In the colorful kingdom of Fujifilm; there live a Portrait King. Its name; the XF 56mm F1.2R. He has been king for very obvious reason in the mirrorless world. A famous household name. Pretty small and lightweight compere with its full frame system from other kingdom. Its has help photographers produce gorgeous and creamy bokeh. Until now; there might be a new King with a slightly longer name. APD, the 3 letter word that represent the pinnacle of a portrait lens? Is it worth $500 premium? The question will be, if you are already the owner of XF 56mm F1.2, will you sell its and buy the APD version? And the other question will be if you don’t own a 56mm and plan to get one, which 56mm should you get? The XF 56mm F1.2 or XF 56mm F1.2 APD. I will take you through the paces and see what is the real difference between this 2 great lens from Fuji and let you make your own decision…….