Contents – Mastering the Fuji X100

Contents

FOREWORD

1 THE BASICS

Overview of the controls / Color code of the LED /
Navigating the menus / The camera’s menus /
“Selected” menu options / Firmware / SD cards / Battery /
Figures / Images / Shooting menu / Playback menu / Setup menu

2 SHOOTING WITH THE X100

2.1   A FEW TIPS TO GET STARTED

2.2   THE LCD MONITOR AND
THE HYBRID VIEWFINDER

The optical viewfinder / The digital viewfinder /
The LCD monitor / Image playback

2.3   EXPOSURE: THE PLAY OF APERTURE AND TIME

Aperture-priority AE / Shutter-priority AE / Program AE /
Manual exposure / Color codes / Light metering /
Multi metering / Spot metering /Average metering /
Exposure compensation / Correct exposure with the live
histogram and exposure compensation

2.4   SHARP IMAGES: FOCUSING WITH THE X100

Manual focus (MF) / Single autofocus (AF-S) /
Continuous autofocus (AF-C) / Focusing in the dark /
AFL/AEL button

2.5   ISO, SENSITIVITY, AND NOISE BEHAVIOR

ISO auto control / Noise reduction

2.6   IMAGE QUALITY:
CONVENIENCE OR FLEXIBILITY?

RAW format / JPEG format / JPEG and RAW /
Fine or normal / Image size / RAW button

2.7   SHOOTING WITH NEUTRAL COLORS, OR HOW TO
SET YOUR WHITE BALANCE PROPERLY

Automatic recognition / Presettings / Custom setting / WB shift

2.8   THE RIGHT JPEG SETTINGS

Film simulation / Color films / Black-and-white options /
Sepia / Color / Sharpness / Contrast / Highlight tone /
Shadow tone / Profile / A profile for a RAW shooter /
Color space

2.9   ACCOMMODATING A LARGE DYNAMIC RANGE

Dynamic range with JPEGs / ISO speed and the dynamic range
function
/ Dynamic range with RAW files / Expose to the right—a quick aside / Using the DR function

2.10 SERIES, BRACKETING, PANORAMAS, AND MOVIES

Single exposure / Continuous shooting / Auto exposure
bracketing
/ ISO BKT / Film simulation bracketing /
Dynamic range bracketing / Motion panorama / Movie

2.11 MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY

2.12 USING FLASH WITH THE X100

Automatic flash / Forced flash / Suppressed flash /
Slow synchro flash / Using the flash creatively with the X100 /
Setting the flash / External flashes

2.13 LAST BUT NOT LEAST

ND filter / Self-timer / Fn button / Quick start mode /
OVF power save mode / Image editing with the X100

3 ACCESSORIES

LC-X100 leather case / Lens hood LH-X100 / External flashes /
EF-20 / EF-42 / Accessories from other manufacturers

INDEX