In approaching this, I have started with the button settings and then we'll move onto the menus. But if you tackle it in chunks it is not too bad and it will help you gain control over your camera. It’s packed with clear tutorials and examples, with over 900 tips, tricks, and tweaks to help you master photography with your X-H1. In my honest opinion, and largely one of the reasons I made the switch to Fuji, the beauty of the X System is that they have engineered cameras for photographers, that once set-up properly, magically get out of the way of making images. Then you still have the option of Adobe RGB. I had the same thoughts you did about sRGB vs Adobe RGB. Scott: Thanks so much! Which is why I said change to sRGB before editing if that will be your output. The live view size is 1024 x 768. Focusing: I switch between S, C, and Manual focus depending largely on what I am shooting. Let me ask if someone has experienced something similar. The C Focus Mode continually seeks focus and is good for moving objects. I keep this eBook PDF in Dropbox on my laptop, tablet and iPhone so it is always within reach as I travel. Many of us thought it would be called the X-T40 (similar to what happened between the X-T3 and X-T4), but Fujifilm is very particular about their camera body design … But if I need a quick bracket set I can switch to this in the Drive Mode. Bob, Just bought my XT2 and loving this info, certainly helps as the learning curve from xpro1 is possibly greater than moving to that from canon, many thanks. This book should come bundled with every X-T2 camera!! Fine art nature, landscape and street photographer. Mine begins in 1989. Thanks so much Gary. Robert, The “T” and Front Command Dial method of choosing SS is fast and really helpful. – Sergio Donadeo, “The book is really (can’t put it down) really great … such a relief to find a friendly conversational style of writing (so different from the manual).” – Roland Herrera, “Thanks very much. (Click here to order). It is the Manual on Steroids and much more… In it, I assume you are a photographer, so I don’t dive in to the basics of photography (except in an Appendix). I almost always shoot in Manual Mode, and to be clear I set the Aperture, the ISO, and the Shutter Speed. In case of Windows (Internet Explorer / FireFox / Google Chrome), hold down the “Control” key and “F5” key. Thanks so much. Fujifilm have taken advantage of the X-H1's bigger body and handgrip to offer this feature, but while it's undeniably very convenient to be able to check the camera's key settings with a quick glance at the top LCD, it's not all good news, as the X-T2's dedicated exposure compensation dial has been completely removed on the X-H1 (as it also was on the GFX 50S). Conversion from Adobe RGB to sRGB does not “mess up the ENTIRE color range” of an image, don’t be so dramatic. This is quite handy for micro manipulation of the Histogram. Or, purchase a printed copy in either Color or B&W. Thank you. Function Buttons: The Function Buttons are a way for you to customize the settings you want close at hand. And in order to do that you need to learn the operations of your camera system forwards and backwards, develop an understanding of how you want to approach your photography, and then practice until it becomes automatic. In some cases, this ring has marked aperture values, but in others, it doesn’t. Rick Berger, Just a quick note to say how useful your book has proved to be. The camera will lock focus at that point and you can then press the shutter button as many times as you wish without the camera changing focus. Additionally I have the Composition Grid set in thirds. The Most Comprehensive Guide on the X-Pro2, The Complete Guide to Sony’s Alpha 58 SLT Camera. Your email address will not be published. I can tell you that when I figured out the “T” and how it could speed up my process I was hooked. Fujifilm X-T3 review; Aperture is controlled using a ring on the lens. Windows. Robert, thank you for taking the time to write such a thorough article. I think setting Function Buttons comes down to your personal way of shooting and camera operations you want at your fingertips. The reason for this is simple; no matter which camera I grab out of the bag, I know what the settings are and that the two camera bodies will function in the same way. Hi Robert I’ve gotten a bit into the eBook and very much enjoy the writing style and content, especially the tips.” – Jerry Jackson, Just want to let you know that I’m finding your new XPro2 ebook extremely helpful, and this after using my XPro2 camera for 3 1/2 weeks in Europe. This is a very complete document, that is extremely useful. So this will be one shot at my defined exposure, then at shot 1-Stop Under, and a shot that is 1-Stop over. You can assign the various FN Buttons by going to the Set Up Menu > Button/Dial Setting > FN/AE-L/AF-L Button Setting, and work through the diagrams. If you’re uncertain in any way about even one thing your X-H1 does, then save time and money and grab this book.