• X-Trans™* CMOS III & X-Processor Pro
  • New In-body image stabilization
  • New Feather-touch shutter button
  • New Film Simulation "ETERNA"
  • New Flickering reduction
  • Weather resistant structure

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Imaging

The FUJIFILM X-H1 uses the APS-C size X-Trans™ CMOS III sensor (24.30 million pixels, without low-pass filter) and the high-speed image processing engine X-Processor Pro. When used in combination with the extremely high-quality FUJINON lens, as well as the unique color reproduction technology developed by FUJIFILM more than 8 decades ago, the FUJIFILM X-H1 produces outstanding, unrivaled quality images recording the finest details of the subject including its texture, three-dimensional structure and even the atmosphere and vibe of a particular scene.

 

Control

The first internal in-body image stabilization (IBIS) system to feature in an X Series camera, harnesses three axial accelerometers, three axial Gyro sensors, and a specially developed dual-processor. Combined, this achieves the high speed of approximately 10,000 calculations per second. When unified with compensating mechanisms, results in uncompromising image quality and precision with performance.

 

Colors

With Film Simulations, you can apply colors and tones that match your artistic intentions to your pictures, as if choosing different special effect photographic films. The FUJIFILM X-H1 comes with sixteen Film Simulation modes, which Fujifilm has uniquely created based on the color-presentation philosophy and know-how the company has developed through more than 80 years of photo film production.

 

Movie

The FUJIFILM X-H1 is the first camera in the X Series to include ETERNA, a new film simulation ideal for shooting movies. This mode simulates cinematic film, creating understated colors and rich shadow tones, greatly enhancing creative freedom during post-processing.

 

Functions

Flicker reduction modes are essential for indoor sport photography, and the FUJIFILM X-H1 achieves this using a mirrorless camera, allowing for stable exposure during burst shots even under fluorescent and mercury lighting.

 

X Mount Lens

The very latest digital technologies have been used to develop X Mount lenses, which offer high-precision optical designs to deliver the highest possible image quality. The current line-up of lenses ranges from ultra wide-angle to super-telephoto lenses. These lenses bring out the very best image quality from the FUJIFILM X-H1.

 

System

The FUJIFILM X-H1 has advanced features to support professional workflow, including the data communications function, multi-flash lighting suppor t and compatibility with various software products.

X-Trans™* CMOS III Sensor

The FUJIFILM X-H1 features the 24.3MP APS-C sensor "X-Trans CMOS III", which delivers images with enriched depth. The use of aperiodic color filter array minimizes moiré and false colors even without an optical low-pass filter. When combined with XF lenses, specifically designed for this series of cameras, the sensor achieves outstanding descriptive performance.

X-Processor Pro

The "X-Processor Pro" is a processing engine that draws out the maximum capability of the "X-Trans CMOS III" high-performance sensor. Its use of large built-in memory and advanced processing power boost the camera's speed and precision performance in interval shooting, shutter release time lag, AF, continuous shooting, live view display, etc. The processor also supports the Boost Mode for the vertical power booster grip, VPB-XH1, enhancing the camera's performance to another level

Autofocus

The FUJIFILM X-H1 boasts autofocus performance with enhanced capability to track a moving subject. With 91 focus points (up to 325 points), the camera has a phase detection AF area that covers 50% (side to side) and 75% (top to bottom) of the frame to achieve fast and accurate autofocus. The phase detection's AF range has been expanded by 1.5 stops from the previous 0.5EV to -1EV, while the minimum aperture requirement is also improved from F8 to F11. Enhanced AF-C performance during zooming means the camera can handle sports with erratic subject movements, and capture a subject with fine textures such as a distant animal, with an advanced level of precision.

AF-C Custom Setting

Tracking Sensitivity

Speed Tracking Sensitivity

Zone area Switching

The FUJIFILM X-H1 offers three user-adjustable parameters for determining focusing characteristics to make it easier to accurately track a moving subject in the AF-C Mode. There are presets to suit different types of scenes, or you can determine your own custom setting.

 
SET 1 Basic
SET 2 Ignoring obstacles
SET 3 Accelerating / decelerating subjects
SET 4 Subjects that suddenly come into the frame
SET 5 Erratically moving subjects
SET 6 Custom

AF Operation Systems

Focus Lever for quick operations

AF-ON button positioned near your thumb

Your index finger can concentrate on delicate shutter release actions.

The FUJIFILM X-H1 features a Focus Lever for quickly changing focus point selection in eight directions. You can intuitively move the focus point while keeping your eye on the viewfinder (or by touch panel operation on the rear LCD monitor). The dedicated "AF-ON" button is positioned where your right thumb is placed, so that the focus point can be adjusted with the thumb, while the index finger can concentrate on delicate shutter release actions.

Notes

  • *X-Trans is a trademark or registered trademark of FUJIFILM Corporation.
  • **When using the Boost Mode with a power booster grip
  • ***When using the electronic shutter: Up to 11 fps when using the mechanical shutter (when the Boost Mode with a power booster grip is enabled)

Body

Tough and durable camera body

The FUJIFILM X-H1's body is made of magnesium alloy, 25% thicker than previous models. The lens mount's structure has been revised to achieve a compact and lightweight design that is also of high precision and more resistant to shock or damage than other models in the X Series. It is also resistant to dust and moisture, capable of working at temperatures as low as -10°C. The grain size of the exterior coating has been improved to achieve scratch resistance equivalent to 8H surface hardness.

Device

New In-body image stabilization

Sensor unit that cancels vibration with fast processing and linear drive

For the first time in the X Series, the FUJIFILM X-H1 has an image stabilization mechanism built in. A three-axis accelerometer, a three-axis gyro sensor and a dedicated dual processor work together to carry out processing and correction approximately 10,000 times every second to achieve image stabilization performance with advanced speed and precision. The correction is based on five axes (up and down / right and left pitch, yaw angle and optical axis rotation) to achieve more than five-stop (up to the equivalent of 5.5 stops* ) image stabilization when the camera is fitted with any FUJINON lens that does not feature the optical image stabilization functionality. This complements FUJIFILM X-H1's performance in low-light conditions or when shooting active scenes.

New Shutter shock absorption mechanism

Shock absorption suspension implemented in shutter unit

The top plate of the FUJIFILM X-H1's shutter unit is equipped with suspension for absorbing delicate shock generated by the operation of the mechanical shutter. This minimizes camera shake risks to maximize the effect of image stabilization. The mechanism reduces shutter noise to the lowest level in the history of X Series, making the camera a perfect choice when silent operation is desired, e.g. when photographing wildlife, stage performances or wedding ceremonies.

New Feather-touch shutter button

Leaf-spring switch
Firm-hold design allowing the index finger to concentrate on shutter release actions

The FUJIFILM X-H1 is equipped with the new feather-touch shutter button that can respond to delicate shutter release actions to capture all photographic opportunities. When combined with the firm-hold design of the grip, the shutter button controls camera shake for fast-response operability.

Electronic viewfinder

The FUJIFILM X-H1 has a large, class-leading 3.69-million-dot high-resolution electronic viewfinder with the magnification ratio of 0.75x, boasting a display time lag of just 0.005 sec, and a refresh rate of up to 100fps. It is approximately 1.6 times brighter than previous models, enabling subject capture and focus adjustment with greater precision. The eye sensor, for automatically switching between rear monitor display and viewfinder display, responds around 2 times faster than previous models for enhanced usability.

Interface

Operability

Dedicated operation dials are provided to control main exposure settings, such as shutter speed, ISO sensitivity and Drive Mode. For the first time in the X Series, the FUJIFILM X-H1's top plate features a sub LCD monitor (1.28 inch), displaying main settings as well as detailed information including exposure compensation and white balance. Shutter speed, exposure, ISO sensitivity and exposure compensation can be controlled with the front and rear dials alone, giving users operability options to suit their preference.

Rear monitor

The rear 3.0-inch 1.04-million-dot LCD monitor can be tilted by 90 degrees upwards, 45 degrees downwards and 60 degrees to the right for easy high-angle / low-angle / vertical low-angle shooting. The use of the capacitive touch panel facilitates intuitive touch-screen operations for focus point selection, etc.

Film Simulation

Velvia

CLASSIC CHROME

PRO Neg. Hi

ACROS

With Film Simulations, you can apply colors and tones that match your artistic intentions to your pictures, as if choosing different special effect photographic films. The FUJIFILM X-H1 comes with sixteen Film Simulation modes, which Fujifilm has uniquely created based on the color-presentation philosophy and know-how the company has developed through more than 80 years of photo film production.

New Film Simulation "ETERNA"

The FUJIFILM X-H1 features the "ETERNA" mode, a new Film Simulation mode suitable for video recording, simulating the output of cinematographic films. Characterized by subdued color presentations and rich shadow tones, this mode can be used at 400% Dynamic Range (equivalent to approximately 12 stops) to attain video recording with a high degree of perfection while substantially reducing color-grading workload in post processing.

DCI 4K(4096x2160)

The X-H1 supports the digital cinema aspect ratio (17:9), and records high-quality video at a high bit rate of 200 Mbps. You can use the highest ISO 25600, a low shutter speed of 1/4 sec, and even Film Simulation modes in video, enabling diverse video expressions. A premium sound microphone (24bit / 48KHz) is built in, which means you don't need extra equipment to record sound in high-resolution quality.

High dynamic range "F-Log" log-gamma option

The dynamic range "F-Log" log-gamma option* is available for recording and uncompressed output to external equipment. It supports "color grading," which refers to post-shooting processing of colors and tones for artistic videography. The long-awaited addition of the Film Simulation lookup table (for ETERNA) has increased freedom in post-processing.

High-speed video recording

The FUJIFILM X-H1 supports 120p / 100p high-speed video recording (Full HD, 2x / 4x / 5x slow motion), creating slow-motion video with an artistic impact, broadening your scope of videographic expressions.

Silent video operation

The Silent Video Operation function allows you to control settings such as aperture, shutter speed, ISO sensitivity and white balance with silent touch-panel operations on the rear monitor, preventing the camera from picking up operation noise from buttons and dials during video recording.

Cinema Lens

MKX18-55mmT2.9

MKX50-135mmT2.9

FUJINON Cine Lenses are used to shoot movies, commercials, and television dramas all over the world. These lenses have world-class performance and quality ingrained in their DNA. They are now available in X Mount version with the new MKX Series. MKX lenses have excellent optical performance, lightweight and compactness and are available in both standard zoom 18-55mm and telephoto zoom 50-135mm focal lengths. Both lenses feature a consistent T2.9 speed for shallow depth of field and beautiful bokeh effects.

 

Remote shooting

The FUJIFILM X-H1 supports remote shooting, using a smartphone or tablet*. You can use your smart device to check preview, control shooting settings, and view / transfer photographs taken.

Wireless communications

The FUJIFILM X-H1 can be paired up with a computer, tablet or smartphone via Bluetooth®** to maintain constant connectivity for automatic transfer of photographs as you shoot.

Flickering reduction

The FUJIFILM X-H1 has the Flickering Reduction function for controlling exposure and color instability caused by flickering of AC-powered fluorescent lights. The function detects light flicker rate and automatically controls shutter timing to coincide with peak brightness, thereby achieving exposure stability in indoor sports photography (except when using the electronic shutter).

Notes

  • *You must install the free app "FUJIFILM Camera Remote" on your smart device to use this function.
  • **The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by FUJIFILM Corporation is under license.

Red Badge Zoom

Of the diverse lineup of FUJINON lenses, Red Badge zooms, namely XF16-55mmF2.8 R LM WR, XF50-140mmF2.8 R LM OIS WR and XF100-400mmF4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR are the perfect fit for FUJIFILM X-H1. Add the Vertical Power Booster Grip to the body to hold the camera more comfortably, while making toughness features available for the entire system. Advanced response performance, including high-speed AF and fast continuous shooting, allows you to capture scenes of ultimate difficulty.

X Mount Lens

Every facet of the development and design of Fujifilm's original X Mount began with a clean slate. The result was the marriage of high-precision optical engineering with the latest digital technology. From the acclaimed high resolution XF lens series to the compact portability of the XC lens series, each lens exploits the full potential of the X Mount's descriptive performance.

 

System Chart

Accessories

Clip-on Flash

The EF-X500 (optional) is a powerful high-performance clip-on flash unit with the guide number of 50. It supports the wireless Master / Remote modes, allowing users to set up multi-flash lighting. Its FP lighting (high-speed synchronization) capability enables the use of fast shutter speed or wide-open aperture in flash photography for bokeh (out-of-focus) background.

Vertical Power Booster Grip

The VPB-XH1, a vertical power booster grip specifically designed for the FUJIFILM X-H1, is dust and moisture-resistant, similar to the camera body. When loaded with two batteries, it increases the maximum number of frames that can be shot per charge to approximately 900. Activating its Boost Mode enhances the camera's performance including the continuous shooting speed. The grip's layout of the shutter button, focus lever and other buttons simulate that of the camera body for smooth switchover to vertical shooting. Equipped with built-in battery-charging functionality, the grip can charge bat teries, using the AC adapter supplied. It also features a headphone jack, which is useful during video recording.

Tether shooting

When compatible software is installed on your Mac or Windows computer, you can conduct tether shooting, with the camera tethered to the computer either by cable or wirelessly, creating professional shooting environment.

FUJIFILM X Acquire

FUJIFILM X Acquire is tethering software that allows users to connect FUJIFILM X-H1 to a Mac or PC via USB cable or via Wi-Fi®* for direct transferring and saving of captured images onto the computer. Users can select file types for saving onto the memory card in the camera, and for transferring and saving onto the computer either in RAW or JPEG format.

Download FUJIFILM X Acquire

"FUJIFILM Tether Plugin PRO" for Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® Classic CC / 6 (Optional)**

A plug-in to allow Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® users to tether the FUJIFILM X-H1 to a computer, using a USB cable or via Wi-Fi® and directly save pictures on the computer or control the camera from it. In addition to the functions available in the standard version of the Tether Shooting Plug-in for Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom®, this PRO version allows you to view the photographs you have taken on your computer, and displays the Control Panel window on the computer to enable a variety of camera controls. The conventional Lightroom tethering plug-in forces you to wait until your picture is transferred, saved and registered with Lightroom before it is displayed on the screen for checking. The Control Panel window in the PRO version displays pictures faster for quick viewing. The Control Panel window also supports Live View as well as offers a multitude of camera controls such as exposure settings, bracketing, interval photography, overlay check and backup/restoration of camera settings.

HS-V5 (Optional)***

Use HS-V5 for Windows® software to tether the FUJIFILM X-H1 using a USB cable or via Wi-Fi®. This enables you to directly save pictures on to a computer or control the camera from the computer. The Hyper-Utility3 software, which comes with the software, allows you to view the photographs you have taken on your computer. With the software, you can analyze images based on information it displays such as histogram, highlight warnings and tags, evaluate images by displaying two images side by side for comparison and sort/organize images with the Marker function.

RAW Conversion

The environment for processing RAW files has been enhanced to support professional workflow and facilitate advanced image creation. The FUJIFILM X-H1 offers in-camera RAW processing functionality, which is useful in active and minimal working conditions, as well as supporting the following software:

RAW FILE CONVERTER EX 2.0 powered by SILKYPIX

Use the RAW FILE CONVERTER EX 2.0 powered by SILKYPIX to convert RAW files taken with the FUJIFILM X-H1. Various image settings and Film Simulation modes can be altered.

Download RAW FILE CONVERTER EX 2.0 powered by SILKYPIX

Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® / Adobe® Photoshop® CC (Optional)

Use Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® or Adobe® Photoshop® CC to process your RAW files and save them as JPEG, TIFF, etc. on your computer. It allows more refined or bolder adjustments than the in-camera RAW Converter and maintains the use of Film Simulation modes.

In-Camera RAW Conversion Function

The FUJIFILM X-H1 features in-camera RAW conversion capability. RAW conversion can be performed in the field without a computer. Exposure compensation, white balance, image quality and other in-camera settings can all be easily changed. You can even apply a Film Simulation mode of your choice to RAW images.

FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO

FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO enables photographers to quickly and easily convert RAW files with outstanding image quality, once a camera is connected to a Mac or PC via USB cable. Exceptional image quality is retained, as the FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO system utilizes the X-Processor Pro in the camera instead of the CPU in the computer.

Download FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO

Notes

  • *Wi-Fi® is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.
  • **Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 6 or Classic CC is required. The compatible OS is same as that of Lightroom. To use on macOS Sierra, Lightroom should be upgraded to 6.7 or later / Classic CC.
  • ***After purchasing the HS-V5, download the latest version from the page below to upgrade.
    Tethered Shooting Software HS-V5 for Windows® Updater