One of the things many photography enthusiasts like about the LX100 is that it behaves like their larger “daily driver” cameras. We don’t have to give up many features we’re used to on our big DSLRs in order to shoot with the LX100. This chapter explores settings you might be surprised to find on a point-and-shoot camera.

Get in Focus

The LX100 has most of the Auto Focus (AF) options you would find on any DSLR or mirrorless camera. Let’s examine some AF tools you may be familiar with, along with some tricks you might not know.


In chapter 1, we briefly discussed the focus selector switch (figure 3-1), which is found on the lens barrel. This allows you to easily switch between Manual Focus, Auto Focus, and Macro ...

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