SFW Online

Getting the Most from Your Fujifilm GFX Series Camera

with Justin Stailey

July 6 - 16, 2021

Tuesdays and Fridays; 9:30-11:30 am (Mountain Time)

  • Tuition $450.00

Online registration for this program has closed. To check availability or if you would like further information, please call 505-983-1400 ext. 111.

Course Description

Join this workshop, led by Justin Stailey, for the rare opportunity to learn how to get the most from your Fujifilm GFX series camera from someone who knows this camera system better than just about anyone—and also is a great teacher. Designed for photographers who have just purchased a GFX camera, have owned one for a while, or are now considering it; this workshop elevates your technical skills which directly leads to more creative freedom when using the GFX.

As a long-time photographer, experienced educator, and Fujifilm’s Sr. Manager of Product Development for the Digital Camera Division, Justin is uniquely qualified to walk you through the wide range of exciting features to photographers for making still images and video. This workshop helps you understand the best ways to use the over 80 years of color science and medium format sensors used exclusively in Fujifilm GFX. This practical online program takes you deep into the customization and controls of the camera. Justin leads you beyond the instruction manual and guides you to deeper understanding and creative possibilities of the Fujifilm GFX system.

In four group session spread over two weeks, this tech-centric workshop covers a wide range of topics including a thorough review of all the basic user settings and menus for stills and video; understanding film simulations and using picture controls for new creativity; frame rates; silent shooting; ISO options; focus bracketing; manual focusing aids; and auto focus customization and controls. Additionally, Justin covers the native GF mount lenses currently available in addition to variety of adapters that let you use many lenses that you may already own. Exploring the camera’s video features and connecting with the outside world via social media using Camera Remote are just a sampling of the subjects covered in this tech-centric workshop.

Take the next step and get the most from your Fujifilm GFX series camera system with Justin in the lead and by your side.

Many thanks to workshop sponsor

Additional Information

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
All are welcome
What You Should Know:

This program is designed and intended for current owners of a Fujifilm GFX system camera or those interested in learning more about this mirrorless camera system. A working knowledge of basic camera operations is required.

Special Notes:

Class will meet 9:30-11:30 am (Mountain Time) on Tuesdays and Fridays starting July 6 and ending July 16 (four online group sessions). Enrollment is limited to 14 participants.


Zoom Video Conferencing software (available for no charge from Zoom.com) will be used to facilitate the class sessions. Further details will be emailed to registrants.


View updated Withdrawal and Transfer Policies for 2021 online programs.


Santa Fe Workshops always aims to produce a high-quality experience for our online attendees. That said, variables including regional and local internet provider speeds, traffic on Zoom's servers, and your own computing hardware can contribute to a less than ideal streaming event. While we do our best to minimize the impact of these variables, they are outside the control of Santa Fe Workshops.

Policies:

View Withdrawal and Transfer Policies for online programs.

For the convenience of participants, recordings of each class session are posted privately for one month after the end of each session. Santa Fe Workshops takes the recordings down after one month to protect the intellectual property of our instructors.

Categories
Foundation, Technical, The Camera Series
about
Justin Stailey

Justin Stailey, a longtime photographer and professional marketer, currently manages product development and professional relationships at Fujifilm for the award-winning line of GFX and X-Series advanced digital cameras. Justin holds a BA in Professional Photographic Illustration from the Rochester Institute of Technology, and an Associate’s degree in Visual Art and Photography, Architecture and Engineering. Before joining Fujifilm, Justin was a product specialist at Leica from 2007 to 2013, and a product manager at Manfrotto USA/Bogen Imaging from 1999 to 2007. Starting in 2002, Justin expanded his career by consulting with major brands, global agencies, and professional photographers as a lighting and technical field expert.

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