Fujifilm to Host “Fujikina” Photo Festival in New York This Fall
Fujifilm will host what it describes as a free “interactive festival” for anyone interested in photography in September in New York. Called Fujifinathe event changes location from its traditional home in Tokyo, Japan.
The company says this “dynamic and curated public event” will showcase the power of image-making through a series of special exhibitions of selected works by what it describes as an emerging generation of image-makers. , a list of which can be found on Fujifilm’s blog.
“We are thrilled and honored to welcome Fujikina to New York, which has such a rich history of showing Fujifilm’s support and celebration of the arts. We are excited to make the city a big part of our customers’ experience,” said Victor Ha, Vice President, Electronic Imaging and Optical Devices, Fujifilm North America Corporation.
“Demonstrating Fujifilm’s ongoing commitment to storytelling, Fujikina New York will be part tactile, part educational and part exhibition – a veritable festival for the imaging community and anyone interested in the art of storytelling. visual.
Fujifilm says the event will consist of a mix of hands-on seminars and workshops with creators who will share experiences, techniques and perspectives on various styles of image-making, such as portraiture, photojournalism, landscape and other disciplines. As planned, the event will also serve as a venue for attendees to test out various Fujifilm cameras and lenses.
The company also plans to organize several photo walks which will be led by Fujifilm photography experts who will teach techniques for capturing different types of photos and will be allowed to practice these techniques using digital cameras and digital cameras. Fujifilm lenses on loan.
Fujikina is also taking place to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Fujifilm X mount, and in honor of this milestone, the company will present a special project that features images and stories from 10 female image-makers with varied backgrounds and skills. . .
Fujikina is scheduled to take place at Glass House in New York on September 10, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. There is no cost associated with the event and those interested can register on Fujifilm website. Detailed information on seminars, workshops and speakers can be found at the Fujikina information page.