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Fujifilm GFX100S: Configuring Shutter AF for Flexibility

This page discusses the best way to configure Shutter AF, which is the setting controlling whether autofocus is initiated when the shutter is pressed.

Many times it is desirable to have AF initiate when pressing the shutter. But there are also many situations when it is undesirable.

Fujifilm makes it a hassle to change the preference by making it unassignable to the Q menu or to My Menu, which makes it a deep dive into the menus:

Set Up => Button/Dial Setting => Shutter AF => AF-S = On | Off

The quickest way to deal with this absurd restriction is to use the Focus Mode Select lever (S/C/M, just to the right of the eyepiece).

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Fujifilm GFX100S Focus Mode Selector lever has 3 settings: {S, C, M}

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