Photography Classes, Workshops, Presentations, and Photo Walk Schedule

Here is a list of what’s on the schedule at the moment. New events are added all the time.

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Cellphone-ography

Ramsey Hotel 3230 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN

It is commonly said that the best camera is the one that you have with you. Learn to get the most of the camera that is always there, your cell phone. Hardcore enthusiasts and professionals often turn their noses up at one of the most accessible tools on their belt...often literally. The image above was […]

Free

Commanding Composition

Ramsey Hotel 3230 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN

Photography as an art form has so many aspects -- impact, presentation, technical skills, storytelling, and many others. I have found that composition is the most straightforward aspect to learn to improve your photography quickly. Composition uses various "rules" to control the viewer's experience within the frame and increase visual interest. This is generally not […]

Free

Certified Professional Photographer – how & why

Online

The Certified Professional Photographer designation (CPP) designed by the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) covers the craft and core concepts needed to become a professional photographer. As photography is usually a self-taught craft, there are often holes within our knowledge. The CPP reveals and focuses our attention on these areas. There are many other side […]

Cellphone-ography

UT Conference Center 600 Henley St, Knoxville, TN

It has long been said among photographers that the best camera is the one that you have with you. This has new ramifications with cellphones nearly being attached to our bodies. They are a great tool for easily and quickly grabbing additional attention for your clients. We will be reviewing how you can get the […]

How You Can Start a Love Affair with Your Blog

Online

Everyone knows that you should be doing them but few actually do. I’m talking about blog posts. Why should I write them if I can’t imagine anyone is reading them? And, if no one is reading them, why should I write them? And, if I do write them, how can I get people to read […]

Free

Marketing on a Budget

Online

If you are new to marketing and don't have a budget — or even if you do, if it's not a large one and you want to get more prospects — this is the presentation for you. It will leave you with an action plan to create a marketing campaign built on sweat equity — […]

$30

How to Win Photo Competitions–it’s not what you think

St. John United Methodist Church 3921 Murray Hills Drive, Chattanooga, TN

Ask anyone that has gotten best in show or first place, they probably didn’t think they could have won at some point in their photographic journey. This may be you or you may just want to win more often. Winning contests really isn’t as mysterious as you might think. There are tried and true methods […]

Free

How to Pose an Individual & Judging Photos

Leconte Photographic Society TN

The first hour will be a workshop on posing sitting individuals—let's walk before you run. Bring your cellphone and be prepared to be photographed. We’ll pair into couples and work on posing each other through a systematic approach that uses the tried-and-true cornerstones of posing. We will start with a facial analysis of the subject […]

Free

Product Photography Styling

Online

Having product photography that displays what you have to sell is important. What is more important is having photography that demonstrates why your clients want it and what makes it attractive. Doing this easily and affordably is the trick. Some topics covered in the workshop are: • coming up with a profitable shot list • […]

Free

Fun with Food: Oh, and Photography Too!

Marriott Research Triangle Park 4700 Guardian Drive, Durham, NC

Food photography is more than taking a photo of a delicious meal. It’s a way to stir emotions with beautiful imagery that tells a story and allows the viewer to taste with their eyes. In this hour-and-a-half presentation, I’ll be giving a grand overview of the industry and arming you with additional resources to learn […]

$199

You Can, But Should You? A Look into Photo Ethics

Hilton Bogota Corferias Carrera 37 24-67, Bogota

Just because you can, doesn't mean you should. Ethics is the "moral principles that govern a person's behavior." In this presentation, we'll be discussing the ethics of when and how to take or not take photos. There are various situations to consider, and we'll discuss some guiding principles and review some individual situations. Bring stories […]

Free

Real Estate Photography at the Speed of Light

Online

Hold on to your hats. We’ll cover all the basics of photographing architectural interiors and exteriors primarily for real estate. This presentation will arm you with all the essentials for real estate photography and will be a great starting point if you are going for higher-end architectural work. Don’t blink, though! We’ll start with a […]

Free