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Farmington
It’s a Go For Launch: Preparing Your 2015 Wedding Season Success
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Course #MI01
Sam Sarkis, M.Photog.Cr.

Every victory begins with detailed planning and specific preparation. Does NASA just roll the space shuttle onto the launch pad and flip a switch? No, they have specific and detailed preparation protocols that they follow each time. To be an award-winning wedding photographer, you want to do the same.

In this course, acclaimed photographer Sam Sarkis gives you the Essential Wedding Guide. Listen and learn as Sam discusses the checklist that every wedding photographer must have. You’ll discuss each key aspect to include, such as:

  • The Runway Style “Roll Out”: This is Sam’s signature method for making his clients feel like celebrities, making their photos are one-of-a-kind. You’ll discuss how to take your style from typical to extraordinary and how to make your clients feel that their wedding images will be like no others.
  • Loading your Wedding Package Payload: Sam will show you how to create profitable wedding packages that inspire with options for every couple, and add-ons that will make your clients feel truly special.
  • Out of this World Album Design: Learn how to create an album design that wows clients, maximizes your creativity and stands out from all the rest.
  • Final Launch Check Details: From the initial booking to the ceremony and reception, discover all the items and checks that Sam covers so that no detail is left to chance.
  • Lighting that Soars: Even if you’ve covered all the other bases, photography is still all about the lighting. Sam will teach you lighting techniques that will create an out of this world wedding experience for your clients.

Bring your laptop, camera and eager attitude to take your business to the stratosphere!

Course Date:Thursday, October 9, 2014

Course Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Items to Bring:laptop, camera equipment

Location:
Sam Sarkis Photography
32733 Grand River
Farmington, MI 48336
248-538-9411

Instructor Contact:
samsarkisphotography@gmail.com
248-538-9411

Instructor Website:
http://www.samsarkisphotography.com


Grand Rapids
Certification: So You’ve Declared Your Candidacy, Now What?
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Course #MI02
Angela Lawson, CPP

So, you’re ready to launch your career to a whole new level? Declaring your candidacy and your commitment to the CPP puts you in a whole new echelon of photographers. And to ensure your certification goes smoothly, we present Angela Lawson – PPA’s CPP guru!

Angela grooms you for your certification by walking you through the new requirements, recommended reading and the exam process so you know what to expect. You’ll review sample images for the mandatory Image Submission review and gain a better understanding of how to prepare your own images. Angela also offers tips on study resources and the types of questions to expect, including sample questions and CPP “quizlets” so you can test your knowledge.

And the CPP is not just about passing the exam – the real fun is in what you can do AFTER you pass and the best way to capitalize on your accomplishment. Angela discusses life post-CPP, so you can formulate the best game plan.

Want those three letters after your name? Then take this course and make it happen!

Course Date:Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Course Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Items to Bring: note-taking materials

Location:
AGL Photography
4160 Lake Michigan Drive NW, Suite D
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
616-667-7221

Instructor Contact:
angela@aglphotography.net
616-667-7221

Instructor Website:
http://www.aglphotography.net


Grand Rapids
Tips and Tricks for a Successful Pet Portrait Session
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Course #MI03
Angela Lawson, CPP

Once upon a time, you never heard of a photographer doing a pet portrait. Now, our furry friends are just as much of the family as anyone, and this is a fast-growing market segment. In this course, Angela Lawson gives you everything you need to become the Pet Whisperer, befriend your clients and wow their owners!

Listen as Angela shares her secrets for working with animals, either separately or as part of the family portrait. Discover tricks that will make the session more successful and result in amazing images. Angela also includes a live demonstration and shows you the things you just can’t get from a book.

Pet photography is not your typical shoot, but with Angela’s experience and knowledge and your entrepreneurial attitude, you’ll conquer this niche market in no time!

Course Date:Thursday, October 9, 2014

Course Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Items to Bring: note-taking materials

Location:
AGL Photography
4160 Lake Michigan Drive NW, Suite D
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
616-667-7221

Instructor Contact:
angela@aglphotography.net
616-667-7221

Instructor Website:
http://www.aglphotography.net


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