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Palmyra   
Low-Cost LED Lighting
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Course #NY01
D. Brent Walton, Cr.Photog., CPP

Good lighting equipment can cost you a fortune – but it doesn’t have to! In this course, you’ll learn how to create incredible lighting setups with inexpensive, easily available LED lighting.
 
Discuss various types of LED lights – both A.C and battery powered – that are available at your local hardware stores. Explore how to use these for in-studio or on location lighting to capture awesome images for your clients.  Learn how to retrofit your studio’s monolights with LEDs and how to even determine the color temperature of the LED lights. If you thought you had to have expensive lighting to take state of the art photographs, think again! Instructor Brent Walton is here to show you how to capture great portraits on any budget!

Course Date: Saturday, May 21, 2016

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: Camera, charged battery, memory cards, note taking materials, tripod (optional), money for lunch

Location:
Beckwith Mansion
213 W Main Street
Palmyra, NY 14522
925-759-3002

Instructor Contact:
brent@dbwalton.com
925-759-3002

Instructor Website:
dbwalton.com


Deer Park
Camera Motion - Video for Still Photographers
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Course #NY02
Marque DeWinter

What happens when a client asks, “Can you shoot video?” Well, after this class, the answer will always be, “Why, of course!”

Spend the day with Marque DeWinter as you learn what you need to do and change so that you can switch from still to camera motion, easily and effectively. Discuss camera settings and continuous light. Learn framing and delivery formats. In this informative workshop, you’ll have lecture and hands-on practice and when you walk away, you’ll have the confidence and knowledge to give your clients everything they want.

Course Date: Sunday, May 15, 2016

Course Hours: 10am - 5:30pm

Items to Bring: Either a DSLR capable of video or a video camera, pen & notebook, money for lunch.

Location:
Image Engine Studios
44 W. Jefryn Blvd. - Studio D
Deer Park, NY 11729
888-631-4450

Instructor Contact:
contact@imageenginestudios.com
888-631-4450

Instructor Website:
imageenginestudios.com


Williamsville
The Magic is in the Lighting! Tips and Techniques to Take Your Portraits to the Next Level
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Course #NY03
Joan Seamans, CPP
Gary Nizinski

Are you ready to take it up a notch? If you said “Yes”, then this is your way!

Spend the day with Instructors Joan Seamans and Gary Nizinski as you master lighting techniques that will change your portraiture! Discuss a myriad of scenarios as Joan and Gary walk you through each one. You’ll cover it all -- from the basics of working with natural light and reflectors all the way up to multiple light setups. Explore lighting ratios and direction of light and see these demonstrated to understand the effects they have. You’ll have the chance to work with live models both in studio and outside, on location, as you apply and practice your new skills.

Learn how to master and manipulate these lighting techniques for images that will impress!

Course Date: Monday, May 16, 2016

Course Hours: 10am - 5:30pm

Items to Bring: Camera and any reflectors, flashes or lighting equipment you use outside, thumb drive to download images for review, note taking materials, money for lunch

Location:
Short Street Photographers
5750 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221
716-633-5900

Instructor Contact:
shortstreetphotographers@hotmail.com
716-633-5900

Instructor Website:
shortstreetphotographers.com


Williamsville
What Should I Charge? Business Concepts to Help You Support Yourself and Your Family as a Photographer
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Course #NY04
Joan Seamans, CPP
Gary Nizinski

You may have started out because of your love of the art, but if you’re a creative soul who also wants to make this a career, this is THE course for you!

In this course, Instructors Joan and Gary teach you what you need to know about pricing and profitability so you can succeed at your craft. Break down cost of sales and discover how this relates to your business. Analyze elements like time spent, materials and overhead so you understand your price structure. You’ll even delve into how to design products and collections with profitability in mind. Best of all, you’ll have the opportunity to go over personal goals and walk away with a plan to achieve these.

Photography and profitability can go hand-in-hand – this is your way to make it happen!

Course Date: Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Course Hours:
10am - 5:30pm

Items to Bring:
Laptop, note taking materials, all vendor and pricing information (What do things cost you in order to sell portraits?), business expense information (Expenses you have as a photographer such as rent, software costs, internet etc. These expenses are there whether you sell a photo or not), all of your current pricing information (What are you charging now?), information on the products you currently sell, money for lunch

Location:
Short Street Photographers
5750 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221
716-633-5900

Instructor Contact:
shortstreetphotographers@hotmail.com
716-633-5900

Instructor Website:
shortstreetphotographers.com


Ripley
Bombshell Boudoir, the Rust and Lace Edition
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Course #NY05
Dana Nordlund, Cr.Photog., CPP
Stephanie Cunningham, Cr.Photog., CPP

This class takes boudoir photography places you probably haven’t gone before! Join Dana and Stef as you step back in time and explore the nostalgia and romance of Bombshell Boudoir: rusted trucks, lace and all!

Step back in time as you delve into vintage style pinup portraits and classic boudoir photography amongst a graveyard of classic vehicles. Discuss lighting technique, including the combination of natural and artificial light to make your photos pop! Explore posing, styling and costuming so that your model looks and feels her best during the shoot. This class is bringing sexy back in a fun, exciting experience that both you and your clients will love!
 
Why blend in when you can stand out?

NOTE: There will be a back-up plan in case the weather doesn’t cooperate.

Course Date: Sunday, May 22, 2016

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: Camera gear, comfortable clothing since we will be outside on location, laptop (optional), money for lunch

Location:
Cunningham Photography
9273 E. Lake Rd
Ripley, NY 14775
716-736-9669

Instructor Contact:
info@dananordlund.com
shutter@hughes.net
716-489-7163
716-736-9669

Instructor Website:
dananordlund.com
cunninghamportraits.photoreflect.com


Claverack
Making Award Winning Images
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Course #NY06
Ken Bovat, M.Photog.Cr.

Award-winning images just don’t happen by chance. They take technique, talent and much, much practice.  In this course, you’ll start with posing and lighting. You’ll learn what works and why. You’ll take the fundamentals of photography and apply them properly. Then, discuss the image competition – what you should expect and what you need to do to prepare. Round out the day with Photoshop techniques that help you produce an image that gets noticed. From behind the camera to in front of the computer, learn what it takes to dazzle at competition!

Course Date: Monday, May 9, 2016

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: money for lunch, images that you are working on for image competition.

Location:
Photo-Art Studio in Claverack
76 Old Lane
Claverack, NY 12513
518-851-6600

Instructor Contact:
bovatphotoart@aol.com
518-851-6600

Instructor Website:
bovat.com


Vestal
Portrait Lighting: Certification and Beyond
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Course #NY07
Nancy Basmann, M.Photog., CPP

Whether you’re getting ready for the Certification exam or just want to improve your lighting skills, this course is great preparation and hands-on practice. Work with Instructor Nancy Basmann as you explore metering and how to measure the lighting ratio. Explore hyperfocal distance and various lighting modifiers. Discuss light design and corrective lighting. Tethering, color calibration, triggering; softboxes, beauty dishes and barn doors; studio strobes and outdoor lighting – if it has to do with making or creating light, you’ll cover it.  

If you’re serious about taking your skills to the next level, this workshop is your way to do it.
 
NOTE: We will reference Steve Kozak’s “Preparing for PPA Certification.” Students are welcome to review or read it beforehand.

Course Date: Sunday, May 22, 2016

Course Hours: 10am - 6pm

Items to Bring: a sack lunch or snacks. Please bring to class: camera with hotshoe, lens (preferably including the range 70mm-135mm), tripod.

Location:
Nancy Basmann Photography
4816 Country Club Rd
Vestal, NY 13850
607-772-0185

Instructor Contact:
nancy@nancybasmann.com
607-731-1626

Instructor Website:
nancybasmann.com


 


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