March 3 - March 5, 2023
at 10:00am -
Sunday, March 5, 2023 at 3:00pm
4779 E Meadows Dr Se
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
David Beckham - Separate Registration for PhotoMax PreCon March 3, 2023, 10:00 AM. PhotoMax March 4, 5, 2023. "Fuzzy" Alan Duenkel. George P. Joell III, CPP, Cr. Karen Walker, M.Photog., M.Artist., Cr., CPP, ACE
David Beckham - Separate Registration for PhotoMax PreCon March 3, 2023. Fashion Posing and Lighting for Seniors. Multiple types of lighting: Studio Strobes, OCF, LED Studio and outside. Multiple modifiers for different effects and results. Hands on class, so bring your cameras and Godox Triggers. Utilize Elements of posing into simple steps to pose any body type in any situation with various Lighting scenarios. We will be using High School models for great photos.
PhotoMax March 4, 5, 2023
"Fuzzy" Alan Duenkel - Mediocre to Marvelous In this fun, highly helpful, and inspiring program, Fuzzy shares in-sights and examples of how he arrives at homes he’s never been to before, then finds unexpected and unusual locations to make magic happen. He’ll help you see with new eyes and gain confidence to trust yourself that you too can perform this photographic alchemy.
George P. Joell III, CPP, Cr. - Photographing People of Various Skin Tones and Color. I will share my techniques and tips for getting the perfect exposure regardless of the texture and color to their skin. We will discuss how to light and pose people to avoid over and under exposure. We will also discuss how to expose for the environment, clothing, and the skin tones. This class will be in a lecture and demonstration format.
Karen Walker, M.Photog., M.Artist., Cr., CPP, ACE, Photo Restoration. As professional photographers, we have the honor of preserving family memories for future generations. But we can also use our skills to help clients preserve their family history from past generations. In this class, we'll cover everything from handling fragile old photos and making a good digital file to helping clients organize their family photo archive. Karen will demonstrate some simple Photoshop methods for improving damaged photos, then take a deep dive into more advanced techniques for fixing severely damaged photos. We'll also explore how restoring your clients’ old photos can boost your existing portrait or wedding business. Karen will also share some thoughts on the print competition restoration category.