Well, you could hang out in your hotel room, maybe gamble away all your spare cash, OR go on a live shoot with your favorite Instructor!
August 20th, 2019 is your day to get a head start on learning in Vegas! Whether you want to dive deeper into learning software or go on—location for a shoot, our workshops allow for in-depth training in a more intimate setting with your favorite instructors.
Lightpaint the Town with Dave Black | 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Learn lightpainting from Dave Black in the ghost town of Nelson, Nevada. Snacks and transportation will be provided. Participation limited to 40 attendees. To prime your skills before the workshop check out Dave’s lightpainting classes on kelbyone.com.
Each participant will need to bring: your own 35mm DSLR digital camera, XQD, Compact Flash Card or SD Card, short zoom lenses like the 16-35mm or 24mm-70mm, a sturdy tripod, hiking shoes or boots are recommended for the desert terrain, and a headlamp—the class will be working in the dark after sunset. Register Here.
Black & White Desert Landscape with Moose Peterson |4:00am – 12:00pm
Greet the day in the beautiful Red Rock Canyon with Moose Peterson. Learn to capture the beautiful desert landscape, witness a breathtaking sunrise, and tell a story of your adventure. Once the photo shoot is complete everyone will head back to the classroom where Moose will walk you through the post-processing of the images that you just took. Register Here.
Photography & Lighting Simplified with Glyn Dewis | 1:00pm – 5:00pm
In 4 hours, Glyn will take you step-by-step through everything you need to know, both theory and practice, to recreate the lighting of the masters. Study their work and look at their posing and styling. Glyn will show you how to reverse engineer and recreate lighting styles to develop your confidence. You’ll be able to plan a successful photo shoot and create a series of images, ultimately a portfolio you’re proud of—guaranteed! Register Here.
Light on Location with Frank Doorhof | 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Join Frank Doorhof for this interactive workshop where you will learn how to get the perfect shot in any location or situation. Frank will show you how to spice up even the most boring of locations by using props, models and posing techniques, lighting, and strobes. If you ever work on location this is the workshop for you! Register Here.
Master the Dramatic Portrait with Joel Grimes | 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Join Joel Grimes for this interactive workshop where you will learn his 5 go-to lighting techniques to master the dramatic portrait. You’ll leave this workshop with a full understanding of things like; how to choose the right modifier, how to use high-speed sync, and so much more. If you want to take your portrait skills to the next level this workshop is for you. Register Here.
Lightroom Crash Course with Terry White | 1:00pm-5:00pm
Lightroom is the industry standard tool designed to help photographers organize, develop, and share their images with the world. If you are a photographer that is new to the program, or if you have jumped in and started using it without a solid workflow, this class is for you. Terry White will take you through the program from start-to-finish, giving you a solid workflow to get the most out of your photography in no time. Register Here.
Storytelling and Awe with Karen Hutton | 1:00pm-5:00pm
Your story—is unique and simply waiting to be told. It takes a highly specific set of skills, for sure. Karen Hutton’s “Storytelling and Awe” workshop will teach the skills you need to craft an image that tells your story. You’ll have so much fun, your creativity will never want to stop! Register Here.
Attendee Orientation with Larry Becker | 5:15pm – 6:15pm
Don’t miss the best free pre-con workshop! Larry Becker gives insider tips and tricks on how to get the most out of Photoshop World.
No registration required | Free and open to all attendees | On-site | The Mirage Las Vegas, Convention Center
Since you’ll already be in Vegas, surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the world—why not take advantage of it?! You’ll learn so much from a smaller class setting and close instruction by our amazing teachers!
Find a class that caught your eye? Book it before it fills up—you won’t regret it!