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It's also a fantastic way to re-acquaint yourself
with one of the finest photographic continuing education venues in the country.

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upcoming webinars

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Monday, JANUARY 25, 2021 8 PM ET
PORTRAITURE - "family and children"
FREE (available to the FIRST 100 ATTENDEES only)     

Do you want to take your family portrait images from GOOD to AMAZING? Do you have trouble posing individuals and groups? Do you need a little more "oomph" in the look of your images? This webinar is a sneak peek into the week-long class with the the fantastically talented ELIZABETH HOMAN. The class is for anyone wanting the techniques and skills to make great children and family portraits clients will love. In both classroom studio and location settings, Texas based photographer, ELIZABETH HOMAN, will teach you techniques in lighting, posing, composing, marketing, sales, pricing and more. As a woman pioneering the mostly male dominated portrait world nearly 30 years ago, Elizabeth knows what it takes to have a successful photography business. ELIZABETH HOMAN will share her pioneering story - her failures and successes - to help you take your photography business from "now to wow".

ELIZABETH HOMAN and her husband Trey own and operate Artistic Images in San Antonio, Texas where they have enjoyed a hugely successful studio for the past 28 years. Their studio is located on 2.5 wooded acres where they have a gorgeous portrait garden with some one-of-a-kind features that their clients love. Elizabeth has won countless awards for her portraiture, including her wedding and portrait albums. Elizabeth has been selected as PPA's Photographer of the year for the past six years as well as a PPA Elite member. Elizabeth is also a member of The Camera Craftsmen of America. She and Trey have 3 teenage sons, one with special needs, who keep them very busy when they are not at the studio. They love this industry and love to share their knowledge by teaching seminars and workshops throughout the US and abroad.

Monday, FEBRUARY 15, 2021 8 PM ET
PHOTOGRAPHY - "lighting, posing, composition & more"
FREE (available to the FIRST 100 ATTENDEES only)     

Do you want to learn the fundamentals of lighting? Are you stressed out when posing people and groups? Do you have trouble with creating "eye appeal" in an image? This webinar is an entree into the full week workshop with the legendary HANSON FONG. The class will teach you the bedrock of great lighting. posing and composition. In the studio and on-location, California based photographer, HANSON FONG, will show you how. If you want to create a foundation of skills and confidence to make portraits that are well lit, stylishly posed, and properly composed, spend a week with the legendary HANSON FONG, as he teaches you the techniques you will use time and time again to make images your clients will love. HANSON will share his pioneering techniques on all things 'portrait', so you can feel the confidence of creating stunning images any time, any where. This information packed class will be for any photographer who wants the tools of assurance to success. Don't miss this class, and your chance to learn from a living legend.

HANSON FONG of San Francisco, California, is globally recognized as one of the premier portrait and wedding photographers. Hanson has earned the Photographic Degree of Master of Photography and Photographic Craftsman. Hanson's photographic experience and educational credentials are unsurpassed. He is the 7th member in the history of Professional Photographers of America to earn over 1000 merits. He holds 4 photographic fellowships, recipient of the Gerhard Bakker Award, for excellence in photographic education, and American Society of Photographers (ASP) Honorary Educational Associate. Hanson has been honored as a member of Canon's elite group of Explorers of Light, a designation shared by only 60 top photographers worldwide. Hanson has lectured at every major school of photography across America and has been invited to speak at various national and international conventions. His work and talent are recognized throughout the United States, Asia, Canada, Mexico and Europe. His work has been displayed in the Hall of Fame, Epcot Center, and the ASP Traveling Loan. Hanson's images have been seen in numerous publications including "American Photo", "Bridal Guide", "Popular Photography", "Rangefinder", "Studio Photography", and "Professional Photographer".


Monday, MARCH 29, 2021 8 PM ET
PORTRAITURE - "between light & shadow"
FREE (available to the FIRST 100 ATTENDEES only)     

Do you really want to understand light and how to control it? Want to create gorgeous portraits with little effort and maximum effect? This webinar is an entree into spending a week-long adventure with the legendary TONY CORBELL. The class is for those that want to see a unique perspective and not be afraid to push the limits of their experience and talents. In both classroom sessions and shooting on locations, Oklahoma based photographer, TONY CORBELL, will show you how to use all types of lighting, light modifiers, and how to save time in post. He will share with you his amazing wealth of knowledge, and lots of anecdotes, so you can learn to manipulate light and effectively create amazing portraits with major impact. Allow TONY CORBELL to teach you skillful techniques so you can explore new and different ways to take your photography to the next level.

TONY CORBELL has photographed some of the most recognized faces including three US presidents, world leaders at the United Nations, fashion models, celebrities, NASA astronauts and a lot more. From his beginnings in a small west Texas town, he has photographed or taught photographic technical skills in more than 20 countries and world capitals as well as in all fifty US states. Tony is as known for his educational efforts as his published photographic works. He has conducted more than 700 workshops and seminars to sold out audiences for more than twenty-five years in London, Scotland, Ireland, Toronto, Vancouver, Mexico, Australia, Italy, New Zealand, Dubai, Trinidad/Tobago, Germany, Sweden, and Nova Scotia on the technical aspects of lighting and lighting control. His books on the topics of light have sold internationally since 2000 and his video tutorials have managed to surpass more than two million views. He is also a featured artist at in a segment called In Celebration of the Black and White Print. In 2017 Tony released two books with publisher Amherst Media called Light and Shadow, and has written articles in literally every major photographic magazine in the U.S., Japan, U.K., and China.

Monday, APRIL 5, 2021 8 PM ET
ENVIROART - "nature & creative outdoor photography"
FREE (available to the FIRST 100 ATTENDEES only)     

Do you want to get off the beaten path and explore the nooks and crannies and happy circumstances nature has to offer? Are you looking to create images that no one else sees? This webinar is a small taste of the the week-long venture you'll have with the laid-back and legendary TONY SWEET. The class is for any photographer who is looking for that perfect outlet for creative compositions, landscapes, waterscapes, crazy long exposures, abstracts, and architecture. In both the field and in the classroom, Maryland-based environmental photographer, TONY SWEET will guide you through it, giving you insights into his world of capturing the wonders in the world we live. His thought provoking, often ethereal, images are true works of photographic art. Learn from zen-master TONY SWEET as he takes you on a journey to explore your surroundings with new eyes.

TONY SWEET is a Nikon "Legend Behind the Lens". After successful careers as a jazz musician/ educator, and professional magician, Tony settled on photography as his chosen means for personal expression. Beginning as a film photographer, Tony has become facile in image editing software and plugins and is an in-demand speaker throughout the United States and Canada on creativity in the digital age. Tony travels the globe to capture amazing images, and maintains an active speaking schedule to photography organizations, industry trade shows and PPA schools across the continental United States and Canada. Tony's photography is published worldwide in every medium and is represented by Getty Images. Tony's images are also used by Nikon, Singh Ray, Exposure, Topaz, Lensbaby and others for national ad campaigns. Tony has authored five books on the art of photography: Fine Art Nature Photography, Fine Art Flower Photography, Fine Art Nature Photography: Water, Ice, Fog, Fine Art Digital Photography and HDR Photography. The first book in his Fine Art Nature Photography eBook series, "Creative Techniques and the Art of Self Expression", was just released. His latest book, Iceland, A Visual Tour was just published by Amherst Media and is available on Amazon.

Mid-Atlantic Regional School of Professional Photography
a PPA Affiliate school for continuing education in all aspects of photography