Keynote Speakers & Schedules
Friday 1:30 - 2:30PM / Cloudroom
Griffin Hammond travels light, with an unobtrusive, run-and-gun filmmaking style that grants him better access as a documentary producer and speeds production. He’ll share the equipment he fits into a backpack, and techniques for lighting, audio and camera operation that he’s used on the presidential campaign trail and for, Read More...
Friday 3:00 - 4:00PM / Cloudroom
“You Have To Go There To Come Back” – An Insight Into The Subjects & Workflow of Andrei Duman: Sponsored by PhaseOne
Join Andrei as he takes you through his initial beginnings, where he started, how he got into photography and how he transitioned into full-time prosperous photo career. He will take you through the inspiration behind his stunning fine art images and how he captured those image, Read More...
Friday 4:30 - 5:30PM / Cloudroom
Do you wish that you could shoot in gorgeous light all the time? Join Michelle Turner for an inside look at how she uses her Fujifilm cameras on location at weddings and lifestyle sessions to capture the moment while creating dynamic environmental images. Learn how to assess and use the light you have and then create and manipulate the light, Read More...
Saturday 10:30 - 11:30AM / Cloudroom
The Legacy Project: Creating Dynamic Stories using Motion and Stills with Sandy Puc: Sponsored by Canon
Sandy Puc will demonstrate how to work with family dynamics to create an unforgettable product. Join Sandy in understanding basic techniques to create motion and still products that are distinct yet complementary to one another using the Canon 5D Mark IV and C100., Read More...
Saturday 12:00 - 1:00PM / Cloudroom
Ron Magill’s wildlife images have been published and displayed around the world. He considers them his most important tools when it comes to engaging and educating the public about the wonders of our world’s wildlife and the important need to protect it for future generations. His passion and love for wildlife radiate through the emotion of his images and how he incorporates them into his storytelling. , Read More...
Saturday 1:30 - 2:30PM / Cloudroom
Whether you are a natural light or flash photographer, the new A1 will change the way you shoot. Join Sal Cincotta as he shows you step-by-step how he uses the A1 both on-camera and off-camera to create some incredible portraits for his clients. Everything from general portraits, to wedding receptions, Sal will show you final images and how to set them up. Sal will cover how he uses flash both in-studio and on-location and the tools he uses in a multitude of scenarios, Read More...
Me Ra Koh
Saturday 3:00 - 4:00PM / Cloudroom
Join Disney’s Photo Mom and Sony Artisan, Me Ra Koh, as she shares her best tips and tricks to capturing storytelling portraits with natural light. Learn how to create mood, enhance emotion and engage your subjects whether they’re two years old or awkward tweens and teens or anxious adults. We know you will walk away inspired and excited to try all her ideas with you r own family and clients! Me Ra’s portrait work has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Live with Kelly, The New York Times and every day on Disney Junior, Read More...
Saturday 4:30 - 5:30PM / Cloudroom
Join Dan as he begins his polar obsession by skiing the last degree to the North Pole, and hear about his experience with the Fujifilm GFX in Antarctica. Come along on a journey to the icy realms at both ends of the planet., Read More...
Sunday 10:30 - 11:30AM / Cloudroom
The Art of Fashion: How To Use Fashion Photography Techniques To Make every Person You Shoot Look Epic! Sponsored by Nikon
In this in depth talk, Nikon Ambassador Dixie Dixon will share her favorite fashion photography techniques and secrets that will make every person you shoot look they're best! Dixie will cover lighting styles, types and modifiers that suit different face shapes and skin tones, choosing the right lens/ gear, and how to get that beautiful connection out of your subjects, Read More...
Sunday 12:00 - 1:00PM / Cloudroom
Photography is nothing without light. In this Keynote, Jen Rozenbaum will share her journey of female empowerment through photography and how she uses light to help the stories come to life, Read More...
Sunday 1:30 - 2:30PM / Cloudroom
Terrell Lloyd will show you how to shoot portraits using from one to four speedlites on gray seamless, hi-key white, and lo-key black backgrounds. He will also discuss how to use one to two speedlites on location, Read More...
Me Ra Koh
Sunday 3:00 - 4:00PM / Cloudroom
Join Sony Artisan, Me Ra Koh, as you dive into the world of travel photography. If you love travel and want to improve the storytelling element in your photos, this keynote is for you! If your background is family portraits, Me Ra will bring to light a handful of portrait techniques you can use for travel content. Learn the five essential images every travel story needs. Discover how to create emotion when you don’t have faces. Gain insight into interacting with locals and location scouting for the perfect, iconic shot, Read More...