Creating Stunning Fashion and Fine Art Images
with David Benoliel
David will be demonstrating his complete workflow, from where he finds his inspiration to final product.
He will demonstrate how he sets up his equipment tethering to Capture 10 software, adjusting color balance, and shaping light to produce the desired output.
Why Quality Matters
with David Gallagher
Why are we as a society so hell bent on a "race to the bottom?" We lower quality, we lower expectations, we lower standards, and the aggregate of this race is an acceptance of lower quality in every facet of life. Well, I am not permitting this in my life... are you?
Working as an Artist in a Commercial World
with Gregory Allen
Gregory's work ranges from commercial fashion productions, celebrity magazine cover, to fine art exhibitions. Gregory will take you through his techniques and thought process for both his commercial and fine art photography. He will discuss the tools he uses and the different approach he takes when shooting commercial vs. fine art.
The Art of Printmaking and Selling your Print
with Josef BlazarJosef Blazar is the owner of Blazing Editions, a fine art printing company based in Rhode Island. In his presentation, "The Art of Printmaking and Selling Your Prints," Blazer will discuss the mission and background of Blazing Editions, emphasizing the importance of quality and customer service. He will also share information on various topics relating to printing images, from the benefits and drawbacks of paper and metal substrates to the importance of high resolution photos when printing from a camera. After an overview of important details in the process of printing and re-printing images, Blazer will provide valuable insight relating to art exhibitions, selling prints, interacting with galleries, and the hardships of online-focused selling.
Photographer as Artist - The Evolution Of An Idea
with Steve Richard
For anyone considering a focus on fine art photography developing a unique personal style is not only on of the most important things to consider but also one of the most difficult challenges you can face. In this presentation Steve will discuss the migration from commercial photographer to viewing the world from the perspective of an artist. Steve will share his personally experiences navigating the world of fine art photography and will discuss of his approach to developing a unique vision and style.
|1:00pm – 1:30pm||Welcome and Check-in|
|1:30pm – 2:00pm||Dave Gallagher: Why Quality Matters|
|2:15pm – 2:45pm:||Josef Blazar: The Art of Printmaking and Selling Your Prints|
|2:45pm – 3:15pm||Break|
|3:15pm – 4:15pm||David Benoliel: Creating Stunning Fashion and Fine Art Images|
|4:30pm – 5:30pm||Gregory Allen: Working as an Artist in a Commercial World|
|5:45pm – 6:45pm||Steve Richard: Photographer as Artist – The Evolution Of An Idea|
|6:45pm – 8:00pm||Exhibit | Wine & Cheese Networking | Demo | Giveaways|
STAND OUT Live Shoot
The live shoot will be available throughout the day, allowing you to demonstrate the Phase One Camera System and other cutting edge photo equipment.
Doors will be open to the general public from 8:00pm - 10:00pm.