Workshops & Events

We are pleased to sponsor and support a number of workshops and events across the US.  Check back frequently for new events listings.


Upcoming Workshops & Events



Location Lighting with Rick Friedman

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Harwin Camera in New York, NY

This dynamic interactive workshop is designed for portrait photographers, photojournalists, corporate and event photographers, wedding photographers, and serious amateurs who want to improve their knowledge of lighting. We will cover mixing flash and available light and mixing Speedlights and portable studio strobes, along with projected backgrounds and setting and controlling remote cameras and strobes. Rick will talk about posing, some business practices and using your photographs on social media.

Join us to learn about the portable lighting techniques that have enabled Rick Friedman to capture his on location, award-winning imagery around the world.


The Key to Great People Photos with Gregg Cobarr

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Samy's Camera in Pasadena, CA

Photographer Gregg Cobarr’s The Key to Great People Photos workshop at Samy’s Camera EDU is a crash course in people photography. In this very popular class students will learn how to take manual control of their camera using the shutter speed, aperture and ISO settings. Gregg’s infectious energy and enthusiasm ensures that everyone has a great time while they are learning.
Making spontaneous, creative and intuitive decisions are important keys to becoming more proficient as a photographer and at the same time being able to have complete control over your images. This course will take place in the classroom, then proceed outside for hands on guided instruction. A model will be provided.


Going Rogue Photowalk with Kate Hailey

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Glazer's Camera in Seattle, WA

Join Seattle based Portrait Photographer Kate Hailey as she shows you how to get the most out of your speedlight off camera, featuring the Rogue Flashbenders.

Flashbenders are portable, lightweight and powerful light modifiers. They can be used on with on camera flash or off camera flash. Kate prefers to use Speedlights off camera, so she will demo simple one-light setups you can use to get the most out of your speedlight using the Rogue Flashbenders.

Bring your Camera will a fully charged battery and memory card, so that you can experience some hands on time with these modifiers.  


The Key to Great People Photos with Gregg Cobarr

Sunday, June 11th, 2017

Samy's Camera in Los Angeles, CA

Photographer Gregg Cobarr’s The Key to Great People Photos workshop at Samy’s Camera EDU is a crash course in people photography. In this very popular class students will learn how to take manual control of their camera using the shutter speed, aperture and ISO settings. Gregg’s infectious energy and enthusiasm ensures that everyone has a great time while they are learning.
Making spontaneous, creative and intuitive decisions are important keys to becoming more proficient as a photographer and at the same time being able to have complete control over your images. This course will take place in the classroom, then proceed outside for hands on guided instruction. A model will be provided.


The Artful Eye of Fashion Photography with Gregg Cobarr

Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Samy's Camera in Los Angeles, CA

Photography is integral in revealing the latest in fashion design. The clothes are just one part of the equation, not the entire visual content. This hands-on workshop explores how the cutting edge fashion of Malibu’s very own clothing designer Jen Rossi can be presented in a unique approach.

While exploring the many possibilities of studio lighting, attendees will be encouraged to develop their own style while still learning techniques of photographing fashion in a most exciting and fast paced environment. Specific instruction will focus on maximizing your work with models, utilizing the many variables of lighting, experimenting with visual ideas and at the same time, paying attention to presenting the clothes in an eye-catching manner. Attendees will come away with an understanding of what is possible in fashion photography and how rules are made to be broken.



California Beach Look with Gregg Cobarr

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Venice Beach, CA

This photography workshop’s key purpose is to enable students to have the skills and knowledge to photograph in a beach environment successfully and creatively. There will be a model who will wear beach related outfits – bikinis, summer dresses, flowing skirts, shorts, cover ups, etc.

There will be a variety of lighting techniques used to show how to deal confidently with the difficult challenges of shooting in a beach setting using – flash, diffusers, reflectors, angle of light, etc. There will be instruction on how to balance the natural light with methods of modifying light on the subject as well as the best camera angles and techniques to use.

Other aspects of the workshops will be how to pose a model for more interesting and unique photos and how to photograph a model while moving to create a more natural beach look.



The Key to Great People Photos with Gregg Cobarr

Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Samy's Camera in Santa Ana, CA

Photographer Gregg Cobarr’s The Key to Great People Photos workshop at Samy’s Camera EDU is a crash course in people photography. In this very popular class students will learn how to take manual control of their camera using the shutter speed, aperture and ISO settings. Gregg’s infectious energy and enthusiasm ensures that everyone has a great time while they are learning.
Making spontaneous, creative and intuitive decisions are important keys to becoming more proficient as a photographer and at the same time being able to have complete control over your images. This course will take place in the classroom, then proceed outside for hands on guided instruction. A model will be provided.



Online Education 

 

Digital Classroom with Frank Doorhof

June 21st, 2017, 6AM PDT/9AM EDT

World Wide Livestream Online

    Tune in for Frank Doorhof's Digital Classroom live stream on YouTube to watch him create amazing shots in studio! Frank will be walking through his process and will be covering the following topics:

    • preparation of a photoshoot
    • styling
    • setting up the lights
    • metering the light
    • the photoshoot
    • selection process
    • retouch

    During this live stream you can ask all the questions you want and Frank will answer them live in the broadcast if possible.

     


    Recent Workshops & Events

    WPPI 2017

    Thank you to everyone who stopped by the B+C booth to visit us this year in Las Vegas!

     


    Location Lighting Workshops at SWPP with Rick Friedman

    As usual, Rick Friedman did a fantastic job teaching his location lighting at the 2017 SWPP in London . Special thanks to Rick and his team for braving the January winters in England and excellent education across the pond!

     

     

     


    Cuba Photo Tour with Bobbi Lane and Lee Varis

    Special thanks to both Bobbi Lane and Lee Varis for spending their time helping and educating photographers in beautiful Cuba!

     

     


     

    The Digital Classroom

    Click HERE to view.

    Rogue Photographic is pleased to sponsor Frank Doorhof's 'The Digital Classroom LIVE'. In just 2 hours, Frank will walk you through a complete photo shoot with a model from from start to finish. 

     


     

    Gregg Cobarr's "Better Photos Now!" at Samy's Photo School

    With over 30 years of shooting experience, photographer Gregg Cobarr regularly holds beginner, intermediate, and travel photography workshops at Samy's Photo School in California. With continued enthusiasm to teach other photographers, Gregg is planning more workshops across the United States, keep checking back for updates!