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

California Beach Look with Gregg Cobarr

April 29th, 2017

Samy's Camera - Venice Beach, CA

Most photographers in California have either tried to photograph someone at a beach setting or have wanted to. This workshop is designed to not only give a photographer more confidence in shooting at the beach and surrounding areas, but to inspire the photographer by demonstrating a variety of techniques that will enable them to create professional looking “California Beach Look” images. This workshop will also help the photographer build a more interesting and exciting portfolio.

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.

Mastering the Model Shoot with Frank Doorhof

April 30th, 2017

Little Falls, NJ

This is an awesome experience for everyone that wants to know more about model photography because this workshop will be taught by both Frank and Nadine and that means that you will not only learn a lot on lighting, coaching the model, retouching etc. but also get the insights of Nadine on styling, working with a model and much much more. Frank has secured an awesome location with both options for inside studio work, roof access AND a nice and gritty outside shooting area meaning we can cover everything from the nice fashion shots in a studio to the more urbex looking edgy images.

Location Lighting at Kip's Castle w/ Rick Friedman

May 19th, 2017

Unique Photo - Kip's Castle, NJ

Join award-winning photographer Rick Friedman for his "Location Lighting Workshop" with stunning models!  This hands-on workshop is designed for wedding photographers, photojournalists, portrait photographers, and serious amateurs.  At the end of this seminar, you will know how to create elaborate lighting setups that you can take anywhere.

The day begins at 10:00am, when attendees will board a bus to Kip's Castle Park in Verona, NJ.  You'll have a chance to shoot on the grounds outside of Kip's Castle, as well as indoors on the first floor for a variety of amazing shots until roughly 2:00pm.  We'll leave Kip's Castle shortly after and then return on the bus to Unique Photo, where there will be a short break for lunch before the workshop resumes in the university room.  We'll practice creating interesting light with one speedlight, progress through using multiple speedlights with different light modifiers, and then end with mixing both speedlights and natural light.  You can plan on leaving feeling empowered to capture great images -- no matter what lighting situation you come up against!

Location Lighting with Rick Friedman

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

May 20th, 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.

Online Education 


Digital Classroom with Frank Doorhof

April 5th, 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.


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    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

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    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!