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Old Car City USA Creative Photo Workshop: March 11-12

Take a road trip and explore creative close-up and HDR photography in a rusted car paradise

Join me at Old Car City USA March 11-12 for a creative photography workshop!
Join me at Old Car City USA March 11-12 for a creative photography workshop!

I just got back from visiting Old Car City USA near Atlanta, Georgia. What an amazing place! With nearly 40 acres of vintage cars, this one-time auto parts yard is now a photography paradise for anyone looking to get creative while exploring textures, colors, and vintage icons of American automotive yesteryear.

At Old Car City, we'll explore close-up compositions of decaying vehicles.
At Old Car City, we’ll explore close-up compositions of decaying vehicles.

I’ll be leading a creative photo workshop here March 11-12, 2016. We’ll have two days to shoot at Old Car City, plus field and classroom instructional sessions where I’ll help you bring out the best in your photographs; both during and after the shoot. I’ve also arranged for discounted lodging right down the road so we won’t have to make the hour drive from Atlanta each day.

This location is often described as a “bucket list” spot for anyone who likes old cars. I think it’s perfect for photographers of all levels, especially because the sheer vastness of the site really requires you to think about subject and composition while exploring details, textures, and colors in the huge collection of decaying vehicles.

Space is limited to 15 photographers; RSVP deadline February 25th for guaranteed lodging discount.

Sign Up Here via Meetup.com 

Sonoma Coast Photo Safari: May 15-20, 2016

Capture stunning sunsets along California's rugged Sonoma Coast May 15-20, 2016
Capture stunning sunsets along California’s rugged Sonoma Coast May 15-20, 2016

Join me in beautiful Bodega Bay, California for a 5-day photo safari along the Sonoma coast. We will start our safari exploring the coast and communities near Bodega Bay, and then we’ll head north to spend two days exploring the northern Sonoma parks, including Salt Point and Fort Ross. Continue reading Sonoma Coast Photo Safari: May 15-20, 2016

Denver HDR Workshop & Photo Shoot

Join me in Denver for a private photo shoot and HDR workshop!
Join me in Denver for a private photo shoot and HDR workshop!

Join me February 6th, 2016 for special tripod access to photograph the amazing vehicle collection at the Forney Museum of Transportation, followed by a hands-on HDR image processing workshop where we will process our images together.

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Photograph in a private group with special tripod access.

The Forney Museum of Transportation has a wonderful collection of 600 historical transportation artifacts, including antique cars, motorcycles, and the famous Union Pacific “Big Boy” steam locomotive #4005. There is even a car once owned by Amelia Earhart on display and a huge collection of classic Indian motorcycles.

In this workshop, we’ll have exclusive tripod access before the museum opens to the public. Normally, tripods are not permitted in the museum. After the shooting session, we will download and process HDR images and I will teach you the best practices for HDR photography and post-processing.

RSVP Deadline Jan 31st

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!
Happy New Year!

2015 was a busy year for me! Here’s a quick recap of news you may have missed.

My Favorite Images From 2015

Badlands photo safari 2016 with Jason P. Odell
Sunrise in the Badlands

I’ve put together a gallery at my portfolio of some of my favorite shots from the past year.

New eBooks and Videos

I published two new eBooks, bringing the total up to 13!

Continue reading Happy New Year!