Scott Kelby's Ultimate Photography Crash Course - Seattle, WA
Scott Kelby's Ultimate Photography Crash CourseWashington State Convention Center705 Pike StreetSeattle, WA 98101(206) 694-5000Meeting Room: Ballroom 6E Are you ready for a real breakthrough in your photography? Join award-winning photography book author Scott Kelby to learn the secrets to transform your photography in a way that brings real results. Scott shares his favorite techniques and ideas that will change your images—immediately. This new tour is packed with those “aha!” moments, eye-opening revelations, and the same clear, concise, and just downright fun photography training that makes Scott's tours sell out in advance all over the world. This day is a chance to jump ahead in your photography, to leapfrog years of struggling, and when you see the difference in your images, you’ll know it was the best investment you’ve made in your photography in years. The entire day is designed with one thing in mind: showing you the most important concepts, ideas, and techniques to help you make the kind of images you’ve always dreamed of.Here’s what you’ll learn: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMThe Secrets to Shooting Amazing Landscapes Uncover the main ingredients the pros use to create incredible landscape images. Learn the essential gear, the most important camera settings, and the top techniques. You’ll walk away knowing everything from Focus-Stacking—and why it’s so important—to how-to master long exposures. You’ll have the secrets to photograph the night sky, the Milky Way, and more. Most importantly you learn the “Great Equalizer”—the post-processing techniques that take your landscape images from flat to fabulous. 11:15 AM – 12:30 PMThe 10 Things I Wish I Had Learned Sooner Discover the key photography techniques, concepts, and truths that will propel your photography forward in a meaningful way. You’ll learn everything from the secrets of simplicity, to how to practice photography in a way that gets results. You’ll learn how to evaluate and critique your own work, which bad photography habits to leave behind, how to get your work noticed, and the key things you’ll need to start selling your work. No matter where you are on your photographic journey, you’ll be glad you learned these things now. 12:30 PM – 1:30 PMLUNCH Attendees will get a 1-hour break to head out for lunch, practice your new skills, or make new friends with other attendees. Many convention centers offer cafés and restaurants on the premises. If your convention center does not offer any type of food service please see our staff the day of the event. They will be available to provide you insight into local restaurants. 1:30 PM - 2:30 PMHow to Shoot People Like A Pro (from camera techniques to lighting to post-processing)Get the insight on how to capture emotional, natural, flattering images of people. Capturing images that don’t look posed, that are flattering enough to make people look their very best is a gift—one for both you and your subject, and it all starts with light. Whether you shoot in natural light, window light, or flash, after this session, you are finally going to understand it. You’ll be creating images that make people say “That’s the best shot anyone’s ever taken of me.” It’s not just one thing—it’s everything pulled together. 2:45 PM – 3:45 PMHow to Get Incredibly Sharp Photos Without Buying New Gear If you think you’ll never have super-sharp photos because you don’t have super expensive lenses, then you’ll absolutely love this session. You already have the gear you need to take amazingly sharp images, but some key techniques actually make an incredible difference. Once you learn them you’ll never look at pictures online—or gear—in the same way. This class is about technique, it’s about settings, and it’s about post-processing too. Plus, a host of other little “tricks of the trade” that you’ll find invaluable.4:00 PM – 5:00 PMPhoto Recipes: A Cookbook Of Looks And Exactly How To Create Them Wrap up the day with Scott as he brings his incredibly popular “Photo Recipes” to life on stage to show you exactly what you need to know to create the most popular, most requested, and most sought-after looks. See exactly how it’s all done—the camera techniques/settings, post-processing tricks, and composition tips. From portraits to landscapes, travel to sports, you can create these looks (it’s easy, once you know the secrets). This fun, inspiring, info-packed session is the best way to end the day. Best of all, you’re going to come away from this seminar inspired, energized, and bursting with new ideas and real-world techniques you can start using today to see a real difference in your work. We’re so sure of it that this seminar is 100% money-back guaranteed if it’s not the most useful, most helpful, and most kick-butt photography seminar you’ve ever attended of any kind, period. You’ve got nothing to lose, and so much to gain.Plus, you’ll have a complete, fully-detailed class workbook that follows right along with Scott’s live training (including a series of videos created just for photographers who attend this seminar) so you don’t have to spend the day scribbling notes—instead, you can relax, focus and take it all in. You’ll be amazed at what a difference just one day can make, and after this day, your photography will never be the same. 100% Money-Back GuaranteeWe're so confident that you'll love our training that we offer a 100% money-back guarantee. If you don't agree that this is the best training you've ever received anywhere, for any price, we'll gladly give you a full refund. Your InstructorScott Kelby is the President and CEO of KelbyOne, is also the original “Photoshop Guy”, is the Cofounder and CEO of Kelby Media Group, the editor and publisher of Photoshop User Magazine, Conference Technical Chair for the Photoshop World Conference & Expo, Training Director and instructor for KelbyOne Live Seminars, and author of a string of bestselling technology books. To learn more visit kelbyonelive.com.