May Speaker | Scott Kelby Mar18

May Speaker | Scott Kelby

Portrait Retouching Secrets for Photographers Learn portrait retouching from the guy who literally wrote the book (Portrait Retouching Secrets For Photographers, from Peachpit Press). You’ll learn Scott’s latest portrait retouching techniques and the fastest, most efficient, and most realistic-looking retouches for anyone who shoots portraiture, and needs to spend less time behind the computer and more time making images.  Scott 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...

April Meeting | Print Competition

Tuesday, April 10th | Judging begins at 4:00 pm, Critique to follow Judges will be Tim Kelly, Robert Lino, and John Woodward. Competition to be held at: BW Todd Photography 1906 N Armenia Ave, Tampa, FL 33607 Directions to the Studio $20 at the door or prepay with Paypal Case fees: $15 for attendees (pay at the door or through PrintCompetition.com) You must also join PrintCompetition.com which costs $8 Upload your case to: PrintCompetition.com Deadline for entry is: April 9 @ 12:01 am Complete rules...

March Speaker | Marti Newkirk

Tuesday, March 13th Holiday Inn Westshore 700 N. Westshore Dr. Tampa $20 at the door or prepay with Paypal   Marti Newkirk – Boudoir is for EVERY Body Many of our potential customers believe that boudoir photography is only for those with perfect bodies but nothing could be further from the truth. Join Marti as she shares with you how she poses and lights her boudoir customers to showcase their best! We will discuss how to use posing and lighting to bring the attention where you want it to be. What is her least favorite feature and how to divert attention from those areas. What we can’t hide with shadows and posing, we will learn how to handle with composition or camouflage in a variety of creative ways. We will also talk about how to talk to customers to set them at ease during the session. This program will consist of a presentation with a live model. Marti Newkirk is a Certified Master Photographer based in Lakeland FL who specializes in boudoir and portraits. She has been photographing professionally since 2010. She has earned Silver Medals in Professional Photographers of America’s 2015 and 2016 International Print Competition with her images accepted into the prestigious Loan Collection. Her work has been featured on the cover of Southern Exposure, a Southeastern Professional Photographer magazine and Florida Photographer, the magazine of the Florida Professional Photographers Association. Marti was also named 2015 Photographer of the Year by the Professional Photographers Guild of Mid Florida. In 2014, she was awarded First Place in Children’s Photography in 11 states by the Southeastern Professional Photographers Association and earned her designation of Certified Professional Photographer, CPP. Marti is currently the President of the Florida Professional Photographers Association and the Vice President of the Professional Photographers Guild of Mid Florida, having served as President in 2015. In her spare time, Marti enjoys spending time with her close photographer network and her husband, the incomparable Mr. Bill....

TAPPA Tribune | March 2018 Mar12

TAPPA Tribune | March 2018...