FOTOfusion 2016 - Saturday Schedule

Color Key

100 Series
Seminar
200 Series
FOTOshoot
300 Series
Computer Lab
400 Series
Master Workshops
500 Series
Lecture Demo / Computer Lab / FOTOshoots
600 Series
Community Events
700 Series: Free to Public
Portfolio Review / Technology Center
Special Events

>CLICK HERE for a description of the different types of events.

Note: Schedule is subject to change due to the busy schedule of our presenters. Changes will be posted at all sites during the week.

* FOTOshoot times indicate time that field trip leaves from The Centre and time that FOTOshoot ends at the location.  Please arrive at the Centre at least 15 minutes before departure time.  All FOTOshoots leave from Palm Beach Photographic Centre’s courtyard at indicated starting time. The FOTOshoot will end at the time indicated and additional time should be allowed to return to the Photographic Centre before your next event.

Saturday, January 23, 2016
6:30AM-9:30AM 225 Sunrise at Loxahatchee with Ossian Lindholm
Location: Courtyard
7:30AM-10:00AM 226 Quick, Fast in a Hurry: Portraits in the Field with Brendan Bannon
Location: Courtyard
8:30AM-10:00AM 150 Get the Most out of a Portfolio Review with Mark Murrmann
Location: Flagler Room
8:30AM-10:00AM 313 Photoshop Selections & Masking with Seán Duggan
Location: Digital Lab 1
8:30AM-11:30AM 425 Advanced iPhone/iPad Artistry with Dan Burkholder
Location: Digital Lab 2
9:00AM-11:00AM 227 A Sense of Place with Alison Wright
Location: Courtyard
9:30AM-10:30AM 616 Paint on the Go!! Live Portrait Painting on the iPad with Jeremy Sutton
Location: Library Auditorium
10:30AM-12:00PM 153 Marketing your Fine Art
Location: City Commission Chamber
10:30AM-12:00PM 154 Finding The Wild In Nature Photography Without Going To Africa with Rob Sheppard
Location: Flagler Room
10:30AM-12:00PM 314 Using the Local Adjustment Tools in Adobe PhotoShop and Lightroom to take your images beyond ordinary with Lewis Kemper
Location: Digital Lab 1
10:30AM-12:30PM 228 Pup Portraits Unleashed with Michelle Pedone
Location: Studio
11:00AM-12:00PM 617 Microphone Selection & Application with Ryan White
Location: Library Auditorium
11:30AM-2:30PM P5 FOTOfusion Portfolio Reviews
Location: Library 3rd Floor
12:15PM-1:15PM 419c Transforming The Horse Into A Work of Art with Monica Stevenson - Critique Session
Location: Clematis Room
12:15PM-1:15PM 421c The Art of Photographing Birds: Bring an Idea into Reality at Wakodahatchee Wildlife Preserve with John Isaac - Critique Session
Location: Hibiscus Room
1:00PM-2:00PM 618 Face to Face: Portraits of the Human Spirit with Alison Wright
Location: Library Auditorium
1:30PM-2:30PM 423c Night Owls: Available Light Portraiture - Morrigan Mc Carthy
Location: Clematis Room
1:30PM-2:30PM 424c Night Photography with Lewis Kemper - Critique Session
Location: Hibiscus Room
1:30PM-5:00PM 229 Shooting the Figure in Infrared, Full-Spectrum and Black & White with Jack Davis and Vincent Versace
Location: Courtyard
2:30PM-3:30PM 619 Stories That Need To Be Told: The Best of the First Decade: Award Winning zReportage.com with Picture Editor Scott Mc Kiernan
Location: Library Auditorium
2:30PM-4:00PM 157 Take Your Video Production to the Next Level: Multi-Camera Editing in Premiere Pro CC with John Reuter
Location: City Commission Chamber
2:30PM-4:00PM 158 The Personal Project: How to tell the story of your life in photographs with Jennifer McClure
Location: Flagler Room
2:30PM-4:00PM 315 10 Quick Tips for Creating Great Black and White Images from Your Digital Files with George Schaub
Location: Digital Lab 1
2:30PM-5:30PM 426 Making the Perfect Print with J. Tomas Lopez
Location: Digital Lab 2
4:00PM-5:00PM 620 What's Wrong with this Picture (and How Do I Fix It)? with Julie Adair King
Location: Library Auditorium
4:30PM-6:00PM 161 Still To Motion: A Q&A Session To Help You on Your Way with Rob Sheppard, Monica Stevenson
Location: City Commission Chamber
4:30PM-6:00PM 162 Average Image with Matt Stock
Location: Flagler Room
4:30PM-6:00PM 316 From Almost To “Wow!” / Lightroom+Photoshop Workshop with Jean Miele
Location: Digital Lab 1
6:00PM-8:00PM S5 FOTOfusion Farewell Bash
Location: Studio

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Descriptions

6:30 AM - 9:30 AM

 FOTOshoot 225

Sunrise at Loxahatchee with Ossian Lindholm

Capture wonderful landscape and wildlife images at one of Florida’s natural treasures, the Loxahatchee Wildlife Preserve, part of the Everglades. Award winning photographer Ossian will guide you through the refuge’s diverse wetland habitats, considered to be among the Everglades’ most photogenic areas, and give you tips on how to document them.

Location: Courtyard

7:30 AM - 10:00 AM

 FOTOshoot 226

Quick, Fast in a Hurry: Portraits in the Field with Brendan Bannon

Learn how to use what you have available to quickly work out the maximum possibilities for portraits in the field. Discoverhow take advantage of background, light and other clues to identity that are immediately accessible. Experienced photojournalist Bannon will show you a road map through symbol, metaphor and meaning in minutes. 

 

 

Location: Courtyard

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

 Seminar 150

Get the Most out of a Portfolio Review with Mark Murrmann

Documentary photographer and photo editor Murrmann will help you prepare a better portfolio and show how to get the most out of reviews, how to tailor your book (or slideshow) for different reviews, how to discover what you want, and should expect, from a review and discuss how to pitch a body of work -- editorial, book projects or galleries. 

Location: Flagler Room

 Computer Lab 313

Photoshop Selections & Masking with Seán Duggan

In this introductory class digital expert Duggan will cover essential concepts and techniques for working with Photoshop selections and masks that are used for applying tonal modifications to specific image areas, as well as for creating multiple image composites. You’ll learn how to determine which selection tool is right for a particular job and ways to modify and fine-tune selections, and venture into the world of alpha channels and layer masks, which can be used for everything from applying tonal adjustments, to creating intricate composites from multiple image sources.

Location: Digital Lab 1

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

 Master Workshop 425

Advanced iPhone/iPad Artistry with Dan Burkholder

In this Master Workshop, you’ll explore new iPhone imaging techniques that let you control texture, color and composition, learn how to use layers, masks and blending modes right on your iPhone, achieve precise color, and how to wirelessly move your iPhone images to your computer (or other iOS device) for printing. You’ll leave this session with lots of new iPhone photography techniques under your belt!

Location: Digital Lab 2

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

 FOTOshoot 227

A Sense of Place with Alison Wright

Additional Fee: $20.00

We all want our portraits to convey the emotional experience of being there, - to capture a sense of place, honor the unique qualities of the people and to tell a story. Join Alison Wright for a walk through the West Palm Beach Green Market, and learn how to make pictures with great impact that tell a story.

Location: Courtyard

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

 Community Event 616

Paint on the Go!! Live Portrait Painting on the iPad with Jeremy Sutton

Portrait photographer and digital art expert Sutton leads you on a tour of his favorite iPad painting apps while sketching a portrait or two from life of audience members and teaching you HOW TO use your own iPad to sketch from life. Enjoy this exciting exploration of one of the newest art media that is revolutionizing the way artists' can paint on the go.

Location: Library Auditorium

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 Seminar 153

Marketing your Fine Art

with Diane Farris, Jacob Hessler, Alissa Hessler, John Reuter, Joyce Tenneson; Moderator: Stella Kramer

Get ideas and inspiration from these successful fine art photographers about the many ways you can market your fine art work to potential clients. Learn how to narrow your target market, and explore different methods of promotion and ways to approach museums, galleries, art buyers, book publishers and more.

Location: City Commission Chamber

 Seminar 154

Finding The Wild In Nature Photography Without Going To Africa with Rob Sheppard

The wild is there to be found if you know where and how to look. Celebrated nature photographer Sheppard will offer ideas, and show examples, of the wild that you can explore and bring you photos that no one else has--because so many people don’t know how to find truly wild photo opportunities. 

Location: Flagler Room

 Computer Lab 314

Using the Local Adjustment Tools in Adobe PhotoShop and Lightroom to take your images beyond ordinary with Lewis Kemper

Learn how to use the Graduated Filter, Adjustment Brush, and the Radial Filter to set your images apart from the crowd. Learn how to use the tools in Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom to turn your photographs into a performance that dazzles your audience! Learn how to accentuate the stars and control the lighting of your images. Lewis will demonstrate his “flipping the light” technique to make the subject the strongest visual element in your pictures. Make the ordinary extraordinary with these tips and techniques.

Location: Digital Lab 1

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

 FOTOshoot 228

Pup Portraits Unleashed with Michelle Pedone

Additional Fee: $20.00

Photographing Fido will come together in a snap as you learn how to light, style and photograph man’s best friend in a fun and friendly environment. Pedone will cover basic lighting set-ups, how to choose different props and themes for a dog portrait and how to manage getting your perfect pup to behave in front of the camera! Join Pedone in an afternoon of creative fun learning this craft and a following session looking at the results of your own Pup Portrait photo shoot.

 

 

 

 

Location: Studio

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 Community Event 617

Microphone Selection & Application with Ryan White

Location: Library Auditorium

11:30 AM - 2:30 PM

 Portfolio Review / Tech Center P5

FOTOfusion Portfolio Reviews

 

Bring your portfolio for top photographers, picture editors and other pros in the business to evaluate your work. 

Portfolio reviews are available Wednesday through Saturday, from 11:30am to 2:30pm. Register 1 day in advance for each portfolio review. If there is availability, you may sign up the same day. Times may vary, so consult the individual daily schedule for exact times.

You may request a portfolio review with a specific artist. To schedule a review with a specific artist, go to the portfolio review area to see the schedule. Please do this before the artist's schedule fills up. Individual artists are scheduled for certain day(s) and time(s) and are only available when they are scheduled.

Location: Library 3rd Floor

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

 Event 419c

Transforming The Horse Into A Work of Art with Monica Stevenson - Critique Session

Lecture Saturday 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm; FOTOshoot Friday 5:45 am - 9:30 am

This is the critique session for Master Workshop 419. It is shown here for your time scheduling convenience.
Prerequisite: Master Workshop 419.

Location: Clematis Room

 Event 421c

The Art of Photographing Birds: Bring an Idea into Reality at Wakodahatchee Wildlife Preserve with John Isaac - Critique Session

This is the critique session for Master Workshop 421. You do not need to register for this. It is shown here for your time scheduling convenience.
Prerequisite: Master Workshop 421.

Location: Hibiscus Room

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

 Community Event 618

Face to Face: Portraits of the Human Spirit with Alison Wright

Journey around the world with documentary photographer Alison Wright as she captures the universal human spirit through her images. Alison has been to150 countries and was named a National Geographic Traveler of the Year as someone who travels with a sense of passion and purpose. Alison’s work as a humanitarian photographer inspired her Faces of Hope fund, a non-profit that helps women and children in the conflict/disaster areas that she covers (www.facesofhope.org). While on assignment Alison’s life was nearly cut short in a devastating bus accident on a remote jungle road in Laos. Her inspirational story describes not only how she learned to walk again but made it to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro and now continues to live her life of passion and adventure.

Location: Library Auditorium

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

 Event 423c

Night Owls: Available Light Portraiture - Morrigan Mc Carthy

This is the critique session for Master Workshop 423.  You do not need to register for this. It is shown here for your time scheduling convenience.
Prerequisite: Master Workshop 423.

Location: Clematis Room

 Event 424c

Night Photography with Lewis Kemper - Critique Session

This is the critique session for Master Workshop 424.  You do not need to register for this. It is shown here for your time scheduling convenience.
Prerequisite: Master Workshop 424.

Location: Hibiscus Room

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

 FOTOshoot 229

Shooting the Figure in Infrared, Full-Spectrum and Black & White with Jack Davis and Vincent Versace

Additional Fee: $225.00

Explore the world of creative possibilities opened up by capturing the breathtaking subtleties that surround us in the invisible world of infrared with internationally recognized photographers Versace and Davis. This hands-on FOTOshoot will guide you through the labyrinth of different in-camera settings options and in-field shooting techniques--leading to the creation of the perfect Infrared image. If you have a camera converted to shoot in infrared, bring it. If you’ve needed an excuse to get one converted, now’s the time (both Vincent and Jack like LifePixel.com and SpencersCamera.com for conversions, and the “Enhanced Color” flavor of conversion). If you want to try out an IR camera for the first time to see what the fuss is all about, we’ll have loaners.

Location: Courtyard

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

 Community Event 619

Stories That Need To Be Told: The Best of the First Decade: Award Winning zReportage.com with Picture Editor Scott Mc Kiernan

Join us for “Stories That Need To Be Told” a powerful multimedia presentation designed especially for FOTOfusion 2016. Award-
winning picture editor Scott Mc Kiernan will review the best of online magazine zReportage, as seen through the eyes of ZUMA Wire Service’s top photojournalists worldwide. Leading off with the best of the last 10 years and over 600 stories. Joining Scott will be top photographers, whose stories have run on zReportage, to talk about the behind the scenes of their important essays. Editors who have created, or run zReportage, in their magazines will join in to talk about the importance of in-depth journalism and its impact worldwide: Matthias Krug (Picture Editor at Der Spiegel), Jim Colton (ex-Newsweek and SI -- currently ThePicturesoftheDay.com) and Ruaridh Stewart (zReportage picture editor)

Location: Library Auditorium

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

 Seminar 157

Take Your Video Production to the Next Level: Multi-Camera Editing in Premiere Pro CC with John Reuter

Creating sophisticated multiple views is now possible for wedding videos, music videos, corporate videos or personal projects. John covers the multi camera approach, adding an audio recorder, synching strategies while shooting, and the software options available in Adobe Creative Cloud software and third party options such as Plural Eyes.  Discover the revolution in video production for professionals and enthusiasts alike.  

Location: City Commission Chamber

 Seminar 158

The Personal Project: How to tell the story of your life in photographs with Jennifer McClure

Noted fine art and documentary photographer Jennifer McClure will cover strategies for using your own emotions and experiences as a basis for a personal photographic journey. She will reveal how to translate interior narratives into concrete photographs, focusing on subject matter as well as composition, lighting, and editing. Learn how photography can help you make sense of your world and reveal your personal patterns.  

Location: Flagler Room

 Computer Lab 315

10 Quick Tips for Creating Great Black and White Images from Your Digital Files with George Schaub

Learn the essential processing steps for creating great black and white images for printing or sharing from noted editor and photographer Schaub. After a demo of the 10 Tips, you will do guided work on your own image files aided by step-by-step handouts and instructor and assistant guidance. Tips include: Raw file format tools, tonal conversion tactics, contrast adjustments via Curves and Levels, burning and dodging with masks, specific techniques for portraiture, image sizing and resolution, sharpening tactics, and more.  This is a hands-on and personal approach to processing, bring your own digital image files on disc or stick. 

Location: Digital Lab 1

2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

 Master Workshop 426

Making the Perfect Print with J. Tomas Lopez

In this step by step, hands on demonstration, University of Miami Professor of Photography and Head of Electronic Media Lopez will address every step of the printing process, and explain why each step is crucial. From paper choice to image manipulation and printer setting, you’ll leave with a complete understanding of the process you need to follow to produce a perfect print.

Location: Digital Lab 2

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

 Community Event 620

What's Wrong with this Picture (and How Do I Fix It)? with Julie Adair King

JULIE ADAIR KING is the author of several popular digital photography and image-editing books, including the best-selling Digital Photography For Dummies, now in its 7th Edition. She is also the author of a series 
of For Dummies guides to Canon, Nikon, and Olympus cameras. Her other books include Julie King’s Everyday Photoshop for Photographers, Julie King’s Everyday Photoshop Elements 3.0 For Photographers, 
and Digital Photography Before & After Makeovers.

 

Location: Library Auditorium

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

 Seminar 161

Still To Motion: A Q&A Session To Help You on Your Way with Rob Sheppard, Monica Stevenson

Bring your questions and worries about moving from still to motion to this informal "chat" session with award-winning commercial photographer and fine artist Monica Stevenson and Nature Photographer and author Rob Sheppard. There will be an informal, yet energetic, creative dialogue to help you with your motion shooting issues, especially if you are daunted by the technical aspects--Monica & Rob will help educate you on this new platform.

Location: City Commission Chamber

 Seminar 162

Average Image with Matt Stock

There is a long-standing hypothesis that humans are attracted to more symmetrical faces. Computer scientists and artists alike have explored this notion by “averaging” the faces models, actors, and even the girlfriends of Jerry Seinfeld, recently exhibited during Art Basel Miami Beach. In this seminar, fine art photographer Stock will demonstrate how to use studio lighting.

Location: Flagler Room

 Computer Lab 316

From Almost To “Wow!” / Lightroom+Photoshop Workshop with Jean Miele

Take your pictures from “Almost” to “Wow!”  Digital expert Miele will share some of his Photoshop & Lightroom secrets for creating stronger, more striking images, and help you take your work to the next level.  Miele will guide to understand the magic necessary to transform what’s in front of the camera into a stunning photograph.

                                                                                                                             ©Jean Miele

Location: Digital Lab 1

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 Special Event S5

FOTOfusion Farewell Bash

Dancing at the Farewell Bash

Gold Passport holders: Free • All Others: $45.00

Say goodbye until next year to all your friends and make plans for FOTOfusion® 2017.

 

Location: Studio