The 2016 schedule can be viewed by clicking the links on the left.
Online registration is available now. For registriation information, see the registration page.
100 Series - Seminars
Learn from these lectures/seminars by the top professionals in the business. Topics range from advanced printing techniques to beginning with a digital camera. There's something for everyone.
The 100 series seminars are free to Gold and Silver Passport holders although you must register for these events before hand.
200 Series - FOTOshoots
Bring your camera and participate in FOTOshoots with master photographers at exotic locations, such as the Everglades, Busch Wildlife Sanctuary, South Beach, Fairchild Gardens, and much more. FOTOshoots are space limited and may fill up, so you may want to indicate alternates in your registration.
Times shown on the schedule include estimated travel times to the location, but not to return. All FOTOshoots meet initially in the outdoor courtyard between the Photographic Centre/Library entrance and City Hall, regardless of the destination. FOTOshoots will depart promptly at the designated start time. Make sure you arrive at lease 15 minutes prior to the start time for check-in. Often, students use this time to make arrangements to car pool. The FOTOshoot will end at the time indicated and additional time should be allowed to return to the Photographic Centre before your next event.
Some FOTOshoots have addtional fees to cover the cost of entry fees, models, and other expenses. Gold Passport holders must pay any additional fees even if it is for their first FOTOshoot, included with their Gold Passport. Please include any additional fees in your payment to avoid a delay in processing your registration.
One FOTOshoot is included for Gold Passport holders. Additional FOTOshoots may be purchased.
300 Series - Computer Labs
Get hands-on experience in Photoshop®, Lightroom®, digital printing, Painter, NIK filters, and much more in the Digital Lab. In addition, the WACOM Digital Lab will offer hands-on basic Photoshop® and Painter classes. Computer labs are offered daily, Tuesdayday through Saturday during FOTOfusion. Computer Labs are space limited and may fill up, so you may want to indicate alternates in your registration.
One computer lab is included for Gold Passport holders. Additional computer labs may be purchased.
400 Series - Master Workshop Experience
The 400 Series Master Workshop Experience allows Gold passport holders to choose one of these events for free and to purchase additional ones for an additional charge. Silver Passport and Individiual ticket holders may purchase individually. Additional fees for modeling fees or other expenses apply to certian workshops. This fee applies even to the free workshop included to Gold Passport holders. Limit 10 participants per workshop.
These workshops are either a 3-hr hands-on Computer Lab or a "Master" FOTOshoot. The Master FOTOshoot will have three components. First a lecture by the instructor, then a photo shoot, followed up by a critique session. These "Master FOTOshoot" may be scheduled in two or three different sessions, depending on the subject and time of day.
The 500 series are free to Gold Passport holders. For all others, the price is $50 for members and $90 non-members. In order to attend, you must register for these events before hand.
600 Series - Community Events
Community event lectures are given Wednesday through Saturday. Community events are free to Workshop Members and Gold or Silver Passport holders. Non-Members can pay $10 at the door.
Bring your portfolio for top photographers, picture editors and other pros in the business to evaluate your work. Register 1 day in advance for each portfolio review. Most all of the photographers do portfolio reviews, so register before your favorites are all booked up. If there is availability, you may sign up the same day.
Portfolio Reviews are free to Gold Passport holders, others must pay a fee. See the Portfolio Review pagethe for details.
See the latest products from various vendors in our PROshop store and the Leica Store In Store. The Technology Center is free.
Special Events include the Opening Bash, Closing Bash and Awards Dinner. Charges for these events vary and also depend on whether you have a Gold Passport.