9:00AM-1:00PM, 2:00PM -6:00PM
Join the Leica Akademie and industry experts, Cheryl Walsh and Eric Joseph, in Los Angeles for a weekend dedicated to helping you create your ultimate portfolio!
The photography portfolio is an edited collection to showcase the best of an artist work. Intended to showcase an artist’s style or method of work, the portfolio is your statement of who are you, and what you can do.
Specifically tailored to help photographers who are ready to assemble a cohesive body of work for professional review or anyone who has the desire to present their images in the very best printed form. This unique workshop combines the collective wisdom of two recognized leaders in the photographic industry to create the kind of learning opportunity that can truely impact your photography for the better.
Whether you want to print yourself or have a commercial lab print your work for you, this class will provide you with the knowledge and experience to make choices regarding editing, sequencing, paper and presentation to specifically represent your unique artistic signature.
Who Should Attend:
This class is designed for artists who are ready to present their work professionally. If you already have existing printing gear or have just begun the process you will benefit from this workshop. Class size will be limited to only 6 to ensure a personalized individual attention.
What You Should Know:
Each participant will need to bring print ready image files on a flash drive, sized to at least 13×19 inches at 300 ppi and formatted as flattened TIF files. Each participant will go home with 10 finished prints.
Friday, October 11th: 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Saturday, October 12th: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday, October 13th: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Meet and greet at the Leica Store LA. Each participant will bring images that best represent their work so that we can make test prints and decisions as to the direction each portfolio will take in terms of the paper we will use to print on over the weekend.
Saturday & Sunday:
The instructors will work with all participants to choose and print the final images for their portfolios. as well as provide instruction and the printing secrets for editing images into Photoshop and Lightroom. A maximum of ten individual prints will be printed per participant allowing each participant will leave with, a professionally printed 13×19 portfolio, edited into a presentation ready, cohesive and organized grouping.
TUITION: $999.99 – Book BEFORE September 1st and save $100.00
Eric Joseph is a photographer and Senior Vice President of Business and Product Development at Freestyle Photographic Supplies. Eric graduated from California State University, Northridge in 1985 with a B.A. in Art, Specializing in Photography. He began his career at Freestyle Photographic Supplies in 1986, where he worked his way up to his current Sr. V.P. position. Eric travels across the United States leading a seminar entitled, “The World of Inkjet Paper…The Print Matters!” as well as workshops on Color Management and Professional Digital Inkjet Printmaking. Speaking at colleges, universities, commercial labs, photo clubs, art centers and professional photographic organizations, Eric teaches digital printmaking with an emphasis on empirical knowledge allowing folks to make informed decisions about their digital output and how to obtain consistent, reliable, repeatable and controllable results.
6 in stock
9:00AM-1:00PM, 2:00PM -6:00PM