Get to Know Tamron Tech Team ’s Photographic Passions
Tamron’s Technical Team Members are not only the most knowledgeable people out there when it comes to Tamron lenses and lens technology, they are also excellent photographers who spend a good part of their time honing their craft by creating thousands of images every year. The Tamron Tech Team Members bring their understanding of photography, real world experience and a deep passion for all things photography to every seminar. Register at www.tamron-usa.com/TMLC and be sure to check out www.tamron-usa.com/events to see where else the team members are headed this year.
MEET THE TAMRON TECH TEAM
JEFF ALLEN is a member of Tamron's technical team. He travels the country extensively helping people to choose equipment that's right for them and speaks with novice and photo enthusiasts on how to improve their photographic capabilities.
JILLIAN BELL is a member of Tamron's Technical Team. Tastefully merging form and artistic flare, her emphasis always lies in the subtle details. Jillian travels the country educating consumers on choosing the right equipment for varying needs. Photography is a useful tool, and her goal is to inspire others and help them to build on their photographic skills to create better, more consistent results.
ANDRÈ COSTANTINI is a photographer, filmmaker and educator. Andre's approach to photography and teaching is enjoyable, engaging and informative. He has taught photography seminars throughout the United States, Canada and the Caribbean and has written articles for Studio Photography and Design and Shutterbug. Clients include American Repertory Theatre, Discovery Channel, Criterion Collection, and Tamron USA.
ARMANDO FLORES interest in photography started back in high school, when his sister and him put their money together to purchase a 35mm film camera. He studied photojournalism in college and worked at a camera store to support his photo habit. He worked for a major camera manufacturer, where he honed his photography skills over the next 22 years. Photography enabled him to travel to many foreign lands to attend large media events where he met many interesting people. He photographed professional sport for over 17 years and loved being at the forefront of new technology. His passion has always been in lending a hand to the aspiring photographer.
KEN HUBBARD has had nationwide gallery showings of his portrait and landscape photography and teaches enthusiasts how to take better photos at workshops across the country. He has traveled extensively throughout the United States and the result is a consistent output of breathtaking photographs that continually challenge the boundaries of the genre. Ken is the Field Services Manager for Tamron, responsible for Tamron’s popular consumer workshop series.
PAT NAGLE has always enjoyed the outdoors. From the mountains to the ocean, he has developed a strong appreciation for nature, leading him to his love for photography. Taking photos has given him the ability to open his eyes to the world in a new way, and has led him to teach about and share his photography with enthusiasts across the country. He brings his passion for photography to the consumer to help show that there is always more than what meets the eye.
ERICA ROBINSON has always had a strong passion for both photography and travel, but once merging the two together is where she found her true passion. After studying photography in college her first adventure was working as a photographer for a cruise line out on the ships. Trying to pursue a different genre she then worked with talented Boston wedding photographers while learning the technical side working for a local camera store. Photography is an incredible tool that allows us to stop a moment and relive it every time we look at that image. She genuinely enjoys teaching others how to capture that moment in the way it makes them feel, to relive it over and over again.