Local and National Events

Date Description Location
 
APRIL 2021
4/19 Tamron Counter Demo Day

San Antonio, TX

The Camera Exchange

4/20 Let’s Go to The Beach: A Guide to Taking Better Seaside Images
Often we think of beaches as three main parts – sand, ocean and sky. But one beach is not like another. They each have uniqueness in their sands, tides, rock formations, marine layers, sunsets and sunrises. So join Erica Robinson in this seminar where we will cover from start to finish how we photograph a beach day! Topics will include how choose a location, what gear to pack, possible camera settings, and everything in between.
Q&A To Follow

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Bergen County Camera

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10:00am ET

FREE

4/22 Let’s Go to The Beach: A Guide to Taking Better Seaside Images
Often we think of beaches as three main parts – sand, ocean and sky. But one beach is not like another. They each have uniqueness in their sands, tides, rock formations, marine layers, sunsets and sunrises. So join Erica Robinson in this seminar where we will cover from start to finish how we photograph a beach day! Topics will include how choose a location, what gear to pack, possible camera settings, and everything in between.
Q&A To Follow

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Cardinal Camera

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4:00pm ET

FREE

4/27

Let’s go into darkness: a guide to photography when the light is limited
Bring a tripod and venture into the night with Jillian Bell. This how-to class will discuss techniques to photograph low light situations. First, what is low-key photography and how can maintain detail within shadows. We’ll grab a flashlight and discuss fun painting with light techniques. Lastly, we’ll venture out and illuminate classic night photography skills looking to the stars for detail. Don’t be scared… join us.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Dan's Camera City

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1:00pm ET

FREE

4/27

Let’s Play Tourist in Your Own City: A guide to capturing images close to home

Grab your camera and head out the door because we’re going to satiate that inner wanderlust with Erica. This class will serve as a practical guide to venturing out and exploring your city like a tourist – only with better images for your “gram”. So, go ahead and venture into downtown where photographic scenes are made up of shapes, lines, and reflections. And yes, foodie pics allowed!
Q&A To Follow

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by PROCAM

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7:00pm ET

FREE

4/29

Let’s go into darkness: a guide to photography when the light is limited
Bring a tripod and venture into the night with Jillian Bell. This how-to class will discuss techniques to photograph low light situations. First, what is low-key photography and how can maintain detail within shadows. We’ll grab a flashlight and discuss fun painting with light techniques. Lastly, we’ll venture out and illuminate classic night photography skills looking to the stars for detail. Don’t be scared… join us.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by The Camera Company

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6:30pm CT

FREE

MAY 2021
5/2-8

National Photo Week

In-store sales event at multiple Mike's locations

Mike's Camera
5/3

Backyard Birding From Your Balcony with Janet Vuong

New to bird photography? So is Tamron's Janet! Join her as she talks about the challenges of attracting and photographing various avian visitors from her balcony.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Berger Bros

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7:00pm ET

FREE

5/4 Let’s Go to The Beach: A Guide to Taking Better Seaside Images
Often we think of beaches as three main parts – sand, ocean and sky. But one beach is not like another. They each have uniqueness in their sands, tides, rock formations, marine layers, sunsets and sunrises. So join Erica Robinson in this seminar where we will cover from start to finish how we photograph a beach day! Topics will include how choose a location, what gear to pack, possible camera settings, and everything in between.
Q&A To Follow

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by The Camera Shop

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6:30pm ET

FREE

5/10 Let’s Go to The Beach: A Guide to Taking Better Seaside Images
Often we think of beaches as three main parts – sand, ocean and sky. But one beach is not like another. They each have uniqueness in their sands, tides, rock formations, marine layers, sunsets and sunrises. So join Erica Robinson in this seminar where we will cover from start to finish how we photograph a beach day! Topics will include how choose a location, what gear to pack, possible camera settings, and everything in between.
Q&A To Follow

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by T & F Camera

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6:30am ET

FREE

5/10-16 National Park Opening Celebration

Casper, WY

Wyoming Camera Outfitters

5/11

Let’s go into darkness: a guide to photography when the light is limited

Bring a tripod and venture into the night with Jillian Bell. This how-to class will discuss techniques to photograph low light situations. First, what is low-key photography and how can you maintain detail within shadows. We’ll grab a flashlight and discuss fun painting with light techniques. Lastly, we’ll venture out and illuminate classic night photography skills looking to the stars for detail. Don’t be scared… join us.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Robert's Camera

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6:30pm ET

FREE

5/11

Let’s go to the Park: National Park Edition

In this webinar explore the vast photographic opportunities in our national parks. In this class Ken Hubbard will discuss their creative process of how to capture the best images while on a trip through some of America’s most beautiful locations. We will discuss topics such as researching your location, what to pack, look before you shoot, elements of a good image, looking at light and much more.  Come along as we journey to and capture amazing images of our national parks. 

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by PROCAM

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7:00pm ET

FREE

5/18

Foto Folklorico

It's Joe T. Garcia's at the 2021 Fort Worth Foto Fest, spiced-up by Tamron! 

World-famous, Joe T. Garcia's once again opens up its gates to the Fort Worth Foto Fest, and you’re invited!

You and your camera are going to experience the colors, sounds, and excitement of an authentic Mexican fiesta, complete with a mariachi band and ballet folklorico dance troupe....and our friends from Tamron will be sponsoring the entire event and will be furnishing their full line of lenses for you to use!

Your ticket includes:
-Dinner with seating in the scenic reserved Los Portales area of Joe T.'s
-Premium shooting access to photograph the thrilling entertainment of Balet Folklorico & Mariachi! 
-Supplied (optional) Tamron lenses for your Sony, Nikon & Canon cameras! 

Joe T. Garcia’s is an iconic Fort Worth institution, and we are thrilled once again to partner with them & Tamron! Join us for this exclusive Fort Worth Foto Fest event! 

To view fabulous images from last year's Foto Folklorico event at Joe T' Garcias be sure to check them out on Instagram or Facebook using the hashtag #fwfotofest

Fort Worth, TX

Joe T. Garcia's

Hosted by Fort Worth Camera

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$50

5/20

Foto Fest at the Zoo

Join us for the Fort Worth Foto Fest as the fabulous Fort Worth Zoo opens its gates for an exciting wildlife photography experience!  This workshop will consist of a one-hour seminar and hands-on shooting throughout the zoo with free lenses provided by Tamron!

The Fort Worth Zoo is consistently rated within the top 5 zoos in the country...right here in Fort Worth!!It’s easy to see why this event sold out during the 2017, 2018 AND 2019 Fort Worth Foto Fest. Prepare yourself to capture stunning images of wildlife and learn from fellow shutterbugs and the crews at Tamron and Fort Worth Camera!

We encourage you to arrive 20-30 mins, ahead of time. We will be meeting at the OLT (Outdoor Learning Theater)

Follow all the photo-fun from the 2021 Fort Wort Foto Fest by following and posting with our social media hashtag: #FWFOTOFEST

Fort Worth, TX

Fort Worth Zoo

Hosted by Fort Worth Camera

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$15

5/22

Foto Fest Photo Expo and Sale

The best and biggest sales on all things photographic can be found at the 2021 Fort Worth Foto Fest’s Photo Expo at Fort Worth Camera! 
Enjoy special promotions, sales, and demonstrations from:

-Nikon, Canon, Sony, Fujifilm, Olympus, The Print Refinery, Tamron, Sigma, Elinchrom, Tenba, Rode, Saramonic,  Manfrotto/Gitzo, Lowepro, Peak Design!

In addition to the major savings, we will be buying and trading your used gear for top dollar with our friends at U.S. Camera PRO! 

Save big on all of these brands with prices so low, we can’t advertise! Door prizes, raffles & BIG giveaways...and of course, even bigger fun! Food trucks & more attractions are all in store for you at the 2021 Photo Expo!

Fort Worth, TX

Hosted by Fort Worth Camera

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FREE

5/25

Let’s go into darkness: a guide to photography when the light is limited

Join Erica as we discuss all things night sky photography! Photographing our night skies takes more than just the willingness to find a dark space. In this seminar we will discuss how we research and plan for our trip, proper gear to pack, and cover some tips and tricks to upgrading our imagery. Lets go into darkness!

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by PROCAM

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7:00pm ET

FREE

JUNE 2021
6/8

Let's Revisit Birding: Using Long Lenses to Capture Birds in Flight

Join Professional Photographer, Ken Hubbard,, as he presents this fun and informative webinar on capturing great images of birds in flight. In this webinar Ken will take away the mystery of capturing birds as they soar high above your heads. He will discuss many different techniques that will tkae away the frustration of bird photography while helping you capture the images you want. Topics will include: Camera setting, what lenses to use, composition and much more.
Q&A to follow.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Dan's Camera City

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1:00pm ET

FREE

6/11-12

Anniversary Tent Sale

Friday, June 11th
11:00 – 12:00 PM:  Getting Up Close with Macro Lenses Webinar
2:00- 3:00 PM:  The Beauty of Landscape Photography Webinar

Saturday, June 12th
11:00 – 12:00 PM: Using Long Lenses for Birding Webinar
2:00 – 3:00 PM:  The Mystery of Night Sky Photography Webinar

Lansdale, PA

Cardinal Camera

 

6/22

Let's Revisit Macro: Getting Up Close with my Macro

Focusing on Tamron’s SP AF 90mm F/2.8 Di VC USD 1:1 Macro Jillian will dive into its technology and what they mean in an everyday setting.We’ll venture into her backyard and talk about simple macro techniques you can master at home
Q&A to follow.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Dan's Camera City

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1:00pm ET

FREE

6/26

Tamron Day at the Urban Photo Park

This event will be outside and open to all customers offering a hands-on experience with Tamron lenses. You will be able to try the lenses out in the new Urban Photo Park with the guidance of Tamron Pro Photographer, Ken Hubbard, as well as Tamron’s Sales Rep Patty Gregitis and staff from Dan's Camera City.  The Urban Photo Park is a 45,000 square foot outdoor area consisting of a variety of planned areas to enhance one's skills in photography.  The park was developed so that customers can do technical evaluations, demonstrations, and hands-on learning of many photographic concepts and techniques.  Join us on June 26th at Dan's Camera City Urban Photo Park. Can't wait to see you there!

Allentown, PA

Hosted by Dan's Camera City

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10:00am-5:00pm ET

FREE

JULY 2021
7/6

Let's Revisit Travel: A Guide to Better Travel Photography

A good travel starts far before you set foot on the plane or behind the wheel of a car. Join Tamron’s Tech Rep, Erica Robinson, in this webinar where we will talk about all stages of our travel photography adventures. From the research and planning, to the packing, to the creating of images, this will be a great guide to help you further your travel photography. 
Q&A to follow.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Dan's Camera City

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1:00pm ET

FREE

7/20

Let's Revisit The Zoo: A Guide to Better Wildlife Photography

Let’s head to the zoo and capture some amazing wildlife images. In this seminar Join Tamron’s Tech Rep, Jeff Allen, as he demonstrates how to capture the best wildlife images while in a controlled environment. Jeff will take you through the entire creative process from doing your research before you go to looking for the best light while there as well as techniques to capturing the best images.  If you love wildlife photography and looking to improve your techniques come along on this trip to the zoo. 
Q&A to follow.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Dan's Camera City

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1:00pm ET

FREE

OCTOBER 2021
10/3-11

Icelandic Photo Adventure

Join Tamron Professional Photographers Erica Robinson and Ken Hubbard on a photographic adventure of a lifetime to one of the world’s most jaw dropping landscapes - the amazing island of Iceland. Our journey will begin with a meet and greet dinner and seminar to go over the weeks activities. After a good nights sleep we will be on our way to photograph Iceland’s beautiful countryside, seashores and small towns. We will go to such bucket list locations as Diamond Beach, Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach, Skógafoss and Mt Kirkjufell. This is truly a trip not to be missed.

Iceland

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$4995 per person

 

10/9

Historic Glendale Cemetery Photo-walk

Join us on October 9th from 1:00-4:00pm at the historic Glendale Cemetery in Akron, OH. While you tour the cemetery, there will be select Tamron lenses that you can use to capture the perfect shot! Tamron will be in attendance to answer questions! Also, several associates will be joining us to help you with your camera. We will help you capture that spooky scene in time to have it printed for Halloween! The cost of the tour is only $30.00. We will be donating a portion of your tour fee to the cemeteries flower fund.

Akron. OH

Hosted by Van's Camera

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1-4pm ET

$30 with a portion being donated

10/30-11/1

Joshua Tree National Park Workshop

Join Tamron Professional Photographers Erica Robinson and Ken Hubbard on a photographic adventure to the unique landscape of Joshua Tree National Park. Our photo adventure will begin with a meet and greet dinner and seminar to go over the workshop activities, followed by a blue hour photography session led by Erica and Ken. From there we will have multiple field sessions to photograph some of the most iconic landscape spots and of course the star of the show, the trees. This is truly a trip not to be missed.

Joshua Tree National Park

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$1299 per person

 

NOVEMBER 2021
11/17-20

Monument Valley Workshop

Join Tamron Professional Photographers Erica Robinson and Ken Hubbard on a photographic adventure to a place like no other in America, Monument Valley. Our journey will begin with a meet and greet seminar to go over the weeks activities, followed by a moonlit night photography session led by a local Navajo guide. From there we will have multiple field sessions to photograph some of the most iconic landscape spots and hidden gems that only our guides can take us to. This is truly a trip not to be missed.

Monument Valley

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$2495 per person