Local and National Events

Date Description Location
MAY 2020
5/26 Using Long Lenses to Capture Birds In Flight
Join Tamron’s Tech Rep, Jeff Allen, as he presents this fun and informative webinar on capturing great images of birds in flight. In this webinar Jeff will take away the mystery of capturing birds as they soar high above your heads. He will discuss many different techniques that will take 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 SEMINAR

Hosted by Looking Glass Photo

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10:00am PDT

5/26

Pet Photography with Ben Hutchinson of Tamron Lenses

While many of us are still spending a lot of time in our homes, now is the perfect opportunity to learn a few tips and tricks on photographing your pet. Photographer and Tamron rep Ben Hutchinson has years of experience fostering and photographing dogs for local rescues. In this webinar, he will be covering how to choose and use the right lenses, lighting, composition techniques, camera settings, and posing tricks to capture the emotion and personality of your pets.
Whether you’re a new dog parent or you have had a pet in your home for a long time, join us for this informative and inspirational webinar on Pet Photography.

ONLINE SEMINAR

Hosted by Shutterbug

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6:00pm PDT

5/27 Using Long Lenses to Capture Birds In Flight
Join Tamron’s Tech Rep, Jeff Allen, as he presents this fun and informative webinar on capturing great images of birds in flight. In this webinar Jeff will take away the mystery of capturing birds as they soar high above your heads. He will discuss many different techniques that will take 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 SEMINAR

Hosted by Dan's Camera City

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1:00pm EDT

5/28

From Cityscapes to Landscapes: The Benefits of Wide-Angle Lenses

Whether you are standing in a narrow alley in the city or looking at the grandest of landscapes, wide angle lenses will help make your images even more dynamic. In this seminar you will not only learn why these lenses do what they do but also how to best use them for landscapes, city scenes, night photography and much more. So, join us for this fun and informative seminar and go away wanting to take out your wide-angle lenses to have some true photographic fun.

ONLINE SEMINAR

Hosted by Cardinal Camera

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2:00pm EDT

5/29-30 Multi-Vendor Demo

Houston, TX

Houston Camera

JUNE 2020
This June

Focus on the Story International (Virtual) Photo Festival

We’ll be hosting talks, panel discussions, seminars and live critiques online during the month of June as the Focus on the Story International Photo Festival goes virtual.

Washington, DC

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6/19-20 Multi Rep Demo Days

Austin, TX

Precision Camera

6/23-26

Yellowstone National Park 4-Day Photography Workshop with Lodging

Imagine watching elk grazing next to the Madison River, geysers erupting with the Milky Way arching over them and the sun setting through the steam of the Firehole River. This workshop will immerse you and a small group of participants in the art of landscape and night skies photography in Yellowstone National Park. We’ll take advantage of the park’s dark night skies and stunning sunrises and sunsets to capture the nation’s first national park.

West Yellowstone, MT

Three Bear Lodge

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JULY 2020
7/6

Photowalk in the Rock

Calling all photographers and models. Join us for a fun evening shooting at River Market and Riverfront.

Little Rock, AR

Bedford Camera

7/9-11

PhotoCon 2020

PhotoCon 2020 will be the largest conference of its kind in state history! PhotoCon is a three-day complete emersion into all things photography. Photographers, Models, Food Trucks, Manufacture Reps, Trade Show, Hands-On Workshops, Formal Classes, Photo Booths, Door Prizes, Photo Critiques, Contests and so much more!

Bricktown, OK

Aloft Hotel

Presented by Bedford's Camera

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7/17-19 NECCC Photography Conference

Amherst, MA

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AUGUST 2020
8/7-8

Photo Expo 2020

Experience the MidSouth's Largest Photo Expo. We are excited to announce that our Photo Expo will be back in Little Rock, Arkansas on August 7-8, 2020! If you have a passion for photography or are just looking for a new career or hobby, you will become inspired at the Photo Expo! The Photo Expo is two full days of photographic bliss featuring world renowned photographers as keynote speakers, hands-on workshops, photowalks, model shoots, manufacturer reps, an interactive tradeshow, classes, door prizes, photo critiques, photo contests and more!  

Little Rock, AR

Bedford Camera

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8/7-10

Carolina Photo Expo

CPE is the freshest, most authentic and real conference you will attend. Our goal is to educate, inspire and excite our attendees with a focus on education and community. Our vision for this conference is to have a small setting workshop vibe but with some of the biggest speakers, you have ever seen. We reflect the photography communities diversity in gender, ethnicity, age and artistic expression. If you want a place to come and learn from some of the most talented photographers in the industry, this is it.

Cary, NC

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8/17-20

Glacier National Park 4-Day Photography Workshop with Lodging

Imagine watching the sun rise over the imposing peaks of the Rockies, the Milky Way reflecting in glassy alpine lakes and the sunset bathing ancient glaciers in amber light. This workshop will immerse you and a small group of participants in the art of landscape and night skies photography in Glacier National Park. We’ll take advantage of the park’s dark night skies and stunning sunrises and sunsets to capture the Crown of the Continent.

St. Mary, MT

St. Mary Village

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SEPTEMBER 2020
9/13-17

Out of Moab: Landscape Photography Conference

Spark your creative passion at the gateway of Utah’s favorite National and State Parks — Arches, Canyonlands and Dead Horse Point. From grand arches to the edge of canyons, photograph dramatic landscapes of contrasting colors, landforms and textures during the day, then at night the Milky Way. Transform your photography at this unique, small group, landscape photography workshop, learning from over a dozen of the best landscape, astrophotography and nightscape photographers in the world.

Moab, UT

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9/15-18

Rocky Mountain National Park 4-Day Photography Workshop with Lodging

Imagine watching the sun rise over the imposing peaks of the Rockies, the Milky Way reflecting in glassy alpine lakes and the sunset bathing the alpine tundra in amber light. This workshop will immerse you and a small group of participants in the art of landscape and night skies photography in Rocky Mountain National Park. We’ll take advantage of the park’s dark night skies and stunning sunrises and sunsets to capture this beautiful mountain paradise.

Estes Park, CO

The Ridgeline Hotel

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9/19-20

Linn Area Photo Club Photography Event

In 2020, we are taking a slightly different approach to photography education by emphasizing the more technical aspects of photography and splitting the historical daylong presentation into two different sessions, followed by an optional Day 2 hands-on workshop with our presenters.

Cedar Rapids, IA

Photo Pro

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9/19-27

Iceland Photo Workshop

Join Tamron Professional Photographers Erica Robinson and Ken Hubbard on a photographic adventure of a lifetime to one of the worlds 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 Icelands 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 (single occupancy)

OCTOBER 2020
10/4-8

Out of Acadia: Landscape & Nature Photography Conference

Immerse yourself in the awe of nature at Acadia, one of America’s first National Parks. From glacier-scoured granite peaks to fall-covered woodlands, towering pines and rocky beaches, explore, learn and push your creativity as you photograph landscapes, textures and forms from sunrise to sunset and into the night, including Bass Harbor Lighthouse, Cadillac Mountain, Boulder Beach and more. All is conveniently located minutes from charming Bar Harbor, making it a perfect destination to spark your creative soul.

Bar Harbor, ME

Acadia National Park

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10/10 Foto Fest: Multi Vendor Demo Day

Fort Worth, TX

Fort Worth Camera

10/13

Fort Worth Foto Fest: Foto Folklorico! At Joe T. Garcia's!

It's Cinco de Mayo at the 2020 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!

Fort Worth, TX

Joe T. Garcia's

by Fort Worth Camera

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10/15 Fort Worth Foto Fest: Zoo Day

Fort Worth, TX

Fort Worth Camera

10/15-16

Joshua Tree National Park Night Skies Photography Workshop

Imagine seeing the orange glow of sunset over the mythical-looking Joshua trees before watching the Milky Way arch over the California desert.

This workshop will immerse you and a small group of participants in the art of landscape and night skies photography in Joshua Tree National Park. We’ll take advantage of the park’s dark night skies and stunning sunsets to capture this compelling desert park.

29 Palms, CA

Campbell House

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10/22-24

PhotoPlus Expo

PHOTOPLUS was founded in 1983, and is the largest photography and imaging event in North America. It is the ultimate experience for anyone with an interest in photo, video, and visual storytelling to get up-to-date with latest industry trends. Immerse yourself in the world of photo and video in NYC at a dynamic three-day event. Touch and try all the latest gear from your favorite brands, bring your camera and use it in any of the interactive photo ops, and learn from world class photographers all on the show floor.

New York, NY

Jacob Javits Convention Ctr

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