May
5
May 7

SPRING LANDSCAPE WORKSHOP

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May 5, Classroom (LIMITED TO 10). $100
May 6 - 7, Hike (LIMITED TO 10). $75
If attending both, registration is $150

WE'RE GOING ON AN ACTUAL EDITORIAL ASSIGNMENT 

I will go over all these and plus many tips and tricks!
- Camera settings, lighting and composition
- How to read weather and how it affects landscapes for your photos
- How to get an actual landscape assignment and make money. 
- And of course, how to enjoy our Mother Earth and care for it for so the future can enjoy the trails too!

This workshop will consist of three days. You can sign up for just the classroom part OR both the classroom and hike. I highly suggest you sign up for the full workshop so we can apply what we learned in the classroom out on the mountains.

May 5, Friday (LIMITED TO 10). $100
6pm - 8pm, at Glenn Fajota Photography. In classroom.
8pm - 9pm, at Great Outdoor Provisions Co. We will all head across the street and use a special 15% off the whole store only for those who signed up for the workshop to pick up any last minute items for the actual hike (May 6 -7)

May 6 - 7, Saturday - Sunday (LIMITED TO 10) $75
*NOTE. THIS IS AN OVERNIGHT HIKE. YOU MUST HAVE PROPER OVERNIGHT GEAR

5am, Depart rendezvous point (TBA at workshop)
9am, Breakfast (paid by GFP)
12pm, Arrive at trailhead (TBA at workshop)

- If there is someone you want to bring (kid/spouse/friend) that wants to go on the hike and not attend the classroom portion, there must be a separate transportation arrangement. Everyone must RSVP by April 28th, whether they are attending the classroom portion or not.
- The determined hike will be rated a 4 out of 5 with minimum hiking experience required BUT each person must be physically able and have their own sleep, shelter, food, first aid kit. If anyone is on medication or has allergies, please let us know when you register.
- Glenn Fajota Photography and/or sponsors are not responsible and shall not be held liable for any injuries during the hike.

**Proceeds from this workshop will go to NPCA, our charity.

LIMITED SEATS. *Please email with an assurance that you will attend since this one of the popular workshops of the year. Once you have paid, this will guarantee you a seat.

For more info or to reserve your seat : info@glennfajota.com


FOOD + BEVERAGE PHOTOGRAPHY
Feb
26
4:00 pm16:00

FOOD + BEVERAGE PHOTOGRAPHY

  • Glenn Fajota Photography

$100/Per Person. RSVP by February 24, 2017

- Proper lighting for food and beverages
- Food styling
- How to work with agencies and magazines
- Kit building
- Business and Workflow
- Who gets to eat all the food after it has been photographed!?!

I will go over these topics and many more. I will also show you the tricks of the trade so you can get out there and start making money!

The workshop will include classroom instruction for the first couple hours and then hands on shooting with food prepared by a chef. So definitley bring your camera so you can leave with your first food photo in your portfolio.

LIMITED TO 10 SEATS. Open to photographers of all skill levels as well as chefs. Our workshops always book fast but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Nov
27
4:00 pm16:00

PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

- $100/Per Person
RSVP by November 25, 2016


- What type of lighting gear do I need for product photography?
- I have studio strobes, but I want to bring my models outside and use my strobes
- Dealing with reflective surfaces and transparent objects (wedding photogs!)
- How to properly prepare/edit your photos for your client on the web or print.

Assuming you the have the basics of photography down, in this workshop we will light a variety of products with different techniques and tools. I will also go over how to edit and properly prepare your images for your client whether the images are ended up on the web or  on a billboard. 

Even though our studio space is great, most of our shoots happen on location. From restaurant tables to the sidewalks, product photography is always a challenge. I will break down a commercial product photoshoot complete with storyboard, invoices and the final image. If you want to take your product photography to the next level, this workshop is the one you'll want to attend!

LIMITED TO 10 SEATS. Open to everyone who shoots products for sale, wedding clients, craft makers and even DIYers. We have sold out for the past workshops so email now to book your seat.

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

FALL LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Oct
14
Oct 23

FALL LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

me working Mt Pleasant. Rated Top 10 Fall views by Travel & Leisure Magazine 2014

me working Mt Pleasant. Rated Top 10 Fall views by Travel & Leisure Magazine 2014

October 14, Classroom (LIMITED TO 10). $100
October 22-23, Hike (LIMITED TO 5). $75
If attending both, registration is $150

I will go over all these and plus many tips and tricks!
- Camera settings, lighting and composition
- Learn to photograph midday, sunsets, during the night and sunrises with proper exposure
- How to read weather and how it affects landscapes for your photos
- When to use a wide angle lens and a telephoto lens
- How to make time to travel to these locations and how make money from landscape photography
- And of course, how to enjoy our Mother Earth and care for it for so the future can enjoy the trails too!

This workshop will consist of three days. You can sign up for just the classroom part OR both the classroom and hike. I highly suggest you sign up for the full workshop so we can apply what we learned in the classroom out on the mountains.

October 14, Friday (LIMITED TO 10). $100
6pm - 8pm, at Glenn Fajota Photography. In classroom.
8pm - 9pm, at Great Outdoor Provisions Co. We will all head across the street and use a special 15% off the whole store only for those who signed up for the workshop to pick up any last minute items for the actual hike (October 10/22 -10/23)

October 22-23, Saturday - Sunday (LIMITED TO 5) $75
*NOTE. THIS IS AN OVERNIGHT HIKE. YOU MUST HAVE PROPER OVERNIGHT GEAR

5am, Depart rendezvous point (TBA at workshop) in the 15 passenger van
9am, Breakfast (paid by GFP)
12pm, Arrive at trailhead (TBA at workshop)

- If there is someone you want to bring (kid/spouse/friend) that wants to go on the hike and not attend the classroom portion, there must be a separate transportation arrangment. Everyone must RSVP by October 13th, whether they are attending the classroom portion or not.
- The determined hike will be rated a 4 out of 5 with minimum hiking experience required BUT each person must be physically able and have their own sleep, shelter, food, first aid kit. If anyone is on medication or has allergies, please let us know when you register.
- Great Outdoor Provisions Company and/or Glenn Fajota Photography is not responsible and shall not be held liable for any injuries during the hike.


LIMITED SEATS. *Quite a few people couldnt attend the last workshop because the seats filled up quick. Open to anyone who appreciates nature with their phone camera or professional camera. We have sold out for the past workshops but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more info or to reserve your seat : info@glennfajota.com

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY
Sep
25
4:00 pm16:00

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY

  • Glenn Fajota Photography
Image photographed from our apartment across the Pantheon, Rome.

Image photographed from our apartment across the Pantheon, Rome.

- $100/Per Person

RSVP by September 23, 2016

I will go over all these plus many tips and tricks!

- How to shoot for travel magazines and tourism agencies
- Making money from images you shot on a past vacation
- Getting sponsored for trips you can't afford
- Editing and workflow of your travel images
- Preparing them for large prints
- How much to charge per photo
- Kit building

The first portion of the workshop will be instructional, which will include a slideshow of images and a live demo. Then after a short break, we go in to the hands on portion of the workshop, where we will apply everything we went over, so bring your camera!

LIMITED TO 5 SEATS. Open to photographers who want to make money in the travel industry. We have sold out for the past 18 workshops but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

PHOTO 201. LEARN TO LOVE YOUR CAMERA
Sep
4
4:00 pm16:00

PHOTO 201. LEARN TO LOVE YOUR CAMERA

  • Glenn Fajota Photography

- $100/Per Person

RSVP by September 2, 2016


I will go over all these plus many tips and tricks!
- Camera settings, lighting and composition
- How to take pictures of subjects that move (your kid's sports and pets)
- How to take pictures of subjects that don't move (items for sale, DIY house projects)
- Overcoming bad lighting in dark rooms, bright windows, existing light features
- Basic workflow (file management, edit, backup)
- Camera Kit building with different budgets. 

The first portion of the workshop will be instructional, which will include a slideshow of images and a live demo. Then after a short break, we go in to the hands on portion of the workshop, where we will apply everything we went over, so bring your camera!

LIMITED TO 15 SEATS. Open to anyone who appreciates photography with their phone camera or professional camera. We have sold out for the past 17 workshops but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

BUSINESS AND WORKFLOW
Jul
31
3:00 pm15:00

BUSINESS AND WORKFLOW

  • Glenn Fajota Photography


$100/Per Person. RSVP by July 29, 2016


Because it’s my birth month, I have reserved my favorite workshop for July (=

- Maintaining a successful photography business
- Becoming an ambassador and sponsored by large companies
- ‘Getting In’ with magazines and advertising agencies
- Pricing, licensing and accounting
- Branding and social media
- Editing, backup, backup, backup

During this workshop, I will cover all these topics and more. Whether you just picked up a camera a few years ago or have been shooting for 10 years and need a refresher, this is the workshop to attend. I will share my 15 years of experience as a commercial photographer, working with international clients, ad agencies and editorial magazines. Most of these are experiences are what photographers dream of, for me, its just another day at the office.


LIMITED TO 15 SEATS. Open to anyone who wants to make a dollar from photography. We have sold out for the past 16 workshops but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

LOCATION LIGHTING WORKSHOP
Jun
26
4:00 pm16:00

LOCATION LIGHTING WORKSHOP

  • Glenn Fajota Photography

- $100/Per Person
RSVP by June 24, 2016


- How do I balance the powerful sun in my outdoor photos?
- I have studio strobes, but I want to bring my models outside and use my strobes
- All I have is a reflector, can I really get good lighting from it?
- I have a shoot indoors but I don't know how to balance the existing light and windows.

Assuming you the have the basics of photography composition down, in this workshop we will work on location lighting for those compositions. I will show you how to use reflectors, strobes and speedlights on location, both indoors and outdoors.

Even though our studio space is great, most of our shoots happen on location. From architecture to lifestyle images we use a variety of tools to achieve the best look for our client and I will show you exactly how to do it. If you want to take your location photography to the next level with lighting, this workshop is the one you'll want to attend!

LIMITED TO 10 SEATS. Open to everyone who shoots on location (outdoors, indoors). We have sold out for the past 15 workshops but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

PHOTOGRAPHY 201. GET OUT OF AUTO!
May
29
12:00 pm12:00

PHOTOGRAPHY 201. GET OUT OF AUTO!

  • Glenn Fajota Photography

- $100/Per Person

RSVP by May 27, 2016


I will go over all these plus many tips and tricks!
- Camera settings, lighting and composition
- How to take pictures of subjects that move (your kid's sports and pets)
- How to take pictures of subjects that don't move (items for sale, DIY house projects)
- Overcoming bad lighting in dark rooms, bright windows, existing light features
- Basic workflow (file management, edit, backup)
- Camera Kit building with different budgets. 

The first portion of the workshop will be instructional, which will include a slideshow of images and a live demo. Then after a short break, we go in to the hands on portion of the workshop, where we will apply everything we went over, so bring your camera!

*Although this is geared towards those who already have point & shoot and digital slr's, those who are interested in photography in general are more than welcome to sign up.

LIMITED TO 15 SEATS. Open to anyone who appreciates photography with their phone camera or professional camera. We have sold out for the past 14 workshops but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY
Apr
15
6:00 pm18:00

LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY

  • Glenn Fajota Photography

- $100/Per Person for Classroom - Part One, April 15
- $175/Per Person for Classroom and Hike - Part Two, April 23-24
   (includes transportation and breakfast)

RSVP by April 8, 2016


I will go over all these and plus many tips and tricks!
- Camera settings, lighting and composition
- Learn to photograph midday, sunsets, during the night and sunrises with proper exposure
- How to read weather and how it affects landscapes for your photos
- When to use a wide angle lens and a telephoto lens
- How to make time to travel to these locations and how make money from landscape photography
- And of course, how to enjoy our Mother Earth and care for it for so the future can enjoy the trails too!

This workshop will consist of three days. You can sign up for just the classroom part OR both the classroom and hike. I highly suggest you sign up for the full workshop so we can apply what we learned in the classroom out on the mountains.

April 15, Friday
6pm - 8pm, at Glenn Fajota Photography. In classroom.
8pm - 9pm, at Great Outdoor Provisions Co. We will all head across the street and use a special 15% off the whole store only for those who signed up for the workshop to pick up any last minute items for the actual hike (Earth Day Weekend, 4/23 -24)

April 23 - 24, Saturday - Sunday
*NOTE. THIS IS AN OVERNIGHT HIKE. YOU MUST HAVE PROPER OVERNIGHT GEAR

6am, Depart rendezvous point (TBA at workshop) in the 15 passenger van
9am, Breakfast (paid by GFP)
12pm, Arrive at trailhead (TBA at workshop)

- If there is someone you want to bring (kid/spouse/friend) that wants to go on the hike and not attend the classroom portion, it will be $50 which will cover transportation and breakfast. Everyone must RSVP by April 8th, whether they are attending the classroom portion or not.
- The determined hike will be rated a 3 out of 5 with minimum hiking experience required BUT each person must be physically able and have their own sleep, shelter, food, first aid kit. If anyone is on medication or has allergies, please let us know when you register.
- Great Outdoor Provisions Company and/or Glenn Fajota Photography is not responsible and shall not be held liable for any injuries during the hike.


LIMITED TO 10 SEATS. Open to anyone who appreciates nature with their phone camera or professional camera. We have sold out for the past 13 workshops but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

HEADSHOT PHOTOGRAPHY
Mar
20
12:00 pm12:00

HEADSHOT PHOTOGRAPHY

  • Glenn Fajota Photography

$100/Per Person. RSVP by March 18, 2016

- What light setup did you use for this workshop flyer?
- Do I use a beauty dish, softbox or an umbrella for headshots?
- Where do I crop an appropriate headshot?
- Where do I place the freaking light and what angle/height/distance?
- How do I shot a headshot on location?
- How can get into the business of headshot photography?

You have probably asked one of these questions before or already photograph headshots but want to improve your lighting and business from it. In this workshop, I will answer all of these questions and any that you have and show you the tricks of the trade so you can get out there and start making money back from shooting simple quality headshots.

The workshop will include classroom instruction as well as hands on shooting with actual models, so definitely bring your camera so you can leave with portfolio worthy images that you took!

Light refreshments will be served.

LIMITED TO 15 SEATS. Open to photographers of all skill levels as well makeup artists, studio assistants and videographers. We have sold out for the past 12 workshops but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

STUDIO LIGHTING
Feb
28
12:00 pm12:00

STUDIO LIGHTING

  • Glenn Fajota Photography

 

$100/Per Person. RSVP by February 26, 2016

- What's the difference between a beauty dish and a softbox?
- Alien Bees, Profoto, Amazon, eBay. Which brand do I buy?
- How many lights do I need?
- Where do I place the freaking light and what angle/height/distance?
- How do I light one person? How do I light a whole family?
- Where do I buy all the gear for studio lighting?

You have probably asked one of these questions before and wanted to start shooting with studio strobes but couldn't get the exact answer from searching online. Or you have some knowledge but want to expand to other lighting techniques.

I will answer all of these questions and any that you have and show you the tricks of the trade so you can get out there and start making money back from the lights you just bought.

The workshop will include classroom instruction for the first couple hours and then hands on shooting with actual products and models. So definitely bring your camera so you can leave with portfolio worthy images that you took!

Light refreshments will be served.

LIMITED TO 10 SEATS. Open to photographers of all skill levels as well makeup artists, studio assistants and videographers. Our workshops always book fast but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com

FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY
Jan
31
12:00 pm12:00

FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY

  • Glenn Fajota Photography



$100/Per Person. RSVP by January 29, 2016

- I got a camera as a gift. Will it work to shoot food?
- Do I use my on camera flash, natural light or an expensive strobe?
- How can I make money from this and see my images in magazines?
- I always get reflections when shooting glasses and wine bottles. How do I work around that?
- I'm a restaurant owner and we photograph our own food. Can our photographer register?
- Who gets to eat all the food after it has been photographed!?!

I will answer all of these questions and any that you have and show you the tricks of the trade so you can get out there and start making money shooting Food Photography.

The workshop will include classroom instruction for the first couple hours and then hands on shooting with food prepared by Chef Matthew May. So definitley bring your camera so you can leave with your first food photo in your portfolio!

After the workshop, Chef Matthew will be serving a special 2 course meal to everyone. (= So if not you're not coming to learn food photography, come to eat!

LIMITED TO 10 SEATS. Open to photographers of all skill levels as well as chefs. Our workshops always book fast but I think its because the tons of prizes given by our sponsors (=

For more information or to reserve your seat, info@glennfajota.com