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Sony B Alpha Days at Samy’s Camera – LA

November 8 @ 9:00 am - November 9 @ 5:00 pm

| Free

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LECTURE SCHEDULE FOR NOVEMBER 8TH:

MIGUEL QUILES

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 9:30-11:00AM

 “The Breakdown Live”

In this special event, Miguel is bringing his YouTube show “Breakdown” to you live and in person! You’ll see how he creates his studio images from start to finish, with in depth explanations into his camera and lens choices, settings, light placement, working with models and more!

JEFF BERLIN

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 9:30-11:30AM

 “Sony Venice in Your Pocket” & “Introduction to Sony Cinema Cameras”

 Sony Artisan Jeff Berlin will walk you through how to use the Xperia 1 as a creator, how to leverage the device’s Cinema Pro features to create your own stunning, cinema-quality videos.  Jeff will go over some of the techniques, tips, and tricks he’s learned working on feature films, short films, music videos and commercials with Sony Full Frame Motion Picture and video cameras. He will also drill down and discuss some of the technologies incorporated into the cameras that help you effectively leverage your creativity.

FRANCISCO J. HERNANDEZ

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 12:00-1:30PM

 “How to use ND Filters in Portrait Photography”

In bright sunlight using strobes on location you can be limited to your choice of aperture with the lens you are using. Francisco J Hernandez will show you how to properly use ND filters with strobes to get the correct exposure.

NINO RAKICHEVICH

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 12:00-1:30PM

“Fashion Photography”

Nino’s lecture will cover styling, models, lighting, camera gear and most importantly practical advice on the business ide of Fashion Photography. Sony Artisan Nino Rakichevich has been a photographer for 37 years. He taught Fashion Photography at Brooks Institute of Photography for 14 years.

Westcott Live with Manny Ortiz

DATE: Friday 11/8
TIME: 1:30-2:00PM

“Westcott Live” Join Sony Photographer Manny Ortiz in the Westcott Shooting Bay as he shows you how he uses the new Westcott FJ400 Strobe.

MARC WEISBERG

DATE: Friday 11/8
TIME: 3:00-4:30PM

“How to Take Amazing Travel Photos”

 Learn from Sony Photographer Marc Weisberg on how to take compelling travel photos. Marc will help you maximize your amazing travel experiences by capturing beautiful images that tell a story of where you’ve been. This class will go over some important techniques on composition, capturing iconic landmarks, what gear to consider, and techniques to bring out emotion, how to get “the shot”, tips on using available light and much more.

JASON VONG & VIVIENNE LEE

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 3:00-4:30PM

“YouTube Vlogging ”

Join Jason & Vivienne on a live demonstration on how to create a YouTube VLOG at a home or on-location. Discover secrets on how to shoot an effective YouTube video whether you’re an introvert or an extrovert.

THIBAULT ROLAND

DATE: Friday 11/8
TIME: 3:00-4:30PM

“The Art and Science of Black and White Photography”

During the lecture, Sony Artisan of Imagery Thibault Roland will discuss Black and White Photography. How to create and use leading lines, textures and light in order to build dynamic and original photographs. He will illustrate how important it is to visualize and build and image even before pressing the shutter button, and how your overall photography work (including color) can benefit from the rigorous process of creating in B&W.

MIGUEL QUILES

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 4:30-6:00PM

“One Light Setup”

If you’re an available light shooter looking to learn the power and flexibility of off camera flash you’ll want to join Sony Artisan Miguel Quiles as he demonstrates his tried and true methods for getting the best results using only one light!

LECTURE SCHEDULE FOR NOVEMBER 9TH:

 

MIGUEL QUILES

DATE: Saturday 11/9

TIME: 9:00-10:30AM

“Dramatic Portraits”

Learn the style that Sony Artisan Miguel Quiles uses to create some of his most stunning portraits. You’ll see how he employs high-speed sync lighting to take shallow depth of field portraits using off camera flash!

MIKE TEDESCO

DATE: Saturday 11/9
TIME: 9:00-10:30AM

“Transitioning from Corporate Career to Full Time Photographer”

Join Sony Photographer Mike Tedesco as he shares how he made the switch from Corporate America to full time photographer.

FRANCISCO J. HERNANDEZ

DATE: Saturday 11/9

TIME: 12:00-1:30PM

“How to use Flash for Night Portraits”

Learn from Sony Alpha Collective Francisco J. Hernandez how to mix night ambient light with strobes.

ALEX PHAN

DATE: Saturday 11/9
TIME: 12:00-1:30PM

“In The Wild (Bird Wildlife Photography)”

Join Sony Photography Alex Phan and learn how to optimize your Camera for Wildlife photography. Understanding “Real Time” AF, adapting lenses to Sony Cameras, how to stack Tele Convertors to get the best performance, understanding when to use Sony’s Clear Image Zoom, choosing the right lens for the right scenario.

Westcott Live with a Sony Artisan

DATE: Saturday 11/9
TIME: 2:00PM-2: 30PM

Join a Sony Artisan in the Westcott Shooting Bay as he shows you how they use the new Westcott FJ400 Strobe.

MANNY ORTIZ

DATE: Saturday 11/9
TIME: 3:00-4:30PM

“Flash & Natural Light Photography”

Join Social Media Influencer and Photographer Manny Ortiz on how he uses Flash and Natural Light to create his own style of Portrait Photography.

JASON VONG & VIVIENNE LEE

DATE: Saturday 11/9

TIME: 3:00-4:30PM

“Wedding Videography”

Join Jason & Vivienne and kick start your wedding videography career and discover how the latest tech of Sony Alpha makes it easy to capture the couple’s special day.

THIBAULT ROLAND

DATE: Saturday 11/8
TIME: 3:00-4:30PM

“The Art and Science of Editing Fine Art Images”

Learn from Sony Artisan of Imagery Thibault Roland what digital tools he uses to edit his work, how you can benefit from some of his tricks to improve your own photo processing flow and how to develop your images into exactly what you had in mind even are

MIGUEL QUILES

DATE: Saturday 11/9

TIME: 4:30-5:30PM

“Portrait Photography Retouching”

Portrait retouching doesn’t have to be difficult! Join Sony Artisan Miguel Quiles as he breaks down his entire portrait retouching workflow from start to finish using Lightroom & Photoshop.

PHOTO WALKS NOVEMBER 8TH (ALL PHOTO WALKS ARE $10 PER PERSON*):

MIGUEL QUILES (15 Person Maximum)

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 11:00-12:00PM

“Studio Session with Miguel Quiles”

Manny Ortiz (25 Person Maximum)

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 2:00-3:000PM

“Photo Walk with Manny Ortiz”

Francisco J Hernandez (25 Person Maximum)

DATE: Friday 11/8

TIME: 3:30-4:30PM

“Photo Walk with Francisco J. Hernandez”

PHOTO WALKS NOVEMBER 9TH (ALL PHOTO WALKS ARE $10 PER PERSON*):

Francisco J Hernandez (25 Person Maximum)

DATE: Saturday 11/9

TIME: 10:00-11:00AM

“Photo Walk with Francisco J. Hernandez”

Manny Ortiz (25 Person Maximum)

DATE: Saturday 11/9

TIME: 11:30-12:30PM

“Photo Walk with Manny Ortiz”

Miguel Quiles (15 Person Maximum)

DATE: Saturday 11/9

TIME: 1:00-2:00PM

“Studio Session with Miguel Quiles”

 *All paid photo walks and studio session tickets are non-refundable.

Details

Start:
November 8 @ 9:00 am
End:
November 9 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sony-b-alpha-days-at-samys-camera-la-tickets-71423105431

Venue

Samy’s Camera Los Angeles
431 S. Fairfax Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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