FOTOfusion 2017 - Tuesday Schedule

Color Key

100 Series
Seminar
200 Series
FOTOshoot
300 Series
Computer Lab
400 Series
Master Workshops
500 Series
Lecture Demo / Computer Lab / FOTOshoots
600 Series
Community Events
700 Series: Free to Public
Portfolio Review / Technology Center
Special Events

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Note: Schedule is subject to change due to the busy schedule of our presenters. Changes will be posted at all sites during the week.

* FOTOshoot times indicate time that field trip leaves from The Centre and time that FOTOshoot ends at the location.  Please arrive at the Centre at least 15 minutes before departure time.  All FOTOshoots leave from Palm Beach Photographic Centre’s courtyard at indicated starting time. The FOTOshoot will end at the time indicated and additional time should be allowed to return to the Photographic Centre before your next event.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
5:30AM-11:30AM 401 Create Unique Landscapes On One of Florida’s Largest Cattle Ranches with Erika Larsen
Location: Courtyard
6:00AM-10:30AM 201 Adding the Human Element to your Cityscapes at Miami’s South Beach with Gary Hershorn
Location: Courtyard
10:00AM-3:30PM 402 What’s Going on Around Here? Photographing a Travel Story with Brendan Bannon
Location: Banyan Room
10:30AM-2:30PM 501 FOTOfoodie Tour! With Vincent Versace
Location: Studio
11:00AM-3:30PM 202 Shoot the flavor of Miami’s Little Havana with Scott Mc Kiernan and Ruaridh Stewart
Location: Courtyard
1:00PM-5:00PM 403 Shoot The Garden Environment at Morikami Japanese Gardens with Jill Enfield
Location: Hibiscus Room
1:30PM-5:00PM 203 Field Macro Techniques at Butterfly World with Rob Sheppard
Location: Courtyard
6:00PM-8:00PM S1 FOTOfusion Opening Reception
Location: Museum

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Descriptions

5:30 AM - 11:30 AM

 Master Workshop 401

Create Unique Landscapes On One of Florida’s Largest Cattle Ranches with Erika Larsen

Critique Wednesday 12:15pm-1:15pm in the Flagler Room

(c)Erika LarsenCommune with nature and learn how to reveal her intimate messages with National Geographic photographer Erika Larsen in this unique opportunity at one of Florida’s largest cattle ranches. Learn how to see and harness the light to enhance your photographic capabilities and personal vision as you focus on early morning landscapes on the 50,000 acre Adams Ranch. In a later critique, Larsen will discuss aesthetics and how images can evolve in an emotional context.

Photo ©Erika Larsen

Location: Courtyard

6:00 AM - 10:30 AM

 FOTOshoot 201

Adding the Human Element to your Cityscapes at Miami’s South Beach with Gary Hershorn

As beautiful as cityscapes are at sunrise and sunset, too many photographers either fail to try, or poorly execute, adding a human being to their photos. Go for a walk in Miami’s famous South Beach with Gary and see if you can add context and play with perspective in photos of the area. He will also explore the use of layering or a simple silhouette to add another dimension to your city photos.

Location: Courtyard

10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

 Master Workshop 402

What’s Going on Around Here? Photographing a Travel Story with Brendan Bannon

Travel photography is breaking clichés and going deeper, with the NY Times Voyages issue through to publications like Afar magazine. Elements of the travel story will be identified--with curiosity and discover as guiding principles. You will strategize and approach together and then work independently as we explore Wynwood, Miami’s vibrant urban industrial art district on a series of shoots with an eye to making a collective travel story.  We will Wednesday to review the work and make a final edit.

Location: Banyan Room

10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

 Event 501

FOTOfoodie Tour! With Vincent Versace

Additional Fee: $80.00

Imagine a walking tour of downtown West Palm Beach…the history, the architecture, the lifestyle and the culture. Now imagine adding a generous sampling of the area’s best local cuisine, with Vincent Versace as your photography instructor to show you techniques for photographing food! Experience the best of our city taking this 4-hour, 1 mile walking tour of downtown, sampling 13 generous tastings from 5 of the city's freshest local restaurants. Master travel photographer Versace will guide you every step of the way with tips and tricks for good food photography! 

Location: Studio

11:00 AM - 3:30 PM

 FOTOshoot 202

Shoot the flavor of Miami’s Little Havana with Scott Mc Kiernan and Ruaridh Stewart


©Ruaridh_Stewart

Take some of Cuba home with you! Explore Little Havana’s “Calle Ocho,” with ZUMA photojournalist/photo editors Mc Kiernan and Stewart. Shoot in a neighborhood barbershop and cigar-rolling factory. Capture images of the famous Cuban domino and chess players at their rattling best. Take in the exotic world of the Botanicas: exotic shops full of Afro-Cuban devotional potions and objects.

Location: Courtyard

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

 Master Workshop 403

Shoot The Garden Environment at Morikami Japanese Gardens with Jill Enfield

Additional Fee: $20.00

Learn to analyze visual content to capture images in a way you want them presented to the viewer with renowned fine arts photographer Jill Enfield. Enfield will clearly convey composition techniques such as Leading Lines, Rule of Thirds, Depth of Field and more with 20 different tips, in a comprehensive power-point illustrated with many beautiful photos from accomplished photographers. At the Morikami Japanese Gardens you will practice the many lessons you have learned; discuss your images with Enfield as she guides you to improve your images.

Get together with Jill on Wednesday for a critique from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in the Hibiscus Room.

Location: Hibiscus Room

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

 FOTOshoot 203

Field Macro Techniques at Butterfly World with Rob Sheppard

Additional Fee: $30.00


©Rob Sheppard

Get down and dirty with Sheppard as you explore field macro techniques at Butterfly World. Learn how macro lenses, extension tubes, special close-focus lenses and flash can work for you in the field. You will have a chance to use your own gear to shoot close images of your own while Rob is there to help.

Location: Courtyard

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 Special Event S1

FOTOfusion Opening Reception

The opening reception is held in the Museum.

Location: Museum