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Westcott Pro: Tyler Stableford - Authentic Adventurer - Digital Photo Pro | DigitalPhotoPro.com

Hanging off the side of a mountain is no place to learn lighting, but that’s exactly what Tyler Stableford did. As a climbing magazine editor and outdoor enthusiast, Stableford loved photographing his adventures. He knew he wanted to pursue photography full time eventually, but until that time came he just shot and shot and shot. […]

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A Day at RIT: Fashion Photography Workshop

Recently, I had the pleasure of visiting the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) for the first time as part of joint seminar on Fashion Photography presented by Westcott and the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP).RIT is a legendary school and has been one of the most respected and successful photo departments in the world. The facility […]

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Photoshop World 2010: WOW!

First off - WOW!! What a show!! Photoshop World 2010 was held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL this year. Hosted by the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP) and sponsored by companies such as Adobe, Mpix, Epson, Adorama, OnOne Software, Wacom, Medialab, Kelby Training, Westcott and many others - it truly was a […]

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WPPI 2010: What a show!

This year’s Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) was held in Las Vegas, NV at the MGM Grand Hotel from March 4 through March 11. It truly was a success for Westcott! We had the privilege of meeting numerous photographers with amazing talent who use Westcott products. We also had the pleasure of introducing new […]

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Upcoming Events: See you there

Westcott is excited to announce two events that are right around the corner. Coming in first, Wedding Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) held this year in Las Vegas, NV from 3/8/2010 - 3/10/2010. Please stop by and visit our booth. You will be able to locate us at booth #106. Click here to find us on […]

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Paperclipping.com feat. Green Screen Digital Kit

Papperclipping.com's Noell Hyman features the Photo Basics by Westcott Green Screen Digital Photography Kit.

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Green Screen: The 'Out of the Box' Approach

The Photo Basics by Westcott Green Screen Digital Photography Kit is a HIT! It really is an 'Out of the Box' approach!

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Join Us: Erin Manning Demo

Will you be in Anaheim, CA on January 25, 2010? Or still don't know what to do that day? JOIN US!!! Erin Manning (Photographer, Teacher & TV Personality),  will be joining us at the Craft & Hobby Association Show (CHA Show) in Anaheim, CA on January 25, 2010 at 1:00pm PT. She will be giving […]

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Thank You for your Help!

Westcott's donation to Special Kids Photography of America

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Westcott and generation Y!

Talk about a changing industry - the photo and video markets continue to move at what seems like the speed of light these days.  Think about the last 10 years and how the cameras and digital revolution has changed all of our lives.  Not only professionals, but enthusiasts have more options and choices than ever […]

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A special thanks to Tyler Stableford and Unique Photo!

A special thanks to Unique Photo for putting on a great event where Canon Explorer of Light Tyler Stableford demonstrated to all attendees how to handle a professional photo shoot. He discussed everything from tips on working with models to sophisticated lighting techniques utilizing the Canon 580 EX II Speedlights and Westcott softboxes and bounce […]

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Alabama Retailer Finds Success with New Green Screen Kit!

When Westcott's New Green Screen Kit was first presented to Westcott Dealers, a family run retailer in Mobile, AL, was not sure how well it would do with their customers.  The customers of Calagaz Camera made them glad they took a chance on this hot new product!  Pauline McKean of Calagaz said "It really sells […]

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Westcott Supports Help Portrait

Help Portrait is a movement of photographers who are using their time, equipment and expertise to give back to those who are less fortunate this holiday season. Date: December 12, 2009 Where: Your city

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Westcott on E!

  Stay tuned Wednesday, October 21, as Erin Manning gives the world "sneak peak"? at our new Home Studio Lighting Kit. That Morning Show ON THE E! Channel Whether it's for social networking, a business website, or online dating, we all need a good portrait of ourselves. Now, with the Home Studio Lighting Kit and […]

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Photo Shop World Las Vegas!

Wow - is all we can say of this venue.  Amazing speakers, lots of synergy, photographers, photographers and more photographers. It was nonstop action for 3 days!  If you missed out this year - make sure you catch the next Photo Shop World in the spring.  You will not be disappointed.  Keep an eye out on this […]

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Zach and Jody Gray

Based out of Nashville, Tennessee, keep your eyes peeled for this amazing pair of Zach and Jody Gray. This husband and wife team, specializing in wedding photography, will inspire you through their images, drive and passion.  We've heard amazing things about their hands-on seminars.  Seminars by Gray Photography are intimate with the limit of 8 […]

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Save up to $150 at PhotoShop World Las Vegas

You've never seen a training camp like this! Photoshop World is the ONLY Photoshop and digital photography conference designed to put you at the top of your game with fast and furious classes from the world's leading experts. Photoshop World is where Photoshop users go to learn hard and play even harder! Make sure to […]

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The real "dish" on the Spiderlite TD5.

Authored by John Williamson: The Westcott Spiderlite TD5 is the most powerful, flexible, and comprehensive lighting system available today. The Spiderlite TD5 delivers constant light at over 900 watts of power output, provides daylight balanced color temperature at 5500 degrees Kelvin and is portable enough for any location work. The Spiderlite TD5 has built-in softbox […]

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New Photo Basics Kit Featured on NAPP News!

Earlier this year, Photo Basics by Westcott introduced the first cost- effective solution for daylight balanced fluorescent lighting.  The new uLite 2-light kit is street priced at only $199 and contains soft boxes, stands, 500-watt Photofloods and free rental of a scenic background. Turn this tungsten balanced kit quickly into a daylight balanced fluorescent lighting system for […]

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Elementary Students Get Creative!

We can't begin to tell you how rewarding it is to see our products in action.  We'd like to send a special thank you to Orange Center Elementary students Mayra Cervantes and Crystal Zaragoza who snapped this amazing image using a single Spiderlite TD5 with fluroescent lamps and a medium box .  Look out photographers, I […]

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Finally - the Top Endorsed Pros are picked!

Last year we opened up a contest to pick up to 100 top endorsed pros to be showcased through Westcott.  I have a funny story to share on how this contest got started. At PhotoShop World in Orlando last year I met a young photographer who just had a charisma about him that was amazing.  […]

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Welcome to The Lighting Lowdown

Ok, so what is The Lighting Lowdown you ask?  I can’t begin to tell you how many times the team here at Westcott has experienced the most amazing photo shot, or spent 6 grueling hours in the ice to get our front cover shot, had a contest with prize amounts that would blow your mind […]

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