Join Westcott at the 2014 Big Photo Show held at the Los Angeles Convention Center on May 17th and 18th from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Sponsored by the Photo Marketing Association, The Big Photo Show is a multi-sensory photography event for photographers and photography enthusiasts. You can check out the latest and greatest in gear from industry-leading brands, network with other budding photographers and bloggers, and learn professional techniques from photography greats. Everything at The Big Photo Show is designed to deepen and enhance your relationship with the entire photography experience - from image capture to image output.
Both Education Theaters at the Big Photo Show will be featuring educational presentation from professional photographers and creatives on a variety of different topics including portraiture, videography, photo editing, fine art photography, and marketing.
A featured speaker at the Big Photo Show, Westcott Top Pro Elite and industry personality Erin Manning will be educating attendees on proper studio and outdoor lighting techniques and green screen processing through a variety of presentations on Saturday May 4th:
Portrait Photography 101: Education Theater 2 at 12:00 pm
Natural Light Photography: Education Theater 1 at 1:30 pm
Fun with Green Screen: Education Theater 1 at 2:00 pm
Studio Lighting Basics: Education Theater 1 at 2:30 pm
Portrait Photography 101: Photo Shooting Zone at 3:00 pm
Portrait Photography 101: Hands-On Zone at 4:00 pm
A huge highlight of the Big Photo Show will be the The Photo Shooting Zone and the Hands-On Zone. The Photo Shooting Zone will provide ample opportunities for learning new photographic tips and tricks while The Hands-On Zone will allow you to interact with Creative Photo Academy instructors and photograph the models/talent you saw on-stage in the Photo Shooting Zone. Be sure to bring your camera!
Other features of the Big Photo Show will include:
Take It To The Wall, where professional framers will show how to display your photos with pride using dazzling framing designs.
Creative Photo Products Zone, where you will discover tons of creative techniques to apply to your photographs.
Photo Doctors, where you can learn how to better take advantage of everything your camera can do, and make sure it is functioning in top-notch order.
Portraits of Love, where volunteer professional photographers on site take free portraits of the families and loved ones of U.S. military members. Working in cooperation with the USO, these portraits will then be sent to deployed servicemen and women all over the world, and each family will receive a free portrait to keep for themselves.
and the United Nations Photo Exhibition, where you can see "Seven Decades of Photography," 66 compelling photos, as selected by UN staff, which offer a unique decade-by-decade view of UN history and engagement.
For more information on the Big Photo Show, including complete education schedules, other events, and registration, please visit: http://www.thebigphotoshow.com/