2016 Spring Wildflowers & Landscape Photography Workshop Report

Chuck_King_2I’m pleased to finally be able to post a workshop report for my Spring Wildflowers & Landscape Photography Workshop. The sold-out class took place in early May, and was made up of a very solid group of photographers ranging from beginner to very experienced enthusiasts. It was a very fun group with which to work.

As always at my field workshops, we started early in the day at 6:30am in order to photograph during the peak morning light. And we were not disappointed! Meeting once again at Berry Woods south of Des Moines, Iowa Continue reading “2016 Spring Wildflowers & Landscape Photography Workshop Report”

The Midwest Summer Prairie workshop – a lucky beautiful June day!

It’s been a crazy and busy summer, and after having been traveling most of July and booked solid most of August, I’m finally able to catch up on the blog. Here is a post-mortem on our very fun annual Midwest Summer Prairie photography workshop.

We had a great group of photographers converge on Marietta Sand Prairie in rural Marshall County Iowa, June 15, for this. Thanks to a fabulous group Continue reading “The Midwest Summer Prairie workshop – a lucky beautiful June day!”

Intro & Intermediate DSLR Workshops at Octagon Center for the Arts in Ames

HarlequinI have scheduled two half-day Digital SLR photography workshops at Octagon Center for the Arts in Ames.

January 26 – Intro to Digital SLR Photography – this class is designed for those new to photography with a Digital SLR. Content is as described on my workshop website, here.

February 9 – Intermediate Digital SLR Photography – this class is for people who have completed my Intro to Digital SLR Photography workshop, Continue reading “Intro & Intermediate DSLR Workshops at Octagon Center for the Arts in Ames”

iPhone Photography Adventure! (May 5 Workshop at The Octagon)

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Good afternoon! Here are a few more details about my upcoming iPhone Photography workshop ~ iPhone Photography Adventure! ~ May 5 at Octagon Center for the Arts in Ames! It’s the third workshop in my Spring 2012 Digital Photography Workshop Series at the Octagon. Here’s the scoop on the session!

The iPhone has been widely heralded Continue reading “iPhone Photography Adventure! (May 5 Workshop at The Octagon)”

“Intro to DSLR Photography” workshop this Saturday at The Octagon

I’ve recently added a session of my popular Intro to Digital SLR Photography Workshop to my spring workshop schedule. It’s this Saturday, April 21, 2:00-5:00pm at Octagon Center for the Arts, 427 Douglas Ave, in downtown Ames, Iowa.

We just added this to the calendar a week or so ago, but my workshops at the Octagon fill fast so don’t hesitate to register if interested! As far as I know there are still seats available as of today! We’ve pushed the start time on this one back so those of you in Ames can enjoy your VEISHEA parade Continue reading ““Intro to DSLR Photography” workshop this Saturday at The Octagon”

2011 Midwest Nature Photography Field Workshops

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After a hiatus in 2010, the Midwest Nature Photography Field Workshop Series returns in 2011.  I’m finalizing dates and locations, to be announced soon.  Photographers, clean those lenses and order that ballhead you’ve been wanting!  We have some great locations in store.  Watch here for my updates and the full schedule!

In the Studio with Liz

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Liz, a personal trainer in Minneapolis, recently contacted me to have some new headshots made for her business.  She wanted to emphasize her athleticism and strength in a studio look, and she was great fun to work with. I hope you enjoy the photos.

Since recently I’ve been asked about my studio set-up rather frequently, here’s some info for the photographers reading… Continue reading “In the Studio with Liz”