Thursday, October 30, 2008

PrintMaster Seminar with George Lepp - Nov 8

During this intensive workshop you will learn how to produce fine-art quality prints that meet or exceed your expectations for conventional custom prints.

Date: 11/08/2008
Time: 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Location: Hyatt Regency Tech Center, Grand Ball Room A & B
7800 E. Tufts Ave.
Denver, CO 80237

You will be learning from one of the best: Canon PrintMaster George Lepp who has won numerous awards for his work, and who teaches digital photography, printing, and lighting techniques to photographers throughout the country. George will share his expertise in: how the iPF printer fits into the workflow, monitor profiling, Canon driver/export module operation, media selection, and optimizing your settings for the best prints. Prints made on various media from Canon, Hahnemühle, Innova and Moab will be available for inspection. These products are available from Santa Fe Camera Center. The $40 seminar fee includes a $50 gift certificate that may be used toward the purchase of Canon products valued at $500 or more.

This workshop is being presented by our cousins, ASMP Santa Fe. If you go, please welcome them to Colorado, and thank them for the invitation!

Register at or call 505-820-0229.

ASMP Event: Sports Journalism for Students - Nov 25

The 4th Annual Seminar in Sports Photojournalism sponsored by the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame, Rich Clarkson & Assoc., and the American Society of Media Photographers, Colorado.

Designed for high school and college students interested in careers in sports photojournalism, this year's seminar will feature top professionals lecturing and offering portfolio reviews and career counseling to attendees. There will be a competition for high school photographers sponsored by Nikon Inc. in which the best student-produced sports picture from this fall will receive one of the latest Nikon professional digital cameras. In addition, the school attended by the winner will also receive a similar camera.

It will take place at the Denver Newspaper Agency auditorium (101 W. Colfax Ave., Denver, CO, 80202) the evening of Tuesday, November 25. The event is being organized by Rich Clarkson and Associates, a Denver multimedia company, for CSHOF.

Details at:

Studio Space Available

Susan Goddard is still looking for a studio mate! 3000 square feet, just $425 a month (+ $50 extra Nov-Feb for additional utilities.) Broadway & Alameda (with a Starbucks, literally, down the stairs.) Email: [email protected] PH: 303-778-2340

O'Reilly Ahead of the Curve

O'Reilly Media, an in-kind sponsor of ASMP Colorado, has supplied our chapter with another great batch of new books about Digital Photography and Photoshop which we'll begin doling out at our upcoming events. And, just in time for CS4, Lightroom 2 and everything else, O'Reilly brings out more new titles every month.

Browse here and thank them for their support.

AIPAD 1008 Guide Available

AIPAD, the Association of International Photography Art Dealers, was mentioned at our last Chapter event: Fine Art photographer Thomas Werner at Brent Ward's studio.

AIPAD publishes a visual guide to its annual show, and the 2008 edition is available here. This guide is a great little wrap-up of what's going on in the fine art photography world, and may even help you find a dealer for your work!
And, yes, it has pictures.

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Job Opportunity, Producer

Crispin, Porter + Bogusky is an ad agency located in Boulder, CO. They are currently seeking an experienced in-house photography producer for a broad range of commercial work. Interested candidates are asked to email a resume and cover letter. Those who are interested can go to then to the employment section, then apply under Production Solutions.