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PRESS RELEASE: Greg Gorman Photography Announces Mendocino Digital Workshop Series
All-new Workshop Features, Spectacular Setting, Photographic Expertise, Epicurean Events & Sponsorship From Leaders Like X-Rite
LOS ANGELES, CA -- May 7 -- World-renowned photographer Greg Gorman has announced a series of weeklong exclusive digital photographic workshops at his studio adjacent to his oceanfront home in Mendocino, Calif. The picturesque coast, redwood forests, vineyards and locale offer amazing photographic backdrops.
This workshop series is ideal for any serious photographer looking to enhance his/her camera, lighting, color management, image editing and fine art printing skills in a relaxing intimate setting that combines Greg's passions for photography, food and wine. The weeklong workshops are offered from June 8 to 13, Aug. 3 to 8 and Sept. 21 to 26 and are limited to nine attendees each.
Balancing Art & Technology
Led by Greg Gorman, each workshop features a guest speaker and gifts from sponsors including Adobe, Epson, X-Rite, LowePro, nik Software, Lexar and Apple. Highlights include one-on-one with Greg as well as:
• Welcome dinner at Greg's home & portfolio review
• Camera and lighting demos in various locations
• Color management overview
• Photography, lighting and communication skills
• Photoshop lessons and editing techniques
• Fine Art printing techniques
• Studio and location shooting with models: portraits, nudes and landscapes
• Two wine tastings with special winemaking guest
• Daily gourmet lunches prepared by famed chef Ueli
• Final dinner with live music and attendee image slide show
Workshop Materials Provided
For $4,250, the workshop provides two models, paper and ink, printers, daily lunches and beverages, color management tools to calibrate monitors, two dinners and two wine tastings, as well as a certified Adobe guest instructor. Attendees are required to bring their portfolio, camera and laptop computer. Travel and accommodations are excluded and arranged by attendee.
For the complete listing of dates and guest speakers visit http://www.gormanphotography.com/gorman.html and click on the workshop navigation button or call (818) 242-0102 to register by phone. Groups of three or more are invited to register at a 10 percent discount.
About Greg Gorman
Greg Gorman's work documents that peculiar obsession of the 20th century celebrity. Each shot gives a picture of human nature in its infinite range. After 30 years of taking photographs with various medium format analog cameras, Greg Gorman has now fully transitioned his photo studio into the world of digital photography, becoming so adept that he has been a beta tester for many companies and a sought-after guest speaker at digital conferences worldwide.
(First posted on Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at 21:04 EDT)