Gain hands-on experience from industry-renowned photographers; Refine techniques for wedding photography, stunning maternity shoots and working with children, this June in NYC

New York, NY – June 12, 2018 – Adorama, the trusted source for market-leading photo, video, audio, imaging and electronics products and information, invites photographers, videographers and visual storytellers to its Adorama INSPIRE series of workshops designed for capturing life’s most precious and fleeting moments: Hands-On Wedding Photography with SLR Lounge, Maternity Photography with Tracie Maglosky, and Stylized Children’s Portraits with Tamara Lackey.

The weeklong Adorama INSPIRE conference-festival pays homage to cinematography, photography and social influence, offering specially curated workshops and community platforms that focus on improving technical expertise. This particular series of events has been designed for photographers tasked with capturing and preserving life’s milestones, whether it be for themselves or clients. Learn the latest from the pros on capturing timeless romanticism on a couple’s special day; create radiant looks for moms-to-be; and master the skills needed to keep little ones engaged and emotive during a photoshoot. Whether you’re building a business or are the unofficial photographer of the family, these events are perfect for anyone looking to learn and improve photography skills for capturing life’s most precious memories.

Hands-On Wedding Photography with SLR Lounge
Join SLR Lounge, a leading online photography education resource based on the experience, knowledge and real-world success award-winning photography studio Lin & Jirsa Photography, for an exclusive look at what it takes to preserve a couple’s special day. Attendees will learn tips and techniques from top weddings photographers Vanessa Joy (of “Breathe Your Passion” on AdoramaTV), Danielle King and Paul Von Rieter. Lunch will be served.


Wednesday, June 27th
12:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Studio 450
Cost: $75
Maternity Photography with Tracie Maglosky
Award-winning portrait and wedding photographer Tracie Maglosky will guide attendees through the intricacies and intimacies of a maternity studio session complete with gowns, crowns, flowing material and studio lighting. As a distinguished member of the Visionary Program for Olympus Worldwide, Tracie travels frequently to present her photography skills and concepts as a leader in the industry. Gain valuable business insights as the session kicks off with a business meeting with ideas for marketing, managing and delivering the best experience to clients. For hands-on learning, Tracie will guide guests through maternity lighting, styling and posing flow while photographing a live model.


Monday, June 25th
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Go Penthouse Studio
Cost: Free
Stylized Children’s Portraits with Tamara Lackey
Join Nikon Ambassador and Profoto Legend of Light, Tamara Lackey, as she shoots stylized portraits of children, walking attendees through lighting, posing, composition and expression as she goes. Tamara will also dive into her gear choices, lens selections, and various lighting scenarios throughout the portrait sessions. Guests will be treated to an interactive shooting experience, with the opportunity for Q&A throughout the session.


Wednesday, June 27th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Union Square Ballroom
Cost: Free
Attendees can find the full Adorama INSPIRE schedule and registration details here.

ADORAMA: More Than a Camera Store
Adorama is more than a camera store – it’s one of the world’s largest photography, video, audio and computer retailers. Serving customers for more than 40 years, Adorama has grown from its flagship NYC store to include the leading online destination for imaging and consumer electronics. Adorama’s vast product offerings encompass professional video and audio, connected home, musical instruments and more, while its services include an in-house photo lab, AdoramaPix; resources and gear for photographers, filmmakers, production studios, broadcasting and post houses, and recording artists through Adorama Business Solutions; professional equipment rental at Adorama Rental Company; and the award-winning Adorama Learning Center, which offers free creative education via online channels such as the popular AdoramaTV on YouTube.

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