Portrait Photography Workshop on Saturday, June 22, 2024!


Only 2 spots remaining!


We are super excited to announce an amazing new photography workshop class you will not want to miss! Come join us in the heart of the beautiful spring season, along with our model, Kelly Stouffer, for a portrait photography workshop at Baker Park in Frederick, MD! You definitely will not want to miss this one!


Workshop will be on Saturday, June 22, 2024 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Only $109 to attend.


This hands on training class is for all skill levels. Whether you are a beginner and your want to learn portrait photography, or you are already a skilled photographer and you want some images of a beautiful model for your portfolio, all are welcome.  

In this workshop, we will dive into both natural light photography and also flash photography with a softbox outdoors. We will learn posing techniques, how to manipulate light to give a flattering effect, how to ensure that your photos are razor sharp, we will learn the best lenses to use and we will even learn how to shoot in high speed sync flash for even more magical results. I will share tips and tricks to capture interesting compositions, learn about framing your shot and capturing gorgeous portraits

Our beautiful model Kelly is a a very experienced model and you will get stunning results! Don't miss the chance to take gorgeous photographs of her in a beautiful setting, outdoors in the heart of spring! You will have a blast and capture some incredible shots!

Class Limit: Only 8 participants will be accepted. This will allow us to work individually with people and help each person as needed. So don't wait for this class will surely sell out!  


Class is only $109! Register here by clicking the link below.  


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Washington DC Monuments by Night Workshop


Only 2 spots remaining! New date!



We are excited to announce an amazing photography workshop class you will not want to miss! Come join us for our Washington DC Monuments photography workshop! 


Workshop will be on Saturday, July 13, 2024 from 7:30pm to 10:30pm. Only $99 to attend.


Here is your opportunity to learn how to photograph and capture breathtaking nighttime images of our nation's capital, from sunset to dusk, of the exciting monuments and memorials in Washington DC! Join Tracy and me for this very unique and fun nighttime photography class. 

In this workshop, You will learn how to capture long exposure images. You will learn tips and tricks to capture interesting compositions and learn about framing your shot and getting postcard looking photos that will wow your family and friends.

We’ll be capturing incredibly beautiful images in the heart of spring, of the tidal basin and the Jefferson Memorial, the WWII Memorial, the Washington Monument, and the Lincoln Memorial.

In order to get the best results for this workshop, I recommend a DSLR or mirrorless interchangeable lens camera with lenses in the range from 14mm-100mm or greater.  A sturdy tripod is also recommended. I do have one tripod I can loan to one student during the class if you do not have one. Just email me to let me know prior to registering.

Don't miss the chance to take breathtaking night photographs of Washington's most beautiful monuments, brilliantly lit up on a spring night! You will have a blast and capture some incredible shots!

I would also recommend taking the Photography Basics class we have on our website first. I will be giving tips and training during the workshop, but having a familiarity with camera settings and understanding ISO, aperture and shutter speed will enhance your experience.  

Class Limit: Only 8 participants will be accepted. This will allow us to work individually with people and help each person as needed. So don't wait for this class will surely sell out!  


Class is only $99! Register here by clicking the link below.  


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“John is very generous with sharing his photography skills. He genuinely wants you to be the very best and his class was fun, interesting and interactive. We had such a great time!”


“It was like having my own personal mentor! Definitely recommend.”


“John's basic photography training class was fun and I learned so much! I now know how to work my camera and I am prepared to get great shots Thank you!”


More Photography Training Classes Coming Soon!


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Looking forward to seeing you in class!