Summer Speaker Series
"Vision of Black and White"
Does that photographer see their images in black and
This is guaranteed to be
Immediate access to:
Sarah Marino - "Black + White: Bold Interpretations of Nature"
Jennifer King - "The Fine Art of Black & White Photography"
Huibo Hou - "Getting to the Essence - The Power of Simplicity in Black and White Landscape Photography"
John Barclay and Cole Thompson - "Why Black & White - The Vision of Black and White"
You would have to spend thousands of dollars to hear them speak at a conference, or tens of
All sessions are priced at only $27 per speaker (or you can take advantage of a 20%+ discount and get all 5 speakers for only $87!). This series is incredibly affordable, with the opportunity to ask questions live, rewatch the sessions as much as you want, and even
10% of all registration fees will be donated to the environmental cause or organization of the
To register for the entire series and get access to the recordings if you missed one, use the link below. At only $87
All sessions will be hosted by Nic Stover, founder of Nature Photography Classes. After the live session, recordings will be available on YouTube or a DropBox file
Sarah Marino - Bold Expressions in Black & White
As part of the Nature Photography Classes speaker series, we
In this inspiring yet practical presentation, Sarah will share her essential lessons for photographing nature in black and
Sarah will also share three in-depth case studies, including a discussion about what went into creating each photo, including the technical
After Sarah's presentation, she will
This talk will help you see the natural world in a totally new way and help open new avenues for your own creative expression.
You can learn more about Sarah and her work on her website.
Length: 2.5 hours
Sample of Sarah Marino's Work
Jennifer King - The Fine Art of Black and White Photography
Photographs in black and white have a certain magic: the
After Jennifer's presentation, you will see RAW files submitted for processing / image review.
You can learn more about Jennifer and her work on her website.
Length: 2.5 hours
Sample of Jennifer King's Work
Huibo Hou - Getting to the Essence - The Power of Simplicity in Black and White Landscape Photography
When I asked other professionals who they would most like to hear speak, a resounding number said Huibo Hou! Not for complex post processing or traveling
During this presentation, she will explore the ideas and techniques of seeking such simplicity, both in the field and during post-processing.
• seeing and composing with essential elements.
• using long exposure to
• managing details and textures with tonal control in post-processing and much more!
Whether you are
You learn more about Huibo and her work on her website.
Length: 2.5 hours
Sample of Huibo Hou's Work
John Barclay & Cole Thompson -
Why Black and White - Follow Your Own Vision
John Barclay & Cole Thompson
John Barclay and Cole Thompson have forgotten about more images in their portfolios than most of
Cole will make the case that black and white is the perfect medium for any subject…except for one. He then will talk about work from various portfolios including: The Ghosts of Auschwitz-Birkenau, Harbinger, Ceiling Lamps, Moai, Sitting for Portrait, The Lone Man, and others.
Interspersed between the images, we will hear about photographic philosophies, such as: Never Listen to Others, Photographic Celibacy, Cole’s Rule of Thirds, Equipment is Overrated, Vision is the Most Important Tool in my Toolbox, and many others!
Through this presentation we will
In the end, we need to be confident in our own vision, in our ability to discover worthy images that make our hearts sing.
You can learn more about John and his work on his website.
You can discover more about Cole on his website.
Length: 3 hours