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Sale | Expo Events | Free Seminars | Lens & Lighting Demo StationsKeynote Speaker: Scott Rovak

 

 

 

Camera Purchase Offers - May 4th - 10th at all 10 locations! 

 

*Not valid with any other offer, discount, or promotion. Not valid on previous purchases. Expo week only. See store for details. Offer expires 6 pm Saturday, May 10, 2014.

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FRIDAY - May 9th

 

SATURDAY - May 10th

3T’s to Macro Photography: Tips, Tricks, Techniques

Presented by Canon’s Scott Alexander

Learn the tips and tricks to fantastic Macro Photography.

11:00am-12:00pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

3T’s to Macro Photography: Tips, Tricks, Techniques

Presented by Canon’s Scott Alexander

Learn the tips and tricks to fantastic Macro Photography.

8:00-9:00am in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

How/When to Use Reflectors & Diffusers

Presented by Westcott’s Jim Schmelzer

Learn about different reflector & diffuser applications both in the studio and on location.

11:30am-12:30pm in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Digital Night Photography

Presented by Manfrotto’s Robert Stephani

Create visually dramatic night photos! White balance, exposure, special effects & more will be discussed.

8:30-9:30am in classroom B

Skill level: Intermediate - Advanced

Wedding Photography: Taking It to the Next Level

Presented by Creve Coeur Camera’s Tom Tussey

Learn valuable tips and techniques that will help you take amazing wedding photos.

12:30-1:30pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Lenses: How to Choose

Presented by Creve Coeur Camera’s Tom Tussey

Join us as we discuss lens options for your DSLR and compare focal lengths and apertures for various situations.

9:30-10:30am in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Lens Explorations-The Art of Creative Seeing

Presented by Sigma’s Kevin Ames

Kevin explains focal lengths, where they come from and what they mean, to cropped and full frame sensor camera users.

1:00-2:00pm in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Quality of Light/Lighting Techniques

Presented by Westcott’s Jim Schmelzer

This live easy-to-understand lighting demonstration will discuss everything from wardrobe to posing and lighting.

10:00-11:00am in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

The Secrets of Beginning Portraiture

Presented by Sigma’s Ryan Brown

Learn the basics of camera settings, lens selection, and lighting to achieve a portrait that defines your subject.

2:00-3:00pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Intermediate

21 Days in Sochi

Presented by Scott Rovak, Professional St. Louis Sports

Photographer

Scott will discuss his experiences while covering the 2014 Winter Olympics. See page below for more details!

11:00am-12:00pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Digital Night Photography

Presented by Manfrotto’s Robert Stephani

Create visually dramatic night photos! White balance, exposure, special effects & more will be discussed.

2:30-3:30pm in classroom B

Skill level: Intermediate - Advanced

Lens Explorations-The Art of Creative Seeing

Presented by Sigma’s Kevin Ames

Kevin explains focal lengths, where they come from and what they mean, to cropped and full frame sensor camera users.

11:30am-12:30pm in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Lenses: How to Choose

Presented by Creve Coeur Camera’s Tom Tussey

Join us as we discuss lens options for your DSLR and compare focal lengths and apertures for various situations.

3:30-4:30pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner- Advanced

GoPro Tips, Tricks, & Techniques

Presented by GoPro’s Jason Erfling

Learn how to most effectively and easily capture great and unique footage with the GoPro Hero 3+ cameras.

12:30-1:30pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Photographing Women

Presented by Sigma’s Kevin Ames

Learn about photographing women. Lighting, posing, and styling techniques.

4:00-5:00pm in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

 

Live Lighting Demonstration

Presented by Westcott’s Jim Schmelzer

Learn about popular lighting styles, correct light positioning, proper exposures, and everything in between for strobes, constant lights, and flashes.

1:00-2:00pm in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

21 Days in Sochi

Presented by Scott Rovak, Professional St. Louis Sports Photographer

Scott will discuss his experiences while covering the 2014 Winter Olympics.

See page below for more details!

5:00-6:00pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Wedding Photography: Taking It to the Next Level

Presented by Creve Coeur Camera’s Tom Tussey

Learn valuable tips and techniques that will help you take amazing wedding photos.

2:00-3:00pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

 

Quality of Light/Lighting Techniques

Presented by Westcott’s Jim Schmelzer

This live easy-to-understand lighting demonstration will discuss everything from wardrobe to posing and lighting.

5:30-6:30pm in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Commercial Photography Today

Presented by Scott Rovak, Professional St. Louis Sports Photographer

Ask questions and learn about freelance photography from shooting live action sports to photo shoots and more!

2:30-3:30pm in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Nature, Landscape, Travel Photography

Presented by Canon’s Scott Alexander

Learn lens tips and techniques for doing travel photography.

6:30-7:30pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Nature, Landscape, Travel Photography

Presented by Canon’s Scott Alexander

Learn lens tips and techniques for doing travel photography.

3:30-4:30pm in classroom A

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

Classrooms A & B are inside the Creve Coeur Superstore.

Seating is limited. Tickets will be given out 1/2 hour prior to the start time of each class. Creve Coeur Camera reserves the right to limit tickets.

Photographing Women

Presented by Sigma’s Kevin Ames

Learn about photographing women. Lighting, posing, and styling techniques.

4:00-5:00pm in classroom B

Skill level: Beginner - Advanced

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During our Sale & Expo, Creve Coeur Camera will have “Lens & Lighting Demo Stations” set up for you to view and demo the newest lenses from Sigma. These revolutionary lenses include general, portrait, telephoto and macro options. These stations will be lit with various cutting edge lighting kits from Westcott including constant, strobe, and portable lighting.

 

At these “Lens & Lighting Demo Stations”, you will be able to see the impact of using different lighting types, light modifiers, & reflectors, and what type of lens you should be using for different effects & results.

 

You will see how to light a portrait model, how to shoot those fantastic water droplets, learn about lighting, food photography, and more. With differing lighting situations you will begin to understand depth of field and how to capture shots like the professionals.

 

These stations will be open from Noon on Friday and ALL DAY Saturday!

 

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Our very own, Scott Rovak will discuss his experiences while covering the 2014 Winter Olympic games in Sochi, Russia. Scott spent 21 days in Sochi photographing Olympic hockey for USAToday Sports.

 

He will discuss the logistics of selecting and traveling with gear as well as being prepared to photograph everything from a press conference to an awards ceremony, to features for a writers story, to a gold medal game. He will show photos from his coverage of 28 Olympic hockey games and scenes around Olympic Park including the lighting of the torch.

 

Scott has been photographing professionally for over 30 years, and is a photographer for the St. Louis Cardinals, St. Louis Rams, St. Louis Blues, and USAToday Sports.

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Friday, May 9: 5:00-6:00pm

Saturday, May 10: 11:00am-12:00pm