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December 5-6, 2020

#SonyCreativeSpace

December 5-6, 2020

#SonyCreativeSpace

Enter The Creators’ Playground

Creative Space is not just any event. It’s a launchpad for your creativity. Join an extraordinary community of visual creators eager to learn, make art, and connect with like-minded people looking to make a difference. Learn from some of photography’s and film’s greatest names, share your art with a new audience, and talk one-on-one with the biggest experts in imaging technology.

When

Saturday, December 5 –
Sunday, December 6

Where

Online

Price

FREE

December 5 & 6

8:45 AM PST to 6:00 PM PST
  • Workshops
  • Gear Focus Sessions
  • Community Highlights
  • Keynotes
  • Pro Support Experts
  • Giveaways
  • Portfolio Reviews
  • Tech Advisors
  • Special Guests
  • Workshops
  • Gear Focus Sessions
  • Community Highlights
  • Keynotes
  • Pro Support Experts
  • Giveaways
  • Portfolio Reviews
  • Tech Advisors
  • Special Guests

Presenters

kando speaker Garrette & Amber Baird
Garrette & Amber Baird
Filmmakers, Sony Artisans Of Imagery
kando speaker Colby Brown
Colby Brown
Photographer, Sony Artisan Of Imagery
kando speaker Chris Burkard
Chris Burkard
Photographer, Filmmaker, Author, Sony Artisan Of Imagery
kando speaker Andrew
Andrew "Drew" Geraci
Filmmaker, Sony Artisan Of Imagery
kando speaker Kesha Lambert
Kesha Lambert
Wedding & Portrait Photographer, Sony Artisan of Imagery
kando speaker Scott Robert Lim
Scott Robert Lim
Photographer, Sony Artisan Of Imagery
kando speaker Tiffany Nguyen
Tiffany Nguyen
Adventure Travel Photographer, Alpha Imaging Collective
kando speaker Renan Ozturk
Renan Ozturk
Director & Photojournalist, Sony Artisan Of Imagery
kando speaker Miguel Quiles
Miguel Quiles
Portrait Photographer & YouTube Personality, Sony Artisan Of Imagery
kando speaker Taylor Rees
Taylor Rees
Documentary Filmmaker & Photojournalist, Sony Artisan Of Imagery
kando speaker Brooke Shaden
Brooke Shaden
Fine Art Photographer & Author, Sony Artisan Of Imagery
kando speaker Mike Meyers
Mike Meyers
Photographer, Alpha Imaging Collective

Workshops

All Creative Space workshops are open attendance - once you register for the event no additional per-workshop registration is required.

Posing Tactics For The Perfect Shot
Presented By: Kesha Lambert

Whether the goal is to show your client in the most perfectly curated light, or capture an unscripted glimpse into your subjects, chances are your clients will arrive to the session highly aware of the camera. That awareness often leads to anxiety and tense body language. Learn how to overcome this challenge and how to pose for the heirloom, for the story, for intimacy, for personality, and for wow factor.

Whether the goal is to show your client in the most perfectly curated light, or capture an unscripted glimpse into your subjects, chances are your clients will arrive to the session highly aware of the camera. That awareness often leads to anxiety and tense body language. Learn how to overcome this challenge and how to pose for the heirloom, for the story, for intimacy, for personality, and for wow factor.

The Art Of The Winning Pitch
Presented By: Taylor Rees

As a documentary filmmaker, Taylor knows a few things about crafting a winning pitch. In this session, she will share her tips on building a strong pitch deck that will convince investors to fund your film idea and help you succeed in your filmmaking pursuits.

As a documentary filmmaker, Taylor knows a few things about crafting a winning pitch. In this session, she will share her tips on building a strong pitch deck that will convince investors to fund your film idea and help you succeed in your filmmaking pursuits.

Conditioning Client Expectations
Presented By: Kesha Lambert

The client relationship is one of the most important elements of a successful (large or small) wedding project. Kesha will share her approach to conditioning client relationships, which allows her to successfully navigate challenging situations and exceed expectations, even in the most unusual of circumstances.

The client relationship is one of the most important elements of a successful (large or small) wedding project. Kesha will share her approach to conditioning client relationships, which allows her to successfully navigate challenging situations and exceed expectations, even in the most unusual of circumstances.

Adapt & Evolve - Business Strategies For An Ever-Changing World
Presented By: Colby Brown

For many photographers, one of the most challenging aspects of dealing with the pandemic has been the loss of clients and dependable revenue streams. Join Sony Artisan Colby Brown for an in-depth conversation about the importance of creating business structures that can evolve and adapt to our changing and often challenging world.

For many photographers, one of the most challenging aspects of dealing with the pandemic has been the loss of clients and dependable revenue streams. Join Sony Artisan Colby Brown for an in-depth conversation about the importance of creating business structures that can evolve and adapt to our changing and often challenging world.

From State Parks to National Parks: Home-Grown Adventures
Presented By: Colby Brown

The United States are fortunate to have a vast and diverse network of local, state, and National Parks to explore. Join Sony Artisan Colby Brown as he walks you through some of his favorite spots around the US, shares details on how to research and find new locations, talks about camera gear and shares some photo editing tips and techniques in the process.

The United States are fortunate to have a vast and diverse network of local, state, and National Parks to explore. Join Sony Artisan Colby Brown as he walks you through some of his favorite spots around the US, shares details on how to research and find new locations, talks about camera gear and shares some photo editing tips and techniques in the process.

Using Everyday Objects To Create A Conceptual Image
Presented By: Brooke Shaden

Watch as Brooke uses objects found around the house to create images with story and concept. She will walk through the photoshoot and edit the image to show how simple it can be to inspire yourself without a lot at your disposal.

Watch as Brooke uses objects found around the house to create images with story and concept. She will walk through the photoshoot and edit the image to show how simple it can be to inspire yourself without a lot at your disposal.

Easy Timelapse At Home
Presented By: Drew Geraci

Timelapse photography is often viewed as a difficult process to master. Drew will teach us the foundational set-up and execution of shots that can allow anyone to create a solid timelapse video from the comfort of their own home.

Timelapse photography is often viewed as a difficult process to master. Drew will teach us the foundational set-up and execution of shots that can allow anyone to create a solid timelapse video from the comfort of their own home.

Taking Video To The Next Level
Presented By: Amber & Garrette Baird

Learn from the founders of video house Eyenamics how they took their wedding filmmaking business and morphed it into a thriving company that creates films across the creative spectrum, from music videos and TV show pilots, to advertising and commercial films, using the skills and knowledge they picked up from wedding films.

Learn from the founders of video house Eyenamics how they took their wedding filmmaking business and morphed it into a thriving company that creates films across the creative spectrum, from music videos and TV show pilots, to advertising and commercial films, using the skills and knowledge they picked up from wedding films.

Portfolio Reviews

Get a chance to receive professional feedback on your work from a Sony Artisan of Imagery. Upload your current portfolio to your public Creator Profile gallery and submit your name to be considered for a LIVE open audience portfolio review at Creative Space. If your portfolio is selected for review, we will contact you the day before to ensure you'll be present for the session. Good luck!

Please read this article on how to setup your Creator Profile gallery so it can be considered for review.

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Full Schedule

Stay tuned for updates - more is coming soon!