Photography Workshops and Classes

New Orleans Photography Workshops 2016

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New Orleans Photography Workshops 2016

General Photography Overview, Working With Your Camera

We have added a few more workshops based on the clients we have worked with over the last year...

We also offer... "The New Orleans Photography Bootcamp!"

3 Days of Photography where it's all about you and your camera!!!!

General Photography Overview, Working With Your Camera

* On Going means we offer programs all the time -  During the Week and Weekends... scheduling depends on your schedule and our studio's assignments... Take a look around and you will find something you like!

Stanwycks Photography Workshops

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New Orleans Photography Workshops 2016

Workshops for Photography, Beginners, Intermediate, and Hobbyists

>> Workshops for Models, Entrepreneurs and Self Esteem Building...

Are you Coming to New Orleans for Vacation, Convention or Event?

While you're here, call new Orleans Photo of Louisiana for a New Orleans experience. We can give you a front row seat into New Orleans and the areas you hear about on TV.  You can experience Mardi Gras first hand... We can take you in to the Bayous, all over New Orleans and the French Quarter. We go into various Cajun villages, swamps and fishing villages to give you a first hand experience of the Bayou Swamps, featuring hanging Moss Trees, Cypress Knees, Alligators, Egrets, Birds, and  the Cajun Lifestyles and fishing camp areas.

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Photography Workshops, Classes & Coaching

Everything is One on One! We offer Classes and Coaching, for individuals and small Groups.

* On Going means we offer programs all the time -  During the Week and Weekends... scheduling depends on your schedule and our studio's assignments... Take a look around and you will find something you like!

Photography can be very exciting!

Bringing your camera and knowinghow to use it, can bring you to some very interesting, exotic places... traveling is a different expereience with your camera!

An Explanation of how all this works... with workshops, Coaching and Classes... and now our New Orleans Photography Boot Camp!

Photography Workshops, Classes & Coaching

These are some of the workshops we offer. Please take a look around and let us know which one you are interested in. If you don't see something you want to do please tell us and we can figure out how to make it happen. If you see a few things you like here we can custom make a workshop or class just for you. Call today at 504.899.9394.

We have been doing workshops for more than 8 years. Vicki Stanwycks has been a commercial photographer for more than 23 years, shooting commercial advertising, aerial, models, industrial, corporate, events - people, places and things. She also owned a Gallery on Magazine Street for a few years knowing quite well how to create all kinds of images for commercial use and for fine art. She has traveled extensively all over the United States and Europe, for commercial assignments and personally. Since 2010 she has also become a life coach and incorporates that into her classes and workshops to help you bring out the best in your images. She offers workshops and classes for individuals and small groups.

New Orleans Photography Bootcamp | Digital Photography

Three Days - New Orleans Photography Bootcamp - Individual Photography Bootcamp. Bootcamp is a few days of nothing but Photography - YOU AND YOUR CAMERA! You are immersed in Photography Classes, Discussions, and creating a more sophisticated picture os how yur photography fits you. We shoot and experience New Orleans from uptown to Downtown, Night and Day - Literally. We start from the basics of Photography to the more advanced. Are you frustrated with your photography now? Are you missing those important shots? This special bootcamp can turn your skills around in a few days. Vicki Stanwycks is a life coach and incorporates this into your days in New Orleans. In this very special few days of Photography we examine your feelings about photography and what makes you insprired about your art and your vision. Depending on what level shooter you are we hone your skills to make you better at what you want to accomplish with your photography, what inspires and motivates you - to shoot and why. We give you tools to develop and understand your style. Vicki Stanwycks is with you every step of the way for three whole days helping you understand your relationship with your camera and how to capture your images with a new awareness. And... the best part is -> New Orleans is your backdrop, with all it's color, culture, and flavor. What could be more fun than to experience New Orleans with your camera?

"Best workshop I have ever taken. Vicki went above and beyond my expectations. She provided excellent, personalized instruction, based on a customized workshop design. She also shared a LOT of great insights based on helping me to assess my own style, taking me out to shoot in the kinds of locations suited to my needs, and then providing interactive coaching and feedback. As a result of taking her workshop, I am going to become a much better photographer. Even before the course was done, I had already made significant improvements. I highly recommend her services." -Darren Olson, June 25th

Photography Classes  | 2016

Photography Classes are offered in the Stanwycks Photography Studio. We offer classes - One On One and small groups. Our One-On-One classes are segments of two or three classes, where we offer beginners, and Intermediate photography; computer classes, teaching workflow and various software. We offer classes for various things and sometimes one may need to work on something that the want to understand better.

"Call us so we can discuss what you may want to work on and set up your classes. We are happy to help for sure!"

Custom Workshops of any of the below topics  | 2016 Workshops

New Orleans is  an awesome place especially to create images.  Many of the workshops below can be tailored specifically to what you want to see, learn and accomplish (shoot). If you are coming to town for a few days we can put together an Itinerary as we have done for many clients, being a guide,  teaching technique and shooting... Please take a look around at our workshops and let us know what you want to do and we will tailor it to you.  Contact us so we can come up with a plan.

Photography Coaching Available | 2016

If you are into photography and want to get better at what you are doing, there are several coaching options available for you. Vicki Stanwycks, your Photography Coach, will evaluate where you are now in your work and make some suggestions based on what you want to do with your future photography endeavors. Photography coaching is a good way to get better at what you are doing and figure out what you want to accomplish.

"I attended Vicki's photography workshop for beginners earlier this year, and it was an excellent experience. Looking forward to attending more!" --James Fanguy  

Weekend Workshops | 2016

Please take a look around at what we have to offer for our workshops and we can come up with a custom Itinerary just for you for one of our Weekend Workshops. We can combine classes and location workshops for your weekend. For Example you can choose to work in the French Quarter, a night workshop and a class with coaching. If you are struggling with something in your photography we can concentrate on that for a weekend.

** Weekend workshops can be during the week, the days just need to be two consecutive days so it keeps us within the flow of the work and development we are choosing.

New Orleans Beginning Photography

New Orleans Beginning Photography

Workshops, Classes & Coaching | Weekedays & Weekends - Individuals & Small Groups

Beginning Photography

Beginners | Classes & Workshops

Beginners Photography Workshops. You love photography and want  do more than just shoot pictures from your phone. Do you want to understand photography rather than simply put your camera in Automatic or Program mode? We teach you the various functions and tools that go into digital photography. Cameras, composition, computers and software are all the functioning elements that make up digital photography in 2014.  The computer - Better known as the Digital Darkroom are touched upon...We have Workshops and individual classes. Our classes are 2 - 3 hours long and workshops can be half days or Full days.  We offer 1 to 3 classes per segment and 1 and two day workshops or more depending on what you want to work on.

"I took a one on one class with Ms. Vicki, and it was absolutely amazing. She was such a nice person and made me feel extremely comfortable. In the few days I was there, she taught me a lot and made me more confident with capturing photographs. I am hoping to take more classes with her in the future to further my love for photography. I would definitely recommend her to anyone I know that it is interested in photography. Thank you Ms. Vicki!"  -Tyniesha Williams

"If you want to get a good working knowledge of your camera these classes or workshops are for you!"

Beginners Photography Coaching Available | 2016

Beginning Photography Coaching... Vicki Stanwycks, your Photography Coach, will evaluate where you are now with your photography, and make suggestions based on where you are now and your photography goals. If you want to get better at photography, there are several coaching options available for you.  Photography coaching is a great way to start shooting right away!

"I attended Vicki's photography workshop for beginners earlier this year, and it was an excellent experience. Looking forward to attending more!" --James Fanguy  

Intermediate Photography  2016 | Coaching, Classes & Workshops

Intermediate Photography Workshops and Classes. The purpose of these classes is to exercise an intermediate shooter to understand light, color and the direct relationships and effects each have in the creation of images. 

Enhance your technique and abilities to compose and shoot faster.  Composition and the computer - Better known as the Digital Darkroom...We have Workshops and individual classes. Our classes are 2 - 3 hours long and workshops can be half days or Full days.  We offer 1 to 3 classes per segment and 1 and two day workshops or more depending on what you want to work on.

"If you take pretty good photos in Program Mode & other functions, but want more out of photography."
"If You take pretty good photos in Program Mode & other functions, but want more out of photography."

* On Going means we offer programs all the time -  During the Week and Weekends... scheduling depends on your schedule and our studio's assignments... Take a look around and you will find something you like!

New Orleans Style Photography Workshops

New Orleans Photography Workshops |  2016

The French Quarter, The Garden District, Uptown and Midtown...

One, Two or Three Day Workshops, Your Choice...

** Weekend workshops can be during the week, the days just need to be two consecutive days so it keeps us within the flow of the work and development we are choosing.

In this Workshop we spend the whole weekend dedicated to creating images of New Orleans. New Orleans is filled with color, Sights and Sounds, like no other place in the country. We have a class to begin and then venture off to see and feel as much of New Orleans as we can get in our time together. Vicki Stanwycks is with you every step of the way working with you to create beautiful images and see the landscape and it's people.  We Explore the French Quarter, Grave Yards, New Orleans Architecture, Fishing Areas, Local People, etc. if you want to see New Orleans and Capture the local color and flair of it's people, sights and flavor this workshop is for you....    

We have been doing workshops for more than 8 years. Vicki Stanwycks has been a commercial photographer for more than 23 years, shooting commercial advertising, aerial, models, industrial, corporate, events - people, places and things. She also owned a Gallery on Magazine Street for a few years knowing quite well how to create all kinds of images for commercial use and for fine art. She has traveled extensively all over the United States and Europe, for commercial assignments and personally. Since 2010 she has also become a life coach and incorporates that into her classes and workshops to help you bring out the best in your images. She offers workshops and classes for individuals and small groups.

Urban New Orleans Workshops |  2016

In this Workshop we spend the whole weekend dedicated to creating images of New Orleans. New Orleans is filled with color, Sights and Sounds, like no other place in the country. We have a class to begin and then venture off to see and feel as much of New Orleans as we can get in our time together. Vicki Stanwycks is with you every step of the way working with you to create beautiful images and see the landscape and it's people.  We Explore the French Quarter, Grave Yards, New Orleans Architecture, Fishing Areas, Local People, etc. if you want to see New Orleans and Capture the local color and flair of it's people, sights and flavor this workshop is for you....    

Mardi Gras 2017 | New Orleans Mardi Gras Weekend Workshops

During the Mardi Gras Season

New Orleans Mardi Gras Photography Workshops - Each Weekend featured Workshop 2 days each from morning to night on both days of the weekend and Mardi Gras day. Includes classes and hands on shooting with Vicki Stanwycks. Students must bring their own gear. Food and beverages will be available in studio. Classes, shooting and critique. Experience Mardi Gras Like never before...  Please check our all our Mardi Gras pages so you can see what to expect. These  Workshops are awesome!

New Orleans Art Photography Workshops |  2016

Creating Artistic images and capturing your style - Creating your own art is much more than pressing the shutter of your camera or cell phone. The creative process involves several factors that make the difference between a nice picture and a thought provoking mindful image - an artful photographic image.... Attendees should bring to these classes/workshops their camera and gear, laptop and software that they use for their Photographs. Please bring at least 100 of our favorite images to date. If you don't have software we can make recommendation's. We will have classes, shooting at various locations, computer lab, assignments and critiques. We will create images together based on your classes and discovery. Be prepared to talk about various subjects as realized through your creative process.

Bayou Photography Workshops | 2016

We travel into the Louisiana Bayous with an experienced guide and his boat... This is quite the adventure... we motor off into the Bayous where our guide brings us to the prime Bayou Areas, showing Cypress Knees, Hanging Moss Trees, Gators, Swamps, Louisiana Nature, and it's various animals and Birds. We visit fishing areas... Old Grave Yards and see some of the locals discussing the catch of the day... Vicki Stanwycks assists and teaches how to create images of the New Orleans Bayou Landscape, Gators, Hanging Moss Cypress Trees, People, Graveyards and the Cajun Landscape.

Unblocking and Recreating the Artist Within | 2016

Lifecoaching Sessions, Photography, Discussions and recreating the artist within for 2016

Being creative for self satisfaction, feeling good, and even excited about what you want to accomplish takes motivation and a clear mind. If your mind is jumbled and your life is crazy the creative process can be tainted, you can feel negatively challenged, hence making the creative process seem like climbing a huge mountain. The creative process is different for everyone. This workshop is focused on you, figuring our what makes you come alive creatively, like you once were or perhaps simply different so you can find the creatively that has somehow gotten locked away and why. These Artists workshops have been a good place to start to get you seeing and feeling your creative self once again. If you are struggling this could be just what you need.

Attendees should bring to these classes/workshops their camera and gear, laptop and software that they use for their Photographs. Please bring at least 100 of your latest images so we can look at where you are now. There will be life coaching sessions, discussions, writing exercises, shooting at various locations, possible computer processes demonstrations. We will create images together based on your discovery and coaching sessions. Be prepared to talk about various subjects as realized through the creative process.

New Orleans Night Photography Workshop | 2016

New Orleans really comes alive at night. See the sights and sounds of the French Quarter, the Marigny, Local color, talent, music, musicians, neon lights, brass bands and the beautiful architecture as seen only in New Orleans at night.  Learn to capture the mood and feeling in New Orleans and use the workshop instruction for future travel. Shooting JPEG and Raw, Creating High Depth images by incorporating various techniques. Very Informative and lots of fun. You must have some understanding of the basics.

New Orleans Street Photography  |  2016

Journalism in the Streets...

We offer Workshops for Shooting wherever you go in the streets of your destination. There is an art to Street Photography and the people who populate urban locations, cities, and foreign places. We go over gear, safety, light, preparation, travel, color, black and white, some computer imaging and learning how to understand your inner photographer.  Vicki Stanwycks personally coaches and works with you in the classroom and on Location to create using the techniques learned in this class.

New Orleans Photography Workshops 2016

General Photography Overview, Working With Your Camera

We have added a few more workshops based on the clients we have worked with over the last year...

We also offer... "The New Orleans Photography Bootcamp!"

3 Days of Photography where it's all about you and your camera!!!!

General Photography Overview, Working With Your Camera

* On Going means we offer programs all the time -  During the Week and Weekends... scheduling depends on your schedule and our studio's assignments... Take a look around and you will find something you like!

New Orelans Photo's - Very Popular Photography Workshops

Travel Photography Workshop Weekend  |  2016

Travel photography is fun and can be approached as exciting and artful... Surely it's exciting to travel and explore... Photography gear needs to be effective and accomplish image capture while visiting unfamiliar territory. There are language barriers with foreigner's, safety issues and inherent photographic challenges. Going to the local camera store it not so readily available and having what you need is paramount... and then the airlines come into play and how to travel effectively with your gear. Call us today to see if we have an ongoing workshop at this time or we can work with you individually to help you find your inner photographer... Our primary focus is to get you to be the best you can be with what you have while traveling.

Photographing People  |   2016

We offer Workshops for Shooting People groups and Model Coaching for the aspiring model from a photographers point of view. As photographer's we create images for the aspiring model and know what looks good and doesn't. We also offer one on one model mentoring to better assist and create a better understanding of the industry. Vicki Stanwycks personally coaches and works with you to help you create your image, portfolio, comp cards and self promotional materials.
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New Orleans, Exposure, Color & Light Photography Workshop

On - Location Photography, Working with Exposure, Color & Light

In order to create an image, we need light... We cover the basics of light and how to see, measure and track the light. This workshop is for the natural light enthusiast who respects and loves the landscape and realizes that light has many aspects from exposure and color to capture.  This workshop brings your photography to the Next Level, better images. Knowing light and how to manipulate, see and track the light will make all the difference to your images. Anyone can shoot a picture, it's what we do with the light that makes all the difference to the quality of the image.

Photography Workflow and Digital Processing

In order to create an image, we need light... We cover the basics of light and how to see, measure and track the light. This workshop is for the natural light enthusiast who respects and loves the landscape and realizes that light has many aspects from exposure and color to capture.  This workshop brings your photography to the Next Level, better images. Knowing light and how to manipulate, see and track the light will make all the difference to your images. Anyone can shoot a picture, it's what we do with the light that makes all the difference to the quality of the image.

New Orleans Photography Workshops

Shooting Pictures in New Orleans can be quite the Adventure! There are so many things to see and do in this great city. Uptown to Downtown, The French Quarter, The CBD...  So much history, Many Different Cultures!

See it, Shoot it, with Photography Professionals

Phone:   504.899.9394   Studio

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Images from our Workshops and Around Louisiana...

You will love our Workshops!

Photography,  Working Behind the Camera - Workshops and Classes

Photography  Shooting Behind the Camera - Workshops and Classes

Photograph Workshops

What to Bring...

New Orleans Photography Workshops

Attendees must be able to stand and walk around. Attendees responsible for their own gear and carrying it. Some shots require walking and moving in larger areas.

  • Attendees should bring their camera gear and Case
  • Lenses - Telephoto recommended as well as a good walk around lens
  • Extra Camera Batteries
  • Extra SD (film) Cards
  • Tripod or Monopod Optional
  • Perhaps some bug spray - Depending on the time of year
  • Weekend Workshop attendees should have a laptop to download images, for Image Critiques & Discussions
  • Money as Needed
  • Meals Not Included

 

What to Wear...

Clothes

  • Longer Pants - Shorts not recommended
  • Closed Toed Footwear - No Sandals
  • Hats if Sensitive to the Sun
  • Weather appropriate Clothing - Summer vs Winter

Shooting On Location

  • We will provide Snacks and Beverages
  • If there is something you like or need, bring it
  • If there are health concerns or if you have a condition please tell us.
  • We will provide transportation with either a van or car
  • third party transportation will be discussed if necessary

New Orleans Photography Workshops 2016

Workshops, Classes and Coaching

New Orleans Photography Boot Camp

For Beginners, Intermediate and seasoned shooters...

Learn Photography

For Beginners, Intermediate and seasoned shooters...

  • Individual Workshops, Classes and Coaching are available
  • We schedule workshops and classes working mainly with
  • individuals one on one and small Groups
  • Couples get a discount
  • Are you coming to New Orleans for a vacation or a convention?
  • If you want to shoot better we offer a consultation to pin point what you may want to work on.

We offer various workshops throughout the year and cover many topics. Please check this page from time to time to see if there's a topic that may interest you. We work with clients individually and from time to time offer group coaching. Our workshops are serious to us, yet we love to have fun. Each person gets hands on attention. Clients who have taken our workshops and coaching sessions come back all the time....

Do you want to see a Louisiana Bayou and shoot it?

You have seen beautiful black and white images of Hanging Moss trees, Egrets, Alligators... Shoot them yourself.

Do you want to experience New Orleans with your camera?

We love New Orleans, It's people and the Areas of Louisiana that make this part of the world unique. You have so many things in New Orleans that are so unique to Ne Orleans and it's people. this is by far one of the most colorful places in the world...

Coaching One on One

Everyone thinks it's so easy to shoot photos, right? In our coaching sessions camera technique is discussed, gear, shooting on the fly, and many other things are covered, discovered and discussed. Assignments and Critiques will be part of the coaching program.

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General Information & Rates

Full Day Photography Workshops

Various Full Day
  • Full Day Workshops
  • Professional Photographer/Instructors to guide you and offer instuction and Guidance
  • One On One - Workshops or Small Groups
  • Photography Coaching as we Travel to locations

Photography Weekend Workshops

Various 2 Day Workshop - WS Attractions & Availablitly
  • Professional Photographer/Instructor to guide you and work with you as you shoot
  • Price Depending on Workshop Attractions
  • Photo Coaching While Shooting
  • On on One or Small Group Workshops

Classes, Coaching or Workshops, we love to help our clients make better Photographs.

Whatever you choose when working with us we want to help you be better with your camera and how you use it. We believe in starting form the basics as a foundation. One can read many books on photography and until you have someone standing there with you and telling you why it is or isn't working, you won't get it as quickly as you may think. Besides all that we make your experience with us fun and memorable as we shoot in your desired locations. Whether on the Gulf coast or in New Orleans we make it interesting and your images will be a direct result.

Call Stanwycks Photography today at 888-526-8299 or email neworleansphoto@aol.com

We are happy to discuss what kind of photography you want to work on. We can come up with ideas and suggestions that could be great just for you!

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We Love Photography!

For work inquiries:
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t: 888.526.8299

 

About Us

Gulfport Photo - Stanwycks Photography has been shooting for more than 23 years all over the Gulf Coast from New Orleans to Ocean Springs and Nationally. Give us a call today so we can discuss your project(s). Please look through our pages and hope you enjoy our images. Thank you... -Vicki Stanwycks

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Gulfport Photo Stanwycks Photography Studio Address Gulfport, Mississippi 1-228-220-4833 neworleansphoto@aol.com