Travel Photo Essay: Describing a Journey Through Images with Mark Edward Harris & Sigma- Los Angeles

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Travel Photo Essay: Describing a Journey Through Images with Mark Edward Harris & Sigma- Los Angeles

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - November 8 @ 7:00 pm

| $149.00

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This is a three-part workshop including a live online lecture, a hands-on photo shoot and a live online photo review session.   Mark Edward Harris will be teaching this workshop and Sigma’s Marc Farb will also be in attendance at the hands-on shoot.  Marc will be bringing Sigma lenses with him and all participants will have the opportunity to try out lenses during the workshop.

Workshop Schedule:

Live Online Lecture on Zoom: November 4th 6pm Pacific Time

Sigma Lens Check out @ Samy’s Camera Los Angeles and Hands-on Shoot at Farmer’s Market @ The Grove: November 6th 10:00am-2:00pm Pacific Time

Live Online Photo Review Session on Zoom: November 8th 6pm Pacific Time

From establishing shots to environmental portraits, award-winning photographer Mark Edward Harris discusses and demonstrates the techniques and concepts necessary to create a professional looking photo essay, a series of images that tell a cohesive story during the lecture portion of this workshop.

On Saturday morning, students will have the opportunity to put theory into practice.  Students are invited to first stop at Samy’s Camera between 10am-11am to check out a Sigma lens to try during the workshop at no extra charge.  Mark Edward Harris will lead students on a hands-on photo shoot from 11am-2pm.

The workshop will conclude with a critique and discussion of marketing travel photo essays.

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Shot on the Sigma 14mm F/1.8 with the Nikon D850

Instructor Bio: Mark Edward Harris’ assignments have taken him to 101 countries on six continents. His editorial work has appeared in publications such as Vanity Fair, LIFE, The New York Times, Time Magazine, Newsweek, GEO, Conde Nast Traveler, AFAR, Lonely Planet, Wallpaper, Casa Vogue, GQ Thailand, Money Magazine, Architectural Digest, Hong Kong Tatler, The Los Angeles Times Magazine, and The London Sunday Times Travel Magazine as well as all the major photography and in-flight magazines. He is the recipient of numerous awards including a CLIO, ACE, Aurora Gold, and Photographer of the Year at the Black & White Spider Awards.  His books include Faces of the Twentieth Century: Master Photographers and Their Work, The Way of the Japanese Bath, Wanderlust, North Korea, South Korea, Inside Iran, The Travel Photo Essay: Describing A Journey Through Images and his latest, The People of the Forest, a book about orangutans. North Korea was named Photography Book of the Year at the International Photography Awards.  Instagram: @MarkEdwardHarrisPhoto

In accordance with state and local public health organizations, Samy’s Photo School is following all COVID-19 related protocols. Please do not attend this class if you are experiencing any symptoms related to COVID-19 including fever of 100.4 or higher, cough, shortness of breath, loss of sense of taste/smell, fatigue, diarrhea, muscle aches and headache.

By Registering for this Workshop, you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions. You will be required to sign a waiver prior to the workshop. CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS.


Samy’s Camera
431 South Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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