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April 2010
This Issue Includes:

News Shorts

Workshops in Santa Fe

Workshops Around the World

Educational Partner: SmugMug

Educational Partner: HP

National Geographic Traveler Seminars

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All Workshops

Workshops in Santa Fe

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A Blog



   - Summer 2010 Catalog

   - Summer 2010 Brochure

   - Image Call (76k PDF)

   - Photography Mentorships Brochure

Quote of the Month

"It is one thing to photograph people. It is another to make others care about them by revealing the core of their humanness."

— Paul Strand

Image of the Month

© Rob Lang
© Rob Lang, participant in "Beginning Adobe Photoshop" with Rick Allred, 2009

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News Shorts
© Dan Burkholder
© Dan Burkholder
» Added Workshop with Dan Burkholder
By popular demand, a second session of HDR and Beyond: Exquisite Control from Capture to Print has been added to the summer schedule, June 14-18. Register online or call the Workshops office at (505) 983-1400, ext. 11.

» Join the Multimedia Revolution!
We added a weekend intensive on Final Cut Pro during April 30-May 2. Multimedia is becoming essential to creative expression and the Workshops can help you acquire a solid platform for launching into this exhilarating technology.

» Ever Wanted a Photography Mentor?
Learn from FIVE new masters in our Mentorship Program. Your mentor will guide and challenge your dreams and aspirations as a photographer, whether exhibiting in a gallery, publishing a book, or creating a stunning portfolio. With over 17 amazing photographers to choose from, you're bound to find the perfect connection.

Upcoming Workshops in Santa Fe
© Rick Allred
© Rick Allred
Beginning Adobe Photoshop
with Rick Allred
May 24-28

This solid introduction to the concepts, language, and tools of Photoshop gives beginners and self-taught users a complete understanding of the basics.
© Jerry Courvoisier
© Jerry Courvoisier
Intensive: Digital Printmaking
with Jerry Courvoisier
June 4-6

This two-and-a-half-day, workshop streamlines the digital printmaking process. We coves all the bases, including the best way to convert color to black-and-white, sharpening methods that enhance detail, and simple layering and masking techniques.
© Janice Wendt
© Janice Wendt
Nikon Capture NX2 Intensive: The Ease of Editing
with Janice Wendt
June 7-8

Participants learn to utilize the nondestructive editing of Capture NX 2 to adjust and enhance their imagery, eliminating the large files often created by the multiple steps required in traditional software.
© Janice Wendt
© Janice Wendt
Nik Software Intensive: Retouching Techniques
with Janice Wendt
June 9-11

Explore retouching techniques that bring back that "alive" feeling—the mood, the light, and all the nuances that first inspired you to capture the image.
Visit our web site for a listing of all workshops. Register online or by calling the Workshops at (505) 983-1400, ext. 11.

Workshops Around the World
© Allen Birnbach
© Allen Birnbach
Utah: The Figure in the Western Landscape
with Allen Birnbach
August 10-14

By placing the human figure into a unique and inspiring landscape, we add the additional element of nature and open up countless new opportunities for exploration. Developing your personal vision is a key goal of this workshop.
© Jerry Courvoisier
© Jerry Courvoisier
Southwestern Photographic Journey
with Jerry Courvoisier
August 22-28

This seven-day photographic journey is a once-in-a-lifetime trip through the visually extraordinary, enchanting, and spectacular landscape of the American Southwest.
© John Weiss
© John Weiss
Peru: Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu
with John Weiss
August 28-September 6

Nothing you may have read or seen can prepare you for the awe-inspiring moment when you visit Machu Picchu for the first time. John Weiss leads you on a unique opportunity to witness Peruvian traditions from the inside.

Educational Partner: Special Offer from SmugMug
Whether you're a weekend enthusiast or a full-time pro, your photos deserve to look their best!

At SmugMug, get unlimited storage,  gorgeous galleries and elegant themes. Go Pro and see additional commerce features like coupons, packages, event marketing and so much more.

Host, share, print and sell in one place, and let us do all the work while you get out and shoot.

Intrigued? Test drive an account. It's free for two weeks. If you like us, get 30% off your first year using this code:  SFPWSmug30

SmugMug is the exclusive photo sharing partner of Santa Fe Workshops. Come and see why. www.smugmug.com

Educational Partner: HP
The HP Designjet Cash In & Trade Up promotion runs February 1, 2010 through April 30, 2010. Now you can get up to $750 cash back* when you upgrade from your eligible old product and purchase or lease a new HP Designjet Z3200 Photo Printer and submit the online claim form by April 30, 2010.

You have the option of either keeping OR trading-in your eligible old HP or non-HP large-format product—you just need to show proof that you currently own an eligible product.

Take advantage today! For more details, please visit www.hp.com/go/cashin29.

*U.S. residents only. Cash back provided by mail-in rebate available for eligible purchases made February 1, 2010 – April 30, 2010. Additional restrictions apply. Void where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. For qualifying product options, terms and conditions, and claim form, visit www.hp.com/go/cashin29.

National Geographic Traveler Seminars
© Ralph Lee Hopkins
© Ralph Lee Hopkins
National Geographic Traveler's Photography seminars are coming to a city near you!  Discover technical and creative photography secrets from our professionals.

Atlanta, GA: April 11, 2010
San Diego, CA: April 18, 2010
Seattle, WA: May 16, 2010
Houston, TX: May 16, 2010
Philadelphia, PA: May 23, 2010

Register now!

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