Memphis Street Photography Workshop

Sat Apr 29 2023 at 07:45 am to 05:00 pm

The Arcade Restaurant | Memphis

Blair Ball Photography
Publisher/HostBlair Ball Photography
Memphis Street Photography Workshop

In this action packed day workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of street photography, have fun & make new friends.

About this Event

Memphis Street Photo Workshop - Limited to 8 | Saturday April 29th. 2023

In this action packed day workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of street photography, how to create visually compelling images, how to conquer your fear of shooting street photography, as well as tips & tricks how to capture that decisive moment. You’ll also learn editing tips and tricks. The workshop is limited to an intimate class of 8 passionate individuals who want to take their street photography to new heights.

Workshop Syllabus

Here is a curriculum of what we will cover in the workshop:

1. How to conquer your fear of shooting street photography

2. The fundamentals of composition 

3. How to master the light

4. The best technical settings to use on your camera

5. How to anticipate & capture “The Decisive Moment”

6. How to develop a keen eye when shooting on the streets

7. How to master editing & workflow in Lightroom Classic CC

8. The fundamentals of critique & feedback in street photography

Workshop Overview

The workshop will be broken up into two parts. Morning we will be on the streets of Memphis photographing. The afternoon we will be working on images, small part lecture based. The workshop will consist of presentations with insightful tips and techniques to help you better learn how to shoot captivating street photographs. During the workshop you will be able to showcase your street photography, and get helpful comments and critiques from me and your fellow street photographers. The workshop will also give you the opportunity to meet other supportive and passionate street photographers that will help you in your own photography journey.

Sample Itinerary

Saturday Morning

  • We will meet at the Arcade Restaurant on Front Street. at 7:45 am. We'll have a brief meeting to discuss the agenda, meet one another and expectations. 
  • We will walk to some specific locations to photograph.
  • We will spend time exploring and look for that decisive moment.

Saturday Afternoon

  • We will meet back at Collierville Chamber of Commerce 485 Halle Park Dr. Collierville, TN 38017.
  • There I'll go over Lightroom Classic CC editing and choosing photos.
  • Be sure to bring you laptop, etc. with Lightroom on it.
  • I'll have my laptop with Lightroom, but will be limited to the number of people we have using it.
  • There we will process images from the morning workshop.
  • You will pick you best photo.
  • Then each participant will present their photo to the group.
  • Each photo will be critiqued by the group.
  • The group will then choose the winning photograph.
  • Prize's will be awarded to the three winning photographs

As noted above, we will do some walking on this workshop. Walking will typically be easy, bring a good pair of walking shoes and something to drink. Every participant must complete and sign a standard liability waiver and medical form before participating in this workshop.

Getting There

Map to downtown Arcade Restaurant - 540 S Main St. Memphis, TN 38103 Map to Collierville Chamber of Commerce - Please note that Google has this as 485 Halley Parkway and it is 485 Halle Park Drive, but it shows correct location on map.

Workshop Schedule (7:45am - 5:00pm)8 Photographing | 1:30-5 at Collierville Chamber 

Where: Memphis | Arcade Restaurant Downtown at 7:45 AM and then Collierville Chamber of Commerce at 1:30-5:00 PM

When: Saturday April 29th. 2023

Tuition : $305

Introductory Special $159 

Workshop Cap: An intimate class of 8 participants | SECURE YOUR SPOT NOW!

Instructor: Blair Ball

 About Blair Ball

If you have any questions, or if you wish to register for this workshop, please email Blair Ball ([email protected]).

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

The Arcade Restaurant, 540 South Main Street, Memphis, United States


USD 159.00

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