Shoot, Shop, Learn2017-10-07T12:11:01+00:00

FREE Workshop & Membership Drive
Sunday October 15, 2017 9am till 5:30pm
Kleinpeter Studio 8336 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
**Renew your Membership for 2018 for only $99. Offer ends October 14th, 2017

Register Here

Advance online registration is required on or before October 14, for this Free Event.
A $25 registration fee will be required for walk-up or on-site registration.

Spring Photo Fest 2017

You will learn the finer techniques of lighting, proper exposure and posing from some of Louisiana’s best Master Photographers, James Byron M. Photog, Cr., CPP, ASP, F-PPLA and John-Michael Hannan M. Photog, Cr., CPP, Tim Babin, Robby Bishop, M. Photog, CPP and Patrick Bates, M.Photog, CR. CPP. You will learn what it takes to create dynamic images that will enhance your portfolio and help you maximize your earning potential.

These shooting opportunities are designed for you to capture images of our beautiful models in some of Louisiana’s finest photo sets.  Kleinpeter Photography Studio features multiple indoor camera rooms, and a dozen plus outdoor photography sets. This magnificent studio would be worth the trip alone.  Be sure to chat with owner Troy Kleinpeter who would be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding studio and set design.

Scoop up great deals on gently used studio equipment and props.  We will have a shopping opportunity between programs. Do you have any props, backdrops, or photo gear you aren’t using? Turn them into cash.  Register your items for sale between 9am and 11am. We will sell it for you between photography programs.  Cash, Checks and Credit Cards will be accepted.  *20% of each sale benefit Professional Photographers of Louisiana. Sale will close at 4:30pm. Please pick up items by then. For more information contact Executive Director, Karla Byron  (225) 330-3969.

Schedule of Events

11am – 2:30pm  Tent Sale (TENT WILL CLOSE AT 4:30. PLEASE PICK UP YOUR ITEMS BY THEN). 20% of each sale will go to PPLA

1pm – 2pm

Nina Koretoff – Speaking about Social Media.

Robby Bishop M. Photog, – Seniors Unleashed. Moms want cookie cutter images. Seniors want fun and to be a model for the day.

Tim Babin – Lighting to make people look better. Tim will go over outdoor lighting to make people look better in their images. How to reduce retouching time in the computer. And how to pose to make people look better in their images.

2pm – 3pm

Patrick Bates

Patrick Bates M. Photog, Cr. CPP – Portrait Lighting Indoor or Outdoor

Troy Kleinpeter – – “Passion for People and Photography”

3pm – 5:30pm

James Byron M. Photog, Cr. CPP, ASP, – “Enhance Your Portfolio” – Jim will show you how to get “Dramatic Lighting” using off camera flash, “Posing the Curvy Woman”, & “Adding Motion & Drama to Your Bridal Portraits”.
Model Releases will be provided to each of you to allow the use of your images in your portfolio and marketing.
This program will provide you with instruction to create amazing images and you will leave with them in your camera.

John-Michael Hannan M. Photog, Cr., CPP – Weddings