Randy Van Duinen – October 17th, 2017
6:30pm – 9:00pm
The Residence Inn
Gulf Coast Towne Center, 10054 Gulf Center Dr., Fort Myers, FL
Learn how to bring your photography to a new level in this two-hour presentation on photographing architecture. Randy will provide you with the insights into the vision and perception for capturing stunning architectural images. Along with covering the basics for lighting he will show you some post-processing tips in both Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. Topics that will be discussed:
- How to light interiors and exteriors of building
- The difference in lighting residential from commensal buildings
- What equipment to use
- Working with and marketing to architectural clients
- HDR for architectural photography
- Retouching architectural images in Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop
M.Photog., M.Artist, Cr.Photog., CPP, FDPE, FSA
Randy is currently an architectural, fine art photographer and photography instructor located in St. Petersburg, Florida. He has been a professional photographer for over 30 years and his photography is in hundreds of brochures for builders, architects and interior designers from around the country. His art photography is in the permanent collection of the Grand Rapids Art Museum and is in many corporate and private collections.
Randy is an award-winning photographer, both nationally and internationally. He was named the “2012 Photographer of the Year” and 2016, 2015 Artist of the Year by the Florida Professional Photographers association. Randy won the Silver Medal in the World Photographic Cup’s Commercial category, he placed first place in the commercial category at the 2014 Grand Imaging Awards and second place in 2013, which is PPA’s International Print Competition. The Tampa Area Professional Photographers Association (TAPPA) named Randy “Photographer of the Year” in 2013, 2015 and he has been one of top ten photographers the past six years.
Randy has been published in many local and national magazines, including Professional Photographer, Photoshop User, Light It, Interiors, Builder, Professional Builder, USA Today and Tampa Bay Illustrated. He has spoken at national photography events, and has been a featured speaker at the many Professional Photographers Convention. Randy is one of the lead instructors for “The Digital Photo Workshops” which holds photography workshops around the country. He is also an instructor of photography at The Morean Art Center in St. Petersburg, FL, teaching Photoshop, Lightroom, Landscape, Architectural and HDR photography.
Randy is an active member in the Professional Photography Association (PPA), Florida Professional Photographers (FPP) and the National Association of Photoshop Professional (NAPP), Tampa Area Professional Photographers Association (TAPPA). Randy also works with KelbyOne one-day live seminars across the country and with KelbyOne (NAPP) at Photoshop World. Randy has earned his Master of Photography (M.Photog.), Master Artist (M.Artist) Photographic Craftsman Degree (Cr.Photog.), Imaging Excellence Award, Florida Degree of Photographic Excellence (FDAE) and is a Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) status from PPA. He is also a very active allied member of AIA Tampa Bay.