Shooting Opportunities and Photography Events Calendar


Date / Time Shooting Opportunity / Photography Event / Workshop



Premiered on Aug 12 and 13, 2019 on PBS.  Many repeats.  See local listings.

Photography Event: FAMILY PICTURES USA – seeing America through family photo albums

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Now and streaming going forward

Photography Event: Master of Photography broadcasted and by and streamed from Ovation TV. Photos judged by world-renowned photographers including Oliviero Toscani, talent from all over Europe will compete to win 100,000 euros and the title of Master of Photography. It is hosted by actress Isabella Rossellini. There are four seasons – Ovation is currently showing Season 1.

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It is on Sky TV and also on Ovation on channel 688 on FIOS TV and on FIOS On Demand.

Dec 10 – 16, 2020

Photography Event: Unique Camera’s Virtual Camera Show It features a full list of talks and classes.  See link below.  As well as has lowest prices of the year on cameras, lenses & accessories, special show promotions, raffles and giveaways.

It is free to attend, but you need to register.  To register and for more information, go to the link below

Dec 19, 1 – 2 PM, 2020

Workshop: Landscape Photography – In the Field. Instructor – David DesRochers.  Virtual Photography Workshop.  This program will focus on techniques for finding and capturing unique images of the endless natural art our planet has to offer. Subjects covered include equipment, planning, composition, and capture.

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Jan 16, 1 – 2 PM, 2021

Workshop: Landscape Photography – Editing Techniques. Instructor – David DesRochers.  Virtual Photography Workshop. This program will focus on photo editing techniques used to process landscape images using Adobe Camera RAW, Photoshop, NIK Plugins & Topaz AI. Students are encouraged to submit one photo (preferably RAW) for editing demonstrations.
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July 17 – 19, 2020

POSTPONED TO 2021 Photography Event: New England Camera Club Council Photography Conference. New England’s Top Photography Conference. For the first time in 75 years, we have three photo industry experts delivering feature presentations: Scott KelbyAuthor of bestselling technology and photography books; Frans LantingOne of the greatest nature photographers of our time; Corey RichAdventure and outdoor lifestyle visual storyteller.

 Register here early to get your best choice for pre-conference workshops, conference workshops and photo walks! There are programs, events and workshops for all skill levels. Beginning photographers are very welcome at the conference, as are experienced and professional photographers. You do not need to be a member of a camera club, photography group, etc. in order to attend.

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA