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Winter 2014 Photography Workshops

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Photography Technique for Beginners
Saturday, January 18, 2014
10am to 4pm


The Business Side of Photography
Saturday, February 15, 2014
10am to 4pm


Wendi Riggens Photography
218 Jefferson Street
Burlington, Iowa

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Photography Technique for Beginners

If you want to learn more about photography, your camera, or expand your skill set, this workshop is for you! Spend the day with us in our downtown studio and get hands-on experience with your camera with a professional photographer!

We’ll cover:

  • Understanding and finding “the light”
  • What your camera can do and how to get the most out of it
  • How to create a proper exposure
  • Composition and setting up a creatively awesome shot

This workshop is perfect for those just getting into photography and those that are ready to step out of the “green box” and have more control over their shots. It’s going to be a fun day full of laughs and learning!

Registration is $99 for this one-day workshop.

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The Business Side of Photography

Are you interested in becoming a professional photographer but don’t know how to start a business? Do you already have a business, but need some guidance on all the stuff that goes on behind the scenes? Wendi is an open book, and will share with you all of her “secrets” for running a successful business!

We’ll cover:

  • Getting organized
  • Contracts and documentation
  • Client care and communication
  • Marketing and finding your ideal client
  • Bookkeeping and all that boring stuff
  • And much, much more!

Registration is $199 for this one-day workshop.
The first two people to register will also receive a free private coaching session with Wendi after the workshop!

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Wendi Riggens is a professional portrait and wedding photographer located in Burlington Iowa.  Known for her skill behind the camera, and her personality in front of it, she loves to work with photographers, new and not-so-new, to build their skills and hone their craft.  She’s been described as fun, a fantastic teacher, and admits to being easily distracted by shiny objects. Wendi admits that she made a lot of mistakes in her early days that cost her money and time, and she wants to help YOU avoid those same mistakes, and to build a strong business and even stronger skill set that will propel you to the next level!

Wendi has been teaching new photographers since 2007, and hosting workshops since 2008. She has done small business consulting since 2004.

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