Friday, 15 Aug 2014 6:30 PM
Cost: $35.00 General Membership
$25.00 Outdoor Photographer
$25.00 Studio Member
Duluth Airshow Workshop and Photo Tour
Michael Jordan (no not THAT Michael Jordan) will be be joining us from Duluth to conduct a workshop on understanding the process of airshow photography.
Since Michael will be coming down from Duluth to conduct this workshop we need at least 6 people signed up by Wednesday August 13, 2014 to make this happen.
The workshop will help photographers of any experience . As a student you will come away with
o A Better understanding of the process of airshow photography
o A knowledge of how to increase their photographic opportunities during the airshow
o What equipment you should use.
Prerequisite: understanding on how to operate your camera in manual.
Each student should be familiar with
1. Iso Settings
2. Shutter Setting
3. Aperture setting
4. white balance settings
5. Aperture priority
6 Shutter priority
o Airshow Expectations
o Photographic Art Review – Principles, Elements, Composition, Genre and
o Airshow Photography Tips – Camera, lens, focal length, shooting mode,
exposure triangles for static and dynamic displays
o Airshow Setup – Display show box, show lines and parking ramps o Airshow Operations – Security, access, routines and sponsorship o Airshow Schedule – Display window routines and sequencing
o Duluth Airshow – Key points of interest
Michael will also be hosting a photo Tour on Sunday that you are invited to join . The tour is a separate ticket and information/prices can be found at this link.
Purchase Tickets Here
*PHOTO TOUR/PIT PASS August 24th 7:30 a.m. @ Monaco Air(purchase tickets here) Are you tired of taking photos of planes and displays and having 50 people standing in front of you? We are now offering a rare, limited ticket for you to arrive early to the Duluth Airshow, and gain access to our ramp from 7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. prior to the Duluth Airshow gates opening. These passes are extremely rare and limited to 100 per day. (Make sure to also buy a general admission or other type of ticket to get into the Duluth Airshow. When the tour is completed you will be brought back outside of the gate and will have to re-enter with a normal air show ticket).
Michael Jordan is a photography enthusiast from Duluth, MN who grew up around aircraft and airfields. He will present general tips and techniques as well as Duluth Airshow specific photographic information.