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The Art of Digital Photography: The Inspirational Series with John Keatley
Join Mia McCormick and John Keatley as they sit down to discuss John's inspiring career as an advertising and celebrity portrait photographer. John has developed a style that is as fun as it is creative, and yet very real. John has photographed celebrities, athletes, and politicians, and his work has appeared in publications ranging from Rolling Stone to Wired. Spend an hour learning about how John got started, how he developed and stays true to his style, how he's dealt with some of the fears all creatives face, and so much more.

Click here to watch the first part of the interview for free!

Photoshop World Parties!
This is huge… I mean really HUGE! We have TWO new after hours events that really rock the house… Literally!

First up on August 12 we have complimentary admission to Wet Republic’s WET AT NIGHT POOL PARTY featuring The Chainsmokers! That’s complimentary admission AND an expedited line for Photoshop World attendees to use. The party begins at 10:30pm.

That’s not all… The very next night, On August 13, complimentary admission to Hakkasan Nightclub with TI‹STO! Rave on with special Photoshop World entrance beginning at 10:30pm.

We train you all day, we get social all night! More information at PhotoshopWorld.com.

Edge Code Basics with David LaFontaine
Adobe's Edge Code is a lightweight code editor that is made for writing HTML, CSS, and Javascript. Join David LaFontaine as he helps you get oriented to the Edge Code interface, teaches you time saving shortcuts that makes the process of creating clean code easier, explains the differences and similarities between Edge Code and Brackets, and introduces you to one of the Adobe Product Managers responsible for these web tools who will share some of his insights into how to use these products more effectively.

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, RC Concepcion or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX
Oct 16 - Washington, DC

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom CC Power Tour with RC Concepcion
Aug 26 -  Charlotte, NC
Sept 16 - Arlington, TX
Sept 24 - Milwaukee, WI

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Last Week's Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Jose G

If that's you, we'll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

MASTER FX: Maleficent Character Effects in Photoshop with Corey Barker
Take your Photoshop effects skills to the next level with the first class in a new series from Corey Barker! Each Master FX class is a project-based course where you will learn how to do something creative as well as use an assortment of Photoshop tools in ways you might not have thought of before. The project in this class was inspired by the movie Maleficent, and Corey demonstrates, step-by-step, how you can start with a simple portrait and take a creative journey in Photoshop that involves seamlessly incorporating elements from other sources as well as creating new elements from scratch. By the end of the class you'll be looking at using Photoshop in entirely new ways.

Click here to watch the first lesson for free!

Dreamweaver: Next Steps with Janine Warner
In this course, Janine Warner will take you through how to create a variety of different page layouts using html and css. Begin in Photoshop and move on to Dreamweaver. Discover the different layout features used in Dreamweaver, as well as how layouts can give you a headstart in your designs. Also, how to optimize your finished web pages for viewing on tablets and smart phones.

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, RC Concepcion or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX
Oct 16 – Washington, DC

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom CC Power Tour with RC Concepcion
Aug 26 -  Charlotte, NC
Sept 16 - Arlington, TX
Sept 24 - Milwaukee, WI

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Rocky Nook’s Guide to Photographing Cuba
Curious about photographing Cuba? Rocky Nook has a free eBook just for you! It covers topics like:

  • What to pack including items not readily available while abroad
  • How to select the best gear to take with you
  • Friendly advice on how to best interact with the local culture
  • Top photography locations, insight, and suggestions
  • Beautiful images conveying the landscape, architecture, and culture of Cuba
You can check it out right here!

Vincent Versace at the B&H Event Space
Vincent Versace has a number of workshops coming up at the B&H Event Space on August 3 and 4! If you’re interested in color to black and white conversion, printing and calibration, having your print work critiqued, or infrared photography, he’s got you covered. Just click any of those links to register for the events, and, you know, show up for them, and you’re all set!

Last Week's Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Michael Glover

If that's you, we'll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

Shooting Sports Physiques on Location with Glyn Dewis
Glyn Dewis
has two new classes out and they are all about shooting sports physiques on location. The first class covers the shoot and the second class is all about the post process Glyn uses. Glyn walks you through his gear, five different lighting setups, and many post production tips.

Photoshop World EZ Pay
We’ve introduced an easy way to pay for your Photoshop World tickets. You can now purchase your tickets in 2 or 3 installments that include special bonuses like Adobe CC annual membership and concert tickets. Just visit PhotoshopWorld.com and click on EZ Pay.

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, RC Concepcion or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
July 14 - London, UK
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 13 - Ottawa, ON
July 15 - Calgary, AB
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom CC Power Tour with RC Concepcion
Aug 26 –  Charlotte, NC
Sept 16 – Arlington, TX
Sept 24 – Milwaukee, WI

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Last Week’s Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Mark Stephen Richards

If that’s you, we’ll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

Taming Natural Light with Erik Valind
Natural light is all around us, but it is up to the photographer to control it in order to make a beautiful portrait. Join Erik Valind as he shows you how to tame that natural light, from direct noontime sun to overcast and shadowless days, and capture killer portraits with little more than just your camera and a reflector. No speedlights or strobes are required for this class. Erik teaches you about the factors that you can control, and then walks you various techniques you can use through a series of real world demonstrations, each one building on the last, that will give you the skills to start seeing and using natural light in new ways. Click here to see the first lesson of this class for free!

Getting Started with Dreamweaver with Janine Warner
Take control of your website by learning Dreamweaver CC. Join Janine Warner, author of Dreamweaver for Dummies, as she teaches you the basic skills every Dreamweaver user needs to know to start building and managing a website. Whether you are completely new to Dreamweaver or just looking for a refresher, Janine will take you step-by-step through the process of setting up a simple website, creating new pages, adding and formatting text, inserting images, controlling the layout, and then linking it all together. By the end of the class you'll have the foundational skills you need to take you to the next level.  Click here to see the first lesson of this class for free!

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
July 14 - London, UK
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 13 - Ottawa, ON
July 15 - Calgary, AB
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO
Aug 26 - Charlotte, NC

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Last Week’s Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Deacon Blues

If that’s you, we’ll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

Active Lifestyle Photography with Erik Valind
Get up and moving with Erik Valind in his latest class on active lifestyle photography! Lifestyle photography is all about capturing believable moments and showing that ideal reality in an image. When done right it should make you want to jump into the photograph and join the people in the picture. In this class Erik takes you through the basics of planning for your shoot, doing your research, and selecting your gear, and then moves through a variety of locations and activities to demonstrate how it works in the real world. Working with natural light, reflectors, studio strobes, and speedlights, you'll get a good handle on how to tailor your lighting to fit the mood of the scene, so you can capture those hero images showing the peak of action.

Click here to watch the first lesson of this class for free!

Adobe Encore: In Depth with Greg Mulvey
Greg Mulvey has been authoring DVDs since the late â˜90s, and in this course he will teach you how to use Adobe Encore to bring any project to life. Greg will go through the steps on how to create motion menus in after effects, pop up menus for blue ray, as well as publishing the full version of your project to the web.

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
July 14 - London, UK
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 13 - Ottawa, ON
July 15 - Calgary, AB
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 – Orlando, FL
Aug 24 – Miami, FL

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO
Aug 26 – Charlotte, NC

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Last Week’s Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Michael Scott

If this is you, we'll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

FREE Photoshop World Webcast
Whether you have been to Photoshop World a few times or this will be your first, our webcast tomorrow at 12:00 noon ET will take you behind the scenes and introduce you to this year’s learning tracks, shooting opportunities, social events, and more.

We’re going to show you:

  • How to save on your hotel room.
  • Our “hands on” photo shoots featuring top gear, amazing models, and  in-studio & location settings.
  • Previews of classes featuring actionable tips and tricks you can use today.

Join us Friday, June 19 at 12:00 noon ET for this insider’s guide to Photoshop World 2015!

What’s New In Photoshop CC 2015 with Corey Barker
Join Corey Barker as he gets you up to speed with all the newest features in the new Photoshop CC 2015 June update. This new update largely caters to designers who use Photoshop by adding new features like Artboards and enhanced layer styles but photographers will also be intrigued by the new blur and content-aware features plus so much more. Be the first to master these new features today!

Trailblazers: Powerful Women of Photography the Sharon Farmer Interview withSharon Farmer
Sharon Farmer's interest in pursuing photography was sparked by a visit to darkroom while in college. This would lead her down a path to becoming a photographer for the White House in 1993, where she eventually became the Director of White House Photography in 1999, and the first African American and first woman to fill that role. Prior to her time at the White House, Sharon began her career as a freelance photographer and went on to work for the Associated Press, the Washington Post, and the Smithsonian Institute, to name a few, where she covered news, politics, and cultural events. Sharon's photography has been exhibited in museums across the USA. Her tenacity and perceverance, as well as her warmth and her intelligence, is an inspiration to us all. Click here to watch the first lesson of this class for free!

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
July 14 - London, UK
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 13 - Ottawa, ON
July 15 - Calgary, AB
July 17 - Toronto, ON

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
June 19 - Seattle, WA (Tomorrow!)
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Father’s Day Sale on Joe McNally’s Language of Light DVDs
Fun with flash on Father's Day! The popular Language of Light, Volumes One and Two from Joe McNally are available for a holiday special. You can get volumes 1 and 2 for just $119.99, a savings of $80! The sale goes through June 22, and you can get all the details right here.

Last Week’s Winners
Photoshop World Workshop with RC Concepcion
- KarenV

KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Kean Reardon

From Oz To Kansas Autographed Book
– Dennis Zito

If any of these are you, we'll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

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