Photoshop World Orlando is in full swing with classes and the Expo officially underway. Hundreds have gathered at the Orange County Convention Center to get inside the minds of more than 35 industry experts, including some new additions to the instructor “dream team” like Jeremy Cowart, Frank Doorhof and Dave Black.
But there’s more to learning at Photoshop World. This year’s Expo includes a live photo contest sponsored by Westcott, exclusive product demos and much more.
Here’s a look at some of the highlights from Day One:
Retouching Secrets Revealed! Scott Kelby shines a spotlight on the portrait retouching techniques the pros use.
All eyes are on the big screen as Scott shows the audience how to make their photography subjects look their best while still looking natural and untouched!
It’s a crash course on the finer points of Lightroom3 with Matt Kloskowski.
The audience listens intenly as Matt highlights themust-incorporate techniques for importing, organizing, developing and editing images in both Lightroom and Photoshop.
No lighting required! This year’s PSW Expo includes a LIVE photo shoot sponsored by Westcott that lets you photograph various models in eye-catching costumes and scenes.
The Last Samurai. A model dressed as the Japanese warrior takes center stage at the Westcott Live Photo Shoot on the Expo floor.
Noted celebrity photographer and photojournalist Jeremy Cowart, a first-time PSW instructor, shares some of his tried-and-true trade secrets with attendees at the Kelby Training Theater on the PSW Expo Floor.
Cowart’s “The Current Path To A Successful Photography Career” is one of nearly 20 bonus classes that are free to attendees at this year’s Expo.
The Social Network! Along with learning from the pros and experiencing product demos, attendees also get the chance to mix and mingle and learn from each other.
Homework! The latest and greatest books from Kelby Training and Peachpit are on sale at the PSW bookstore.
More images to come from the Orange County Convention Center, so keep checking back.
To see Photoshop World through the eyes of attendees or submit your own photos,visit our official Flickr page: