This weekend retreat is designed for those who aspire to learn video and photography skills for the glory of God. We will have both video and photography professionals teaching techniques for these areas of media production. Come for an educational experience, as well as fellowship and spiritual challenge as it relates to media. You are welcome to bring your own equipment, but it is not required. This is going to be an awesome weekend packed with professional training and encouragement, where you will find the quality of instruction both challenging and fun.
Areas of focus: Photography and Composition, Drones in Action, Philosophy of Virtuous Art, Shooting at Night, Natural Light Photography, Time Management and Media Business, Editing, Media Resources, Portrait Photography, and Videography.
Date: TBA for 2018
Cost: $135.00 Cost to attend but not stay at the Ranch is $85.00 Bring a group of five or more, and get $15 off per person!
Media Summit 2017 – Schedule
4:30–5:30 PM: Registration (Town Hall)
5:30 PM: Dinner and Welcome (Ox Yoke)
7:00 PM: Session 1: Think Before You Shoot – Daniel Stanley (Town Hall)
9:00 PM: Pizza (Ox Yoke)
8:00 AM: Breakfast
8:30 AM: Devotional – Daniel Stanley
9:00-10:30 AM: Session 2
Track A: Foundational Photography – Nate Weatherly (Town Hall)
Using film cameras to strip away all the complicated stuff and focus on the true heart of what photography is – SEEING and RECEIVING, rather than THINKING and “TAKING.” For all skill levels and fully applicable to digital, too.
Track B: Time Management – Rick Capozzi (J&R)
10:30 AM: Break
11:00 AM: Session 3
Track A: Film Cameras + Photo Walk Part I – Nate W. (Town Hall)
Track B: Making a Promo Video (Production) – Tyler C. (Wells Fargo)
Track C: Adobe Lightroom Basics – Andrew Smith (J&R)
11:30–12:30 PM: Buckboard Store Open
12:30 PM: Lunch – Ox Yoke
1:30 – 3:00 PM: Session 4
Track A: Film Camera Photo Walk Part II – Nate W. (Town Hall)
Track B: Making a Promo Video (Post-Production) – Tyler C.
Track C: How I Take Pictures – Donnie Rosie
3:00 – 4:00 PM: Keep Shooting or Develop Film with Nate Weatherly
4:00–5:30 PM: Session 5
Track A: How to Freelance – Ben Kafferlin
Track B: Scanning Film from the Walk – Nate Weatherly
Track C: Drones – Tyler Capozzi
5:00–6:00 PM: Buckboard Store Open
6:00 PM: Dinner (Ox Yoke)
6:45–7:45 PM: Panel Discussion – Town Hall
Host: Donnie Rosie with Ben Kafferlin, Rick Capozzi, Tyler Capozzi, Nate Weatherly, and Daniel Stanley
9 PM: Night Shoot
8:00 AM: Hayride to Breakfast on the Trail with Campfire Devotional
(Bring your cameras – this is a great opportunity to take photos!)