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: May 12-14 2017 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!
4:30–5:30 PM: Registration (Town Hall)
5:30 PM: Dinner and Welcome (Ox Yoke)
7:00 PM: Session 1 – Daniel Stanley – Think before you shoot
9:00 PM: Pizza and Snack (Ox Yoke)
8:00 AM: Breakfast
8:30 AM: Devotional – Daniel Stanley
A – Time Management – Rick Capozzi
B – Foundational Photography – Nate Weatherly – Foundational Photography – Using film cameras to strip away all the complicated stuff and focus on the true heart of what photography is. Photography as SEEING and RECIEVING rather than THINKING and “TAKING.” For all skill levels and fully applicable to digital too.
10:30 AM: Break
A – Developing your own style – Donnie Rosie
B – Film Cameras + Photo Walk Part One – Nate Weatherly
C – Making a promo video – Production – Tyler Capozzi
12:30 PM: Lunch (Ox Yoke)
1:30 – 3:00 PM:
A – Film Camera Photo-Walk Part 2 – Nate Weatherly
B – Making a promo video – Post Production – Tyler Capozzi
C – Backgrounds & Settings
3:00 – 4:00 PM: Keep shooting or Develop film with Nate Weatherly
A – Adobe Lightroom Basics – Andrew Smith
B – How to Freelance – Ben Kafferlin
C – Nate scans Film from the walk
6:00 PM: Dinner (Ox Yoke)
6:45–7:45 PM: Panel Discussion – Host: Donnie Rosie with Ben Kafferlin, Rick Capozzi, Tyler Capozzi and Nate Weatherly
7:00–7:30 PM: Buckboard Store Open
9 PM–12 AM: Night Shoot
8:00 AM: Hayride to Breakfast on the trail and Campfire Devotional