From Details to Grandeur: Making Images With Impact

Landscape photography is known for near/far elements, explosive sunsets, and grand vistas- but what about the details that get looked over? Or the times when that epic sunset just isn't going to happen? Phill Monson will walk through several images from the details to yes, the grand landscapes to show that great images can be made in nearly any situation with clear vision, and creativity.
PHILL MONSON 9:00am-11:00am


Are you stuck creatively? Do you find yourself only getting ideas from other photographer's work? Finding your photography niche is one of the most difficult tasks that separates a hobbyist from a pro. It's time to dig out of the mundane and take your portraits to the next level. From Photoshop composites to emotional portraits, lighting techniques and impactful storytelling, lets revive your creative genius by diving into Melissa Niu's top secrets to finding your voice and climbing out of the creativity rut
Melissa Niu 9:00am-11:00am


With over 30 years of still shooting experience, Paul will share his journey from stills to movies. He will be your guide into the wonderful and sometimes frightening world of moving pictures. Terms and techniques will be deciphered as we show you how to repurpose for video, those still image skills you have been working to perfect.


Are you struggling to pose women for sultry and seductive boudoir images? Are you craving moody and dramatic lighting? Join boudoir photographer Chauntelle Janzer “Opie” for a hands-on introduction to the fundamental posing techniques for boudoir photography. Learn how to work with different body types and show off a woman's best features. You'll also learn the best lingerie for each body type and how to prepare your client before the photo shoot with good wardrobe choices. Opie will also cover both natural light and studio lighting that will flatter a woman's body. Whether you're a new photographer beginning to shoot boudoir or an old pro looking for some new posing tricks, this class will give you the knowledge you need to make your boudoir sessions a success.
Opie 11:00am-12:30pm
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Stylized Shoots

We have brought in some of the biggest brands to lend out and show you how to use there equipment. We will have between 5 and 10 different stylized shoots set up where industry experts and our talented speakers will share tips and tricks during live demonstrations. Try over $500,000 worth of equipment as you gain experience you need to help elevate your career.
Saturday 12:30pm-3:00pm
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We are bringing in some of the best food trucks in the Salt Lake Valley to cater lunch each day. You will receive a lunch voucher in your registration swag bag that will be good for 1 lunch each day. We will be announcing which food trucks are coming as the event draws closer.
Saturday 12:30pm-3:00pm

Emily London Miller

You are not just a photographer. Emily London Miller is going to help you discover your hidden Super Power in your business and how to take your discovery and turn it into a thriving business the is uniquely yours. As an official Sue Bryce Mentor, she will inspire you to feel confident, capable and fully self-expressed in your career.
Emily London Miller 3:00pm-5:00pm
Saturday Schedule
Time Length Speaker/Event
9:00-11:00 2h Phill Monson
9:00-11:00 2h Melissa Niu
11:00-12:30 1.5h Paul Van Allen
11:00-12:30 1.5h Opie
12:30-3:00 2h30m Lunch | Stylized Shoots | Tradeshow
3:00-5:00 2h Emily London Miller