Here are some great opportunities to fine tune your assisting skills. What a great idea for a workshop!
APA/LA Assistant Boot Camp
Saturday May 3, 2008
With so many photographers seeking work, how can a photography student gain an edge? Until you can build a stellar portfolio and use it to market your photos, learn the business behind the business. Whether your goals include gaining more commercial experience or learning about being an assistant, this moderated panel of leading photography apprentices will provide the knowledge and confidence to send you in the right direction. We'll cover career opportunities and the ins and outs of getting hired in the industry. A good resource for film assistants, prop work and film crews.
APA/LA Photo Assistant Training 101
Saturday May 4, 2008
Attendance is limited to 20.
(Prerequisite: attendance at APA/LA Assistant Boot Camp (2007 or 2008)
APA/LA is proud to present our new full day Photo Assistant Training course in conjunction with out Assistant Boot Camp. In this course held on Sunday May 4th attendees will be able to participate in HANDS ON instruction and demonstration in a more intimate atmosphere allowing participants to have the opportunity of handling the gear under direction and supervision. Basic lighting set-ups will be discussed in length and you will have the opportunity to take notes and draw diagrams. TIME PERMITTING, participants MAY be able to shoot a few frames for your records and note taking.
For more info, go to APA-LA.org