Guided by Vincent Versace & Jimmy Andruszkewicz, create images that echo the stillness and beauty of October in Maine – of the light, the gesture, and the color of the moment.

There are no available registration dates at this time.

Note: This workshop includes a two-day post-processing intensive to be held in a live, online format utilizing the Zoom platform. The class will meet Saturday & Sunday, Oct 28-29 from 10am–5pm ET.

Image Credit: Vincent Versace

“Light, gesture, and color are the key components of any photograph.” —Jay Maisel

There are few places on earth that are as full of light, gesture, color, and the potential for timelessness as Maine in October. From the color and hue of the leaves to the mists of fog and rain, it is this diversity of the environment that makes for stunning imagery. In this shooting intensive workshop, we will explore all the visual nooks and crannies that Maine visually affords.

This workshop is all about making pictures. Each day will have opportunities for in-the-field shooting experiences. There will be image critiques throughout the week and discussion on how to create images for maximum impact.

Past student work: The lighthouse on the Rockland Breakwater by Laurie McCormick.

The goal of this intensive workshop is for each participant to create images that echo the stillness and beauty of October in Maine – of the light, the gesture, and the color of the moment.

Note: this will be a Photoshop-centric workshop. Lightroom will not be used or explored.

Two-day online post-processing intensive

In addition to the week-long workshop in Rockport, there will be two follow-up (online) sessions on Saturday, October 28th, and Sunday, October 29th from 10am–5pm ET. This will be a two-day intensive on learning how to post-process the images made during the fieldwork in Maine.

Course requirements

For some locations, participants should bring along a hunter’s orange hat (or another article of orange clothing).

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Instructor: Vincent Versace

Vincent Versace is an internationally recognized pioneer in the art and science of digital photography. His passion for natural light photography is manifest not only in his work but also through his role as a creative and technical leader, contributing to innovative breakthroughs across the entire digital image value chain.

Jimmy Andruszkewicz

Instructor: Jimmy Andruszkewicz

Jimmy Andruszkewicz (Jimmy A-Z) is a New York City Landscape/Street Photographer and NYPD Retiree.

After graduating from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts’ Photography Program, Jimmy was fortunate to work as Studio Manager/First Assist for the eminent photographer Neal Slavin. Neal’s tutelage provided a firm foundation for large productions carried out both in studio and on the road, employing all camera formats from 35mm up to Polaroid’s 20x24 camera.

Jimmy now enjoys life traveling and photographing a variety of subjects, while working as a photo instructor and freelance printer.