Workshops & Training
In addition to providing acclaimed online photography and post-production tutorials, Chromasia Training also provides face-to-face and online photography workshops and post-production training for groups and individuals at numerous locations around the world. You can find out more about our forthcoming workshops and training events below, see what our students thought about some of our recent events on this page, and find out more about our previous events here.
|16th–21st September, 2014: Cologne, Germany||Prices: click the link for further details|
Every two years there is one focal point in the sector: photokina, the world’s leading imaging fair. photokina brings together the industry, trade, professional users and end consumers with a passion for photography — in a way no other event can match. Be sure you don’t miss the world’s most important platform for placing orders, gathering information and enjoying exciting experiences — from September 16 to 21, 2014 in Cologne.
I'm going to be there on the 20th and 21st, giving a talk for Fujifilm based on my experiences of switching from a D-SLR to the Fujifilm system.
|14th–16th November, 2014: Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong||Prices: click the link for further details|
The 2014 Creative Asia Imaging Expo will be the largest photography event in Hong Kong. Whether you’re newly passionate about photography, a seasoned creative professional or simply looking to further develop your creativity, Creative Asia has got you covered — entertaining demonstrations, international and local experts, exclusive product launches and dozens of inspiring talks and lectures.
Creative Asia is Hong Kong’s leading digital imaging Expo, bringing together the industry, trade, professional users and end consumers with a passion for photography in a way no other event can match. Be sure you don’t miss Asia’s most important and entertaining platform for showcasing products, education, professional advancement and information gathering.
Come to the Venice Carnival and capture the color and pageantry in this superb five-day, six-night Photo Tour! The Carnival, in beautiful and romantic Venice, is one of the most colorful, historical, and visually exciting festivals in the world, with its origins dating back to the twelfth century. It is typified by the elaborate masks and costumes worn by the thousands of participants who attend this annual event in the days leading up to Shrove Tuesday.
In February 2014, Bobbi Lane and David Nightingale, assisted by Venice-based photographer Fabio Thian, will be leading a small group of students on a dynamic photo tour of this fabulous carnival: providing an incredible opportunity to photograph this unique event with two respected and dedicated photography educators who will provide you with a wealth of individual instruction and attention.
If you're interested in finding out more about this exciting photo tour, including further details about the locations, what you should expect, and what you need to bring along, please click the following link:
|6th–13th March, 2015: Dubai, UAE||Prices: click the link for further details|
GPP2015 (March 6th—13th) is an annual photo fest that brings the world's top photographers and educators to Dubai to share their knowledge and experience with the Middle East and Africa's professional and amateur photography community.
Save the dates, book your leave and start finding creative ways to convince your partner and/or boss to get out to Dubai or take the week off for a fun and inspirational photography festival like no other!
Details regarding the 2015 event have yet to be finalised but you can take a bts look at the 2014 event here.
If you'd like to find out more about GPP2015, just click the link below:
|Price: £29.00 per year|
If you can't make it to any of our workshops or training events, take a look at our online photography and post-production tutorials. These provide everything you need to know to enable you to transform your photographs into technically optimal and aesthetically powerful images. They cover a broad range of topics – optimising your initial exposures, RAW conversion, and how to use a wide-ranging array of tools and techniques during post-production.
|Available online (4419 students)||Price: US $99.00|
The Art of Black and White Photography was David's first course to become available on Udemy and now has 4419 subscribers and more than 125 five-star reviews.
In just over five and a half hours of video, split into 16 individual lectures, you will learn:
- How to use a wide range of powerful and flexible tools and techniques to convert your images to black and white.
- How to blend conversion techniques and selectively alter the tonal range and contrast of your images.
- How to create stunning black and white portraits.
- How to add unique and compelling tones to your black and white images.
You will also be able to download all the video lecturers, notes, and images, so you'll be able to work alongside David as he teaches you a broad range of powerful and flexible tools and techniques.
|Four week online class||Price: US $99.00|
'The Art of Black & White Photography: ASSIGNMENTS' is an intensive and hands-on four week online course, designed to be taken alongside (or after) The Art of Black and White Photography on Udemy.
Sign up now, and over the next four weeks you will learn how to improve and refine your black and white photography and post-production skills: skills that will enable you to produce truly unique and compelling black and white images.
- Work through four key assignments, one each week.
- Receive detailed and informative critiques on your assignment images.
- Join your fellow students for four live webinars.
|Available for download||Price: US $149.00|
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If you missed David's Dramatic Post-Production workshop for Creative Live on the 7th–9th October you can now download the video for all three days for just $149.00.
Previous Workshops and Events
Full details regarding our previous workshops and events can be found here.
To Be Confirmed
We are currently working towards providing photography workshops and training events in: Egypt, Hong Kong/China, Transylvania, Bulgaria, and Italy. If you would like us to run an event in a location not listed, or think you could help us arrange one, please contact Libby with your suggestions.
If you have any questions about any of the information on our training pages, or there's anything else you would like to ask, please contact David or Libby for further details.