We will be meeting at the WeWork location located at 1001 Woodward Ave. in Detroit from 6-8pm. Further info provided to those who register. Art fair registration is upon us and if you want to take part in the 2019 art fair season, now is the time to plan! The art fair applications are starting to go out, and it's the perfect time to jump in to researching, planning and gathering materials needed for art fairs. Each year's presentation is updated to add new information she learned from the year ...
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Come and join us as we shoot The Whitney Restaurant and Mansion, one of Detroit's most iconic and beautiful historical mansions! We are reserving the restaurant for one hour for us to be able to wander around and capture all three floors of this magnificent space. We will meet inside the front door of the restaurant at 2:45pm, be sure to be on time so you can shoot for the full hour. Afterwards, we will meander to The Ghost Bar on the third floor for 1/2 off happy hour drinks and appetizers if a...
Friday, February 1, 2019
Come on out for a morning stroll through a nature preserve home to a herd of White Tail Deer . Photograph them against the woodland area and if we are lucky fresh snow. This preserve has a nice trail system to walk on as we move around the park. Because this is close to people, the deer are comfortable with us making for great photos. Fancy gear and big lenses are not required. 100mm to 200 mm gets you right up close.Learn about various camera settings and techniques for shooting wildlife. Loca...
Sunday, February 3, 2019
Join us to photograph the magic of ice covered lighthouses on Lake Michigan.Our plan is below, but we will adjust based on weather and ice conditions. The possible alternative will be to start in Muskegon and work south . Given the screwy weather we have been having already, this event might be canceled all together. I watch the weather and different webcams in the area.Our day will start in St Joseph Mi . We will spend the morning on both sides of the St. Joseph River where it meets Lake Michig...
Saturday, February 9, 2019
CVPW is hosting a tour and shoot at the Historic Redford Theatre in Detroit! This is going to be a good one. We will meet at the front of the theatre located at 17360 Lahser Rd, Detroit at 10:45am, and then Steve will be our tour guide who will regale us with historic information about this fabulous theatre. There is even the original organ, which is still played during performances. You will have the opportunity to shoot anywhere inside the theatre, including the theatre itself and the lobby....
Sunday, February 17, 2019
This is the fifth year I am offering this event, everyone has had a great time at past Mansfield Reformatory tours! This will be the only opportunity of its kind for us to have the run of the place and use tripods inside the prison so be sure to make your reservation early! Photographers are allowed to bring models and significant others who will not be shooting, the cost for them is $9. You can pay by cash the day of the event for non-shooting participants. We will have four hours to shoot an...
Friday, March 22, 2019
We have an opportunity to photograph the Detroit Film Theatre. This will be the first time we have offered this event at CVPW and we are excited! The theatre is a part of the many beautiful theatres we are fortunate to have in Detroit. Tripods will be allowed and bring your wide angle lens for this beauty. A midrange lens is also nice for architectural details too. We will meet inside the back entrance to the film theatre off of John R street at 10:15am. There is street parking all around the ...
Sunday, March 24, 2019
Join us for the next one. Just wanted to the first person to post a meetup for it. Details will be provided in 6 1/2 years. Watch for updates.
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