Category Archives: Teaching

Sprouting Photographer Podcast and Workshop Info!

I’m so honored to be featured on the incredibly informative podcast for photographers, the Sprouting Photographer.  The Sprouting Photographer podcast is a weekly podcast interviewing industry experts and business specialists who share high-value, no-fluff, concrete business ideas for professional photographers, and it was named the Best of iTunes, so being a part of it is…

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London Photojournalism Workshop: The Moment-Driven Workshop

When was the last time you took the deepest of breaths and screamed at the top of your lungs? I seem to be doing this all the time. Every photojournalism class I teach starts with this simple exercise.  It seems simple, right?  Just a little shout? It isn’t.  It’s embarrassing.  Painful.  It triggers anxiety and…

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  • Carine BeaMay 16, 2017 - 10:48 pm

    Cool picture of Marianne! Congrat for the workshop, I’ve heard good things about it on Snap! xReplyCancel

The Moment-Driven Photojournalism Workshop: Chicago Photography Classes

  There aren’t many Chicago photography classes left in our beautiful city, which is why I love teaching my Moment-Driven Photojournalism Workshop in downtown Chicago. This 2-day shooting workshop is designed to shake up your eye and help you see things differently.  During portrait sessions, you can stop posing and just focus on capturing great…

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Reflections from a Chicago Photojournalist: How I Document Sadness

(Photo by Candice C. Cusic/The Chicago Tribune) I was asked by Crixeo Magazine to write about tragedy and the emotional toll it takes on documentary photographers. I’ve been a photographer all my life and I love documenting emotion.  Raw, real and at times, uncomfortable.  I love getting close, sharing a bond and capturing a great moment….

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