Learn from Nikon Ambassador Matthew Jordan Smith
as he walks you through his all-day workshop, covering everything from Lighting Your Subjects with Confidence to his Secrets to Making More Money in Photography! Follow along as Matthew shoots tethered -- PLUS bring your own camera and apply what you've learned with our models and setup!
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hotel Pennsylvania, 401 7th Ave, New York, NY 10001
if you cannot make the Boston or NYC date there are other dates for Philly and DC; you can use our group's discount code on those dates as well.
Learn how to develop your own lighting and photography style from a master that has done it all. Best known as a favorite photographer for the world’s top celebrities, Matthew Jordan Smith has shot everything from movie posters, magazine covers and fashion ads, to even being a judge on America’s Next Top Model.
Now Matthew is making his way across the US, Canada, & Europe sharing his shooting, editing, and business secrets to take your imagery and career to the NEXT LEVEL! During his all-day workshop Matthew focuses on distinguishing yourself as a photographer and becoming more successful in your craft. Learn from an expert in real-world situations and see how he creates stunning imagery under even the toughest circumstances.
MATTHEW JORDAN SMITH
Matthew Jordan Smith has photographed some of the most famous people in the world – including Oprah Winfrey, Tyra Banks, and the richest man in the world, Carlos Slim.
Known the world over as a favorite portrait photographer for some of the biggest celebrities in the world, Matthew Jordan Smith launched his career as a photographer right in New York City shooting for major magazines and advertising agencies. Now, Matthew is an internationally-revered photographer, award-winning author, praised instructor, Nikon Ambassador, and so much more. He has become known for some of the finest celebrity photography in the world, having worked with many of the top stars – including Tyra Banks, Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Foxx, Vanessa Williams, Halle Berry, Oprah, and many more. He has even been a judge on America’s Next Top Model.
Some of the biggest brands in the world of fashion, beauty, and advertising have also taken notice, as Olay, Pantene, Revlon, Sony Entertainment, HBO, Showtime, Target, Wells Fargo, Farmers Insurance, and many more have sought Matthew’s talents. He has received numerous awards and honors throughout his photographic career, including the Vision Award for his book Future American President and the Power of Image award in Beijing China. He is also the host of the photography podcast, Master Your Lens, on iTunes.
Over the course of this illustrious career, Matthew has honed his teaching techniques and developed into a very engaging instructor. He has taught photographers all over the world in a variety of forums — from speaking at numerous conferences, to teaching in-person classes, to his online educational offerings. His approach to photography, teaching, and life can best be summed up by his catchphrase “Always Dream Big,” and it’s his goal to help photographers of all kinds do this through their work.