PhotoFusionUSA.com is marching across the USA educating the photography community with hands on learning opportunities.
PhotoFusionUSA is not just another photography meetup group. Its main purpose is to provide practical knowledge to todays photographer and consumer too. While teaching the art of photography the the practical and ethical business practices of photography is also shared.
PhotoFusionUSA invites anyone with a camera to become a member. It doesn't matter what your skill level is.
Organizers of other photography meetup groups are encouraged to join and participate in our affiliate program.
This group is for you if your a beginner, an advance hobbyist or professional and your looking to expand your knowledge and improve your skills.
PhotoFusionUSA has 4 meetup categories. They are:
Popcorn - are events to attend of photographic interest whether they are: local community events; an internally created photo event of social nature or events that we found might interest the group organized by other meetup groups.
Workshops - related to photography such as: studio lighting; beginners photography classes; post processing in Lightroom3, Photoshop Cs5 or Elements; how to determine your overhead and calculate true project costs; Ethics, liability and responsibility; The hidden costs of free and why nobody wins
ShootOuts - are photography shooting events presented to members that normally would be cost prohibitive to produce on ones' own. Typically they involve models, make-up artist hairstylist, set designers. Shoot outs are announced 3 to 4 months in advance to allow for logistics and plannin
At the shoot-outs photographers are given ample time on their own to shot. Assistance if needed may be provided. The cost of production is equally distributed among those that attend.
Contests - ample time will be given when announcing contests. Entering a PhotoFusionUSA contest is free. Each contest differs and the rules & theme and prizes will be announced.