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Our group is the Colorado chapter of the American Society of Media Photographers (www.asmpcolorado.org). Our membership consists of photographers who currenty shoot professionally, or emerging shooters who seek a career in photography. Meetings are open to both members and non-members. However, non-members may be charged an event fee.

Upcoming events (5)

Brews & Business - Educational Networking Series - "Photo Legal Talk"

Brews & Business Meetup 7:00pm Join us via laptop, tablet or phone for a presentation on TBA followed by networking with other professional photographers. For our November 2nd Brews & Business we are honored to have Tom Maddrey join us to discuss hiring assistants, contracts and what ASMP can get you connected with legal help. Thomas Maddrey is the founding member and principal attorney at Maddrey PLLC, a boutique copyright, art, and photography firm in Dallas, TX. He serves as General Counsel for the American Society of Media Photographers, one of the oldest and largest commercial photography trade associations in the United States. Thomas is a member in good standing of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States, the Bar of the 2nd, 4th, 5th, and 9th Circuit Courts of Appeals, and the State of Texas. Free for everyone! Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82552258218 Meeting ID:[masked] One tap mobile [masked],,[masked]# US (Tacoma) [masked],,[masked]# US (Houston) Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kt6cZIxPh

Brews & Business - November 2nd - Photo Legal Talk

Online event

For our November 2nd Brews & Business we are honored to have Tom Maddrey join us to discuss hiring assistants, contracts and what ASMP can get you connected with legal help. Thomas Maddrey, ASMP Legal Counsel Thomas Maddrey is the founding member and principal attorney at Maddrey PLLC, a boutique copyright, art, and photography firm in Dallas, TX. He serves as General Counsel for the American Society of Media Photographers, one of the oldest and largest commercial photography trade associations in the United States. Thomas is a member in good standing of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States, the Bar of the 2nd, 4th, 5th, and 9th Circuit Courts of Appeals, and the State of Texas. If you would like to become a member and take advantage of membership pricing for all our events, please go to https://www.asmp.org/. If you’d like to learn more about the benefits of ASMP membership, www.asmpcolorado.org

ASMP Colorado presents The Creatives Business: A Roundtable Discussion.

ASMP Colorado presents The Creatives Business: A Roundtable Discussion. An online Zoom Event with four business professionals. Thursday, November 5, 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM Please join us for this incredible Online Zoom Event. Hop on over to https://www.asmp.org/colorado/event/the-creatives-business-a-roundtable-discussion/ to register. Cost: RRCC Students - Free Student ASMP Members - Free Non-Member Student - Free Associate Members - Free Speakers and Topics: Affordable Business Insurance - TBD Business Taxes - TBD Finding A Niche - Rick Souders | Souders Studios | Golden, Colorado Contracts - JYOTI PANDYA, ESQ. | PANDYA LAW, LLC General Timeline: 5:00-5:15 Introductions 5:20-5:50 1st Table 5:55-6:25 2nd Table 6:30-6:55 Break/Time to ask questions & digest new knowledge 7:00-7:30 3rd Table 8:10-8:30 Closing Remarks Rick Souders Rick Souders, owner of Souders Studios, is very well respected worldwide for helping food and beverage clients elevate their brands. Rick is an honors graduate of the Art Center College of Design and has been a part of many award-winning ads, campaigns and cookbooks. Rick is truly known an artist in the realm of food photography. He is a master with lighting, color, texture and composition. In the Denver, Colorado area, Rick is known as “the Mile High Food and Beverage Guy.” Rick has spent his career giving back. He has lectured about lighting, food and beverage photography, self-promotion, running a successful studio and finding your niche. He is on the Board of several non-profits. Jyoti Pandya JYOTI PANDYA, ESQ. With more than 15 years of practice, Jyoti is an expert in intellectual property with a passion for helping her clients navigate the complex legal arena. Jyoti has handled numerous intellectual property disputes and rendered successful outcomes in infringement matters. Her practice focuses on assisting businesses and individuals to identify and protect their IP assets as well as evaluate their portfolios to minimize costs based on long-term expansion goals. She advises on licensing and acquisitions, including branding on the Internet and social media, and use through employment agreements and non-compete agreements. Jyoti represents a variety of clients including established technology companies, startups, small businesses in the creative and culinary fields as well as not-for-profit corporations. She also serves as outside counsel for companies in the greater Denver area. Jyoti has a background in business transactions and employment counseling.Jyoti began her career as a corporate attorney in Silicon Valley, then in-house counsel for the Gymboree Corporation in San Francisco. She externed for the Honorable Ronald M. Whyte in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Jyoti earned her Juris Doctor at Villanova University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a concentration in Journalism and a Minor in Biology from the University of Delaware.

Virtual Focus on Your Business Coffee Meetup - Boulder

Focus on Your Photography Business Meetup 7:30 am The Boulder Business Meetup will be taking place virtually for now. Stay tuned for updates on when we'll be resuming them in person. Join fellow photographers, new and experienced, for an open discussion about the business of photography on the second Monday of each month virtually. For November 9th Jeff Van Scoyk Sony Photo Specialty Retail Tech Manager will discuss some of the new cameras and lenses. In addition to the a7sIII, he will also talk about the new a7c which is an interesting camera because it is very small, about the size of an ASPC camera, specs similar to an a7III, but also makes a good B cam, and we can talk about some new lenses that came out in the last year or so. Our December guest will be Brian from Mike's Camera. Simply click on this link to join us before or during this virtual call: Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86563762343 Meeting ID:[masked] One tap mobile [masked],,[masked]# US (Houston) [masked],,[masked]# US (San Jose) Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kb5iFcj5hX Have a success story you want to share? Have questions about ASMP? Have tips about keeping your business running smoothly? Pour yourself a cup of coffee and join us through your laptop, tablet or phone. At some of these meetings we'll hear from Brian Rabin of Mike's Camera or from reps including Canon, Sony, Olympus, Fujifilm, Nikon and more. If you would like to become a member and take advantage of membership pricing for all of our events, please go to this web address: https://store.asmp.org/store/items/list/group/469. If you’d like to learn more about the benefits of ASMP membership, go here: https://www.asmp.org/join/why-join-asmp/

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