Local and National Events

Date Description Location
SEPTEMBER 2022
9/30-10/1

Fall Colors Workshop

9/30 - 10/1: Demo Days

10/1: Guardsman Pass Fall Colors from 5:30pm-7:30pm MST - It’s that time of year again: Fall is right around the corner and the peaks and valleys of Utah are about to present their very best color. For anyone who enjoys nature photography, it is the best time of the year to get outside and create images and memories. Join us along the mountains of Utah to capture stunning fall colors! Register

Salt Lake City, UT

pictureline, inc

9/30-10/2 Octoberfest

Las Vegas, NV

B&C Camera

OCTOBER 2022
10/1-2

In-Store Demo Day & Swap Meet

10/1: In-store demo from 10:30am-5pm

10/2: Swap meet from 8am-12pm

Roseville, CA

Action Camera

10/2

Aquarium of the Pacific

Professional and amateur photographers are invited to capture the Aquarium’s wildlife during exclusive “photographers only” hours. Meet vendors, try a limited supply of Tamron's new equipment, attend workshops, and meet other photo enthusiasts.

Now is your chance to take the photos you have always wanted. On this night only, the Aquarium is available to photographers for the sole purpose of getting their dream photos without having to worry about the general public either getting in their shots or being bothered by their equipment.

Long Beach , CA

Aquarium of the Pacific

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$36.95

10/3 & 10/6

A Seaside Excursion to Cape May, NJ

10/3: Landscape & Wildlife Webinar with Ken Hubbard at 7pm ET

10/6: Bus departs Cardinal Camera at 6am ET

Lansdale, PA

Cardinal Camera

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$199.99

10/7

Georgetown Haunted History Tour

Experience the oft-forgotten stories of our dearly departed neighbors on a guided walk back through time. This guided tour will highlight the historic Georgetown Steam Plant, with aerialists, shadow puppets, sound and light, as well as stories by indigenous artist, Pamela Bond, and local Georgetown luminaries sharing stories of mishaps and mayhem.

This is a walking tour that will start at the steam plant and wrap up at Jules Maes Saloon. From here we can return loaner gear to Ben.

 

Seattle, WA

Georgetown Steamplant

Hosted by Glazer's Camera

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7:30pm-10pm

$28

10/7-9

Hawkquest: Birds of Prey

3 Part Birds of Prey Photography Workshop with Hawk Quest Virtual and Hands-on Learning

Get a rare opportunity to photograph an assortment of captive birds of prey in their natural habitats during our Birds of Prey Photography Workshop with Hawk Quest. The fall colors create some unique colorful backgrounds. There will be six groups with 10 participants for the hands on portion of this workshop.

Lone Tree, CO

Mike's Camera

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$99-$149

10/8

Lincoln Park Zoo Photo Walk

Come join Professional Nature Photographer, Roman Kurywczak, as he leads you on a photo walk through the Lincoln Park Zoo, sponsored by Tamron and PROCAM.

On this morning workshop, Roman will teach you how to set your camera for any lighting situation. They work with every camera brand! A basic knowledge of changing your camera settings is encouraged and all levels of experience are welcome. A lens in the 400-600mm range is best for this photo walk. If you do not have those focal lengths, but still want to participate, Tamron will be there providing loaner lenses.

Chicago, IL

Lincoln Park Zoo

Hosted by PROCAM

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$49.95 with below workshop

10/8

Macro Redefined with Roman Kurywczak

Come join professional nature photographer, Roman Kurywczak, as he shares with you all his technical tips and tricks needed to take your macro photography to the next level without having to rely on a tripod. Many people are comfortable with creating shallow focus closeup images but he will show you how to achieve consistently tack sharp images, all in a single frame, and handheld!

Aurora, IL

PROCAM

2:30-5pm

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$49.95 with above zoo photo walk

10/8

Georgetown Photowalk

Let's explore urban landscapes, history, and art in the Georgetown neighborhood. This area is filled with textures and murals.

WHAT TO BRING

  • Your camera, with a fully charged battery and memory card.
  • A lens of your choice, a zoom could be great, capturing wide scenes or details.

 

Seattle, WA

All City Coffee

Hosted by Glazer's Camera

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10am-12pm

FREE

10/9

Larger than Life Environmental Portraits with Jonathan Thorpe

Join Jonathan Thorpe for a larger-than-life photography experience at Casa Neverlandia Art House, one of Austin’s most whimsical and colorful homes! You’ll explore environmental portraiture with the guidance of Jonathan Thorpe in this magical space full of mosaics and never-ending surprises. You’ll learn how to create vivid and masterful portraits that are sure to turn heads in this three hour workshop.

Austin, TX

Casa Neverlandia

Hosted by Precision Camera

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10am-2pm

$129

10/13

Low Light and Into the Night

Join Erica Robinson from Tamron as we discuss all things night sky photography! Photographing our night skies takes more than just the willingness to find a dark space. In this webinar we will discuss how we research and plan for our trip, proper gear to pack, and cover some tips and tricks to upgrading our imagery. Let's go into darkness!

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by PROCAM

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7:00pm ET

FREE

10/13 & 15

POSTPONED a future date will be posted when available

Rust, Bolts, Metal & Scraps Webinar & Meet-Up With Rick Gerrity

Join Professional Photographer, Rick Gerrity, along with Brendan of The Photo Center and Patty G. of Tamron USA, for a photo webinar and photo meet-up. We are meeting up in Egg Harbor Township, NJ to photograph vintage cars, trucks, signs, you name it, at this Photographer’s playground of old and some not so old, eclectic memorabilia. Webinar will cover where we are going, what to look for, photo tips for this event, lens selections that will be available, and the rules of the property that we are visiting. Join us for this informative webinar and fun, interesting day. Pack a picnic lunch and join us. Free Tamron lens loaners will be available as well as Bonus rebates on most Tamron lenses.

Brick, NJ

The Photo Center

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$25

10/14-16 Halloween Demo

Casper, WY

Wyoming Camera Outfitters

10/15

Haunting Virginia City

Join Aaron Harris from Action Camera and Armando Flores from Tamron in Virginia City for a fun and spooky photo shoot. Armando will be loaning Tamron lenses and we will wander the streets of Virginia City with ghostly models while discussing the basics of portraiture, lighting, and posing. Aaron will also demonstrate fun techniques to get otherworldly images.

Bucket of Blood Saloon

Virginia City, NV

Hosted by Action Camera

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5pm-8pm PDT

$125

10/14-16

I Heart Photography Conference & Expo

The conference features three days of programming for professional photographers and photographic enthusiasts.  Programs are offered to foster photographic creativity and inspiration as well as improving photographic skills and camera technique.

Grapevine, TX

Grapevine Convention Center

Hosted by Arlington Camera

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10/17

This is Your Captain Speaking: Tamron’s Guide to Great Airshow Photography

Join professional photographer and Tamron Technical Representative Jeff Allen as he shows you how to capture great images at airshows. From planes on the tarmac to those acrobatic and thrilling flyovers, Jeff will show you how to get the shots that will tell thrilling stories long after the airshow has flown off into the sunset. Jeff will discuss composition basics, using the right lens, shutter speeds, apertures and ISO settings as well as some accessories to help you “do it right in the field” to save time in your post-processing activities. Q&A to Follow

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by Houston Camera Exchange

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6:00pm CT

FREE

10/19

Nature & Landscape: small worlds to grand landscapes

Whether you are standing in front of a grand vista, getting up close to tiny subjects or sitting in a blind waiting for birds to fly by, here is the chance to get some helpful hints on how to best capture your subjects. Tamron Tech Rep Armando Flores will help you see and manipulate light, creating the right exposures, composition, close-up photography, and the most important part: what lens to use and why! So, stop wondering, “Why don’t my images come out the way I want?” This seminar will show you how to make the most of your photography.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by The Camera Company

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6:30pm CT

FREE

10/20-22

PhotoCon 2022

PhotoCon 2022 will be the largest conference of its kind in state history! PhotoCon is a three-day interactive complete immersion into all things photography. Photographers, Models, Food Trucks, Manufacturer Reps, Trade Show, Hands-On Workshops, Formal Classes, Photo Booths, Door Prizes, Photo Critiques, Contests and so much more!

Oklahoma City, OK

Embassy Suites Hotel

Hosted by Bedford Camera

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10/21-23 Annual Photo Expo

Bozeman, MT

Bozeman Camera

10-24-26 Joshua Tree NP Workshop

Joshua Tree NP Workshop

Join Tamron Professional Photographers Erica Robinson and Ken Hubbard on a photographic adventure to the unique landscape of Joshua Tree National Park. Our photo adventure will begin with a meet and greet dinner to go over the workshop activities, followed by blue hour photography session led by Erica and Ken. From there we will have multiple field sessions to photograph some of the most iconic landscape spots and of course the star of the show, the trees. This is truly a trip not to be missed.

Twentynine Palms, CA

Joshua Tree NP

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$1399

SOLD OUT

10/26

Let’s Go Monochromatic

Join Jillian for an artistic look at B&W photography. Which images should be converted? What should you look for in your own photographs and How to adjust an image for the best tonal contrast? Jillian will also discuss color theory within black and white photography to help in your editing process. A color image can have many B&W outputs, let’s discover them together.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by The Camera Company

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6:00pm CT

FREE

10/27

Getting Back to Creative Basics

Sometimes a photography refresher course kickstarts your creativity, it helps remind you of earlier lessons you may have learned but filed away in the back of your mind. Join professional photographer and Tamron Technical Rep Armando Flores on this journey to getting back your creativity by using proper camera setting, equipment, and techniques. In this webinar Armando will discuss how to properly use your Shutter, Aperture, ISO and focal lengths for creative results plus much more. This webinar will help you take your pictures and snapshots to images you are proud to display.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by PROCAM

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7:00pm ET

FREE

10/29-30

Wings Over Houston

One of the top air shows in the United States, this premier Houston event is dedicated to showcasing vintage World War II aircraft, along with the thrills of modern aviation, and has supported a variety of local and national charities during its 37-year history. Tamron will be in the Photo Pit with loaner lenses available to capture the high speed long lens action.

Houston, TX

Ellington Airport

Hosted by Houston Camera Exchange

 

NOVEMBER 2022
11/14-15

Lakota Wolf Preserve Workshop

Join Tamron & Dan's Camera City, and get ready to capture the wildlife pictures of a lifetime in an outdoor setting that's superb for photographers. Your photo experience at Lakota Wolf Preserve includes packs of Tundra, Timber, and Arctic wolves in a natural setting. You'll also see the bobcat and lynx which live on the reserve in the mountains of the Delaware Water Gap in Knowlton Township, Warren County, NJ.

Allentown, PA

Dan's Camera City

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$175

11/16-20

Annual Holiday Expo

Denver
Boulder
Lone Tree

Multiple locations, CO

Mike's Camera

11/17

Let’s Go to The Beach

Often we think of beaches as three main parts – sand, ocean and sky. But one beach is not like another. They each have uniqueness in their sands, tides, rock formations, marine layers, sunsets and sunrises. So join Erica R in this seminar where we will cover from start to finish how we photograph a beach day! Topics will include how to choose a location, what gear to pack, possible camera settings, and everything in between.

ONLINE WEBINAR

Hosted by PROCAM

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7:00pm ET

FREE

11/18-20

Annual Holiday Expo

Sacramento location on Friday 11/18
Dublin location on Saturday 11/19
Menlo Park location on 11/20

Multiple locations, CA

Mike's Camera

11/18-19

Holiday Expo

San Antonio, TX

The Camera Exchange

DECEMBER 2022
12/7-10 Monument Valley Workshop

Monument Valley Workshop

Join Tamron Professional Photographers Erica Robinson and Ken Hubbard on a photographic adventure to a place like no other in America, Monument Valley. Our journey will begin with a meet and greet seminar to go over the weeks activities, followed by a moonlit night photography session led by a local Navajo guide . From there we will have multiple field sessions to photograph some of the most iconic landscape spots and hidden gems that only our guides can take us to. This is truly a trip not to be missed.

Oljatu-Monument Valley, UT

Monument Valley

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$2595

SOLD OUT