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As the Mist Rises

Your tour guides — CC Lockwood, Doug Hansgate, and Steve Uffman — agree that our success will be measured by your success. This is our backyard where we spend a great deal of time and we want to do everything we can to help you get the most out of the tour and go home with spectacular images.

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Lighting Workshop, Buffalo/Niagara Falls

From lighting on locations to the final touch of digital processing, join Rick Friedman and Doug Hansgate for a photographic weekend getaway in Upstate NY in August!

Photographing beautiful models with the background of grand splendor of Niagara Falls to shooting inside a magnificent church turned into an amazing studio and photographing our model in urban edgy scenes with amazing twilight.

Learn lighting from two lighting gurus! Doug and Rick will show you how to navigate the ascetics of photography. This is a practical hands-on shooting workshop exploring creativity, light and nature. Setting up light on locations, learning how to pose models, using different lighting modifiers to see the quality of light and learn the art of digital post process to perfection.

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Africa Workshops

African Workshop

Doug has been shooting professionally and with distinction for over 35 years. His creative approach to photography, coupled with his ability to see and capture light, permeates his impressive body of work. His love of photography and the outdoors has taken him all over the US and Canada. He brings an artists eye and a scientists understanding of his surroundings. Born in Upstate NY, his love for wildlife and knowledge of their habits is only tempered by his love for photography. He travels extensively teaching at conferences and workshops internationally. Learn more about Doug. »