Jan 13, 2015: Organize your Lightroom!

To commemorate the beginning of the new year, we offer an evening dedicated to getting yourself organized for the year.

  • Backing up your old catalog and photos
  • Moving your photos and finding lost ones
  • New catalog strategies

Our resident experts, Daniel, Greg and George Simian, will show you their tips and tricks for keeping your photos organized and safe!

More details to come.

December 9: LADIG Holiday Party

We’re going to have our LADIG Holiday Party December 9th

at Callender’s Grill
5773 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(just east of LACMA)

The signup fee will be about $30 and will include a full dinner (alcohol extra) and other festivities.

Stay tuned to this space for more information.

Wed, Oct 15: Architecture Photography with Barry Schwartz

Barry Schwartz shows off his architecture photography and explains his technique and approach including Lightroom and HDR processing.


Barry says, “I’m a photographer, writer, designer, and teacher; more-or-less in that order.”

He shoots architecture, interiors, landscape architecture, portraits, and documentary work for commercial and editorial clients.  You may have read his articles for ASMP or taken his class at Pasadena City College.

This meeting will be held at a special location:

The Canon Hollywood Professional Technology & Support Center
6060 Sunset Blvd
Hollywood, CA 90028

Doors open at 6pm for snacks and conversation. Bring your Lightroom and photography questions and we’ll help you out. Let’s talk about what you’re shooting, and how. A Canon representative will be on hand to answer questions and demo selected Canon cameras and lenses.

Presentation starts at 7pm: We’ll have a short Lightroom feature by Daniel Sofer and critique session by Greg Dyro; then Barry Schwartz will start around 7:30 or so.

There is street parking on Gower and Gordon Street: meter and free spots. No parking on Sunset Blvd. from 4-7pm, but it’s free after 7:00. If you’re transit oriented, the Metro Red Line Hollywood & Vine Station is less than a 1/2 mile away.

Register Here:

Saturday October 11 @5PM: Worldwide Photowalk in Hermosa Beach

We’re on for Scott Kelby’s Worldwide Photowalk, Saturday October 11th!

Last year's photo walk in Manhattan Beach At last year’s photo walk, we discovered a baby on the beach! (mom is on the right, enjoying the attention)

We are going to host our photo walk at the Hermosa Beach Pier, Saturday Oct 11, from 5-8pm.

The Hermosa Beach Pier is a central point of a range of photo opportunities, from people watching, sports, beach, water and of course the sunset, which will be 6:24pm.

Location: Hermosa Beach Pier

Signup for our photo walk here: http://goo.gl/qhfvs8
For more information about the worldwide photo walk, please visit Kelby One.