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OOC LIVE Episode 5: Luminosity Masks with Greg Benz

Our fifth episode of Out of Chicago LIVE featured Chris Smith as he welcomed Summer Conference instructor Greg Benz to … Read More

Profile PhotoBryan EslerApr 13,17

Photojournalism and Wedding Photography with Bob Davis: OOC Podcast Season 4 Episode 1

Welcome to Season 4 of the Out of Chicago Podcast with Bob Davis! We’ll be back each week with a … Read More

Profile PhotoChris SmithApr 10,17

Join us Saturday night for a free photowalk!

What are you doing this weekend to ignite your photography passion? How about if you join Out of Chicago on … Read More

Profile PhotoMalinda Miller KavetschankyApr 7,17

Shooting and stitching panoramas

When shooting cityscapes, and especially skylines, I like using wide image aspect ratios to showcase the width of the city. … Read More

Profile PhotoMichael MurazApr 6,17

OOC LIVE Episode 4: Mirrorless in the Windy City

Our fourth Out of Chicago LIVE show welcomed Summer Conference instructors Jamie MacDonald and Mike Boening, as they discussed photographing Chicago with … Read More

Profile PhotoBryan EslerApr 4,17

The landscape photographer’s perspective on city shooting

The smell of wet earth, the rustle of tall field grass in the wind, the sound of dry twigs crunching … Read More

Profile PhotoJamie MacDonaldMar 30,17

OOC LIVE Episode 3: Photographing Life in the City

Our third Out of Chicago LIVE show welcomed guest host Levi Sim, who was joined by fellow Summer Conference instructors Robert … Read More

Profile PhotoBryan EslerMar 28,17

Five tips for going beyond the cliché

Everybody has seen them. Those iconic places where everyone has to go to, because one just has to have a … Read More

Profile PhotoUgo CeiMar 23,17

OOC LIVE Episode 2: My Favorite Places on Earth

Our second Out of Chicago LIVE show welcomed Out of Acadia instructors Colleen Miniuk-Sperry and Nick Page to discuss their … Read More

Profile PhotoBryan EslerMar 21,17

Capturing monumental interiors

Chicago is a city of incredible architecture — inside and out. Much of it can be explored during the Chicago … Read More

Profile PhotoEric Allix RogersMar 16,17