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This is a workshop you won’t want to Miss! Just $39.00 for any or all the events, whether you are a member or non-member. We want you to come and have a wonderful educational weekend and time to socialize with fellow photographers. SWPPA has been more than generous in sponsoring this event and PPA is giving our affiliate an invaluable educational opportunity by sending David Trust CEO PPA for a full day of the workshop. Sign up Early!!

Winter Workshop Schedule of Events
Saturday, November 15:
7 – 9:00 pm – Lora Swinson & Ted Unruh
“Conquer the Fundamentals of Lightroom”

Sunday, November 16:
9 – 11:30 am – Doug Bennett
“Landscape Photography–The Craft & Technique and Expressing Your Vision & Art”
11:30 – 1:00 pm – Lunch on your own
1:00 – 3:00 pm – Michael Scalf M.Photog., Cr.,CPP-AP
“The 80% of Photography We Love to Hate”
3:15 – 5:30 pm – Mark McCall –M.Photog., Cr.
“Auto Flash”
5:30 – 7:30 pm – Dinner on your own
7:30 – 9:00 pm – “Party Time” (Desserts & Cash Bar)***

Monday, November 17: A Day with David Trust CEO PPA
9:00 – 12:00 pm – Affiliate Leadership Training – Part one
12:00 – 1:30 pm – Lunch on your own
1:30 – 5:00 pm – Affiliate Leadership Training – Part two

***At the party we will be offering the opportunity to have your portrait done
Just in time for the holidays. We will also have a swap/sell table for those of
You that have photographic equipment, props, or backdrops to sell or trade.
Please bring items that have only been gently used. We hope this will be fun
For everyone!

Register Here!

Hotel Information
Reservation Process for the Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn:
Guests must make reservations via our toll free reservation number 1 (800) 959-4726 or our direct number at 1 (505) 843-9500. Guest must identify themselves with the “Professional Photographers of New Mexico” group to receive the negotiated rate of $70.00 plus tax. Individuals who check availability and rates without requesting a room assignment from the “Professional Photographers of New Mexico” block may be told that there is no availability or may be quoted much higher rates. Reservations that are made at higher transient rates will not be amended after the cut-off date of November 1, 2014. All reservations must be guaranteed with a valid credit card at the time of confirmation and no reservations will be accepted by e-mail or fax. Room and tax and all incidentals will be paid by individuals directly to the hotel.
Best Western Rio Grande Inn
1015 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104