Speaker Night 2020-02-13: Danny Douglas – Corporate Headshot Workshop

Thursday, February 13, 2020, 7 PM – 9 PM
Lansdowne Woods
Monroe Auditorium
19375 Magnolia Grove Square, Lansdowne, Virginia 20176

This is an Education & Training workshop with guest speaker Danny Douglas who will be talking about “Lighting and Posing for Great Corporate Headshots.”

Danny Douglas will discuss and demonstrate how to set up a basic corporate headshot. His presentation will highlight lighting techniques, types of backdrops, and how to interact with your clients to make for a relaxed, professional corporate headshot session.

This will be a hands-on meeting where the attendees will have an opportunity to photograph a model using the techniques that Danny has discussed.

Note: You do not need to have any studio photography experience to attend this meeting.

What to Bring

    • Camera – Digital (DSLR) or Film (SLR)
    • Lenses
    • Pocket Wizards / Radio Triggers (if you have them)
    • Sync cord (if you have one)

Danny Douglas, Cr. Photog (Craftsman degree with Professional Photographers of America [PPA]) & CPP (Certified Professional Photographer with PPA) is an award-winning photographer serving clients in the Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia areas. He picked up his first camera in high school and 30 years later is still in love with the art form of photography. He is driven by his passion for working with people, making them smile, and capturing those split seconds in time, those special looks that speak a thousand words, those emotional moments that will always be remembered, and documenting these in photos to be forever treasured. He views his camera as his tool to capture fun, joy, romance, laughter and tears and to keep those memories alive for a lifetime. Danny’s mastery of photography leads to beautiful photographs that even years later will bring back all the emotion and joy that was felt during that special moment in time. He has a great sense of humor, a keen eye for photography, and is always honored to have the opportunity to help his clients preserve their treasured memories.

Danny graduated from the Maryland College of Art and Design with a degree in Visual Communications. He is a member of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and the Maryland Professional Photographers Association (MDPPA). He lives in Maryland.

You can find Danny at www.dannydouglas.com, on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

You can also email him at danny@dannydouglas.com.

Agenda for the evening:
5:30pm: (optional) Dinner with the speaker and other members at Rubino’s Pizzeria in Ashburn (20035 Ashbrook Commons Plz, Ashburn; just off Rt 7 in the shopping center with AC Moore and Harris Teeter)
7:00pm: Speaker