About The Episode

Photography has changed drastically over the past 5 to 10 years; with smartphones and affordable digital SLR cameras, more people are shooting their own images like never before.  Learning how to take great images helps tell our stories.  In this episode, my guest will talk about the importance of photography, why educating yourself and photography workshops are important, the various classes that are offered, and new trends in photography learning.

What to Listen For

  • The Importance of Photography Training.
  • Why Study Photography and the Importance of Photography Workshops.
  • CPC’s Typical Students – Discussion on who is taking classes.
  • Discussion on CPC. Course types, new courses, future courses, resources.

Resources Mentioned in the Episode

As mentioned on the show check out an image I took with professional sports photographer and Capital Photography Center trainer Mitchel Layton at Washington, DC’s Verizon Center.


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How to Enter

Choose any one of these locations:

On the Capital Photography Centers blog.  Click Here

On Daniel Douglas Photography blog. Click Here

Directly on the contest page.  Click Here

The Photographers Notebook Podcast website. Click Here

Good Luck!

The Photographers Notebook Giveaway Contest Rules

We are truly committed to inspiring as many people as possible to become better photographers regardless of experience. To help with that, Capital Photography Center is giving away a $100 gift certificate to one listener.

General Rules: 

  • No purchase necessary.
  • This contest is open to residents ages 18 and older and living in the United States.
  • Entries can be submitted by selecting any method listed above.
  • Name and email address shall be included in the email
  • The winner will be notified via email and allowed 7 days to respond.
  • Entry is eligible if the submitter has not won a previous giveaway within 180 days prior to that giveaway drawing.
  • Each giveaway opens on the date of the podcast.
  • Each giveaway closes 20 days from opening unless described otherwise in the podcast.
  • Each giveaway has a set number to be given away and will be listed in the corresponding podcast interview.
  • All prizes described will be awarded unless the number of valid and eligible entries submitted is less than the number of prizes.
  • All prizes are valued at $100 unless notated otherwise in the podcast.
  • The odds of winning will be based on the number of prizes divided by the number of valid & eligible entries.
  • The winning entry will be drawn at random from all valid and eligible entries.
  • A list of winners’ names will be included in our newsletters, posted on our social media site(s).
  • The contest is void where prohibited by law.

Check out this episode!