Who are we?

Two photographers with a knack for teaching.

Tim Cooper

Tim Cooper

Photoshop Wiz, Master of Landscapes
The kind of photographer we all want to grow up to be, Tim is a master of Landscape photography and post processing.  There’s not much this guy doesn’t know about photography, in fact, he’s so knowledgeable that he’s had to fill books with what he knows just to make room for more. He’s a bit of an enigma, but then again anyone who drinks a fine scotch while watching reruns of Buffy the Vampire Slayer would be.
Tony Rizzuto

Tony Rizzuto

Passionate teacher, Photographer of people

Insightful, warm and funny; Tony is always in your corner. A long time professional with a focus on people photography and macro, he enjoys the role of teacher as much as photographer. Like your mother-in-law, he’s there to ask you tough questions or tell you when you’re not good enough.  But like your favorite coach, he’ll teach you the skills and help you live up to your potential.

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Interested in having us mentor you? We can do that.

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Our Images

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What’s in our bag?

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2018 WORKSHOPS
MASTERING MACRO

MASTERING MACRO

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PROCESS LIKE A PRO

PROCESS LIKE A PRO

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BARCELONA

BARCELONA

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OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK

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WASHINGTON D.C.

WASHINGTON D.C.

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FINDING FOCUS

FINDING FOCUS

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SEDONA

SEDONA

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CHARLESTON

CHARLESTON

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COLORADO IN THE FALL

COLORADO IN THE FALL

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ONE ON ONE MENTORING

Got Questions?

That’s great ’cause we’ve got answers for you. Mentoring helps you put all the pieces together so you can move forward at light speed.

Eye on the Prize.

It’s really hard to figure out the best path to take when you’re all on your own. We’ll walk you down the right one by setting individual goals that are perfectly tailored for you so you’ll easily stay on track.

Growth is our game.

Consider us your watering can and a bundle of sunshine. You’ll be blown away by how much you grow in just six month of mentoring.

Home is where the heart is.

Mentoring is the best of both worlds. It’s kick ass education that comes to you in the comfort and convenience of your own home. It’s essentially like having your cake and eating it too (and we know you like cake).

Key to your success

We’ve been around the block a few times and know how to easily move you in the direction of your dreams. We hold the keys that will help you succeed.

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VIDEO COURSES

Learning on the go

 

Gain some new skills without even leaving the house. These downloadable courses were made just for you. Pajamas not included.

THE BLOG

LATEST FROM THE BLOG

Crafting A Fine Photograph- Lighten and Darken to Strengthen your subject

Once you have pressed your shutter, its time to craft your final image in post-processing.  To help guide us, we can look to some of the basic rules of composition.  These can be a great assist in our final editing decisions.

A CALL TO ACTION

A CALL TO ACTION

. “I’m not afraid to look like an idiot”

MACRO WORKSHOP: STUDENT WORK

MACRO WORKSHOP: STUDENT WORK

Macro is certainly one of the most difficult and rewarding types of photography out there.  So many technical obstacles stand between the photographer and their vision but you’d never know it by looking at what our students produced in Portland.

BARCELONA WORKSHOP: STUDENT WORK

BARCELONA WORKSHOP: STUDENT WORK

Barce-freakin-lona.  Yeah, we said it and yes were very, very excited to visit this magnificent city with a group of students.  It was a very memorable experience and our students created hundreds of images which capture what makes this city so unique.   Click on the catalog below and see a small sample of what they…

INSIGHTS: EPISODE 21

INSIGHTS: EPISODE 21

It’s always beneficial to hear other photographers talk about their work.  It’s a great opportunity to get insight into the process and technique behind a photograph or series of photographs.  With that in mind, we’ve created a series of posts that we call Insights.  Please enjoy this latest video in our Insights series.

D.C. WORKSHOP: STUDENT WORK

D.C. WORKSHOP: STUDENT WORK

Washington D.C. is one of those places that takes you by surprise.  It’s got a diversity and power that has us coming back for more.  Our students were able to see there way past the postcard opportunities and create images with diversity and power of their own.   Click on the catalog below and see some…