Here’s something that photographers of all skill levels should definitely make sure not to miss. Tamron USA is all set for its all-new workshop series, beginning in Providence, Rhode Island, at the end of April. Tamron Tours Presents promises to bring a unique workshop experience to a dozen of locations across the country, each event to be hosted by an authorized Tamron retailer.
The tour will be spearheaded by a team of expert photographers who will present seminars on gear and photo tips and provide hands-on instructions during the designated fieldwork in a local venue. Participants will also have the chance to try out any Tamron lens of their choice.
More details will be announced soon at www.tamron-usa.com/tamrontours.
See the press release below.
TAMRON USA ANNOUNCES 2018 TOUR
The all-new Tamron Tours Presents Workshop Series will take you from classroom to field for an immersive learning experience.
April 9, 2018, Commack, New York – Tamron hits the road again to bring you a unique workshop experience in every city we visit. The all-new workshop tour – Tamron Tours Presents – will kick off at the end of April in Providence, RI and is slated to hit dozens of locations across the United States. Each event will be hosted by an authorized Tamron retailer.
The tour team consists of expert photographers that will present an informative seminar to provide gear and photo tips on a hand-picked topic for the tour stop. The next day, jump in our supplied transportation (when applicable) to visit a local venue. You’ll get in-the-field hands-on instruction from our friendly and talented team of experts while also trying out any Tamron lens you like.
Our team will provide a variety of experiences taking advantage of local photographic opportunities such as a scenic hike through a local park, a walk along busy city streets, a tour of the local botanical garden, or a memorable trip though the city zoo. No matter what the subject, you will learn how to frame through your lens, make exposure adjustments to get the results you want, and much more.All workshops include two-hour seminar, transportation to/from field workshop venue (when applicable), loaner lenses, welcome bag, tour tshirt, bonus savings on Tamron lenses, lunch during the workshop and more. The workshop dates, locations and fees will be posted as they are scheduled, so check out the tour section of our website often. You can also follow the Tamron Tours Facebook page where we hope you will post your workshop images. Learn more at www.tamron-usa.com/tamrontours.
Enter to Win a Tamron Lens of Your Choice and Get Discounts on Tamron Lenses
No matter what tour-stop style attendees visit, Tamron strives to make the event informative and memorable. Attendees receive special discounts on Tamron lenses and valuable insight from the Tamron tech team of photographers, will see the latest in Tamron products, and will be eligible to enter to win any Tamron lens of his/her choice. Tamron will give away three lenses this year-on July 15 from eligible surveys completed April 27 through June 30; Oct 15 from eligible surveys completed July 1 through September 30; and January 15, 2019 from eligible surveys completed October 1 through December 31. The tour schedule is continually updated and can be accessed at www.tamron-usa.com/tamrontours.
Get to Know the Tamron Tours Present Team
Tamron’s team of photographer educators travel the US teaching enthusiasts how to select lenses, use their gear and take better photos. Follow them on social for how-to tips and tour updates.
Ken Hubbard has had nationwide gallery showings of his portrait and landscape photography and teaches enthusiasts how to take better photos. He has traveled extensively throughout the U.S. and the result is a consistent output of breathtaking travel and landscape photography. Ken is Tamron’s Field Services manager and is the producer of Tamron’s workshop series and other educational and creative projects. Facebook @TamronKenHubbard
André Costantini is a photographer, filmmaker and educator and has been behind and in front of the camera informing and entertaining, learning and creating for more than 20 years. Clients include Viacom, ESPN, Discovery Channel, Criterion Collection and Tamron USA. Facebook @andrecostantini12
Jeff Allen has enjoyed a life-long passion for photography. For over 10 years, Jeff has been a member of Tamron’s Tech Team, helping people to make better images and choose equipment that’s right for them. Facebook @TamronTechJeff
Jillian Bell has a diverse photographic knowledge base developed through self-teaching and formal study, a commercial studio internship, freelance work and retail management. Her classes are fun and interactive; focusing on techniques used to capture an array of photographic topics. Twitter @BellTamronUSA | Instagram @BellTamronUSA | Facebook @BellTamronUSA
Damion Fearron has always been an avid admirer of the visual arts. His photography has been published in both solo and collaborative projects. His combined real-world experience and extensive product knowledge helps his students to expand their interest in photography. Facebook @DamionTamron
Armando Flores studied photojournalism in college and has worked for Nikon, Sony and now Tamron. He’s photographed professional sports for over 17 years and has worked for Reuters, AP, AMPAS, HFPA and IGLA as a contributing photographer. Twitter @AFTamronTech | Instagram @AFTamronTech | Facebook @AFTamronTech
Pat Nagle has always loved the outdoors. His strong appreciation for nature led him to his love for photography. He brings that passion to his classes where he helps show enthusiasts that there is always more than what meets the eye. Facebook @TamronPatNagle
Erica Robinson has always had a strong passion for both photography and travel, but merging the two together is where she found her true calling. She genuinely enjoys teaching others how to capture the moment in the way it makes them feel, and to relive it over and over again. Instagram @TamronTechErica | Facebook @TamronTechErica
Janet Vuong picked up her family’s camera at an early age and quickly discovered her natural talent for composition. She studied photography and video at prestigious art & design schools. Janet truly enjoys educating people on photography and product capabilities. Twitter @TamronUSAJanet