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Environmental Business Portraits - Beyond the Headshot

  • 09/28/2019
  • 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • 300 East 13th, Suite 103, Vancouver, WA 98660


  • OPPA, ASMP, PPW and PPA Members
  • OPPA, ASMP, PPW and PPA Members
  • Guests and non-members
  • Guests and non-members

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Environmental Business Portraits - Beyond the Headshot

Come learn from Commercial Portrait Photographer Bryan Welsh as he shares his program on how to take your business portraits to another level. As the industry changed so did Bryan’s photography business. Once primarily known as Wedding and H.S. Senior photographer he made the transition into a Business and Family photographer.


This workshop will cover how to market and become the go to business branding photographer in your area. Bryan will also have a lighting demonstration so you can see this style of photography in action.


Come learn:

    Marketing & Sales

    Gear & how to prepare

    How to shoot tethered

    Location considerations

    See a session demonstration


If you have considered breaking into the business photography market or are looking for new ways to establish your business brand this class will be just what you need.

About the Instructor:

 Bryan Welsh, M. Photog., Cr., CPP, API. FP-OR

Bryan Welsh, a second-generation photographer, is recognized for his creative stylized journalistic photography to both his clients and peers.  Bryan has taught at the Professional Photographers of America national convention IUSA, PPA Super One Days and to State and Local PPA photography affiliates across the country.

He is an approved juror with the Oregon Professional Photographers Association and has taught classes on image competition as well. Bryan takes pride in helping aspiring photographers and enjoys following their successes in competition.

He has received numerous merits and awards in image competitions on both a local and national level that include - PPA Loan Collections, Fuji MASTERPIECE Awards and Kodak Gallery Awards. His images and articles have appeared in Studio Photography and Professional Photographer magazine(s) as well as used in Nikon's National advertising.

Bryan has the Maters of Photography & Photographic Craftsman Degree from Professional Photographers of America (Cr. Photog.), is a Certified Professional Photographer (CPP), has the Fellow of Photography Degree from the Oregon Professional Photographers Association and is a member of the American Society of Photographers (ASP). Bryan also holds the status of an Approved Photographic Instructor (API) from PPA and has over 100 speaking merits. (EDU100)

Bryan is a Past President of the Oregon Professional Photographers Association and the elected PPA Councilor for the State of Oregon.

This workshop is PPA-accredited; PPA attendees who attend the entire session will receive one PPA merit.

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