CSRG Carity Challenge
Sonoma Raceway, Sonoma California
September 29 — October 1, 2017

Master Workshop

View Intro Workshop information page. Returning students go to Alumni Sign Up Page

The final workshop of 2016 will be held at the world famous Sonoma Raceway. This workshop will take place during the CSRG Charity Challenge event which attracts some truly world class historic cars. The facility at Sonoma is spectacular and one of the West Coasts premier racing circuits. Your photography skills will be tested over the three day class where shooting opportunities are around every corner.

6:00 to 8:00PM
Classroom Session

Introduction to equipment
Knowing your way around the track
Locations, Weather, Time of Day
Pre-visualizing your image
Capturing Motion, Panning, Camera settings
Camera handling and shooting positions
Paddock Photography, People, Cars, Environment
Becoming a Pro , How to get media passes, Shooting on assignment
Safety and etiquette

7:30AM - 6:00PM
Track Session

Welcome meeting at the track
Break up into groups
(six students per instructor)

Lunch (provided)
Meet and discuss morning shooting

Afternoon shooting on track with different instructor.

Classroom Session after last practice session will cover composition, design and story telling techniques.

Evening Homework
Students edit images shot during the day and submit 3 each via email for critique by instructors

7:30AM - 5:00PM
Track Session

Break up into groups
(six students per instructor)

Morning paddock shooting assignments

Lunch (provided)
Meet and discuss submitted Saturday photos

Afternoon shooting on track with different instructor.
Pace car shooting if available

5:00 to 5:30 Wrap up meeting at track













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