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ASMP-MIC Presents

A Guide to Better Travel Photography with Ralph Velasco

Travel photography instructor, author and international guide Ralph Velasco discusses the importance of using a Shot List for creating a varied set of images from any destination. He will define what a shot list is and explain how to effectively develop and use one in order to bring back a more interesting and well-rounded set of photos from your travels.

Travel photography instructor, author and international guide Ralph Velasco is the President and CEO (Chief Experience Officer) at PhotoEnrichment Adventures. Over the past eight years his company has organized, and he’s led, more than 50 cultural tours around the world, including to Egypt, Mexico’s Copper Canyon, Bhutan, Nepal, Cambodia, Iceland, Central Europe, Morocco, Tuscany, Lapland, the Baltics, Vietnam, the Adriatic, Romania, Turkey, Spain and others. Additionally, as of this writing he’s organized and led more than a dozen fully-licensed People-to-People and Humanitarian programs to Cuba. 
In 2015 Ralph was shortlisted as a finalist for the prestigious Travel Photographer of the Year Award, but unfortunately he lost to a National Geographic photographer who had won this and many other awards before. In 2014 he was selected to a list of The Top 100 Travel Photographers in the World, and two years in a row he was awarded “Open Category Photographer of the Year” by the Professional Photographers of Orange County, California. Consumer advocate and National Geographic Traveler columnist Christopher Elliott selected his blog ( “One of the 11 best new travel blogs of 2011.” 
Everyone at this event will receive a free copy of Ralph’s On Travel Photography: 101 Tips eBook if they subscribe to his email list.

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