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ASMP-CVA Presents

The Business of Architectural Photography presented by Steve Whittaker

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Our members have asked for a program specifically on architectural photography and we are making it happen on Thursday, October 16th. “The Business of Architectural Photography” a popular and informative program created and presented by veteran architectural photography specialist Steve Whittaker. Mr Whittaker brings a wealth of experience from both a long and successful career as a photographer and as an ASMP volunteer leader regionally in Northern California and is currently in his second term as an ASMP National Director.

Steve is an architectural photographer now based in the Portland area, and originally a San Francisco bay area native. The majority of his work is architectural, interior and aerial photography. His specialty is illuminating the exterior surfaces of buildings at dusk. His clients range from architects, interior designers, graphic design firms, advertising agencies, corporate direct, lifestyle and hospitality.

Topics • Estimating /Contracts / Terms and Conditions / Stock issues • ASMP Business Resource Tutorials • Shipping Issues • Creating a production list and schedule • Assignment production coordination • Permits/release forms/film commissions • Risk Mitigation /Safety issues • Assignment scouting, preparation, execution and post production • Case study- Assignment execution, related to lighting 24 story office tower • Case study - strobe lighting issues • Copyright issues –infringement, case studies, the value of registration • Post production