Schedule

Imaging USA is Now Available On-Demand 

All general sessions and $49 pre-con classes are available for on-demand learning until January 31 at 11:59pm ET. 


All general sessions run (January 17-19 in the schedule) are included with your $59 All-Access Pass.

$49 Pre-convention classes are also available for on-demand learning.

Register today and don't miss a single moment!


All Dates January 12 January 13 January 14 January 15 January 16 January 17 January 18 January 19
Tue, January 12 - Thu, January 14
12:00 am
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am
6:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
10:00 am
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
CPP Prep Class A
Technique,  Business, 
Steve Kozak
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
CPP Prep Class B
Technique,  Business, 
Cris Duncan
M.Photog.M.Artist.Cr., CPP
11:00 am
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm
11:00 pm
Wed, January 13
12:00 am
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am
6:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
10:00 am
11:00 am
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm
11:00 pm
Thu, January 14
12:00 am
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am
6:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
10:00 am
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Portraits and Fast Solutions with Speedlights
Portrait,  Technique, 
11:00 am
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm
11:00 pm
Fri, January 15
12:00 am
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am
6:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
10:00 am
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Capture One Workflow & Photoshop Efficiency
Technique, 
Scott Detweiler
M.Photog.
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Painting With Photoshop
Technique, 
Sandra Pearce
M.Photog.MEI.Cr., CPP
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
The Addiction of Print Competition: Don’t Say No!
Technique,  Inspiration, 
Jessica Vogel
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
Carl Caylor
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Business Intensive: Branding, Marketing and Sales
Business, 
Monica Sigmon
M.Photog.Cr.
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Certification Technical Image Evaluation Prep
Technique,  CPP, 
Jamie Hayes
M.Photog.Cr., CPP, ABI, API
11:00 am
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Certification Technical Image Evaluation Prep
Technique,  CPP, 
Jamie Hayes
M.Photog.Cr., CPP, ABI, API
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm
11:00 pm
Sat, January 16
12:00 am
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am
6:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
10:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
All the World is a Studio / Live Demo
Portrait,  Technique, 
Michael Taylor
M.Photog.Hon.M.Photog.Cr., API,F-ASP
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Better Under Pressure / Live Demo
Portrait,  Technique, 
Dan Rowe
Cr.Photog.
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Commercial Photography Techniques for Products and Food / Live Demo
Technique,  Commercial, 
Joseph Glyda
M.Photog.M.Artist.Cr.
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Composing Intimate Candid Artistry / Live Demo
Wedding,  Technique, 
Jamie Hayes
M.Photog.Cr., CPP, ABI, API
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Building a Sustainable Career as an Artist
Business,  Fine Art, 
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
The Fine Art Landscape-Beyond The Postcard
Inspiration,  Fine Art, 
Dennis Hammon
M.Photog.Cr., CPP, F-ASP
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Taking Off With Drone Photography - for Weddings and More
Wedding,  Technique, 
Russell Caron
M.Photog., CPP
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Overcoming Obstacles with In Person Sales
Sales,  Business, 
Jenn Lewis
Cr.Photog., CPP
10:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Fashion Photography with Jessica Kobeissi
Portrait,  Technique, 
11:00 am
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
Jamie Hayes
M.Photog.Cr., CPP, ABI, API
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Pet Photography - Behind The Scenes
Portrait,  Business, 
Arica Dorff
Cr.Photog.
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
YouTube Marketing Masterclass
Technique,  Business, 
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Commercial Photography Techniques for Products and Food / Live Demo
Technique,  Commercial, 
Joseph Glyda
M.Photog.M.Artist.Cr.
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Better Under Pressure / Live Demo
Portrait,  Technique, 
Dan Rowe
Cr.Photog.
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
The Secrets to Effective Boudoir Posing and Lighting
Portrait,  Technique, 
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
All the World is a Studio / Live Demo
Portrait,  Technique, 
Michael Taylor
M.Photog.Hon.M.Photog.Cr., API,F-ASP
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Composing Intimate Candid Artistry / Live Demo
Wedding,  Technique, 
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Film - What’s Old is New Again
Portrait,  Technique,  Inspiration, 
Pete Rezac
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Real Strategies to Make REAL Money
Wedding,  Business, 
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Creating Stunning Sports Images In Any Situation
School, Sport, Event,  Technique, 
Kevin Jairaj
M.Photog.
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Studio to Go? WOW Your Clients by Printing On Site
Portrait,  School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
Bill Vahrenkamp
Cr.Photog., CPP
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
From “Free”lance to Profitable Commercial Photographer
Portrait,  Business,  Commercial, 
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Get Your Business in Motion (An Introduction to Video)
Wedding,  Technique,  Business, 
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm
11:00 pm
Sun, January 17
12:00 am
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am
6:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Chillax Lounge
9:00 am - 10:00 am EST
Imaging USA Plaza Live
Booray Perry
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
10:00 am
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
CPP Lounge
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
New Member Lounge
10:00 am - 11:15 am EST
The 10Ks of Personal Branding
Business,  Inspiration,  Bridging the Gap, 
11:00 am
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Learning to Read and See the Light
Portrait,  Technique, 
Lindsay Adler
Cr.Photog.
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Amplify You: Cultivate Career Confidence
Inspiration,  Bridging the Gap, 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Master Your Marketing
Business, 
Gary Hughes
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Take the Hassle Out of Youth & High School Sports Photography!
School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Grants and Photography – Funding Your Practice
Business,  Inspiration,  Fine Art, 
12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Live Exhibit Hall
1:00 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Imaging USA Plaza Live
Booray Perry
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
2:00 pm
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Secrets To Success in Home Studios (or No Studio at All)
Business,  Inspiration, 
Marnie Clagett
Cr.Photog., CPP
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
The Art of Play
Portrait,  Technique,  Inspiration, 
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Enhancing Portraits the Gud Way
Portrait,  Technique, 
Phaneendra Gudapati
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Hands Off…Being a Volume Photographer During Covid
School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
Jennifer Janson
Cr.Photog.
Robin Janson
Cr.Photog., CPP
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
The Fundamentals of Lighting
Portrait,  Technique, 
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Keys to Making Money in Sports Action Photography
School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Alternative Possibilities for Film, Digital, and the Unknown
Portrait,  Technique,  Inspiration, 
Parker Pfister
Cr.Photog.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Understanding Commercial Photography
Commercial,  Inspiration, 
5:00 pm
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm EST
Imaging USA House Party
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm
11:00 pm
Mon, January 18
12:00 am
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am
6:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Chillax Lounge
9:00 am - 10:00 am EST
Imaging USA Plaza Live
Booray Perry
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
10:00 am
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
New Member Lounge
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
CPP Lounge
10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
Creative Posing For Bride and Groom
Wedding,  Technique, 
10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
PIVOT: Making the Shift to IPS
Sales,  Business, 
10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
Sustaining Success: Amplifiers & the Secret Syllabus
Business,  Inspiration,  Bridging the Gap, 
11:00 am
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Next Level Portrait Retouching in Lightroom
Technique,  Adobe, 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Shifting Your Mindset from Pitiful to Profitable
Sales,  Business,  Bridging the Gap, 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
What Makes it a Portrait?
Business,  Inspiration, 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Best Practices as You Start Your Volume Photography Business
School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Dramatic Lighting Using Off Camera Flash
Wedding,  Portrait,  Technique, 
12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Live Exhibit Hall
1:00 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Imaging USA Plaza Live
Booray Perry
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
2:00 pm
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Let’s Make A Profit!
Business,  Inspiration, 
Arica Dorff
Cr.Photog.
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Creative Storytelling in Children's Portraiture
Portrait,  Technique, 
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Creating High End Virtual Groups
Portrait,  School, Sport, Event,  Technique, 
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Crafting a Clear & Consistent Brand
Business,  Bridging the Gap, 
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Long Exposure Portrait Photography
Portrait,  Technique, 
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Be Ready for 2021: How To Make the Most of Your School Photography Off Season
Portrait,  School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Google Ads for Photographers
Sales,  Business, 
Yaneck Wasiek
M.Photog.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Build a $100k Senior Business in a Pandemic World
Portrait,  Business, 
Dan Frievalt
M.Photog.M.Artist.Cr.
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST
Council Meeting
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm
11:00 pm
Tue, January 19
12:00 am
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am
6:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Chillax Lounge
9:00 am - 10:00 am EST
Imaging USA Plaza Live
Booray Perry
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
10:00 am
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
CPP Lounge
10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
New Member Lounge
10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
What's New in Photoshop
Technique,  Adobe, 
10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
Turning Event Headshots Into the Ultimate Brand Experience!
Portrait,  Business, 
10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
Real Life Ideas for your Boutique Volume & Senior Portrait Studio
School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
Mary Fisk-Taylor
M.Photog.Cr., CPP, ABI, API, EA-ASP
10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
Branding Through Storytelling
Business,  Bridging the Gap, 
11:00 am
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
The Art and Secrets of Photographing a Church Wedding
Wedding,  Technique, 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Getting Hired for YOU
Business,  Inspiration, 
Kira Derryberry
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Navigating a Portrait Sales Session, In-Person or Virtually
Portrait,  Business, 
Ron Nichols
M.Photog.Hon.M.Photog.Cr., API
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
The Great Pivot
School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Break Through Negativity Bias with a Solid Brand Story
Business,  Inspiration,  Bridging the Gap, 
12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Live Exhibit Hall
1:00 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Imaging USA Plaza Live
Booray Perry
M.Photog.Cr., CPP
2:00 pm
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Capturing & Captivating the Dance Client
School, Sport, Event,  Business, 
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Discover the Beauty in Conflict
Inspiration,  Bridging the Gap, 
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Expect the Unexpected
Inspiration,  Fine Art, 
Charles Maring
Cr.Photog.
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Visual Storytelling: A New Way to Tell the Stories of Today
Wedding,  Portrait,  Business, 
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm
11:00 pm