In this info-packed and fun-filled presentation, illustrated with his favorite studio portraits and images from his world-wide travels, instructor Rick Sammon will cover the most important element in photography: how to get motivated and how to get inspired. Rick will share and define his Top Ten list that he uses to keep up the creative pace This list will include how to: Steal, Search, Share, Join, Learn, Change, Travel, Enjoy, Look and Walk. In his presentation, Rick will share his thoughts on making images with impact, as well as his One-picture promise. The promise: If you ask yourself, "If I could take only one picture in a situation, what would that one picture be?" When asking yourself this question, you'll be sure to increase your percentage of keepers.Creating that one picture involves seeing the light, considering creative composition and artistic image processing.We all need to have a source of inspiration and motivation, be sure attend this course to help reawaken your artistic drive and energy. Even if you are already motivated and inspired, swing by Rick’s talk to see some recent images from China, Provence, Antarctica and even Croton-on-Hudson, New York, where the artist resides.