Here is a list of what’s on the schedule at the moment. New events are added all the time. If you’d like to keep up with everything that’s new, sign up by clicking here.

One-on-one tutoring and mentoring are offered as well. These are by appointment only and are not on the calendar. If you’d like something in-depth and specialized just for your needs, click here.

Colby does presentations and training for companies as well as camera clubs. He has numerous presentations in the can but customizes them as well. To learn more about the details, click here.

Beauty and Magic in the Artificial World – architectural photography presentation & photo walk

First Presbyterian Church 20 N Dixie Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501, USA, Cookeville

The world is full of enchanting beauty for all to see and for photographers to capture. This beauty is seen throughout the natural world as well as the world shaped by human beings. During this gathering we will be focusing on capturing the magic of this artificial world that we have created. For the first […]

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Developing Personal Projects

  Often we are just photographing what unfolds in front of us. The world reveals opportunities to do (or not to do) photography. This can create a hodgepodge of subjects often with repetitive results that can leave us uninspired as well as not pushing our creativity and/or skill sets as far as we'd like. Are […]

Free

Camera Color Calibration and First Friday Party

Colby's Photography 503 Clinch Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA, Knoxville

Camera Color Calibration Party We'll, or at least I, will go to First Friday afterwards Do you care about your images rendering colors correctly? Cameras coming right out of the store are inherently off in their color calibration. If you care about correct colors, do product photography, or have multiple shooters photographing events (especially if […]

Free

Photo Safari through Cades Cove

LeConte Center At Pigeon Forge - Wilderness Wildlife Week 2986 Teaster Lane, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863, USA, Pigeon Forge

  Join us on this photographic safari through one of the most photographed areas in the Great Smoky Mountains--Cades Cove. People come from around the world for its stunning beauty. It is not uncommon to see nationally known nature photographers leading workshops here. You get to step back in time to enjoy its rich history […]

Free but must register

Studio Lighting Workshop #1b

Colby's Photography 503 Clinch Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA, Knoxville

Maximum of six students to allow for as much hands-on work as possible as well as keeping the student-teacher ratio low. It is all about the light. Photography is known as painting with light and this in-depth introductory workshop will teach you to take control and consistently shape light in the way you want. Studio […]

$20 – $175

Lightroom – Developing Your Creative Eye Workshop

Colby's Photography Studio 501 Clinch Avenue #101, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA, Knoxville

Lightroom - Developing Your Creative Eye Workshop 15 participants maximum to allow the greatest participant-instructor interaction Come join the fun and learn how to edit your images to the next step in Adobe's powerful yet easy to learn software called Lightroom. This software is quickly becoming the go to program for professionals as well as enthusiasts […]

$150

Studio Lighting Workshop #1a

Colby's Photography 503 Clinch Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA, Knoxville

Maximum of six students to allow for as much hands-on work as possible as well as keeping the student-teacher ratio low. It is all about the light. Photography is known as painting with light and this in-depth introductory workshop will teach you to take control and consistently shape light in the way you want. Studio […]

$175

Studio Lighting Workshop #2

Colby's Photography 503 Clinch Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA, Knoxville

Maximum of six students to allow for as much hands-on work as possible as well as keeping the student-teacher ratio low. It is all about the light. Photography is known as painting with light and this in-depth introductory workshop will teach you to take control and consistently shape light in the way you want. Studio […]

$175

Guerilla Marketing 101

URock Photography Studio 136 GE Patterson Ave, Memphis, TN 38103, USA, Memphis

No matter how long you have been in the business, you are likely to want more prospects. It is fun and exciting to do the photography, but marketing is often overwhelming and therefore neglected. And not only that, you probably don’t have a budget—or if you do, it's not a large one. If this describes […]

Free

Guerilla Marketing 101

Watkins College of Art 2298 Rosa L Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37228, USA, Nashville

No matter how long you have been in the business, you are likely to want more prospects. It is fun and exciting to do the photography, but marketing is often overwhelming and therefore neglected. And not only that, you probably don’t have a budget—or if you do, it's not a large one. If this describes […]

Fun at the Fair Photowalk

Chilhowee Park 3301 East Magnolia Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37914, USA, Knoxville

Come join the fun! We’ll be starting by meeting at the photography exhibit to take a look at all the images and celebrate with the winners. Next, we’ll be checking everything out and eating some wonderful carny food. Then the real fun begins. We’ll be photographing all that is happening, with great opportunities to use […]

$3

Beginners’ Photography All-Day Fall Workshop

Colby's Photography Studio 501 Clinch Avenue #101, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA, Knoxville

Beginners' Photography All-Day Workshop 15 participants maximum to allow the greatest participant-instructor interaction This is a comprehensive, in-depth, all-day workshop designed to give beginning photographers a lot of individualized, hands-on instruction with a strong focus on having fun the whole day. The individual attention will ensure you get instruction geared to your particular skill level and to […]

$150