Widely considered as the most comprehensive photography and business workshop in the industry, Jerry Ghionis workshops consistenly sell out and have been described as life changing. This is the ultimate opportunity for those who wish to take their photography, business and personal development to new heights.

Jerry has been photographing professionally for over 20 years, owned his own business for over 15 years and taught professionally all over the world for over 12 years. Jerry is rarity in the industry where his natural photographic talent is only matched by his business acumen and his ability to teach and inspire others.

COVINA, CA / Seminar
Aug 2 - Aug 2, 2014
Covina, CA

Jerry is going to be returning to the Tri-Community School of Photography for another seminar on Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 1-4pm.  His seminar will be entitled, "Posing everyone!"

This seminar is *free* to all members of the Tri-Community School of Photography.  For more information or to become a member contact Adriana Lopez at:

At this seminar, Jerry will share his posing techniques with live demonstrations that will keep you from running out of poses ever again. He will demonstrate how he directs his clients to achieve fun and fashionable images including specific poses for plus size subjects, odd height couples and those who don't want to be posed. Jerry will show you how to create cool and relaxed portraits of the groom and how to make your bride shine brighter than ever before. Jerry will share his ideas on how to create more relaxed bridal party portraits and more intimate family portraits as well. Whether you shoot weddings, portraits, fashion or boudoir, Jerry's posing principles are universal and will apply when you pose anyone!

For more information and to register contact Adriana Lopez at:

LIMA, PERU / The Fovitech Convention
Aug 18 - Aug 21, 2014
Lima, Peru

Jerry will be presenting two programs at this year's Fovitech Convention in Lima, Peru.  He will present a 3 hour seminar on August 19 and then a full day workshop to a limited number of students on August 21.  During his three hour seminar on August 19 entitled, "How to Wow", Jerry will show you how to effortlessly evoke emotion from your subjects and how to get the most from any ordinary location.  And during his full day program, Jerry will break down the 5 steps to creating a well crafted image during a live shoot.  You will see Jerry create amazing photos in front of your eyes and he will explain his process and technique while you watch it unfold.

North America - Various cities in the US and Canada/ HOW TO WOW TOUR
Sep 2 - Nov 2, 2014
In his first US and Canada tour in over 3 years, Jerry will be visiting 33 cities during the HOW to WOW Tour!

Join Jerry and Melissa during a great day-long experience when they visit various cities throughout North America.  Jerry will be presenting a series of full day interactive workshops and evening seminars!

MELBOURNE, AUS / 5 Day Workshop (Sold Out)
Nov 24 - Nov 28, 2014
0 seats left

An intensive, hands-on 5 day workshop -- limited to only 20 students.

AFRICAN SAFARI / Safari Workshop
Mar 13 - Mar 21, 2015
South Africa

Join us for a once in a lifetime experience on an 8 day/9 night African safari! Immerse yourself in an environment sure to rejuvenate your photographic creativity: the South African Safari. This wild excursion will evoke your excitement about photography by stimulating your senses in every way with the sounds and textures of the safari, the smell and taste of traditional African meals, and by viewing these remarkable animals in their natural habitat. Your photography career couldn't ask for a more exhilarating event.

Each day will include two trips out on the South African Safari with plenty of rest and relaxation at the luxurious camp. Jerry will be leading 1-2 hour workshops each day relating to your needs about lighting, composition, creativity and more.

This trip is being organized and will led by Kevin and Tricia Dooley of Idube Photo Safari, and daily photography sessions will be led by Jerry and Kevin Dooley.

The tentative daily schedule will be:

6:00 AM   - Wake Up
6:30 AM   - Tea/Coffee/ Snacks
6:45 AM   - Leave on Safari
10:00 AM - Return from Safari
10;15 AM - Full Breakfast
11:30 AM - Photography Workshop Session with Jerry Ghionis
1:30 PM   - Lunch
3:30 PM   - High Tea
3:45 PM   - Leave on Safari
Return at Dark
8:00 PM   - Full Dinner, time by the fire, and bed time

SYDNEY, AUS / 5 Day Workshop
Apr 13 - Apr 17, 2015

An intensive, hands-on 5 day workshop -- limited to only 20 students.

MELBOURNE, AUS / 5 Day Workshop
Apr 20 - Apr 24, 2015

An intensive, hands-on 5 day workshop -- limited to only 20 students.

LOS ANGELES, CA / 5 Day Workshop
Oct 5 - Oct 9, 2015

An intensive, hands-on 5 day workshop -- limited to only 20 students.

TORONTO, CANADA / 5 Day Workshop
Oct 12 - Oct 16, 2015

An intensive, hands-on 5 day workshop -- limited to only 20 students.

NEW YORK, NY/ 5 Day Workshop
Oct 19 - Oct 23, 2015

An intensive, hands-on 5 day workshop -- limited to only 20 students.

MIAMI, FL / 5 Day Workshop
Nov 2 - Nov 6, 2015

An intensive, hands-on 5 day workshop -- limited to only 20 students.

PERTH, AUSTRALIA / 5 Day Workshop
Nov 23 - Nov 27, 2015
Perth, Australia

An intensive, hands-on 5 day workshop -- limited to only 20 students.

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Previous Workshops

  • NEW YORK, NY/ 5 Day Workshop
    Jul 7 - Jul 11, 2014
    Jun 8 - Jun 10, 2014
  • CHICAGO, IL / 5 Day Workshop - ONLY 3 SPACES LEFT!!
    May 19 - May 23, 2014
  • LOS ANGELES, CA / 5 Day Workshop
    Apr 28 - May 2, 2014
    Apr 26 - Apr 26, 2014
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