Landscapes & Lightroom Workshop Slideshow
October 13, 2011  Author:  

Just last month, RMSP held our first ever Landscapes & Lightroom in Big Sky, Montana workshop. Instructors David Marx and Doug Johnson gave the participants “the ol’ one-two” with their expertise in both landscape photography and the powerful digital imaging software program, Adobe Lightroom. David posted the students’ concluding slideshow on his blog, The Lightroom […]

RMSP EXPERIENCE, STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS, WORKSHOPS
One Subject, Eight Legs, Eight Ways
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One exercise that had a lasting effect on me in Elizabeth Stone’s and Doug Johnson’s Intermediate Photography Workshop four years ago was how to work a scene. We learned to shoot from the same spot or shoot a single subject at least eight different ways. In the macro world having the mindset to find eight […]

TIPS & TECHNIQUES
Neil and Ansel
October 7, 2011  Author:   (3)

So, as we’ve been bragging about all week (and are quite excited about), our school patriarch and founder, Neil Chaput de Saintonge, had at one time studied with Ansel Adams in the early 70s. In light of this fact, and tonight’s opening of the exhibit “Ansel Adams: A Legacy“ at the Missoula Art Museum, I […]

INSPIRATION
Alumni Friday – Ben Reed
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Ben Reed is a graduate of our 2010 class of Career Training and is currently an assistant in the program. Originally, Ben came to RMSP from North Carolina, where he enjoyed surfing the waves of the Atlantic. After even a quick glance at Ben’s images, it’s readily apparent that his love of the outdoors – […]

CAREER TRAINING, STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
Ansel Adams: A Legacy – Calling all 5th Graders!
October 6, 2011  Author:  

Ever since I heard that an exhibit of 130 signed Ansel Adams photographs were going to be shown at the Missoula Art Museum (MAM), I wanted to be part of the experience. As it turns out, I get to be part of two cool experiences. I am beyond excited at the upcoming opportunity to be a […]

INSPIRATION, RMSP EXPERIENCE, RMSP STAFF
Ansel Adams. Gearhead?
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As we mentioned in our post on Monday, this entire week Paper Airplanes is dedicated to Ansel Adams.  Not only did our very own Neil Chaput de Saintonge study with Ansel back in the day, but RMSP is now a proud (ahem, a VERY proud) sponsor of a show at the Missoula Art Museum titled “Ansel […]

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE
A Bit of Ansel Adams Trivia
October 4, 2011  Author:   (1)

Ansel Adams was born February 20, 1902 in San Francisco, California (Turnage, no date.). Adams parents, Charles Hitchcock Adams and Olive Bray were around forty years old when Adams was born (very old for the times) (Turnage, n.d.). According to the Astronomical Society of the Pacific: “One of the most active leaders of the [Astronomical […]

INSPIRATION
“Ansel Adams: A Legacy” Week
October 3, 2011  Author:   (1)

If you’re in the Missoula area anytime during the next few months, you may want to check out an exciting new exhibit opening this week at the Missoula Art Museum.  “Ansel Adams: A Legacy” is a selection of over 130 prints from a private collection that will be publicly displayed for the first time ever.  […]

INSPIRATION, RMSP STAFF
RMSP 365 Day Project: Day 97
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  Image of Ansel Adams by Neil Chaput de Saintonge.  

DAILY IMAGE