SELF. December Gallery Show at RMSP
December 3, 2012  Author:   (2)

For December First Friday Art Walk in Missoula, the Rocky Mountain School of Photography Gallery will be exhibiting a new show featuring works by Career Training graduates Sarah Joann Van Nortwick and Wyatt McCollum. The show is a collection of self portraits presented in diptych format. I was able to correspond with Sarah and Wyatt […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP NEWS
Alumni Spotlight – Evan Prince
October 23, 2012  Author:  

Evan Prince attended our Summer Intensive program in 2007 with the dream of making his way in the world of photography both professionally and creatively speaking. Since graduation, he has been doggedly and determinedly doing just that. Afterward, he headed back home to Austin, TX and spent roughly three years working as a photo assistant/digital […]

CAREER TRAINING, STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
The Documentary Project Fund
October 17, 2012  Author:   (1)

An educator and documentary photographer herself, Lynn Hoffman-Brouse is no stranger to the challenges photographers face when tackling a project. Often times generating an idea, or recognizing an issue that should be in the spotlight is the easy part. Finding the time, money and support necessary to put the rubber to the road is what […]

CAREER TRAINING, INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS
Architecture Photography Timelapse
September 6, 2012  Author:  

We’re most of the way through week two of our 2012 Professional Studies courses, and are loving how much our students’ eyes are being opened. Even after completing 11 intense weeks building the foundation for their photographic futures, the learning and growing continues! Here’s a great example. Current student Richard Grant, who so far this […]

CAREER TRAINING
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 11
August 17, 2012  Author:  

Finished. Fini. Finito. Terminado. In any language it’s stated, this is the final week of Summer Intensive 2012 and first of the three sessions comprising our Career Training program. Always a bittersweet time, the last week is definitely anything but a “cruise week” for the folks as they, again, are put through their paces. Early […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
SI ’08 Graduate Hannah Hardaway
August 13, 2012  Author:   (1)

There is something so rewarding about seeing our graduates “out there” in the world making a splash, and accomplishing their goals. Truly, every time a graduate achieves one of his or her goals, we achieve one of ours. We are delighted to see 2008 Career Training graduate, Hannah Hardaway‘s name appear in The Huffington Post […]

CAREER TRAINING, INSPIRATION
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 10
August 10, 2012  Author:   (1)

Here we are in Week 10 of SI 2012, and the students’ experience couldn’t be any busier. The end of their week last Saturday involved a fun field trip to the beautiful National Bison Range near Arlee, Montana. Instructor Doug Johnson brought the troops with him to practice their newly developed skills in landscape photography. […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 9
August 3, 2012  Author:   (2)

The clock keeps ticking and the Summer Intensive students are rounding the far turn and quickly heading toward home stretch.¬† Coming off the second and last long break of the course, Week 9 involved more of the quality creative education and experience they’ve been immersed in since the beginning. The week began in Photo Studies […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 8
July 27, 2012  Author:  

Right about now, all of our Summer Intensive students are thinking, “Week 8 … How can it be week 8 already?!?!” True to form, this is the about the time of the program when it dawns on everyone that there isn’t that much time left to their SI experience, but there is TONS of work […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 7
July 20, 2012  Author:  

SI keeps rolling along and it’s already nearly the end of Week 7! At this stage, our students are progressing nicely with both their technical skill, comprehensive understanding and artistic pursuits. Last Friday the students presented their major slideshow projects in front of their peers and staff, which is truly an inspirational and emotional experience […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 6
July 13, 2012  Author:   (1)

Week 6 is quickly coming to a close and the students have officially reached the midpoint of Summer Intensive. This is the point where they are critiqued one-on-one for the first time on their first major photographic project of the summer: their individual slideshows. This weeks culminates in a full-scale presentation¬†of their unique vision in […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 4
June 29, 2012  Author:   (1)

This week in Summer Intensive was all about the students rapidly learning advanced concepts in photography and digital technology. Over the previous weekend, the students were able to check out specific Canon cameras and lenses from our extensive “library” of gear. Canon is a tremendous Educational Partner of ours, and their support adds enhanced value […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
Introducing Joe Massa with Manfrotto
June 25, 2012  Author:   (1)

If you are even a little bit familiar with Rocky Mountain School of Photography, you probably know by now that we kicked off our 24th session of Summer Intensive (SI) on June 4. The first week of SI is always a flurry of activity with students getting situated in town and our staff running around […]

CAREER TRAINING, EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 3
June 22, 2012  Author:   (2)

And the journey continues. This week in Summer Intensive is a particularly fun one for the students. First off, their experience involved a second week of digging into the nitty gritty of the Adobe Lightroom software in the Edit classes & labs working on their newly created images. Also, they learned about enhancement of their […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
Wedding Week: Day 4
June 21, 2012  Author:  

We are assuming that you aren’t returning to Paper Airplanes on a regular basis to receive … of all things … relationship advise. Or maybe, just maybe, you are? Perhaps you look to our blog as your own personal Dear Abby column (or in my case, a Dear Andy column … ha!). While we do […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE