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
Alumni Highlight: Ethan Rohloff
June 19, 2012  Author:  

As far as where our students land after completing our Career Training program, sometimes they just stay up in the air…literally. Such is the case with 2006 alum, Ethan Rohloff. For the past couple of years, he has taken to the air for his photography business in Australia. With an eye for architecture, his work […]

CAREER TRAINING, STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 2
June 15, 2012  Author:   (4)

We’ll probably say this every week from now until the end of Summer Intensive, but we’ll say it today anyway: “We can’t believe that week 2 of SI is already over!” And if it seems like a lot has happened in the last two weeks from our perspective, we can only imagine how all of […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
The Summer Intensive Experience: Week 1
June 8, 2012  Author:  

Well, it’s been quite a week around the school. We kicked off our annual Career Training program with the 24th annual Summer Intensive course by meeting, greeting and initiating this year’s fantastic group of students (74 of them to be exact), all whom have put their so-called “real lives” on hold for the next ten […]

CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
Alumni Friday – Pam Voth
June 1, 2012  Author:  

Pam Voth graduated from RMSP’s Summer Intensive in 2004 and hasn’t had a real job since. Sure, she’s been working hard, but not at a job, rather, at what she loves – capturing still and moving images with her camera. A Missoula resident and world-traveler, she came to RMSP after leaving a 20 year career […]

CAREER TRAINING, STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
Introducing … The 2012 CT Assistants!!
May 30, 2012  Author:  

Well, it’s just about that time again!! The time of year when we kick off our Summer Intensive course. This year marks the 23rd consecutive year we have run this course, and we are as excited as ever about welcoming a new crop of eager, dedicated photographers to Missoula to give them the best photographic […]

CAREER TRAINING, INSTRUCTORS, RMSP STAFF
National Geographic Worthy Adventurer, Jared Alden.
May 17, 2012  Author:   (1)

By their very nature, many of our students are the adventurous type. This is certainly true of Pennsylvania native and 2009 Career Training alum, Jared Alden. In fact, it’s challenging to know where in the world – literally – he will end up next. How about in Koh Yao Noi, Phuket, Thailand? How about traversing […]

CAREER TRAINING
May’s Assignment – Leap of Faith
April 27, 2012  Author:   (2)

So it’s May. In the world of RMSP, this is the month we live in anticipation of the arrival of a new batch of eager Summer Intensive students in June.  These students arrive in Missoula, Montana from all over North America and the globe, with some having never set foot in our part of the […]

ASSIGNMENTS, CAREER TRAINING, RMSP EXPERIENCE
Alumni Friday – Tonya Ballou Peterson
April 13, 2012  Author:   (2)

Since graduating from RMSP’s Summer Intensive in 2004, Tonya Ballou Peterson has been working steadily as a wedding photographer in Utah and New Mexico. When she  graduated, her intention was to pursue commercial and food photography, but after a disastrous experience with her own wedding photographer in 2005, she realized that helping brides preserve their […]

CAREER TRAINING, STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS
Living the dream
March 27, 2012  Author:  

People come to RMSP with a lot of things in common.  They have dreamed for years of being photographers. They remember the exact day and occasion that they received their first camera.  They were thrilled when they caught that special moment on film.  They have been told by their family and friends that they have a great […]

CAREER TRAINING