Gregg Wurtzler - Middletown, OH

Speaker:  Friday, March 22nd PPA Merited Class

9AM - 4PM

$79 PPO Members $99 Non-Members

Program Description: The Right Light - Lighting 101

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This a PPA merited class. You will receive one PPA education merit for attending this class.


Gregg has been a photographer since he picked up a camera at the age of 12. Since then he has worked hard to perfect his skills and grow creatively. His background as a photographer includes a very solid education from the Ohio Institute of Photography. He was the Photography Program Director at Brightwood College in Dayton for 35 years. He and his wife Kathie own and operate Wurtzler Photography in Middletown. Most of their business concentrates around portrait photography including seniors, families and weddings. Gregg is a member of PP of Ohio and has served on the PPO board for several years, and is also a past president. His work has gained him several Courts of Honor in Commercial, Portrait and illustrative, as well as winning the George Edmundson trophy for outstanding Commercial eight times. Gregg has been in the Top Ten Photographers in Ohio several times as well as receiving the Fuji Masterpiece award eight times. He has also won a Kodak Gallery award in Commercial. At national level he presently has 18 images in the Loan Collection as well as received a Grand Imaging Award for a commercial entry. He enjoys judging and helping people to better their craft.


Program Description:  The Right Light - Lighting 101

This presentation is for both the aspiring professional and the seasoned pro who wants to add to or refresh their lighting toolbox. Gregg will explore lighting from the basics of a good light set-up, to totally idealizing the subject. He will be covering, but not limiting the content to; metering, light ratios, color balance, contrast, shape and dimension, and depth of light. He will also explore the concept and practice of lighting types and effect on the subject. Make great images by using, the right light.

Program Level: Beginner