Get ready for an extraordinary day of illumination and inspiration at WPPI’S all-new Lighting Masters Summit!

Master Your Craft & Learn Lighting Secrets from Industry Experts!

The Lighting Masters Summit, led by globally acclaimed photographers and masters of lighting, is an immersive one-day event that combines insightful lectures with hands-on experiences to equip participants with essential tools, techniques, and the latest lighting trends.

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Why Attend The Lighting Masters Summit?

Whether you’re an aspiring photographer or a seasoned pro, this event enhances your ability to harness light effectively, enabling you to craft compelling visual narratives and refine your unique style! 

Learn from Globally Acclaimed Photographers

These experts have shaped the industry with their groundbreaking work, and are here to share their unique perspectives on mastering light!

Hands-On Learning

Experience various lighting scenarios, providing you with a versatile skill set applicable to a wide range of photography genres!

Unlock Lighting Secrets

Discover the techniques and secrets behind creating impactful images that tell stories and evoke emotions.

Learn from the Masters

Embark on this illuminating journey guided by lighting visionaries, and leave with the skills and inspiration required to elevate your photography to new heights.

Audrey Woulard

Audrey Woulard

Chris Knight

Chris Knight

D'Ann McCormick Boal

D'Ann McCormick Boal

Lindsay Adler

Lindsay Adler

Roberto Valenzuela

Roberto Valenzuela

Dive Into The Hands-On Lectures

The Lighting Masters’ lectures reveal the secrets behind the work of these renowned photographers, spanning studio, on-location, and natural lighting, offering versatile knowledge applicable to various photography genres!

One Light Wonder – Maximizing Lighting Simplicity

Join Audrey Woulard as she guides you through her process of crafting captivating portraits using just one strobe. We’ll dive deep into the power of simplicity, demonstrating how focused, intentional lighting can transform your images into eye catching imagery.

Painting with Light

Join D’Ann Boal to learn how easy it can be to layer multiple lights into a single scene to create painterly portraits.  Learn the ins and outs of key light, fill light, backlight, and how to create different qualities of light all with the Profoto A2. You will walk away with a deeper understanding of different types of light, how to create that light, and how modifiers can be utilized for impact.

Don’t Be Afraid of Hard Light

Don’t just stick to soft boxes! Try something new, bold, and eye-catching by using hard light! When you open your photographic world up to hard light you can craft light with precision and impact. In this demonstration Lindsay Adler will cover a range of techniques for creating striking images using hard light and even some DIY light shaping tricks. Then, she will explore (and explain) a range of hard light modifiers from Magnum Reflectors, Telezoom Reflectors, Fresnels, grids and more.  Be bold, and step into the light… the hard light!

Clever, Alternative, & Unexpected Lighting Techniques

Discover clever, alternative, and unexpected lighting techniques that will have a BIG impact on your work.  Canon Explorer of Light and Profoto Ambassador Roberto Valenzuela will go step by step with you to understand how to create these high-impact lighting all by yourself.

Register for The Lighting Masters before it sells out!

$149 for a Full Day of Hands On Learning with Industry Experts on March 4, 2024