The Magic of Light USA

Dog Photography & Adobe Photoshop

The Magic of light

Do you want to grow further in the field of photographing dogs? Learn to make choices about locations, compositions and post processing after a photo session. Do you want to take your photography to the next level and learn how to beautifully optimize a photo in Photoshop without using presets and overlays? Then this workshop is definitely for you!

The workshop will be hosted by Whitney Rupp

Gear & Knowledge

What do you need to attend the workshop


DSLR camera or System camera


For example : 85mm,- 105mm,-135mm,- or the 70-200mm with a maximum aperture of F2.8


Laptop,- or computer with adobe photoshop

Let's learn

The Magic of Light is aimed at advanced and professional photographers. Experience with dog photography is required. Students should be familiar with basic concepts of their camera including : Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO. Students must be comfortable operating their camera in manual mode.

 Knowledge of Photoshop and working in layers and masks is strongly recommended. Students do not need to know everything , but the basics are important. 

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what will you learn during the workshop


I will show you my complete workflow with a photo that you will participate step by step on your own computer. After the shooting part, you will work on your own photo under my guidance.

What you will learn in Adobe Photoshop

before and After

Location : To be determined, Northern Illinois area


Workshop spaces are on a first-come, first served basis and are secured with a non-refundable deposit of €250,-
Once you are approved for a workshop space, you will be directed to pay your deposit via Paypal.
• Workshop Price : €1250,- ( includes €250,- non refundable deposit )
• Incl: Coffee,- Tea,- Soda, Lunch
• Incl: Access to private Facebook group
• Incl: 4 weeks online guidance from Monica
• Incl: Printed handout
• Level : Amateur & Advanced
• Date: 09 & 10 April 2022
• Maximum number of Participants : 10
• Saturday from 09:00 - 16:00
• Sunday from 07:30 - approximately 16:00

Sign up & Contact

Would you like to register for the 2-days workshop? Do you have questions before registering? Please scroll down and complete the registration form. I will respond to request within 24 hours.
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Registration form for Two-day workshop

Would you like to register for the two- day workshop?  Location: To be determined, Northern Illinois area. 

Please register using the registration form. I will process your request whiten 24 hours and we will discuss everything further by email. 

Keep in mind that after filling in this form, your spot is only certain if we have been in touch though email and that you have received the transferring the deposit via Paypal.

The workshop is fully booked, now what?

It may be that you are just too late with your registration and the workshop is fully booked. In this case, you can be asked to be placed on the wait list. 

Participation & Conditions

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