Join us to Get Faster, Better, & More Efficient with 3 Days of Accelerated Learning
Photoshop World is an annual gathering of photographers, designers, Lightroom lovers, creative minds, social media marvels, and Photoshop users from around the world. They come here to learn, to connect, to share ideas and concepts, to learn all the latest tips and tricks, and have fun doing it. It’s live shoots, it’s late night sessions, it’s networking, talking with our industry’s best known names face to face, and making new friends. It’s beginners, it’s pros, and everyone in between. It pushes you, it challenges you, and it inspires you. It’s about making better images; learning new techniques; finding solutions and getting answers. It’s about investing in yourself, and seeing the returns immediately in your work. It’s learning more in three days than you have in a year. It’s about being a part of something special; something that stays with you. It’s about growing, laughing, learning, engaging, and loving every minute of it.
(Tue. Aug. 20th)
In-Depth Workshop Registration
10:00am - 2:00pm
In-Depth Workshop Sessions
4:00pm - 10:00pm
5:15pm - 6:15pmJoin Larry Becker as he gives insider tips and tricks on how to get the most out of Photoshop World.
9:00pm - 11:00pmDrop by The Still—in The Mirage Las Vegas—to hang out and have a few drinks with the Photoshop World instructors and crew. The meet-up is held the day before the conference begins, after our In-depth workshops, and is conveniently located within our host hotel. Food & beverage available, but not included.
(Wed. Aug. 21st)
Conference Registration/Attendee Info
8:00am - 4:00pm
Partner Pavilion & Live Shoots
8:00am - 9:45pm
10:00am - 11:30amWe kick off the conference with a fun, high-energy opening keynote from Scott Kelby and Adobe! And when Adobe takes the stage you know you’ll probably see a sneak peek of some really cool new technology or new products and the excitement sets the tone for the entire conference. You don’t want to miss it (because everybody will be talking about it)!
12:00pm - 1:00pmFollow the Photography track and learn all about wildlife or choose the Photoshop Track and Dive into the Power of Color Grading. Perhaps Lightroom or Design are more your speed? Then you can learn tons of Hidden Tips & Tricks for Lightroom from Adobe Expert or learn about Color Science. If Landscape is more your style then head over to Karen Huttons course on The Landscape of Awe. View Schedule
Hot Topics In Copyright Law That Affect The Professional Photographer with Richard P. Liebowitz
12:00pm - 1:00pmTopics to be discussed: New 2019 Copyright Registration rules, DMCA Safe Harbor, Embedding and In-Line Linking, Fair Use, Social Media and Copyright, The Media and the Law, Removal of Copyright Management Information under Section 1202, Current events: Recent copyright case rulings, Q&A - Feel free to bring your found claims for discussion.
Lunch/Break from Sessions
1:00pm - 4:00pmAttendees will get a 3 hour break from our track sessions to head out for lunch, make new friends with other attendees, or head down to the partner pavilion to mingle with vendors and practice your new skills at the shooting bays.
Partner Pavilion, Live Shoots & Help Desks
1:00pm - 4:00pmIt was such a big hit last year that we’re bringing it back again this year! We work with local photographers to create hands-on shooting experiences right in the middle of the action. You’ll have the opportunity to work closely with these photographers shooting everything from portraits to food. It’s free and included with your full conference pass.
KelbyOne & Adobe Theater Sessions
1:15pm - 3:45pmThe KelbyOne and Adobe Theater’s are where attendees come to take part in any of the eight 30-45 minute learning sessions, being held casually on the partner pavilion floor. View Schedule
1:45pm - 3:45pmThe Photoshop World Portfolio reviews are an invaluable opportunity to have an in-depth review with candid appraisals, valuable business insights and real world, practical advice, on all aspects of your work from our distinguished line-up of Photoshop World instructors. Price $49 | Limited availability | Must register in advance! Already registered? Find out what you need to bring.
4:00pm - 7:30pmClass sessions will take place from 4:00 - 5:00pm, again at 5:15-6:15 pm and 6:30-7:30 pm. Pick a track, or skip around, either way you have access to 3 full hours of quality training in our Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, Design, and Landscape/Travel Tracks. View Schedule
Dinner With a Stranger
7:00pmIf you came to Photoshop World alone, you won’t be that way for long. We’ve planned dinners at four yummy casual restaurants nearby—Stop by the attendee information booth, pick a restaurant, pick up your “I’m a Stranger” button and enjoy the relaxed setting of a shared meal with 11 other people just like you. It’s a fun way to meet new people and make new friends.
The PSW After Party
7:00pm - 10:00pmJoin Scott Kelby and BIG ELECTRIC CAT for the most talked about after-hours event of the conference! There’s no better way to let loose and unwind after a packed day of learning. Mingle with the Photoshop World instructors and your fellow attendees while making some memories - it'll be a night to remember (plus, you can always sleep when you get home, right?)
(Thu. Aug. 22nd)
8:00am - 11:30amClass sessions will take place from 8:00 - 9:00 am, again at 9:15-10:15 pm and 10:30-11:30 pm. Pick a track, or skip around, either way you have access to 3 full hours of quality training in our Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and Business Tracks. View Schedule
Photography Through The Government Lens (Presented by The Team Companies)
10:30am - 11:30amThis session focuses on the proper payment of workers in the print industry. Experts from The TEAM Companies will address misunderstandings about freelancer hiring practices and what it takes to be compliant in the changing environment of print production.
Lunch/Break from Sessions
11:30am - 3:00pmAttendees will get a 3.5 hour break from our track sessions to head out for lunch, make new friends with other attendees, or head down to the partner pavilion to mingle with vendors and practice your new skills at the shooting bays or attend special sessions held at the KelbyOne and Adobe Theaters.
Partner Pavilion, Live Shoots & Help Desks
11:30am - 3:00pmIt was such a big hit last year that we’re bringing it back again this year! We work with local photographers to create hands-on shooting experiences right in the middle of the action. You’ll have the opportunity to work closely with these photographers shooting everything from portraits to food. It’s free and included with your full conference pass.
Scott Kelby’s Photo Shoot-Out
11:45am - 12:45pmGrab your camera and come ready to work. We’re going to challenge you, push you, delight you, and inspire you. We can’t tell you anymore than that, but we promise you’ll learn, laugh, and gain some valuable experience. Must be a registered full conference attendee to register for this event | Limited to 80 participants | Register Today
KelbyOne & Adobe Theater Sessions
11:45am - 2:45pmThe KelbyOne and Adobe Theater’s are where attendees come to take part in any of the nine 30-45 minute learning sessions being held casually on the partner pavilion floor. View Schedule
3:00pm - 7:45pmClass sessions will take place from 3:00 - 4:00 pm, again at 4:15-5:15 pm, 5:30 - 6:30 pm and 6:45-7:45 pm. Pick a track, or skip around, either way you have access to 4 full hours of quality training in our Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, and Business Tracks. View Schedule
An Evening with Joe McNally
8:00pm - 9:30pmJoin Joe McNally, internationally acclaimed photographer, for an evening you’ll be talking about for years. Joe is known not only for being one of the top technically excellent photographers of his generation, but also for his charming demeanor, confidence, and humor. He is the sought-after choice from CEO’s, celebrities, commercial and magazine clients alike and now he's here to show you his work and offer slices of reality amidst the hectic pace of trying to shoot pictures and please clients.
10:00pm - 12:00amIf you’re lucky enough to snag one of the 200 free tickets to this late-night event, you’re in for a hilarious evening of surprises, laughter, prizes, games and fun, which has become legendary among Photoshop World Alumni. Hosted by none other than the conference ringmaster himself, Scott Kelby, and special guests. Tickets are given out show site the morning of the event, on a first come, first served basis.
(Fri. Aug. 23rd)
8:00am - 2:00pmClass sessions will take place from 8:00 - 9:00 am, again at 9:15-10:15 am, 10:30 - 11:30 am and 1:00 - 2:00 pm. Pick a track, or skip around, either way you have access to 4 full hours of quality training in our Photography, Photoshop, Lightroom, Design, and Portrait/Lighting Tracks. View Schedule
Guru Awards & Wrap-Up Ceremony
2:30pm - 3:30pmPhotoshop World wraps up by celebrating the work of our 2019 attendees with the prestigious Photoshop World Guru Awards ceremony. We also share a few laughs and finish up with drawings for lots of amazing prizes provided by our partners. It’s the perfect way to wrap up an amazing week!
Learn From the Best Instructors in the Industry
No one wants to sit in a class that’s boring or useless which is why we’ve selected 20+ of our top notch instructors to speak at Photoshop World. Unlike other conferences we’ve included time for you to get one-on-one time with your favorite instructor(s).
Check Out Our 7 Training Tracks
We’ve simplified learning by creating easy to follow color-coded tracks in the following topics:
Take Your Photography to the Next Level
Become a Master Photoshop User
Learn Everything to Edit & Organize Like a Pro
Increase Your Design Skills
Learn The Top Pro Tips
Turn Your Hobby into Profit
Become a Portrait/Lighting Pro
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Best Value in the Industry! Get Your Tickets Today!
Three-Day Full Conference Ticket
Purchase a full conference pass and receive a KelbyOne Annual Plus Membership absolutely free (a $96 value) more info. If you are already a KelbyOne member, Alumni, Student, or Educator you are eligible for even better pricing.
One-Day Conference Pass
If your schedule doesn’t allow you to come for all three days this is the pass for you. This pass allows you to attend any one day of your choosing.