Experience the World’s Biggest & Best Photography, Lightroom, and Photoshop Conference—in Vegas Baby!

August 21-23, 2019 | The Mirage, Las Vegas

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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.

Choose from 100+ Sessions & Workshops in 7-Training Tracks
Check Out the Latest Tools, Plug-ins & Accessories
Mingle with 25 of the World’s Top Instructors All in One Place
Take Place in Live Shoots & Hands-On Learning Sessions
Network, Connect & Unwind in Loads of Fun Events
Meet Like-Minded People & Make New Friends Along the Way

Schedule-at-a-Glance

Pre-Conference <br/>(Tue. Aug. 20th)

Pre-Conference
(Tue. Aug. 20th)

  • Join Larry Becker as he gives insider tips and tricks on how to get the most out of Photoshop World.
  • Drop 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.
Day One <br/>(Wed. Aug. 21st)

Day One
(Wed. Aug. 21st)

  • We 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)!
  • Follow 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
  • Topics 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.
  • Attendees 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.
  • It 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.
  • The 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
  • The 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.
  • Class 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
  • If 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.
  • Join 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?)
Day Two <br/>(Thu. Aug. 22nd)

Day Two
(Thu. Aug. 22nd)

  • Class 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
  • This 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.
  • Attendees 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.
  • It 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.
  • Grab 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
  • The 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
  • Class 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
  • Join 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.
  • If 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.
Day Three <br/>(Fri. Aug. 23rd)

Day Three
(Fri. Aug. 23rd)

  • Class 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
  • Photoshop 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).

Scott Kelby
Scott Kelby
Photoshop, Photography, & Lightroom Author
Joe McNally
Joe McNally
Master of Portraits & World Leader in Flash Education
Kaylee Greer
Kaylee Greer
Private & Commercial Pet Photographer
Matt Kloskowski
Matt Kloskowski
Lightroom Guru & Landscape Photographer
Peter Hurley
Peter Hurley
Premier Headshot Photographer in NY City
Moose Peterson
Moose Peterson
Wildlife & Aviation Photographer
Kristina Sherk
Kristina Sherk
Photoshop Retoucher & Educator
Roberto Valenzuela
Roberto Valenzuela
Wedding & Portrait Photographer
Tim Wallace
Tim Wallace
Award Winning Automotive Photographer
Serge Ramelli
Serge Ramelli
Landscape & Travel Photographer
Terry White
Terry White
Adobe’s Photography & Photoshop Evangelist
Frank Doorhof
Frank Doorhof
Fashion & Glamour Photographer
Dave Black
Dave Black
Sports Photographer & Light Painting Guru
Karen Hutton
Karen Hutton
International Landscape & Travel Photographer
Joel Grimes
Joel Grimes
Compositing & Lighting Expert
Victoria Pavlov
Victoria Pavlov
Photoshop Painter & Artist
Larry Becker
Larry Becker
Camera Technique & Technology Guru
Dave Cross
Dave Cross
Photoshop InDesign, and Illustrator Guru
Glyn Dewis
Glyn Dewis
Photographer & Author
Mat Hayward
Mat Hayward
Event, Lifestyle & Portrait Photographer
Mark Heaps
Mark Heaps
Design & Communications Specialist
Bryan O'Neil Hughes
Bryan O'Neil Hughes
Head of Outreach & Collaboration for Adobe
Erik Kuna
Erik Kuna
Space Flight Photographer
Rob Sylvan
Rob Sylvan
Photographer, Educator & Writer
Robert Vanelli
Robert Vanelli
Working Photographer, Educator, & Author
David Ziser
David Ziser
Wedding Photographer
UnMesh Dinda
UnMesh Dinda
Commercial Retoucher & Educator
Dave Williams
Dave Williams
Travel Photographer

Check Out Our 7 Training Tracks

We’ve simplified learning by creating easy to follow color-coded tracks in the following topics:

Photography

Photography

Take Your Photography to the Next Level

Photoshop

Photoshop

Become a Master Photoshop User

Lightroom

Lightroom

Learn Everything to Edit & Organize Like a Pro

Design

Design

Increase Your Design Skills

Landscape/Travel

Landscape/Travel

Learn The Top Pro Tips

Business/Inspiration

Business/Inspiration

Turn Your Hobby into Profit

Portrait/Lighting

Portrait/Lighting

Become a Portrait/Lighting Pro

This is Photoshop World

Overall We Are an Awesome Mix Of:

Creatives

Creatives

Photographers

Photographers

Designers

Designers

Video Pros

Video Pros

Educators

Educators

Working Pros

Working Pros

Serious Amateurs

Serious Amateurs

And more

And more

My First Photoshop World Was So Good I Knew I Had to Return Each Year-F. Santos
It Can Truly Be Life Changing. You Have to Experience It for Yourself!” -M. Rodriguez
All of the Sessions Were Immensely Valuable. Even for a Toy Photographer, like me.” -D. DeBaeremaeker
I came back home full of energy, with lots of new friends determined to go after my dreams.” -Gilmar Smith

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