DJI Aerial Photo Academy – on Tour in Orange County, CA!

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Courtyard Santa Ana Orange County

8 MacArthur Place.

Santa Ana, California 92707

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DJI Aerial Photography Academy is an intensive yet fun one-day class designed to teach valuable skills and secrets to attendees who wish to create top quality, compelling, marketable aerial photographs using small drones. Expert instructors Randy Braun and Stacy Garlington come from DJI global headquarters to share their expertise in an upbeat full-day classroom presentation. This class is for you if:

  • you are a drone enthusiast looking to create the highest quality aerial photographs.

  • you are a still photographer who wants to add aerial photography to your professional offerings.

  • you are a realtor, home inspector, contractor, other self-employed wanting to make your job more efficient.

  • you are searching for additional sources of income while chasing your passion to fly drones!

You are guaranteed to walk away with a high level of proficiency that will put you years ahead in aerial drone photography.

During this class we will have a full section about processing aerial images with Adobe Lightroom. For the best educational experience, please consider downloading the free 7-day trial and becoming familiar with this easy-to-use photo processing software.

See more information at www.DJIPhotoAcademy.com!

Aerial Drone Photography on Tour with Randy Braun and Stacy Garlington


Are minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This event is open to anyone 18 years of age and older.

What room is the class held in at the Hotel?

The event will be held in the El Dorado Room. Here is the website link for location.

What can I bring into the event?

We will give you a class workbook upon arrival. There is space for personal note-taking in the book. Bring a laptop computer or tablet so you are able to follow along with image post processing (Adobe Lightroom). Sample photos will be provided prior, or at the event. No electricity or wireless hotspot will be guaranteed. The room will be setup classroom style with tables and chairs. You may bring your day-pack and store it next to you under the table.

What about lunch?

Lunch is on your own. There will be one full hour lunch break. There is a restaurant at the hotel and also others nearby or you may bring your own lunch.

Where can I Park my vehicle?

Hotel parking is available for $14/day. Price is subject to change.

May I contact the organizer with any questions?

Absolutely! Email is best at randy-stacy@djiphotoacademy.com

What's the refund policy?

You may apply for a full refund up to 72 hours (3 full days) prior to the start of the event. If you are unable to make it because of a last-minute conflict, you may transfer your ticket to a friend so that they will take your place at the event.

Should I bring a drone?

No, we will not be flying at this event. We will focus our attention on drone photography methods, techniques, processing methods and business skills.

What should I wear?

Comfort clothing! Maybe a jacket in case the room gets cold.

Special thanks to our event sponsors: DJI, Adobe Systems, Drone Deploy, Multicopter Warehouse, GoProfessional Cases, and Professional Photographers of America, The Drone Flight School, Macphun Software, and Triple Scoop Music. We use their products and services passionately.

For additional information, visit www.DJIPhotoAcademy.com.

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