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Westin Southfield Detroit

1500 Town Center

Southfield, MI 48075

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Photographers from across the United States will come together in Metropolitan Detroit to address photographic standards, receive training in many areas of photography, and network with other photographers.

Whether you are a novice photographer, an intermediate level photographer or a seasoned pro, there is something at “The ROCK THAT Photography Conference DETROIT” for you! This conference will help raise artistic awareness in the medium of photography.

If good is just not good enough for you, then you’ll be in the right place when you join us as we pursue photographic excellence together!


Weekend schedule, event details and sponsorship information coming soon. Check this site periodically for updates.

HOTEL ROOM BOOKINGS - Conference is at The Westin Southfield Detroit

  • Conference hotel rate is $139/night
  • Westin Southfield Detroit, 1500 Town Center, Southfield, MI 48075
  • Call (248) 827-4000 Mention 'ROCK THAT' to get $139 rate for conference
  • Link to book hotel rooms on ROCK THAT Conference website available soon

Conference Schedule

*Subject to change without notice*

Thursday September 20, 2018

  • Registration (7:00am-8:00am)

  • Speaker (8:00am-9:30am) Shawn Lee "High School Seniors" Live Shooting Demo

  • Vendor Tables (9:30am-10:30am)

  • Speaker (10:30am-12:00am) Jeff Rojas

  • Lunch (12:00pm-1:00pm)

  • Speaker (1:00pm-2:30pm) Terrell Lloyd "Sports" Live Shooting Demo

  • Vendor Tables (2:30pm-4:30pm)

  • Speaker (4:30pm-5:30pm) Hajj Flemings

  • PPA Opening Night Reception (7:00pm- 10:00pm)

Friday September 21, 2018

  • Speaker (8:00am-9:30am) Terry White "Adobe Post Production"

  • Tradeshow (9:30am-10:30am) Snack table and morning break

  • Speaker (10:30am-12:00pm) Joey Thomas

  • Lunch (12pm-1:30pm)

  • Speaker (1:30pm-2:30pm) Jason Groupp

  • Speaker (2:30pm-4:00pm) Jenn Lewis "In Person Sales"

  • Vendor Tables (4:00pm-5:00pm)

  • Speaker (5:00pm-6:30pm) Audrey Woulard "Tweens"

  • Dinner on your own (6:30pm-8:00pm)

  • Masters Panel (8:00pm-10:00pm) Panel of Speakers “Let me Touch Success”

Saturday September 22, 2018

  • ROCK THAT Conference/NSO Community Service Project to serve Homeless led by Troy Schroeder 9am-12pm

  • Photo Walks Registration 7:00am Westin Southfield Detroit Lobby

  • Motor Coaches leave 7:30am
    • Motor Coaches to Dowtown Detroit -Walks 8:00am - 11:30am

      • Audrey Woulard - Tweens on the Streets of Detroit

      • Shawn Lee - Capturing the High Energy HS Senior

      • Jenn Lewis/Jason Groupp - Lighting and Posing

      • Jeff Rojas - Run and Gun Fashion Lighting

  • Photo Walks at Hotel

    • Hotel Grounds Photowalks 8:00am - 11:30am

      • Tracy Page - Professional Headshots

      • Terry White - TBD
      • Marco Antonio Henry - TBD

      • Joey Thomas - Engagement Session

  • Buses return 12pm
  • Lunch on your own 12pm-1pm

  • Photo Bays led by Industry Leaders 1pm-3pm

  • Miller's Lab Closing Party at Dave and Busters 7pm-11pm

    Presentation by So Many Angels and Matt Meiers to special guests

Registration is now open. Book now, Seats are going fast!

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