Business of Photography Workshop

SORRY. THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. IT’S ADVISED YOU JOIN THE WAITLIST AS YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED BY UCLA WHEN THE NEXT WORKSHOP (MARCH, 2020) OPENS. JOINING THE WAITLIST IS FREE. For the 16th time, the Business of Photography Workshop will be held at UCLA in Westwood Village. The classroom is located at 1010 Westwood…

Business of Photography Workshop at UCLA

Business of Photography Workshop at UCLA

With UCLA serving as the unofficial West Coast home to the workshop, I’m pleased to offer the full two day course again at the Westwood campus again. The information you will gain from the 15 hours of instruction will help you build and sustain a freelance photo career.  Make sure to visit the workshop’s home…

Business of Photography Workshop at UCLA

With UCLA serving as the unofficial home to the workshop, I’m pleased to offer the full two day course again at the Westwood campus. Be sure to check back in fall for registration link. If you have any questions, feel free to email me! Todd Bigelow Photography

Chasing Colors In The Sierras

Chasing Colors In The Sierras

  There’s truly something inspiring about traversing a trail with your camera slung over your shoulder and spotting a sign announcing the John Muir Wilderness. Just seeing the majestic beauty that drew the likes of Ansel Adams, Galen Rowell and so many others to call the Eastern Sierras home is enough to humble any photographer….

2017 Business of Photography Workshop Kickoff!

Join me at the 2017 Business of Photography Workshop kickoff held each year at University of California, Los Angeles. This will be the 9th presentation of the workshop at UCLA and it typically sells-out. Early registration discount is offered, so secure your seat early while saving a few hard earned dollars. This is the full,…

Brooks Institute: Business of Photography Workshop

Brooks Institute: Business of Photography Workshop

“Todd’s energy sharing what he’s learned over his career, is inspiring. There is so much information, that the workshop could easily be spread over a semester.” —Paul Frocchi, second from left, back row. One of Southern California’s premier photography schools is once again presenting the course! Now being held at their beautiful Ventura Campus. Lunch…

Investigative Story Reveals Pesticides Around Schools

Investigative Story Reveals Pesticides Around Schools

It was with profound disbelief that I skimmed the rough draft of a story emailed to me by the photo editor of a environmental non-profit. The Food and Environment Reporting Network (FERN) in collaboration with The Nation magazine had asked me to shoot images to accompany a story on the use of toxic pesticides in…

More from LA’s Streets

More from LA’s Streets

I look forward to teaching my Street Photography class at UCLA Extension and getting out into the city with the students. It’s a chance to get to know them on a more personal level, to gauge what makes them tick as photographers and see them at work on the streets. It also provides me a…

Street Poets in LA

Once outside our own little worlds that are increasingly defined by status updates, tweets and posts, all of which are anything but urgent 99% of the time, it’s refreshing to discover people delving into their communities and really connecting with people one-on-one. That was the case recently when I accompanied the Street Poets on a…

Street Life: Hollywood

Street preachers and performers get everyone’s attention. But the bustling crowds and energy of the crazy mix of people who crowd the streets of Hollywood draws me like a magnet. There is such sadness and loneliness despite the crowds. Leaning on a light post watching a surge of people cross Hollywood Blvd is exciting, as…