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Kubota Image Tools Bootcamp

May 16-21, 2010

Kubota Image Tools is pleased to announce its 19th Digital Photography Bootcamp workshop May 16-21, 2010. Bootcamp, taught by renowned photographer Kevin Kubota, is a 5-day workshop for professional photographers designed to supply all of the technical know-how to run a successful digital portrait/wedding studio; at the same time, it encourages continued development of a photographer’s unique style and creativity.
“If a photographer is just making the transition to digital or needs to move their existing digital system into full-efficient swing, the Digital Photography Bootcamp will prove to be one of the best investments they can make for their photography career,” said Kevin Kubota, Idea Man of Kubota Image Tools. “Bootcamp is designed to take photographers from start to finish and include everything in-between. In addition to having an action-packed schedule, we will include ample time to answer every burning question. This workshop is loaded with techno, creative, and artistic fun.”
A few of the many things that are covered during Bootcamp include:
The RAW shoot and camera and subject techniques
Archiving and editing – the best practices for high efficiency
Workflow from start to finish utilizing the most cutting-edge software tools available including Kubota RPG SpeedKeys
Photoshop® and Lightroom® 2 essentials and fine art techniques – including features from the latest versions available
Printing and tips and techniques to get the best prints
Presentation and creating slideshows and DVDs
Sales and attracting and keeping clients for life; and how to charge what you’re worth!
May 2010 Bootcamp Details:
When:             Sunday, May 16 through Friday, May 21, 2010
Where:            FivePine Lodge ( Sisters, Oregon
Cost:               $2,895 including lodging and all (gourmet) meals
No two Bootcamps are the same, that’s why many “bootcampers” attend over and over again! Space is limited to 21 participants to offer personalized, hands-on training. Bootcamp is the only workshop of its kind that has a money-back guarantee because Kubota Image Tools is confident that the experience will significantly improve the workflow of the beginning/intermediate digital photographer. Interested photographers can find additional information about Bootcamp at

Here’s what some past bootcampers have to say about their experience:
“Kevin’s Bootcamp has turned my workflow around 180 degrees.  My images have already gone to the next level even before the week was over.” – Laurence Kim
“A must Do! Essential to any photographer desiring to be extraordinary.” – Mark Vilimek, (Ammie Wang Photography)

“Kevin’s teaching style makes it easy to learn – no matter what your level of experience. He taught me some things which I have never gotten anywhere else.” – Barbara Rosner   About Kubota Image Tools

Bend, OR-based Kubota Image Tools ( is the source for time-saving and award-winning image-enhancing Photoshop® Actions and Lightroom® Presets and inspiring international workshops designed to empower professional photographers.

Kubota Image Tools grew from the digital experience of Kevin Kubota who began pioneering the field of completely digital wedding photography in the 1990s. Also the President and Owner of Kubota Photo Design Inc. (, Kevin has been working with Photoshop and has been a digital/computer educator since 1993.

Throughout each year, Kevin shares his experience and natural teaching ability with other photographers through the award-winning Digital Photography Bootcamp®, a five-day intensive workshop which consistently sells out. He has successfully trained thousands of photographers to make the digital transition and continuously empowers existing digital photographers with new, effective workflow ideas and outstanding Photoshop techniques.

Kevin also presents seminars on Digital Imaging, Workflow, and Photoshop for professional photographers for national associations including WPPI, PPA, and many state associations.

Kevin is also the author of the book Digital Photography Boot Camp: A Step-by-Step Guide for Professionals, now in its second edition, published by Amherst Media. Through his ever evolving blog, Kevin provides tips and tricks on all things digital.