On Location Sports Photography-The Peter Read Miller Experience-Knoxville, TN

September 20-24, 2017 Knoxville, TN -- REGISTRATION OPEN Click Here -- Scroll Down For Workshop Schedule

Peter Read Miller's photography workshop returns to to Knoxville and the University of Tennessee for the third exciting year.

Join Peter and his friends for four days of shooting, critiquing and learning in Knoxville, TN.

The workshop will begin with a Wednesday night cruise on the Tennessee River, a BBQ dinner and Peter's presentation.

Events to be covered will include the University of Tennessee University of Massachusetts football game in spectacular Neyland Stadium. A Friday night high school football game between two of the top teams in the Knoxville area. Other UT sports. Past workshops have covered soccer, volleyball, swimming and more.

Tuition for the class is $1895 before August 14 not including hotel or meals. REGISTER NOW!

Joining Peter at the workshop will be:

-Greg Cooper-Boulder, CO based action sports photographer who also shoots for the University of Colorado and the Colorado Rapids of the MLS.

-Steve Fine-Former Director of Photography at Sports illustrated (17 years), currently Photo Editor at FLIPBOARD

-Patrick Murphy-Racey, Knoxville based photographer and videographer. Patrick has shot over 600 assignments for Sports Illustrated as well many still and video shoots for national clients.

Each photographer will have the opportunity to shoot with Canon professional cameras and lennses.

Each photographer will have the opportunity to work closely with Peter and take home hundreds of images shot with top of the line equipment.

Sponsors include Canon, Dynalite, ThinkTank Photo, Hoodman and Western Digital.



4:00 Class meets at the Holiday Inn Knoxville West, introductions

5:00 Class departs hotel for the Tennessee River and boards houseboat for river tour and dinner

6:00-9:00 River tour, BBQ dinner and Peter’s presentation


9:00 Class meets, Peter presents on sports photography basics

10:00 Check out Canon gear

10:30 Steve Fine presents on his career as Director of Photography at Sports Illustrated

12:30 Lunch on your own

2:00 Class heads to campus for swimming portrait and action shoot at UT Aquatic center

7:00 UT vs. Auburn Women’s Soccer


9:00 Peter, Greg and Pat present on workflow and code replacement with Photo Mechanic

10:00 Critique swimming and soccer photos (each student turns in 10 photos from each event)

11:30 Kyle Zedaker-UT Photographer presents on shooting for a major college athletic department

12:30 Lunch on your own

1:30 Class heads to Maryville College

2:00 Patrick Murphy-Racey presents on location lighting with Dynalite Bajas followed by portrait session with Maryville College baseball and softball players

7:00 Knoxville Catholic vs. Brentwood Academy High School Football


UT vs. U Mass football. Since the game time is yet to be announced, the schedule for this day will be determined when it is. If the game is early (12:00 noon), as I think it will be, we will head straight to the game and then do our critiques after the game in the evening. If the game is in the evening we will do the reverse.

Sunday-9/24 (Class taught by Pat Murphy-Racey and Greg Cooper)

10:00-1:00 Class wrap-up, return Canon gear

There is a Women’s Volleyball on campus at 1:30. Students will be credentialed, if they chose to stay around. I will be happy to critique by email or Skype.

Portfolio Reviews-Steve, Pat, Greg and myself will be available to look at portfolios. Scheduling will be done at the workshop.


Hotel will be the Holiday Inn Knoxville West at Cedar Bluff

9134 Executive Park Drive

Knoxville, TN 37923

(865) 693-1011

For the group rate discount use this link: PRMPhotographyWorkshopKnoxville

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