Spring EXPO in Cleveland

Stop by our Cleveland store on May 4th and 5th for our Annual Spring Expo! Our vendor reps will be available to discuss the latest products and offer tips and tricks, and we are hosting FREE Tech Sessions, FREE sensor cleanings, 20% off used gear, and we will be giving away $1000 worth of Dodd Camera gift cards!

Check out our tech session schedule below:

Arrive early as seating is limited!

The NEW Sony A7 III
Join Sony Tech Rep Barrett McGivney as he discusses the features of their latest release, the A7 III and why it’s taking the Photo Industry by storm.
Friday, May 4th     10AM     30 minute session

Fuji Tech Talk
with Jackie Hillyer from Fujifilm
Join Jackie for a fast fun-filled session about the latest products from Fuji including the brand new X-H1 Mirrorless Digital Camera!
Friday, May 4th     11:00AM     30 minute presentation

Creative Food Photography
Take your food photography to the next level and utilizing light, shadow, and lenses to enhance your best shot. Join Mike Amico from Olympus for this fun and exciting session.
Friday, May 4th     12:30PM     90 minute presentation

Lighting for the Face
presented by Ruben Cruz from Westcott
Join Ruben Dario Cruz as he walks you through creating common lighting patterns for the face used in Professional Portrait work. Ruben will use the NEW Westcott Solid lights utilizing one, two, and three light set ups demonstrating simple and effective methods for producing pleasing and striking portraiture.
Ruben will cover these typical concerns in his presentation:

  • Light placement relative to the subject
  • Metering light
  • Quality of Light
  • Soft boxes and modifiers
  • Lighting patterns include: Short, Broad, Rembrandt, Butterfly, and Split lighting

Bring your camera for a hands-on shooting opportunity.
Friday, May 4th     3:00PM     90 minute presentation

Making Money with Mirrorless
with Joe Krehlik sponsored by Fuji
Mirrrorless camera technology has continued to evolve at a blistering pace, and is quickly
becoming the tool of choice for many photographers worldwide. Whether you are an
emerging artist or a seasoned professional, we will discuss what makes these cameras
diferent, and how they provide features that are another tool in your arsenal to enable
you to be more profitable.

In our shooting bay, we will demonstrate tethering capabilities and discuss
shooting with purpose, which is a key strategy of proftable photographers. From there
our discussion will turn to workfow, and ways we can harness the power mirrorless
cameras provide to save time.
Saturday, May 5th     12:30PM     2 hour presentation