2021 Events:

June through August 2021:  
Festival of Arts Laguna Beach
July 5 – September 3, 2021
Monday – Friday, 4pm to 11:30pm
Saturday & Sunday, 10am to 11:30pm
August 2021:
WPPI 2021 
Judging WPPI Live Print Competition
August 15 & 16, 2021
Palm Springs Photo Festival 2021
{Note: This class is a rare opportunity and will sell out}
Monday, April 26th, 2021:  1:00pm – 4:00pm PST
Join award winning, underwater, fine art, portrait photographer, Cheryl Walsh, for a look into her process photographing people underwater.  She will share her philosophies on the art and science of underwater photography and the importance of addressing both before ever entering the water.
The class will consist of planning out an entire project from inception of idea to final printed photograph.  Attendees will be able to view pre-recorded films of behind the scenes as the shoot progresses from multiple camera points of view. Cheryl will give live commentary.  From poolside watch as Cheryl prepares her camera equipment, lighting, and pool for the shoot.  Listen in as she talks her model through styling and posing during a shoot and hear her model give tips on underwater modeling.  See how she lights her models and dramatically changes the look of her photos with simple changes. 
View her RAW files, all the layers of a fully edited image, and discuss the importance of paper choice before seeing the final print. 
There will be time at the end of the course for a question and answer period. 
We will cover the following:
Art – Concept, shoot planning, models, styling
Science – Safety, pool prep, working in an ever changing environment
Essential elements of a successful shoot – camera equipment, backgrounds, lighting
Post processing – Adobe Lightroom to Photoshop
The final Print – printer, paper choices, selling prints 
Q&A will take place during and following the live and pre-recorded segments of the class for attendees. 

General Schedule:

January through May 2021: 
Full time edit Tarot Card Series
Weekly release of images and videos on social media 
February 2021: 
Global Marketing Campaign launch of new
Canson Infinity Arches Fine Art Pure White Matte Papers
Arches 88 Pure White 310 gsm
BFK Rives Pure White 310 gsm
Aquarelle Pure White 310 gsm
March and April 2021:  
Underwater Photo Shoots for Zodiac project
April 2021:  
Palm Springs Photo Festival 2021 (see details above)

Dates unknown 2021: 
Launch Kickstarter Campaign for Tarot Card Series:
Aqua Summersus 
Offering Tarot Cards Decks, Individual cards, 
Fine Art Prints large and small, Hand printed cards,
Hand printed and assembled books 
2020 Events:

Podcasts and Webinars:

~ Nicole York's The Social Hour, October 2020

~ Conversations with John Cornicello, October 2020
~ PhotoBiz Xposed Podcast with Andrew Hellmich,  August 2020

~ Brett Stanley Underwater Podcast, June 2020
Canon LFP Webinar, March 2020 

Pro Edu Blog Printing Articles:

A Photo Mentor program through Pro Edu:

General Schedule:

November and December 2020: 
Edit Tarot Card Series 
November 2020:  
Produce 2021 Cheryl Walsh Underwater Calendar

October 2020: 

July and August 2020:  
Virtual Gallery online due to pandemic

Festival of Arts Laguna Beach
Virtual Gallery:

June to October 2020:  Underwater Shoots
Tarot Card Project
26 separate shoots
60 actual shoots
Two sets of Major Arcana Cards
One set of Minor Arcana Cards
Kickstarter Campaign will be announced when ready
(social distancing and masks with strict safety protocol has been in place for every single shoot)

May 2020:
Postponed to Sept 2020 - Update: Cancelled until April 2021
Palm Springs Photo Festival May 2020

For safety reasons, this workshop is limited to 12 attendees only.

This class will sell out so book early to reserve your place.
Anyone who has tried underwater photography knows that it’s far more challenging than it looks. If photography is an art and a science, then underwater photography is an art, a science and a science. Photographer Cheryl Walsh has spent the past 12 years conquering the science of swimming pool-based underwater fine art portrait photography. Her mastery of the science allows her to express her own unique artistic vision.
Orientation Sunday, May 3rd, 4:30pm – 5:30pm.
Monday, May 4th – Wednesday, May 6th, 9:00am – 4:00pm. 
Thursday, May 7th, 9:00am – 11:00am

March  and April 2020:  Underwater Shoots
Postponed due to global pandemic

February 2020:
WPPI 2020 
Judging WPPI Live Print Competition from 8 am to 6pm Sunday 2/23/20 and Monday 2/24/20

Master Class [MC18] How to Make the Perfect Print for Clients or Competition, Every Single Time
Tuesday 2/25/2020 8:00 - 10:00 AM

Speaking at the Canson Infinity Booth 

We are attending WPPI in Las Vegas again this year and we are excited to be working with Canson Infinity Ambassador Cheryl Walsh at the show.  In addition, the Canson Team will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about the Canson Infinity range and getting the best from your prints. We will also be giving away tester packs at the show including the new Canson Infinity Baryta Photographique II and so please feel free to come by (Stand 835) and pick one up.
 02/25 & 26/2020           10.00am to 11.00am - Cheryl Walsh
Cheryl Walsh, celebrated underwater fine art photographer, & Canson Infinity Ambassador is on hand to talk about printing and how she uses it to create her unique artistic signature.
 02/27/2020              10.00am to 12.00am 
 Eric Joseph, Sr. V.P. of Business & Product Development for Freestyle Photo & Imaging Supplies,
along with Cheryl Walsh
WPPI - Printing Workshops on the Move!
Featuring Canon’s PRO Series imagePrograf 2100 Large Format Printer and BenQ PhotoVue SW321C Wide Gamut monitor, Eric Joseph,  will be conducting printing demonstrations at the Canson-Infinity booth. Photographer Cheryl Walsh will be on hand to answer questions.
Committed to printing excellence and focused on education, Eric will print an image from your thumb drive on papers from Canson Infinity.  This workshop is FREE and will cover any and all questions you have about fine art digital printmaking from monitor to print.
If you truly want to learn how to make a perfect print and take the frustration out of inkjet printing, you will not want to miss this!  We want to help you and contribute to your success as a digital printmaker.  
This is not intended as a FREE print service but as an educational opportunity and will be conducted as a workshop!
Topics to be presented and discussed:
• Choosing the right monitor
• Monitor Calibration
• Selecting the right paper for your work that expresses your unique artistic signature
• Purchasing the printer that matches your needs
• Custom Paper Profiles
Bring a thumb drive or flash drive with a single image (not 100 or 1,000) and Eric will engage with you and help you understand digital printing and make it fun again!
Files must be sized to at least 11x17 inches at 300 ppi and formatted as a flattened RGB TIFF or JPGs. We will make an effort to print for as many folks as possible in the time allowed, but prints are not guaranteed!

CCDA Fine Art Of Digital Printmaking Workshop by Eric Joseph 

February 8 & 9, 10:00am – 5:00pm

January 2020: 

PPOC Keynote Speaker, January 8th, 4pm at CCDA

2019 Events:

October 2019:
5 - 27th OCCCA Gallery Show
23 - 27 Photo Plus Expo in NY

September 2019:

13 - 15 LACP Exposure Weekend
Launch of Canon new Pro line of printers and release of my C3 Marketing video

July 2019:

6 ASMP Printing Workshop at Freestyle
19 - 21 MOPA in San Diego

June 2019:

7 - 9 Weston Collective Print Workshop

May 2019: 

4 - 10 Palm Springs Photo Festival Underwater Photography Workshop

February 2019:

1, 2, &3 Photo LA Gallery Exhibition
23 - 28 WPPI Print Competition Judge, Master Class Printing, Hosted 3 nights of Print Events

January 2019:  

26 & 27 West Coast Art and Frame in Las Vegas

2018 and Earlier Archived

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