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One Year Scholarship to SJP Membership Program

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1 Year FREE Scholarship to SJP’s Membership Program

 

It’s time to be accountable for your photography!

It’s my birthday month and I’d like to give a gift to one amazing person who applies for our Scholarship.

This is WHO we’re looking for:

  • A photographer who loves Macro and/or Landscape photography.
  • Wants to be accountable for their work.
  • Needs help to set time schedules to move forward with their goals.
  • Someone who would like a Road-Map to help them know the next step within their photo journey.
  • Who will participate with the other members.

One requirement is that you must be part of my email list.

Looking forward to seeing your application! Deadline is Thursday, July 23rd at 12pm PST.  Good luck! 

This program is a personal journey and support group!

Membership's Photography Road Map

“MONTHLY CHALLENGES” 

Helping to push you out of your comfort zone to learn new ways on how to express yourself with YOUR photography and business goals. We will explore various techniques with post-production, playing with your camera and looking in detail setting up your business.

“LIVE CALLS”

The heart of the membership!  We will meet up and answer your photography and business questions.  Submit your photography and business work for feedback. This is where the group helps each other LIVE.  If you’re up for it come on in and jump on the live call with me!

“BONUSES”

Yep, when you see a course, tutorial, monthly challenge, and live workshop… you’ll see a bonus that will take you closer to your goals.  Bonuses are only for AFSer Monthly Members, they will not be sold to the public.  Monthly members are special to us and because you’re awesome… we want to give back to you!  

“LIVE WORKSHOPS” 

Workshops are the best way to see behind the scenes…but if you can’t make it, that’s ok.  If you have questions you can ask before the workshop and you’ll receive an email going straight to your question! No need to watch the complete workshop, BUT we hope you can make it LIVE, they are a fun way to work as a group.

Why I created SJP's Membership AFS'ers

Hi!  I’m Janice Sullivan and I am a Macro and Landscape photographer that loves to help others to think out of the box and challenge themselves.

I know how it feels to be stagnant with my work,  to want more for my photography.   Been there done that!

So I created this membership for those of you who want to push further with your skills and to tell your story to the world. I want to help you remove the crappy feeling, where the inner critic is saying that you’re a terrible photographer because you’re not!  I want you to pick up your camera again with excitement and to “see” differently.

Our membership program breaks the barriers of conformity and pushes you outside your comfort zone. We help photographers who are all over the place…that needs accountability to move forward with their photography. We do this with our Photographer’s Road Map.

The Photography Road Map provides TRAINING to level up your skills.  You also receive Bonuses with PRESETS, TEXTURES and other goodies just for our paid members to break the horrible feeling of being stagnant, and…   COACHING, which is the key to our membership with Live Calls and Monthly Challenges to help you with accountability.

I have worked with magazines, art buyers, interior designers, and licensed images to the hospitality industry & art printing companies. My work is on EnLive Smart TV app on Google TV, Samsung Smart Hub, Yahoo TV and ROKU devices available to 91 million Internet streaming devices.  I have taught at Curious.com and I am Master Photographer at The Arcanum mentoring fine art macro and landscape photographers.  I have been in photography art shows and through all of this I know how hard it is to be noticed within the sea of other photographers out there,  but if I can do it…so can you!

So let’s rock it together!

READ TESTIMONIALS

Thank you, Janice, for all your help, you are such an inspiration. Love your images and how you always share your knowledge with us, and of course your always smiling face. My photography has evolved greatly after knowing you.

Siri Braendeshoi

Janice Sullivan did a tremendous job helping improve my skills as a photographer. She is a great motivator!! I would highly recommend her to anyone who is looking to improve their photography skills!

Allan Guzak

Adventures of the f-Stop group has changed my business. For years I have been struggling with product photography and searching for the elusive perfect class, course or tutorial. I am a creator + maker and definitely not a photographer.

I was absolutely giddy when I discovered Janice’s AFS group. It is the perfect mix of macro and landscape photography. Because of the macro focus, I have learned so many valuable skills in the area of not only product photography but also tips and tricks for using my DSLR camera.

Through the super supportive Facebook group and Janice’s truly amazing live calls, I have discovered that I CAN take my own professional product photos. She is incredibly positive and offers helpful critiques, tips, and tutorials to get us where we want to be. I am definitely an AFS member for life!

Julie Owner of Little Girls Pearls
macro photo live chat show fire

Win $50 By Sharing Our Macro Live Chat Show #19 – Fire

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Macro Live Chat Show #19 – Fire

Win a $50 gift card from Amazon by sharing our show #19!!

YES… It’s our 1 year birthday and we ARE celebrating! I started the Macro Live Chat Show in May of 2017. It’s been one hell of a ride! I really enjoy chatting live with other people who love closeup photography. Thanks to you, I’m still around enjoying the ride 😉

I want to spread the word so we can have more chatters live join the show.  Here’s how to add your name to the giveaway:

  1. Share this blog post to your social platforms by Midnight, May 23, 2018.
  2. Comment on this blog on where you shared so we can validate.
  3. In that comment let me know what type of closeup photography you like.
  4. Each time you share this post, you add more entries. Don’t forget to add #2 and #3 to the comment area.

The winner will be announce on our next show, which is Thursday, May 24th 5pm PST.

Show #19 – Fire

This was another fun show. Nicholas submitted his fire images in our Facebook group and I love to see fire up-close. Fire are like clouds, they become alive in our minds. So I had to theme this show to fire.

I also shared in detail how I photograph the match image below. In the equipment segment, I shared the tools used and gave everyone some tips.

Time Stamps and Links

12:31 – How to submit questions and images to show
15:04 – Sponsors message
16:41 – Fire inspiration
23:21 – Critique- Nicolas fire work
40:30 – Equipment
48:27 – Behind the scenes of my match shot
57:26 – Inspiration “match photography”
1:01:59 – Conclusion

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Where to watch the Macro Photography Live Chat Show

Want your image critiqued? Join our Facebook group or check out our Macro Chat Live Show page to submit your questions and images.

Feel free to submit any kind of Close-up, Macro, and Micro image for the show.

Again…. Here’s how to add your name to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card:

  1. Share this blog post to your social platform by Midnight, May 23, 2018.
  2. Comment on this blog on where you shared so we can validate.
  3. In that comment let me know what type of closeup photography you like.
  4. Each time you share this post, you add more entries. Don’t forget to add #2 and #3 to the comment area.

This will be a random drawing and we will announce the winner on our next show LIVE Thursday, May 24th. The show begins at 5pm PST. You can see above where we are on live. Hope to see you there!

Janice Sullivan

Win a Calendar or Amazon Gift Card

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Lately I’ve been having a blast on YouTube! Meeting new photography lovers is another excitement added to my photography passion. When I joined YouTube I challenged myself to be in front of the camera and I’m so glad I did. I really love to talk shop (even when it’s a taped video)! 😉 The family and friends don’t care what f-stop I used or how I use a variety of lighting to get the shot I want, but that’s ok because now I have you and my YouTube friends.

Below are some of the latest videos you may enjoy.

To help me promote my YouTube fun I’m having a giveaway.

For everyone, newbies and oldies, enter for a chance to win either a 2017 Flood Calendar OR a $25 gift card from Amazon! 

  1. Share this post on any of your social media platforms and tag me in it!
  2. The more you share on different social media platforms, the more entries you get!
  3. Please comment below where you shared so we can verify.  We will be using the comment section to pull the names for our random drawing.

 

The contest/giveaway will end a week from today!  🙂

I’m excited! I haven’t had a contest in a long time. I need to get on that again…and I plan to! 😉

Again…share this blog post and let us know you did in the comment section to win our 2017 Calendar or a $25 gift card from Amazon!

4.  Oh yeah…you can also sign up for our newsletter and my YouTube channel if you’re a newbie…again, let us know that you did below in the comment section. If you signed up for both, you’ll have two entries. 

 

Cheers to a fun New Year!

Janice Sullivan

UPDATE!!

Congratulations to Jeri Mearns for winning the giveaway!  Thank you so much everyone for participating!  I totally appreciate you all!

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