Aviation Photography in the Air and On the Ground

In this live stream, Jim Koepnick will share a few tips on how you can get better aviation photos both on the ground at airshows or while they are flying through the air! Check out Sigma’s exclusive savings at Pixel Connection. See this live stream on Pixel’s Facebook page.

Photo by Jim Koepnick | SIGMA 60-600mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports
Photo by Jim Koepnick | SIGMA 60-600mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports

About Jim

Jim Koepnick is an independent digital journalist and Sigma Ambassador specializing in aviation, sports and street/documentary photography. His current freelance clients include Sigma lenses, Flying Magazine, Plane and Pilot, Our Wisconsin Magazine, Cirrus aircraft, Ripon College and the Oshkosh Convention and Visitor Bureau.  

Previously, Jim was Chief Photographer at the Experimental Aviation Association for 28 years. He was responsible for much of EAA’s air-to-air photography for its five publications. Jim has photographed over 1000 aircraft while on air-to-air missions and supplied over 550 cover images while at EAA. Koepnick’s images have been printed in magazines such as Life, Time, Men’s Journal, People and Popular Mechanics.

His advertising work includes Columbia Coffee, Sigma lenses, Canon cameras, RANS aircraft and Cirrus aircraft. His photographs have has been consistent winners from Aviation Week and Space Technology, American Advertising Federation and Calendar Marketing Association. He received the George Hall Lifetime Achievement award from the International Society of Aviation Photographers, and has had two Best of the Best photos in Aviation Week and Space Technology.


May 19 2020


11:55 AM - 1:00 PM