Shooting Macro Inside and Outside Your House with Midwest Photo

It is springtime and the flowers are blooming. This is a presentation on photographing flowers with a macro lens outside and inside the house. Sigma Ambassador Jim Koepnick and Sigma tech rep Brian Matsumoto will provide some techniques and tips on macro photography of flowers. Attendees will be able to apply this to any type of macro/close up photography. Sigma will offer savings at Midwest Photo Exchange. REGISTER HERE!

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 29 2020


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM