Jerry Ghionis

Meaning & Purpose

How do you communicate the value on something that is priceless? How do you convince a "digital" clientele to appreciate the power of print? How do you create meaningful and soulful photographs for your clients that are irresistible? Jerry Ghionis will answer these questions and more as he’ll empower and motivate you to be the best you can be to create a thriving business and legacy for you and your clients. Jerry’s final keynote presentation promises to be the perfect and fitting finale to your 2019 Portrait Conference experience. You will be educated, inspired and entertained by Jerry whom PDN magazine named as one of the top photography workshop instructors in the world.


Bio

Jerry Ghionis is widely regarded as one of the top five best wedding/portrait photographers and educators in the world. Based in Las Vegas, USA and Melbourne, Australia, Jerry is a USA Nikon Ambassador and has won more awards than any other photographer at WPPI where he became the first Grand Master. As a photographer, educator, inventor and philanthropist, his experience traveling the world and perspective on the industry makes him an invaluable source of knowledge, experience and wisdom. His influence in the art of wedding and portrait photography as well as the business of photography can be seen everywhere in the industry today.


https://www.ghionis.com

Speakers

Schedule 2019

Tuesday 12th November

Trade Opens & Rego Opens 8.30am Trade Show and Registration Opens
Joshua Holko 9.30am - Polar Wildlife Portraiture
Coffee Break 11.00am 
Rocco Ancora 11.15am - Creating Dramatic Portraits
Lunch Break 12.45pm 
Forum 1.30pm 
Lauren McGill 2.00pm - Finding The Light
Coffee Break 3.30pm 
Melissa Ghionis 3.45pm - Business Workflow 
Drinks 5.15pm 
Evening Hands on Shoots 6.30pm 
End 9.30pm

Wednesday 13th November

Trade Opens & Rego Opens 8.30am Trade Show and Registration Opens
George Fetting 9.30am - What makes a Good Headshot
Coffee Break 11.00am 
Jason Edwards 11.15am - The Day in the Life of News Photog
Lunch Break 12.45pm 
Forum 1.30pm 
Ashley and Nicki 2.00pm - Not So Fancy
Coffee Break 3.30pm 
Jerry Ghionis 3.45pm - Meaning & Purpose
Drinks 5.15pm 
Print Awards 6.15pm 
End 7.30pm

Location

Leonda By The Yarra 

Leonda By The Yarra is an iconic Melbourne venue in an outstanding location. Situated on the banks of the Yarra River in Hawthorn and just 4 kilometers from the CBD, Leonda offers both convenience and tranquillity. There is complimentary parking on-site and excellent public transport links from the city, with a range of accommodation close by.

Car Parking

If you choose to drive to Leonda then we have FREE parking on-site that can accommodate up to 150 vehicles.

Public Transport

Tram - Leonda is located just steps from stop 29 Power St/Riversdale Rd on route 70. Once exiting the tram, walk approximately 200m down Wallen Rd towards the City. We will appear on your left!
Train - After exiting at Hawthorn Station, walk for approximately 630m down Evansdale Road towards Wallen Rd. The path will veer left slightly at Glan Avon Rd and go under a bridge.
Boat - For something a little bit wow, arrange for boat transport from Melbourne’s iconic Southbank to Leonda’s own private jetty

Website: https://www.leondabytheyarra.com.au/