Manfrotto School of Xcellence to Host Free Webinar Featuring Documentary Photographer, Jacob James

May 22, 2013, 16:12 ET from Manfrotto Distribution

UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J., May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Manfrotto School of Xcellence, the educational platform by the world leader in the equipment and accessories industry for photography and imaging, is excited to host travel / cultural documentary photographer Jacob James for their next webinar entitled, "Lighting on the Go". During this one-hour webinar, James will educate participants on lighting techniques that can be used by photographers who are travelling and do not have the luxury of large heavy studio flash set-ups. All of the techniques that will be discussed can be adapted for use in almost any photographic situation, from photos with family and friends to executive portraits of powerful CEOs.

Jacob James is a dedicated and passionate humanitarian, travel, and cultural documentary photographer with a specialty in providing a range of multimedia solutions to aid non-profit organizations, such as Mae Tao Clinic and Compasio, and in creating thought-provoking social awareness campaigns. Jacob also has a profound love for travelling and enjoys seeking out new cultures and engaging people of all backgrounds to produce images that provide viewers with an accurate representation of the subject being photographed.

This webinar is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, May 28th from 11 a.m.12 p.m. (EDT).

A must attend for any photography enthusiast, these webinars will be run in real-time on the official website of the school,

Registration for this webinar is now underway. To register, please visit:

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Manfrotto Distribution, Inc. is a leading distributor of key accessories brands for the photographic, video, cine and lighting production markets. Manfrotto Distribution is an international company within the Imaging Division of the Vitec Group, which owns the following leading international brands: Manfrotto, Gitzo, Kata, Avenger and Lastolite. As the U.S. distributor of National Geographic, Metz, Gossen, Elinchrom and Rotatrim, which are available nationwide through an extensive network of authorized dealers, Manfrotto Distribution offers the most complete range of exceptional camera and lighting accessories in the business. The Manfrotto Distribution international network covers the U.S., Germany, France, Italy, U.K., Hong Kong, China and Japan.

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