Assistants Workshop 101: An Introduction to Assisting – TWO DAY EVENT

ASMP sponsors workshop for photography assistants…



Join ASMP for a two day exploration of the basics of photo assisting. Featuring panel discussions with industry leaders & hands on demos with pro-assistants & photographers. We will tackle the basics to get you started, how to break into the industry and answer your questions.

Free to all! Day one will feature a panel discussion with professional assistants and photographers covering what it takes to be a successful assistant. The evening will start off with a meet & greet, followed by panel discussion, and Q&A, hosted by WYPR’s Aaron Henkin and end with more hang-outs.

Meet fellow local photographers, assistants, and future friends! Also, we’re raffling off some cool assistant gear, courtesy of Service Photo Supply. You don’t wanna miss that.

Day two is gonna to be a blast!! This hands-on intensive workshop will introduce you to basic skills needed to be an assistant. Learn how to fly a scrim, what the hell gaff tape is, assemble a softbox, and work with lighting gear alongside professional assistants and photographers on real sets! Visit the registration page for more details. *Day two has a registration fee required.

Don’t miss out on this super fun free assisting workshop!

Space is limited for both days, so register online below…


Day 1


Friday, October 6, 2017

6:00PM to 10:00PM


MICA Main Building

Room M110

1300 Mt Royal Dr

Baltimore, MD 21217


ASMP Member Free

Non-Member Free

Day 2


Friday, October 7, 2017

10:00AM to 4:00PM


3500 Parkdale Ave

Suite 13

Baltimore, MD 21211


ASMP Member $25

Non-Member $75