Click here to register! Space is very limited as this is a hands-on workshop.

It’s only $25 to enroll! And, all attendees will receive a $25 Samy’s gift card that can be used towards a purchase at the store.

SPECIAL FOR PPGBA MEMBERS ONLY – First 20 PPGBA members to enroll will also receive a full rebate of your $25 registration and those who sign up on or before October 15, will receive an additional $20 scholarship towards/parking lunch. Email Julie in the office for more details. Note: You MUST attend the workshop to receive these scholarship funds.

Workshop Location: Samy’s Camera, 2nd floor, 1090 Bryant Street, San Francisco, CA  94103.

Date: Saturday November 18
: 10 AM – 6:00 PM

Transportation/Parking: see notes at the bottom of this page

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About the Speaker

Zabrina is the soul of California-based JeZa Photography ( She travels the world to create distinctive wedding, engagement and portrait photography.

Zabrina is an SONY Artisan of Imagery and a holder of WPPI master photographer accolade. With more than 60 international award winning photos she was named one of the Top 50 World’s Best Destination Wedding Photographers from Junebug Weddings. She has also been featured as one of RangeFinder magazine’s 30 Rising Stars of Wedding Photography.

Since 2011, Zabrina has accumulated six First Place awards and two International Image of the Year awards from WPPI since 2011. Her work has been published in International Master Photographer Vol 1, Vanity Fair (USA), Town & Country (Thailand), Cosmopolitan Bride (China), Elle (Hong Kong), Stuff Magazine (UK), Vogue Italia’s PhotoVogue.

Zabrina has also photographed the Grammy Award winning R&B band All-4-One for their 20th anniversary album CD cover. Zabrina is also a popular speaker for major photographic conferences across America and Asia to help professional photographers take their craft to the next level.

About the Program

• Learn from Sony Artisan of Imagery Zabrina Deng as she showcases a series of pictorial love and travel stories
• Live model shoot, where Sony will loan out cameras and lenses allowing you to put your newfound skills learned from Zabrina to the test
• Sony Technical Representative Glenn Weinfeld will be
on-site to answer all of your questions
• Take advantage of special Samy’s Expo offers
• Meet Sony Pro Support

Workshop Schedule

9:30 AM – Registration and Refreshments
10:00 AM Program introduction and orientation with loaner cameras**
10:50 – 11:00 AM Walk to Soma StreatFood Park at 428 11th Street @ Division Street
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Zabrina Shoots model at School bus and at other locations at food park.
12:00 – 1:00 PM: Lunch on your own from food trucks. Zabrina talks to class while they are eating. Students can also use the time to shoot pictures in the area as well.
1:00 – 1:45: Walk back to Samy’s and coffee break,
1:45 – 3:00: Zabrina discusses shooting tips and techniques, reviewing images. Q&A
until 6:00  PM: Samy’s and Sony staff available with Sony technical information and special promotions. Special swag for attendees.

**As this is a hands-on workshop: SONY will be loaning out cameras and lenses for the event: a9 camera a7RM2 camera, 24-70 f2.8 G-Master Lens, 85mm f1.8 and 85mm f1.4 G Master lens, 16-35 G Master Lens, 70-200f2.8 G Master lens.


Although there is limited parking at Samy’s. There are other paid lots nearby including:

– 1401 Folsom St (415) 468-4860
– 35 Gilbert St (415) 342-7554


To arrive via BART, the closest station is Civic Center, which is about a 15 minute walk from Samy’s