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November 25th

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Stop by the Log House in Ashland's Central Park for the https://www.facebook.com/pages/Winter-Wonderland-of-Lights-Festival-Ashland-Kentucky/217692888249033" target="_blank">Winter Wonderland of Lights Festival-Ashland, Kentucky from 6-9pm on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until December 21st!


A portion of all proceeds will benefit the Winter Wonder of Lights.


Visits with Santa are FREE and you are very welcome to take your own pictures. If you'd like a professional portrait printed on the spot here are the prices:

4x6: $5.00


8 Wallets: $10.00

November 20th

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November 26th

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Here are the new classes being offerend in 2012 starting the week of January 23rd, 24th, and 25th, on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays.


Classes are offered in Ashland KY at the Ashland Community and Technical College and start at 6:30pm. Please call Karen Coburn or Diana Opell through Lifelong Learning at: 1-800-928-4256



Don't let Photoshop intimidate you! Learn just what you need to know through hands-on training taught by J.Bird Cremeans who has been using Photoshop since 1999. This class is ideal for anyone interested in photography, graphic design, photo restoration, digital scrapbooking, and more. Visit J.Bird's website to see artwork created and manipulated with Photoshop: www.jbirdistheword.com


Intro to Photography

Baffled by your camera? Struggling with the manual settings? Wondering how it all works? Local wedding and portrait photographer J.Bird Cremeans invites you to sign up for this Intro to Photography class where you'll get one-on-one instruction, detailed notes, and fun homework assignments designed to help you learn how to use your camera. View student photography work on facebook by visiting J.Bird Cremeans Photography or the website: www.jbirdseyephotography.com.


Intro to Photography Part 2

You've learned how to operate your camera in manual mode but now what do you do with it? Kick start your photography skills up a notch with this follow up to the popular Intro to Photography class taught by wedding and portrait photographer J.Bird Cremeans. The class will include fun homework assignments to help you develop a more creative eye. You'll also learn how to pose individuals and groups of people in your own home studio that J.Bird will show you how to make! View student photography work on facebook by visiting J.Bird Cremeans Photography or the website: www.jbirdseyephotography.com

January 31st

Posted by Jbirdistheword on January 31, 2011 at 1:14 PM Comments comments (0)

I have some classes to announce.



Intro to Photography:




Starting February 23rd and runs through March 30th.

For those of you who attend church please consider wether you would be able to attend these classes or not before signing up.




Intro to Photoshop:




February 8- March 15th



All classes are taught in Ashland KY at the Community and Technical College

To enroll call: (606)-326-2000 ask for the Continuing Education Department

October 24th

Posted by Jbirdistheword on October 24, 2010 at 8:19 PM Comments comments (0)

Capture the Moment - Holiday Photography


For the first time ever J.Bird Cremeans is offering a special workshop designed to prepare you for all those tricky holiday situations you've never been able to photograph before such as: Christmas trees, holiday displays, parades, family portraits, and more! Each student will receive a workbook containing all notes and projects learned in the class.


Any camera is welcome. Students should already have a basic understanding of the working functions of their camera. Extra batteries, memory cards/film, tri-pod, walking shoes, and warm clothes are recommended for this workshop. The 6-hour workshop will take place indoors and outdoors. Students will need to have transportation for any off-site locations.


Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Class sizes are limited, so register today!



Call Lifelong Learning at 606-326-2072 to register.



There are 5 opportunities for this class - either weekday or weekend. Please carefully review the dates before selecting your workshop. The same information is shared in all 5 workshops.



One-Day Workshop:

Saturday, November 13 - 3:00PM - 9:00PM

Saturday, December 4th - 3:00PM - 9:00PM



Two-Day Workshop:

Wednesday & Thursday, December 1-2 - 6:00PM-9:00PM

Wednesday & Thursday, December 8-9 - 6:00PM-9:00PM

Wednesday & Thursday, December 15-16 - 6:00PM-9:00PM


Class Fee: $55.00


If you would like to see student's photography work from previous classes and read their testimonials follow this link here:



October 25th

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Here are some pictures from some recent photo sessions:



August 27th

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I had a wonderful trip to Greenlawn Cemetery in Columbus Ohio over the last weekend. Click on the picture below to see the gallery. Prints are for sale.


Brittani's Senior Pics

Posted by Jbirdistheword on July 21, 2009 at 12:34 AM Comments comments (0)

Brittani is one of my reps this year for Spring Valley High School. She wanted to do something with the train tracks and I knew exactly where to go!


I love shooting on location.


Check out the pics below to see the gallery.




Barboursville High school reunion

Posted by Jbirdistheword on July 18, 2009 at 12:12 AM Comments comments (0)

Shot my first big group picture this evening. Check it out:


Classic Cars

Posted by Jbirdistheword on June 7, 2009 at 5:33 PM Comments comments (0)



check out the link here to see pictures of classic cars i photographed this past friday. they are free for the next couple of days! you can or course order prints from the site if you want.