Photo Access with Ken McCoy

Photographic training,photo requests,insight,class agendas, multimedia transmissions from the field, wireless technology. For teens and adults with digital point and shoot, 35mm,digital slr and camera smartphones. This info is provided by internationally syndicated photojournalist Ken McCoy.Find out about agencies such as AP, UPI, World Picture News,World Entertainment News Network,PRPHOTOS, and Getty. KEEP UP WITH PHOTO EVENTS VIA PHOTO ACCESS WITH KEN MCCOY @kenmccoypress(twitter) !!!!

Monday, August 28, 2006

Around the world...Emmys

Around the world...Emmys
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
Ok I went to bed at 5 am but all the work was done......pixs are around the world and Keiffer sutherland made a great entrance with his Emmys......Great Job all.

Sunday, August 27, 2006

Keifer wins Big at Emmys

Keifer wins Big at Emmys
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Wade williams from prisonbreak

Wade williams from prisonbreak
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

A photog checks his settings prior to arrivals

He shoots for Fox.....

Friday, August 25, 2006

EMMY weekend in Hollywood

EMMY weekend in Hollywood
Originally uploaded by xipnek.


Originally uploaded by xipnek.
Saturday I will be shooting a casting agents event. Sunday I will be in Beverly Hills at Spagos for the Fox official Emmy Party... I will have to caption all images and make it happen..... So watch the blog for details.... The Image you see is a stock image that I shot and liked. PHOTO TAKEN WITH CAMERA PHONE.

Wednesday, August 23, 2006

Express Digital Workshop

Express Digital Workshop
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
For Photo studios and Photographers


Originally uploaded by xipnek.
Express Digital Seminar......

Tuesday, August 22, 2006

Software is ready

Software is ready
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
Freelancers that attened the recent seminar. Call 2229393 for training Wednesday at Fotech 11 will get software too then.......

Monday, August 21, 2006

Event tonite for KCi IN hOLLYWOOD

Event tonite for KCi IN hOLLYWOOD
Originally uploaded by xipnek.


Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Saturday, August 19, 2006

Jim Ranells Get a private lesson in Blogging

Jim learns the details of blogging(web logging ) from his cell phone........

Via Viente'

Via Viente'
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
Gary Kasper and independent agent for Via Viente'. Will be a food sponsor for the seminar. This product is a Whole Fruit Tonic that is all natural.... Thank you GARY!!!!!

Friday, August 18, 2006

My work on the wire around the World!!!!!


Hoobastank fans in line to see the bandat Borders

Fresno Ca

Thursday, August 17, 2006

On board the Microsoft Truck

On board the Microsoft Truck
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
Xbox 360 .wirelss mobile phones.

And more...

Microsoft rep talks to a customer

Microsoft rep talks to a customer
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Wednesday, August 16, 2006

Microsoft Across America trailer

Microsoft Across America trailer
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
I plan on recording my radio/podcast/broadcast from this location prior to seeing images of the modeling event we shot on Sunday... I will also ask Microsoft about a certain photographic technology...... Stay tuned.

Tuesday, August 15, 2006

Workshop Location Exclusively Yours

Sunday Sept 17 limited seating for the workshop.

Monday, August 14, 2006

The workshop location Sept 17

The workshop location Sept 17
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

New Worshop: Freelance Photography and Citizen Journalism

Save the Date : Sept 17th(Sunday) 2006

Location: Exclusively Yours Photo Gallery
Time: TBA
Cost: TBA


Citizen Journalism
Selling Images
Photographic Trends

More Info Later. Limited Seating. Discount if you took the seminar!Keep watching this blog

Photo Meeting for Passion for Fashion Images

(For the Photogs That shot the fashion event and Guests)

Thurs 7 pm@ Exclusivley Yours Photo Gallery
Sierra Vista Mall
Clovis Ca
email Ken for directions :

Photo manipulation Survey

A survey on image manipulation for the public point of view. Take the survey and the results will be available when calulated.

Sunday, August 13, 2006

The photgs regroup.....

The photgs regroup.....
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
The show was a success. The photogs were complimented.... Great event......

The stage.....

The stage.....
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
Pres of Gottschalks.......

The crowd

The crowd
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Photogs ready to shoot

Photogs ready to shoot
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Friday, August 11, 2006

Protest in Fresno Shooting

Protest in Fresno Shooting
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
This protest is in regards to the officer involved shooting.... Earlier in the week.

Press conference

Press conference
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Press conference....

Press conference....
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Sunday Photo Shoot-Fresno California

Ok Photogs,

Here is the info for Sunadys shoot:
We are shooting the Fashion Show ( Designed by designer for E Television) . All models will be from Los Angeles.... Hot show plus the Dollars go to Childrens Hospital. We will meet @ Starbuck Riverpark @ 11:45 Group Photo then Go to Credential tent....

Thursday, August 10, 2006

Congrats To Karen( WOLFLADY) McClure Published In FRESNO BEE!!!!!

Karen shot the fox photo that appeared in the Fresno Bee Wednesday. She attended my Freelance Photography Seminar July 29th..... Great Job Karen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Wednesday, August 09, 2006

Ken on assignment for Getty and WSJ

On assignment for Getty Images

On assignment for Getty Images
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Following client

Following client
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
On assignment for Getty Images for WSJ.......

Entrepreneur Magazine Agrees With The Ken McCoy Concept In Photography(MoBILE)

Product Businesses
40 low cost business Ideas listed on

Arts & Crafts
Direct Sales
Jewelry Creation

Mobile Photography !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Retail Kiosks

Congrats to all the seminar students that are progressing ..... WELL!!!!!!!


Monday, August 07, 2006

New Job Posting!!!!!

The Miami Herald is looking for a video journalist to break new ground in compelling
visual journalism. We are looking for someone with a video skill set and a newspaper

We want to bring solid journalism, creative visuals and great story-telling to our
web site using short-form video documentaries.

This is new territory for us and you'll be able to define your role. You'll
be a one-man-band and will need both shooting and editing skills. You'll be
covering the most exciting news town in the U.S., working on both long-term projects
and big news.

The official HR job posting follows, which was written before the decision to make
it a video-only position:

Seeking a Visual journalist with a comprehensive knowledge of photojournalism and
video and video production/editing. Looking for a dynamic visual storyteller with
a big-picture approach to the most basic story idea either with still photography
or video.

Three or more years of newspaper, magazine or multimedia experience required. Bachelor
degree or comparable work experience required. Knowledgeable in both Macintosh and
PC is mandatory.

Candidate must have excellent time-management skills and also be able to work an
extremely flexible schedule. The demands of the position will require that she or
he be able to work with several layers of editors and producers.

Photojournalist technical qualifications

Candidate must be proficient in all aspects of digital photography, including knowledge
of photo editing applications. She or he must possess the depth of creativity to
conceptualize and execute interpretative photo essays. Candidate must have expertise
in studio photography including studio and on-location lighting techniques.
Candidate must be able to put life on hold during major news developments, which
includes annual hurricane coverage throughout the state.
Candidate must be able to meet the physical demands of carrying lenses, camera bodies
and additional equipment necessary for the majority of assignments.

Visual journalist technical qualifications

Candidate should have training and / or experience as a visual journalist, able
to tell a story and get the facts straight. Ability to interact with subjects with
sensitivity and understanding, organize images and sound into a comprehensible story
line, and produce under deadlines and pressure with accuracy, fairness and objectivity
a must. Must display an ability to write complete and accurate captions and voice-over
scripts when needed. Understands lighting and production values as well as journalistic
Candidate should have training and / or experience with standard video and audio
production equipment, editing equipment and software.

Candidates must submit a CD or DVD portfolio or a website with their work. Please
contact Luis Rios, Director of Photography, at or at (305)376-3745.

World In Focus Photo Contest:Info

Enter and register online or download entry form
for mailed print submissions.

Entry Deadline: 8/15/06**

**Late? Pay $10 additional per entry for an extended deadline of August 28.

Great Prizes and Galleries for the Professional Division:

Category Winners Receive:

Nikon CoolPix Camera

Bogen Deluxe Prize Package, including:
National Geographic Expedition Magfiber Tripod
National Geographic Expedition Ball Head w/RC2 Rapid Connect Plate

Your work featured in PhotoPlus Expo Live Gallery November 2006

Your work featured in PDN's February 2007 "50 States Issue"

one-year subscription to PDN

Grand Prize Winner also Receives:

Upgrade to Nikon D70s Digital SLR*

Bogen's National Geographic Earth Explorer Backpack

Special Bonus prize of $1,000 gift certificate to B&H

*or equivalent camera of equal
or greater value

Bonus Award
Your winning images will be featured in the February 2007 edition of Photo District News, and displayed at the special live World in Focus Gallery at PhotoPlus Expo in November in New York. All winners will also receive a one-year subscription to Photo District News. All winning images will be featured on the World in Focus Contest website.

1. Wilderness Photography
2. The Human Condition
3. Extreme Exploration
4. Urban Landscapes
5. SnapShots
6. Open Series

Watch this Blog daily and tell your Friends!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Sunday, August 06, 2006

SHoot the FAIR.....OCT 7 AND 8TH

SHoot the FAIR.....OCT 7 AND 8TH
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

Winner at the seminar....

Winner at the seminar....
Originally uploaded by xipnek.
Jeff (holding photo) won this illustration by Jim Ranells(on right) at my seminar..... Congrats Jeff.....

Friday, August 04, 2006

Techno Test

Techno Test
Originally uploaded by xipnek.

August 13 Cool Day for Fashion Show!!!!!!

We will be covering an Exclusive Fashion Show From Los Angeles..... @ An exclusive Location in Fresno California.... If you came to the seminar( Freelance Photographers Seminar) I will contact some of you Directly about this soire'.... very cool with "Real Los Angeles Models!!!!!!" The Show Producer has Produced shows for "E" Network.... watch for my calls. Thank you, Ken McCoy.

Thursday, August 03, 2006

New Classes: Digital and 35mm Dates

Basic Photography Tell a Friend!

This fun, basic photo course is designed to acquaint the student with camera operations and creative use of camera controls. Topics covered will include lens and accessory choice and use, film types, use of flash, composition and metering techniques through weekly assignments. This class has produced award-winning photographers! Bring your camera if you have one.

Section Dates Days Times Location Instructor Fee Aux Total
#F2001 Sep 14-Oct 19 6 Thu 6:30-8:30pm Bullard High, B-5 McCoy 59.00 - 59.00 Add to Cart call 559 457 6015

How to Use Your Own Digital Camera Tell a Friend!

If you have a digital camera or you are thinking of buying a digital camera, this workshop is the one you need. Learn ways to use your digital camera, explore applications and find out about settings and digital film and printing. Get up-to-date info on current digital cameras for business or personal use. Camera not required, but if you have one, bring it! Class fills quickly--register early for this class.

Section Dates Days Times Location Instructor Fee Aux Total
#F2002 Sep 13-Sep 27 3 Wed 6:30-8:30pm Bullard High, Rm B-5 McCoy 39.00 - 39.00 Add to Cart or call 559 457 6015

Wednesday, August 02, 2006

Photogs: How Good Are You? Find Out by using this Link.

Cell Phone User Sells Video!!!!!!!

TMZ has obtained exclusive video shot on a cell phone by a patron who was at Moonshadows Malibu the night of Mel Gibson's arrest for DUI.

If you attended the Freelance Seminar on Saturday , get registered on the listing that I told you about in the seminar.

Tuesday, August 01, 2006

New Contest for Digital Alterartions

DEADLINE: *08.1.2006


Includes self-promotion pieces, self-published books, outtakes, and fine art.

Tearsheets must be submitted accompanied by the original image in the form photo prints, or transparencies and high-res digital files.

3. WEB
Submit url address. Web sites are judged on images and design.

Any work taken and transmitted digitally, and featured in a newspaper or magazine.

Any work submitted by a photographer, lab, reproduction house or retoucher, which involved post-production.

Prizes, Events, and Galleries:

All winners will appear in the November 2006 issue of PDN and in an online gallery at

All winners featured in a print gallery at the PIX Digital Imaging Awards Winners party held at Splashlight Studios in New York City, during PhotoPlus Expo.

1st place winners of Each Category will receive a Nikon Digital Camera and an Epson Stylus printer! More prize details to follow.


Entry Fee
$35 per image / $50 per series
Students (signed by instructor) $20
Late? Pay $10 per entry for an extended deadline: August 15th*

ENTRY FORM and Details:

New Classes with Ken McCoy will be posted today........