Chris Orwig | Photography Training


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Chris Orwig is an incredible photographer and an awesome educational resource to other photographers. Being in class with Chris was so enlightening and his enthusiasm for life is evident in his teaching and photographs. His portrait video series is one of my favorites!

- KG


Chris Orwig

Meet Your Instructor

I'm based in Santa Barbara, California. My work has been seen in publications like Rolling Stone, Esquire Magazine, NY Times and Surfer. Clients include Google, Patagonia, Adobe and The Nature Conservancy. I'm super proud to be a  Sony Artisan.

I've written 6 books and authored over 100 online courses. I'm also a husband, father of three girlssurfer, biker, hiker, woodworker, camper and lover of the outdoors. I care deeply about people and our planet and am passionate about making the world a better place.

My ultimate goal with this site is to provide a learning platform that inspires you to create exceptional work and lead a more meaningful life. If you have any questions or comments, I'd love to hear from you. 

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