Tamara has been speaking publicly for the last six years. She has spoken at a variety of conferences, workshops, and live broadcast programs – to small, interactive rooms of 15 people, large conference rooms of thousands, and via live broadcast to 100,000+ people. She has spoken throughout the U.S. and internationally, and she has been they keynote speaker for multiple conventions. Tamara has also served as a guest expert on topics such as photography, work/life balance, and entrepreneurship on nationally-syndicated morning shows, television programs, large show panels, and radio programs.
Most Requested Topics
Tamara speaks regularly on Photography, Business, and Lifestyle Convergence – or, how to bring it all together, all in one life. Related presentations include the following programs:
Art & The Entrepreneur
Family Portraits: Meaningful Dynamics
Work, Life, Balance & Priorities
Portrait Photography: Shadowing A Session
Health & Energy
Relationships: The Heart of Life and Business
Mindset: Watching Your Thoughts
Time: The Ultimate Currency
The Connection In Children’s Photography
Mindfulness: The Guard Within
Organic Directive Posing: Getting The Look & Feel You Want Naturally
Taking Care of Business: Strategizing and Running A Small Business
Tamara Lackey is a renowned professional photographer, speaker, author and program host. She is a sought-after professional speaker and educator and has spoken at workshops, seminars and conventions around the world. Her first instructional book for professionals, The Art of Children’s Portrait Photography, went on to be re-published and translated into seven languages. She quickly followed that with her critically-acclaimed professional portrait video Inside Contemporary Children’s Photography and then the Tamara Lackey Style Book, developed in collaboration with Kubota Image Tools. Translating her professional acumen and intuitive teaching skills to an amateur photographer audience, Tamara released a unique “edutainment” book, video and iphone app set, Tamara Lackey’s Capturing Life Through (Better) Photography™, which won the prestigious Booklist Editors’ Choice Award in Media.
Tamara has co-produced and hosted a number of live broadcasts and her web series, the reDefine Show, examines the inspiring stories of top-tier creative artists who make it work. Tamara’s interview style showcases her abiding interest in real conversations that share practical tips, innovative methods, and great advice to anyone wanting to pursue a creative lifestyle – and still have a life.