2019 Image of War seminar schedule (provisional)

FRIDAY, Sept. 27

10 a.m.: Optional history hike: Cold Harbor and Gaines’ Mill
1:30 p.m.: Seminar check-in open at Omni Hotel (until 4 p.m.)
2:15 p.m.: Walking tour: 50 photos around Capitol square and the hotel, Mike Gorman with Garry Adelman
6:30 p.m.: Meet for reception at Henrico Theater
Welcome from Bob Zeller and five presentations: Richmond overview, three 3-D shows and a photo quiz
Garry Adelman, Mike Gorman and Steve Woolf

SATURDAY, Sept. 28

By 8:15 a.m.: Breakfast on your own
8:28 a.m.: All-day Richmond bus tour, historic photos at every step: Libby Hill, Burnt District, Drewry’s Bluff and more!
Lunch on the field
4:30 p.m.: Return to Omni Hotel
6:30 p.m.: Banquet, raffle and auction

SUNDAY, Sept. 29

8:45 a.m.: Departure breakfast
10:30 a.m.: Meet at Fort Harrison — the most photographed place you’ve never heard of
12:45 p.m.: Seminar concludes


Bob Zeller: 3D photography pioneer, CCWP president
Garry Adelman: author, guide and CCWP vice president
John Richter: digital photo expert, CCWP imaging director
Mike Gorman: Civil War photo expert, National Park Service ranger
Steve Woolf: CCWP member and 3-D expert
Bob Szabo: wet plate photographer


The base hotel for this seminar will be the Omni Hotel Richmond. You may make reservations at the special rate of $149 per night + tax by calling the hotel at (804) 344-7000 and referencing the Image of War Seminar group for the Center for Civil War Photography room block.