Daile Kaplan

© Daile Kaplan

about Daile

Daile Kaplan is a photography specialist for PBS’s Antiques Roadshow, as well as a collector, author, appraiser, and curator. She spent three decades as Vice President and Director of Photographs and Photobooks at Swann Auction Galleries, in New York, where she organized 90 sales, sold more than 60,000 classical, contemporary and vernacular photographs and photobooks, and set numerous world auction records. She has lectured at numerous museums, universities, and appraisal associations. Daile coined the term “pop photographica” to describe a new genre of collectibles reflecting the convergence of photography and popular culture. She serves on the board of directors of the Photographic Preservation and Conservation Group and was also a board member of the Appraisers Association of America for ten years.

Workshops taught by Daile Kaplan

Climate Change and Photography: A Call to Action

with with Victor Moriyama, Nichole Sobecki, Kiliii Yuyan, and moderator Carlan Tapp

December 7, 2024

Handmade Bookbinding: Soft Cover Long Stitch

with Kelly Webeck

November 16 and 23, 2024

Diptychs, Triptychs, and Beyond

with Manuela Thames

September 3 – 20, 2024

SPARK ART: A Creative Workshop for Photographers

with Leanne Trivett S.

November 5 – 22, 2024

Light, Lighting, Lit

with Tony Corbell

November 4 – 22, 2024

The Black-and-White Image

with Carlan Tapp

November 2 – 20, 2024

The Critique Circle: A Six-Week Online Workshop

with Cheryle St. Onge

September 18 – October 23, 2024

The Visual Journal

with Michael Napper

September 14 – October 12, 2024
– Summer Season

A Taste of Santa Fe: Food and Restaurant Photography

with Douglas Merriam

July 22 – 24, 2024

Elevated Perspectives: Exploring Creative Drone Photography

with Rick Berk

September 17 and 19, 2024

The Fine Art of Flat Lay

with Philippa Stanton

September 4 – October 2, 2024

Portugal: A Rich Cultural Tapestry

with Jennifer Spelman

October 3 – 10, 2025

Iceland: The Land of Fire and Ice

with Stephen Wilkes

September 15 – 24, 2025

Vietnam: Land of the Blue Dragons

with Jennifer Spelman

April 4 – 15, 2025

Colombia: Colonial Cartagena and Carnival de Barranquilla

with Kike Calvo

February 22 – March 3, 2025

Digital Dreamscapes: The Art of Compositing in Adobe Photoshop

with Gabriel Isak

August 17 and 24, 2024

Creative Capture: Exploring Varied Perspectives

with Cat Simmons

Getting the Most from Your Nikon Z5, Z6, and Z7 Series Mirrorless Camera

with Rick Berk

June 14 – 25, 2024

Capturing Color: A Comprehensive Guide To Color Toning

with Joe Perri

September 10 and 12, 2024

Motherhood and the Photographic Practice

with Amy Harrity

October 22 – November 12, 2024

Out of Bounds: Unconventional Approaches to Portraiture

with Selina Román

Mastery: The Art of Color Photography

with Stephen Wilkes

May 7 and 9, 2024

Light on Plate: Introduction to Food Photography

with Powell Jordano

September 16 – 26, 2024

The Portrait Essay

with Steven Laxton

May 22 – June 12, 2024

Creative Post-Processing: Using Simple Techniques to Craft Artistic Images

with Shelley Vandegrift

January 7 – January 17, 2025

Photoshop for Photographers: The Essentials

with Shelley Vandegrift

October 29 – November 8, 2024

Digital Collage 1.0

with Maggie Taylor

May 1, 4, and 8, 2024

Night Sky Photography and Post-Processing Techniques

with Rick Berk

A Photograph as Haiku: The Leap

with M. H. Rubin

April 15 – May 2, 2024

The Fine Art of Still Photography

with Kimberly Witham

October 19, 2024

The Language of Vision

with Maria Finitzo

Modern Montage: A Creative Retreat

with Maggie Taylor

October 21 – 25, 2024

The Next Step: San Miguel de Allende

with Sam Abell

October 21 – 25, 2024

The Fine Art of Infrared Photography: Unveil the Hidden Beauty

with Laurie Klein and Shelley Vandegrift

October 14 – 18, 2024

Mojo Rising: Renew Your Creative Spirit

with Keith Carter

October 14 – 18, 2024

Discover the Realm of Blur

with Roxanne Bouché Overton

October 14 – 18, 2024

Discovering One's Intuition Through Compositing

with Karen Divine

October 7 – 11, 2024

Exploring the Secrets of the Night: San Miguel de Allende

with Jason Langer

October 7 – 11, 2024

Spirit of Place: San Miguel de Allende

with Sal Taylor Kydd

October 7 – 11, 2024

A Portrait of Coastal Maine

with Reid Callanan

October 27 – 31, 2024

Autumn Colors in Acadia

with Rick Berk

October 6 – 10, 2024

On Print Process: Vintage to Digital

with Anne Kelly

April 20, 2024

Architectural Narratives in Landscape Photography

with Serena Dzenis

ICM + ME Artistry: Three Voices, Three Visions

with with Renee Lynn, nicholas x bent, Craig Boehman, and moderator Stephanie Johnson

May 18, 2024
– Summer Season

The Poetry of Place

with Susan Burnstine

July 22 – 26, 2024
– Summer Season

Alternative Photographic Processes Using Natural Materials

with Julia C. Martin

– Summer Season

The Fine Art of Macro Photography

with Kristi Odom

July 15 – 19, 2024
– Summer Season

The Photographic Book

with Mark Klett

– Summer Season

The Cultural Portrait

with Jennifer Spelman

July 8 – 12, 2024
– Summer Season

From A to Zine: A Super Fun Five-Day Photo Zine Deep Dive

with Jeff Phillips