This Course will focus on the main areas of how to use light, posing, and editing to achieve the best possible outcome you can achieve!
It’s good to note that studio lighting can apply to our furry friends, youngsters, families and adults.
The week-to-week breakdown is as follows:
Session 1 January 10th 2022 @ 7pm
Light, Science, and a bit of ‘Magic’ – In this we will really learn how light works, how it has different features and what they are.
Session 2 January 17th 2022 @ 7pm
Light that face – understanding proper lighting patterns. This covers various lighting types including Butterfly, Loop and Rembrandt
Session 3 January 24th 2022 @ 7pm
Adding a second and third source – increasing depth and separation
Session 4 January 31st 2022 @ 7pm
Understanding Posing – as Bruce Lee would have said, the art of posing without posing…
Session 5 February 7th 2022 @ 7pm
Bring the posing and lighting together – Let us create those timeless, masterful portraits, the finer details
Session 6 February 14th* @ 7pm
Pose, Light and refine – Creating the whole portrait.
*closer to the time we may shift this date, discussed with the group, to make way for the romantics who may want to celebrate St. Valentine’s Day with their loved ones! 🙂
Information about your Course Leader!
Not only a full time, multi-award winning professional photographer, a Master Crafstman, panel member and Judge at The Guild of Photographers, a Fellow & judge with The Societies, ambassador for Digitalab, Sony and Click Props, he is a visionary for Elinchrom too.
Gary is an artist and educator of Portraiture Photography widely known for his ability to use available and additional light to capture his magic; alongside his posing techniques for adults, children and families he is popular for his expertise in post-production. He has delivered talks to 1000s of photographers in worldwide (1600 in 2018 alone.)
If you would like to learn a little more about your trainer: