The On Location Fashion Photography Workshop in the Streets of Chicago on June 29 & 30, 2013 is going to be published once again! You will take your portfolio and career to an entirely new echelon and be given an opportunity to submit your work for publication! We just booked Celebrity Wardrobe Stylist Misha Geno and Top Agency Represented Makeup & Hair Stylist Heather Frederickson that styled the last 3 Published Covers and Editorials from the Chicago Workshops! We are casting models from FORD, Wilhelmina, ELITE, NEXT, Vision, and BMG Models for a completely over the top production. After receiving casting options from the top agencies, each photographer that takes part will have the opportunity to make casting selections for the workshop!
Day 1: - The first day is focused on Art Directing and Story Boarding your own fashion magazine editorial that you will be shooting as a High Fashion Magazine Editorial Spread with Top Agency Represented Fashion Models from FORD & BMG Models. We booked Celebrity Makeup & Hair Stylist Heather Frederickson. CelebrityWardrobe Stylist Misha Geno will be styling elegant high fashion wardrobe atthe most incredible location in Chicago. You will learn advanced Location Lighting Techniques to create stunning fashion imagery and be shooting for 6 to 8 HOURS STRAIGHT to create an 8 to 12 Page Fashion Editorialin a Day! We are shooting with over $150,000 of High End Location Lighting Equipment Sponsored by ProFoto and Samy’s Camera. You will tell your own art directed dynamic fashion story through your photographs that will take your portfolioto an entirely new level. The spreads on this page are from the last LA Fashion Workshop that we shot at this location and with the samemakeup & hair stylis thatended up being Published as an 8 Page Fashion Editorial Spread in The Los Angeles Fashion Magazine!
Day 2: The Second Day is focused on Building a Strong Cohesive Portfolio and entails a professional critique to what you have photographed on Day 1. We will discuss finding your vision as a photographer, building a powerful portfolio around your vision, and maximizing profits with your own unique style of work. We will have a master panel of experts including a photography agent, as well as an Art Buyer/Creative Director from an ad agency.We will be going into detail about the business of photography, networking, marketing, self-promotion and maximizing usage rights and profits as a photographer and taking your career to the highest level! We will go in depth on Editing, Post-Production, Advanced Retouching and consultation from a world class retoucher. This aspect of the weekend will push you to your potential and maximize your imagery to enhance your branding as a photographer. We will discuss designing your Print Promo and E-Promo from the images you justphotographed to market yourself to potential clients for massive ad campaigns and magazine editorials. We will show you how to shoot, light, retouch and market yourself to maximize profitability and become a highly successful fashion photographer.