May 25, 2013 · 10:30 AM
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This is an event not to miss...! The LPMG is pleased to announce a day with Damien Lovegrove. Come and learn from one of the best in the business.
Damien Lovegrove is one of the foremost trainers of photography and entrepreneurial business strategies in our industry. A published writer and regular columnist, Damien travels widely sharing his knowledge and expertise and has a contagious enthusiasm for photography and the development of others. He has earned the coveted 'Master of the Craft' accolade from the Guild of Photographers in recognition of his skills and commitment to the art of photography and the training thereof. This award has only been given to 5 other photographers throughout the world.
Damien Lovegrove learned his trade as a cameraman and lighting director during 14 years at the BBC. Days off from filming were often spent taking photographs for a variety of top name clients including Peugeot, Motorola, and Adidas.
[masked] Classic Hollywood Reborn: A practical demonstration by Damien Lovegrove on how to recreate the classic Hollywood lighting set ups. The output of Damien's camera will be on the big screen. Damien will demonstrate how to shoot using continuous hard light and soft light sources. He will show how to create those classic rim lighting effects and how he uses and feathers lensed lights. Damien will discuss key angles and demonstrate how to create depth in two dimensional portraits. Many of the techniques shown can be recreated with studio flash lighting systems.
[masked] Advanced Lighting and Composition in Portraiture - an inspirational journey
Damien will take you through a creative journey of inspiration to reveal the strategies behind 80 of his images from the 2012 collection. He will discuss the advanced lighting set ups and composition in detail. Having a strategy and a vision is fundamental in creating great portraits and this is your chance to learn from a contemporary master at first hand.
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