Make amazing professional-quality portraits, capturing the essence of your subjects. Work with models, learn how to pose them, how to manipulate light to create portraits with feeling and depth. You’ll also get to take lots of photos of a professional model utilizing three different backdrops and in three different outfits.
What You’ll Learn
Learn how to pose people for awesome portraits as well as different types of lighting situations. We will be bringing a professional model that you’ll be able to photograph for your portfolio. A model-release form will be provided so you can use the images to help build your portfolio.
Overview of Topics
Effective tips to pose and work with a model/subject
How to manipulate natural light using reflectors, diffusers, modifiers and other tools
Explore various backgrounds to create different and unique looks
How to create professional-looking portfolio pieces
10-11AM: classroom breakdown with in-depth instruction on how to work with models and pose them as well as lighting techniques and styles.
11AM-NOON: model shoot using available light
NOON-1PM: model shoot using LED lighting (outfit change)
1PM-2PM: model shoot using off-camera flash/strobes (outfit change)
Bring your digital interchangeable lens camera with a fully-charged battery.
You can borrow any of our rental lenses or cameras during the shoot for no charge.
Because of the hands-on nature of this class and the complexities of the subject matter it’s limited to 15 people.
$99, plus Eventbrite online processing fee
You are welcome to pay in store to avoid the Eventbrite fee.
Save 10% if you register more than 2 weeks in advance!
TICKETS & DETAILS: https://mikescamera.com/school/portraitphotosmadeeasy