The price of your ticket can be put towards a Tamron lens purchase! All you have to do is purchase a Tamron lens during the Feature Fair weekend and show us your ticket confirmation to get the price credited toward your lens purchase!
In this presentation you'll learn the cornerstone techniques and thought processes necessary to walk away from any portrait session with the best image possible. Choosing the right lens and composition to tell your story is just the beginning. You also need to choose or create the best light to flatter your subject.
Join Erik as he explains how to achieve both, with minimal equipment while achieving maximum results.
In this class, you'll learn things that pertain to Classical & Environmental Portraiture including:
Composition of the face and the frame
Lens selection for different scenarios
The characteristics of light and how it behaves
Finding the right natural light
How to control off camera lighting
Classical lighting patterns and where to apply them
As well as tips for working with your subject
Timeline for this class:
10:30am-12:30pm - Part 1 of Class
Lunch break and Erik Valind book signing!!!
2:00pm-3:30pm - Part 2 of class
About Erik Valind
Erik Valind is a freelance photographer, born and raised on the Florida beaches, now living in New York City. Specializing in commercial lifestyle photography and environmental portraiture - airy and energetic imagery defines the style and vision of this top pro photographer. Erik also shares his visual approach, techniques and passion for photography internationally as a speaker at major photo conferences, as an author, and online as a CreativeLive and KelbyOne instructor.