Learn the art of taking portraits while at the same time learning about flash photography. Working with flash is not as scary as it sounds! With practice, you will master several techniques and get great photos. Photography continues to be the most essential component of conveying stories in a world with an insatiable need to be informed and shared.
This comprehensive introductory course will immerse students in the world of portraiture, giving them the skills to make dynamic photographs of subject posing. Course assignments will emphasize technical skill as well as creative and aesthetic considerations. Regular student shoots and critique as well as discussion and analysis of contemporary portraiture will help reinforce
This course will walk you step-by-step through the different things you need to know. By the end of the class, you will see your improved results right in the camera.
What you need: You must bring your own digital SLR camera (or cell phone with camera application) with adjustable exposure and focus. Also bring your camera manual.
If using your cell phone (iPhone or Android), be sure to install the camera software with manual controls.
For iPhone users, install the camera application: Manual – Custom exposure camera By Little Pixels For Android phone users install: Manual Camera application
A small tripod is highly recommended.
Lowell Makes Members are entitled to a 20% discount on the class price