What will you learn?
Advertising and Product photography is all about fulfilling the goals and requirements of the client by coming up with images that connect with the audience. In this genre, a winning image is the one that talks to the viewer and makes the believe that this is one of the best product. This workshop works on that thought process and helps you understand the angles, lighting and other technicalities in making such images.
Is this for you?
All you need is a DSLR with a kit lens and all the more enthusiasm to learn product photography. This workshop starts with the basics and covers all aspects of product photography & lighting.Ideal for everyone…
What will you take away?
Along with the extensive knowledge of product lighting and photography, the participants also get to make their own portfolio during the course of workshop.
Cleaning up after a shoot
Organising, rating, keywording
Adobe RGB Vs sRGB
Post processing software
Adobe Softwares (Photoshop, Lightroom)
Open Source Alternatives
Identifying a suitable Workflow
The importance of a workflow
What suits your style
The general issues
Learn to identify the general issues
All About RAW
RAW Vs JPEG
RAW processing software
Working on corrections – Exposure, Highlights/ Shadows, White balance, Brightness, Contrast, Saturation
Noise reduction, selective dodging/ burning, sharpening for web, sharpening for print, working with masks
Adding punch to images
Creative color processing
Concept of master file
What is DPI or PPI
Settings for Web
Settings for Print
Hands-on practicals (working on their own images) during the session
Reviewing their processed files and providing feedback
Questions and Answers
Manikandan Thimma, an advertising professional by background, he worked on some of India’s most well-known brands, over the past 13 years. From multinational agencies such as Lowe Lintas, to specialist firms like OpusCDM, he worked with diverse organisations, on assignments that are equally varied: creative design for start-ups, and art direction for major brands that are household names.
The workshop is on Sunday, 22 May, 2016.
9:30AM to 5PM with appropriate breaks
Cost per participant is 2750/-
For existing Pixellin customers:
Have you been a Pixellin customer? Shopped anything from Pixellinstore.com or used our rental service? If yes,
Special Price : 2500/-
For Walk-in participants:
Anyone who is not registered for the event and directly appear at the venue,
Cost: 3000/- (subject to availability. We encourage you to call up and check the availability before coming)
Tea/ snacks provided at the appropriate breaks
Notepad/ pen for taking notes
Anything that is not there in the included list is considered as excluded.
Advantages of Pixellin Workshops & Tours
We believe in providing a delightful learning experience. Our workshops are carefully designed to make learning fun but very effective.
- Personal Attention - Every participant gets maximum personal atention during the workshop.
- Your Expectations - Your pre-workshop expections will be exceeded over and above.
- Hands On - Our theroy class will be backed with best of hands on practicals/ exercises. You get to work on your own images.
- Value for Money - Our workshops are the most affordable and we make it worth every penny that you spend.
- Take Away - You go back from the workshop with some Pixellin goodies and a treasure of knowledge.