What will you learn?
An extensive full day workshop covering all important aspects of portrait photography – technique, posing & interaction, light, framing, moment. The essential ingredients to get that magical frame which is both technically correct and aesthetically perfect, the one that connects with your client instantly.The participants will also get a hold of basic post processing, which gives the finishing touches to your work. And a wonderful on-field shoot with professional models to practice what is being learnt.
Is this for you?
A perfect workshop and course outline to help you take your portrait photography skills to the next level, a professional level. It will be useful for beginners and professionals alike. While the beginners can learn everything about the portrait photography, the professionals can fine tune their techniques.
What will you take away?
The workshop helps you in expanding your understanding of techniques involved in portrait photography. Deeper understanding of very important aspects like lighting (Natural & Speedlite), posing, effective interaction with the model, framing, etc. will be guaranteed.
One of its kind, the participants gets to learn and try their hands on both indoor studio lighting and outdoor natural lighting/ fill flash. Professional models/ makeup artists help you in building a quality portfolio.
On the paper
Planning the budget and finishing the shoot within it
Choosing a location
Different lighting styles for different occasions
What equipment do you need
In the absence of assistants, learn how to manage the shoot alone.
Other considerations (Dress changers, F&B, Transport, etc)
Before the shoot
Understanding and interaction with your model
Understanding the actual purpose of the shoot
Know the expectations of the client
Plan about how to meet those expectations
Visualise and make the list of frames that you would like to deliver
On the field
The shooting spot
The lighting styles
Technical aspects of using a Speedlite and light modifiers
Technical aspects of making images (camera settings, angles, etc.,)
Hands-on shoot with professional models
Inside the darkroom
Image selection after the shoot
Basic Post Processing
Printing and packaging
Delivery and follow-up
Review over a tea
Reviewing the participant’s work and providing feedback
Questions and Answers
Poornima Dsouza, a lifestyle photographer who believes in adding a lot of passion, life, and energy into every photoshoot that she gets involved in. Her work leaves a long lasting and beautiful memories in the lives of many families. While she is into almost all genres of people photography – kids, women, and maternity shoots are something very close to her heart. She keeps it simple yet effective by freezing the true essence of any moment and garnishing it with her creativity, a perfect blend.
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Sunday, July 23, 2017Filling fast!
Time: 9:30AM to 5:30PM
Fees per participant is 3750/-
For existing Pixellin customers:
Have you been a Pixellin customer? Attended any of our other workshops or used our rental service?
If yes,Special Price : 3500/-
For Walk-in participants:
Anyone who is not registered for the event and directly appear at the venue,
Cost: 4500/- (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.