Peter Coulson, known as the modern age black-and-white master of Photography, specializes in the genres of beauty, fashion and fetish. His images are recognised and well known for their sensual, mysterious & elegant feel; always with a twist of his screwed up sense of humour. He has worked commercially as a Photographer for over 15 years.

Coulson lives and breathes photography; 1/3 commercial, 1/3 educational, 1/3 shooting what he loves – 24/7. His love and passion is very evident in his work. The attention to detail, use of light, and the emotiveness of the models he shoots creating something that is visually and mentally stimulating. Fans around the world are captivated by his depth of knowledge, creativity, and incredibly fascinating photographic world.

His work is a continuous series of ongoing projects, portraits and commercial work. Coulson is inspired by people, places, objects, world events, but most importantly light and emotion.

Coulson’s work has been published as covers and editorials in magazines worldwide, as well as winning multiple prestigious awards including AIPP Australian Photographer of the Year, and AIPP Fashion Photographer of the Year 3 times.

He is proudly a worldwide Ambassador for Hasselblad, Zeiss and Ilford.



(Natural Light & Flash Workshop):

Price (Zeiss Owners): S$210 (Early Bird)
S$260 (after 23 Jun)
Price (Non-Zeiss Owners): S$460

Payment: CASH / NETS / CHEQUE / VISA / MASTER

Payment to:

Shriro (Singapore) Pte Ltd
11 Chang Charn Road, #06-01,
Shriro House (159640)



Course Content

Natural Light
– Selecting the location
– Working with Natural Light
– How to Manually Focus without effort
– See and modify light
– Using Natural reflectors
– Metering for Highlights and Shadows
– Talking models and communicating during a shoot
– Posing models
– Working with models on location
– Learning how to use light so you don’t need Photoshop to make your image pop

Flash Light
– Selecting the location
– Working with Natural Light at night time
– Lighting the Background
– Using Rear Shutter Sync
– See and modify constant light & Off Camera Flash
– The do’s & don’t when working with models at night
– Talking models and communicating during a shoot
– Posing models

Photoshop
- Detailed explanation on every tool that Peter uses in Photoshop, how he uses it, and why he uses it.
- Digital Workflow & Raw Convert
- Colour Space
- Layers, Masks and Blending Modes
- Beauty Retouching
- Peter's Black & White retouching techniques
- Peter’s Tips & Tricks
- PLUS Peter’s actions & the TIFF file edited from the workshop, to revisit what you have learnt and practice yourself!

What to bring (Participants)
- Notepad & Pen
- Camera
- Lenses
- Spare batteries & memory cards
- Flash
- We discourage laptops during Photoshop, please bring a pen & notepad for this
- Suitable clothing for shooting outside (sunscreen, hat, shoes comfortable to walk in)