THE BEGINNERS GUIDE TO PORTRAIT
Date : Date : 03/12/2017 (Sun) 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Fascinated by stunning portraits in magazines and billboards? Pick up the tips and tricks of capturing smooth skin and perfect tones at the Portrait Photography for Beginners Workshop.
The workshop covers the fundamentals of commercial photography. With a focus on providing hands-on experience, participants will be briefly taught the basic theories involved in commercial photography before trying their hand at capturing portrait shots at a location shoot.
Our experienced trainers will then demonstrate the essential Photoshop tools and skills used to retouch photographs for commercial-quality images.
1. Before attending this workshop, participants should be able to navigate camera settings to adjust the following: aperture, shutter, ISO, white balance and focusing point.
2. Pre-install Photoshop trial version, click here
3. Laptop batteries must be fully charged
Briefing and Camera Fundamentals (30-45 mins)
Understanding how aperture affects the photo
Learn how different lens focal lengths affect the photo
Understanding the different white balance settings used in shooting portraits
Recommended camera settings
Recap on different compositions
Location Shoot (1.5 Hours)
Theme: Everyday Fashion
Location: Somerset Skate Park
Learning how to direct your subject
Adjusting your camera settings to suit shooting conditions
Post-Production Procession (2 Hours)
Understanding highlights, mid-tones and shadows
Resizing your photo
Applying your watermark