May 3, 2021
at 9:00am -
with Olivia M. Ginn
Join this class for a day learning how to photograph professional women.¬† We will discuss the business process followed by the opportunity to photograph a model as the instructor guides you through posing and lighting. This class will cover the important details on how to create a successful portrait session your client will be excited about.
You will learn how to move through each stage, beginning with the inquiry and consultation, to location scouting, wardrobe selection, the day of the photoshoot, in person image selection, and final image delivery. Next, there will be hands-on learning in the studio with a live demonstration and practice time for attendees to learn how to capture beautiful professional images that will show your client's personality. Learn how to choose your light modifiers for studio work vs on-site setups.
If you would like to work with professional women and want to enhance your client experience then this class is right for you. Olivia Ginn looks forward to sharing her lighting techniques, creative ideas, and strategies that will help you build your business in this lucrative market.
Course Items: Items to Bring: Note-taking materials, camera and portrait lens, 85mm or 105mm recommended, images of business portraits/headshots for a portfolio review on a device like an iPad or laptop.
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