Do you ever find yourself not knowing why your photos with your SLR camera don't look as nice as your images from your phone or tablet? In this digital era, portraits can be easy to create by anyone with a cell phone, tablet, etc. and professional photographers need to stay ahead of the game by staying creative and knowledgeable about lighting and posing in any situation. Instructor Ramiro Gaytan is an award-winning photographer that has been offering photography classes for over 14 years and this is your opportunity to learn from an experience professional photographer and speaker. In this class, students will learn and apply a variety of lighting techniques and posing to obtain the best portraits. Students will work with ambient light, reflectors, flash on camera and off camera, and will also learn the difference between harsh light and soft light.