Portrait Lighting Workshop

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Nothing is more important to portrait photography than connecting with the person you are photographing its the foundation of an extraordinary portrait. This Workshop aims to give you the tools needed to create powerful portraits of your subject. Gain an understanding of how to pose your model and how to capture natural reactions in order to produce beautiful images. Selected locations only.

On The Day

On The Day

This workshop is for you if you..

  • Want to gain a greater understanding of portrait photography.
  • Want to learn how to capture natural reactions
  • Want to learn how to connect with the person you are photographing.
  • Having a good understanding of shooting modes such as "P" Program and "A" or "AV" Aperture Priority will be an advantage.
  • On this course you will learn

  • How to connect with your subject
  • Confidently pose your model
  • Capture natural reactions
  • Introduce props to further enhance and tell a story within your image
  • Using the following

  • A Model
  • Continuous light
  • Reflectors
  • Props- Hat, Glasses and other personal items
  • We will have a model on hand to allow you to put your new skills to the test. Taking some great shots along the way using continuous and natural light

    Our Portrait Workshop sits alongside our Studio Lighting Workshop. If you are looking to master the intricacy of studio flash lighting, learn how to manipulate and shape light or even just want to learn more about lighting then consider attending our Studio Lighting workshop too! https://www.jessops.com/courses/studio-workshop-14

    Recommended Equipment

    Equiment Required: DSLR
    Equiment Required: Mirrorless Camera
    Mirrorless Camera
    Equiment Required: Memory Cards
    Memory Cards
    Equiment Required: Bridge Camera
    Bridge Camera


    Course venue

    The Warehouse,
    54-57 Allison Street,
    B5 5TH

    Available dates

    25th May 2022
    29th October 2022

    Course venue

    Jessops Kingston,
    18/20 Thames Street,
    KT1 1PE

    Available dates

    22nd October 2022
    30th July 2022

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