Portrait Photography for Beginners Class
Categories: Digital Photography
Learn the art behind photographing people in Portrait Photography for Beginners
In our Portrait Photography for Beginners class you will get an introduction to the art of photographing people. Learning from a local expert, students will practice necessary techniques for photographing people both in studio and on location.
Learn about a range of topics including posing and interacting with your subject, building rapport, equipment choice, use of natural light and strobes and environmental portrait setup. Practicing with both in studio and outdoor portrait settings students will gain confidence in flattering their subjects.
Portrait Photography for Beginners students will also discuss retouching tools and procedures and at the end of class students will have the opportunity for constructive critique of their images from the instructor.
Upon successful completion of the Portrait Photography for Beginners class, students will be able to:
- Effectively use camera equipment to compose and capture a portrait
- Comfortably put subjects in a complimentary pose
- Setup a variety of studio lighting configurations
- Use natural light, open shade and fill flash in several outdoor portrait settings
- Take advantage of essential Adobe Photoshop tools to process and retouch portraits.
- Target student: Beginner to intermediate
- Computers & software provided in class
- Class size limited
*Student must have their own DSLR camera to participate. It is also recommended that you have the Adobe Photoshop software before starting class. You can purchase the software or obtain a trial from Adobe.com.
What to Bring
- – DSLR camera with a fully charged battery
- – Support hardware i.e. lenses, manuals or card readers may be beneficial but not required
Terms & Conditions
Available Public Classes
| Live Classes|
Space Available: 1 seat(s)
Location: Digital Workshop Center - Ft. Collins - View Map
Course Closing Date: 11-12-2018
Instructor(s): Josh Hardin
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Available Private Training
Digital Workshop Center offers each class in a private, one-on-one format. Private training may be scheduled around your availability and customized to your specific needs.
Consulting allows you to work one on one with your instructor, but does not follow a class curriculum.
If the public class schedule above is not ideal, please choose from the following options: