In a world where selfies and smartphone photos are the norm, what does it really take to capture a beautiful portrait?
In this 4-week introductory class we will cover the basics of portraiture, helping get you to a place of comfort when working with human subjects in a variety of lighting conditions. We will spend time discussing both natural and studio lighting, providing you with a background in both portraiture settings. We will also cover topics that include posing basics, how to interact with your subject while shooting, suggested gear for portraiture, and additional Lightroom adjustments to make your photos pop.
Whether you are an aspiring portrait photographer or hoping to take better shots of your family and friends during the holiday season, this introductory class is for you!
- Creating a portrait
- Harnessing light – natural & studio
- Posing fundamentals
- Capturing emotion
- Basic editing and image delivery
Photo I & Photo II