Portrait & Natural Light Photography

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This course is aimed to cover photograhing portraits in natural light, speedlights, and constant light.

Those attending the course will have a basic knowledge of photography and have an understanding of aperture, shutter speeds and exposure.

Key Features Of The Course

  • Capture character & personality to get great portraits
  • Learn how to compose for portraits
  • Understanding natural light & window light
  • Taking portraits of different shapes sizes and gender
  • Working with flash, reflectors & constant light sources
  • Choosing the right background & environment
  • Adding interest and object to your portrait images
  • Camera settings, lens choice & equipment

There will be light modifiers and lighting that can be used with your cameras for Nikon and Canon and Sony, if you have your own please feel free to bring it with you especially your speedlights.

During the day you will be photographing the models, and getting feedback on your photos as well as being taught portrait photography techniques.

During the day we will have two locations to shoot from the Lowther Room at the Glendower Hotel a light and bright room with lovely decor and two big windows.

Second location will be weather dependant, which will either be St Anne's Pier or the sand dunes using the Elinchrome ELB 400 off camera flash.

Female Model

Katie Royle

The lovely Katie Royle will be our bride on the day, a rising star from Manchester who is already making waves in the model industry

Male Model

Filip B

Filip is very laid back and easy to get along with and has a good strong look,  just what you want from a male model.

On Hand Equipment

Elinchrom Lighting

You will have access to the professional Elinchrom ELB 400 lighting system with Beauty dish and grid, Elinchrom Deep Octa soft box various reflectors and the Lupolux constant Dayled 650 fresnel light.


Abbie Baxter St Annes Sand Dunes and The Elinchrom ELB 400

When?  10th DECEMBER 2017 - 9am- 5pm

£125 per person 
Limited to 4 Photographers

The Course is simple & effective

The course will give you a valuable insight into portrait photography.

photography is all about building a relationship with your subject understanding your environment, working with light and composition. So the next time you photograph a model, friend or corporate representative, you will be ready with your new found knowledge and experience.

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