Contest finished on Nov 24th, 2017
CreativeLive Class - Portrait Photography Bootcamp Humans are social creatures. We love to reflect on ourselves and the people we cherish, and we like to have that ability whenever we please. Portrait photography is an excellent skill to cultivate for anyone with a camera - whether you're simply taking better photos of your family or want to build out your business's portrait portfolio. Lindsay will walk you through everything you need to know to take great portraits. You will learn about: Camera selection, settings, and accessories Lighting and lenses Posing and directing men, women, full-figured subjects, and groups Portrait Photography Bootcamp will start at the very beginning and help you establish a foundation for all styles of portrait photography. You will learn about the essential elements of a good portrait; lighting, posing and expression. Then you will learn how to work with what you've got, with instruction on shooting with window, natural, indoor, and studio lights.
CreativeLive Class - Fine Art Portraits Forget flashy studios and expensive props. Join award-winning photographer Brooke Shaden to learn inexpensive ways to create elaborate, gallery-style works of art from scratch. This 3-day fine art portrait photography course is dedicated to teaching you how to add fine art sensibility to your portfolio. Through the use of her creative techniques, Brooke shows you how to transform mundane images into dramatic, eye-catching works of art. Intended for motivated beginners and experienced pros alike, this course walks you through everything you need to know to create jaw-dropping fine art portraits and have them hanging on gallery walls in no time. After 3 days with Brooke, you will have mastered new, innovative lighting techniques, Photoshop editing, pitching your images to a gallery rep, and much more.
CreativeLive Class - Posing 101 Posing Techniques Every Photographer Needs To Know. Ready to expand your posing skills? Join fashion photographer and CreativeLive instructor Lindsay Adler for a hands-on introduction to the fundamental posing techniques every photographer needs to know. During live photo shoots, Lindsay will cover how to work with different body types, including how to tailor movement and body angles, using a wide variety of models as examples. You will learn how to delight your clients by ensuring flattering results, every time. You will also learn about how your camera and lens choices affect posing choices, and how to select the gear that meets your needs. Lindsay will also teach you strategies for posing in more challenging situations including creatively posing brides and grooms, connecting with shy subjects, and working with subjects who are not classically beautiful.