Register in all three classes (Posing People, Lighting Made Easy and Posing Children & Families) and receive a 15% discount.
As a photographer, you want your clients to look and feel amazing so you can create a picture-perfect portrait. In this class, we’ll discuss the fundamentals of how to guide your subjects into positions that are most flattering and comfortable. You will explore the differences between male and female poses, the advantages of both full length and close-up portraits and uncover tips on posing hands. You’ll leave with confidence that you can capture relaxed and natural expressions from your subjects. Prerequisite(s): Fundamentals of Digital SLR Photography or the ability to use the buttons, dials and settings on your camera
Lighting Made Easy
Enhance your knowledge and take a look at the role of light in setting the mood for your portrait. You will be introduced to the four basic lighting patterns for portrait photography and will learn how to utilize them to add beautiful images to your portfolio. This class incorporates the use of natural light outdoors, window light and flash photography. Prerequisite(s): Fundamentals of Digital SLR Photography or the ability to use the buttons, dials and settings on your camera
Posing Children & Families
Whether you’re interested in becoming a professional photographer or just want better pictures, it’s important to know how to pose your subjects. Posing children and families can be complicated, yet it is one of the most common types of digital photographs. Chris Stambaugh will reveal his best posing tips for family photos and children and babies of all ages so you can start to improve your techniques to get that shot everyone will love. Prerequisite(s): Fundamentals of Digital SLR Photography or the ability to use the buttons, dials and settings on your camera