Zeeshan Zafar
25 May

Studio Lighting Portraits & Photo Retouching Workshop

Fitzroy, VIC
Zeeshan Zafar
Learn multiple studio lighting setups to create creative portraits

About the event

Early bird price: $275/Photographer (Register before 19th of May - 12pm)
Workshop regular price after 19th May will be $350/Photographer

  • Learn fashion and dramatic portraits photography techniques in 3 hours of the workshop with a lot of knowledge and hands-on practice opportunities using basic to advanced Studio Lighting.
  • 3 Hours Mastering Studio Lighting Workshop using one studio light
  • Use of Studio Lighting from Basic to Advanced level
  • Use of different modifiers (Beauty Dish / Octabox etc)
  • Agency Model Provided (Fashion and Beauty)
  • Including 1 hour of retouching training using Photoshop
  • Techniques covered

    • Following Studio Lighting Techniques Covered:
    • Using your camera in manual mode
    • Introduction to studio lighting
    • Understanding composition rules
    • Understanding light
    • How to shoot shallow depth of field in Studio
    • High Key and Low Key concepts
    • Light setups for Fashion and Portrait photography 
    • Portraiture ethical values and models posing techniques
    • How to build your portfolio discussion
    • Editorial and Magazine submission shooting techniques 
    • Following Portrait Retouching Techniques Covered:
    • Raw file conversion and concepts
    • Healing / patching / cloning
    • Dodge and burn methods
    • Photography composition rules
    • Colour Grading
    • Frequency Separation (When and where you should use it)
    • Methods of converting your photos into B&W 

    What to bring

    • Studio location will be provided for attendees to shoot and practice
    • Professional agency fashion model to practice lighting with
    • All studio lighting gear including trigger to fire off flashes
    • 2 hours of Studio lighting coaching and shooting
    • 1 hour of portrait editing/retouching using Adobe Photoshop on projector screen (You don’t need to bring your laptop) 

    Event FAQs (For general FAQs, please visit the Frequently Asked Questions page)

    Some refreshments will be provided (Tea/Coffee/Snacks)
    Heaps of off street free parking available around the studio.
    25 May 2019, 2:00PM - 5:00PM
    Suitable for all levels
    A$275 per/person    


    Zeeshan Zafar

    Zeeshan Zafar

    I am a Melbourne based Portraiture Photographer and Photography Trainer. I started my photography journey as a Car Sports Photographer in 2004, but soon after I...

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