Boudoir Photography is a very tasteful and elegant form of glamour photography.
This line of photography is also a very rewarding financial add on for the portrait and wedding photographer.
There are many aspects to take in to account when shooting Boudoir photography, only one of which is technical ability. Understanding your client’s needs and making them feel relaxed is the hardest but most important aspect.
Throughout the shooting session we will analyze and discuss how these elements simply contributes to the strength of your images and how easy is to convey a creative touch to them.
In this peculiar workshop our tutor will share tips and techniques from his experience in the movie industry, emphasezing the important aspects of the storytelling process in the images construction, such as create a story.
The event is open to both beginners and intermediate photographers and is limited to 8 participants in order to give all of you the possibility to get the most out of the evening and shoot in a relaxed and friendly studio environment.
Your day is spent in our professional studio learning. You will be taken through various lighting set ups from high key to the moody low key, easy set builds, using props posing advice, composition, basic retouching and using post production software with sales techniques.
Key Features :
- Exploring lighting techniques and light modifiers
- Building a complete scenography
- Using different materials for your shoots in a creative way
- Emphasising the storytelling of your photographs
- 6.30am - Introduction with light refreshments
- Hi key lighting
- Soft lighting
- Posing techniques and using props
- Shooting, shooting shooting with two models at time !
- 9.30pm Finish shooting
- Business and professional advice
- Question & Answer
- 10:00pm - Close
The model : Leonore Leopard
It is not important which camera you will bring along with you and we are very keen to welcome film cameras whether it is a 35mm camera or a medium format camera, arrangements can be made to hire cameras if you don’t own one or if you want to try something different, please ask when booking.
If you have a Compact, Hybrid or Bridge camera you can still take part in this course, we guarantee to show how to get fantastic pictures with all types of cameras.
We suggest to have a lens that will allow you to crop to half length and full length figure. This would ideally be a 24-70mm (Full frame) or 18-55mm (APS size).
We will provide you with a RF trigger to work with the studio flashes in our studio if you don’t have your own.
No need to worry, just bring your creativity and your passion for photography !
Time : from 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm
Model : for this workshop will be Leo - link to her MM profile