IPC01 – Intermediate Portrait Photography
One Day Workshop / Tutor: Mella Travers / Max. 8 per class
This course is suitable for photographers who have an understanding of their camera settings and can shoot on the manual setting, who want to learn and understand Portrait Photography. This course will provide you with the skills to take a great portrait through demonstrations and hands-on shooting. Students will learn about the challenges and joys of taking a portrait while shooting a model. Investigate different styles of portrait photography from the candid shot to the more formal shoot. Learn composition through the camera lens and the effects of different focal length lens have when taking a portrait as well as ways of posing and positioning the subject. Different lighting techniques, through managing natural and artificial light, using reflectors and retractors as well as photographing in the studio using simple studio lighting setups.
Saturday 30th September
10.30am-17.30pm (includes an hour for lunch)
You can book the course by email/phone or through the Paypal button below
About the Tutor
Mella Travers has worked in photography for over 25 years, including the fashion industry and commercial areas. She has exhibited in Ireland and internationally and taught on a variety of different third level and adult education courses. Mella holds an honours BA in Photography from the University of Westminster, London.