Studio Lighting: Portraits by Photography Course London - photography in London
Studio Lighting: Portraits by Photography Course London - photography in London

Studio Lighting: Portraits

This one-day course covers all of the fundamentals of studio portraiture lighting in Shoreditch.

Digital Class

7 hour class

Beginner

Various locations

Studio Lighting: Portraits
by Photography Course London
7 hour class
£199 per person

Classes

7 hour class

Daytime

This one-day course covers all of the fundamentals of studio portraiture lighting in Shoreditch.

In this class

From lighting set-up, techniques and tricks to the legal aspects of portraiture, this class covers all of the fundamental knowledge needed to venture into the world of portrait photography - all guided by our experienced tutor.

Suitable for complete beginners, this course covers; Studio Lighting;

  • Constant Lighting
  • Flash lighting
  • Balancing flash and constant light
  • Flash metering
  • Incident light metering
  • Reflected light metering
  • Use of Grey Card
  • Direction of light
  • Softboxes
  • Umbrellas
  • Polyboards
  • Backgrounds
  • Flashguns
  • Keeping it simple

Portraits

  • Daylight
  • Environmental portraits
  • Isolated portraits
  • Group shots
  • Using black & white
  • Adding light
  • Subtracting light
  • Exposure priority
  • Working with models
  • Photographing strangers
  • Model releases/permissions

Now you can

  • Take perfect portraits
  • Perfect your skills through experimentation based on the skills learned
  • Transfer these skills to other types of photography
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Select a class time

Thu 2 May, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Hackney, E2 7PR
Thu 20 Jun, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Hackney, E2 7PR
Fri 23 Aug, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Shoreditch, N1 7ED
Thu 17 Oct, 10:30am - 5:30pm
Shoreditch, E2 7EY

None of the dates work for you? Let the host know and you will be notified when new dates are added.

You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!

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Did you know?

The longest individual portrait shoot was carried out in Australia, by Rajesh Kumar, who took 1,010 individual portraits during an eight-hour session - Hopefully the lighting was perfect on all of them!
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About your host, Photography Course London

Photography Course London is a Photography school based in East London, Shoreditch, offering a wide variety of courses and classes, from Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced DSLR Photography to Post-Production Courses. You can engage in classes in the evening, daytime and on Saturday, in the classroom or fully practical, on location or in the studio. Their approach revolves around a focus on small sized classes at affordable prices, with experienced and skilled teachers as well as practitioners in the professional photographic industry. Click with photography by learning from the best.

Find us:

  • Just a stones throw away from… Old Steet Tube Station
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Age Requirement

17

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Studio Lighting: Portraits
by Photography Course London
7 hour class
£199 per person
7 hour class
from £199 per person