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Mountain View, California 55 Fairchild Drive, Mountain View, California 94043
19 - Oct
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Where:Downtown Menlo Park, Santa Cruz Ave And El Camino Rea, Menlo Park, California, United States, 94025
Overview Discover how to make amazing professional-quality portraits with great tips on how to work with models, how to pose them and how to manipulate light to create professional-quality portraits! You'll also get to take lots of photos of a professional model utilizing three different backdrops and three different outfits.  What you'll learn Learn how to pose people for awesome portraits as well as different types of lighting situations. We will be bringing a professional model that you'll be able to photograph for your portfolio. A model-release form will be provided so you can use the images to help build your portfolio.  Overview of Topics Effective tips to pose and work with a model/subject How to manipulate natural light using reflectors, diffusers, modifiers and other tools Explore various backgrounds to create different and unique looks How to create professional-looking portfolio pieces  Class Schedule 10-11AM: classroom breakdown with in-depth instruction on how to work with models and pose them as well as lighting techniques and styles. 11AM-NOON: model shoot using available light NOON-1PM: model shoot using LED lighting (outfit change) 1PM-2PM: model shoot using off-camera flash/strobes (outfit change)  Prerequisites Bring your digital interchangeable lens camera with a fully-charged battery. You can borrow any of our rental lenses or cameras during the shoot for no charge. Because of the hands-on nature of this class and the complexities of the subject matter it's limited to 15 people. Subscribe to our Newsletter and learn about new Mike's Camera School programs, and be the first to know about our sales and member-only promotions. Subscribe to Colorado's Newsletter Subscribe to California's Newsletter
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