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Mastering Studio Lighting Workshop with Andrew Appleton Photo Training at Saracen House Studio in Milton Keynes

At Saracen House Studio, we're proud to work with renowned photographer and trainer, Andrew Appleton to provide first class photography training in Milton Keynes.  Our range of workshops, tuition and photography days offer knowledge on a wide range of topics.

Mastering Studio Lighting Workshop | Photography Training at Saracen House Studio | Milton Keynes

Mastering Studio Lighting Workshop - Beyond the Basics

You’re confident with the basics of studio lighting and now you want to get a little more creative. This course is the perfect follow-on from Mastering Studio Lighting, the Essentials. So, we begin with a short refresher session on the skills learnt in the Essentials. After that, we’re straight into shoot time with our professional model.

In the Essentials course, we focused on what you can achieve using a single light. In this course, you move on to multi-light setups. We introduce gels to the mix and show you how to achieve a range of interesting moods and effects, using more advanced modifiers, including spot and fresnel attachments.

Here’s how the shoots run. Before lunch, you will work with a classic three-point portrait setup: key light, fill light and accent light. After lunch, there are more shoots including the introduction of movement into your images by mixing constant light and flash, using slow shutter speeds. We also get busy with gels and a range of different modifiers.

The day rounds off with a look back at the shots you’ve taken and it’s time to study some example images. Having deconstructed a few different lighting setups, you’ll be charged up to go away and start planning your own lighting designs.

Mastering Studio Lighting - Beyond the Basics
Course Information

Location:  Saracen House Studio
Date:  
Saturday 9th November 2019
Time:  11am to 5pm
Lunch:  Provided (please advise of dietary requirements)
Knowledge Level:  Beginner to Intermediate

Requirements:
Digital SLR of any make, please advise if you are a Sony Alpha user.
Speedlights
We recommend a lens that covers 35mm to 150mm on a full frame sensor, but bring your kit bag
Memory Card
Pen and Notepad

Price:  £149

Discounts available for members of Guild of Photographers & SWPP
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