Portrait/Headshot Photography , Instructor Heather Smith
Dates: Wednesdays Sept 14 & Sept 21
Time: 6:00-7:30pm, 3 classes, 3 hours
“Get Ready for Your Close Up” Portrait Photography – Portrait/Headshot Photography is generally used for professional headshots for business or art related careers, and it is one of the most sought-after forms of photography. This course will show you how to take portrait photos with the best lighting, background, and composure, and as you move through the material, you will gain the skills and confidence to take stunning photos.
What You’ll Learn -Portrait/Headshot Photography is generally used for professional headshots for business or art related careers. It is one of the most widely sought-after art forms of photography.
- Learn portrait photography using reflectors, diffusers, and flash.
- Create powerful portraits using either natural or artificial light.
- Learn the core principals of composition and how to evoke emotion from your subject.
- Use depth of field to dramatically improve your portraits and make your photos look more professional.
Who Should Take This Course?
This course is not for experienced photographers, yet it is designed to allow armature photographers to capture professional headshots for use on websites, Instagram, Facebook, or printed materials. Whether you simply want to use your iPhone to take better Instagram pictures, or shoot pro-level photos, this course guides you through the principles that help you take photos regardless of your equipment or experience. As long as you have access to a camera (iPhone, Point & Shoot, or DSLR) and a desire to learn, you’re good to go.