Photographing beauty is about the model, the light, the right lens and how they all work together to make a compelling image. Much will be learned in this two hour presentation by professional photographer and Sigma Pro Kevin Ames. You will expand your skills as he explains the behind the scenes of his work. Share in his strategies from choosing backgrounds to casting models, the importance of hair, makeup, props and styling that all contribute to the final result. Dive deep into techniques whilst Kevin shows you lighting diagrams, exposure tactics and how to photograph for post production in Photoshop.
Hands on is the best way to sharpen your photographic skills. This fashion shoot experience has participants making photographs with their camera under the guidance of professional photographer and Sigma Pro Kevin Ames. You will learn the behind the scenes techniques Kevin uses to shape the light for individual models. His demonstrations are projected as he creates each set up so workshop attendees can understand what is happening through the camera as well as in front of it. As a special bonus, Sigma is providing free loaner lenses including the exciting, new 50mm f/1.4 Art for participants of the workshop. It’s a perfect opportunity to work one on one with great models while trying out great lenses.
Kevin Ames is a gifted, engaging instructor. He is equally comfortable leading multi-day workshops, teaching hands-on Lighting, Exposure, Photography, Photoshop and Lightroom classes or as a platform speaker. He brings practical experience gained working as a a successful professional commercial photographer to his sessions. Kevin is an expert at lighting, digital capture and post production. He merges his expertise in making stunning photographs with an easy going instructional style that make his student have fun while learning everything from the photographic basics to advanced skills behind the camera and in front of the computer.
To book Kevin for an event click the contact link, give him a call or click the email link to send an inquiry. A list of his classes, demonstrations and workshops are in the classes & events drop down in the navigation bar. There you’ll find descriptions of his offerings for 2014. For groups of 100 or more sponsorship may be available.