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Portrait Photography Basics

at Princeton Photo Workshop -

We'll examine what to think about when preparing to shoot a portrait, including the type of portrait and its intended use, from expressive natural portraits to engaging posed portraits, from portraits of family and friends to formal headshots, from street captures to artistic portraits, from social media to prints. You'll learn the importance of light...

Sunday Oct 2nd, 10am - 12:30pm Eastern Time

Foundations of Portrait Photography Course

at Princeton Photo Workshop -

Part 1: Elements of Portraiture Live, fully interactive virtual learning  We'll examine what to think about when preparing to shoot a portrait, including the type of portrait and its intended use, from expressive natural portraits to engaging posed portraits, from portraits of family and friends to formal headshots, from street captures to...

Sunday Oct 2nd, 10am - 12:30pm Eastern Time

  (3 sessions)
$299

3 sessions

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Modern Portrait Art Camp (Ages 12-18 yrs)

at Art School of SF Bay -

Before photography was invented, a portrait was the only way to show and record the appearance of a person. In the first half of the XX century, photography became the most accessible and popular media of traditional portraiture, bringing what was previously an expensive art for almost everyone. This way, photography freed artists from realistic depictions...

Monday Jul 11th, 9am - 3:30pm Pacific Time

  (5 sessions)
$480

5 sessions

Artist as Subject: Strategies of Self-Portraiture

at Los Angeles Center of Photography -

How do we make an image of ourselves that moves beyond simple description? What elevates a self-portrait into the realm of narrative or universal? How can we use our own bodies to illustrate a concept or an idea? This class will help students answer these questions and more by studying the history and techniques of self-portraiture, shooting at home,...

Thursday Nov 3rd, 9am - 11am Pacific Time

  (6 sessions)
$575

6 sessions

DSLR Photography Advanced (Level 2)

at Digital Workshop Center -

DSLR Photography Advanced class will get to apply key concepts of photography that you learned in Level 1 in a hands-on environment.  We’re setting our cameras on “manual”, getting out of our seats and photographing a wide variety of situations.  In this interactive, fun photography training workshop you will be guided by a photo...

Tuesday Aug 9th, 5pm - 8pm Mountain Time

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The Making of Environmental Portraits

at Los Angeles Center of Photography -

Location, Location, Location: The Making of Environmental Portraits In this webinar Lauri Lyons will discuss how to photograph people on location, scout sites, work with minimal equipment, use natural light or flash, and how to create a dynamic and memorable image in a short amount of time.

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$45

The Creative Portrait

at Los Angeles Center of Photography -

“The most difficult thing for me is a portrait. You have to try and put your camera between the skin of a person and his shirt.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson In this workshop, we discuss all the elements of what makes a good portrait and delve into the process of working with people. We learn through attention to detail, postures and expressions,...

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$675

5 sessions

The Art of the Self-Portrait

at Houston Center for Photography -

From the earliest cave paintings to selfies on our phones, the self-portrait is a foundational part of creating. Get started developing your own self-portraits with this online workshop at HCP!  In this two-part workshop, students will be introduced to the art of self-modeling from the comfort of their homes. Additionally, students will experiment...

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$175

3 sessions

Seminar: Portrait

at PhotoManhattan -

This workshop is Online. All safety guidelines in place. For in person classes please check the One on One section of our site Seminar Portrait - the basics. This class will introduce students to basics of portraiture composition, controlling and modifying artificial and natural light and accessories, as well as creative techniques and tips which...

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$55

Portrait Beginners' Guide | In person or online

at PhotoManhattan -

Portrait Beginners' guide - Learn the dos and don'ts of Portraiture Welcome to Portraiture!. This workshop is a full guide to the fundamentals of portraiture. You'll learn: Posing, capturing the moments, Gestures, Body language, backgrounds, shooting angles, and directing and interacting with your subjects. Additionally, you'll learn how to work...

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$325

4 sessions

The Portrait Series

at Los Angeles Center of Photography - Online Distance Learning Class via Zoom, Los Angeles, California 00000

Online Learning Class via Zoom Portrait photographs are some of the most challenging to make. Portraits resolve our curiosities about each other and allow us to contemplate other’s existence. They allow us to stare in a way that is not socially acceptable outside the realm of photography. Portraits ask the photographer to consider ethical and representational...

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$460

4 sessions

Essential Portraiture

at BKC -

This session will be offered ONLINE-ONLY. Everyone loves a good portrait. But in this photographic genre, there’s far more than meets the eye. Portraits can be symbolic, iconic, flattering or revealing. In addition to learning how, we also encourage you to wonder why. This six-session, challenge-based course enhances your portrait skills through...

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$301

6 sessions

From the Personal to the Universal: Intimate Portraits

at Los Angeles Center of Photography -

From the Personal to the Universal: The Tools to Create Intimate Portraits with Rania Matar As a Lebanese-born American artist and mother, Matar has dedicated her artistic practice to exploring both sides of her cultural background, cross-cultural experience, and personal narrative, in addressing issues of personal and collective identity, through...

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$45

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Natural Light Portraiture Crash Course

at Houston Center for Photography -

This course will give students an understanding of how to manage light and how it can be used to create stunning portraits. You will learn tips and tricks to make your subjects look their best. An instructor-led photoshoot will help you understand how to pose models, direct them, and use natural lighting to create beautiful portraits. Attention:...

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$175

3 sessions

How to Light Environmental Portraits

at StrudelmediaLive -

Do you struggle with lighting? Learn on-location lighting using the least amount of equipment possible. We will concentrate on environmental portraits in a variety of situations, in indoor and outdoor locations.  We will cover on- and off-camera flash photography fundamentals: exposure, distance, mixing with ambient light, sync, TTL, light meters,...

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$340

5 sessions

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