Learn how to click stunning portraits using an off-camera flash, and use an on-camera flash more effectively to photograph weddings, birthdays and other events. You do not need to own a flash or other accessories to attend this workshop.
All accessories will be provided during the workshop.
This workshop is a beginner's guide to making professional-looking portraits at home and in small spaces using simple and affordable equipment. You will see how easy it is to set up a home studio with a small budget.
How will you benefit from this workshop?
Understand what differentiates an OUTSTANDING PORTRAIT from a GOOD PORTRAIT.
Setups and shooting techniques for LOOP, SPLIT, BROAD, and SHORT.
Understand the different types of FLASH (Speedlight) available.
Learn how to use speedlights in the MANUAL and TTL modes to control the exposure and photograph weddings, parties and other events.
Learn how to use speedlights with inexpensive WIRELESS TRIGGERS for portrait lighting.
Use multiple speedlights to light the HAIR and BACKGROUND etc.
Understand the role of WHITE, GOLD and SILVER reflectors in photography.
Discover affordable accessories that you can use to take your portrait photography to the next level.
Please carry your camera and lenses, and a notebook and pen to make notes.
The workshop fee includes tea/coffee and lunch.
Girish Menon made his first pictures in his teens - a set of 36 photographs on a film camera. Already possessing an interest in experiencing wildlife, cultures and ancient knowledge that was quickly fading, he took off on a solo trip to South India after quitting his IT job. He took up photography full time on his return and has been facilitating workshops since 2007.