There is power in a great portrait, a story, a moment of time captured. It’s our job as photographers to create that moment. In this daylong workshop you’ll learn how to pose, shoot and capture available light portraits simply and easily, every time.
To facilitate learning the workshop is limited to 10 students.
Do you wish you could…
Use your camera to its fullest capabilities,
Create dynamic portraits simply,
Identify great light to shoot in,
Capture consistently great images?
Join us for a day that will change your photography and literally change the way you look at the world!
Overview of the Day
Workshop hours: 10AM – 4PM Master Photographer Glynn Lavender will spend the morning on theory and the afternoon on practical where you’ll be photographing a model with him.
Topics you’ll be learning all about:
Why shoot in manual
Understand why your camera makes mistakes
Creating Depth of Story
Why there are no rules of composition
Framing and perspective
Understanding balance in an image
Lenses and other Equipment
How lenses work for portraits
What lens to use and why
What is a portrait lens
Reflectors, tripods – do we need them?
How to find the right light for your image
Shooting outdoors in sun and shade
Dealing with tricky lighting
How to work with locations
Dealing with busy backgrounds
Dates, Times, Locations
Pleasant Hill, CA
Tuesday August 23, 2016 10AM-4PM
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church
1601 Mary Drive
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Friday August 26, 2016 10AM-4PM
First United Methodist Church
2100 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
$299, plus Eventbrite processing fee
Glynn Lavender, owner of Creative Photo Workshops is well known both in Australia and the USA for his 30+ year involvement in the photo industry and brings his passion for teaching photography to every event.
Glynn’s goal is to cut through the technical jargon of photography and get to the heart of what’s important – capturing great images everywhere we go and every time we pick up our camera.
Glynn’s ability to share his knowledge and empower Workshop attendees to reach their goals is well known and many working professional photographers consider Glynn their mentor and part of the reason for their success.
With nearly a thousand Workshops under his belt Glynn’s experience shines through at every event and he willingly shares everything – there are no ‘trade secrets’ at his events.
Glynn also leads international photography tours and training events to places such as the USA, Vietnam, India, Cuba, Africa, Myanmar and many others.