This presentation will begin with an overview of what makes a great portrait and the prep you should be doing before picking up the camera.
Joe will review the essential gear needed to shoot portraits on location or in a studio setting. He will also do a virtual studio demo to show you an almost foolproof approach to lighting that you can master with minimal practice.
What you will learn:
- Camera and lens selection
- Lighting options.
- Foolproof lighting setups.
- Background selection.
- Posing and directing for relaxed, natural looks.
- Cropping and Composition.
- …and much more!
Who should attend this LIVE presentation?
Photographers of all skill levels who are beginning to explore portraiture and want an excellent primer.
How can I help you?
There will be a live Q&A session after the presentation.
Come prepared with questions.
This is a FREE 90-Minute LIVE Interactive Photography Presentation by Joe Edelman.
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Award-Winning Photographer, Author, and Photo Educator
MY MISSION is to help photographers develop a solid understanding of
the 'Hows and Whys' behind making consistently great photographs.
As an award winning photographer with over 5 decades of experience, I have professional experience in nearly every genre of photography, from my start as a newspaper photojournalist to my position today as an internationally recognized photo educator. I love to share my experience to help new photographers fast track the learning curve to success with their cameras.
Virtual Photography Presentation FAQ’s
Registering After you register for a live virtual online presentation (webinar), you will receive a confirmation email that will include information about how to access the online classroom (ZOOM), including a unique link for you to use. Each link will only allow 1 person to enter the class – so don't share it.
Do I need special software? Presentations are hosted and presented via ZOOM. Download all of the ZOOM Apps or Browser Extensions here: https://zoom.us/download.
How is the presentation structured? The presentation will begin promptly at the scheduled time. This is a LIVE presentation on the topic, followed by a LIVE Q&A. You will be able to share questions via the ZOOM chat or via the ZOOM video.
“You Are Being Recorded” Presentations will be recorded. Your comments and questions will be a part of the recording.
Paid attendees will receive an email with a link to view the video within 24 hours after the presentation concludes. The video replay will be available for 72 hours after the email notification is sent. There will be no exceptions.
Presentations can NOT be downloaded or shared These presentations are copyrighted by Joe Edelman / Joe Edelman PhotoGraphicS. I appreciate your support, and it's thanks to that support I can continue producing content!
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