Lighting & Portraiture

December 5, 2020 11:00 am

Environmental Portraiture with Mark Edward Harris (Online Learning)


  • December 5, 2020
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

This practical, one-day workshop on environmental portraiture will give participants the necessary confidence and foundation for fresh approaches to photographing people in their natural surroundings.

By Brandon Gannon |
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December 13, 2020 11:00 am

Architecture on Location with Stephen Schafer (Online Learning)


  • December 13, 2020
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mastering architecture photography and location is a complex yet rewarding process. In this workshop we will examine the intricate relationship between architectural design, natural light and the weather, and explain approaches to artificial and natural lighting.

By Brandon Gannon |
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December 19, 2020 10:00 am

Lighting, the Dramatic Portrait, and Beyond with Michael Grecco (Webinar)


  • December 19, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Using his own work as reference, Michael will explain his techniques for creating light and shadow and will demonstrate how he creates his stylistic and dramatic images.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 19, 2021 10:00 am

The Intimate Portrait: Staying Connected During Covid-19 with Rania Matar (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • January 19, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • January 26, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 2, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 9, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 16, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 23, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this workshop, we discuss all the elements of what makes a good portrait and delve into the process of working with people.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 21, 2021 10:30 am

The Interpretive Portrait with Andrea Modica (Online Learning – Three Sessions)


  • January 21, 2021
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • January 28, 2021
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • February 4, 2021
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm

This course investigates historical and contemporary fine art as well as editorial portraiture, with an emphasis on creating a sense of personal vision.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 10, 2021 6:00 pm

Creative Portraiture with Ken Merfeld (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • February 10, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 17, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 24, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 3, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 10, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 17, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This six-week workshop will begin to explore the world of portraiture, the basics of natural and artificial lighting, and the psychology of dealing with people in front of your camera.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 11, 2021 1:00 pm

Artist as Subject: Strategies of Self-Portraiture with Jennifer McClure (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • April 11, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 18, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 25, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • May 2, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • May 16, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • May 23, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This class studies the history and techniques of self-portraiture, shooting at home, and reviewing photos as a class.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 24, 2021 11:00 am

Environmental Portraiture with Mark Edward Harris (Online Learning – One Session)


  • April 24, 2021
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

This practical, one-day workshop on environmental portraiture will give participants the necessary confidence and foundation for fresh approaches to photographing people in their natural surroundings.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 15, 2021 10:00 am

Tips for Portraits with Ian Spanier (Webinar)


  • May 15, 2021
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join Westcott top pro Ian Spanier for this webinar and learn the #1 thing you need to be doing NOW for better portraits.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 19, 2021 7:00 pm

Beginning Studio Lighting with Hugh Kretschmer (In-Person Learning – Six Sessions)


  • May 19, 2021
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 26, 2021
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 2, 2021
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 9, 2021
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 16, 2021
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 23, 2021
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this workshop, students will gain a solid foundation of studio lighting and practical knowledge of light. Working hands-on with the equipment, participants will learn how to select the proper light source for their subjects whether shooting portraits, still life or product.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 22, 2021 10:00 am

Portrait Studio Lighting: A One-Day Workshop with Kevin Scanlon (In-Person Learning – One Session)


  • May 22, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This one-day studio lighting course is designed as a basic introduction to lighting portraits in a controlled studio environment.

By Brandon Gannon |
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June 5, 2021 10:00 am

Portrait Location Lighting: A Two-Day Workshop with Ian Spanier (In-Person Learning – Two sessions)


  • June 5, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 6, 2021
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join photographer Ian Spanier in this two-day workshop as he teaches students how to effectively light portraits on location using natural and artificial light.

By Brandon Gannon |
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June 26, 2021 9:00 am

The Flash Clash with Bobbi Lane (In-Person Learning – Two Sessions)


  • June 26, 2021
    9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 27, 2021
    9:00 am - 6:00 pm

In this two-day workshop, participants will learn how to control and modify their portable flash units.

By Brandon Gannon |
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