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Small group workshop 23rd July 2011

Update 02th July 20:31 – now fully booked

There is one place left on my the next small group workshop. These sessions are for up to 4 photographers allowing plenty of time for shooting, reviewing and getting to know everyone – as well as learning and having fun. Our model for the day will be KatyCee, one of the UK’s top full-time professional models. Katy and I will be on hand to help you learn and ensure you get the most of the day.

The workshop details:

  • Saturday 23rd July 2011
  • 10.00am – 5.00pm
  • Professional model – KatyCee
  • Location, my studio, Rushden, Northamptonshire, UK
  • Lunch & refreshments included
  • £250

We will cover the following topics during the session:

  • Studio flash
  • Constant lighting
  • Different Lighting setups
  • Working with a single light
  • Working with multiple lights
  • Working with models
  • Directing models
  • Creative ideas

Review and set activities will form part of the day to ensure that when you leave you can put the things you’ve learnt into practise. My sessions are informal yet structured and allow time for questions and discussion.

Some of the equipment available to use is:

  • Elinchrom studio flash heads x 6
  • Broncolor ring flash x 1
  • ARRI constant lighting heads x 5
  • Broncolor Mobil 2 kit x 1
  • Elinchrom 6 foot Octa Softbox x 1
  • Elinchrom 5 foot Recta Softboxes x 2
  • Elinchrom 130cm x 50cm Softboxes x 2
  • Lighttools soft egg grids for 130cm softbox x 2
  • Flats, reflectors (various)
  • Grids, barndoors (various)
  • Umbrellas, snoots (various)
  • Backdrop system with vinyl and paper rolls
  • Plenty of props, accessories and clothes

The style covered during the session will be art-nude and erotic mainly but we will be also be doing some portraits.

More details on how to reserve the last place on this workshop, or put your name down for a future session, can be found on my website at the following page: http://www.johntisbury.co.uk/photography-workshops.htm