PLAYING WITH LIGHTS & SHADOWS

The art of learning the right exposure to create the mood and style for your pictures with natural light as well as studio lights.

Includes a live session

In association with

WHAT DOES THIS WORKSHOP OFFER?

A one on one mentoring with hands on guidance to learn different lighting techniques with natural and elinchrom studio lights. 

Each topic will be discussed and taught with a live session

Ongoing mentoring available even after the workshop

Mentoring by Internationally certified Newborn Photographer

WHAT DOES THE WORKSHOP INCLUDE?

Introduction to Lighting in Photography

Discussion on cameras, lenses, exposure and different sources of light used in photography. We also discuss why and how different lights and accessories are used, the logic behind their settings and usage, and the different types of lighting setups

Aperture & Exposure

How focal lengths, ISO, f-stops and shutterspeed influence the lighting in an image

Studio Lights

Setting up studio lights, single vs multiple light set ups, power control, placement and angles for right exposure in images

Accessories and its Uses

Different types of softboxes, Use of diffusers & reflectors, snoots, gels and other types of accessories used for lights to acquire desired results

Natural Light

Working with available light and controlling natural light to give the desired output

Creative Lighting Techniques 

Working with different lighting styles such as split lighting, backlighting, rim lighting, etc 

High key and Low key images

Image Review & Editing 

A demonstration of the editing process with a few images shot during the live session.

*This is not a Photoshop tutorial, and will only showcase my way of the editing workflow for a session.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

I am a complete beginner to photography. Is this workshop recommended for me?

Lighting is a crucial technique that is involved in photography.  However, it is important that you know the basic concepts of photography such as camera formats, lenses, focus modes, aperture, shutter speed, ISO, etc to make the best use of this workshop as we will be using these concepts through the workshop to learn the nuances of lighting. Therefore, if you’re not conversant with the basics of photography yet, I recommend you consider joining the 'basics in photography' workshop first. 

Do I need to have prior knowledge about Lighting to attend this workshop?

No, you will learn everything from scratch about lighting - with natural, available light and studio lights in this workshop. This is a one on one mentoring workshop for you to learn everything about lighting at your pace and level of understanding.

What genre of photography does this workshop cater to?

The concept of lighting remain the same across genres, with a few variations for portraits, wildlife, landscapes, products, etc which will be covered in the workshop. However, the concepts will be showcased with live session for portraits.

 

What should I get for the workshop?

Please bring your camera and lenses - preferably a 35mm or 50mm lens. Incase you don’t have either of these, you can bring along your kit lens. A fully charged battery, a memory card with sufficient space for a day’s photography,

If you have further questions about the mentoring workshop, do drop me a note at hello@prettypictures.in

Get ready to kick start your photography in style!

WORKSHOP FEE 

₹ 15,000/-

Includes Lunch & Tea.

Payment details will be shared upon enquiry

 

 

TIME: 10.00am to 5pm

VENUE: Pretty Pictures Photography Studio

#345, 2nd cross, 1st Block Jayanagar, Bangalore - 560011

To register for the workshop, please drop in an email to hello@prettypictures.in

All content copyright to Pretty Pictures Photography by Preethi Sriram

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