Portrait Photography Fundamentals
What you'll learn
- Learn the Fundamentals of Portrait Photography
- Learn easy lighting techniques
- Proper camera setting for portraits
- Tips and techniques for better portrait photographs
Taking great photographs of people, especially your loved ones, can often be difficult to do. The camera settings, lighting decisions, posing techniques, and everything else in between, make for a variety of things to consider when trying to create a great photograph.
In this course, you'll learn how to take professional looking portraits, no matter your skill level or the type of gear you have. This portrait photography course will jump start your technique for photographing people. We look at some of the better approaches to creating portraits that both photographer and subject can be proud of.
You'll learn the techniques for making great light with basic tools, and the best methods for helping people look their best while remaining comfortable. We'll also get into on how to use reflectors, diffusers, and simple strobe setups to maximize existing light, and adjust your camera settings to get excellent raw results.
Who this course is for:
- anyone wanting to take better portrait photos
I am a professional photographer and graphic designer. I have over 15 years experience with photography and degree in digital photography. I have worked on the design of many kind of projects, mostly web and corporate identity. I’m passionate about design trends, and innovation on aesthetics.
My specialties include: food, product, portrait, wedding and special events. I have worked with a variety of Fortune 500 companies including: General Mills, Johnson & Johnson and Amazon.