Half Day Intermediate 'Natural Light' Photography Class

Spend a Half Day mastering your camera with our teacher

 Greg Huglin, who has spent thousands of days on location

 with International Art Directors on 'Natural Light' photo shoots  

 

This class is run on various days throughout the week from 9:00am to 12:00pm

Contact Andrea@NoosaFilmAcademy.com for current schedule or phone her on  0429 776 680

 

 

  • We keep the class size small so there’s time for interaction, questions and problem solving.

  • This Intermediate class is designed for anyone who is already familiar with their camera and who wants to improve their portraiture skills. 

  • You will learn to find and use ‘Natural Light’ on location both indoors and outdoors. 

  • You’ll learn the the technical side of things from the best lenses for portraiture, to the best techniques for using your camera for 'Natural Light 'portraiture, to learning how and when to use a reflector or a scrim to modify the existing ‘Natural Light’. 

         

  • This class is more than just about camera settings and techniques; we’ll give you posing tips and show you why composition is so important in the creation of compelling and beautiful portraits.
        

     What you will learn:

  • Prepping your equipment to shoot on location.

  • Making creative decisions based on your location.

  • Creating mood and telling a story with your photograph.

  • Creative composition and framing.

  • Lens selection and why. 

  • Using reflectors and scrims and when not to.

  • Directing and posing your subject.

  • The quick and easy way to take better people photos without having to spend years learning at schools or assisting a professional photographer.
        

    THE INTERIOR PORTRAIT

  • You will work with window light in an indoors portrait shoot.

  • You’ll also find out how to best use a reflector when working with window light.

    THE EXTERIOR PORTRAIT

  • We then move outdoors to work with natural light. 

  • You’ll learn how to look for and make use of natural light outdoors, you’ll look for open shade, front light, back light, side light or rim light and learn how to use them in your portrait photography. 

  • Find out the benefits of using a reflector and how you can use a scrim when shooting in bright sunlight.

    What you’ll need:

  • Your DSLR, Mirrorless or Hybrid camera.

  • All the lenses you have with you, memory card, charged battery. 

  • Camera's manual (if you have it) for referencing those hard to find features. We can always look it up online during the class.

Private tuition for groups or individuals can be arranged upon request.