This course will teach you...
- How to use flash , on & off camera
- How to produce breathtaking images packed with emotion
- Using flash on location utilizing location, color & posing
- Getting the most out of the short time you have at your wedding
- Using speedlights & Genisis GF 400 flashes & Small pop up soft boxes
- Lighting a room to group shots indoors
- Using backgrounds that you never thought of before!
- A great day to learn all you can about using flash at weddings
- Coping with the ambiance inside for couple shots..
- Shooting in the dark, first dance & cutting the cake, light them all with ease
- Limited to 10 photographers
Photography course snapshotThis one day course will look to teach you all you need to know about using your flash at weddings. No longer should you be afraid of the dark or rain. We will look at how to amongst other things, shoot the first dance, cake cutting, lighting group shots, interiors, speeches. We will also spend time looking at how to create the style that has become Brett’s signature imagery when working with his Bride & Grooms with flash. You will not only leave with some amazing images but also the knowledge to apply it to your own style at your own weddings. Working with OCF you have to be quick as often in the winter months we do not get too much time with the B&G and often no or little ambient light! Learn the techniques that will allow you not to be afraid of the dark, working with a B&G we will look at posing, using backgrounds that you might not have chosen before, using simple off and on camera techniques that will help you in you own weddings. A course not to be missed if you want to keep shooting throughout the winter months and give you clients the 'wow' factor images. Just in time for your Winter weddings don't miss out on a course that will change the way you look at using flash forever.. We may if the group is large be using Calumets GF 400 speedlight, this will allow users to shoot side by side and not have to wait for recycling. We will ONLY be using it at the equivalent speedlight powers.
- Camera ( digital SLR )
- Zoom & Wide angle lens
- Indoor & Outdoor clothes
- Empty cards
- Flash gun (if you have one) We do have some Canon flashes available.
- Lots of questions!
Who is this course aimed at?Our courses are open to anyone that wants to improve their own photographic technique. Brett teaches in such a way that he makes it easy to understand. So if you are a hobbiest or an advanced pro then you will learn something from Brett Harkness. You will only have to take a look around the site to see Brett's style or open any of 3 photography magazines this month to see articles from Brett. So if you haven't been on one of our training courses yet, take the plunge, you won't regret it!
What photographers say about our courses
David Long- "I just wanted to say a big thank you for yesterday, I had a thoroughly enjoyable day and learnt a lot.I'm not quite a workshop junkie but do love learning and have attended a fair few! I do have to say that this is probably the best session that I have been to. What shone through was the quality and attention to detail throughout the day from the venue, to the models to the quality of information/instruction and the opportunity to learn and shoot - you both did a fantastic job!"
Barry McCullock- "Brett. Just a massive thanks to you and Kristie for making todays shooting the most truly eye opening experience in every sense. The models were superb and helped make it massive learning curve in such a short time and done in the best of atmospheres. Invaluable."
Stephen - " My mind was blown away with the information and have already started ordering new equipment to get practising!!! I had a fantastic day and thought it was extremely well organized. Brett you were very inspirational and the information I hope comes in very useful for my future weddings. Kristie thanks for your kind hospitality it was very much appreciated and holding the flash all afternoon. I got some great images and loved every minute. Thank you again and I will be n touch soon Brett for some one to one training but think the day of shooting sounds good. "