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The Basics of Backgrounds

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In this live demonstration Mark demonstrates a range of background, sharing his techniques for posing, lighting and separating the client and background. Mark takes you through a range of backgrounds...Watch now

Images for Competition

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In this live demonstration Mark shares his techniques behind creating images for competition, moving away from average images. Mark talks you through the elements that make up average images and by...Watch now

Deborah Selwood - Mood Books and Mood Boards

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Learn how to breakdown and interpret mood boards with this quick guide from The Academy’s very own fashion photographer Deborah Selwood. Deborah guides you through her process for breaking down a...Watch now

Behind the Scenes - Equine Location Portrait

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We go behind the scenes on one of Mark Cleghorn’s workshops, as he seeks to push the photographer’s creativity on a not so familiar shoot. We tag along on one of Mark’s Xperience workshops, to get a...Watch now

18th Century Fashion with Deborah Selwood Part 4

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Learn how Fashion and Beauty photographer Deborah Selwood tackle the fast paced and demanding job that is photographing with a Hair & make-up college. Join Deborah in the old lace mill that is...Watch now

Controlling Ambient Light with High Speed Sync from Elinchrom

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Take control of ambient light with high speed sync, Mark Cleghorn demonstrates high speed sync with the Elinchrom D-Lite 4 and EL-Skyport Plus HS. We find ourselves more often than not, increasing...Watch now

Inspire Slideshow Maternity - Charlotte in the Studio

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This Film features a funky slide show of some of the images shot by Mark Cleghorn whilst shooting the film series Maternity - Charlotte in the Studio. In the series Maternity - Charlotte in the...Watch now

18th Century Fashion with Deborah Selwood Part 3

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Learn how Fashion and Beauty photographer Deborah Selwood tackle the fast paced and demanding job that is photographing with a Hair & make-up college. Join Deborah in the old lace mill that is...Watch now

Shooting for Blue - Bridal Fashion The Lighthouse

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Mark Cleghorn takes us behind the scenes on a real client fashion shoot. Shooting bridal wear at an old converted lighthouse. Taking you through his approach to capturing the range of bridal wear,...Watch now

Maternity - Charlotte in the Studio Part 3

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Learn how to shoot beautiful maternity portraits in the studio. We join Mark in the studio to observe as he guides you through how he shoots a full maternity session with our wonderful model...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Shooting Editorial Part 5 The Business Woman

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Learn how to shoot editorial portraits in the studio. Mark Cleghorn wraps up the second shoot, teaching you how to add more variety to an editorial shoot, by simply using natural light and the...Watch now

Maternity - Charlotte in the Studio Part 2

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Learn how to shoot beautiful maternity portraits in the studio. We join Mark in the studio to observe as he guides you through how he shoots a full maternity session with our wonderful model...Watch now

Maternity - Charlotte in the Studio Part 1

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Learn how to shoot beautiful maternity portraits in the studio. We join Mark in the studio to observe as he guides you through how he shoots a full maternity session with our wonderful model...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Shooting Editorial Part 4 The Business Woman

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Learn how to shoot editorial portraits in the studio. With a new model and new briefs the apprentices begin to setup and shoot their second session of the year. With one session under their belt the...Watch now

The Big Photo - Noir

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We join Mark Cleghorn on a live photo shoot as he pays homage to Bob Carlos Clarke, by creating beautiful images inspired by his work. Mark begins the session by first explaining his approach for...Watch now

The Big Photo - Projections

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We join Mark Cleghorn on a live photo shoot as he gets creative with a projector, creating a range of interesting and abstract images. To start off the session Mark first demonstrates how to...Watch now

Advanced Flash on Location with Elinchrom

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Mark introduces you to the concepts behind getting advanced with your location flash photography. Guiding you through the key techniques that can be used to bring more impact and creativity to your...Watch now

The Basics of Flash on Location with Elinchrom

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Mark introduces you to the concepts behind getting started with the basics of using flash on location. Guiding you step-by-step through the process of mixing ambient light with flash to take your...Watch now

Fashon in the Studio with Robert Pugh Part 1

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Robert Pugh is in the studio with an exclusive in-depth demonstration, teaching you how to create explosive lighting for your fashion head shots. Rob takes you step by step through his setup...Watch now

Lighting Head Shots with Robert Pugh

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Learn how to light beautiful head shots in the studio; in this detailed walkthrough Robert Pugh guides you through his setup. Sharing his techniques, Rob takes you step by step through his setup...Watch now