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Shooting with Gels

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In this live demonstration Mark Cleghorn demonstrates his approach for using gels to correct mixed lighting or add shocking colour to bring the image alive. Mark demonstrates the many uses of gels...Watch now

Headshot Styles

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In this live demonstration Mark shares his techniques behind creating four distinct headshots and how to move away from average images. To capture sellable headshots you need to first start with...Watch now

Shaping Light Part 2

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In this live demonstration Mark Cleghorn demonstrates his creative approach for to lighting with gobos and gels. Mark is getting creative with light patterns, demonstrating a few techniques for using...Watch now

Shaping Light Part 1

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In this live demonstration Mark Cleghorn demonstrates creative ways to shape your light source to create interesting look and style. Mark is getting creative with light patterns, demonstrating a few...Watch now

Shooting with Hard Light

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In this live demonstration Mark Cleghorn demonstrates his approach for using hard light to create beautiful, dramatic, clean and sharp images. Starting off with just the Maxi-lite reflector from...Watch now

Wrapped Up - Complimenting the Image

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In this live demonstration Mark demonstrates his approach for using colour and material to compliment an image. Bringing in materials, backgrounds and colours can make or break an image; Mark...Watch now

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