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The Editorial Apprentices - Speedlites on Location

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Mark and the apprentices head down to Cardiff bay to get to grips with going full manual with speedlites. Starting off Mark comes up with the shots and light positions demonstrating why and how he...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Introduction To Speedlites

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The editorial apprentices get an introduction to speedlights. Instead of going straight out on location with some speedlights to capture headshots for a few actor clients, Mark guides the apprentices...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - The Clock and Compass

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Now the apprentices are little more comfortable with off camera flash, Mark teaches them how to easily break down lighting with his clock and compass diagrams. Mark takes you through his clock and...Watch now

Speedlites - TTL on Location

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Armed with a camera, speedlites and smoke canisters Mark Cleghorn heads to the beach to test out the TTL capabilities of the Yongnuo speedlites. We go behind the scenes with Mark on an unplanned...Watch now

Tether Tools with Robert Pugh - Grips and Clamps

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Get up to speed with TetherTools as Rob Pugh goes stands free out on location with the speedlight grips and clamps. Get your speed lights up off the ground and go stands free, allowing you to take...Watch now

Night Photography with Marko Dutka

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Marko Dutka takes you through the kit he has been using to capture the beautiful images for his personal project, photographing war graves at night. Marko is a keen night photographer and over the...Watch now

Dance on Location

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Mark Cleghorn takes us behind the scenes on one of his inspiration workshops. As Mark and the group of keen photographers shoot a winged male dancer on the shores of Wales. Mark takes the...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Off Camera Flash on Location Part 2

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Kicking off visit two Mark Cleghorn takes the editorial apprentices to a local auction house for a real client editorial shoot. To ease Andy and Michelle into the session Mark takes lead and...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

TopTog George Fairbairn - Shooting Bands with Elinchrom

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Learn how top band photographer George Fairbairn approaches shooting a band in the studio, working quickly to get images that suit the band and their music. We join George in the Academy studio for...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

The Editorial Apprentices - The Drum Depot Part 3

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Learn how to shoot editorial portraits on Location. Mark Cleghorn demonstrates his approach to shooting an editorial shoot on location. Ending off the apprentices’ informative first location shoot,...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - The Drum Depot Part 1

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Learn how to shoot editorial portraits on Location. Mark Cleghorn and the editorial apprentices arrive at the Drum Depot, for their first location shoot. Arriving at their first location shoot, the...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 09 - Fine Art Gothic Fashion

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Fine art photographer Rebecca Bathory shoots her distinctive style of gothic fashion on location, combining off-camera flash, art direction and smoke effects to produce unique and striking images...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 11 - Lighting a Male portrait with Speedlite

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In this film Mark teaches you the basics of using the Speedlites to create stunning male portraits. Explaining each lights purpose in a lighting setup, where to position it and the effect it will...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 10 - Gothic Location Portraits

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Join Mark out on location on the amazing welsh coast as he and the delegates shoot awesome Gothic portraits with his brilliant muse Ryo. Recorded on location during a live workshop, as the light...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 01 - The Basics of Flash

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When you’re looking to get started why would you choose to even use a Speedlite? Mark quickly guides you through why you would want to use a Speedlite rather than just a built-in pop-up flash, and...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 11 - Dark Angel Dancer

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Mark gets creative on location with the utilising the powerful and portable Elinchrom ELB400 lights to create a striking series of dance images along this dramatic and imposing section of the welsh...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 12 - Location Portraits with Speedlite

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The key to any flash photograph is understanding your lights and planning your shots. Mark demonstrates how quick and easy it should be to turn up at a location and produce a variety of images using...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 11 - Creative Urban Portraits

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Shooting amazing images can initially seem tricky, looking for the perfect location, the perfect light, etc. But once you master your lights even the most everyday places can be changed into eye-...Watch now