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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

Night Photography - At the going down of the Sun with Marko Dutka

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We take a walk through Arnos Vale Cemetery at night with Marko Dutka, as he demonstrates his approach and the technical considerations for capturing war graves at night. Marko is a keen night...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

Bridal Portraits 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 bride on location. Mark and the group head down to a pier on 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 3

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With Mark’s session in the bag, Andy and Michelle with their new knowledge step up to capture editorial images. With the apprentices up they start by getting their flashes into location before 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

The Editorial Apprentices - Off Camera Flash on Location Part 1

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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. Arriving at their first location of visit two, Mark and the Apprentices...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 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

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 04 - Group Portrait in the Home

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Family events and parties are common shooting scenarios where you might not think to add flash, but this provides a perfect opportunity to shoot images that jump out from the crowd. So, follow Mark...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 04 - Parkour Sports Portraits

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Be inspired by Pro Adventure sports Photographer Nadir Khan as you get to see him shooting powerful parkour images in a quiet seaside town, combining unique locations, acrobatic skills and Hi-Sync...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 06 - Master & Slave Triggering

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Once you have more than one flash unit most manufacturers allow for using them in sync by setting an on-camera unit as a Master controller and turning other units into Slaves. This allows you to get...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 05 - Editorial Portraits on location

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As a working photographer you will mainly be shooting images to serve a specific purpose, and this is especially true for commissioned editorial shoots. We head out on location with Mark to The Olive...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 05 - Magazine Editorial Interiors & Portraits

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It’s always worth bearing in mind is that flash isn’t just for shooting people, and you should develop your flash skills for a variety of scenarios, especially if looking to become a working...Watch now