Portraiture | The Photographer Academy

Families In The Studio

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Learn to perfectly light and capture variety when photographing a family in the studio with Mark Cleghorn. Mark breaks down his family studio session, explaining how he sets up his lighting for...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

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

Portraits of a Wrestler with James Musselwhite

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In this live demonstration James Musselwhite shares his techniques behind his wrestling portraits. James got his fellowship with the masters of photographers association with his project portrait of...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

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

18th Century Fashion with Deborah Selwood Part 2

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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

18th Century Fashion with Deborah Selwood Part 1

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Learn the essential kit fashion and beauty photographer Deborah Selwood packs in her bag when preparing for a fashion or make-up shoot. Deborah guides you through her kit bag explaining exactly what...Watch now

The Farr Family - Kids in the Studio Part 2

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Learn to light, pose and capture variety when photographing kids in the studio with Mark Cleghorn. Continuing on with the session Mark demonstrates a few simple and quick to setup games, to capture...Watch now

The Farr Family - Kids in the Studio Part 1

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Learn to light, pose and capture variety when photographing kids in the studio with Mark Cleghorn. Mark starts off the first session shooting the basics, opening up the second session for creativity...Watch now

Studio Portraits - Shooting Teens

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Mark Cleghorn shares his tried and tested techniques for capturing teen photographs for his client’s heritage album. A great product to keep client’s hooked for life. Getting clients back in can be...Watch now

Litemotive - Fashion on Location with Elinchrom

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Mark shoots male hipster fashion on location with the impressive Litemotive Direct softbox from Elinchrom. This enormous softbox helps Mark to create an almost sunlight quality to the lighting...Watch now

Maternity - Charlotte in the Studio Part 4

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We join Mark in the studio to observe as he guides you through how he shoots a full maternity session with our wonderful model Charlotte. Starting with the basics and then gradually building the...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

The Editorial Apprentices - Shooting Editorial Part 3 Actors & Singers

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Learn how to shoot editorial portraits in the studio. Mark Cleghorn demonstrates to the apprentices, how he progresses a shoot on to create a more dramatic style on image. Now Mark is finished...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Shooting Editorial Part 1 Actors & Singers

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Learn how to shoot editorial portraits in the studio. Mark Cleghorn guides the apprentices through the basics of shooting with studio flash. With the apprentices a little more comfortable with the...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Shooting Editorial Part 2 Actors & Singers

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Learn how to shoot editorial portraits in the studio. Mark Cleghorn demonstrates to the apprentices, how he progresses a shoot on to create a more dramatic style on image. After demonstrating to the...Watch now

The Dance Project - Rachael in the Studio

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Learn how to capture shape and form when shooting dancers in the studio. Mark Cleghorn is in the studio playing with the explosive Litemotiv Octa by Elinchrom. Demonstrating how to capture beautiful...Watch now

The Big Photo - Boudoir

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We join Mark Cleghorn on a live photo shoot demonstrating how to capture two head turning boudoir bum shots. Mark begins the session by first explaining his approach for lighting in a small space,...Watch now

The Big Photo - Small Studio Part 2

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Learn how to create awesome images in a small studio space. We join Mark Cleghorn for a live demonstration as he demonstrates how to turn a small studio space into a versatile white box. Progressing...Watch now