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Advanced Studio Lighting with Elinchrom

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Mark introduces you to the concepts behind getting advanced with your studio flash photography. Guiding you through the key creative choices of how many lights to use and how to shape them, to create...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

Teen Model Portfolio Studio Shoot

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Learn how to give young models the best opportunity by capturing great variety and beautiful portfolio images with mark Cleghorn. Mark demonstrates how to capture a variety of images for a young teen...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Studio Headshots Part 2

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Mark and the Apprentices head back to the studio for an afternoon of studio headshots. With the technical side of things out of the way, Mark shoots the headshots demonstrating how he poses the...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Studio Headshots Part 1

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Mark and the Apprentices head back to the studio for an afternoon of studio headshots. Before Mark and the apprentices get under way with headshots, Mark takes them through the three main setups hi...Watch now

Litemotiv By Elinchrom - The Test Shoot

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We go behind the scenes with Mark Cleghorn as he tests out the Gigantic 190cm Litemotiv Octa Softbox by Elinchrom. Testing out a piece of kit before buying it is key, especially when it’s going to...Watch now

Shooting Bands with George Fairbairn - Black and White

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George Fairbairn shows you how to shoot black and white band photography in the studio or on location. With these easy to follow techniques learn to shoot like a pro today. George takes you through...Watch now

Shooting Bands with George Fairbairn - Stage Lighting

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George Fairbairn shows you how to recreate stage lighting with three lights, two gels and a can of smoke. Trying to capture well lit portraits of bands while they rock out live on stage can be...Watch now

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

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

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

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

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 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