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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

Shooting Portraits with Elinchrom - The To Go Set

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With hundreds of flash units and countless of accessories what do you buy? Mark Cleghorn shows off the To Go Set that is included with Elinchrom D-Lite and BRX kits. Perfect for anyone getting...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

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