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Avant Garde Posing

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Filmed live on location at The Academy Week in Ireland, follow along with the delegates in this in-depth series of films that take you from the basics to the creative of photographing people. From...Watch now

Lighting Boudoir With Natural Light

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Filmed live on location at The Academy Week in Ireland, follow along with the delegates in this in-depth series of films that take you from the basics to the creative of photographing people. From...Watch now

The Basics of Studio Lighting with Elinchrom Part 2

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Using Elinchrom’s fantastic D-lite studio flash system learn the 3 essential 2 light set-ups every studio photographer should learn, Hi-key, Mid-Key and Low-Key. Once mastered, these techniques will...Watch now

Shooting with Window Light

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Window light is one of the quickest ways to make your images look professional. Mark Cleghorn shows you a few techniques for positioning and posing your subject to get the most from your window light...Watch now

The Basics of Studio Lighting with Elinchrom Part 1

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Learn how to get started in studio flash photography. Using Elinchrom’s fantastic D-lite flashes Mark guides you step by step from choosing your aperture to setting your lights, a simple process made...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

Body Art Shoot with Deborah Selwood Part 1

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We go behind the scenes, shadowing beauty and fashion photographer Deborah Selwood. As she works with local hair and makeup artists to build their portfolio of work. Working with local makeup and...Watch now

Advanced Flash on Location with Elinchrom

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Mark introduces you to the concepts behind getting advanced with your location flash photography. Guiding you through the key techniques that can be used to bring more impact and creativity to your...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

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

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

The Basics of Backgrounds

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In this live demonstration Mark demonstrates a range of background, sharing his techniques for posing, lighting and separating the client and background. Mark takes you through a range of backgrounds...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

Deborah Selwood - Mood Books and Mood Boards

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Learn how to breakdown and interpret mood boards with this quick guide from The Academy’s very own fashion photographer Deborah Selwood. Deborah guides you through her process for breaking down a...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

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