Lighting | The Photographer Academy

Guide To Headshot Photography Part 7 - Speedlites

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Get an introduction into the world of professional, sellable headshots with Mark Cleghorn. Mark takes you through everything you need to know to get started on your journey in headshot photography...Watch now

Guide To Headshot Photography Part 2 - The Equipment

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Get an introduction into the world of professional, sellable headshots with Mark Cleghorn. Mark takes you through everything you need to know to get started on your journey in headshot photography...Watch now

Shooting Hi Key

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Mark Cleghorn demonstrates how to get perfect Hi Key with no detail every time with a simple lighting recipe. When lighting a hi key background it can get confusing when it comes to light power. In...Watch now

Changing Rooms - Studio Boudoir Part 4

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Learn how to maximise a small studio in this fantastic series from Mark Cleghorn. Using the Academy small studio Mark adjusts and re-purposes the space to demonstrate how to set up and utilise...Watch now

Changing Rooms - Studio Boudoir Part 2

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Learn how to maximise a small studio in this fantastic series from Mark Cleghorn. Using the Academy small studio Mark adjusts and re-purposes the space to demonstrate how to set up and utilise...Watch now

Changing Rooms - Studio Boudoir Part 1

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Learn how to maximise a small studio in this fantastic series from Mark Cleghorn. Using the Academy small studio Mark adjusts and re-purposes the space to demonstrate how to set up and utilise...Watch now

Lighting for Black and White

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Kick off your career in black and white photography with this quick and easy guide for lighting simple black and white images. Mark Cleghorn demonstrates how to use one and two lights for beautiful...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

Lighting The Male Physique

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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

Classical Nudes

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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 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

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

Shooting Boudoir with Continuous 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

Lady Bug Shoot with Michelle Whitmore

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In this in-depth series learn from Top Tog Michelle Whitmore as she guides you step-by-step through the entire creative process she used to create her Associate winning panel of LadyBug Images. In...Watch now

Shooting With One 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

How To Use A Light Meter

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Get perfect exposure every time, in this quick tutorial Mark Cleghorn teaches how to use light meter to make sure your images are perfectly exposed first time. Equipment: Canon 5D MkIII, Canon 85mm...Watch now

Editorial with Speedlite

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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

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