Lighting Techniques | The Photographer Academy

Shooting with Window 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

Studio Lighting Basics Part 2

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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

Studio Lighting Basics Part 1

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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

Shooting with Speedlites

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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

Creative Storytelling with Light with Steven Neeson

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Join multi-award winning Northern Irish wedding photographer Steven Neeson in this webinar on the importance of lighting in wedding photography. Steven will share his expert lighting tips and tricks...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Part 2

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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

Introduction to Speedlites Part 1

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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

Shooting Bands with George Fairbairn - Food Fight Part 1

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George Fairbairn has photographed many bands from Twenty One Pilots to Rage Against the Machine for magazines such as Kerrang!, Rocksound, Rhythm and more. In this film George demonstrates how to...Watch now

Hair and Beauty Headshots with Deborah Selwood

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We go behind the scenes, shadowing beauty and fashion photographer Deborah Selwood. As she captures headshots for local hair and beauty college students. Deborah takes us through everything you need...Watch now

Shooting Bands with George Fairbairn - Dramatic Lighting

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George Fairbairn demonstrates how create dramatic lighting for that iconic metal band look. Learn how to create dramatic band images in the studio or on location with just two lights and a black...Watch now

The Basics of Macro - HiKey with Lightpad

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Michelle demonstrates the use of a Lightpad to create crisp, clean, hi-key macro images simply and quickly. In this film Michelle demonstrates how she uses the MicroSun Lightpad to achieve simple Hi-...Watch now

Hard Light In The Studio Wih Elinchrom

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Mark introduces you to the concepts behind getting advanced with your studio flash photography. Guiding you through the use of hard light to bring real impact to your images. Using Elinchrom’s...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - The Pump House

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Mark and the apprentices head down to the Pump House to capture the antique selling characters, this time using speedlites. The Pump House is a treasure cove of antique and interiors stores hidden...Watch now

Using A Reflector

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A reflector is one of the most affordable and simple ways to improve the lighting of your images. Mark Cleghorn shows you the basic techniques for using a reflector, which will truly reflect in the...Watch now

The Editorial Apprentices - Speedlites on Location

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Mark and the apprentices head down to Cardiff bay to get to grips with going full manual with speedlites. Starting off Mark comes up with the shots and light positions demonstrating why and how he...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

The Editorial Apprentices - Introduction To Speedlites

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The editorial apprentices get an introduction to speedlights. Instead of going straight out on location with some speedlights to capture headshots for a few actor clients, Mark guides the apprentices...Watch now

Shooting Bands with George Fairbairn - Composite Images Part 2

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George Fairbairn demonstrates how to edit multiple band members into a composite image. George takes you through how he edits to a composite image of multiple band members he shot in part one. In the...Watch now

Shooting Bands with George Fairbairn - Composite Images Part 1

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George Fairbairn demonstrates how to shoot multiple band members for a composite image. Cutting out a subject and putting them on a completely different background can be time consuming and messy,...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