2 Day Fine Art Photography Workshop - Dance - 24th & 25th August | The Photographer Academy

2 Day Fine Art Photography Workshop - Dance - 24th & 25th August


In 2019 Mark Cleghorn is running a special 2-day Fine Art Dance Portrait workshop in our studios in Barry, near Cardiff.

The workshop over the 2 days concentrates on the art of Lighting, Posing and propping the portrait to create exquisite portraits. The 2-day workshop includes full instruction and demonstration as well as time to shoot and create beautiful images yourself using our models, sets and lighting.

Also included, is a demonstration of the post process, showing you how to finish the images in RAW and how to create truly beautiful fine art portraits in photoshop.

Each day features multiple models/subjects in a variety of studio sets with time for you to shoot in each setup under instruction as well as 1-2-1 time.

 This fine art Dance portraiture 2 day workshop is limited to 8 photographers and will give you the extra creative development time as well as a concept challenge and shoot.

2 day workshop is £585 inc. VAT


We will then take the remainder of £390 three weeks prior to the workshop date.


Workshop Information

Workshop days starts at 10am and finishes at 5pm

You will be shown how to create and recreate multiple lighting setups to create fine art portrait styles as well as lighting for a simple 1 light fine art fashion .

In our custom converted church studio you will be using the very latest Elinchrom lighting and accessories to change the look and feel to the portrait styles.

Each model will have a variety of styled clothing to suit the scene and set to ensure a perfect portrait experience.

Mark always shoots tethered so you can see instantly, on the big screen, the straight out of camera image.

You are provided with a lighting recipe manual to use during the workshop to take notes and record the settings, perfect for you to take away to allow you to  mimic the setups.

Models will range in age to create a variety of styled portraits.

Multiple costumes /clothing


Studio Sets /Backgrounds.

What to bring

Your Camera

Favourite leneses - (Mark uses mainly prime lenses 50mm & 85mm  as well as a 24-105 & 70-200 zooms)

Plenty of memory cards to shoot to.

All workshops are at our studios.

Trinity Church Studios, Trinity Street, Barry, The Vale of Glamorgan CF62 7EU

Tel: 01446 730592

Saturday, 24 August, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, 25 August, 2019 - 17:00