This is a great class whether you are just starting out as a wedding photographer or you are trying to take your business to the next level. In this class, Nadege will be taking you back to basics. She will give you the right tools to start off your wedding photography business the RIGHT way. We will talk about equipment, software, education & experience.
Note: since the class is free, we highly encourage our students to order some food & drink directly from our amazing host, Live from Memphis.
Introduction to the wedding photography business & the wedding market. Do you know the expression, "do not put the horse before the cart?". Well, in this portion we will talk about the market, numbers and statistics and what you need to know to start your business the right way. We will give you tips on how to get the experience and the knowledge necessary for you to advertise yourself as a true professional.
In this section we will give you a few tips and tricks to be faster at editing your photography in Adobe Lightroom. We will also reveal what could be costing you too much time in the editing process and how to eliminate this for good.
6:00pm to 6:45pm - We will talk about why it is so important to use off camera flash techniques. Nadege will talk about equipment and she will teach you the basics of using 2 to 3 off camera flashes when natural light is difficult or impossible.
To get the most out of this class you will need to bring the following:
If you already have flash units. We recommend that you buy 1 transmitter with 2 receivers minimum.
7:30pm to 9:00pm - Hands-On Off Camera Flash Techniques
After the previous class, we will be walking to the lakes and bridge at Dos Lagos. We will have a model there that will be posing for you during blue hours. Each student will have 5-10 minutes with the model who will be dressed in a magnificent long red dress. Nadege will be assisting with off camera flash techniques. This is great way to build your portfolio and really play with the light.
If you don't have a flash, we will let you borrow ours and play around with it when it is your turn.
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If you only want to attend the FREE class, you will receive a confirmation by email that you will have your spot reserved.
If you decide to attend the OCF class, we will mail you an invoice then you will receive a confirmation after we receive payment. you don't need to attend the free class if you only want to learn OCF techniques.
NOTE: Tickets are non refundable however you can transfer your ticket to someone that could take your place. please email us directly with the name of the person. thank you firstname.lastname@example.org