Photography course for mothers

Calling all mothers who want to take professional photos of your children… this course is for you!

All you need is a DSLR camera and 4 hours of your time.

  • You will get a firm grasp of the basics, enough to make your pictures look professional and impressive.
  • You be able to determine exactly what photography equipment is necessary for your situation.
  • You will go home with a set of professional photos of your kids, taken by yourself.

Dates: please, contact.

The course consists of 2 lessons:

1st lesson. Theory. 2 hours in the studio in a small group.

  • Review the most important camera control buttons and wheels.
  • Explore the three pillars of digital photography: shutter speed, aperture and ISO, and practice with different values, understanding the mutual relationship between them.
  • Learn white balance, and how to shoot in artificial light conditions.
  • Learn exposure compensation.
  • Discover the difference between lenses.
  • Investigate external flashes, reflectors and other extra professional equipment.

2nd lesson. Practical Experience. 2 hours of individual instruction with your children (in the studio or in your home).

  • Under my close supervision you will do your first professional photo session.
  • You will act as a photographer while I help you to master your skills, showing you professional tips that will make your photos look natural and professional.
  • We will address all issues during the shooting: different approaches to composition and lighting, interaction with the child, small post production in photoshop, etc.

Requirements: a DSLR camera.

Schedule: Book your first lesson online. The second lesson is scheduled individually.

The price : $150 (if second lesson in the studio) + $100 (if second lesson in your home)

Registration:  Book now

Teacher: Polina Fedorova, professional photographer, former photo editor of a Lifestyle Magazine.

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