A Beginners Guide to Product Photography.

19 October 2017

10:00 - 16:30

Amersham Studios
Rear of 31, The Penningtons,
Chestnut Lane
United Kingdom

Tel:01225 325 733

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Non RPS Member£115.00 
RPS Member£90.00 
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Beginners Guide to Product Photography.

This is a full days workshop that consists of a morning in the studio looking at the practicalities, skills and knowledge needed to be a product photographer . Alongside  this there will be an afternoon shooting with various light sources and light setups in the studio.

Key Learning points:

- The role of a product photographer,

- The critical role of end to end thinking,

- Managing clients and how to refining what you are trying to communicate

- Look at several go to lighting setups which your clients will love,

- How to get consistent results and think like a product photographer,

- How to do simple post production to give you images a polished feel,

- How to embed keywords in to your images to improve your online visibility and SEO,

- How to size images optimally for online and social media.

There will be several hours here you will be able to shoot various lighting setups and even bring your own products to shoot.

What to bring:
Lunch is included

Bring your cameras, lenses, tripods if you have them, otherwise we have a wide range of gear to experiment with.

If you have a product you need to or want to shoot, bring it along, we will see what we can do and at the very least discuss how we’d approach it.

Times: 10am – 5pm
Location: Amersham Studios
Rear of 31, The Penningtons,
Chestnut Lane,
Tel +44 (78) 25621916

Parking: There is parking outside the studio
Website: http://amershamstudios.com/

Simon Ellingworth
Simon was a finalist in the ‘International iPhone Photography Awards‘, ‘Mobile Photography Awards‘ & ‘Professional Photographer of the Year‘, previously runner up in ‘Professional Photographer of the Year‘ and ‘Sony World Photography Awards‘.

Simon’s tutorials have been published by a number of blogs including Lifehacker, DIY Photography.net, Life in Lofi, SLR Lounge, etc he is also Editor of International Photography Magazine: InMyBag

Cancellation policy

Notice of Cancellation - Please inform us as soon as possible if you are unable to attend a course as it is not possible to refund any cancellation or transfer to another workshop less than 14 days prior to course start date. The Society reserves the right to cancel a workshop 7 days prior to its start date - please check your hotel and travel cancellation policy as this may be affected.

Email the event organiser
01225 325 733

Region: Bristol (HQ), Thames Valley