Holly Wood Beauty Jon Gray
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Hollywood Lighting Intensive - Jon Gray

Event info

POSTPONED - We will be contacting all those who have already booked to facilitate a transfer or refund ASAP. Thank you for your patience.

This workshop will be limited to 6 people to allow you extra time and opportunities.

Jon Gray will be showing you how to create stunning but simple beauty lighting techniques.

The course will cover:

  • the use of an independent light meter,
  • creating lighting ratios
  • being shown how to create moods suitable for black and white photography
  • the use of different lighting modifiers, filters and gels
  • the use of different apertures and shutter speeds creating shallow depth of field
  • how to pose and direct a model

After each set up you will get a chance to shoot the model on a one to one basis. Jon will also be on hand to offer a critique and advice on your images through-out the day.

What to bring:
A DSLR camera (not a point and shoot) and 24-105mm zoom lens or prime lenses; 50mm, 80mm 100mm.  A tripod if you have one, a cable release, spare memory and fully charged batteries.

All lighting, flash triggers, modifiers lighting gels and reflectors, props and sets will be supplied.

A packed lunch or use local amenities.

Event Organiser

Emma Delves-Broughton


Venue Information

Location: Nearest train stations: Swanley or Eynsford (pick up service available).

By car: Exit jct 3 M25 and follow signs to Farningham

Cancellation policy

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.

If you are attending one of our workshops that involves a trip out, please ensure you bring all weather clothing and protection for your camera. Persons under the age of 16 are welcome to attend events but, to conform with UK law, must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or responsible adult.


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