27th June 2019, 11:00am - 5.00pm
St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 4JH
Outside entrance to Café in the Crypt. We’ll meet here and move inside the coffee shop for briefing.
Working together on the streets of London’s Soho, Chinatown and the West End, this workshop is designed to help you become a creative, competent and confident street photographer. It will combine structured shooting with coaching from your course leader, Brian Lloyd Duckett. This is not a ‘photo walk’ – it’s an immersive, intensive learning experience, designed to elevate your street photography to a new level.
-Receive expert training & advice from professional X-Photographer Brian Duckett
-Get hands-on with the Fujifilm X-Pro2 for a day along with the XF18-55mm Lens
-Limited to only 10 spaces per day
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
-Develop a street photographer’s ‘eye’ and learn how to spot a photo opportunity in an everyday street scene.
-Appreciate the aesthetics of and various approaches to street photography.
-Understand the importance of developing your own style as a street photographer and how to conceive and undertake ‘projects’.
-Understand the components of a great street image.
-Practice different types of street photography and discover your preferred style of shooting.
-Conquer your fear of photographing strangers.
-Become invisible and shoot your environment quietly and unobtrusively.
-Learn the technical aspects of street photography: equipment, composition, exposure, light and focus.
-Learn how a professional street photographer sets up his camera for fast and accurate shooting.
-Learn how manual focusing can speed up your work and make you more effective as a street photographer.
-Learn how to photograph safely in difficult situations or areas and how to interact effectively with the public, the police and other officials.
-Understand some of the key legal and ethical aspects of street photography.
-Learn how to react positively if people are questioning, challenging or offended.
-Expert tuition and live model demonstration from professional photographer - Brian Duckett
-Use of the FUJIFILM X-Pro2 camera and XF18-55mm lens
-16GB SD memory card
-Refreshments during the morning briefing (tea, coffee & biscuits)
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Please note: Tickets do not include any other expenses, train fares, lunch, taxi fares, parking charges etc. unless otherwise stated.