Onsite Course
Mar 21, 2020
2 Days | 10AM - 4PM
California Center for Digital Arts
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Advanced Studio Lighting 2 Day Workshop

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March 21-22, 2020


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This Advanced Studio Lighting Workshop is a two day course that will prepare photographers to create striking portraiture!



In two full days, this class, Advanced Studio Portrait Lighting provides the opportunity for learning the posing and portrait lighting techniques that are the backbone of a successful professional portrait or wedding studio. Learn new techniques, new styles of lighting and bump up your creativity! In this Advanced Studio Portrait Lighting workshop, you will learn from Master Photographer Tim Meyer. With style as a consideration, and in a hands-on environment, Mr. Meyer will illustrate how your choice of light shaping tools, metering, ratios, facial and body analysis and posing work together to produce dynamic results and consistently high quality images.



  • Quality of light and the portrait
  • Ambient, continuous, available, and strobe light sources
  • Understanding light modifiers and enhancers
  • Mastering lighting ratios
  • Importance and selection of backgrounds
  • Extensive coverage of lighting setups
  • Understanding light metering in portraiture
  • Lighting patterns on the human face
  • Facial analysis
  • Composition in portraiture
  • Posing for various types of portraits
  • Eliciting appropriate expressions
  • The fine art portrait
  • Portraiture for the masses



  • Camera and extra battery
  • Tripod
  • Something to take notes
  • If you would like, a snack and something to drink



  • Advanced



  • Tim Meyer