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IN-PERSON WORKSHOPS

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I am very proud to be presenting a series of in-person workshops around Australia in 2018 for Le Cordon Bleu at their campuses in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide.


Course Title Food Photography & Styling Workshop.
Duration 1.5 days followed by included lunch at respected restaurant.
Prerequisites A passion for food photography and enthusiasm for learning.
Equipment A digital SLR camera, a laptop (preferably with lightroom, photoshop, or camera RAW installed) and a tripod (highly recommended).


DATES

Adelaide Friday 12th & Saturday 13th April 2019 Book>

Brisbane Friday 10th & Saturday 11th May 2019 Book>

Byron Bay - 1 day workshop - Friday 7th September 2019 (To express your interest please complete form below)


COURSE CONTENT

This 2-day workshop will cover natural light food photography techniques, introduction to food styling and post-production techniques. You will have multiple practical opportunities to develop your skills with expert support.

DAY 1 - 9am – 4pm (at Le Cordon Bleu Campus)

  • Using natural light techniques in food photography & image styling; explore objects and surfaces, shape and form, light and shade, direct and indirect light.

  • Conception, organisation and realisation: examine different photographic approaches.

  • Choosing angle of shot, image composition guidelines, managing food preparation, props and backdrops.

  • Introduction to manual mode for food photography.

  • Introduction to editing and post production.

Lunch is not provided on Day 1 but canteen facilities are available.


Day 2 - 9am – 1pm (On location at a respected restaurant. See individual location information for details)

Restaurant environment – photographic shoot:

  • Explore design and content – Individual artistic approaches

  • Food preparation, props and backdrops

  • Assessing and managing challenging lighting

  • Trouble shooting + critique of images.

Following the shoot on day two students will be invited to a shared lunch at the restaurant.


This course is perfect for:

  • Photographers wishing to improve their food photography skills;

  • Chefs wanting to present their food at its best;

  • Bloggers wanting to present their images at a higher level;

  • Foodies wanting to develop techniques for taking food images using natural light.