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DOGPHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

Theory - practice - post-processing in Adobe Photoshop

WHEN?
19+20 May 2024

 

WHERE?
Scherpenheuvel-Zichem-  Belgium

PARTICIPANTS max. 4
Language : Dutch

INVESTMENT
450€

WHEN?
15+16 August 2024

 

WHERE?
Scherpenheuvel-Zichem-  Belgium

PARTICIPANTS max. 4
Language : Dutch

INVESTMENT
450€

 

Does my style of photography appeal to you and do you want to know exactly how I make these images?

Register now for this 2-day workshop!

My technique of photography and image editing explained in an understandable way, lots of visual material and before and after's of previous works. 

For the practical part I always provide nice models and I take you to locations where I show you the most ideal places and why, so that you can search for the ideal environment and atmosphere at any location.

During this workshop we work in groups of 8 people, and in the practical part we provide a breakdown per lens type.  

NECESSITIES

  • SLR/mirrorless camera & a prime (from 85mm)

      or zoom lens with a low aperture value           †  f2.8, f1.8, f1.4..)  

  • Own laptop/ PC/ iMac  

  • Adobe Photoshop CC installed on your laptop/PC/iMac

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Control of aperture, shutter speed and ISO and you can apply it in practice

  • Basic knowledge of Photoshop tools, layers and masks.

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Theory

  • discussion camera and lenses  

  • camera settings  

  • Depth of field

  • location choice

  • working with natural light

  • Poses of the dog

  • Tips & tricks 

Practice

  • working with models on location

  • Find the perfect light

  • Guidance regarding camera settings

  • sending the owners and working with dogs

  • Discussion of the images on site 

DAG 1

Theory  &  practise

DAY 2  

practice & image editing  

Adobe Photoshop

  • morning: practice shooting

  • before and after examples

  • follow a complete post-processing according to my personal workflow  

  • edit eyes and fur

  • remove unwanted objects

  • adjust colors

  • dodge & burn

  • sharpen/remove noise

  • save in high and low resolution

After the workshop

 

  • certificate of participation

  •   access to the 'Dogs and Tails Training & Workshop' group, in a private Facebook environment where you can ask all your questions.  

   

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  requirements :  ​

  • number of participants 4

  • including soft drinks, coffee, snacks

  • excluding travel and overnight stay

  • Non-refundable deposit  of 150€ required to confirm your registration.

  • Remaining amount must be paid at least 2 weeks before the start of the workshop.

  • When you register, you will receive an email with  the payment details.

  • Deliver 2 photo files per model to the owners for free

  • photos taken during this workshop may not be submitted for competitions

  • persons who give workshops themselves are excluded from participation  

  • Conditions are contractually agreed

Interested in this workshop?

Fill in the form below and I will send you the additional information

Info request/registrations
Ik wens me in te schrijven voor:
Beheers je de belichtingsdriehoek en kan je deze toepassen in de praktijk?
Heb je basiskennis van de Photoshop tools lagen en maskers?

Thank you for your application. If no answer within 24 hours, check your SPAM mail.

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FOR WHOM?

These workshops are entirely focused on dog photography and image editing in Adobe Photoshop, tailored to beginning and advanced photographers.  Hobby/amateur photographers, novice photographers, advanced photographers and photographers in primary and secondary occupation whose sole activity is offering photo sessions to private individuals, are welcome to participate in the workshops.

Required *:

  • You master shutter speed, aperture and ISO and you can apply these in practice. 

  • You have the basic knowledge of the Photoshop tools layers and masks and know how to use them.  

FOR WHOM NOT?

  • Beginners who shoot in AUTO mode and have no knowledge of working in manual mode (I like to refer these people to our beginners workshop )  

  • Persons who offer or plan to offer photography workshops and/or post-processing workshops/video tutorials in the future in the same specialization are not allowed to participate.  

  • Persons who already practice photography as a secondary profession or fully independent main profession and who are located in the immediate vicinity of postal code 3271. (ref. general conditions/FAQ)

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Gear

  • An SLR camera or system camera that you can operate manually.

  • Accompanying (photosensitive) zoom lens  or prime lens of at least 85mm.  

  • Charged battery(ies).

  • Empty memory card.  

  • Clothing that can withstand some dirt.

  • laptop/Imac/PC with photoshop CC installed.

  • card reader or cable to connect your camera to computer for download

Location

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  • These workshops take place in Scherpenheuvel-Zichem, Belgium, unless stated otherwise.

  • Maximum number of participants : 8

THE WORKSHOP

Does my style of photography appeal to you and do you want to know exactly how I make these images?

Register now for this 2-day workshop!

My technique of photography and image editing explained in an understandable way, lots of visual material and before and after's of previous works. 

For the practical part I always provide nice models and take you on  locations where I show on site what the most ideal places are and why, so that you can search for the ideal environment and atmosphere in any place.

We work in groups of * maximum 8 people, and take care of  the practice section for a breakdown by lens type. (*depending on government guidelines regarding covid)

More info on the content and price of the workshops in the separate announcements below.

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Included

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  • notebook & pen  

  • canned soda

  • water

  • use of hand sanitizer  

Not included

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  • lunch  

  • travel

  • overnight stay

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