Product Code: 1033794

ZDISC Steve Aves Beginners Guide to Lighting - London 07.11.09

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The Beginners Guide to Lighting with Steve Aves will cover the technical aspects of studio flash equipment, metering and basic lighting techniques for portraiture and product photography. Upon arrival you will receive a £25 Wex Photo Video voucher code to be used on whatever you like! Places are strictly limited to just 15 participants per session as Steve is keen for everyone to get plenty of hands-on time with the equipment. Make sure you bring your camera along so you can get involved! If you are unable to get tickets for this seminar, keep an eye on our homepage as we will be announcing further dates at other locations in the UK in the coming months.

The Beginners Guide to Lighting includes:

  • Technical aspects behind studio lighting
  • Basic set up, lights, softboxes etc
  • Metering techniques
  • Different lighting set ups for portraiture etc
  • Practical sessions


Who should attend?
The Beginners Guide to Lighting will be ideal for those of you who are thinking of buying or have just bought flash for the first time.

What level of photographer do I need to be?
The Beginners Guide to Lighting will appeal to any photographer who wants to shoot portraiture.

What will I learn?
During the day, you will learn a great deal about using flash including how it works, what power is best for you, and which accessories create the right balance for high key and low key photography.

What do I need to bring?
Steve will bring along everything you need, so all you need to bring is your camera bag.

What equipment will Steve be using?
Steve will use the latest Bowens range of heads and a wide range of key accessories.

What is the format for the day?
Steve breaks the day up into four parts, starting with a quick look at how and why flash works. From there the next three sessions will all be practical, as Steve builds various lighting set ups to show you how to light head & shoulders, full length, high key and low key portraiture.

Additional Information

The Venue - Hilton London Kensington
The Beginners Guide to Lighting will be held in the Holland Suite at the Hilton London Kensington hotel. For details on how to get there, see the link below.

How to find us: Hilton London Kensington

The Price
The Beginners Guide to Lighting is just £150 for the full day session. This fantastic price includes a £25 Wex Photo Video voucher, refreshments and a buffet lunch.

The Time
The Beginners Guide to Lighting takes place on Saturday 7th November 2009, starting at 9.45am and finishing at 4.00pm.

Bring your camera along on the day to ensure you get the most out of the experience.

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Product Specification

Author Steve Aves
Year Published 2009
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