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Melbourne Workshops 2018

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MELBOURNE WORKSHOP OPTIONS

6th-9th December 2018
Natural Light Workshop (Half Day) $350 – 6/12/18
Night Time Location Lighting Workshop (Half Day) $350 – 7/12/18
Day Time Location Lighting Workshop $550 – 8/12/18
Conceptual Workshop $550 – 9/12/18
OR
Purchase all workshops as a bundle to save over $200!

To purchase workshops, or for more information, scroll to the bottom of the page to select your option

Thursday 6th December
Natural Light

– Selecting the location
– Working with Natural Light
– See and modify light
– Using Natural reflectors
– Working with Models on Location
– Metering for Highlights and Shadows
– Taking photos that do not need any retouching or adjustments
– The do’s & don’t when working with models
– Talking models and communicating during a shoot
– Posing models
– Working with models on location
– Learning how to use light so you don’t need Photoshop to make your image pop

Friday 7th November
Night Time Location Lighting Workshop

– Selecting the location
– Working on location in a house
– Working with Natural Light at night time
– Working with contant and ambient lighitng
– Lighting with non profressional lights ie lamps torches
– High end editorial lighting on a budget
– Creating a story within the environment
– Lighting the Background
– Seeing and modify constant light
– Working with on and off camera flash
– Talking to models and communicating during a shoot
– Posing models

Saturday 8th December
Day Time Location Lighting

– Selecting the location
– Working with Natural Light in a house
– Working with constant and flash lighitng during the day
– Seeing and modify light
– Using Natural reflectors
– Working with Models on Location
– Metering for Highlights and Shadows
– High end editorial lighting on a budget
– Creating a story within the environment
– Taking photos that do not need any retouching or adjustments
– Learning how to use light so you don’t need Photoshop to make your image pop
– The do’s & don’t when working with models
– Talking models and communicating during a shoot
– Posing models

Sunday 9th December
Conceptual Workshop

– Storyboarding
– Posing
– Working with clients
– Working with a breif
– Coming up with concepts on the fly
– Creating a story to fit the breif
– Studio lighting
– Understanding commercial shoots, expectations and realities on the day
– Working with Stylists and Hair & Make-Up Artists
– Your chance to shoot 4 different looks with 4 different models

Additional information
– We strictly allow 15 participants to these tickets.
– Lunch and refreshments included along with a light breakfast for Portfolio Builder workshop.
– Images taken during the workshop can be used for social media, website and portfolio use!

What to bring
– DSLR Camera
– Spare Memory Cards
– Spare Battery
– Camera manuals
– Most of Peter’s work is shot around 85 mm but he does use lenses as wide as 16mm and telephoto as long as 200mm. You are welcome to bring what you think will suit your work best.
– Flash for night time workshop
– Notepad & Pen
– Laptops are not necessary, but welcome for viewing images taken during workshop

 Please take the time to read our Terms & Conditions before you book. Your booking confirms this agreement

Here are some images of the cottage we will be using for the Location Lighting Workshops:

Natural Light Workshop
Thursday 6th December 2018 @ 10.00am – 2.00pm
Melbourne CBD – Location e-mailed 2 weeks prior

Peter will be teaching you everything you need to know about finding and seeing light outdoors. You will be amazed at how simply Peter creates stunning images without the use of a reflector!

Night Time Location Lighting Workshop
Friday 7th December 2018 @ 6.00pm-10.00pm
Cottage in the Yarra Ranges – Address e-mailed 2 weeks prior

Peter will be teaching you he shoots with Constant, On & Off Camera Flash on location at night time, in our apartment. He will show you how to create a story within the environment, and acheieve commerical/ editorial standard of lighting on a budget. You will get to spend this intensive hands-on workshop shooting & learning how Peter works commercially on location, plus how to light your model correctly using both professional and unprofessional lighting, (for example torches and lamps) and create incredible images either way!

Day Time Location Lighting Workshop
Saturday 8th December 2018 @ 10.00am – 5.00pm
Cottage in the Yarra Ranges – Address e-mailed 2 weeks prior

Peter will be teaching you everything you need to know about finding, seeing, and modifying light within a house using natural light, constant light, and flash light. He will be teaching you how you can acheive a commerical/ editoral standard of lighting in your own home studio, Airbnb or even a hotel room. Most of Peter’s work is shot in houses and hotels, you will be amazed at how simply he creates stunning images by using things we find in place of a reflector!

Conceptual Workshop
Sunday 9th December 2018 @ 10.00am – 5.00pm
Koukei Studio – 9 Trade Way, Kilsyth South VIC 3137

This workshop has been designed to teach and show you how to storyboard and come up with concepts while working a with stylist and hair & make-up artist, giving you an understanding of what you can expect when working commercially. You will get to see how Peter conceptualises a shoot to fit a brief, from styling the model, to the hair & make-up, and the lighting. It is then your turn to shoot the editorial, with 4 different set ups, models, and concepts. This workshop is very unique to anything we have offered before!