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3 & 4 June 2017: Creative Portrait and Photoshop

5 Shoots - 5 Photoshop techniques


Hein Waschefort-bokeh

Shoot 1

Hein Waschefort-chairosceru

Shoot 2

Hein Waschefort - -Sheena

Shoot 3

Hein Waschefort - Texture

Shoot 4

These intensive 1 day courses at VSS are limited to only 10 delegates, to ensure good interaction with lecturer (Hein Waschefort)

These shoots are not only for skill development but also aims for each photographer to walk away with great brag/salon photos.

8h00: Arrive coffee and muffins.

Shoot 1. Bokeh reference and portraits for bokeh compellation.

Shoot 2. Studio portrait using advanced dramatic lighting to create a balanced chiaroscuro result for later selective soft focus.

Shoot 3. Forest shoot with smoke setup will be created at VSS. Theme shoot; Pandora day 1 and Sheena for day 2. This shoot will later be used for workflow approach in Lightroom and Photoshop.

10h30-11h00: Tea

Shoot 4. Available light portrait for selective textures and screens.

Shoot 5. Multi model pub shoot for selective colour and screens.

13h30-13:30 Lunch

13h30-16h30: Lightroom & Photoshop on own photos:

1. Workflow from lightroom to Photoshop vignette, clarity and exposure using auto mask in Lightroom.

2. Work with 'clever' layers and styles in Photoshop.

3. Advanced layer editing and cloning on selective fields.

15h00-15h30: Beer o'clock

4. Photoshop: advanced filters and textures on layers and introducing a touch of colour (a great new technique).

5. Selective soft focus and skin rendering my way.



Hein Waschefort - Screens

Shoot 5