DIY Lighting: Portraits + Products

What is the utmost essential part of a good photograph? Lighting! This 6 hour course will cover the basics of manual camera exposure: Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO. These three settings on your DSLR camera will allow you to take the best photograph possible according to the available light. We will use ambient, bounced and strobe lights to learn basic lighting compositions. We will break into groups and have in depth practice with these DIY and professional lighting techniques on people and products. We will also transfer some of the images onto computers and go over organizational basics.

Upcoming Classes


Call 312.245.2900 to schedule a class.