Fashion Photography

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With the expansion of the internet, fashion photographers are increasingly in demand. In this course you'll learn the fundamental skills involved in taking original fashion images for a variety of commissioners, from magazines to designers...

Taught by: Leigh Keily.

Description

With the expansion of the internet, fashion photographers are increasingly in demand. In this course you'll learn the fundamental skills involved in taking original fashion images for a variety of commissioners, from magazines to designers. You will focus on the practical photography techniques that you will need to master in order to deliver fashion photos to a professional standard.

Working as part of a creative team, you will produce and execute a fashion shoot using a professional industry team.You will handle the various phases of the process, from initial concept to realisation. Plus, you'll get the opportunity to work with models, fashion stylists, make-up artists and hair stylists.

Topics covered include:

  • selection of location sets
  • set construction
  • propping and accessorizing
  • camera settings and lighting control
  • use of backdrops and reflectors

Who should take this course?

  • Students with an interest in fashion styling and photography.
  • Photographers, stylists and art directors.

Entry requirements: None

Level: Beginners





Tutor information

Leigh Keily http://www.keily.co.uk/ is an Australian celebrity portrait and men's fashion photographer based in London. His portraits were brought to a global audience with his recent Prince William for Attitude magazine shoot.

Leigh's is highly sought after to photograph celebrities, with recent work including Alan Carr, Ant and Dec, Steve Aoki, Tinie Tempah, James Van Der Beek, Kunal Nayyar (Big Bang Theory), Liam Payne from One Direction, David Gandy, The Scissor Sisters, Dan Stevens, Jim Chapman, Michael Pitt and Iwan Rheon, amongst many others. Commercially Leigh has shot for large brands including MTV, River Island, John Freida and Tesco, and smaller niche mens brands like Vanwolff, Rufskin and WP Menswear. 

Leigh is also the co-founder and editor of quarterly specialist men’s magazine JÓN, which is available worldwide featuring Leigh’s interviews and photographs of celebrities including Breaking Bad’s RJ Mitte, Game of Thrones’ Joe Dempsie, Russell Tovey, as well as cast members of Downton Abbey.

As well as teaching at Central Saint Martins, Leigh teaches at fashion colleges in Malaysia. He has just completed his first book, Photographing Fashion, published by Crowood Press and available on Amazon.

 


Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • A digital SLR camera, with memory card
  • One notebook A4 size or larger
  • On the first day please also bring a UK fashion magazine of your choice.  Some suggestions include: Vogue, i-D, Dazed and Confused, Vice, Harpers, Sheer, Phoenix, SID, Another, GQ, Ponystep

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£875Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
20/03/2017 - 24/03/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£875Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
24/07/2017 - 28/07/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£875Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
31/07/2017 - 04/08/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£875Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
29/08/2017 - 01/09/2017Tuesday to Friday10:00 - 17:154 Days£875Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket