Develop your skills in researching, producing and managing fashion photo shoots
Whether you are a photographer, designer, stylist or art director, this street fashion photography course aims to develop skills in researching, producing and managing street fashion photo shoots. You will be introduced to narrative styles, the planning of shoots, selection of locations and working within a team...
Taught by: Leigh Keily.
Whether you are a photographer, designer, stylist or art director, this street fashion photography course aims to develop skills in researching, producing and managing street fashion photo shoots. You will be introduced to narrative styles, the planning of shoots, selection of locations and working within a team. You'll also be introduced to lighting outdoor shoots, from simple flash effects to the manipulation of available lighting sources.
The course is a combination of classroom theory, practical location workshops, and independent research, culminating in a professionally executed fashion story shooting with a professional fashion stylist and industry signed models. You'll leave the course with electronic copies of your street fashion photographs and invaluable advice about your next steps toward mastery of street fashion photography.
To benefit from this course you must have some experience of using DSLR or SLR cameras.
Beginners (with some experience of using a DSLR or SLR camera). You should have an interest in the subject area and a desire to learn but no previous experience is required.
Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.
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 men's 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.
In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class: