Professional Street Fashion Photography
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.
Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older.
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 is an Australian celebrity portrait and entertainment photographer based between London and Los Angeles. He studied at Central Saint Martins and the London College of Fashion. His portraits were brought to a global audience with his recent Prince William for Attitude magazine shoot.
Leigh is highly sought after to photograph celebrities, with recent work including Viggo Mortensen, Andy Cohen, James Corden, Gordon Ramsay, The Cast of Queer Eye, Russell Brand, Steve Aoki, Nicola Formichetti, Ant and Dec, Nobu, Jeremy Piven, and Liam Payne amongst many, many others. His entertainment work consists of key art, promotional, and short video/moving billboard work for the BBC, Channel 4, Comedy Central and MTV. His video billboards have featured on the big screens at Piccadilly Circus and Waterloo stations.
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, and contributing photographers from all around the world. Leigh has written a textbook, Photographing Fashion, published by Crowood Press and available on Amazon, and is currently writing his second title.
In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:
- DSLR camera
- Notebook and pen