Individual Skype course ‘Portrait photography’ by Sergei Sarakhanov
I teach each student individually and help make a serious breakthrough in creativity.
Online Lessons via Skype
Duration 2,5 months / 1 lesson per week
Realization of your personal photo project
Content is customized based on the individual needs of each student
Total price for the course (10 lessons) is 700$
In most cases the standard course program / content is customized based on the individual needs of each student.
Your portrait portfolio analysis/overview. Identification of main problem areas. Goal: to set up a priorities, define direction and discuss your personal style.
Composition. Accents. Types of portraits. Color and b/w. Backgrounds. How to create two-layered and multi-layered photographs that tell a story. How to use various points of interest in one image to create meaning.
Shooting in daylight lightning conditions. Finding locations. Light modifiers and light control. The theory of light and its place in photography.
Indoor light. How to prepare location. Lightning equipment. Soft light and hard light.
How to interview your model before the shooting. Guidance on posing and directing your model during a shooting session. The difference between mood and emotions.
Portraits of couples.
Portfolio development. Photography projects and their types. From idea to execution.
Homework: select a topic for your own project. Create a concept and description.
Project presentation and discussion.
Homework: you will have 3-4 weeks for the realization of your personal photo project.
Pre-homework: Prepare your 20-25 best portrait photos.
The students will have 3-4 weeks for the realization of your personal photo project.
bank transfer to SberBank account (in RUB),
bank transfer to Privatbank account (in UAH),
If the student skips lesson without a notification, the missed lesson won’t be rescheduled and the tuition fee for this lesson won’t be refunded.