Orlett Pearson McCall gave a presentation on fashion and beauty photography. Runway photography is challenging because it is fast moving with little control over the lighting. You need to anticipate what is coming to catch the moment. Studio photography offers the opportunity to work with multiple lighting effects and fans. Hair and make-up artists not
Following the Basics of Composition tutorial, we had our first Member’s Critique session. Three salon members served as “judges” and anyone could submit photos for review (no scoring). There was a lot of lively discussion, sometimes everyone was in agreement, other times their opinions diverged. A common theme in the commentary was to pay more
RPS member Imma Barrera gave a tutorial on Basics of Composition. Imma commented that photos are meant to tell a story. Composition directs the viewer to the key elements of the story. Pay attention to such things as negative space, the rule of thirds, leading lines, framing, size, color and lighting to improve your composition.