Portrait I /basics/

MAY 3  |    VEVEY

Photo Walk/Workshop  - intensive 2 hours photography class for camera people.

Different topics, different locations, great experience and fantastic pictures.

Theme: Portrait I /basics/

We will cover:

  • how to help your model feel more comfortable 

  • a little about gear and 'portrait' lens

  • camera settings / depth of field

  • importance of location / background

  • basics of portrait composition 

  • working with light – open shade

Style of the walk/workshop: 

group of 4 or more, but maximum of 10 – group is limited to be sure everyone will have a chance to shoot and practice

Requirements: Camera with your lenses (bring all you have if you have more), charged battery(ies), memory card(s), comfortable clothes/shoes. 

What is also included:

  • two experienced instructors

  • ‘model’ (non-professional)
    one model is guaranteed, will do our best to get two so you can shoot in a small group and then switch

  • workshop materials

  • soft drink and snack

  • access to the private Facebook group (for workshop/walk participants only!) - we do have this group to keep in touch with everyone and share photos, photo experience and to answer any questions anytime after the workshop 

  • extra smile :-)

Date and time: Wednesday May 3,18:00-20:00

(time might be slightly adjusted according to the light conditions)

Place: Vevey, meeting point to be confirmed prior the event

Language: English

90 CHF 
(80,- with the voucher, two "walks" will be deducted)


Terms and conditions: Advanced payment is required to book your spot. Please note that this outing is dependent on the weather and final information will be given shortly beforehand. If this walk/workshop has to be cancelled due to a bad weather conditions or because of lack of participants, your payment will be returned to you in full or it can be used for new/rescheduled date (up to your decision).
Non refundable.  

Our 'model' is non-professional so we will work in a real situation and he or she will sign up a model release. As a thank you he/she will get some of the images taken on the workshop. I kindly ask every participant to make his selection and send me 2-3 images to be given to the model, no later than 2 weeks after the workshop.

​Interested? Contact us for more info: info@pixien.eu 

Coming in May / June 2017
Portrait II /beyond basics/
Portrait III /advanced/

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