Portraiture is one of the oldest and most practiced forms of photography and thus it constantly evolves and changes. This online photography course with London portrait photographer, Jonathan Mortimer, is designed to encourage you to really think about how you portray your subject. It will help you select the best lenses and approach your sitter with confidence and imagination to create telling portraits that reveal more than just what’s skin deep.
A portrait is no longer - and let’s be honest, never has been a mere record of a face. There are many stories and truths that a portrait can tell us about the subject present before the camera. Whether it be the soul-searching simplicity of Richard Avedon”s portraits in his book, “In the American West,” or the big-production values of Annie Leibovitz’s Vanity Fair work, the contemporary portrait can reveal more than you’d first expect. This online portrait photography course will lead you to think outside of conventions - use space, light and your subject’s environment to best advantage and approach the portrait as a lot more than an awkwardly-posed moment in time.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
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