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Class V – Flash Fundamentals

August 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 pm

Class V– Flash Fundamentals

The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is proud to present the Foundations of Photography Study Series with Andrew Taylor. This is a 6-part educational series dedicated to photographing the automobile. This is an excellent learning experience for the novice or seasoned photographer and everyone in between. It’s also a great opportunity to learn from a fantastic automotive photographer who is closely familiar with each car in the collection and knows all of the best shots. Each session will feature a “Live Photo Shoot Area”, featuring a different exhibit from the Museum. We’ll lower the barricades so you can get up-close to the cars, and we’ll bring out the ladders so you can get unique shots. Classes are $25.00 per class or $125.00 to attend all six.

Flash is best used like a spice, too much or too little can be bad, but used in the right amount and the right way, a flash can be very nice.  Andrew Taylor will explore the concepts and techniques behind effective lighting with flash.   The discussion will start with fundamentals that build on exposure principles taught in the previous installments of Foundations of Photography Exposure —simple techniques that improve the results from a camera’s built-in or Hot-Shoe Flash.   The discussion will include the flash concepts of Fill & Bounce Flash techniques and on using flash as a key light.   The course will also explore topics ranging from syncing flash, repeating flash, to shooting with one or more off-camera flash units and flash accessories.

During the Demo Day at noon, participants of the photography class will also be allowed to stand in a special roped off area to practice what they learned in the photography class during the Driving portion of the Demo Day.

Classes are $25.00 per class or $125.00 to attend all six.

Details

Date:
August 11
Time:
10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.simeonemuseum.org/museum-news/foundations-of-photography-2018

Venue

Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum
6825-31 Norwitch Dr
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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Phone:
215.365.7233
Website:
https://www.simeonemuseum.org