Course Level: Beginners, Intermediate
Dates and Time: See below ⇊
Max Participants: 5
Lecture Language: English
Conversational Language: English, Swiss German, Italian
Location: Zurich Altstetten
Course Type: Classroom
Eligible for discount: Yes (see our Community Membership Scheme).
During this intensive workshop, you will learn how to style and take high quality, creative images of food. If you’re looking to improve your skills and capture professional, creative, impressive food images, our enthusiastic instructors will give you all the tools you need. That’s a great way to monetise your photography by working with brands, restaurants or produce a high quality photos for your own business, blog, website.
You will learn:
Technique - learn a special product photography and post-processing techniques.
Lighting styles – explore the role of light in food photography and different lighting styles.
Lighting equipment – how to use specialist equipment to enhance images, such as flash.
The marketing look – learn how to style food effectively and see images with a business mind.
Technical elements – learn more about your camera settings including metering modes and the light meter.
Lenses – learn which types of lenses are suitable for food photography.
Backdrops – play with different backgrounds and backdrops for your food images.
Props – discuss a range of props and accessories which can enrich your images.
Good knowledge of how to use your camera and a basic knowledge of shutter speed, aperture, camera lenses and ISO. If you feel that you might need more knowledge we highly advice you to take our Beginners Photography course first.
Your Camera: DSLR or Mirrorless (If you don’t have a camera yet, don’t worry! You can hire one of our DSLR cameras free of charge. Please notify us in advance so we can make sure we have one available for you).
Different lenses if you have.
Notebook/tablet for notes taking.
Tripod: (If you don’t have one yet, don’t worry! You can hire one of our tripods free of charge. Please notify us in advance so we can make sure we have one available for you).
Passion, creativity and love for Photography!