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Macro, Close-up and Product Photography

Do you want to capture incredible images of small things? Join us for this fun, eye-opening class all about shooting small things with big results.

This class focuses on proper techniques and tips for taking photos of small sized products that you may wish to sell online, as well as capturing the 'tiny' world of macro subjects. We will explore some essential concepts for high quality results, including lighting and presentation of the subject being photographed. We will introduce you to some great specialty gear that can help you get even closer to your subject. Students will get to explore light boxes, macro lenses, extension tubes and other great close-up tools in the classroom.Whether you are keen to elevate your sales presence online through better looking product photos or you wish to create an interesting creative close-up photo, this class has something for everyone.

Course Outline:

- Camera settings
- Controlling depth of field
- Lighting your subject
- Presentation of your subject
- Close-up photography gear
- Focus stacking software and techniques
- General tips and tricks
- Getting creative

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who photographs, or wishes to photograph, small objects
Anyone who needs great images to help sell their products
Photographers with an interest in exploring small worlds for creative results

Earlier Event: December 5
Camera 301: Manual Mode
Later Event: December 6
Flash 101: Making Better Light