Kelechi Amadi-Obi, a seasoned fine artist has over the years entertained the world with his globally acclaimed commercial and artistic photographs. His skills are rare, his clientele the preserve of the accomplished. He brings over 15years of rehearsed craft to the table.
With a portfolio that includes such leading Nigerian and international brands as Diamond Bank plc, Forbes Africa, Guinness, Coca Cola, MTN Nigeria, Globacom Nigeria ,Etisalat, Truelove West Africa and more. He is also the choice photographer of Nigeria’s most accomplished individuals in both the entertainment and corporate world. Kelechi is also the publisher of StyleMania Magazine, Nigeria’s most respected fashion publication.
This 4-day fashion and beauty intensive workshop is a non-stop learning, shooting and growing experience. Kelechi Amadi-Obi will provide you with greater understanding of lighting and composition for effective fashion and beauty photography in studio and on location. You will work with top agency models, incredible hair stylists, makeup artists and wardrobe stylists. This is a PORTFOLIO building exercise, and at the end of the workshop the images you create will be unmatched.
This workshop is perfect for those interested in learning creative fashion lighting, high-end retouching skills and for anyone wanting to take their portfolio up a notch. Furthermore, you will learn about breaking into the fashion industry and how to get published.
Kelechi will not only educate you and prepare you for incredible shoots, but will also help you edit your images and provide critique of your shoots.
This is an invaluable photography portfolio-building experience in Lagos.
• Fully functioning studio location
• High end couture clothing
• Professional models, hair and makeup
• Plenty of shooting time
• Retouching instruction
• Beauty lighting, retouching
Arrival and introductions 9:30
An overview of the course 10:00
Presentation / slideshow
Session 1: Compositional elements and how they apply to beauty and fashion photography 10:15
Session 2: An understanding of beauty photography and how to develop a brief with a client.
Session 3: Working with a fashion stylist, makeup and hair to develop the concept of a shoot
Lunch Break 12:00
Session 4: Beauty Lighting design and effect one light and three light setup 13:00
Session 5: Reveres engineering of previous beauty shoots 14:00
Session 6: A beauty shoot with a professional model and makeup 15:00
Session 7 – Fashion Shoot in studio 4
Session 8 – Model Shoot 5 – Shooting on set (studio set)
Practical application & demonstrations
Session 9 – Fashion shoot Dynamics and set building (studio)
Session 10 – Model Shoot 6 – Creative lighting on set (studio)
Session 11 – Model Shoot 7 – Fashion Shoot (studio)
Session 12 – Location preparation
Session 13 – Model Shoot 6 – Explanation of lighting on location (location shoot*)
Session 14 – Model Shoot 7 – Fashion Shoot on location using Strobes,
speed-lights and natural light (location shoot*)
If you own a laptop we recommend bringing it to today’s session so that you
can re-touch along with Kelechi.
Session 12 – The art of post production
Session 13 – Preparation of the RAW files
Session 14 – Beauty retouching in Photoshop
Session 15 – The art of colour and tone in Photoshop
Session 16 – The art of burn and dodge in Photoshop
Session 17 – Course over view and group Q & A
Workshop price: N200,000.00 (USD $1,005.70) per person
All payments should be made to : Kelechi Amadi- Obi studios
Zenith Bank Acct no: 1011322576
For all enquires please call 08170432266
Course Date: 22nd-25th August, 2016 | Max students:20 | Course Duration : 4 days
Location: Kelechi Amadi-Obi Studios 15 Deji Odunuga
Street off Adebayo Mukolu, Anthony village Lagos ,