Kimberley Workshops – 11 and 12 November 2016

Come join Gerhard Steenkamp on one or more of the workshops to be held in Kimberley, Northern Cape on the dates stated;

11 November 2016 – Studio Portraits Workshop. (8 slots available)

12 November 2016 – Post Processing Workshop. (8 slots available)

The workshops will be consists of theoretical sessions, practical and group discussions. Gerhard will take you through a theoretical step by step process, showing and explaining to you, how to choose the ideal camera settings to use in each situation you may be faced with whilst out photographing studio portraits. Gerhard will offer artistic guidelines and insights into some of the tricks of the trade that will enable you to take your personal photography to the next level and capture great images. With the Post Processing Workshop Gerhard will take you through his personal editing workflow. This will also be a practical workshop where everyone attending will be assisted while editing his/her own images.

Here a short itinerary of each workshop. At the bottom is a form to be completed do you wish to register or need some more info. After you have completed the form we will mail you the necessary register form and info needed.

11 November 2016 – Studio Lighting Portraits Workshop

Cost: R950

With twenty years of Studio experience Gerhard will help you with lighting setups as Short, Broad, Loupe and Butterfly lighting to take your studio portraits to another level.

17:00 – Everyone get together at 11 Wolseley straat in Hillcrest, Kimberley where the workshop will be held.

17:15 – After a short discussion the practical sessions with the models will begin where everyone attending will get the chance to take photos of the models provided.

18:30 – Brake with some coffee/drinks and snacks.

19:00 – More photos of the models trying some different/creative lighting setups.

21:00 – Recap of the evenings activities with a question and answer session.

12 November 2016 – Post Processing Workshop

Cost: R950

Gerhard will assist everyone attending with there editing workflow in Photoshop.

If you plan to attend the Studio Lighting workshop on 5 February this post processing workshop is almost compulsory. Taking the photos is just 50% of the work done. This is a very important workshop to take your editing/photos to another level.

8:00 -Everyone get together at 11 Wolseley straat in Hillcrest, Kimberley where the workshop will be held.

8:15 – Gerhard will explain his workflow and immediately everyone will get down to some serious editing on their own images.

10:00 – Brake with some coffee/drinks and snacks.

10:30 – Editing and some more editing.

12:30 – Recap of the mornings activities with a question and answer session.

This workshops includes

  • Services of Pro Photographer Gerhard Steenkamp
  • Photographic tuition and workshop
  • Models and make up artist provided for Studio workshop.

This workshops does not include

  • Drinks (if not stated otherwise)
  • Meals (if not stated otherwise)
  • Telephone Calls
  • Purchases and expenditure of a personal nature
  • Camera equipment

What to pack (bring along)

  • Photographic equipment
  • Tripod
  • Laptop – Photoshop installed (even if its just a demo version) – This is for the Post Processing Workshop only.

Provisional booking

If interested in attending the workshops, please complete the provisional booking page underneath. We will then provide you with the registration form and banking details to confirm the booking.