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Evening Seminar - Mon 11th July 2011 (6.00pm - 9.00pm)
2 Day Portrait / Digital Imaging Workshop - Tues 12th - Wed 13th July 2011 (9 - 5pm)
Evening Seminar - £95 plus VAT
2 Day Portrait / Digital Imaging Workshop - £495 plus VAT
Venue: The Round Foundry Media Centre, Leeds
Tutors: Evening Seminar - Annabel Williams
2 Day Portrait / Digital Imaging Workshop - Annabel Williams & Marko Nurminen
We all love Annabel for her unique style and inspirational teaching qualities and this is the first time she will be visiting the UK’s biggest cities on a roadshow to bring YOU her knowledge and inspiration in portrait photography and to share with you her secrets on how to capture simply beautiful and free flowing photography; this is what she is famous for after all.
The venues have been very carefully selected for both the Evening Seminars and The Two Day Workshops. On the workshops, we have ensured that the photographic backgrounds and opportunities are perfect for her portraiture and for your portfolio. These venues are not like the normal standard venues - they all come with a unique quality to suit Annabel's style of photography and you will be totally inspired by the locations.
On the 2 day events, Annabel will be accompanied by Marko Nurminen, the UK's guru of Digital Imaging using Photoshop and Lightroom. Marko is known throughout the UK to be one of the finest Digital experts around and has been retouching Annabel's images for the last 5 years. You will be privileged to learn the simple techniques he uses to enhance images quickly and efficiently, and learn how to speed up your workflow so you can spend more time enjoying your photography!
Annabel is passionate about people she photographs, passionate about people she teaches and passionate about constantly developing the social photographic industry. She demystifies the subject of portrait photography and tells you how it really is.
Two day workshop - a deposit of £100 is required to book your place and the balance is required 6 weeks prior to the workshop.
(For Promotional Guests Only)
"How to be a successful photographer in the current climate"
An evening with Annabel Williams, from 6pm-9pm + question & brainstorming session after - £95 + vat
Annabel will bring her honest and down to earth advice on how to deal with the challenges photographers are facing today.
An evening with Annabel Williams, who will bring her honest and useful advice on how to overcome and deal with the challenges photographers are facing in the current climate. Explore the way you work, what today's clients expect, and how to gain the confidence needed to be successful in photography.
You will leave feeling energised and with a renewed vigour of life inside you to help drive you and your photography to the next level.
Annabel will answer your questions at the end of the seminar and she will be around to chat over drinks afterwards.
These evening events will run the night prior to the 2 day workshops which will have a totally different feel and content to the night before.
Britain’s Best Photography are also hosting a 2 day Workshop that immediately follows the highly motivating evening seminar. Annabel will be teaming up with Marko Nurminem, to show you how to take great portraits of children and adults, and learn simple, quick ways of retouching your images to make them really zing!
Both Annabel and Marko specialise in making life easier for themselves!We can accommodate up to 28 guests and the group will be split into two; one day with Annabel Williams and the other day with Marko Nurnimen
They both love what they do, and have worked out simple ways of achieving great results without all the fuss that normally goes on in photography! Learn how to make things easy for yourself, enjoy your photography and get a life!
Annabel will be covering:
How to design a photographic session, by planning and preparing
How to select the right backgrounds and clothes
How to work successfully with natural light, in any weather.
How to direct and position people to make them look good
How to have fun and relax with your clients
How to develop your style
How to shoot to sell
How to make the technical side easy
Marko will be covering:
How to make your digital workflow easy so you can spend more time away from your computer!
Simple Lightroom techniques
Simple Photoshop techniques
How to create the looks Annabel gives to her clients
Round Foundry Media Centre, Foundry Street, LeedsLS11 5QP
Annabel William’s roadshow in Leeds has been very carefully chosen not only for its trendy, high quality interior but also for it’s creative, urban outdoors with the canal being just a minute away from the venue where you will be spoilt for choice for photographic backdrops on this ‘hands on’ workshop.There is also Egyptian derelict architecture only 300 yards away and this will also add to the photographic opportunities around us on the day
The interior has been restored with a modern and dynamic feel and the combination of steelwork and timber throughout adds a chic and cool feel to the venue. The select use of creative colours and artwork inside makes it a perfect choice for Annabel’s photographic seminar and workshop.
The outside area oozes vibrance with an increasing number of high quality amenities from lively Bars to Cafe's, all situated in various courtyards and retaining the great character and history of the original Round Foundry.
CHECK OUT WEBSITE www.roundfoundry.net
CHECK OUT VIRTUAL TOUR www.youtube.com/watch?v=1gULrKJtSoo
All details of the event and the venue will be forwarded with your confirmation details when you book.
The Round Foundry is located in Leeds city centre within one of the most dynamic business and residential developments in the UK, and is just 8 minutes walk away from the central Leeds train station and close to the motorway network and with multiple neighbouring car parks, costing approx £5 per day
For map and directions check out www.roundfoundry.net/Contact/
09:00 Arrival and Tea/Coffee
09:30 Introduction & Slideshow
11:00 Outdoor Shoot (family)
14:00 Outdoor Shoot (couple)
16:00 Slideshow of Days Work
09:00 Arrival and Tea/Coffee
09:30 Introduction and Photoshop
11:00 Image Processing Photoshop
14:00 Image Processing and Lightroom
16:00 Image Processing and Lightroom
What To Bring
Bring along your Digital SLR camera and lenses, spare battery and memory cards. Please ensure that all batteries are fully charged prior to arriving. Also remember warm clothing, comfortable shoes, rainproofs. . If hot and sunny, remember your sun cream and hat.
Level of Knowlege(For Promotional Guests Only)
Come with whatever knowledge you have - whether it's everything or nothing! It really doesn't matter, as Annabel specialises in showing you how to take great pictures with the minimal of technical knowledge - she'll show you everything you need to know to set up your camera simply and easily, in order to concentrate on directing and relating to the people you are photographing.