Tue, 04 May | Collective Gallery & Art Project Space

Commercial Photography Workshop

Learn how to handle your camera/ smartphone in order to capture memories or boost your commercial interest in the most creative way.
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Commercial Photography Workshop

Time & Location

04 May 2021, 11:00 BST – 06 May 2021, 17:00 BST
Collective Gallery & Art Project Space, 18 Holywell Hill, St Albans AL1 1BZ, UK

About the Event

Are you trying to curate your content on social media? Would you like to take memorable photos of your family, or even start your new product company or travel and capture the world through your authentic point of view? Photography workshop with Alex will help you to tailor your photo skills to your ideas, your perception - with a smartphone or your camera and use it to its maximum.

What you will learn?

  • Understand your “toy” - your camera or smartphone - all of the essential questions responded.
  • The light in the picture, the shadows and the colours
  • Understanding the slow and quick environment.
  • Your point of view versus your target audience
  • Art versus commercial photography
  • Taking portraits and event photos
  • Product potos
  • Capture landscape
  • Travel photography
  • The cherry on the top tips including selfies

Who is the lecturer?

Alex has been dedicating her life to potorapy over 10 years now. She started to take photos of her friends for their Facebook profiles, ten extended her work to school magazine. After a year of her work she won a national Czech Student photo competition and curated her 4 photo exhibitions in Prague, then 2 exhibitions in East London. She worked as a photographer for Czech magazine editions of Elle and Maxim magazine. Later she worked for Eco 24 - News magazine as a reporter and a photojournalist. her photos were used for other printed media across Czech republic and one autobiographical book. She worked for digital marketing company Fairy Tailors as a product photographer and social media creator. Attending Loughborough University - studying Master’s degree, Media and Creative Industries, gave Alex more insight about architecture, urbanism, fashion and modern photography that were all used for Loughborough University printed magazine which was also found by her and gave her a Media Creation of the Year award.

After moving to St. Albans se had a chance to be a selected artist by an art jury from hertfordshire University to exhibit her work in photography. During pandemics, Alex released her online photo exhibition LINK: http://www.alexbarakovaphotography.com/online-exhibition-2020.html and now she works as a photo journalist, social media content manager, releases new photos on her social media platforms and blog.



INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/alexispolkadotted/

  • Commercial Photo Workshop
    +£0.63 Service fee
    +£0.63 Service fee

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