Portrait Photography

Portrait photography workshop on lighting and flash techniques in a full studio setup.

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Important Lighting Setups for Portrait Photography

Portrait photography is all about the lighting in order to establish the desired mood, highlight the features, and capture the subject's essence and character.

Why is a good corporate headshot important both for Corporate and Social

A high-quality professionally photographed headshot portrays professionalism and competence in the person as first impressions people have of you count the most, in a business context. as well as in a social environment,

How to choose your Photographer

When you are making your decision in choosing the best photographer for your needs, make sure you have clear understanding of of your brief and their ability to deliver.

The Importance of having a Good Eye to Take great Photographs

My advice is develop your style and use “the eye for photography” that you have been gifted to use

Photograph brief

The importance of briefing your photographer to ensure great Results

Often you see a photograph that someone has taken and you ask yourself that question...how did the person take this photograph or is this just editing

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Best Storage options for Photographers to keep their Images Safe

Make sure that your images are stored safely in a hard drive that meets your needs

Simple Tips to taking Good Photographs in Bright Light

Something that I preach to all my students, … “see the light, take the shot”.

True benefits to taking up Photography

Visual impact that unleashes sentiment and builds memories and relationships. For globally spread families, photography gives license to newborns developing into college graduates, and alike, college graduates into parents. To take on the role as a “the photographer’, capturing and sharing these moments, is something special, and we all need a visual storyteller in our lives.

Tips on how best to Photograph Architecture

This covers a large spectrum of spaces from residential, to commercial, to industrial. This genre is generally used for online and print media.  From real estate sales, to retail and office parks and developments, photography plays an important role in visually marketing the look and feel of the property.

How much Professional Photographers earn in South Africa?

This is a question that I am sure many of you ask, is it worth pursuing photography as a career. The short answer is yes, but, like everything in life, this will depend on how much you persevere

How Buying a lens on impulse turned me into a Professional Photographer

I needed to start saving money for a better lens with better glass. The fact was that lenses were expensive… and still are. I also begun to realise that it was all about the lens and the body was secondary. People often get this confused.

What is the best Lighting for taking Great Photographs?

There are many products and brands to choose from, all with different purposes and price tags, so make sure you have done your research, had some practical experience working with lighting and asked all the right questions.

Learn the most important Steps to Professional Model Photography

Remember big shoots for big brands cost money, and involve much planning and responsibility, so understand what is required and maintain focus in order to be successful.

The Importance of a Great Head shot

The type of photographer that is best for this kind of work, is a portrait photographer. A professional portrait photographer is one that that understands lighting and composition in order to bring out the best in their subject. This would be from aesthetics, to the mood that needs to be portrayed for the desired headshot.

Why Medium Format Cameras are best for Professional Photography

So whether you are a photographer shooting commercially for clients, or you are the person exhibiting large prints in galleries in the form of art, this is the first choice to staying ahead of the pack

Agency

Catering to both business and commercial or home and personal clients, with a range of packages at competitive prices, The Portrait Company delivers premium modern portraiture for influencers, businessmen, politicians, families, musicians, models and more.

Family

Catering to both business and commercial or home and personal clients, with a range of packages at competitive prices, The Portrait Company delivers premium modern portraiture for influencers, businessmen, politicians, families, musicians, models and more.

Headshots

Catering to both business and commercial or home and personal clients, with a range of packages at competitive prices, The Portrait Company delivers premium modern portraiture for influencers, businessmen, politicians, families, musicians, models and more.

Celebrating your Baby Shower through Great Photography

Not only does the family need to plan the baby shower, but the photographer will need to ensure that all is executed smoothly and meets their approval