What do I need?

All gear supplied, including Speedlite flash and full studio setup.
Pro workshop. Beginner or equivalent level suggested.

Course Outline

Instructor David Lazarus has over a decade of international experience in portraiture for a collective of well renowned celebrities, corporates and families. With a conversational, practical approach to portrait photography, David will help to bring out the best in your subject of choice.

This workshop is a practical exercise in studio portrait photography. Students are encouraged to bring a friend or family member for their subject. A professional model can be arranged in advance if needed.

Learn how to master the best lighting options to execute your vision, and create lighting setups in studio with the use of industry standard professional equipment on hand, such as soft boxes, diffusers, umbrellas, reflectors and a large infinity curve. Get practical instruction in the use and operation of Speedlite flash heads, both on and the off-camera with transmitters and receivers, using TTL light metering. Discover advanced flash techniques, and how to shape light to accentuate features and capture expression.


One 3-hour session, available by appointment.
R 1 950.

A professional model can be arranged on request at R400. A deposit of 50% is required to confirm your booking.
Send proof of payment with your name as reference to dave@dlphoto.co.za.

Bank Name: Nedbank
Account Name: David Lazarus
Cheque Account: 1174798165
Branch Code: Claremont 198765

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Portraiture Photography Course

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

From : R1 950 t&c’s apply

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Designed for advanced photographers interested in portraiture, this is a practical exercise in capturing expression and subject lighting in a fully equipped studio. Learn how to use studio lighting with the Speedlite flash, and discover the techniques to take your vision from concept to print.

Certification on completion of all our photography courses and workshops.


    www.dlphoto.co.za in Cape Town, offers a full workshop for photographers wanting to expand their knowledge in portrait photography. All lighting, as well as a full professional studio is included. Learn all the setups and the planning process, as well as camera settings to get the look and feel you desire.

    www.dlphoto.co.za offers various short workshops to meet your needs. If you are a beginner wanting to learn how to use your camera settings, or you wish to take your skills to a more advanced level. All the workshops are 121 and personal, designed to meet your needs and answer all your questions.