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 providing portraiture for celebrities, corporates and families. With a conversational, practical approach to photography, David will help you bring out the best in your subject.

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

Learn how to determine the best lighting options to execute your vision, and create lighting setups in studio with soft boxes, diffusers, umbrellas, reflectors and infinity curve. Get practical instruction in the Speedlite flash both on and off-camera with transmitters and receivers, and in 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 1 800. 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


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

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.

R1 800