Wedding Photography: The Romantic Portrait Session
Neil van Niekerk is a photographer based in the New Jersey and New York area, specializing in portrait, wedding and boudoir photography. He also maintains an active website for photographers, Tangents. He teaches workshops and seminars on photography and photography lighting. He has written three books on flash photography. His website is neilvn.com Neil's books: Direction & Quality of Light: Your Key to Better Portrait Photography Anywhere, On-Camera Flash Techniques for Digital Wedding and Portrait Photographers, Off-Camera Flash Techniques for Digital Photographers
Materials: What you Need
Lesson Plan: What you Learn
Learn important tips and techniques from Neil as he showcases photos from his portfolio and explains his professional approach to wedding photography.
Learn to successfully conduct the initial consultation and prepare your clients for their wedding-day shoot through the engagement photo session.
Offer more variety to your clients. Take advantage of your shooting environment, adding an array of compositions and the ability to quickly problem-solve on the spot.
Discover the camera settings Neil uses to make the most of lighting and locale in order to capture cherished moments.
Learn tips for efficiently shooting indoors, maximizing your environment and directing your clients into photogenic poses.
Observe Neil expertly conduct an outdoor shoot, taking weather, environment, lighting and client comfort into consideration while securing beautiful shots.
Learn Neil's post-production process of carefully selecting and editing photos that will be delivered to the bride and groom.