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Create Better Portraits Using Natural and Studio Lighting with Paul Gero

Paul Gero, Sony Artisan of Imagery, works with you to help you use natural light, modified natural light and created light from strobe and constant light sources to bring your portraits to the next level. You will get hands-on work in the studio and on location working with models with guidance from Paul to help you become stronger at portraits that are sure to please you, your family and your clients (if you are doing it professionally). With 34 years of full time photography experience shooting thousands of assignments and portraits, Paul is a master at determining the best way to manipulate natural light or to create light that makes consistently excellent portraits time after time. Whether you’re a new photographer, a more advanced photographer or even a professional, there will be something for everyone in this fun-filled program.