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Learn From The Pros: Interactive Live Shoots At #BeAlpha Live Online Feb. 28

In our first #BeAlpha Live Online event of 2021, we’re bringing you tips, techniques and inspiration from some of today's leading creators and you'll have a chance to win a Sony Alpha 1 camera. Register and join us online on February 28 where, in addition to attending workshops, visiting virtual booths and getting the chance to win a new Sony Alpha 1 camera, you’ll also have the opportunity to join a series of live, interactive photography shoots.

Go behind the scenes as top creatives Scott Robert Lim, Kesha Lambert, Miguel Quiles and Brooke Shaden walk you through live photo shoots. You'll be able to submit questions to the photographers as they walk you through their processees and techniques on set in real-time. Also, Scott, Kesha, Miguel and Brooke will all be working with Sony Alpha 1's, so you'll have a chance to see the camera in action. Learn more about the live shoots happening during #BeAlpha Live Online below and CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY.

Register now and join us for #BeAlpha Live Online Feb. 28 – featuring interactive live shoots + the chance to win a Sony Alpha 1!

#BeAlpha Live Online Live Shoots – February 28

Creative Lighting Techniques With Sony Alpha 1
Presented By: Scott Robert Lim
12:00 PM EST / 9:00 AM PST

Sony Artisan of Imagery Scott Robert Lim will provide a live demonstration of his professional portraiture techniques, distilled into easy to understand concepts. These lighting fundamentals, once mastered, can spark new ideas that can expand your signature style and produce some surprising results.

A Little Light, A Lot Of Drama
Presented By: Kesha Lambert
1:00 PM EST / 10:00 AM PST

Sony Artisan of Imagery and wedding pro Kesha Lambert knows that many times all it takes is a single light source or a kiss of light to make a dramatic portrait. In this studio live shoot she will share some of her favorite ways to create a dramatic portrait using a simple approach to art direction and lighting.

Conceptual Still Life
Presented By: Brooke Shaden
3:00 PM EST / 12:00 PM PST

Sony Artisan of Imagery and fine artist Brooke Shaden will create a set using a table and props to make a painterly still life scene, and then will pose with the scene to turn the image into a conceptual self-portrait. The end product will mimic a classic painting. In this live shoot from her home studio, Brooke will share how resolution paired with a well-constructed image is vital in creating fine art prints.

Studio Portraits With The Sony Alpha 1 
Presented By: Miguel Quiles
5:00 PM EST / 2:00 PM PST

Sony Artisan of Imagery Miguel Quiles is well-known for his striking portraiture style and techniques. Join him in his personal studio on this live shoot to learn more about how he shoots his style of headshots and portraits, using the brand new Sony Alpha 1.


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