Event Photography

ART X 428.99
Learn the ins and outs of event photography in this course that includes lecture, creative assignments, crique, and two weekend hands-on event shoots.
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Classroom
Starting at $754.00
As few as 7 weeks
4.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Discuss event genres including weddings, music, and community and private events
  • Learn how to interact with clients, market yourself, and negotiate rates
  • Learn lighting techniques, tips for shooting quickly and comfortably, and how to process and present images

About this course:

Students are introduced to the technical and creative demands of event photography. Genres touched on include weddings, music, and community and private events. Topics include interacting with clients, marketing yourself and negotiating rates, working on a shot list, and incorporating your own style and voice while taking into account client needs. Technical instruction covers lighting (natural vs. artificial), shooting comfortably and quickly on manual settings, and processing images. Class time consists of lecture, creative assignments, critique, and two weekend shoots where students get hands-on experience. By the end of the course, students should be able to show consistency in capturing successful images, and have several strong portfolio pieces.  Students should be comfortable shooting in Manual Mode and managing/processing their digital files. 
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Event Photography.

ART X 438.9 Photography I or equivalent experience. Students should be comfortable shooting in Manual Mode and managing/processing their digital files. 

Spring 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Jenna Schoenefeld
366556
Fee:
$754.00
12 days left. Enroll by May 1, 2019
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Notes

Course includes two Saturday event shoots, location and dates to be determined. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after May 8, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed May 1, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 416
Discussion
Wed May 8, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 416
Discussion
Wed May 15, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 416
Discussion
Wed May 22, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 416
Discussion
Wed May 29, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 416
Discussion
Wed Jun 5, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 416
Discussion
Wed Jun 12, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 416

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