Program / Lighting for Visual Impact
Alexis Cuarezma
Alexis Cuarezma
Session Time: Jan 16th 8:00 am - 9:30 am EST
Location: Riverview Ballroom A, 1, 2, 3
Sponsored By: Bay Photo Lab
Track(s): Portrait, Technique

Description

Sponsored By: Bay Photo Lab

Go inside a portrait session with five-time Portrait Photographer of the Year and director Alexis Cuarezma and see what is essential to create images with impact & emotion during a portrait session. Learn how to quickly connect with your subject to have a harmonious relationship during the shoot. Alexis has photographed some of the best athletes in the world, including LeBron James, Steph Curry, Chris Paul, Floyd Mayweather, and Manny Pacquiao. In this session, Alexis will go over his latest lighting setups, theories, and concepts to help you recognize the images that stand out. You will learn from a 39-second photo session with a world-class athlete and personal work from sessions that lasted over 8hrs. Never settle for just enough with your vision.

From this lecture, you will walk away learning the best approach to creating and lighting images with impact, connecting with your subject, and how Alexis plans and executes a photo session to make his vision a reality.