The Art Of Portraiture

Louise Simone

Louise Simone, M.Photog.Cr., API

Joseph Simone

Joseph Simone, M.Photog.Cr., API,F-ASP

Session Time: Jan 15th 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Presidential Ballroom D, Level 2
Track(s): Portrait


The art of portraiture is changing. With the use of cell phones and software programs, Facebook and more, capturing good images has become a hobby for many. So, how do you, as a professional photographer, distinguish yourself from everyone else? How do you develop strong artistic portraiture technique? This is where this class comes in! Joseph and Louise Simone will show you how to create unique lifestyle portraits and how to expertly use light, composition and design rules. This program is designed to help you discover how to expand your portfolio and offerings, as well as how to incorporate fine art painting into your photography skill set. The Simones will share intelligent marketing and client education and explain how to promote your skills, expertise, and services, especially as a fine art photographer. Reconnect with your craft and set yourself apart from the rest with timeless portraits and your very own signature style. This is your opportunity to learn from legends of classic portraiture!   


Thank you to Dury's for providing our speakers with equipment at Imaging USA! Visit them at Booth 528 for deals on equipment you've seen here. Special pricing on demo gear is available on a first come, first serve basis.

Equipment Used for this Course provided by Photogenic:

  • Lighting:
    • Strobes: 5 strobes
  • Modifiers: 40" Eclipse Umbrella, 16" Parabolic with Diffuser and Barn Doors, Veil Light Reflector for Background light, 2 Strips (approx 10x24) with Egg Crate
  • # of Light Stands: 4 Regular, 1 Small for Background Light
  • Backgrounds: David Mahue

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