The Secret Language of Abstract Photography A Workshop for You!
Turn the ordinary into the extraordinary! Gain the skills and confidence to create captivating abstract images!
Are you ready to supercharge your creativity? Do you have a love of all things abstract? Would you like to learn how to capture beautiful natural patterns and shapes? Are you curious about creating stunning images by using incamera techniques? Would you like to delve into your creativity and learn how to see and compose abstract images? If so, this workshop is for you.
The purpose of this workshop is to:
- inspire you to create abstract images
- show you how easy is to create abstract art
- teach you how to create beautiful abstract compositions, as well as how to use and apply the elements and principles of design
- help you connect to your inner artist
- help you express yourself freely by playing with shapes, lines, and colours
I will discuss the techniques behind my photographs and share the secrets behind my images.
What you are going to learn
Left Brain Vs Right BrainThis lesson will shed light on the creative and logical sides of the brain and will give you tools for making successful abstract photographs.
Topics incuded: Visual Awareness, Meet the Left Brain, Meet the Right Brain, Take a Test, Which Side Are You On?, Follow Your Instincts, Exercises for Developing Left Brain Photography, Exercises for Developing Right Brain Photography
Abstract PhotographyThis week we dive into key concepts of abstract photography. In this lesson we'll look at the ideas and techniques for creating beautiful abstract images.
Topics included: Finding Inspiration, Using Your Imagination, Techniques for Creating Abstract Images
Composition in Abstract PhotographyLesson 3 will show you how easy it is to compose an image using principles of design. We will explore the building blocks of composition and how this can helpyou to emphasise your message.
Topics included: The Building Blocks of Composition, The Elements of Design, The Principles of Design, Understanding the Focal Point
Language of Abstract PhotographyIn week 4 we will start to speak "abstract". You will learn the vocabulary and grammar of visual language.
Topics included: The Symbolic Meaning of Lines, The Language of Shapes, Three Basic Types of Shapes, The Symbolic Meaning of Shapes, The Symbolic Meaning of Colour
Expressing Feelings and EmotionsNow that you've picked up the fundamentals of visual language in abstract photography, it's time to put it into practice. You are ready to create your first expressive abstract images and communicate ideas and emotions with ease.
Topics included: Expressing Feelings in Your Images, Expressing Emotion in Your Images, Brainstorming Ideas, Planning and Designing Your Images, How to Photograph Fear, How to Photograph Joy, How to Photograph Anger
Polishing your skillsPractice make perfect. The collection of worksheets will arm you with tools that you need to become fluent in the emotional language of abstract photography.
Topics included: Expressing Ideas in Your Photographs
This course is open to any photographer who wants to give their abstract photography skills - and their creative vision - a giant boost. By the end of this six weeks long journey you will be equipped with an arsenal of tips, tricks, and techniques with which to take beautiful abstract pictures. I will teach you how to think of your photography as an artistic process and turn your camera into a powerful tool of selfexpression.
Once you purchase this course you will:
- study at your own pace from home and start at the time to suit you.
- get six weeks of creative indulgence
- get my help and support for the duration of the course
- gain insights and learn about abstract photography
- discover your inner creative spirit
- have an opportunity to ask me questions and get feedback via email
- learn new creative techniques
- gain confidence in your creative and artistic abilities
- be able to express yourself freely through your images
- receive a 64-page digital manual with over 32 exercises, tips, tricks and variations to extend your knowledge, and more than 100 photographic examples
We will also explore ways to look at and think critically about your own images, so that you can analyse what's working and identify areas for growth. This workshop will give you the skills and inspiration to take your work to new heights.
When is this course? Each of my online courses is available on demand. Sign up today and receive your first lesson in your inbox tomorrow!
Do I need be artistic and creative? I believe that everyone is creative. What you need is to be open-minded and willing to try new things. My intention is to give you an encouraging environment to help your creativity to flourish.
What kind of camera and other equipment do I need for your workshops? Whatever equipment you have will be fine.
I've never taken an online course. How does it work? Each workshop is an online photography class. Upon receipt of the course fees you will receive emails with study materials and assignments every week.
What If I've taken one of your other online courses…will I still learn something new? Absolutely! Each course covers different material and aspects of abstract/impressionist photography.
*Can I have my lessons over 12 weeks rather than 6 weeks, as I'm tight for available time at the moment? Absolutely. You could even have monthly lessons if you wish.
What level of photographic experience do I need in order to attend? You need to have a good understanding of photographic craft and your camera.
How do I sign up? Sign up by clicking the 'buy now' button on this page to proceed with your Paypal payment. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Do I have to complete every assignment? No. But I know you'll learn even more if you do. But please, don't feel rushed! If you need more time to complete the assignment that's OK. You can always send it later.
Can I get additional critique from you? Of course. I'll be here to make comments and give feedback whenever you need it for the duration of the workshop.
Does it matter where I live? Not at all.
What is the price in Canadian (or other currencies) dollars? When you proceed with your Paypal payment, Paypal will automatically calculate that for you at the current exchange rate for NZ dollars.
Do you have more questions? Please email me at email@example.com if you have any further questions. I will be happy to assist you. I look forward to seeing you on one of my workshops.
Are you ready to supercharge your creativity? If so, join me today for six weeks of exploration of the art of abstract photography.
Want more details?
A good understanding of photographic craft and your camera. You'll need to know the fundamentals such as how your camera works, and a working knowledge of f/stops, shutter speed, ISO, etc.
How do I access my course?
When you register you will receive an immediate Paypal receipt. Your "Welcome" email will be sent within 24 hours. If you do not receive a "Welcome" email from me within 24 hours, please check your spam folder or let me know that you have not received it. Please forward a copy of your Paypal receipt and the name of the Class.
How is the content for the workshop delivered?
Upon receipt of the course fees you will you will receive an email with study materials and assignments every week. You will be able to contact me via email with any questions you have.
Each lesson will include informative explanation of all aspects of that week's subject, complete with photographic examples, tips and additional suggested exercises. Once you have taken your photos, you will need to email them to me for an evaluation. I will offer an honest, to the point critique of your photographs. Please note that course materials will be made available to you as you progress through your course.
Is there homework?
There will be photographic and other exercises each week on the topic for that week.
What is the price for this workshop?
The price is $340 NZ for the full six weeks. (That's less than NZ$60 per week.).
How do I pay?
Payment is made through PayPal, and you can use a credit card through PayPal if you wish. If you would like to discuss other payment options, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or need any further details and/or information.
This course is available on demand. Sign up today and receive your first lesson in your inbox tomorrow!
Sign up today and start exploring secrets of abstract photography!
DURATION: Six weeks* (see FAQ below)
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate to advanced
AVAILABLE: On Demand
Weekly assignments and photoshoots