Aug 26, 2017 Saturday
(Almost full)

creating a portrait

10:00a.m. to 12:00p.m.
juliana tan's studio
153 joo chiat place
singapore 427881 SG

there are a lot of factors that go into making a great portrait. this class will focus on two aspects — light and connection with the sitter. students will learn about how light affects the depiction of a person, and also how to engage the sitter to make a great portrait. students will be exposed to the many ways a portrait can be taken to express the photographer’s intent and sentiment.

Bring one of the following:
a letter about what concerns you most in this time of your life
a list of 10 questions you’d ask a special someone
brie cheese
coffee beans
floor lamp
indoor plant
someone to practise conversational spanish with
wired/gentlewomen/any magazine you like (used/old issue is ok!)

About the teacher, juliana tan

juliana tan is a singapore-based editorial and commercial photographer. she crafts mise-en-scène in her photographs to reinvent spaces and her subjects. she uses lights and colours purposefully, resulting in a cinematic splash of colours that evoke a carefully-chosen emotion to perfection. her ability to illuminate her subjects has landed her images on publications such as the new york times, international herald tribune, neon (germany), and she has also photographed for western union, rolls-royce, united overseas bank and many others. while not on assignment, juliana enjoys exploring new cities to learn about history and culture.

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