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Glass Buildings




  • 9-10 am: Meet at the studio. Introductions to the participants and a discussion of work, goals, dreams, and desires. A review of everyone’s current best works will be explored and critiqued.

  • 10-1pm: Discussions of light and composition for sculpting light in shooting architecture.

  • Demonstrations among participants of all types of studio light—both hard and soft as well as shadows vs. flat lighting — with critique, questions and answers.

  • Types of light demonstrated include: 

    • Umbrella-Soft — various strategies for placement.

    • Grids, sizes & placement.

    • Bounce

    • Snoot

    • Ringlight

    • Power Packs, wireless systems, and head choices.


  • Composition and Direction 

    • a) Are your getting a blank stare or authenticity? How to maximize results.

    • b) Negative space and the possibilities of composition.


  • 1-1:30 pm: A catered lunch.

  • 1:30-5pm: Introduction to location shooting: open shade, direct sun, and combining flash with ambient light.

Please include what your skill level is and what you hope to accomplish in photography.

Please bring your digital camera and laptop, ready to shoot and upload.

Wooden Hut
Wooden Hut
NYC Skyline BW


Shawn Conro - a renowned luxury real estate and advertising photographer - is offering a unique one day workshop for emerging and intermediate photographers who want to take their careers in a new and forceful direction.

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