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The Art of Photography with Robert George

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October 20, 5:00 pm6:15 pm

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International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum
3415 Olive St.
St. Louis, MO 63103 United States

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3-Part Virtual Series

September 15, October 20, and November 17, 2020
Online: Tuesdays, 5:00 – 6:15pm CST

 

Classes are limited to 20 people per session

Description: Join us for a virtual three-part series on the art and magic of photography.

All three workshops for the emerging, amateur, enthusiast or mid-level photographer.

Time: Approx. 75 minutes per session

Robert George is one of the most sought-after portrait photographers working in America today.  Trained as a travel photographer, he was drawn into portrait photography when clients begin requesting corporate headshots and event photography.  He has covered weddings across the U.S. and Europe, presidential campaigns, film stars and celebrities, debutantes, and families, and most recently the music scene in Nashville.  Last year he made portraits at the Sundance Film Festival and the Iowa State Fair.  Elegant Bride described his photographs as “brilliant, luminous and simply stunning.”  He employs classical studio techniques, photojournalism and paparazzi styles blended with a fine art eye. His work appears in numerous public and private collections.  The winner of many awards, Mr. George maintains a studio/atelier in Maplewood for clients and small exhibitions.

3-Part Series, Including Classes Portrait Photography, Fine Art Photography, and Travel Photography
Members $100/Non-Members $125 for All 3 Sessions

Individual Classes: Members $40/Non-Members $50 Each Class

Class #1: September 15th, 2020
Portrait Photography

Is there anything more captivating than the human face?  How to capture compelling portraits . . . beginning-to-advanced in one very full and fun session. We’ll study familiar faces to learn how to light on location and in the studio. Photographing your child or a celebrity . . . we’ll cover it all here.

Class #2: October 20th, 2020
Fine Art Photography

A tour of the world of fine art photography today.  We’ll talk about the photographer’s eye and style and how to differentiate yourself. We’ll look at  great examples of art photography, both film and digital, and what goes into making a body of work . . . and how to get started.

Class #3: November 17th, 2020
Travel Photography

Traveling the world or the state . . . or just a country road? Add this class to your tour book and make better travel pictures immediately. For starters, where to put the horizon line? Take your vacation photographs to the next level.

IPHF’s Virtual Workshop Series will be hosted on the Zoom Video Communications platform. Links to meetings will be provided after registration. Technical assistance will be available at IPHF by phone and email.

Please log in 15 minutes prior to the beginning of the lecture to verify connection.

Call (314) 535-1999 or email [email protected] for further assistance

Image: © Robert George

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