Louise and Joseph Simone are master portrait photographers, whose passion and incredible talent for photography are recognized the world over. They bring a wonderfully distinctive eye and style to their signature images and are artists in the purest sense. On this DVD, the Simones will teach you their techniques for creating astonishing and immaculate portraits that will illuminate your portfolio and help you secure lasting bonds with clients.
This is a one of a kind opportunity for a photographer of any level to go behind the scenes with two of the world’s most sought after photographers. You will understand the importance of getting to know your clients. In the end, every detail and every step of this method will give you a product that is not only unique, but that will resonate deeply with your client forever.
The Simones have dedicated their entire lives to the study of photography, lighting, composition, painting, psychology, color theory and more. All these elements come into play when creating the perfect portrait. Learn about the Simones process. Learn how to analyze and present a face using geometrical angles and timeless composition principles. These are the same techniques that master artists have used for centuries to create compelling portraits. Absorb the intelligent lighting recipes used in capturing some of their most successful portraits. Understand the rules used to create strong compositions that will make your portraits stand out from the crowd. Notice how the Simones use backgrounds and sets. See how they shoot both in the studio and on location.
Louise and Joseph Simone have been recognized by nearly every major professional photographic association and magazine over the years. They teach seminars and share their extensive knowledge about light and the composition of a photograph with others worldwide. To witness Joseph and Louise mold their models into works of art is a very inspiring experience. They constantly raise the bar in the industry for fine portraiture. Joseph and Louise both hold distinctions of being Masters of Photography from the Professional Photographers of America, as well as in Canada. They are also members of the exclusive Camera Craftsmen of America, a group limited to the top 40 professional photographers in the world.