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We are proud to introduce the Newborn Photography Workshop Collection! Another gold standard workshop product from the crew here at SLR Lounge.
what's up everyone at my name is PI editor-in-chief for SR lounge comm and I'm proud to be introducing the newborn photography workshop collection another gold standard workshop product from the crew here at SR lounge one of the most requested topics that we've had from SR Leone's users as well as from our own wedding clients is that we teach the subject of newborn photography now with the birth of my little girl Elliot we thought it was a perfect time to do just that our approach to teaching newborn photography is simple we want to help everyone out there whether you're an aspiring professional newborn photographer or simply a parent that wishes to take better pictures of your children we want to help you all to take amazing professional photos of newborns without having to spend tons of money on photography gear or lighting in fact every image within this workshop was captured with simply window light and a basic five and one reflector this complete workshop collection is broken into two individual workshops which total over eight hours of content the newborn photography workshop and at the newborn post-production workshop the first DVD has over 40 videos and nearly 2 hours of information pack and education on how to shoot newborn photos we start out chapter 1 by talking about required and recommended gear and accessories and believe me when I say it's not all about the camera gear so whether you're on an inexpensive entry-level camera or an expensive professional setup with all the bells and whistles you should be able to create amazing imagery using the lighting composing and shooting techniques that we teach within this DVD in chapter 2 we spend a bit of time focusing on proper planning and safety well we all want to capture amazing newborn images we talk their techniques to ensure that you are planning your shoots correctly while also putting safety first in all of your shoes chapter three is all about providing you with tips on working with babies now newborn and baby photography can present a lot of challenges especially for photographers that are used to working with say your grown-up subjects who can actually take instructions so we give you tips on soothing and comforting the newborn we even walk through how to swaddle babies and newborns and so forth but the real shooting action starts with chapter four when we walk through each of our favorite go-to and must-have poses for newborn and baby photography we demonstrate every image from the pose to the capture showing you all the details lighting and camera settings used after we cover the basics we spend the rest of the workshop which is chapters 9 with more kind of creative and fun shooting ideas from lovely little shots of our newborn in a wicker basket placed over a faux wood background 2 cute little Parisian newborn shots in this little Parisian scene that we set up to my personal favorite the citrus dome all in all each scene setup was well under fifty dollars in total cost okay so everything I just mentioned was simply the first DVD in this workshop collection the second DVD the newborn photography presets and the post-production workshop includes an incredibly powerful set of 74 leg room presets it includes 39 develop presets and a 35 brush presets that are designed for developing and retouching newborn photos if you're relatively new to lighter and image processing don't worry we're going to get you caught up quickly and you should be producing amazing imagery with the techniques and the resources that we provide you in this workshop in addition to the presets are 44 video tutorials totaling over six hours of additional post-production education we start the post-production workshop by giving a full rundown of develop module settings and specifically how they relate to developing newborn photos once we cover the basics we work through twelve full images from start to finish within Lightroom demonstrating virtually every type of popular look and post-production style that's seen in newborn photography then after our start to finish edits in chapter four we focus on advanced editing and retouch this is where we basically dive further into perfecting our images by showing you additional lightroom and photoshop techniques to retouch and enhance your images quickly we even teach you how to use frequency separation to quickly create flawless skin on your newborns in just moments within Photoshop finally chapter 5 is the bonus chapter which is included within the workshop collection and it includes 10 additional start to finish edits using images submitted by us our lounge users for more information including pricing as special offers and more please visit the SR allowance store or simply click the link below in the description my name is PI and I'll see you all in the next video