Ross Benton opened a small storefront studio in central San Antonio in 2008. Ross’ recipe for business is as unique as his photography. Known for his weddings, his market rapidly expanded into the family and senior markets. His laid back approachable style creates a relaxed environment for his clients which you’ll also find flowing over into the classroom.
Why You Should Take This Class:
- Hands-on lighting, posing, OCF and image creation
- Step by step marketing planning for your photography
- One-on-one and small group focus time.
The Real WoW Factor
Course Number: 2
This years class is designed to make people say wow when they see your photography! We begin with a creative study of studio lighting and how different modifiers shape light. We build a foundation of metering lights both indoors and outdoors to take our studio lighting techniques out on location for the ultimate off camera flash (OCF). While outdoors we hone in our OCF techniques, learn communication styles while working with subjects, strengthen our posing and learn the secrets to finding amazing backgrounds.
We start every day photographing our amazing models and creating light. During our portrait sessions we will be in both large and small groups so everyone gets hands on time and you are given the tools to face any lighting task with confidence!
When we are not behind the cameras, the class with shift gears to equipping you with the knowledge on how to increase the profitability of your photography. We will cover Sales techniques, Marketing practices and send you home with a plan to help you make more money in your business.
Ross’ recipe for business is as unique as his photography. Known for his weddings, his market rapidly expanded into the family and senior markets and has grown again adding a separate volume-based division of his studio. His laid back approachable style creates a relaxed environment for his clients which you’ll also find flowing into the classroom.
You will be challenged to explore simple yet creative techniques to increase the appeal of your photography. Lets get aggressive in building your style!