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Wex Workshop: The Basics of Lighting.Wex Workshop: The Basics of Lighting.Wex Workshop: The Basics of Lighting.

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Wex Workshop: The Basics of Lighting.

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Wex Workshop: The Basics of Lighting
10.30am-3.30pm. £50.
Calumet Photographic Belfast, 6 Boucher Road, Belfast. BT12 6HR.

Join us for a workshop all around the basics of lighting led by Wex Photo Video's very own Matt McHugh.

As well as basic lighting techniques, Matt will cover the following areas:

  • How using reflectors can change the mood of an image
  • Using angles to create depth
  • How light meters work
  • Using light modifiers to create beautiful images
  • How to direct a model using posing techniques
  • Using multiple lighting tools at once

Although this workshop is directed at beginners, it is suitable for photographers of all abilities who may want to refresh their lighting knowledge.

What you will need to bring with you on the day:

  • Your DSLR or CSC with manual function
  • Kit lens
  • Memory card
  • Fully charged and spare batteries
  • Your ticket
  • Any food you will need for the day

About Matt McHugh

Matt has worked with Calumet Photographic, now Wex Photo Video, for over 6 years. He studied photography for over 12 years and has worked in photography retail for just as long. Matt has extensive photographic experience on the sets of TV shows such as The Vikings, and also has experience in shooting gigs and concerts for artists such as Rihanna and many others. Along the way, Matt has also enjoyed creating fashion portraits.


Wex Photo Video

Wex Photo Video

Established in 1997, Wex Photo Video has helped over 800,000 photographers and videographers achieve their goals. Wex’s dedication to service, expertise and customer satisfaction is underpinned by competitive prices and the largest range of any UK photo and video retailer, with over 19,000 products. The website is complemented by a specialist Customer Contact team, Showroom and extensive online content. Customers can contact Wex seven days a week by phone, email, live chat, social media or in person.