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Fine Art and Visual Expression

with Elle Walker

4 WEEK WORKSHOP BEGINS FEB 11

$300 Full Participation | $150 Study Along
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Move beyond the rules and reveal yourself as an artist.

This unique workshop is tailored for those photographers who are ready to move beyond the rules, with a focus on communication & intent within their artistry. Fine Art & Visual Expression is tailored for intermediate to advanced photographers, focusing on a number of in-camera and post-production techniques, and on developing a repertoire of skills to strengthen the communication between artist, subject & viewer.

PREREQUISITES

Participants should be proficient in their understanding of the technical aspects of photography. Shooting in manual mode is desirable. Participants should also be competent in using their preferred processing software. We will not be covering technical basics, marketing, or specific processing techniques within this course.

what you’ll get

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PDFs

4 weekly lesson PDFs (formatted for print or on-screen viewing)

Introductory PDF including preassignment exercise

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VIDEOS

Processing for Depth

Shooting and Editing for Fine Art

Considered Portraiture

Adding textures and overlays

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TEXTURE PACK

FAVE Texture Pack

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DAILY INSTRUCTOR-LED Q&A

Full participation students engage in instructor-led discussion and Q&A for daily interaction and support. Study along students have full viewing access.

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INDIVIDUAL ASSIGNMENT FEEDBACK & CRITIQUE

Full Participation students receive extensive personal video critiques of weekly assignment submissions.

Study Along Students have full viewing access.

syllabus

Welcome & Preassignment


LEARN ABOUT

Elements that inspire

Artist study


ASSIGNMENT

Bridging the gap

Lesson One


LEARN ABOUT

Feature Analysis

Elements of Depth


ASSIGNMENTS

Portfolio Reflection

Lesson Two


LEARN ABOUT

Sub-genres of fine art photography

Feature artist perspectives

Light, lines, movement and focus


ASSIGNMENT

Genre Based

Break Week

Lesson Four


LEARN ABOUT

Fine Art portraiture

Self portraiture

Proximity & Space

Emotion & Relationships

Eye gaze


ASSIGNMENT

Communicative portrait

Lesson Four


LEARN ABOUT

Characteristics of a fine art photographer

Characteristics of a fine art photograph

Approaches to fine art photography

Technical execution and creativity


ASSIGNMENT

Fine art imagery

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"This was such an amazing class."

- WENDI
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about your instructor

Australian photographer Elle Walker is a Mum of three, with a formal background in Speech Pathology and Teaching. She is passionate about non-verbal communication & expression within her imagery, and specializes in both fine art & portraiture work. Outside of photography, Elle enjoys any time spent outdoors, and loves nothing more than exploring Australia’s outback with her family. She has been featured in Click Magazine and the Huffington Post, and received a commended and a highly commended in Portraiture and the Documentary/Photojournalism categories of Australian’s Top Emerging Photographers 2017. She teaches two popular workshops at Click Photo School, with a focus on creative expression. Her portfolio is available here

how it works

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download weekly lessons

Each week, students receive a set of course materials, which generally include a PDF and instructional videos. All course materials are yours to download and keep.

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chat online

Your workshop registration includes access to a private online forum for sharing and discussion. The classroom forum is open 24 hours a day so that you can learn and join discussions on your own schedule.

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study & ask questions

Study on your own time, and check in on the classroom forum for interactive learning. The instructor is present in the forum every day to answer questions and offer encouragement.

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complete weekly assignments

Students receive an assignment to complete each week that pertains to the topics covered in the course materials and builds upon class discussion throughout the week.

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Full Participation students engage in an interactive online classroom experience that includes instructor-led group discussions and detailed, personalized guidance for the duration of the workshop. Full participation students post their assignments in the forum and receive critique each week.

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Study Along students have access to all materials and are able to view all content and conversation in the main workshop forum. They also receive access to their own private Study Along subforum for peer study groups and image shares. Study along students will not be able to ask the instructor questions or request instructor feedback on their assignments, but they can follow along with instructor critiques of the Full Participation assignments.