Martin Gomez

photography teacher

Based in
East London, London, United Kingdom
Also teaches in My Studio in Hackney East London
Martin Gomez | photography teacher

Rates: group courses start from £150


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I have been a professional photographer for over ten years and am co-founder of Studio Time photo.

http://londonphotographycourses.co.uk/

My partner Tony Thorton, who himself has been in the business for thirty years, run an established number of workshops, group courses and one to one tuition to suit a wide range of needs for beginners to professionals.

We currently run courses:

- Using your Digital camera – beginners and advanced
- Wedding Photography
- Portraiture
- Speed lights
- Post production
- Studio – Model day
- Lingerie Shoots

We are always developing more courses and workshops so if you do not see what you’re looking for please get in touch. New courses include fashion photography and working on location.

All courses include heaps of practical support from experienced photographers, handouts and professional development certificates. And it’s fun!

We have a fantastic studio space right in the picturesque location of London Fields, east London, seconds from broadway market and period architecture and another In Barking, Essex. Convientanly located near public transport.

If you’re curious, want to find out more just simply get in touch on 0207 241 2816!
http://londonphotographycourses.co.uk/

Group Classes

Fashion and Beauty Photography

Look at any magazine, hair shoot or ad campaign and you will see the use of stunning fashion and beauty lighting techniques.
This course is designed to teach you how to light and shoot this ever-popular style of shot. The course is aimed at complete beginners through to advanced amateurs, and is a practical hand’s on course.
Course Overview:

* Camera set-up colour temperature why you get a colour cast and how to white balance with a grey card.

* You will be shown is how to take light readings to get the optimum exposures for your photographs.

* 2 Key beauty lighting

* Effective Full lenght lighting

* Ring Flash fashion photography

* How to use kicker lights

* Century Box

* Sports lighting

* Creative backdrops

* Learn how to work tethered

* Post production techniques

* The teaching is presented in an easy to understand and relaxed and entertaining manner. You will walk away from this course with the skill to develop and improve your studio technique.

Camera Requirements.
Please contact us for more information.

It's a: 
workshop
Venue: 
Studio Time London photo studio
Location: 
Studio 25, 10 Martello Street, London E8 3PE, London, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Saturday 17th October 2009
Rates: 
150

Studio Flash Lighting Course

Full day course, all studio equipment and Photographic model provided by StudioTime.

If you’ve never worked in a studio using studio flash lighting or want to understand photographic studio technique more, then this is the course for you.
This course is aimed at complete beginners through to advanced amateurs, or as a refresher for pros and is a practical hand’s on course. All your shots will be tested on a photographic model supplied on the day
Course Overview:

* Camera set-up colour temperature why you get a colour cast and how to white balance with a grey card.

* You will be shown is how to take light readings to get the optimum exposures for your photographs.

* Learn to work with studio flashlights safely and confidently.

* You will see the effect of soft boxes, umbrellas, snoots and grid sets.

* Learn what a main lights function is; and how to use fill lights, back lights and rim lights and be shown how they affect the final image.

* How to use both soft and hard lighting to change the mood and effect of a portrait.

* Low key and High key lighting

* See how to use reflectors.

* How to separate the subject from the background using lighting.

* learn three point lighting.

* You will be introduced to colour gels and how to use them successfully.

* The teaching is presented in an easy to understand and relaxed and entertaining manner. You will walk away from this course with the skill to develop and improve your studio technique.

Camera Requirments.
Please contact us for more information.

It's a: 
workshop
Venue: 
Studio Time London photo studio
Location: 
Studio 25, 10 Martello Street, London E8 3PE, London , United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Saturday 10th October 2009
Rates: 
150

Portrait and Beauty Studio Flash Lighting

For full details and booking information please visit: http://www.studiotimephoto.com/courses/portrait_beauty_photo_course.html

It's a: 
class
Venue: 
Studio Time Photography Studio
Location: 
Studio 25, 10 Martello Street, London Fields, Lond, London, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Every Saturday the next available course in 23/05/09 from 10:30am till 5:30pm
Rates: 
£150

Basic and Intermediate Photographic Studio Flash Lighting

Full course detail and booking information can be found at: http://www.studiotimephoto.com/courses/lightingcourse.html

It's a: 
class
Venue: 
Studio Time Photography Studio
Location: 
Studio 25, 10 Martello Street, London Fields, Lond, London, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Every Saturday the next available course in 23/05/09 from 10:30am till 5:30pm
Rates: 
£150

Getting Past Auto (Digital SLR Training)

Please visit http://www.studiotimephoto.com/courses/cameratraining.html for full details and booking information.

It's a: 
class
Venue: 
Studio Time Photography Studio
Location: 
Studio 25, 10 Martello Street, London Fields, Lond, London, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Every Saturday
Rates: 
£99

Experience

Commercial Photographer

Based in Knightsbridge working for a TieRack division. I was photographing both commercial and editorial subjects all over London and occassionally UK.

Dates: 
Jan 2001 - Jan 2004

Freelance photographic assisting

Freelance assiting for various photographers and studios. Learning a lot from doing and watching.

Dates: 
Sep 1999 - Dec 2000

Educational history

BTEC HND

Dates: 
September, 1997 - July, 1999
Institution: 
Bournemouth and Poole college of art and design
I studied at Bournemouth and Poole college of art and design on the two year HND course. This course is not available anymore and has morphed into the degree course. The college and course had some famous photographers as students of it, these include Nick Knight and Wolfgang Tillmans. After finishing my studies at Bournemouth I returned to London to start assisting.

BTEC ND

Dates: 
September, 1995 - July, 1997
Institution: 
City of Westminster College
After leaving school I went traveling on my return I enrolled to City of Westminster college to take a two year BTEC course in photography. This gave me my basic grounding in a lot of technical aspects of photography. Including studio flash and large format film cameras.

Services

Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.
Online teaching offered

THE SMALL PRINT

Booking Deposit:

To book a course place you will need to pay a deposit of £50 per course, to secure you date and time. The remainder is then due at the end of your hire period. Equipment hire will require a holding deposit for accidents or damage.

Cancellations and changes:

If you cancel a booking we will retain your deposit. You can change may be able to change your date but please call us to check.

Payment method:

We ONLY accept payment in cash, card or online via Google Checkout.


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