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Photography for Social Media Masterclass [Private Course]

Instructor: Raz Hansrod

Achieve higher engagement ratings and results from the images you use and adopt the habits of those who stand out from the crowd of images on social media, regardless of the product or service you are promoting.

Workshop Date

Friday, May 29, 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
1-day workshop
AED 495.00
What's Covered

In this workshop, you’ll learn how Photography for Social Media differs from more traditional mediums and how to achieve higher engagement ratings and results from the images you use. In today’s media landscape your online presence is dependant on the images you put forth to your audience - be it for your personal use or business. In this course you’ll learn the theory behind what makes a successful image on social media then utilise this knowledge to plan a shoot-scenario, using just your mobile phone. Learn to shoot effectively and economically, and then edit your images to encourage engagement. You will adopt the habits of those who stand out from the crowd of images on social media, regardless of the product or service you are promoting.

 

  • Shooting and shoot style, Social Media statistics and analysis
  • Pre-planning, Shooting ergonomically, Split testing, DofF
  • Aspect ratios, edits for different mediums: Carousel, IG stories, Feed posts, ads
  • Editing, Workflow, Organisation, Safe-zones, Export Settings
  • Third Parties: Where/how to post from, Useful Apps, Stock, Gear investment

 

How does it work?

 

  1. As soon as you've booked your class, we recommend you download your ZOOM app so that you're ready to go on the day! ZOOM is free and easy to download - you can download ZOOM via their website linked here.
  2. Shortly before the workshop you will be sent an email with a direct link to your online class.
  3. Once you've joined the online class, your instructor will give you a live tutorial of how to use the software.
  4. You'll have plenty of opportunity to ask questions throughout your workshop, and we'll be keeping class numbers small to maximise your experience.
  5. Enjoy your class from the comfort of your home!

In this workshop, you’ll learn how Photography for Social Media differs from more traditional mediums and how to achieve higher engagement ratings and results from the images you use. In today’s media landscape your online presence is dependant on the images you put forth to your audience - be it for your personal use or business. In this course you’ll learn the theory behind what makes a successful image on social media then utilise this knowledge to plan a shoot-scenario, using just your mobile phone. Learn to shoot effectively and economically, and then edit your images to encourage engagement. You will adopt the habits of those who stand out from the crowd of images on social media, regardless of the product or service you are promoting.

 

  • Shooting and shoot style, Social Media statistics and analysis
  • Pre-planning, Shooting ergonomically, Split testing, DofF
  • Aspect ratios, edits for different mediums: Carousel, IG stories, Feed posts, ads
  • Editing, Workflow, Organisation, Safe-zones, Export Settings
  • Third Parties: Where/how to post from, Useful Apps, Stock, Gear investment

 

How does it work?

 

  1. As soon as you've booked your class, we recommend you download your ZOOM app so that you're ready to go on the day! ZOOM is free and easy to download - you can download ZOOM via their website linked here.
  2. Shortly before the workshop you will be sent an email with a direct link to your online class.
  3. Once you've joined the online class, your instructor will give you a live tutorial of how to use the software.
  4. You'll have plenty of opportunity to ask questions throughout your workshop, and we'll be keeping class numbers small to maximise your experience.
  5. Enjoy your class from the comfort of your home!
what's included
  • 2 hour online workshop
  • Workshop Notes
  • Photoshop templates for social media ‘safe-zones’
  • 2 hour online workshop
  • Workshop Notes
  • Photoshop templates for social media ‘safe-zones’
who should attend

Suitable for all. This workshop assumes no prior knowledge of photography but you will benefit more from this class if you have taken our Smartphone Photography & Editing workshop beforehand.

Suitable for all. This workshop assumes no prior knowledge of photography but you will benefit more from this class if you have taken our Smartphone Photography & Editing workshop beforehand.

What to bring
  • A camera⏤your mobile phone is encouraged!
  • A flat, clear surface with lots of natural light, to use as a flatlay background. 
  • A desk in front of a window, or the floor with a blanket of your choice upon it. 
  • A shoe! Bring some stilettos or some slippers. No judgement here! 
  • A perfume bottle! If you don’t have one (again: no judgement), just bring along a beautiful glass bottle of some description 
  • A canned drink and a glass 
  • A colourful throw or blanket to be used for a textured background. Get creative!
  • A camera⏤your mobile phone is encouraged!
  • A flat, clear surface with lots of natural light, to use as a flatlay background. 
  • A desk in front of a window, or the floor with a blanket of your choice upon it. 
  • A shoe! Bring some stilettos or some slippers. No judgement here! 
  • A perfume bottle! If you don’t have one (again: no judgement), just bring along a beautiful glass bottle of some description 
  • A canned drink and a glass 
  • A colourful throw or blanket to be used for a textured background. Get creative!
Cancellation Policy
  • What if I have to cancel or can't attend on the day? We get it... things happen.
  • If you cancel your workshop a minimum of 7 days in advance of your workshop, you will be issued a 90% refund or may be rescheduled to another date(s).
  • If you cancel your workshop a minimum of 3 days (72 hours) in advance of your workshop, no refund will be issued, but you may request to be rescheduled to another workshop date(s).
  • If you cancel your workshop less than 3 days (72 hours) in advance of your workshop, no refund and no reschedule is possible. However, please write to us and let us know and we'll try to help you out as best as we can.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • Workshops can be rescheduled within 3 months of the originally booked workshop date(s).
  • Bookings can only be transferred ONCE,. If you transfer your workshop booking and later wish to cancel it, we will not be able to refund or reschedule you under any circumstances.
  • You must be 16 or older to attend this workshop. If you are younger than 16 or booking for someone under 16 years of age, please contact us first and we will be happy to advise you.
Please Note: Our classes are open to ANY brand of camera: Canon, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Fuji and any other intermediate to advanced cameras (As long as they have manual controls i.e. NOT point-and-shoots) are welcome!

Workshop Date

Friday, May 29, 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
1-day workshop
AED 495.00

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