PreCon: The Dreamy/Dramatic Location Portrait
Spend the morning with Monica van der Maden to learn her techniques for creating dramatic animal portraits on location. Discuss how to plan your session including choosing the location, time of the day, and what equipment works best for your desired look. Use those skills working side-by-side with her on location to photograph a dog.
Editing the Dreamy/Dramatic Portrait
Bring your work to the next level with Monica van der Maden’s editing techniques for her dramatic
portraits. Using the images photographed in her pre-conference workshop, Monica will show us how she goes from raw to “awe!”. Master a style like you’ve never seen before, and bring your images to a new place for your clients.
How We Might Evoke Empathy with Animal Portraiture
Tim will be discussing his body of work, as well as how animals can be depicted in a way that can connect us with them, and evoke empathy, potentially leading to conservation
Visual Theories and Iconic Imagery
Tim has always been fascinated by how and why certain images have become iconic, and what they have in common. He is going to explore perceptual theories around luminance and colour, left gaze bias, and composition.
Be sure you check back soon as we put together the rest of the 2020 AIM Speaker Team.