Improve Your Nude

The Photo Workshop Book Series

Double Exposure
Workshops and Events Last Updated: Mar 24th, 2014 - 11:05:07

The Technical Workshop
By DE contributor
Mar 4, 2014

Email this article
 Printer friendly page

Do you often find yourself looking at all the features on your camera with a look of confusion? Have you taken a few photography classes, yet things don't seem to be clicking? If so, this is the class for you! Lorenzo Fariello will teach you how to use your camera. He will explain the basic concepts such as exposure, aperture and shutter speed. By the end of the class, you'll have an overall understanding of what all of the various functions do on your camera, whether you have a point-and-shoot or a high-end SLR.

(c) Lorenzo Fariello

You will learn:

1. How the camera works
    - F stop
    - Shutter speed
    - ISO
2. The Exposure
    - How to measure the light
    - The light meter
    - Aperture priority mode
    - Shutter  mode
3. The Rules of Composition
    - the rule of thirds
    - how to arrange the subject in the scene
4. Exercise
    - depth of field
    - freezing the moment
    - panning technique


- All cameras are welcome from point and shoot to DSLR's
- Minimum 4 participants, maximum 10 (if under minimum enrollment, the workshop will be rescheduled to the next session)
 - In case of increment weather, participants will be notified with either a change in location or class reschedule

Lorenzo Fariello was born in Vasto, Italy. He lived in Milan for 8 years and obtained a Bacheloras Degree in Design at the Politecnico University of Milan.

His photographic career first began as a photojournalist, focusing on the social life of the Milanese youth, and then later on became a fashion photographer.

Lorenzo relocated to New York City in 2010 to continue his personal photographic exploration of the relationship between society and the urban subculture, documenting human behaviour, youth and urban decay in the big cities of not only Milan but also in New York.

Besides the Technical workshop, Lorenzo also teaches a Night Photography class held on a weeknight evening in NYC.

Aldo is a graduate of The International Academy of Image of Arts and Science in Italy. He worked as a cinematographer and photographer in Rome for over 6 years before venturing to New York to pursue new creative endeavors. He's collaborated on a multitude of international films and with a talented roster of acclaimed directors, including Spike Lee and Ron Howard.

Aldo is currently expanding his repertoire by creating fashion videos for some of the industries top photographers. Additionally he's working as a creative consultant in both photography and cinematography, seamlessly combining the two mediums.

This article brought to you by PHOTOWORKSHOP.COM. Let us know if you found this article useful and tell us what kinds of articles you'd like to see in upcoming issues. Send your comments and ideas to the editor.

Top of Page