The wedding style fashion shoot where the dress is the star, not the victim…
Cherish the Dress
What is a Cherish the Dress™ workshop?
Cherish the Dress™ is an exclusive fashion shoot workshop either in the amazing Hilton
Hotel in central Manchester or in the opulent setting of Maunsel House
This wedding fashion shoot is designed
to make the dress the star, not the victim. A shoot of beauty and
elegance, wonderful light and compositional heaven. Once you have spent
a day learning about light and creating your portfolio, you will be
empowered to embark upon this growing genre of social photography.
Let us show you how to put the wow factor
back in your images.
What you will learn:
You will learn easy-to-use repeatable systems to make your clients go wild with excitement when they see their pictures. You will receive hands-on instruction
about finding and controlling ambient light and mixing it
with off camera flash. You will also learn how to interact with a
couple and generate a creative flow and be taught how to 'see'
pictures where you may think none exist. This event is a down to earth
creative session on fashion photography that will push you beyond your
usual photographic comfort zone.
Who should attend?
This workshop is ideal for all professional
wedding and portrait photographers wishing to expand their creative
abilities to produce beautiful bridal or fashion photography. This
workshop uses some advanced lighting set ups so expect to be
What you will have at the end of the day to take away:
1. Shooting in and around the location you will be
producing portfolio images that you can use right away, on your website,
in brochures or on your studio walls. The models we use are
professionals and will be patient.
2. You will have a new repertoire of images you can
shoot, and above all, access to professional image making skills that
have a high repeatable value. You will have the edge over your
competition and you will feel renewed excitement for bridal and fashion
Recommended Kit List:
A DSLR camera
2 or 3 professional lenses
covering 17mm to 200mm.
A TTL flash gun
A bag to hold your kit
1x monopod with ball & socket head
1x quick release plate for camera base
When booking your place please state in
'additional information' what camera kit you'll be using (ie
Canon/Nikon). If you don't own one of the items mentioned don't
feel the need to rush out and buy one just for the workshop. Get in
touch with us and we may be able to lend
you a bit of kit for the day.
09.30 - Meet at starting location.
Kit check and introduction.
- Shooting on location.
11.30 - Coffee break.
- Shooting on location.
13.15 - Lunch at a local restaurant.
14.15 - Shooting
15.45 - Coffee break.
- Shooting on
17:30 - Close.
Booking your place:
To secure your place on this workshop, scroll to the bottom of the page.