People Pictures: Creating Authentic Photographs with Chris Orwig, DVD : 9780132929073

People Pictures: Creating Authentic Photographs with Chris Orwig, DVD

 
Edition
 
1
ISBN
 
9780132929073
ISBN 10
 
0132929074
Published
 
18/01/2012
Published by
 
Pearson Higher Ed USA
Pages
 
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
DVD
$62.99
 
 
 
Description
This stunning, high-quality DVD-ROM video is for beginning-and-intermediate photography students and is meant to change how they see the world and the pictures that they make. All that’s required is a camera, an intrepid attitude, and some imagination.

Author/photographer Chris Orwig takes them on location in San Francisco to explore street, lifestyle, and environmental portraits using natural light. Chris guides them through five photo shoots with from start to finish, bringing his book People Pictures: 30 Exercises for Creating Authentic Photographs to life. Chris explores the fabric of this city with his camera by telling a story, connecting with his subjects, and practicing his craft. This is not a traditional portrait photography course. The goal isn’t flattery, but connection and depth. And there is no quicker way to learn than to try something out yourself. Chris includes assignments to encourage students to have fun and establish their own style as a portrait photographer.

Approximate run time: 163 min.
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: QuickTime Player 7 or greater for Mac or Windows, Display 1024x768 or greater

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Chris Orwig is a celebrated photographer, author, and teacher at the Brooks Institute in Santa Barbara, California. He is the author of the best-selling Visual Poetry: A Creative Guide for Making Engaging Digital Photographs (New Riders/Voices That Matter) and People Pictures: 30 Exercises for Creating Authentic Photographs (Peachpit Press). Chris brings passion and unique perspective to all that he does. See his work at chrisorwig.com.

Author biography
Chris Orwig is a visual artist who brings passion to all that he does. He is a pro photographer, interactive designer, speaker, and faculty member at the prestigious Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, California. He is the author of the bestselling title, Visual Poetry: A Creative Guide for Making Engaging Digital Photographs (New Riders/Voice that Matter).