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Inspiring Beauty: Photographic Techniques of Matthew Jordan Smith

Imagine spending the day at the studio of a world-class photographer that shoots clients such as Oprah Winfrey, Tyra Banks and Michael Jordan, just to name a few. Come behind the scenes with acclaimed celebrity and Fashion Photographer Matthew Jordan Smith as he shows you some of the lighting set ups he uses to create the stunning imagery he is known for. Watch as Matthew shows you how to capture amazing high concept images, using only one light. Matthew will show you his tips for working with beauty dishes, octabanks, hot lights, reflectors and natural light. Learn how he builds up his lighting patterns and works closely with the models to get great looks. Your journey to creating great images is not about filling the studio with expensive equipment; it all starts with knowing how to effectively use one light. Be a fly on the wall on these professional shoots to not only see how Matthew lights a scene, but how he works with his models, and how he thinks creatively. Matthew shares his valuable perspective on how to plan your concepts and make your clients not only love your shots, but relate with your photographs on a personal level. Experience first hand Matthew's intimate, uplifting and professional environment. "Beauty is in the eye of the beholder but the well trained photographer has the ability to share their vision of beauty through photography. What was once perceived as ordinary is now a beautiful work of art. To learn how to see and capture the essence of beauty in your photography check out the new video available now." Matthew Jordan Smith The Author matthew Jorden smithMatthew Jordan Smith has worked with some of the top names in entertainment today including Halle Berry, Jennifer Connelly, Jamie Foxx, Mandy Moore, and Oprah Winfrey. Singer and actress Vanessa L. Williams, television personality Star Jones Reynolds and basketball legend Michael Jordan have all chosen Matthew to create their personal portraits while Pantene, L'Oreal, Revlon, HBO and Showtime are just a few of the international clients that have used his artistry to showcase their vision. Matthew has appeared as guest photographer and surprise judge on the hit TV show America's Next Top Model numerous times. He has been the subject of television and magazine interviews including The View, Good Day New York, and BET. A native of New York City, Matthew resides in Los Angeles. Lessons Include Working with a Beauty Dish and a grid Using Reflectors with Strobes Working with fill light and flags Creating Interest with a single Hot light Backlighting with Diffusion Material Using a mirror for creative lighting Shooting with an Octabank Using Motion in a Photograph Using light to create a mood Working with an Expo Disc Letting Light Inspire you Developing an Idea Getting to Neutral Importance of Using a light Meter Personal stories and Tips from the Industry Bonus Interview with Matthew


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Matthew Jordan Smith
Matthew Jordan Smith

Matthew Jordan Smith has worked with some of the top names in entertainment today including Halle Berry, Jennifer Connelly, Jamie Foxx, Mandy Moore, and Oprah Winfrey. Singer and actress Vanessa L. Williams, television personality Star Jones Reynolds and basketball legend Michael Jordan have all chosen Matthew to create their personal portraits while Pantene, L'Oreal, Revlon, HBO and Showtime are just a few of the international clients that have used his artistry to showcase their vision. Matthew has appeared as guest photographer and surprise judge on the hit TV show America's Next Top Model numerous times. He has been the subject of television and magazine interviews including The View, Good Day New York, and BET. A native of New York City, Matthew resides in Los Angeles.


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