Producing Art Prints for Exhibition

PRODUCING ART PRINTS FOR EXHIBITION

Art and competition submissions are a part of our industry and this workshop takes you on a walk through the process of planning a photo to printing and mounting correctly for the best possible outcome

Our Producing Art Prints for Exhibition workshop is aimed at teaching you the final steps in achieving printed images for exhibition and awards entry that will display beautifully and attract the best possible reaction from the viewer.

Printing is the final step in the production of any art piece and it's importance is often underestimated.

With so many factors affecting the final outcome, we will show you how to select the best printing process, paper stocks and mounting techniques to make your images stand out from the rest.  We will discuss print density and how to make adjustments to ensure that your prints look their best under judging and exhibition lighting situations.

This workshop is for any photographer who is considering entering the world of photographic print competitions, or planning to produce their own installation or exhibition of works.  Photographers who regularly produce printed work for clients would also benefit from the handy tips and techniques taught here by our very experienced national and international award winning photographers.

In this workshop you will be assisted by two photographers who are very experienced in printing for both exhibition and awards situations.
    Key Topics
  • - Printer callibration and colour correction, and ICC profiles
  • - Selecting the best kind of printer
  • - Selection of fine art paper stocks to bring out the best in your images
  • -Colour verse black and white printing
  • - Creative and alternative print processes
  • - Print Density and making adjustments for judging and lighting conditions
  • - Mounting requirements and techniques

Requirements on the day:

- We will require you to bring two sample files for printing on the day - one black and white, one colour
- BYO laptop
- A pen and pad is suggested but not required
- Please also note that trains and buses do NOT run to this location

Producing Art Prints For Exhibition course will be run in studio on Brisbane's north side opposite Lake Kurwongbah.

_0010503-as-Smart-Object-163 Torrens Road
Petrie 4503
Queensland

Follow to the top end of the driveway and park in the designated parking area. The workshop will take place in the lower studio signed "Studio Two"

For everyone completing a course with us there will be a FREE bonus component which will include a Brisbane City night photography session with Stephen Jones

Stephen is one of the most experienced and highly credentialed photographers in Australia. Having attained his status as a Grand Master of Photography with the AIPP, as well as a slew of state and national titles, there is very little in the photography industry that Stephen can’t do

STUDIO LIGHTING
Introduction to Studio Lighting

Photography is all about light and working within a studio environment allows you to have the ability to have total control of your lighting sources. Learn to understand lighting techniques for individual portraits, family and fashion

Learn a range of studio lighting techniques taught by industry professionals while taking amazing photos of a model

INTRODUCTION TO WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY

Learn wedding photography tips and tricks from industry professionals

Weddings can be a range of different sizes and styles and can have a variety of different situations you can come up against

This workshop offers you an open training session with working industry professionals. Learn about the planning stages, chasing emotions, structured positioning and getting the best out of your situation. Learn of the importance of candids and the power of having an assistant

Get advice on building photography kit, selecting correct lenses, duel shooting and constructing albums

POSING FOR PHOTOGRAPHY
“Power in Posing” is one of Pixel Matrix’s most sort after and specialist workshops for models and photographers

Whether posing individuals, couples or larger groups understanding correct construction techniques can really finish off that shot you have been looking for. Posing can be used to add things like emotion, connection, strength and is used throughout the photographic industry

Work with industry professionals and a model as you go about choosing the correct positioning for shape, clothing and lighting. Learn the difference between glamour and fashion while training in a working studio environment

Are you ready to take your photos to the next level?

PHOTOGRAPHY WORKFLOW
Tips and trick about workflow by industry professionals

Everyone has their own way of doing things and workflow is no different. Learn from active industry professionals how they approach their workflow from booking to photography, through Lightroom/Photoshop and finishing with a final product

These sittings are one on one and two on one by request

LISTEN WITH YOUR EYES

“Listen With Your Eyes”  will show you how to open your mind in ways you never thought possible.  Your creativity will explode with colour and ideas and you will be so excited to reflect it in your own work.  Just some of the topics we will be covering will be:

  • Creating an ideas pool
  • Thinking outside the box
  • Working with colour to create mood
  • Developing concepts from inception through to completion
  • Finding inspiration in your surroundings
  • Sourcing, making and designing props to bring your concept to life

and so much more.

This is not just a workshop for photographers!  We have worked hard to put this together in a way that will help anybody who is on a creative journey – graphic designers, interior designers, painters, sculptures, textile artists and more will all benefit from Listen With Your Eyes.

Through-out 2016 Listen With Your Eyes will be offering dates in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth and other cities/towns by request.  Each workshop will be a full day, and will include catering, take home materials and one month of online creative mentoring following the day.  Workshops will be strictly limited to an attendance of only 12 people at each one to ensure the best possible individual attention is offered.