Concordia University


Course Code: CEPH 210
Fashion modeling and photography is a huge business. Just look at any magazine rack. Now look behind the scenes and you'll discover what it takes to get that pixel-perfect pose and lighting. Now picture yourself behind the lens at an exotic location or directing a photo session in studio. If that kind of creative expression excites you, this course is a perfect fit. You'll learn the basics of lighting—and lighting is everything!—how to pose your models in studio and how to manage a photo session. This is a very hands-on course and a great way to focus on your future in fashion.

Your take-away

This course is a great way to help you:
• Acquire the basic technical and professional skills of lighting for fashion photography;
• Learn how to pose your models for particular styles of photography;
• Gain experience managing workflow in the studio;
• Evaluate fashion photos for artistic and technical quality.

Our approach

In this course, you'll gain in-depth knowledge, hands-on experience and the latest industry techniques from seasoned pros. You’ll also get plenty of opportunity to explore your creative potential shaping light on location and in professional-quality photo studios.

Who benefits the most?

• Anyone considering a career in fashion photography.
• Anyone who wants to broaden their photographic abilities.
• Artists who want to expand their creative horizons.
• Art students who want to broaden their capacity for creative expression.
• Art directors working in advertising, marketing, sales or communication.

Important details

Students are required to have their own digital single lens reflex, 35mm or medium-format 120 camera.

Alumni discount

Concordia University Undergraduate and Graduate Alumni, based on the information maintained by the Office of the Registrar, are waived from paying registration and late registration fees when enrolling for courses at Concordia Continuing Education. In addition, Concordia University Undergraduate and Graduate Alumni will receive a 10% reduction on their tuition fees. The Alumni discount is automatically calculated when students enroll on-line.


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