THE AUTUMN DREAM

THE AUTUMN DREAM

November 20 - 21
2021
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Join our magical photo retreat taking place in a dreamy château surrounded by forests.

Instructor: Cliff Kapatais

KEY FEATURES

  • 2 shooting days (9:30-17:30)
  • 4 professional art nude models (2 models each day)
  • fairytale-like locations
  • light equipment provided
  • accommodation included
  • breakfast & light lunch included
  • OPEN ONLY FOR 4 PHOTOGRAPHERS (2 shooting groups)
  • PRICE: 1.490 EUR (Exclusive „last minute“ price which won’t repeat again.)

MODELS

ACCOMMODATION

The accommodation is included in the price of the workshop!

Each photographer will be accommodated in the Château itself – in a beautiful room with double bed and bathroom.
Please note that your room will be also a shooting location for one of the days.

The Château is located about 120 km from Prague Airport (in the heart of Czech Republic). The address is Chateau Hostacov, Hostacov 59, Skryje, 582 82. Parking in front of the Château is free of charge.

Check-in on 19.11. is open from 2pm and check-out on 22.11. is possible till 11am.

MORE INFORMATION

CONCEPT & GENRES

This workshop is perfect for photographers who would like to enrich/upgrade their portfolio about amazing new pictures from a special enviroment and learn something on the top of that.
The ratio of educational aspect & freedom of creation is about 20:80.
We will be working in genres: BOUDOIR/LINGERIE, ART NUDE, NUDE-FASHION

SMALL GROUP OF PHOTOGRAPHERS

For the first time ever we are opening this type of workshop for a very small group of photographers! With only 4 photographers in total (2 photographers per group) you will have even more time & space during each shooting segment.

PRELIMINARY DAILY SCHEDULE

The plan is to do 3 shooting segments per day (6 segments in total).
Each segment will start with a short introduction about light setups & scenarios and free shooting time will follow.

LIGHT EQUIPMENT

We will provide the following light equipment:
• 2x Elinchrom Pro HD 500
• 2x Godox AD 600 Pro
• various softboxes & umbrellas
• reflectors

WHAT TO BRING

You should obviously bring your camera – preferably a DSLR or mirrorless camera (eventually a film camera).
It´s recommended to bring different types of lenses. We will be working in spaces from 35m² to 75m².
You will propably also need some spare batteries.

WELCOME MEETING

On the day of arrival (Nov 19th) there will be a meeting at 6:30pm in the hotel restaurant. We kindly ask all participants to take part in this meeting. If you can´t be present (for example in case of late arrival), let us know in advance please.
During the meeting we will get to know each other a bit and you will also receive a schedule for the next 2 days.
After the meeting we can have a dinner together.:)

CLIFF KAPATAIS

Cliff has devoted his career to capturing fascinating people and their moods & emotions in captivating portrait and beauty images. He is also passionate about food and concert photography.

His technical abilities and creativity have earned him several awards, including Vienna’s prestigious Landespreis Fotografie and the Foodelia International Food Photography Award.

For many years, Cliff has passed on his knowledge and enthusiasm to individuals and businesses in the form of workshops, seminars and presentations. He also lectures at Vienna’s LIK Academy for Photography and Design and the BFI Vocational Training Institute.

In addition, Cliff is the founder and organiser of the PIXEL.POWER Conference for Photography and Image Processing, which brings together renowned national and international photographers for presentations and exclusive hands-on workshops. He has written books about portrait and food photography, and also advised private and business clients on matters related to brand identity and visual communication through his public relations agency.

Links:
www.pixelcoma.at
www.pixel-power.at
www.instagram.com/pixelcoma
www.instagram.com/pixelcoma_foodphotography
www.facebook.com/pixelcoma
www.commotion.at

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