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CPM 010-S18-1 | Fine Art of Portrait Photography

CPM 010-S18-1 | Fine Art of Portrait Photography

Sat, 6/9, 9AM-2PM, Osher Hall at MECA

Maximum Enrollment: 100 LBS

Course Description

Students will investigate posed and candid portraits as well as lighting techniques within a lecture setting. Students will learn how to capture the inner essence of a person and how to tell their story. During this workshop students will evaluate and study successful portrait photographers. 


Thurston Howes received a MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University and is known for documentary, environmental portrait, studio, corporate and advertising photography. Thurston is a socially concerned visionary. His work has been featured in many national and international fine art exhibitions as well as several feature films. His photography has also been in a one-man show at the Southeastern Center of Contemporary Art as well as in numerous private and corporate collections. www.thurstonhowes.com


  • Bring one or two portraits as hi-res jpg to share with the group.

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