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