The Complete Guide to Organising and Styling Professional Photo Shoots by Peter Travers and Brett Harkness
The Complete Guide to Organizing & Styling Professional Photo Shoots is an essential tool for anyone responsible for making a professional photo shoot happen. This is the ultimate, hard-working handbook providing photographers with all they need to know to plan a photo shoot, from concept to completion. Everything from booking and arranging your studio space; booking and briefing stylists; prop-sourcing; prop-making; set-building; booking models and clearing model releases; liaising with agencies; and even guidance on model poses, is covered here. Subjects include people, food, and products, interiors, gardens, and live action, each illustrated with full-color photographs taken ‘on-set’, plus a 3D diagram of the equipment set-ups. Interviews with key professionals provide invaluable insight to their recipes for success, along with real-world advice, troubleshooting guidelines, hints and tips.
- The one-stop guide to organizing smooth-running photo shoots that deliver professional results in a timely, cost-effective way
- Cover a range of shoot styles and subjects
- Includes technical data and 3D diagrams of in-studio equipment setups, alongside the resulting shot
About the Author
Peter Travers is a photography journalist and author. He is Deputy Editor on PhotoPlus, Britain's fastest growing photography magazine. US-born Brett Harkness is one of the UK’s most successful photographers, specializing in wedding, lifestyle, commercial, fashion, and travel photography.