Day 2 Pre-Show


Wedding Photojournalism


Lesson Info

Day 2 Pre-Show

Welcome to wedding photo journalism with job using on creative live my name is lary lobdell I will be your host along with the awesome gym in kentucky how are you this morning? I'm super psyched oh my gosh, what a day yesterday is so much fun so we have two different perspectives because I was at the wedding so I got to see jo work in action show and rich together and was like watching them dance with kind of rad on really lucky for me because I got to watch just like you guys I watched on the internet so I got to see all the behind the scenes stuff watching joe and rich work and you know how they approach the situation it was it was fantastic and I have a ton of questions already way no, you guys have a lot of questions as well, but it was just like such a fun day toughen shelia they're just beautiful, they're amazing it was just such a fun fun day and those fireworks that was a fun surprise for all of it. I couldn't believe it when they got on top of that van, I know and it was not p...

lanned it was very spur of the moment we were like, who got them up there they're I thought they were really brave for climbing up yeah, and we're going to hear about that van and how that happened today was pretty pretty cool. Yeah, well, if you guys can tell, we're actually having a few minutes a pre show before the show actually starts that that's what we do around here on what we're doing during this time as we're checking our audio and video to make sure that you guys can cs in here, it's all over around the world. So those of you who are already in the chat rooms, if you can, let us know if you can see us in here, we would really appreciate that, and while you're in there, do you let us know where you're joining this from? Because I think jim, you'll be giving them a shout out here in a few minutes? I sure will. And you guys, I'm heading back to my computer now, so also, let us know a little bit about what, what your experience was yesterday, you know, if you have a favorite moment or like an important question, but mostly those moments, we want to hear about how you guys felt about that, so I'm going to go check that out, and we'll give those shout outs in just a minute, all right? Well, you do that, I would love it, tio, have you guys get to know some of the few of the wonderful people that are here at the creative lives studios in studio audience these are the people that are here they get like asked joe the questions first hand and they represent you around the world so we'll take a few moments tohave you guys say your name where you're from let people know where they can find you online and jerry will start with you if that's okay my name is juri hughes and I'm from seattle area and you know I work at j used on carrie awesome uh my name's laura that has come down from and it's my first time really excited you can find me online at lauren glad you're here and just move to the cia area about two months ago where were you from? I'm from kentucky and kentucky okay, well welcome to seattle hi, my name is adrian from phoenix, arizona and I'm just starting photography I don't have a lot of follower follows right now but you can find me on facebook gradel design or ah twitter instagram cuatto design perfectly were in the right place starting out photography learning from the master himself today so it will be great for you and I'm monica all's house family affair photography and our studio is based in tacoma and the target family affair photography dotcom thank you good to have you back monica thank you I'm sonny uh also a family fare photography in tacoma um and, well, she told you where you could find us. Thanks for being here, jim. Who else is joining us from around the world? Okay, so we have a cage am photo from nashville, tennessee. Good morning. We have phyllis from scottsdale, arizona. Who says, good morning, we have gina marie photography who says hello from granite? Silly granite city, illinois I cried when I saw the group when I cried when the groom saw the bride and I think all of us out there, you know, who knows? Taft also dropped a tear as well because it was a very touching moment. D s w photo from orlando. Mr bill from michigan. I mean, they're coming in from all over that's. Awesome! We just want to say thank you all for being here. And being a part of this experience has just been a really, really special for all of us from the creative life family, and we're so proud that you were sharing all of those moments yesterday with us. I was going to take a couple of minutes. I'm going to bring one of the students up here just so you can get to know them indefinite person hey was here last week at photo week you're here quite a few days. Sonny do you mind coming on up here well things were coming up here signing really nice to see you here back at creative lives like second week in a row very cool so what is it like being here versus watching on the air just the energy here you know I mean you can tell you have a lot of creative people working together here it it's very positive and you know you khun you know you actually have a chance to talk with the structures and and so you know you can find out things that you're not just limited teo set cry you know uh curriculum did you watch any of the wedding yesterday on air I did on dh I think my favorite moment I didn't get to see all of it but I think my favorite moment was when the bride opened test gift and you know she was like well you could tell by looking her face she's feeling the same way I did it was like what's going on with that and then when she found the note is like well that's a good man yeah they're really really special what is the one thing you want to learn today from joe what was the one like a question that you saw him shooting yesterday that just really stood out for you well you know the thing is my wife is probably the best of the two of us went comes too posing people and so forth. And so I I would like to get a little bit more. You know how he operates, because I'm kind of in his position. You know, where he has his assistant, you know, doing the formals. Will she kind of formal since she's always want me to get, you know that some some of the, you know, unplanned stuff while she's doing that, and I'm like, well, I think you're going to learn all of that and more from joe today. It's gonna be a wonderful, wonderful day.

Class Description

Learn everything you need to know about telling a gorgeous wedding story from start to finish using photojournalism techniques. Award-winning photographer Joe Buissink will guide you through the process as he shoots a longtime creativeLIVE employee’s real wedding, live and in real time.

This three-and-a-half day course will begin with Joe posing, lighting, and shooting every step of this creativeLIVE family wedding — right before your eyes. You’ll have a front row seat as you watch Joe’s unique style in action as he deftly captures the portraits his client expects while still documenting the overall chorus of emotion throughout the day.

After the newlyweds head off to their honeymoon, Joe will explain why he made certain lighting, posing, and angle choices during the ceremony. You’ll learn his techniques, workflow, and on-the-fly tricks for dealing with unexpected developments. This intimate, interactive experience will invite you into the creativeLIVE family and empower you to photograph weddings with the eye of a photojournalist