Working with Models


Working with Models


Lesson Info

Day 1 Pre-Show Banter

Hello, internet welcome to creative live today is day one are working with models with matthew jordan smith my name is susan roderick and this is my lovely co host myskina klosterman good morning, everyone. This is our pre show banter so we're checking our audio and video make sure everything is running smoothly so if you're having any difficulties, please let us know and you could do that in our chat room. So matthew jordan smith, how are you today? I'm doing great. Such a pleasure having you here. Good. Being here. Excited? Yeah, way are continuing on creative lot of fashion week. We just had two days of america's next top model cycle to winner you wanna house teaching us all about the modeling industry from the models perspective and now we're jumping into three days of matthew jordan smith teaching us all about the industry from the photographers perspective on how to work with models. And so this has just been and off the hook week and we're so excited you want is going to be back...

with us. We have four new students in our audience who are photographers. And so we would love to introduce you, teo the world into the korean blind world so if you could just go down the line and tell us your name or your joining us from your website or your twitter handle and what kind of photography you are why you're excited to be here so start down with you did greetings my name is david paswan I reside in wilmington, north carolina my twitter handle is the captive ii as an e y e and my regarded passion for photography started with travel landscape images being able to travel the past five years with my folks who are missionaries so I've been shooting a lot of that and start getting into the modern photography the past year year and a half and just have been enjoying it very much I'm taught aaron I am from tyler, texas representing texas um I've been doing wedding photography up until about january uh right after I watched mathew's first course and it kind of made me want to make a turn do this type of photography so um hoping to learn about working with models seymour and um it's livid about the industry morning my name is agnes trucks ca I'm originally from poland but spent half of my life in texas and recently moved to seattle. I started photography and about the relating life started to do my m f a in photography in san francisco and I started a fine art and about a couple of years moved in tow fashion photography but I didn't at school you can't learn really all the industry ins and outs I'm really excited to be here today and learn from the best in the industry and to like find out as much as possible both fashion and working models hi, my name is coming! My website is comey chemical sakai dot com k u m I I k o s k I don't come and I should many models and matthew inspire me to do this type of photography I'm really excited to be here so good I can get guys say all were you from again? Wilmington, north carolina tyler, texas! Redmond, washington, san diego perfect, perfect, perfect and that's saying a seattle, north carolina, texas love it well speaking of where you're from, everyone at home please tell us where here from love to give shout outs from everyone around the world just so we everyone has a good understanding of what a global audience we have here. It's, it's, it's just so cool! So we'll start out with mary ann who's from bucharest, romania let's. See what else we have? We have silky photos from denver, colorado. We have filled clay joining us from shenzhen, china. Oh, I felt and we have. Lucia g is from slovakia. We have craig s who's joining us from vancouver. We've had our banks north carolina belgium portugal madrid, calgary, austria, italy, australia, poland, chile, ukraine awesome

Class Description

Want to learn how to find models, how to build your portfolio, and about the business of fashion photography? Fashion photographer Matthew Jordan Smith returns to the creativeLIVE studios for a 3-day workshop teaching photographers how to work with models! Matthew and fashion model Yoanna House from America's Next Top Model will take you through the model-photographer relationship from both sides, showing what sort of direction is helpful and what is confusing, how to cast for a photoshoot, and what you should look for in a model. Matthew will share his insights on how you get the look you need from a model and how to build relationships with models to get the best possible results. Models: want to learn how to be a successful model? Check out the related Modeling 101 workshop with Yoanna House!