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Business Headshots and Portraits

with Dan Brouillette

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  •   01 Class Introduction

    05:21
  •   03 How to Find Business Portrait Clients

    07:05

Class duration: 1h 27m

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About The Class

How to create a modern look and earn extra income

Whether you are looking to add to your photography business, make extra income during the off-season, or modify your existing portrait style, this class will teach you basic lighting and posing techniques to create modern business portraits. Commercial and Editorial photographer Dan Brouillette will share his lighting setups that he uses both in studio as well as on location. He will explain how he poses different subjects and give tips for earning extra income after the shoot.

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Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction

    05:21
  2. 02

    Business Portraits Overview

    04:14
  3. 03

    How to Find Business Portrait Clients

    07:05
  4. 04

    Business Portrait Lighting Philosophy

    07:56
  5. 05

    Portrait Lighting Location Kit

    09:42
  6. 06

    Shoot: Basic Lighting Setups

    09:18
  7. 07

    Shoot: Three Light Business Portrait

    13:41
  8. 08

    Posing Basics for Business Portraits

    08:04
  9. 09

    Shoot: for Business Portraits

    21:45

Meet Your Expert

Dan Brouillette

Dan Brouillette is a commercial, editorial and senior photographer based out of Omaha, Nebraska. Dan uses specialized lighting and posing techniques to create cinematic images for his senior clients that are unlike anything in the industry. After working as a lighting tech in New York City, spending his time lighting sets for celebrity and editorial shoots ... read more

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78% of students recommend this class.
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  • TRacy Sullivan

    TRacy Sullivan

    March 2018

    Great class! Lot's of usable information. Loved Dan but wholly cow he talks fast. lol I had to rewind him a couple of times. Thanks Dan - You rock!

  • user-d1a938

    September 2018

    I really enjoyed this class! Lot’s of good information! Thank you so much! 😊

  • user-c69360

    October 2017

    Excellent class, to the point, comprehensive, I truly enjoyed it. I am now interested in more classes from this instructor.

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