Elementor #5559

The Photography Workshop Series presents The Elite MasterClass Experience on High Fashion Photography in Los Angeles on August 21, 22, 23, 24 2019!  Directed by Celebrity Fashion Advertising Photographer and TV Director & Host, Kevin Michael Schmitz , you will take your career to the highest level!  This Elite Experience will be focused on photographing and filming world class images and video for your portfolio and commercial reel.   On August 24, 2019 you will have the opportunity work with world famous Music Video and Commercial Director Chris Applebaum who will be directing the Commercial Film Production Video Shoot Day of the Elite MasterClass!!!  – He has won 25 MTV Music Video Awards, has been nominated for 6 Grammy’s, and has filmed over 900 Commercials and Music Videos.   He is the famous director that directed music videos for Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus, Usher, Rhianna, Jessica Simpson, Missy Elliott, Mandy Moore, and hundreds more.   You will photograph and film world-class SuperModels with Top Agency Represented Fashion Stylists at epic locations in Los Angeles.  Over the last 10 Years of The Photography Workshop Series, our students have been published in 75 Magazine Editorials with 9 Covers! You will learn art direction, posing and executing an evocative and expressive Fashion Story that you will command a set and photograph for your own portfolio and commercial reel. You will learn all aspects of branding, marketing & maximizing your photographic business and connect with 7 major photographic industry decision makers including a professional Art Director & Story Board Artist that will work personally with you to illustrate your own custom fashion & lifestyle story! Learn the secrets of high-end lighting & natural light manipulation for shooting photographic and film production!

August 21, 2019 – The Essentials Day is focused on Maximizing your Business as a photographer and art directing a high-end Fashion Editorial and Lifestyle Ad Campaign. You will have the opportunity to storyboard with a professional Illustrator StoryBorad Artist for an aesthetically powerful and emotive photographic creative brief to develop an elite photographic fashion portfolio. You will work with a professional art direct on set as well as under the guidance of world famous Celebrity Fashion Editorial Photographer and TV Director & Host, Kevin Michael Schmitz represented by Jorge Perez Reps. You will learn proven strategies to maximize profits as a self-employed photographer with your own unique style of work and develop yourself with a strong presence in your niche industry. Our guest panelists will be an Executive Creative Director from an ad agency or Photography Agent Who Represents Top Photographers. This networking opportunity will give you the opportunity to connect with top decision makers and have your portfolio reviewed by an expert. We will be going into detail about the business of photography, marketing, and negotiating usage rights and creative fees, networking, and self-promotion. Most importantly, we will help you strategize, design and implement your marketing campaign to reach key clients in commercial and editorial photography to take your business to the highest level!

August 22, 2019 – Photoshoot Day #1 – will include You Commanding a Set and Photographing for 6 Solid Hours with a Completely Hands-On Shooting Experience. You will shoot a High-End Fashion Editorial with World Class SuperModels from the Top Agencies in Los Angeles. You will have access to $100,000 of high-end location & studio lighting & photographic equipment that will give you the opportunity to shoot a fashion story at the highest level. Learning all aspects of light modification, ProFoto Equipment and Manipulation of Natural Light with Giant Scrims and Bounces, you will create cinematic fashion story that will take your portfolio to the highest level. You will work with a top Celebrity Fashion Styling Team and world-class Makeup and Hair Stylist with a team of assistants to maximize the look, feel and style of your editorial. This will be the opportunity of a lifetime as you create some of the greatest images of your career and command a set that is equivalent of a $50,000 per day production. Photographers who attended our workshops are now published in VOGUE, FLAUNT, Marie Claire, ELLE Magazine and The LA Fashion Magazine and are even represented by top photography agents worldwide!

August 23, 2019 – Photoshoot Day #2 – will include Photographing for 6 Solid Hours with a Completely Hands-On Shooting Experience where you will shoot a High End Slice of Life Lifestyle Advertising Campaign on Location in one of the most beautiful locations in Southern California. You will be shooting time with top agency represented models and a top Celebrity Fashion Styling Team and the Makeup and Hair Stylist from America’s Next Top Model!  This will be the opportunity of a lifetime as you build a portfolio that will take you to the highest echelon of the photographic industry and learn advanced location lighting techniques and manipulation of natural light with giant scrims and bounces and over $100,000 of High End Location Lighting Equipment. Photographers who attended our workshops are now published in VOGUE, FLAUNT, Marie Claire, ELLE Magazine and The LA Fashion Magazine and are even represented by top photography agents worldwide!

California Lifestyle

August 24, 2019 – Commercial Video Production Filming Day Day #4 – World Famous Music Video and Commercial Director Chris Applebaum  www.ChrisApplebaum.com/MusicVideos  will be directing the Commercial Film Production Video Shoot Day on the 4th Day of the Elite MasterClass!!!  – He has won 25 MTV Music Video Awards, has been nominated for 6 Grammy’s, and has filmed over 900 Commercials and Music Videos.   He is the famous director that directed music videos for Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus, Usher, Rhianna, Jessica Simpson, Missy Elliott, Mandy Moore, and hundreds more. He is well known for filming the most watched Television Commercial in history with Paris Hilton that took Carl’s Junior from $300 Million per year to $4 Billion per year through his ad campaign. He is the also the Co-Founder of Eats Studios with the Director of The Photography Workshop Series Kevin Michael Schmitz and the CEO of Entertainment Finance; Joe Ghera. Instagram.com/Eats.Channel – You will will work personally with Chris Applebaum and film your own commercial video production reel on a major set and under his guidance for a Completely Hands-On Shooting Experience.   You will be shooting with top agency represented models and talent and a top Celebrity Fashion Styling Team and the Makeup and Hair Stylist from America’s Next Top Model!  This will be the opportunity of a lifetime as you build a portfolio that will take you to a new echelon of the commercial film production industry and learn advanced directing, lighting and filming techniques using continuous daylight balanced hot lights and motion picture cameras such as Alexa’s or Red Cameras, and how to incorporate your own SLR such as a Canon 5D Mark IV into major film production.

Business
Essentials

Day 1
$ 995
  • ( DAY 1 ONLY )
  • Day 1 is focused the business of photography. You will learn how to maximize your business as a photographer, and how to art direct a high-end advertising campaign photo shoot. We teach you the strategies and give you the tools to take your business to the highest level!
  • Create concepts for shoot days
  • Design storyboard with Graphic Artist
  • Develop a an elite photographic portfolio
  • Learn proven strategies to maximize profits
  • Discussion with Guest panelists: Ad agency Executive Creative Director or Photography agent
  • Connect and market to top industry decision makers
  • Expert portfolio review
  • Design and implement marketing strategies to reach key clients in commercial and consumer photography.
  • Negotiate usage rights and creative fees
  • Create detailed proposals priced correctly to land jobs
  • Editing, post-production, retouching and color correction
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Photoshoot #1 Fashion Editorial

Day 2
$ 3695
  • ( DAY 1 & 2 )
  • Day 2 is the opportunity of a lifetime as you create some of the greatest images of your career and command a set that is the equivalent of a $60,000 per day production, allowing you to create a powerful body of work that can be used to market to major brands and clients!
  • Everything from Day 1, PLUS:
  • Photograph a High-end Fashion Editorial Ad Campaign
  • Command a $60k per day production set
  • 6+ hours of immersive, hands-on shooting experience
  • Shoot world-class top models from major agencies in New York
  • Access to a multi-million dollar high-end location
  • $100,000 of studio lighting & photographic equipment at your disposal
  • Staff of assistants to help create and capture your vision
  • Learn all aspects of advanced location lighting and how to manipulate natural light
  • Shoot a dynamic lifestyle story to create a world-class portfolio
  • Work directly with top celebrity Fashion Styling Team, and world-class Makeup & Hair Stylists to maximize the look, feel and style of your shoot
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Photoshoot #2 Lifestyle Campaign

Day 3
$ 6190
  • ( ALL 3 DAYS )
  • Day 3 brings you to an entirely new location and set where you will create a whole new and unique set of epic images for your portfolio. You‘ll shoot at a new setting with different models, stylists, wardrobe, props, etc.
  • Everything from Day 1 & 2, PLUS:
  • We take you to a new, epic location
  • 6+ solid hours photographing 3-4 different world-class Top Models in a completely different setting
  • Shoot a Lifestyle Ad Campaign at the highest level
  • Learn all aspects of light modification, and manipulation of natural light with giant scrims and bounces
  • Create cinematic fashion story that will take your portfolio to the highest level
  • Photographers who attended our workshops are now published in VOGUE, FLAUNT, Marie Claire, ELLE Magazine and The LA Fashion Magazine, and are even represented by top photography agents worldwide!
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Commercial Film Production Campaign

Day 4
$ TBD
  • ( ALL 4 DAYS )
  • Day 4 brings World Famous Music Video and Commercial Director Chris Applebaum will be directing the Commercial Film Production Video Shoot Day on the 4th Day of the Elite MasterClass!!!  - He has won 25 MTV Music Video Awards, has been nominated for 6 Grammy’s, and has filmed over 900 Commercials and Music Videos.   He is the famous director that directed music videos for Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus, Usher, Rhianna, Jessica Simpson, Missy Elliott, Mandy Moore, and hundreds more. You‘ll film on a real film set with top tier models & talent from the best agencies in LA.
  • Everything from Day 1, 2, 3, PLUS:
  • Film with top tier Motion Picture Cameras such as Alexa's or Red Cameras
  • Film under the guidance of famous Music Video & Commercial Director Chris Applebaum
  • Shoot a major commercial reel with the best equipment, motion picture cameras, talent and art direction
  • Learn how to light a film set, and become a stronger cinematographer
  • Create cinematic story that will take your commercial reel to the highest level of your potential
World Class