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Extensive Photographic Lighting Techniques with Zach Sutton – Sponsored by Profoto

September 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm PDT
1090 Bryant Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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This Photographic Lighting Extensive is designed for the intermediate to advanced photographer who is looking to gain more control over their professional lighting tools and techniques. From beauty photography to advertising and everything in between, this eight hour workshop will help to ramp up your knowledge and give you complete education in just short eight hours. You will learn how to mold and shape light with limitless possibilities. With an easy to understand direction and teaching style, instructor Zach Sutton help bring your skillsets to the next level.


With Profoto and Samy’s as sponsors, attendees will have the opportunity to use the lighting and photographic tools discussed in the class. Along with a large variety of Profoto lighting and modifiers to use during the workshop, professional models will also be provided for you to test the techniques taught. You will not only have the opportunity to learn to tools of the trade within the field, but you will also have the ability to work hands-on practicing these techniques in a stress-free setting.

Zach Sutton will teach the following topics in a classroom setting:

How & Why We Create with Light

Explanation of the Science of Light

Expansive Breakdown of Lighting Modifiers

Identification of Tools Used and Why

Effective Lighting Techniques Explained

Building Effective Lighting Sets

Expert Level Light Shaping Made Easy

Active Gelling Techniques

Overview of Tools Used




Instructor Bio:

 Zach Sutton is a Los Angeles Photographer specializing in Headshots, Portraits, Events, and Commercial Photography. Zach’s passion is to simply take great photos that contain a style, unlike other photographers. Additionally, Zach is highly regarded in his ability to shape and mold lighting for his settings. Because of this, Zach has worked with Profoto, Phase One and other professional brands to help educate others in the photography field. Zach Sutton has extensive experience in public speaking and finds passion in teaching the inner workings of photography and retouching.

Date: September 23, 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Address: 1090 Bryant Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
Organizer Name: Samys Photo School San Francisco