Sholin delves into the unique psychological perspectives that a photographer needs to know to get great photographs of infants, babies, toddlers, and preschool-age children.
Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) October 10, 2007
This new book by award-winning professional children's photographer Marilyn Sholin, is for everyone who wants to learn how to photograph their young clients better, more easily, and with more pizzazz than before.
From learning how to set up the perfect light for infants to understanding posing techniques for adorable images, this guide to shooting children's portraits is an indispensable resource for photographers. Thorough sections on dealing with infants and working with toddlers and preschoolers include month-by-month and year-by-year developmental guides that ensure comfort and cooperation to help create unique, personalized images. An overview of equipment and a discussion of the essential tools for a shoot pairs with advice on presenting portraits, working with difficult parents, and securing referrals to make this an all-in-one resource for portrait photographers.
Learn all the techniques needed to work with kids of all ages--from newborns to teenagers. By mastering a little bit of child psychology, Marilyn shows how to establish and maintain control over the session, while still keeping it fun for the child. Also covered are techniques for studio lighting, from selecting equipment, to creating a lighting setup that suits younger subjects (and takes into account the fact that they may not want to stay put!).
Additionally, readers learn the business skills needed to succeed in this competitive field--from marketing, to consultations, to presenting proofs, learn how to make each stage of the process a profitable one. http://www.amherstmedia.com/miva/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Product_Code=1845&Category_Code=
From Photographic magazine, "Sholin delves into the unique psychological perspectives that a photographer needs to know to get great photographs of infants, babies, toddlers, and preschool-age children."
Marilyn Sholin is an award-winning photographer and popular educator who has presented seminars worldwide. Her philosophy is that you must stay on top of the photographic industry and be ready to innovate quickly.