Bruce Smith’s photography courses, workshops and 1-2-1 private photography training are not cheap but they are exceptionally good value for money.
How are they good value for money ?, you may ask…
Bruce uses only professional stylists, hair and make up artists and agency models for his courses.
Imagine what it costs to put together a high caliber team in order to give you a course that includes a professional fashion shoot experience.
Typical creative team and talent costs.
Agency model fee………………………. £1500 per day
Fashion stylist fee ………………………..£ 500 per day
Hair and make up artist fee…………… £ 350 per day
Studio hire……………………………………£ 500 per day
Location fee………………………………….£1000 per day
Normal Bruce Smith fee to shoot……..£1500 per day
On top of the above you also benefit from Bruce’s 37 years experience.
His courses on average are £250 to £350 per day depending upon which type of course you take..
With the above figures involved in setting up a professional shoot in mind, decide for yourself if our courses are exceptionally good value for money.
Researching into other courses you will find that they are often not using professional teams of talent as well as are often not taught by active profesional fashion photographers or they are relativly new to the industry.
How can people teach a master class in how to shoot professional fashion photography when they are not actively producing professional fashion assignments and are not experts with extensive experience.
Bruce’s experience has been vast, shooting advertising fashion, editorial fashion and commercial fashion.
The productions he has produced have taken to him to most parts of the world, for all of his fashion shoots he looks after every aspect of production, along with having to produce fashion images that work for his clients, very often under impossible conditions.
Bruce produces fashion shoots in UK, Alaska, Thailand, Moroco, Kenya, Scotland, Portugal, USA, France, Borneo, Vietnam, Australia, Austria plus many more.
If you take a course with Bruce you will be benefitting from his 37 years experience.
Some key factors that are essential personal skills needed to be a great photographer of people that you will learn, on top of the obvious lighting and technical skills on a course, workshop or 1-2-1 personal photography training run by Bruce Smith;
Understanding your reasons to have to express yourself through your photography.
Developing an open mind.
Communicating with your subject and exchanginggGreat energy.
Directing feelings and emotion in to a visual story.
Taking control of every aspect of your shoot from managing the production to the technical skills and knowledge to achieve the images you have in your mind and what clients expect.
The responsibility of the photographer to produce images that work for clients is of the uttermost importance. You will take away with you the knowledge and expertise to make a start in the professional photography industry.
If you are thinking about taking a course in fashion photography please consider all that you have read here. If you have any questions please feel free to email Bruce at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +33768798989
A past students comment about the learning experience with Bruce Smith.
I would like to thank you (and your excellent team) for a thoroughly enjoyable and invaluable learning experience over the last couple of days. It has exceeded all expectations.
I feel the workshop has improved my confidence and the shots I was producing at the end were noticeably better than when I started.
I will definitely be looking to attend some more of your workshops in the future.
(London Studio Class Student)
FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE COURSES RUN BY BRUCE SMITH
Book by Bruce Smith
Covers of the best selling books on how to shoot digital fashion, written by Bruce Smith:
Available at Amazon.com
UK version: Pro Digital Fashion Photography A Complete Guide.
USA version: Fashion Photography A Complete Guide
Also available in Chinese