Portraiture & Composite Retouching With Sandro Miller | RGG EDU
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Photography Tutorials From The Best In The Business

The Complete Guide To Portraiture & Building A Body Of Work For Print & Publication 

Welcome to an immersive learning experience with a photography legend. Sandro is the back-to-back winner of the International Photographer Of The Year Award and an icon in the photography community. This 12 hour course is built around pre-production, portrait photography, post-production, printing, and publishing of a body of work. Sandro has published many books over the years and takes you step-by-step through his creative process and the necessary steps it takes before you publish your portfolio on the web or in print.

 

This tutorial includes an entire workflow of Sandro's methods in creating a body of work. We spent 7 months with Sandro and his team of digi-techs, assistants, retouchers, printers, and publishers to give you an exclusive in-depth look at his entire process from initial concept to final exports for publishing. Whether you are creating a body of work for your website, Instagram, or for publication, this tutorial will give you an in-depth look into the creative process and workflow from one of the foremost working portrait photographers today. In addition you will learn a practical approach in Photoshop from Pratik Naik, a leader in post-production and high-end retouching today. This 12 hour tutorial also includes free submission into one of the largest photography contests of all time. See below for details.

Building A Body Of Portrait Work
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General Overview

  • Closed Captions In English INCLUDED FOR FREE
  • 12 Hours Of HD 1080p Digital Video (Many Sections Shot in 4K)
  • FREE ENTRY Into Our 2016/2017 Portrait Contest w/ $50k in Prizes
  • Join Secret Facebook Group To Submit Your Images + Feedback
  • Comes With 35 Videos in Universal Video Format for Mac or PC
  • RAW Working Files Included
  • Easily Sync Files Onto Your Mobile Devices iOS or Android
  • Introduction To Camera Gear, Lighting Equipment, and Lenses Included
  • Introduction To Photoshop Included in Retouching Prerequisites
  • Introduction To Setting Up Capture One
  • Introduction To Working With A Digital Tech
  • Introduction To Self Promotion Through Publication in Print
  • $40 Gift Certificate to Resolution Rentals INCLUDED
  • Interview With Sandro On Getting Started & The Industry
  • Learn The Challenges Of Doing A Project Out Of The USA
  • Full Section On Working & Shooting A Tutorial In Papua New Guinea
  • Learn The Essentials Of Creating A Body Of Work
  • Intro To Monitor Calibration & Workflow From JS Graphics
  • On Location Printing With Sandro's Main Printer
  • Learn The Relationship Of Working With A Printer
  • Learn To Separate Hair & Fine Details From Your Background
  • Learn The Essentials Of Composite Portraits In Photoshop
  • Learn Step-By-Step Retouching From Pratik Naik
  • Learn To Blend Your Background With Your Subject
  • Photoshop Sections Catered Towards Beginners + Advanced Users
  • Perfecting Tone & Color To Create A Flawless Image
  • You Will Never Shoot The Same Way After Watching This Tutorial
  • Learn The Essentials Of Working With A Publisher
  • Full Interview with Glitterati Inc on Location in New York
  • Learn When TO Publish Your Work
  • BONUS Section On Customizing Your MacBook Pro
  • Bonus Section on RAID, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, + Mobile Solutions 
  • Learn From A True Living Master --> What Could Be Better?

    TUTORIAL OVERVIEW

    Promo 2 - Retouching Overview
    Promo 3 - Live With Sandro
    Promo 4 - How To Finance
    Support

    Contest Overview

    Every student that takes this course has the opportunity to enter their 10 best images that best represent a body of portrait work. The winner will be chosen April 19, 2017 and will win a grand prize close to $50,000 in gear, production budgets, one-on-one mentorship & workshops from Sandro Miller, RGG EDU, and Pratik Naik. This contest is designed as a framework to apply the knowledge towards a new project that represents you as a photographer. In using the methods of pre-prodcution, lighting, working with subjects, and post-production, it's up to you to create your 10 best images for your chance to win the ultimate prize package of exposure, gear, and cash for your dream project. This contest is open to ANYONE worldwide that has purchased the Complete Guide To Portraiture with Sandro Miller. 

    PRIZE Overview - SUBMIT UNTIL APRIL 2017

    1.) $5,000 Production Budget For Your Dream Shoot
    2.) Round Trip Flight + Accommodation To Chicago From USA
    3.) Full Day One-on-One Workshop With Sandro At His Studio
    4.) Retouching Budget With Solstice Retouch + One-to-One Mentoring
    5.) BTS Video + Video Interview With RGG EDU
    6.) 4 Page Print Publication Of Your Work In Resource Magazine + Online Publication
    7.) Full Gear Library From Tether Tools (EVERYTHING)
    8.) Broncolor Siros 2 Light Kit w/ Modifiers Basic Kit
    9.) Innovative Echo 36 Cart + DigiCase Pro Capture Station
    10.) Full Frame Camera + Portrait Lens (Manufacturer TBD in 2017).
    11.) Chimera Lighting Modifier Kit 3 Modifiers w/ Speed Rings 
    12.) Lensrentals.com Production Budget 
    13.) 6 Images Retouched by Pratik Naik + One-On-One Post-Production Mentoring
    14.) 500PX Membership (top Ten Finalists)
    15.) Massive ROSCO Diffusion + Gel Kit + DIY Flag Kit (Top 10 Finalists)
    16.) Portfolio Review From Major Publisher Glitteratti Incorporated (New York)
    17.) Massive Prints Made Of Your Work (RGG EDU)
    18.) The Massive Satisfaction Of Knowing You Are On The Right Track
    19.) CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS

    Shoot Prerequisites

    Production Essentials

    Papua New Guinea

    Shooting On Location

    Retouching 

    Prerequisites + Advanced Tutorials

    Printing + Publishing

    Learn The Fundamentals

    Free Video: Role Of A Digi-Tech

    GEAR & LIGHTING

    Getting Started

    Video Chapter List

    DIGITAL TECH

    Protecting Your Set

    Video Chapter List

    DRAMATIC LIGHTING

    Shooting Men Photo Shoot

    Video Chapter List

    COMMERCIAL LIGHTING

    Shooting Women Photo Shoot

    Video Chapter List

    • 01-01-Prerequisites-Introduction
    • 01-02-Prerequisites-Camera Gear
    • 01-03-Prerequisites-Lights and Modifiers
    • 02-04-Prerequisites-Digital Tech-Role of a Digital Tech
    • 02-05-Prerequisites-Digital Tech-Digital Tech Gear
    • 02-06-Prerequisites-Digital Tech-Inside the Grip Truck
    • 02-07-Prerequisites-Digital Tech-Capture One
    • 03-08-Prerequisites-Dramatic Lighting Pt. I
    • 03-09-Prerequisites-Dramatic Lighting Pt. II
    • 03-10-Prerequisites-Dramatic Lighting Pt. III
    • 04-11-Prerequisites-Commercial Lighting Pt. I
    • 04-12-Prerequisites-Commercial Lighting Pt. II
    • 04-13-Prerequisites-Commercial Lighting Pt. III

    Promo Video:Posing & Challenges On Location

    Coffee Shoot

    On-Location

    Video Chapter List

    Mud Men Shoot 

    On-Location

    Video Chapter List

    Tribal Shoots

    On-Location

    Video Chapter List

    Rascal Gangs

    On-Location

    Video Chapter List

    • Documentary Tutorial
    • Documentary Tutorial
    • Documentary Tutorial
    • Documentary Tutorial

    Free Video:Layer Masks & Blending Modes

    Getting Started

    Background

    Video Chapter List

    • 05-14-Prerequisites-Retouching-Intro to Retouching
    • 05-15-Prerequisites-Retouching-Window Palettes
    • 05-16-Prerequisites-Retouching-Brushes
    • 05-17-Prerequisites-Retouching-Opacity and Flow
    • 05-18-Prerequisites-Retouching-Keyboard Short Cuts
    • 05-19-Prerequisites-Retouching-Layers Masks and Folders
    • 05-20-Prerequisites-Retouching-Adjustment Layer
    • 05-21-Prerequisites-Retouching-Capture One
    • 05-22-Prerequisites-Retouching-Extraction
    • 07-24-Retouching-Example 1
    • 07-25-Retouching-Example 2
    • 07-26-Retouching-Example 3
    • 07-27-Retouching-Example 4
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    Free Video: The Printer Relationship

    Showcase Your Work

    Take Your Work Further

    Video Chapter List

    • 08-28-Printing-Building A Book
    • 08-29-Printing-Jon Scott Bio
    • 08-30-Printing-The Photographer-Printer Relationship
    • 08-31-Printing-Calibrating Your Monitor
    • 08-32-Printing-Printing Sandro's Images Pt. I
    • 08-33-Printing-Printing Sandro's Images Pt. II
    • 09-34-Publishing-Publishing Interview with Marta Hallett
    • 10-35-Sandro Interview
    • 11-36-G-RAID Overview
    • 11-37-G-RAID 0
    • 11-38-G-RAID 1
    • 11-39-G-RAID 5
    • 11-40-G-RAID Mobile
    • 11-41-Upgrading Your MacBook Pro with 2 Solid State Drives-HD RGG EDU
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    Before and After

    Use the sliders below to view before and after photos on your computer or mobile device of a few images created within this tutorial. These are composite images, so multiple files are used to create one final image.

    About the Instructor

    SANDRO
    Commercial Portraiture

    Sandro has been photographing people for over forty years. He became interested in photography at the age of sixteen upon seeing the work of Irving Penn and has since devoted his life to creating expressive images. With numerous award-winning campaigns to his credit including back to back International Photographer Of The Year "Lucie" Award 2014 & 2015, Sandro is one of today's foremost photographers. He has photographed many national advertising campaigns for a long list of clients including: Allstate Insurance, American Express, Anheuser-Busch, BMW, Dove, Gatorade, Coca-Cola, Honda, Pepsi, Milk, Nikon, Microsoft, Miller/Coors, Motorola, Nike, Adidas, Pony, UPS, Champion, and the US Army.

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