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WPPI Photowalk - Resort Style Environmental Portraiture

  • MGM Grand 3799 S Las Vegas Freeway Las Vegas, NV, 89109 United States (map)

On this photowalk you will get to combine the incredible resort lifestyle locations of the MGM Grand, with a professional model and tons location lighting advice from NYC Assignment Photographer, Erik Valind. Erik will introduce you to various pieces of natural lighting equipment to help you tame bright sunlight while adding that extra pop to your outdoors portraits. You'll learn the trick to finessing the best possible light out of your reflectors, as well as how to diffuse and redirect harsh direct sunlight. You'll then explore the grounds of the MGM Grand - the pools, cabanas, and greenery - to find the perfect shooting locations. Erik will explain the thought process behind selecting each location, then with the help of a beautiful model you'll get to jump in and photograph too! You'll leave this photowalk inspired to get outside to shoot more often, and with all tips and tricks to knock that next shoot out of the park. - See more at:

Later Event: May 21