Jul 7, 2019

Posing is perhaps one of the most neglected and challenging skills any portrait photographer should have. Improving your posing skills and finding a posing system that works will improve your self-confidence dramatically when directing a model, or a couple.


Key aspects

  • What is posing, and why is it important?
  • Making your subjects work with you.
  • Posing System 101
  • Posing Females 101
  • Posing Males 101
  • Posing Couples 101
  • Posing Groups 101
  • Principles vs. Rules.
  • Understanding the spine and how to pose it.
  • Weight distribution.
  • Joints and hands.
  • Bringing it all together with expression, movement and mood.
  • 10 go-to starting blocks when working with couples.
  • Using lighting and composition when posing.


Who is this course for?

  • This course is intended for the enthusiasts as well as the professional who want to master posing. Although Warren is primarily a wedding and retail portrait photographer this course is about posing human beings, regardless of the event or the style of the clothes.


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 Course duration

  • 1-Day weekend workshop.



  • R1 400 per person. R300 discount for ex-DPC students. Lunch and refreshments included.





To register for the course, you have to complete the online registration on DPC's Website by following the link below: 


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