Brett Florens


Brett Florens


Internationally acclaimed South African photographer Brett Florens launched his career in 1992 while fulfilling national service obligations in the Police Riot Unit.
Since then, Brett’s devotion to photography has taken him from photojournalism to a highly successful wedding, commercial and fashion photographer, with longstanding clients such as Wonderbra, Playtex, Quicksilver and Roxy. Brett has worked with some of South Africa’s most famous personalities, has published three books on wedding photography, as well as tutorial DVDs and frequently hosts photographic workshops around the world.

12 June Seminar 10h30 – 11h30 The marriage of wedding & photography
A Modern Romance
Developing a unique style is essential to your success as a wedding photographer. Finding your style is a fulfilling process. Brett will talk about this thought process regarding his specific style and how he nurtures and develops it.

12 June Masterclass 14h00 – 18h00 Wedding photography Intensive
This masterclass will focus on working with your bride and groom to develop posing skills that will create striking portfolio images. Indulge in 4 hours of wedding photography. Learn to work with natural as well as artificial light, practice key shots and make perfect portraits. Brett will discuss his approach, workflow and the business aspects of wedding photography.

13 June Seminar 12h00 – 13h00 Wedding photography – Telling your story
With the competition increasing and prices decreasing, how do you differentiate yourself? Your interpretation of the couples wedding day is critical to your success as a professional photographer. Brett with talk you through techniques on creating a narrative for your clients elevating you above the competition.

13 June Studio 1 16h00 – 18h00 Strike a pose
Posing is not a bad thing – Bad posing is. Brett will talk you through his system for directing and posing his clients that create images with a message. By understanding body language and innuendo you can project messages through your images.

14 June Studio 1 11h00 – 13h00 The business of wedding photography
Brett discusses how best to generate and convert enquiries, and marketing techniques for photographers. Brett will expose you to techniques that will empower you to run a fulfilling profitable career.

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