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Join Karl LIVE in the studio for the ultimate learning experience.

The best way to learn is to watch a master work and get your questions answered in real time. With our LIVE workshops, you can do just that. Join Karl for our regular interactive live workshops. We cover everything from practical demonstrations to guest talk shows and image critiques. Develop new skills, explore important concepts and learn from world-class creatives.
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Live Photography Workshops

Live Online Photography Workshop
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Two-Light Portraiture
Tuesday 22nd November 2022 – 14:00 GMT / 9:00 EST
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Upcoming Live Workshops

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Thursday 8th December 2022 – 15:00 GMT / 10:00 EST

Members' Photography Critique: Portraiture

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Karl reviews all the portraits submitted by our members, giving his trademark harsh-but-fair constructive criticism and suggesting simple fixes to improve the shots.

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Thursday 15th December 2022 – 15:00 GMT / 10:00 EST

Portraits of People Wearing Glasses

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Discover how to control reflections and get your lighting right in these famously tricky portraits.

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Portrait lighting setup

Wednesday 11th January 2023 – 15:00 GMT / 10:00 EST

Working to a Brief 11: REVIEW

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Karl reviews every entry for Working to a Brief 11, offering constructive criticism and professional advice to help members hone their ability to respond effectively to a commercial-style brief.

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Thursday 12th January 2023 – 15:00 GMT / 10:00 EST

Working to a Brief 12: LAUNCH

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Karl launches Working to a Brief 12, playing the role of art director as he outlines exactly what he’s looking for. This assignment is another amazing opportunity for members to practice delivering work for commercial clients.

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Thursday 26th January 2023 – 15:00 GMT / 10:00 EST

The Power of the Matt-Black Studio Box

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Watch Karl demonstrate how creating a matt-black box, or using a small black studio space, can give you a greater level of lighting control for dramatic portrait or beauty images.

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Live Photography show - Laura Stevens

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Live Talk Show: Portrait photographer Laura Stevens

Acclaimed portrait photographer Laura Stevens will be joining Karl live in the studio for an informative live talk show. Laura, who is a British photographer based in Paris, has worked for global clients such Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Wired. Her work has featured in multiple galleries internationally and she has won numerous awards over the years. Join Karl and Laura live to ask your questions and learn first-hand from Laura.  

www.laurastevens.co.uk/

Live Photography show - Laura Stevens

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Live Talk Show: Photojournalist Paddy Dowling

Paddy Dowling is a globally renowned humanitarian correspondent and photojournalist who often works in high-risk and hostile environments. His documentary photojournalism for the international press, UN agencies, global foundations and international NGOs highlights the struggle of refugees, displaced persons and children facing barriers to education. In this live show, Karl will chat with Paddy about his illustrious career and incredible work, covering everything from equipment and technical matters to advice for photographing subjects who are experiencing great hardship.

www.paddydowling.co.uk/

*Please note schedules may be subject to change.


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Live Photoshoots

Watch step-by-step photography demonstrations that cover everything from product shoots to portrait lighting techniques.

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Special Guests

Learn from leading professionals as they join Karl in the studio to share their photographic knowledge and expertise.
Members Picture Critique

Members' Image Critiques

Get professional feedback and advice by submitting your work to be reviewed by Karl.

Members Picture Critique

Photography Briefs

Our 'Working to a Brief' assignments give you the chance to practice real-world commercial photography skills.