Vintage Photography Masterclass
Join Sasha Dobies from Sherbet Birdie Photography to learn how to achieve the lighting and mood of 1940s photography.
Sasha will demonstrate how to mimic the aesthetic of 1940’s Hollywood portrait photographers and then in pairs participants will take turns as photographer and model. Learn how to guide a model to create both thoughtful and candid photographic results. Utilising one, two and three lights sources, learn how to create 1940’s portraiture and see how to get the most variety out of just one set build.
$310/$300 Circle of Friends
Australian Movie Portraits
until Sunday 4 March 2018
Striking, beautiful portraiture comes out of the most thoroughly documented creative process there is – filmmaking. In a ground-breaking collaboration the National Portrait Gallery and National Film and Sound Archive invite you into this captivating realm between real and fictional worlds.
Collection display galleries
The collection display includes a wide selection of portraits that tell extraordinary stories of encounter, exploration, independence, individuality and achievement in Australia. Visitors to the Gallery can follow the development of portraiture from oil painting to digital media.Entry is free.