Join artist Mick Richards for a masterclass on portrait photography. Drawing on his extensive experience in portraiture through his art practice and commercial work, Richards will guide you through the steps of a professional portrait photoshoot. Learn budget hacks to create your own DIY photo studio on the job and experience a live portrait photoshoot at the gallery.
Richards’ photography and media practice spans almost four decades and his photography has taken him across the world. Requirements: Participants need to provide their own digital camera with manual settings that they are familiar with using. This event is run in conjunction with the exhibition Mick Richards Above and Below.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this exhibition contains images, voices and names of deceased persons. Please note that this exhibition contains nudity and adult themes and some sensitive content.
Image credit: Mick Richards, Michael Nelson Jagamara AM, Fireworks Art Gallery, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, 2014.