Calgary Advanced Wedding Workshop

Vert et Blanc

Advanced Wedding Photography Workshop
May 18th-19th, 2016
Calgary, Alberta

Vert et Blanc is a rigorous two-day workshop built for wedding photographers looking to see the world in a new light and push their craft to the next level of awesomeness.  Join award-winning photographers, Mathieu Louis-Seize of Green Tea Photography and Sean LeBlanc of Sean LeBlanc Photography who will take you on an open and honest behind the scenes tour of how to work with all forms of light, both on and off camera, showing you how to make the best of any environment, while also opening your eyes to finding killer compositions and teaching you how to capture the moment in the fast paced and ever changing chaos that make up a wedding day. Furthermore, we will uncover how to breathe life into your RAW images with an in-depth start to finish walkthrough of our entire post production workflow utilizing the powerful engines of Lightroom and Photoshop.  Be prepared to ask questions as we are happy to share with you everything we know.  Ultimately, this workshop will prepare you with the essential tools to push yourself to create better art and images for your clients.

Day 1

(Lunch and Dinner included)

Creating Magic:  Lighting, Theory, Tips, Techniques and Tricks

For this portion Matt and Sean will be sharing absolutely everything we have to help you create compelling images filled with power, beauty, emotion and impact that will truly stand out in people's minds, including:

1) Elements of a Good Photo
2) Equipment Used
3) Seeing Light
4) Composing for Impact
5)Capturing the Moment
6) Creating Light in a Fast, Fluid and Ever Changing Environment
7) Advanced Tips, Tricks and Techniques
8) Seizing Opportunities
8) Deconstruction of Photos
10) Wedding Day Walkthrough

The Art of Opportunity:  Putting Theory Into Practice

For this portion we are going to be putting all our theories, tips, tricks and techniques into practice together.  Watch and learn first hand how Matt and Sean approach fresh situations, see opportunities and create compelling images.  Be sure to bring your own equipment as we will help put you through the paces.


Day 2

(Lunch included) 

The Polished Product:  Post Processing, Critique, Workflow and Q&A

For this portion Matt and Sean will show you how to bring your images to life, as well as a offer a joint critique, in-depth look into our workflow and Q&A.  Post processing is really half the art in creating breathtaking images.  Using advanced Lightroom and Photoshop techniques we will show you how to bring out the best in your photos.

As a class, we will then do a joint critique each others portfolios with the new techniques, insights and understandings we've gained throughout the workshop.

The rest of the evening will be spent discussing workflow, client relations, lessons learned and answering any unanswered questions you may have. 

Please be forewarned that this portion may run late depending on where questions and our discussions take us.


Prerequisites:  1) Confidence in manually exposing a camera, and 2) owning and being able to trigger an off camera flash.

Included:  Two lunches and one dinner are on us!

Please Note:  All prices are subject to GST.

If you'd like to officially reserve a seat we kindly ask for payment in full by e-mail transfer.

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We would love to have you join us! Please don't hesitate to let us know if you have any questions at all!

Best wishes!

Matt and Sean
Vert et Blanc Workshop