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To register for the San Francisco workshop on May 28thclick here. To register for the LA workshop on May 30thclick here.  

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Jodi Jones Fashion and Advertising Photographer in nyc.

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WHAT:  This is a 1-day, INTENSIVE, Beauty & Fashion Studio Workshop for photographers of all skill levels who want to learn new ways of creating powerful and striking beauty & fashion images that you can apply to your own work right away. 

Jodi will give you the fundamentals for lighting for fashion & beauty including the seven main lighting positions that she uses in her work.  She will instruct you through a series of exciting Fashion and Beauty images in the studio that will expand your understanding of the genre and give you the skills to organize and undertake a similar shoot. She will take you through her process, step-by-step, with you right on set.

Jodi will talk about how to control your light to set a mood. She will demonstrate where to place the light for the best impact. You will be given tips to pose the model for fashion and for beauty, and how to work with your “power team”. You will become familiar with using Capture One software and learn about Jodi’s digital workflow, shooting tethered, and pick up some of Jodi’s post production techniques. This course will provide you with a greater understanding of lighting and composition for effective fashion and beauty photography, and to create your own compelling fashion and beauty images.

WHEN: MAY 30TH, 2015 – 10AM-6PM

WHERE: LOS ANGELES, CA

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  PHOTOGRAPHERS INTERESTED IN EXPANDING THEIR SKILLS IN FASHION & BEAUTY PHOTOGRAPHY

ABOUT: JOIN NY FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER JODI JONES FOR AN EXCITING 1 DAY WORKSHOP, WHERE YOU WILL LEARN THE INS & OUTS OF CREATING BEAUTY & FASHION IMAGERY, IDEAS FOR BUILDING YOUR POWER TEAM, LIGHTING FOR FASHION SHOOTS, POSING THE MODELS, AND CREATIVE DIRECTION ON SET!

HOW MUCH: $100

REGISTER NOW!  CLASS SIZE LIMITED!
CLICK HERE! 

 

Plus, your workshop will include:
• Experience a professional level studio and get confident using all the equipment.
(This will help you when renting or purchasing kit in the future.)
• Get your hands on the state of the art Phase One IQ250.
• Learn how to use Capture One software for shooting tethered in the studio.
• You can bring your portfolio with you for review by Jodi.
• Meet and network with other like minded photographers and creatives
• Get your questions answered by Jodi and the team.
• Join Jodi Jones and her team – get ready for an incredible photography experience!

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WHAT:  This is a 1-day, INTENSIVE, Fashion Portraiture Workshop in the Studio for photographers of all skill levels who want to create powerful and striking fashion inspired portraiture that you can apply to your own work right away. 

Jodi will give you the fundamentals for lighting fashion inspired portraits including the seven main lighting positions that she uses in her work.  She will instruct you through a series of exciting Fashion Portraits images in the studio that will expand your understanding of the genre and give you the skills to organize and undertake a similar shoot. She will take you through her process, step-by-step, with you right on set.

Jodi will talk about how to control your light to control a mood. She will demonstrate where to place the light for the best impact. You will be given tips to pose the subject, and how to work with your “power team”. You will become familiar with using Capture One software and learn about Jodi’s digital workflow, shooting tethered, and pick up some of Jodi’s post production techniques. This course will provide you with a greater understanding of lighting and composition for effective fashion style portraiture photography, to create your own compelling portraits.

WHEN: MAY 28TH, 2015 – 10AM-6PM

WHERE: SAN FRANCISCO, CA

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  PHOTOGRAPHERS INTERESTED IN EXPANDING THEIR SKILLS IN PHOTOGRAPHY

ABOUT: JOIN NY FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER JODI JONES FOR AN EXCITING 1 DAY WORKSHOP, WHERE YOU WILL LEARN THE INS & OUTS OF CREATING FASHION PORTRAITURE, IDEAS FOR BUILDING YOUR POWER TEAM, LIGHTING FOR FASHION PORTRAIT SHOOTS, POSING YOUR SUBJECT, AND CREATIVE DIRECTION ON SET!

HOW MUCH: $100

WHEN:  MAY 28TH, 2015 – 10AM-6PM

REGISTER NOW!  CLASS SIZE LIMITED!
CLICK HERE! 

Plus, your workshop will include:
• Experience a professional level studio and get confident using all the equipment.
(This will help you when renting or purchasing kit in the future.)
• Get your hands on the state of the art Phase One IQ250.
• Learn how to use Capture One software for shooting tethered in the studio.
• You can bring your portfolio with you for review by Jodi.
• Meet and network with other like minded photographers and creatives
• Get your questions answered by Jodi and the team.
• Join Jodi Jones and her team – get ready for an incredible photography experience!

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EXOTIC LOCATION WORKSHOP – JANUARY 2016 in COSTA RICA

photography and lighting workshop in the Caribbean with jodi jones.

 

Have you ever dreamed about photographing a beautiful high fashion model in an exotic location that looks like it’s out of the pages of Vogue? Now is your opportunity to make it happen alongside a master teacher and NY fashion photographer!

jodi jones teaching in ISLAND PARADISE

THE ULTIMATE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP IN COSTA RICA!

7 Day/6 Night Fashion Photography, Lighting & Marketing Workshop

JANUARY 5th – JANUARY 11th, 2016

In the tropic paradise of Costa Rica!

 

New York Fashion photographer Jodi Jones is offering this exciting opportunity to learn side-by-side her and learn her techniques for creating compelling fashion and beauty images in the studio and on-location, along with essential marketing and business skills to be able to compete in today’s competitive marketplace and be profitable! Here is an opportunity of a lifetime!  Limited number of students! With Jodi, her professional team, and the exotic lush landscape of Costa Rica… YOU WILL BE CREATING STUNNING IMAGES THAT WILL BE JAW DROPPING PORTFOLIO READY!

 

“You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” – ANSEL ADAMS

Caribbean Photography Workshop

ALL INCLUSIVE!  This includes: 7 day / 6 night stay in Costa Rica at a beautiful beachside hotel.  Plus – All travel expenses within Costa Rica! All photography & post production lessons with New York Fashion Photographer Jodi Jones! Studio Beauty and Fashion Editorial Lighting & Workflow, and Lighting & Camera Equipment Training! 2 On-location High Fashion Shoots and Training Sessions! A Day of Post production retouching Education! The professional NY models & crew’s time & talent, and all the high res beautiful images that you took – for your portfolio! Usage and training of the Phase One Medium Format Camera system and Lenses! Usage and training of the Hensel and Chimera Studio and Portable Lighting Equipment!

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learning lighting in jodis workshop

lighting for workshop zinkHaving set lighting positions allows you to easily communicate to your assistants and crew on where to place the lights, and gives you a solid foundation and understanding of the effect light plays on the face and body in different positions.
lighting workshop with jodi jonesWe will discuss the fundamentals for lighting for fashion including the seven main lighting positions that I use in my work. You can apply this to your work and we will practice them. We will cover gear, on location, and in studio lighting
lighting workshop with jodi jonesWe will talk about how to control your light to control a mood and making the light seem natural. Creating sunlight when its overcast, controlling available light. We will play with lighting modifiers and where to place the light for the best impact.  
Lighting Diagram Part 1 zink
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  gear for phase one and profoto wow!
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we will be teaching about capture one pro
Chimera perfect lighting

We will be using the recently announced the IQ250, the world’s first high-performance medium format digital back / camera to include a CMOS sensor. We will have the IQ250 Phase one medium format camera for you to use to create the highest quality images. For lighting you will be using high end Chimera Studio Lighting and Hensel Portable Lighting Equipment!

 

who should take this workshop

ANY LEVEL OF PHOTOGRAPHER THAT WANTS TO CREATE STUNNING IMAGES FOR THEIR PORTFOLIO! YOU WILL LEARN NEW STUDIO & ON-LOCATION LIGHTING TECHNIQUES, VITAL RETOUCHING SKILLS, HOW TO BETTER MARKET YOURSELFBUSINESS SKILLS THAT WILL HELP YOU MAKE MORE MONEY, all THIS WHILE HAVING A TRULY EXCITING ADVENTURE PHOTOGRAPHING HIGH FASHION NY MODELS.  You will LEAVE WITH STUNNING PHOTOGRAPHS FOR YOUR PORTFOLIO AND A NEW FOCUS ON MARKETING AND MAKING MONEY!

Each student is given one-on-one time with Jodi, the crew and the models. Jodi Jones and her professional crew (top hair/makeup, wardrobe fashion stylist & Jodi’s assistants) will help you create images that you may have only dreamed about having in your portfolio. You will learn on-location lightingposing your model for high fashion, and incredible post production techniques. Along with creating a collection of simply gorgeous, ultra high resolution images to put in your photography portfolio that you can use to further your own career. We will photograph a beautiful high-fashion model from New York City in a studio to learn studio lighting and also in two separate on-location shoots in breathtaking tropical and exotic settings. We will also teach shoot prep including camera and lighting tutorials and post production/ high end retouching techniques on the images you shoot that will give your images that professional high-quality magazine look.

 

CREATE COOL STUNNING IMAGES WITH JODI JONES WORKSHOP IN Dominican Republic

PORTFOLIO JODI WORKSHOPPortfolio Development: You will photograph a beautiful high-fashion model. Jodi will be going over the “shot list” with you. Jodi will teach you how to approach a fashion shoot before getting “on set”. We will discuss creating a story & individual vision. With Jodi’s strong vision you will be guided to achieving beautiful portfolio images of your own!
POSING JODI WORKSHOPPosing the model: Jodi will talk about the steps to properly communicating emotion through poses. Jodi will show how to achieve a emotion while balancing the story. Each photography student will be given time with the models & will have Jodi & her assistant there to instruct them.
  CREATE COOL STUNNING IMAGES WITH JODI JONES WORKSHOP IN Dominican RepublicPOST PRODUCTION BY JODI WORKSHOP
We will be working side by side on files created during the week. Make sure to bring your laptop and Wacom tablet.  Jodi’s digital tech will go over the post production workflow: DNG conversion, editing in photo mechanic, using Capture Ones amazing Software, Adobe Camera Raw, and vital retouching tips and techniques used to make your images have that special magazine quality polish.
 • Masks  • Dodging and Burning • Blending Modes • Liquify • Retouching skin • Healing • Layers
  BUSINESS OF FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

MONEY MONEY MONEY JODI JONES WORKSHOP Dominican Republic

The Business of Fashion Photography. We will have an in-studio session where Jodi and her team cover all the fundamentals of how to help your BUSINESS take off, MARKETING ideas, and how to make MONEY AND PROFITS. 

CALL AND EMAIL THOSE CLIENTS! MARKETING!

• Branding  • Social Media • Contracts/estimates • Business Cards/ Promo Cards • Usage • Marketing/Publishing  • Website Portfolios • Representation • Email Marketing Campaigns 

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JANUARY 5TH – JANUARY 12th, 2016

Day 1 Arrival dinner at sunset! January 5th, 2016 You will fly into San Jose  Airport. You will feel as though you’ve entered a new world, and you have! Once you get settled into the hotel, you will meet all the NYC crew, models, and Jodi Jones over a community sunset dinner to get the opportunity to get to know one another in a laid-back, relaxing setting. We will discuss the plans for the workshop and then take in the beauty of the beautiful Costa Rica area.

Day 2 January 6th, 2016 Studio Beauty and Fashion Editorial Lighting & Workflow, and Lighting & Camera Equipment Training!  After a wonderful breakfast we will begin preparation. This day Jodi will show you what goes into producing a shoot. There will be a presentation presented by Jodi where she will take you through her work and processes on creating the images. Jodi and her assistants will go over all the equipment that will be used during our shoots so that everybody becomes familiar with it before our sessions. The latter part of the day, we will work in the studio with Phase One Cameras, Studio Lighting and Lighting Modifiers. You will learn the lighting techniques of the pros in Fashion & Beauty Photography. Jodi will teach the balance between Aperture F-stop and the strobe to achieve your desired lighting. Jodi will show you how she approaches a beauty shoot in the studio and will go over several lighting set ups with a NY agency model and her full crew.  The shoot will be tethered, taking you step-by-step of Jodi’s workflow using medium format cameras.  

jodi jones, location shoot, travel,

Day 3 January 7th, 2016 Outdoor High Fashion Shoot 1!  We will start our morning early with a delicious breakfast so we have the energy for our amazing shoot day! While our hair/makeup artist transforms our beautiful models into a supermodel, and our talented fashion stylist creates the looks for the day, Jodi will be going over the “shot list” with you. Jodi will teach you how she approaches a fashion shoot before getting “on set”. We will discuss creating a story & individual vision with our images. Once the models are ready we will head to Costa Rica’s  breathtaking location. We will shoot 2 “looks” on the model. Each photography student will be given time to create their images & will have Jodi & her assistant there to instruct.  We will be showing you how to creatively light the models. After our incredible fashion shoot we will head back, drop off the equipment, download all the image files with Capture One Software, then discuss the day’s session over a nice sunset dinner together.

Day 4 January 8th, 2016 Outdoor High Fashion Shoot 2! This time after our nutritious morning breakfast we head to a beach with a canopy of trees, ocean and mountain views. We will discuss our “fashion story” and how to give our shoots greater depth & meaning. On this day Jodi & her assistant will be lighting the model with portable lighting kits for amazing fashion shots, and each student will be photographing the model in the unique “looks.” Jodi will explain how to use the strobe and sun together with unique lighting setups as they are used to create the most compelling images. We will break for a picnic lunch on the beach & shoot one last “look” at sunset using the lights as “fill light” for our model.

Day 5 January 9th, 2016 Post production retouching, Marketing and Business Skills! After a hearty breakfast, we go over all the images we shot the following three days. Jodi shows you all of her post production workflow on her mac: DNG conversion, editing in photo mechanic, using Capture Ones Software, using Adobe Camera Raw, and vital retouching tips and techniques used to make your images have that special magazine quality polish. Jodi will show you in CS6: layer masking, adjustment layers & blending modes, liquify, healing brush & the extremely important dodge & burn techniques to give your model a flawless fashion look. Jodi will cover creative tips & tricks to enhance your photoshop skills. If you have your own laptop (& Wacom pen tablet is great also) you can work along side her on your images. Bring a portable external hard-drive to take home with you all of your stunning, newly created high resolution fashion images. This will be a full day of post production (to the sounds of the ocean none-the-less). In addition to learning the skills of post production, we  will cover an essential part of photography – THE BUSINESS.  We will have an in-studio session where Jodi and her team really cover all the fundamentals of how to help your BUSINESS take off, MARKETING ideas, and how to make MONEY AND PROFITS.

Day 6 January 10th, 2016 A day of exploration & fun!  Even though everyday will be over-the-top fun, today we all will have breakfast together resting after our long shoot day, then touring the beautiful Costa Rican landscape to get inspiration for the next day shoot. You will be overlooking the ocean to recharge your creativity, exploring the area, and scouting the breathtaking area and the pura vida way of life. Whichever of the hundreds or beautiful locations we decide, we can have it planned for the next days shoot to make the most of our time in this tropical paradise. We will end the free day with a community sunset dinner and drinks.

Costa Rica, Jodi Jones, fashion, photography, horses, lifestyle

 

Day 7 January 11th, 2016 We say our goodbyes over breakfast and recap the week. Awwww… the adventure may be over here in Costa Rica, but the memories, friendships created & fashion images will live on! Come join us for this exciting & extremely rare 7 day/6 night high fashion photography adventure!!

ALL INCLUSIVE!  This includes: your 7 day / 6 night stay in Costa Rica at a beautiful beachside hotel, all travel expenses within Costa Rica, all photography, post production, marketing & business lessons by NY Fashion Photographer Jodi Jones,  all equipment usage, the professional NY model & crew’s time & talent, and all the high res beautiful images that you took – for portfolio usage only. All Phase One Camera and lighting equipment will be provided, however it is suggested that you bring a laptop & Wacom tablet for the retouching portion of the workshop. Only one photography student will be photographing the model at a time. This allows the photographer & model to better connect during each shooting session & makes each photography student’s images unique. And just remember to pack light!

 

TESTIMONIALS REVIEWS FROM PAST STUDENTS

WE ARE NOT AFRAID TO SAY THIS WILL BE THE ULTIMATE PHOTO WORKSHOP. BUT DO NOT TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT.

 

JODIJONES AMY COWLEY REVIEW“Who would have thought taking me so far out of my comfort zone, would have been so wonderful, as one day into the trip I felt as comfortable and content as ever. Jodi and the crew made the trip one that was filled with knowledge, fun and excitement. There is no doubt that I would do it all again. It was so worth it! Thank you Jodi and the team for an amazing trip and memories that I can keep forever!” Amy Cowley – Costa Rica Workshop Atendee
JODI JONES WORKSHOP EDSON CORTES“The energy of Jodi Jones’s Workshop was phenomenal! Learning the workflow and techniques of a professional international TOP photographer is fantastic.” Edison Cortez – Director of University Sao Paulo – CUENSP
ANDRESSA BRAZIL REVIEW“I greatly appreciate what you did to my portfolio! It was enlightening for me! Thank you for your willingness to share your knowledge with us! After knowing you I consider your photographs even better because I realized that you have passion for what you do! Thank you so much!” – Andressa Parice Dos Santos – Brazil Workshop Ateendee

 

Jodi Jones Fashion and Advertising Photographer in nyc.
NYC Fashion Photographer JODI JONES is a successful creative director and fashion photographer who has spent over 10 years shooting Campaigns, Editorials, and Runways for New York City’s Fashion Week. Jodi has been invited by the world’s most recognized designers including Oscar de la Renta, Marc Jacobs, Betsey Johnson, and Anna Sui to shoot their collections. Jodi Jones also shot Kenneth Cole’s recent video campaign with AKQA. Her photographs have appeared in Zink, Vogue, Kurv, Vanity Fair, Cosmopolitan, Time and countless others. Jodi has photographed numerous celebrities including Jack Nicholson, Moby, J-Lo, Paris Hilton, and Pamela Anderson to name but a few. Jodi works in various forms of multimedia; from complex fashion shoots producing both still image campaigns to creative fashion films and videos. Jodi creates compelling imagery and concepts for fashion magazines, advertising campaigns, art installations, runway shows, fashion designer lookbooks, beauty campaigns and fashion accessory companies. Jodi is represented by ZUMA Press.
The Lifetime TV special “Women on Top”, a show about women achieving success in a male dominated industry, did a full episode on Jodi’s early fashion career. You can view the TV special below. www.jodijonesstudio.com

 

JODI ALSO TEACHES ONE-ON-ONE PRIVATE LESSONS.

Please inquire with the studio to schedule one:  info@jodijonesstudio.com


A Guide to Beauty & Fashion Lighting by Jodi Jones!
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JUST RELEASED!  A Guide to Beauty & Fashion Lighting by Jodi Jones. This Ebook will guide you through lighting all your fashion and beauty shoots! It shows examples of my work and detailed lighting diagrams on where I placed the light, what modifiers I used, and why!

  • 140+ page Ebook!
  • Use this guide book as a way to think about light and how it relates to mood, tone, emotion, feelings and style!
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  • Refer to this Ebook often during your step-by-step process to create stunning images!
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