Fashion shoots

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Falling girl

In by Jon Bairds57 Comments

With this highly stylized lighting look producing an emotional evocative image, Karl walks you through every aspect of the lighting and the concept to completion. He demonstrates the careful control of lighting styling, choice of outfit and how careful preparation will lead to a stunning result. As part of our first fashion photography course, Karl set out to capture the …

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Future Girl

In by Jon Bairds10 Comments

Karl Taylor is renowned for his precise lighting control and simple but dynamic concepts. This image is no exception and you will learn from a master of lighting as he guides you through the precise lighting setup, props and ideas behind the shot. Also see how Karl carefully directs, encourages and works with the model to get the final result. …

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Laser flash

In by Jon Bairds21 Comments

In this unusual and evocative image Karl tries a new technique of mixing laser lighting with flash. In this tutorial he guides you on achieving the perfect exposure for each light source and top tips for nailing the shot. To achieve eye-catching and creative images many might think it’s important to have the best lighting equipment available, grand sets or …

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Skater girl

In by Jon Bairds11 Comments

Lighting fashion images on location creates its own set of problems from finding the right location, styling the shot and working with or against the light. In this special chapter Karl tries a completely new lighting modifier to produce the quality and bite to the light that he desired. After working through the previous fashion photography classes, which demonstrate how …

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Planning for Fashion Shoots

In by Emma - (KTE Team)9 Comments

This class is part of a series of fashion photography classes where Karl teamed up with Next Model Management’s Kariss Craig, professional fashion stylist Bianca Swan and makeup artist and hair stylist Shanine Levrier for an intensive week of filming high-end fashion photography. The results form part of our newest fashion course, a new series, that details each and every …

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Fantasy Fatale

In by Emma - (KTE Team)32 Comments

This class is part of a series of fashion photography classes where Karl teamed up with Next Model Management’s Kariss Craig, professional fashion stylist Bianca Swan and makeup artist and hair stylist Shanine Levrier for an intensive week of filming high-end fashion photography. The results form part of our newest fashion course, a new series, that details each and every …

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Innocence Fashion Shoot

In by Emma - (KTE Team)22 Comments

A touch of movement can often introduce an interesting and eye-catching element when it comes to fashion photography. However, it can be tricky (and very time consuming) to make this movement look natural. Creating the movement itself isn’t always the challenge — it’s making sure every other element comes together for that perfect moment. In this two part fashion photography …

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Retro Sci-Fi Fashion Shoot

In by Emma - (KTE Team)29 Comments

Karl teamed up with Next Model Management’s Kariss Craig, professional fashion stylist Bianca Swan and makeup artist and hair stylist Shanine Levrier for an intensive week of filming high-end fashion photography. In this class (which forms part of our newest fashion course) Karl takes inspiration from the movie Blade Runner to create an eye-catching sci-fi styled image. Through careful control …

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Modern Fashion Fantasy Shoot

In by Emma - (KTE Team)15 Comments

Bold colors and precise lighting formed the key elements of this shot and it took teamwork, clear creative direction and intimate knowledge of lighting to achieve the desired result. Working with model Kariss Craig, professional fashion stylist Bianca Swan and makeup artist and hair stylist Shanine Levrier, Karl guides you through each step of achieving this bold, dramatic image — …

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Clean Cut Fashion Shoot

In by Emma - (KTE Team)11 Comments

For this fashion photography class Karl works with model Kariss Craig, fashion stylist Bianca Swan and makeup artist and hair stylist Shanine Levrier to create this clean-cut yet edgy series of fashion images. Working from the ground up, Karl works closely with the entire team to create this set. Working against the clock, he emulates what a typical fashion shoot …

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Pop Fashion Shoot

In by Emma - (KTE Team)2 Comments

Parabolic reflectors are a popular choice of lighting modifier for fashion photography. In this photography class Karl utilizes a simple yet effective three light setup to achieve this punchy final image. You’ll be able to follow each step of the shoot, from set creation to outfit selection and lighting tests. To end the class, Karl reviews the final image, clearly …

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Para 222 and Matching Hues Fashion Shoot

In by Emma - (KTE Team)13 Comments

Perfecting an image for a fashion shoot can often take a great deal of time. In this fashion photography class you’ll see why it’s so important to take the time to get everything just right and how attention to detail can really pay off. In this fashion photography class Karl takes the time to test various outfit and makeup combinations, …

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Theatrical Light Fashion Shoot

In by Emma - (KTE Team)5 Comments

For this high-end fashion shoot Karl works with model Kariss Craig, fashion stylist Bianca Swan and makeup artist and hair stylist Shanine Levrier for a week of intense filming, the result being our latest series of fashion photography classes. Using the same set as in chapters six and seven of this course, Karl again demonstrates how it is possible to …

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‘How To’ Full Version – Colored Gels Fashion Shoot

In by Emma - (KTE Team)8 Comments

For this fashion photography class Karl teams up with broncolor’s Urs Recher to create a powerful, vibrant image that uses studio light and color to create and eye-catching fashion shot. Originally part of the broncolor ‘How To’ Series, our members can now follow every step of this unique shoot. This photography class includes detailed explanations from Karl about his final …

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Live Photography Talk Show With Special Guest Daria Belikova

In by Tim - KTE Admin8 Comments

In this live talk show Karl was joined by fashion photographer and rising star Daria Belikova. Daria is a self taught photographer who is quickly making a name for herself in a highly competitive field with her dark, edgy and distinctive style. The Russian-born photographer joined Karl for a fascinating talk show, where she discussed the importance of making mistakes, …

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Photography Talk Show With Special Guest Bianca Swan, Fashion Stylist

In by Tim - KTE Admin2 Comments

Karl is joined by special guest Bianca Swan, a professional fashion stylist who has worked with major brands such as Burberry, M&S and Lacoste and collaborated with world renowned photographers such as Rankin, Rachell Smith, Max Oppenheim and even Karl Taylor. In this live photography talk show the pair delve into the world of fashion and what goes on behind …

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Members Fashion & Beauty Photo Critique – Part 1

In by Tim - KTE Admin8 Comments

In this live show Karl will be looking at fashion and beauty images submitted by members, sharing his thoughts and advice on how to take stand-out images. This live show will provide an opportunity for members to receive feedback on their image, understand what makes an effective picture and watch as Karl demonstrates effective retouching techniques. He’ll demonstrate how, with …

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Members Fashion & Beauty Photo Critique – Part 2

In by Tim - KTE Admin9 Comments

In this live show Karl will be looking at fashion and beauty images submitted by members, sharing his thoughts and advice on how to take stand-out images. This live show will provide an opportunity for members to receive feedback on their image, understand what makes an effective picture and watch as Karl demonstrates effective retouching techniques. He’ll demonstrate how, with …