Awaken Your Creative Vision with Alexis Cuarezma
123 Paularino Avenue
Costa Mesa, California 92626
From Little League to photographing some the best athletes in the world, go inside a portrait session with five-time Portrait Photographer of the Year Alexis Cuarezma and see what is essential to create images with impact & emotion during an assignment. Learn how to quickly connect with your subject to have a harmonious relationship during the shoot and how a career that begins in little league baseball field turned into shooting 6 covers Sports Illustrated. Alexis has been commissioned to create portraits of some of the most distinguished athletes like LeBron James, Chris Paul, Floyd Mayweather, and Manny Pacquiao. Furthermore, he will go over lighting setups, theories & concepts to help you recognize & create images with impact. He will show you results and an entire 30-second photo shoot with a world class athlete and how he simultaneously executed 2 separate lighting setups during an assignment for Sports Illustrated to give the editors what they wanted while still creating images for himself. Never settle for just enough with your vision.
From this lecture, you'll walk away learning Alexis' approach to creating/lighting images with impact, connecting with your subject, and how Alexis plans and executes a photo shoot to make his vision a reality.