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Westcott Live Learning: Jonathan Thorpe MASTERCLASS in Commercial Lighting

February 1, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Westcott is thrilled to bring our Top Pro expert in lighting for commercial photography with constant lighting. With an alluring cinematic style of portraiture Thorpe captures his subjects with vivacious and strategic lighting to emphasize their campaign purpose. Thorpe will spend the evening at the Westcott Soundstage uncovering the secrets behind his cinematic setups to capture an eye drawing still image. Learn more about the lenses and gear to drive the impact of your image from our FilmToledo friends while we work with you on set to capture new and captivating imagery using some of the newest released Westcott gear.

Advance your use of continuous lighting in challenging settings for interesting styled concepts such as Horror Film. The nightmare of feeling unprepared in new settings will end with the experiences Jonathan will share as you explore the exemplary functions of the L60B. Thorpe will guide you through the process covering:

• The benefits of continuous light vs. flash

• Staging your setup with multiple lights

• Low light settings and tips

• Translating your skills to film


Bring the gear you use the most to gain the most, we suggest the following:

– DSLR or Mirrorless Camera

– Your best lenses

– A Reflector

– Notepad and questions!


Provision and safety requirements:

Due to Covid precautions, all attendees should remain safe social distance and if not vaccinated you are required to wear a mask. If you are not feeling well, please stay home and rest.

The location course will involve walking and standing for majority of course, please dress comfortably.


F.J. Westcott
(800) 886-1689
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F.J. Westcott
1425-B Holland Rd
Maumee, OH 43537 United States
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(800) 886-1689
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