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Capturing the Narrative

Nigel Barker

5 mins

3 key insights

Visual, audio & text

In this course, fashion photographer Nigel Barker unveils his tricks of the trade, so that you can master new technical skills, and capture striking images that tell a story.


Capturing the Narrative

Capturing the Narrative

by Nigel Barker


Have you ever wondered how to capture images that not only catch the eye, but tell a story? Pictures that give out secrets about their model in a subtle yet powerful way? Photography might seem like a magic trick, a gift that's only given to a chosen few – but the truth is, it's a skill that can be learned like any other.

In this course, expert fashion photographer Nigel Barker teaches you how to become better at telling stories through the medium of an image. Barker's successful career has landed him shoots for America's Next Top Model and many fashion magazines, his pictures lauded for their personality and art. Today, you'll learn how to achieve this too.

If you want to truly wow people with your pictures, you need to know how to wear a lot of different hats. From mastering your lighting, strategically setting up your photoshoot locations, and understanding how to build the right chemistry with your models, this course covers it all in three easy insights.

Favorite quote

Knowledge is power, and ultimately what that really means is that the more you know about who you're going to shoot, the more you can anticipate who they might be.

- Nigel Barker

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