Mastering One Light

for Beautiful Dramatic Portraits
with Keren Dobia
Nov 18th, 2023
10am - 3pm
limited: 8 students per workshop

Learn how to create a variety of diverse, flattering portraits using only one light in this hands on, intensive lighting workshop.

During the 1 day workshop you will learn the essentials of working within a studio environment, gain confidence with strobe lighting controls, experiment with different light shapers and positions to create a variety of interesting portraits using only one light.

This workshop will teach you how to see and understand light, and allow you to gain the confidence to create beautiful flattering portraits.

It isn’t about the expensive equipment, it is about understanding how light works and having the tools to make it happen.

Light refreshments, tea and coffee will be provided throughout the day.

A vegetarian lunch will be provided, you are welcome to bring your own packed lunch.

Through the day we will cover

  • • Studio exposure
  • •Light Shapers
  • • Lighting Positions
  • • Light Meters
  • •Quality of Light
  • • Lighting Full Length Portraits

Who is this class for?

  • • You’ve been interested in leaning about flash/strobe lighting but want to experience the gear before diving in.
  • • You have baught your first strobe and want to better understand how to use it
  • • If you haven’t used your strobes in while and you’re feeling a little rusty.
  • • If you’ve been shooting strobes for sometime but feel you have gaps in your understanding

Why come to the Workshop:

  • • Easy to follow light demonstrations
  • • plenty of hands on shooting time
  • •Access to various lighting modifiers
  • • guidance and support from Keren
  • •models, hair and makeup supplied
  • • small group learning environment
  •  DSLR Camera
  • Charged camera batteries
  • Memory cards
  • Notebook, pens
  • Laptop with teather software & cable (not essential)

1 Day

10am – 3pm


5 – 8 people

Tamale Studios

Brunswick, VIC

Exact location will be provided upon booking




PLEASE NOTE: Images you photograph during the workshop may be used for your own social media sharing and image portfolio but must include full credit
to the workshop. Images cannot be used for commercial purposes, including self-promotion, awards, competitions, or any form of commercial use. I do hope that the images you capture inspire you to create and grow your creative image practice.


Workshops are non-refundable. They can however be credited and used on a different workshop or mentoring session provided that at least  7 days notice is given prior to the scheduled workshop date.

You can book and purchase your workshop in the booking section at the bottom of each workshop page.

All workshops are small groups so there is plenty of one-on-one time. Each workshop covers different skill levels so check the more detailed workshop descriptions for the workshop you’re interested in.

Yes, she runs all of the workshops on offer.

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