Documentation Workshop

a wooden oblong model, a black and white image of a parrot and a blue folded piece of paper standing on its edge

AAP Photography Workshop Series

In this hands-on workshop, learn to efficiently and accurately document works of art and models. We will walk through optimal camera settings, lighting setups, and editing images for digital or print presentation. The workshop is taught by Jennifer Gioffre, Tjaden Hall teaching support specialist.

Topics Covered:

  • Camera settings, lens choices, and processing for accurate reproduction
  • How to use AAP cage lights to achieve the desired lighting
  • Techniques for dramatic or minimal shadows and achieving "daylight" quality lighting
  • Correcting perspective
  • Basics for removing objects from backgrounds