creativeLIVE: The Art of Maternity Photography with Ana Brandt
English | Video: AVC (.flv) 960x540 15and30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch | 782 MB
Genre : Photography
Capturing the beauty of expectant motherhood is a delicate art.
Learn how to delight your pregnant clients with luminous photographs in this 90-minute workshop with maternity photographer Ana Brandt. Ana will cover everything from lighting and posing basics to the intricacies of working with a fan and fabric.
Meet Your Instructor
Ana of Anamaria Brandt Photography has been specializing in pregnancy and newborn imagery for over 14 years. Her classic images stand the test of time as her clients come to her over and over again to document their pregnancy and newborn arrivals. Known for her endless patience, Ana believes that to create a business that lasts, you need more then great images of sleepy newborns.
Her book The Art of Pregnancy and Newborn won best Portrait Category for her cover image from the Professional Photographers of California. Ana just released another book entitled Baby + Facts = What Every Newborn Photographer Needs to Know. In addition, recently the Professional Photographers of America deemed her in person workshops part of the PPA Continuing Education Program, allowing PPA Members to earn merits for her classes. Ana recently worked with PPA, in teaching Super Monday courses from her Tustin Studio. For the past few years Ana has been working with celebrities such as Alicia Silverstone and Ian Ziering, as well as a slew of other LA Stars in capturing their pregnancy and newborn imagery. anabrandt.com and bellybabylove.com
Born and raised in NY, Ana came to California 14 years ago and built her clientele one at a time, to an A List of over 3500 throughout LA and Orange Counties. Ana has been published in Rangefinder Magazine (July 2011) and runs her own online magazine, called TAoPaN Mag.. Besides her photography business, Ana runs TAoPaN (The Art of Pregnancy and Newborn) which provides mentoring, an online workshop, in person workshops and an entire clothing line for photographers choosing to focus on the pregnancy and newborn stage.
Ana also raised 3 children while building her business and has weathered the ups and downs of the economy by choosing to specialize in the early years of life. Ana resides in Orange Hills, California with her three children and has plans to continue to grow her photography business, while supporting fellow photographers in the chosen specialty - pregnancy and newborn imagery.