Joel Belmont and Craig Blacklock reveal the skills, approaches and methods they have refined working with hundreds of nude art models at every level of experience.
Joel Belmont is The Dynamic Photography Workshops founder and lead instructor. After receiving a BA in Photography from Principia College, he’s spent over 15 years working in, teaching, exhibiting and curating fine art photography.
Craig has taught photography workshops since 1982. He has authored 17 books and is regularly featured in prominent photography magazines. His prints are found in museums and private collections throughout the U.S.
Novice photographers will learn to control their camera, workflow, and post-production so they can create masterful images with models.
Advanced photographers will refine their imagery, and start creating masterpieces with new insights about composition and technique.
Communicate with models in a way that instills confidence and trust. This results in a peak state of creative collaboration.
Learn the subtle cues and essential elements that will make your images become true works of art.
Gain years of learning as Craig and Joel share insights from decades of crafting artistic photos with nude models.
Slide shows with inspiring lectures offer a college level learning experience that will educate and motivate.
Turn your new knowledge into native talent with assignments that will inspire and challenge you. Each practice is designed to enhance your creative understanding and photography skills.
Discover how to use angles, shapes, light and shadow to direct the viewer's eye and create dynamic compositions that keep viewers engaged.
Craig teaches the 7 steps for creating an artistic nude photo that set the stage for success, even before the model begins posing.
Improve your images using these ancient proportions that were discovered by mathematicians, and used by artists for the last 2400 years.
Learn how to creatively place the model in compositions with the landscape as a potent creative element in your photography.
Use light and shadow to tell stories. Learn how light can be used to articulate forms with visual and symbolic contrast.
Joel teaches how to incorporate props for powerful narratives. See how he uses familiar symbols in creative combinations.
Joel Belmont shares every aspect of his process, including his 9 secrets of successful collaboration. You’ll learn the proven best practices he has developed working with hundreds of models – many who had never modeled nude before.
Learn how to find, communicate and collaborate with nude models. Get started from scratch or refine your process.
Learn to understand photography from the model's perspective and you'll become a trusted and effective creative partner.
Complete checklists of what to bring and what to communicate before every photo shoot so you and the model are prepared.
Develop a pristine reputation. Learn how to build professional relationships based on mutual respect and best practices.
Learn how to communicate with models before, during and after a shoot to foster positive and enduring collaborations.
Joel reveals how to ensure models feel safe and respected. Learn how this process begins long before the photo shoot.
You'll get world class instruction as Joel and Craig show you exactly how they pose the models and compose gorgeous images across a spectrum of beautiful backgrounds.
Craig Blacklock reveals the signature techniques he uses to transcend the limitations of the lens and camera. He'll show you how to gain complete control of your focal distance, image resolution and tonal range.
Usually a lens only focuses on a limited range. With this technique you can bring both close and far objects into razor sharp focus along with the model.
Go beyond the aspect ratio of your camera to capture the figure among sweeping landscapes and huge backgrounds in stunning high resolution.
Learn how to measure light and preserve detail in both the model and the background, even in complicated and challenging lighting situations.
Craig Blacklock reveals his non-destructive editing techniques and workflow. See how he starts with a raw photograph and modifies the settings to create a highly polished image. You'll learn how to set the white, black and mid points to create the optimal tonal range. You'll make the figure and the background look amazing.GET STARTED
This issue of Model Society Magazine highlights images and students from the workshop where we filmed most of the masterclass. In this beautiful publication, you'll be blown away by the incredible results this training delivers.GET STARTED
20 galleries with over 200 images highlight the images of students who've participated in The Dynamic Nude Workshop. This incredible array of images is proof that the masterclass will transform how you work with models.
Absolutely! If you've completed the course and it does not positively transform your photography, just send a message and we'll refund your money ... no questions asked.
This video series is for anyone who wants to work with models and create stunning art. Regardless of whether you are an accomplished working photographer or an aspiring beginner, these lessons are guaranteed to transform the way you work.
The Dynamic Nude Masterclass video course includes 30 videos with many hours of content, but it is designed for you to learn at your own pace. You can watch the videos all at once, but most people digest these lessons a little at a time so the material really sinks in. Either way, you can refer back to any of the lessons whenever you want. As you continue to grow, you'll continually discover more value in these videos.
As soon as you purchase, you'll get an email with a link to your own private training library. You can easily access the videos and course materials 24/7 from any internet connected computer or mobile device.
You get unlimited access to the entire program + the bonus video modules. You can learn at your own pace and use these videos for ongoing inspiration and support.
Other than a camera and a simple tripod your equipment choices are entirely up to you. Your creativity and ability to make beautiful art relies more on your imagination than your equipment. It's great if you have a high end digital camera but even modern cell phones take great pictures. And while it's helpful to have Photoshop you can get Pixlemator and other powerful editing apps for less than $40. Many photographers start with a simple inexpensive gear and grow into professional equipment over time.
“This was a amazing. I learned years’ worth of self-taught experience in a weeks’ time. I highly recommend this to anyone at any level of your photographic journey.” – David Oldeen
“This was one of the best experiences I've had in photography – ever! I fell in love with taking pictures again. I have participated in other photography trainings, and can honestly say there is no comparison.” – Steve Fowler
"I experienced all new ways of seeing. If you're a photographer of any skill level who wants to work with models this training is an absolute must do." – Brian ShepherdMASTER NUDE ART PHOTOGRAPHY
Dive into the lessons and see why this is the best training of it's kind in the world. If you're not 100% thrilled with the program just let us know, and we'll refund your money – no questions asked.