Learn how to plan a photoshoot on location with alumna Katie Lupton.

This activity will help you to plan and execute your very own fashion/portrait photoshoot. You will learn the importance of mood-boarding, finding ‘models’, the location and various aspects of composition that can be taken into consideration.

Suitable for 10+, children and adults will need to work together.

Watch the video above or view the PDF text for the instructions.

Share your photographs with UH Arts on all socials at @UniHertsArts and with Katie:

A phtograph of Katie wearing a coat with a camera in handKatie Lupton

Instagram: @Katieluptonphoto

Tiktok: @katieluptonphoto

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You will need: 

  • Access to either magazines, Pinterest, the internet to be able to make a mood board of ideas.
  • A Camera (mobile phone cameras can be used if no access to a camera)
  • A model or a friend who is happy to be in front of the camera.

You can find out how to do the activity by watching the video above and viewing the PDF text instructions here.

Composition Ideas:

Ideas using crops

Use of Props

use of s curves

'S' Curves

use of leading lines

Leading Lines

Share It!

Don’t forget to share  and tag your creations - (ask a parent/carer if you’re not on social media) - with us @UniHertsArts.We’ll make sure to share whatever you send us!