Roberto Valenzuela: Breaking Down the Language of Posing
Roberto Valenzuela is a renowned photographer and author who has been teaching the art of posing and lighting in photography for years. He has a deep understanding of the visual language used to help create powerful photographs. Through his teachings, Rob has influenced photographers of all levels and offered invaluable assistance to photo pros.
He has written several books on photography and recently published his latest book, “Posing: The Art and Science”. His book is the perfect resource for photographers and aspiring models to better understand how to successfully communicate with their subjects and create a composition that is both beautiful and artistic. The book walks readers through the fundamentals of posing with helpful tips and advice from the master himself, Roberto Valenzuela.
Rob’s philosophy is that a good photographer needs to understand how certain body shapes, angles, and textures relate to each other. He believes that once the photographer has a firm understanding of these elements, that they can create powerful images. To help photographers get to this level, Rob demonstrates how to use the available light, the posing tools, and the nuances of the human body in order to send a message. He provides detailed instruction on how to use textures, angles, and placement to develop better storytelling.
Roberto Valenzuela’s classes and worksheets are also available online and in person. His workshops provide insight into the technical aspects of photography, while his worksheets provide a deeper practical application of what he teaches. Online, aspiring photographers are able to view his classes and get practical advice on how to creatively use posing tools and light to bring their ideas to life.
Rob is an inspiration to photographers all over the world and has solidified himself as one of the best minds in the industry. He has taken his knowledge of the language of great photography and translated it into easily understandable terms. His book, workshops, and online classes help photographers to connect with their subjects and capture more meaningful images.