Workshops

We Eat Together Learn Food Photography

Workshop Dates

2019 Salt Lake City, Utah

December

Food Photography Pro Workshop

> Dec. 4-5th

**only 8 spots left!!

Food Video Pro Workshop

> Dec. 6-7th

**only 9 spots left!!

Food Photo / Video Pro Workshop Bundle

> Dec. 4-7th 

Food Photography Pro

No more waiting for your natural light to be perfect! The Food Photography Pro Workshop was created to get photographers of all skill levels comfortable using artificial lighting for their food and beverage photography.


Artificial lighting doesn't have to be intimidating. With this workshop, anyone with a basic understanding of their camera and lenses will quickly learn easy lighting setups and editing techniques that will produce delicious images!


In this 2 day intensive workshop, Skyler will demonstrate with live shoots, his favorite lighting and editing techniques that he uses to create stunning food and beverage images for his clients. Then food, ingredients, props and tabletops will be provided to students for hands on shoots each day, where you can get one-on-one time with Skyler and the styling team to create your own amazing images.

Food Photography Pro Workshop Schedule

Workshop Length: 2 Days

Instructor: Skyler Burt

Day 1

Session 1 Demonstration: 8:30am-12:00pm

Learn how to create stunning food photography using artificial lights. Skyler will walk you through 2 live food shoots using studio strobes. Sharing tips on building your set and the gear you need. Plus learn in-depth composition, styling and editing techniques. Tips on how to make your studio strobes look like natural light. Getting perfect flat lay photographs and creating simple composites using Adobe Photoshop.

~Break 12pm-1pm~

Session 2 Student Shoot: 1pm-4pm

Grab some of the provided ingredients, cook up a recipe and apply your new skills. Food, ingredients, props and tabletops will be provided at the studio, so you can make your own amazing shots. Skyler and the team will help you photograph and style during this hands-on food photography session.

Session 3 Editing With Instructor: 4pm-5pm(optional)

Download the images on your laptop and get some one on one editing time with Skyler

Day 2

Session 1 Demonstration: 8:30am-12:00pm

Jump into a live pro beverage shoot, learning the tools and techniques you need to style and photograph glass for stunning cocktail photography. Skyler will take you through two very different cocktail shots and show you how to easily light, compose and edit each. Learn how to create beautiful reflections and gradients of light on glassware for drink shots that are out of this world!

~Break 12pm-1pm~

Session 2 Editing And Student Shoot: 1pm-4pm

The second session will start with a live demonstration on creating a simple composite using Adobe Photoshop to blend multiple images together into one amazing cocktail shot. Then you will use the ingredients, beverages, props and tabletops that are provided to make your own amazing shots. Skyler and the team will help you photograph and style during this hands-on food photography session.

~Break 4pm-5pm~

Cocktails & Critique 5pm-7pm(Optional)

Instructor: Skyler Burt

Skyler Burt Food Photography Online Course

Food Photography Pro Workshop > Dec. 4-5th

**only 8 spots left!!!

Food Photo / Video Pro Workshop Bundle > Dec. 4-7th 

Food Video Pro

Learn to create exciting delicious food videos with Skyler Burt. Take control of you camera, lighting, audio and editing to create eye-catching recipe and food videos for your clients, blog, Instagram or YouTube. 

Food Video Pro Workshop Schedule

Workshop Length: 2 Days

Instructor: Skyler Burt 

Day 1

Session 1 Demonstration: 8:30am-12:00pm

Skyler will dive into his shooting style in 2 live demonstrations showing you the basics of filmmaking and storytelling.


Gain insights into composition, styling, lighting and capturing action. Camera tricks like pull focus, rack-focus, slow-motion, time-lapses to make that recipe video exciting!


Followed by demonstrations on editing using Premiere Pro. Learn Skyler's entire editing workflow, how he edits to music and tips for exporting for social media.

~Break 12pm-1pm~

Session 2 Student Shoot: 1pm-4pm

Students will break into pairs to create their own short videos. Food, ingredients, props and tabletops will be provided at the studio, so you can focus on capturing the action. Skyler and the styling team will help you as you use the skills from the demonstration to create your own amazing recipe video! 


Session 3 Editing With Instructor: 4pm-5pm (optional)

Download all the clips and Skyler will walk you through editing it together in Premiere Pro.

Day 2

Session 1 Demonstration: 8:30am-12:00pm

Day 2 will kick off with a short critique session for students who edited a video from the day before.


Then demonstrations on capturing good A-Roll, finding your personality on camera and easy tips on recording great audio.


Learn advanced filmmaking and camera tricks for fun eye-catching edits that will easily set your videos apart. 


Followed up with demonstration on editing A-Roll with B-Roll. Editing Audio. Voice Over. Masking and editing camera tricks. Color Correction and Saving Presets.

~Break 12pm-1pm~

Session 2 Student Shoot: 1pm-4pm

Students will break into pairs to create their own short videos. Food, ingredients, props and tabletops will be provided at the studio, so you can focus on capturing the action. Skyler and the styling team will help you as you use the skills from the demonstration to create your own amazing recipe video! 

~Break 4pm-5pm~

Cocktails & Critique 5pm-7pm(Optional)

Instructor: Skyler Burt

Skyler Burt Food Photography Online Course

Food Video Pro Workshop > Dec. 6-7th

**only 9 spots left!!!

Food Photo / Video Pro Workshop Bundle > Dec. 4-7th 

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Workshop Location

The Food Photography Pro and The Food Video Pro Workshops will be held at the beautiful Cotter Crunch Studio The Gathering Place, just minutes from downtown Salt Lake City. Click Here To Learn More About The Studio

Studio Location

Address:

12441 S 900 E Suite 195

Draper, UT 84020

Lodging:

There are multiple hotels nearby the studio for workshop attendees to stay. ​

Hotel Suggestions:

  1. Best Western Plus Cotton Tree
  2. Courtyard By Marriott
  3. Holiday Inn Express
  4. Homewood Suites
  5. AirBnB Within 1 Mile From Studio

*Workshop Attendees are responsible for finding their own accommodation and transportation to and from the studio each day. 

Nearby Lunch And Dinner Spots

Walking Distance:

A Short Drive Away:

Lots of other shopping, spice store, fabric stores, flower shop, second hand store for props, etc. all within 2 miles! 

Things To Bring

Photography Gear:

During the workshops attendees will have access to lots of gear, props, food and backdrops in the studio, however here is a list of some essentials that you'll want to bring with you.

  1. dSLR Camera with video capabilities
  2. Lenses (some lens recommendations are 100mm, 50mm, 35mm, 24-70mm or kit zoom lens)
  3. SD or CF cards (card readers if necessary)
  4. Camera Batteries and Chargers
  5. Tripod
  6. Laptop (with Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom and Premiere Pro/Final Cut Pro installed)
  7. Portable Hard Drive (optional)
  8. Smartphone

Instructor

Skyler Burt

Skyler Burt is an editorial and commercial food photographer, blogger, and YouTuber hailing from Los Angeles. Most of the time you can find him offering up tasty food photography tips and tricks on his YouTube channel, We Eat Together. 


Photography and food has been his two main passion for most of his life. During an 8 year stint as a lecturer in advanced studio lighting and food photography, his love for education grew. However, he traded in his academic job, to go full time freelance and he works closely with chefs, resorts, magazines and advertisement agencies around the world. 


He created his blog and YouTube channel with the goal to help people deepen their passion for food photography and improve their skills along the way. Now WeEatTogether has many thousands of viewers and is growing everyday.

Skyler Burt Food Photography Online Course

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2019 Salt Lake City, Utah

December

Food Photography Pro Workshop

> Dec. 4-5th

**only 8 spots left!!!

Food Video Pro Workshop

> Dec. 6-7th

**only 9 spots left!!!

Food Photo / Video Pro Workshop Bundle

> Dec. 4-7th 

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