Canon Explorer of Light, Roberto Valenzuela has an uncanny passion for producing top photographs under the pressures of weddings. He is the author of the Wedding Storyteller book series, a set of three books to become a great wedding photographer. Roberto Valenzuela’s class will break down the Wedding Storyteller Skill Components to understand how to blow expectations out of the water at every section of a wedding. Combine all the sections at this level, and you are on your way to becoming one of the best photographers a couple could hire. Let’s get you there!
After lunch, we'll join Roberto as he troubleshoots any location to create something special, beautiful, timeless, and unexpected anywhere. Roberto is known for his creativity in transforming the most bland locations into something extraordinary. We will cover how posing and lighting fit together to create a masterpiece quickly!
Roberto Valenzuela is a fashion photographer based in Los Angeles. He is a top-selling author of seven books, an avid lecturer around the globe, and a member of the prestigious hand-picked ambassadors for Canon, Canon Explorer of Light.
Valenzuela's mastery lies not only in his technical prowess but also in his dedication to the craft. His thirst for knowledge led him to study photography with the same intensity he approaches his subjects. This commitment led to a profound understanding of lighting, composition, and storytelling, allowing him to create images that transcend the ordinary and resonate with audiences on a profound level.
Renowned for his ability to capture the raw, unfiltered emotions of his subjects, Roberto Valenzuela has an uncanny knack for making his subjects feel at ease in front of the camera. This connection is reflected in his portraits, which exude an authentic and intimate quality. Whether photographing a bride on her wedding day, a musician lost in the rhythm of their performance, or a serene landscape bathed in golden light, Valenzuela's images tell stories that evoke emotion and stir the soul.
Roberto Valenzuela's influence extends beyond his captivating imagery. An accomplished author and educator, he is committed to sharing his knowledge with aspiring photographers around the world. Through his workshops, books, and online resources, Valenzuela imparts not only technical skills but also the artistic mindset required to truly excel in the field.
As an industry trailblazer, Valenzuela's work has been featured in prestigious publications and exhibitions, solidifying his place as a visionary photographer. His photographs serve as an inspiration for both professionals and enthusiasts, reminding us all of the power of a single image to transcend time and capture the essence of humanity.
In an ever-evolving world, Roberto Valenzuela remains a steadfast advocate for the art of photography, proving that behind every photograph is a unique story waiting to be told, and he is the master storyteller who continues to bring those stories to life.