FACULTY PROFILE: SPENCER BROWN

Course Topics: Lighting, Portraiture

Spencer Brown

Biography

Spencer Aldworth Brown has photographed thousands of people. His assignments have ranged from rocket scientists to the founder of YouTube, doctors, lawyers, chefs, priests, jackalopes, partying flight attendants, politicians, and artists. He specializes in journalism, food photography and the environmental portrait where his subject is photographed on location with both natural and studio lighting.

His work has been published in:

  • Time Magazine
  • New York Times
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Inc. Magazine
  • Business Week
  • Fast Company
  • Discovery Channel
  • Canadian Geographic
  • PBS NewsHour
  • Surfer’s Journal
  • Esquire
  • Newsweek
  • Forbes
  • Women’s Wear Daily
  • Rolling Stone

He was formerly the staff photographer at the San Francisco Business Times where his work was published in every issue between 2003 and 2014. He lives near the beach in The City with his wife and their dog ‘Rat-eatin’ Pete.

FACULTY PORTFOLIO

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Great Creative Portraiture

Great Creative Portraiture Description: This hands-on class explores the art of photographing people with instruction in lighting and camera technique. Learn the creative tools and techniques that can be applied to fine art and client based portraiture, as well as...

Great Creative Portraiture

Great Creative Portraiture Description: This hands-on class explores the art of photographing people with instruction in lighting and camera technique. Learn the creative tools and techniques that can be applied to fine art and client based portraiture, as well as...

Location Lighting Workshop

Location Lighting Workshop Description: This portrait driven workshop will teach the basics of flash photography and studio lighting in the field. Students will learn to balance natural and artificial light sources and other techniques used frequently by editorial and...

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Saturday: 10am-5:30pm
Sunday: 11am-5:30pm

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