The program introduces teens and young adults to fashion industry and provides skills training in fashion photography. The program consists of lectures, field trips, demonstrations, fashion shoots and a final presentation. Students learn to work with a professional photographer, wardrobe, stylist, hair and makeup artist in demonstration shoots as well as learn to produce a fashion story that will be featured in a printed fashion zine after the program.
The program includes a variety of hands-on assignments and projects that require teamwork. Students are mentored by acclaimed industry professionals, including stylists, makeup artists and photographers. Students learn to work on briefings, make clothing look “camera ready”and the importance of teamwork.
After this program, students will have an understanding of operations on set, and different jobs and responsibilities in the fashion industry. A fashion zine, featuring content produced by the students in this program, will be created after the program.