Special Demonstrations

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Where: Lobby
When: All Day 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM


CLASS: Lighting Basics Made Easy| Wescott Rep. - David Piazza 

| Time: 9:45 AM - 10:30 | 1st floor, Auditorium(125) | 


Westcott's David Piazza Bio

Gaining a love for photography during high school David Piazza received formal photographic
training at Newcastle Polytechnic in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Now with over 40 years of
experience in the photographic industry, shooting weddings, portraits, event photography and
managing color labs, and presently Westcott National Accounts Manager, David has also had the
unique opportunity of working with the most renowned photographers in our industry today.
Dave will walk you step by step through the basics of image capture and lighting into some of the
most desired lighting techniques.

Lighting Basics Made Easy

CLASS: Lighting Basics Made Easy| Wescott Rep. - David Piazza 

| Time: 9:45 AM - 10:30 1st floor, Auditorium(125) | 


If you bought a wonderful DSLR and are having great results shooting outside and you are now
ready to to start incorporating some advanced techniques to your image making, like portraits,
and are flummoxed by the daunting world of lighting, this seminar is for you.
“Lighting Basics Made Easy” is a great beginner talk that will take some of the mystery out of
lighting with a discussion of the different types of light and their properties, including color
temperature, specularity and intensity.
Also a discussion of different types of lighting sources: daylight, electronic flash and continuous
light including the latest LED’s, and how to control those lights with light modifiers including
collapsible reflectors, umbrellas and soft boxes with some great tips on how to manipulate these
lighting sources.