Dean Collins - Live at Brooks Institute
Cruising through YouTube the other day, I found a 6-minute excerpt from and old VHS tape of one of his presentations at Brooks. A similar Brooks presentation has since been released on DVD, the sales of which benefit Collins' family.
He was a wonderful educator. If this is your first taste of his techniques, you are in for a treat.
Video and links, after the jump.
This clip is from an older VHS version of Live at Brooks Institute of Photography, one of two Dean Collins DVD courses still in print. (From the comments, this clip is not from the talk used to make the LaBI DVD, but the content is very similar.)
Most of Collins' library of material is from the 80's, so you have to translate the film ideas to digital. (Not to mention the hairstyles and wide-collared shirts.) But his concepts and techniques are timeless.
I highly recommend his Best of Dean Collins on Lighting (full review) as well as his Live at Brooks Institute of Photography.
Got a few more mins? There is clip from the LaBI DVD at the Software Cinema site.
:: Full Review: Best of Dean Collins on Lighting ::
:: Channel Your Historical Mentors ::
:: Where to Rent LiBI Online ::