Joey has teamed up with Fstoppers to produce an extensive tutorial on all things swimwear photography. Swimwear Photography: Lighting, Posing, and Retouching is an extensive educational course that walks you through every aspect of Joey's swimwear business. Set in the exotic Caribbean country of Curaçao, Joey and his creative team explore everything that goes into his commercial shoots including, how he uses natural light, scrims, reflectors, and strobe lights, as well as pre-production elements such as hair & makeup, wardrobe, location scouting, model selection, and every piece of gear in Joey's photography kit. Joey also shares an extremely in-depth section on posing your model so you can achieve perfect body language and positioning with any model of any experience level. 

What is covered in the tutorial:

  • Shooting with natural light
  • Using silver, gold, and white reflectors
  • How to effectively use scrims and flags
  • Using strobes and different light modifiers
  • How to choose a model
  • Tips on working with hair and makeup
  • Styling and wardrobe considerations
  • Using lens compression and aperture to your advantage
  • Location scouting
  • Joey's complete photography gear and production tools
  • Post-Production, including raw adjustments, skin retouching, and local adjustments (dodge and burn)
  • How to set up a streamlined client proofing gallery
  • Business Interview with Lee Morris about marketing and pricing your work
  • A feature length behind the scenes "making of" documentary