Photography Course

Kick your photography up a notch with a FREE Photography Course on portraiture, food, sports, or wedding photography. Start with our Beginner Photography Course and try your hand at landscape, nature, family, night, and street photography. Then master exposure, composition, lighting, and photo editing.

Beginner Photography Course

Introduction to Shutter Speed

Introduction to Shutter Speed

What is Shutter Speed? Shutter speed is the amount of time the shutter is open and a measurement of time. It's basically the timer for...
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Introduction to Aperture

Aperture In our course on Understanding the Exposure Triangle, we talked about the importance of light in photography and about controlling how much light gets...
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Flash Photography

Introduction to Flash Photography Welcome to our introduction to flash photography. In order to learn how to use a flash, it will help a great deal...
Understanding ISO Sensitivity

Understanding ISO Sensitivity

ISO In our course on Understanding the Exposure Triangle, we spoke of the importance of light in photography and about controlling how much light gets...

Intermediate Photography Course

Understanding Color in Photography

Understanding Color in Photography

Color in Photography The definition of color is a component of light which is separated when it is reflected off of an object. Color begins...
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White Balance

Color Balance Before we delve into the details of white balance, it helps to have an understanding of color balance in photography. Color balance is the adjustment...
Depth of Field How What and When

Depth of Field (How, What, & When)

Depth of Field As a beginner photographer you may have been introduced to the term depth of field. This is one of those terms that...
Tips for getting out of Auto Mode on your camera

Tips for Getting Out of Auto Mode on your Camera

Automatic Mode With your first entry-level DSLR camera in hand, you may be wondering what all of the letters and symbols on your camera’s mode...

Advanced Photography Course

Understanding Flash Shutter Speed Sync

Understanding Flash Shutter Speed Sync | Tips & Tricks

Flash Sync Speed Ask a pro photographer and he would always insist that you don’t use the on-camera flash. He would give you a number...
HDR Photography Course

HDR Photography Tutorial

HDR Photography Lately, there has been a spur in interest to make HDR images. Everywhere we look, Flickr, blogs and other social media channels, we...
Using White Balance

Photo Editing Workflow Tutorial

Photo Editing Workflow If you’ve been practicing photography for a while now, you’ve probably developed some system for post-processing your images. Of course, it’s always...
Web Hosting for Photographers

Best Web Hosting for Photographers

Web Hosting for Photographers Whether you’re an avid hobbyist or a working professional photographer, at some point you’ll be looking to create a website and/or...