We believe that photography is a long-term journey full of exciting possibilities. This is why we created a course for beginner photographers who want to learn about the technical aspects of photography and get creative at the same time. You’ll strengthen your skills with the help of our articles and video lessons. You’ll also receive a challenge that will help you master photography.
As you make progress, you’ll seamlessly go from being a beginner photographer to a professional photographer with plenty of experience!
What You’ll Find In This Photography Course
- Foundational lessons that will help you master photography basics.
- Accompanying video lessons that will dive into every topic and make learning photography fun.
- Fun challenges that will help you transform your newfound knowledge into real life skills.
- A personalized certificate that you’ll receive as soon as you complete the course. This is a great way for you to prove your photography skills and impress others!
- A community of inspiring photographers who will motivate you every day.
In this course, you’ll be provided with a detailed introduction to photography that will help you gain an understanding of the most important fundamentals. You’ll be encouraged to learn the basics, but you’ll also be pushed to get creative and discover your own style.
Here is a preview of the topics that will be covered in this course:
Basic Camera Settings
Before you start developing your style and experimenting with fun techniques, it’s important to master photography basics of your digital camera. What do the different modes do? What are the most important terms you need to know as a photographer? All of these questions will be answered in detail when you take this course.
Once you master the basics, you’ll be able to move on to more advanced topics.
After you build a strong foundation of photography knowledge, we’ll teach you how to control your manual settings. When used correctly, settings like aperture, ISO, and shutter speed will allow you to take outstanding photographs anywhere.
By the end of this course, you’ll be able to change your exposure, white balance, and depth of field intuitively.
This course will dive into simple and complicated technical concepts. In the first part of the course, you’ll learn how different cameras and lenses work. If you want to purchase new gear, you’ll find all the information you need to have a successful upgrade.
Later in this course, you’ll be introduced to topics such as exposure compensation, exposure triangle, light metering, and more. Though technical, these concepts will strengthen your knowledge and help you become a more creative and intuitive photographer.
No matter what you photograph, lighting is key to taking stunning pictures. Our lessons will introduce you to different aspects of lighting, from lighting portraits to taking moody photos using low key lighting techniques.
Photo composition is key to taking stunning photographs of landscapes and more. Our lessons will introduce you to the basics of composition and dive into more complicated topics that will help you add creative depth to any image.
Tips for Different Photography Genres
Interested in different photo genres but don’t know where to begin? Here, you’ll find everything you need to know about the following genres:
- Black and white photography
- Landscape photography
- Portrait photography
- Street photography
- Product photography
& much more!
The more you know about different genres, the easier it will be to build a diverse portfolio that leaves an amazing impression on everyone who visits your website.
Creative Project Ideas
We’ve got lots of fun photography project ideas for you! As you progress in this course, you’ll be introduced to a range of techniques and ideas that will help you strengthen your creative skills.
Photography Business Advice
Professionals, and even intermediate photographers, often consider starting their own businesses. But where should you start? What should you avoid? How can you find new clients? We’ll answer all of these questions towards the end of the course.
Our photography business advice will introduce you to the essentials and help you launch a photography career that is profitable and sustainable.