Lesson One: Introduction
A little about me & my background. Plus, what to expect from this course.
Lesson Two: Equipment
Common photography equipment terms (ie: how to decide which lens to buy next).
Lesson Three: Understanding Exposure- ISO
What is ISO? How do you use it to properly light your photos?
Lesson Four: Understanding Exposure - Shutter Speed
What is Shutter Speed? How do you use it to control motion?
Lesson Five: Understanding Exposure - Aperture
What is Aperture? How do you use it to create beautiful blurry backgrounds?
Lesson Six: Shooting in Manual Mode
Putting the exposure lessons into practice.
Lesson Seven: White Balance
How to eliminate those wonky color casts through various camera settings.
Lesson Eight: Focusing
Tricks and settings to use that will help you get tack sharp images.
Lesson Nine: Lighting
How to use directional light to flatter your subjects and create beautiful art.
Lesson Ten: Composition
The "rules" of composition that will help you take your images from good to great.
Lesson Eleven: Connection
How to make your subjects comfortable and document emotion and candid images.
Lesson Twelve: Photographing Kids
My personal secrets/tricks for getting kids to cooperate and relax in front of the camera... leading to genuine smiles!
Lesson 13: Three Biggest Takeaways
The End! But, first, let's recap the most important things I want you to take away from this course.