Photography - Creative Photography Composition

Photography - Creative photography, improve your composition skills fast with any camera
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  • Lectures 17
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Photography - Creative Photography

Become a better photographer fast by learning the composition skills of the master photographers!

Learn How To Become A Better Photographer

Do you want to learn how to be a better photographer?

Do you want to learn the compositional techniques that the great masters like Henri Cartier Bresson and Ansel Adams used in their everyday art photography?

Do you want to learn the simple principles that are used in commercial photography and street photography?

Do you want to learn these techniques and principles quickly and easily?

Learn To Observe Light And Compose An Image

Very few photographers ever learn how to observe light and use it. Even less learn how the principles of composition actually work and how you can apply them.

This course will help you create compelling and interesting images that you can enjoy and share with your friends.

Become the best photographer in your circles and impress your friends and families when you begin to take compelling images because you understand the science of light and composition in photography.

Who Is It For?

This course is for anyone that is starting out in photography and who wants to take their photography to an artistic level.

It is suitable for students from the age of 8 to 108 and all the content is child friendly.

This makes a great gift, or an additional gift to go along with a new camera that you have purchased for a friend or loved one.

If you or anyone you know has a love for photography and wants to learn how to see light and learn the basics of composition then this course will be the beginning of a wonderful journey and exploration of light.

This photography course is especially useful if you want to start your own photography business and want to learn how to compose an image for weddings / events / candid portraits etc.

What Is Covered In The Course?

The course covers the following subjects:


  • Seeing the light
  • Controlling the light
  • Capturing the light
  • Processing the light
  • Candid / street photography


  • Rule of thirds
  • Leading lines
  • Points of contrast
  • Adding or subtracting in the frame
  • Shapes and patterns
  • The power of 3
  • Negative space
  • Breaking the rules

Equipment Needed

This course is designed to be as simple as possible so you will only need two things to really get the best out of the course.

  • A camera (a smartphone camera will do)
  • A pair of eyes to observe what is happening around you

At The End Of The Course

You will understand how to compose an image and how to observe light.

You will be able to grow as a photographer and understand the creative processes when creating artistic or story telling images.

What are the requirements?

  • Students will need the minimum of a smart phone with a camera
  • You will need a love of photography and a desire to learn

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to improve your photography skills
  • Learn how to make creative photographs
  • Learn the principles of composition in photography
  • Learn how to see and observe light
  • Learn how to control light
  • Learn how to capture light
  • Learn the basics of processing light

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is for photographers that want to learn the basic rules of composition and observation of light
  • This course is for amateur photographers that want to improve their skills fast

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Introduction To The Course
Section 2: Understanding Light
Seeing The Light
Controlling The Light
Capturing The Light
Processing The Light
Candid / Street Photography - The Light Sets The Stage
Section 3: The Rules Of Composition
The Rule Of Thirds
Leading Lines
The Highest Point Of Contrast
Adding Or Subtracting From The Frame
Shapes And Patterns
The Power Of Three
Negative Space And How To Use It
Breaking The Rules
Section 4: Practical Exercises
3 pages

Here is your 14 day challenge, please complete it using the principles you have learned from watching the course.

When you have completed it, please upload your photos to Google+ and share them with me (email me a note and a link) for some critique, please also make sure that you label them each with the challenge day and image number, example: "Day Fourteen Image 1".

Any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

Section 5: Summary
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Instructor Biography

Mark Timberlake, Marketing |Course Creation | Business Building |Photography

Mark runs a marketing company called SME Heroes, which specializes in training on all things to do with online course creation, online marketing and his personal passion of photography.

He has extensive experience with online business in various forms over the last 15 years and loves to share his hard won lessons and techniques for online business success.

In addition he also has over 12 years experience in online retail and over 6 years experience as a commercial photographer.

This means he has a deep breadth of experience which comes through in his courses which are always designed to be easy to understand and to pass on the skills he has learned in a practical way.

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