Landscape Photography: You Can Take Your Own Stunning Photos
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Landscape Photography: You Can Take Your Own Stunning Photos

With this complete landscape photography course, you will shoot amazing photos that impress your family and friends!
3.5 (218 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
17,389 students enrolled
Last updated 3/2019
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 6 articles
  • 14 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Assignments
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will learn how to take beautiful landscape photographs - like the pros!
  • You will be happier with the photos you shoot than ever before!

  • You will know what equipment you need to shoot great landscape photos

  • You will understand how to set your camera's ISO, shutter speed, and aperture (f-stop) while shooting landscape photographs
  • You will know how to use a polarizing filter to make your landscape photography even better
  • You will know how to choose the right lens for your landscape photography
  • You will know how to edit your landscape photos to make them look better
Requirements
  • While this course was created for beginner photographers, it would be beneficial for you to understand basic photography concepts such as aperture, shutter speed, and ISO. We have included a refresher lesson that will get you up to speed if you need it.
  • This is a great follow up to our Photography Masterclass, which will get you up to speed to dive right into this course.
  • You can use any camera to take great landscape photos. We'll be using Canon, Nikon, Leica, and Fujifilm DSLR and Mirrorless cameras + smartphones like the iPhone
Description

YOU CAN TAKE BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE PHOTOS!

That's why you're here right? 

We're excited to show you how to take your own amazing landscape photos.

With this complete landscape photography course, you'll learn the ins and outs from the gear we recommend, the settings we use, the composition tips we have, and the photo editing process we use to end up with award-winning landscape photos.

Follow us as we head out to Joshua Tree National Park to teach this landscape photography course!

In this course we combine entertainment education in this complete behind-the-scenes course. We're not just sitting behind our computer desk, showing you slides. We're out in the field, showing you exactly what we do to shoot our own landscape photos.

Key things you will learn in this landscape photography course:

  • What gear you need for landscape photography
  • How to prepare for your photography trip
  • Basic camera settings such as shutter speed, aperture, and ISO
  • How to compose beautiful landscape photos
  • Using a polarizing filter to improve your photos
  • How to shoot a panorama with any camera
  • How to edit landscape photos to make them look even better
  • Aerial landscape photography with DJI drones (coming soon)

Course bonuses

  • Downloadable cheat sheets
  • Behind the scenes lessons
  • Full editing case studies
  • Practical assignments
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge

Why learn from us?

We are three instructors who love photography, and love teaching. We're the teachers of the best-selling Photography Masterclass. We always take our student's feedback, and use it to improve our courses. That's why we created this course in the first place - because fellow students wanted us to create a landscape photography course.

What students are saying about our courses:

Absolutely loved loved loved this course. - Ashonti

I really like this course. Its the best course I have ever taken on photography. I have come to really like Phil and Sam, and I think if you take the course you will to :D - TJ

I loved this course! The basics of photography were fully covered, plenty of practical examples, the tutors were very clear in their explanations and very quick in answering to any question. - Ornella

Perfect course for beginners and intermediate photographers. Duration of the lessons is great you can move at your own pace without needing to sit for hours for just one class. - Omar

If you want to take great landscape photos, this is the course for you.

Remember, there is a 30-day 100% money-back guarantee. There is no reason to hesitate. Enroll now, see if you enjoy the course, and start shooting better photos today!

Cheers,

Phil, Will, and Sam


Who this course is for:
  • Beginner photographers - you want to take your skills to the next level
  • Intermediate photographer - you want to develop skills in a particular craft
  • Anyone who wants to take better photos on your travels and local adventures
Course content
Expand all 38 lectures 03:45:39
+ Course Introduction
5 lectures 09:39

Welcome to the landscape photography course. In this lesson, you'll learn what this course is all about.

Preview 01:16
Join the Official Student Photography Group
00:44

In this lesson of the landscape photography course, we give you 10 commandments to get you started.

Preview 01:24

We're out in Joshua Tree. It's sunrise. And we're ready to shoot some beautiful landscape photos. In this lesson of the landscape photography course, you'll learn the basics of what landscape photography is and how to compose better landscape photos.

Preview 06:08

Here is a downloadable pdf guide to photography that should help you get up to speed with everything we talk about in this course.

Preview 00:06
+ Preparation: Gear & Basics
5 lectures 16:05

In this lesson of the landscape photography course, you'll learn about the key equipment we recommend (camera, lenses, filters, tripods, and gear for your adventures).

Basic Photography Gear for Landscape Photography
04:22

It's important to plan your trip before heading out so you are prepared to have the most success. In this lesson of the landscape photography course, Will shares some tips for getting prepared.

Planning Your Trip
01:58

Download this checklist to help you remember what to bring on your next landscape photography adventure.

DOWNLOAD: "Don't Forget Me" Landscape Photography Checklist
00:04

If you need a refresher on camera settings such as ISO, shutter speed, and aperture, this is the lesson for you. We want to get everyone up to speed for the rest of the lessons.

If you already know your camera settings, this is just an OPTIONAL lecture. Feel free to skip ahead.

OPTIONAL Refresher: Setting Refresher
08:09
Get More Photography Resources & Tips
01:32
+ Landscape Photography Demonstrations: Sunrise to Sunset
7 lectures 40:48

In this lesson, Will and Sam go out during sunrise to shoot some photos. You'll learn why sunrise is one of the best times to shoot your own landscape photos.

Shooting Sunrise Photos
09:21

What are we using on our landscape photography adventure? In this lesson of the landscape photography course, we all go over what each of us have in our bags.

What's in Our Bags?
05:04

In this lesson of the landscape photography course, Phil and Sam go over a basic situation while out climbing rocks in Joshua Tree.

Phil & Sam Go Over the Basics
09:10

Learn how to shoot panoramic photos with any camera in this lesson of the landscape photography course. Will shows you how to do it with a smartphone, mirrorless, and DSLR camera.

How to Shoot Panoramas
05:04

Using a polarizer filter can make your landscape photos look even better. Will shows you how it works in this lesson of the landscape photography course.

Using a Polarizer Filter
02:54

When out shooting landscape photos, you should shoot with both wide and telephoto lenses. Will shows you the difference in this lesson.

Wide vs. Telephoto Shots
04:11

It's the end of the day, and we show you how to shoot some amazing sunset photos.

Sunset Photos
05:04
+ Editing Landscape Photos
16 lectures 02:16:28

Welcome to the photo editing section!

Intro to Editing
02:03

In this lesson, go over the basics of Lightroom to get up to speed with the rest of this course.

OPTIONAL: Adobe Lightroom Refresher
13:37

In this photo editing lesson, we go over the basics of editing landscape photos - going over our step-by-step process.

Basic Landscape Photo Editing
11:11

Learn how to quickly level your horizons with one tool in Lightroom.

Quickly Straighten Horizons with the Level Tool
00:55

In this landscape photography lesson, you'll learn how to remove objects from the sky - like Chemtrails.

Removing Objects from the Sky in Photoshop (like Chemtrails)
02:14

In this lesson of the landscape photography course, we show you how adding a gradient to the sky can make it look magical.

Using Gradient Filters to Improve Skies
05:33

In this lesson of the landscape photography course, Phil takes his favorite photo from the adventure and walks through an entire edit.

Phil's Editing Workflow - in Lightroom
17:14

In this lesson of the landscape photography course, Sam takes his favorite photo from the adventure and walks through an entire edit.

Sam's Editing Workflow - in Lightroom
11:00

In this lesson of the landscape photography course, Will takes his favorite photo from the adventure and walks through an entire edit.

Will's Editing Workflow - in Photoshop
18:32

Here's a fun lesson where the three instructors edit the same photo, comparing and contrasting the differences in their final results!

Phil, Will, & Sam Edit the Same Photo!
22:34

In this tutorial, Sam edits a sunrise photo, going through his entire Lightroom process.

Sam Edits a Sunrise Photo
08:46

In this Lightroom tutorial, you'll learn how to create an HDR photo where you blend together two or more photos.

HDR Photography Tutorial: Blending Together Multiple Photos
03:22

In this landscape photography lesson, you'll learn how to stitch together photos to make a panorama in Lightroom.

Stitching Together a Panorama in Lightroom
05:50

In this landscape photography lesson, you'll learn how to stitch together photos to make a panorama in Photoshop.

Stitching Together a Panorama in Photoshop
03:21

In this lesson of the landscape photography course, we show you how to export photos - whether you want to post it online or print out.

Exporting Photos: For Posting Online & For Printing
09:40

Here's a quick guide to export settings, no matter what program you use.

CHEAT SHEET: Photo Export Settings
00:36
+ Conclusion
1 lecture 00:21
Part of learning is taking action. We would love to see three photos that you've taken using the skills learning in this course.
Post 3 Landscape Photos
1 question

The last thing you need to do to before completing this course is test your knowledge. This quiz will test you on things we covered in this course.

Landscape Photography Quiz
4 questions

Thank you so much for taking this landscape photography course. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to make it even better. If you haven't done so already, please leave a review of the course. 

Thanks, and we can't wait to see you in a future course!

Thank You & What's Next?
00:21
+ Bonus Lectures & Student Q&A
4 lectures 22:26

In this video, Phil talks about what a lens hood is and when you would use it.

Using a Lens Hood
03:36

In this video, Phil gives some tips for using and purchasing a tripod, monopod, or gorillapod.

Purchasing Tripods, Monopods, and Gorillapods
08:11

What is a daytime long exposure? How does it work? In this video, Phil demonstrates how to shoot long exposures during the day.

Daytime Long Exposures
10:30

Read this lecture to get the latest deals and savings on other photography courses.

Bonus Lecture: Get Any of Phil's Course for Up to 90% Off
00:09