Natural Light Portrait Photography With Any Camera

Portrait Photography - Learn how to take compelling images with any camera in any lighting situation
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  • Lectures 13
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 5/2016 English

Course Description

Who Am I?

Hi, my name is Mark Timberlake and I have been a commercial photographer for over 6 years and in this course I will share the simple techniques that commercial photographers use in demanding, high pressure environments, to get portraits that tell a story using the light they have available… fast!

Beautiful Portraits

We are going to show you how to take beautiful portraits just using the light available, so it does not matter where you are and no matter what the conditions are, you will be able to take compelling images that will wow your family and friends.

Use Natural & Artificial Light

That is both natural light and artificial light outdoors and indoors, so you will learn how to use any light source in your photography and still get interesting and powerful images.

Once you have been through this course you will be able to create compelling and powerful portraits quickly and easily and will understand why you are getting the images that you are capturing and why they work so well.

No Mumbo Jumbo

All of this with as little technical mumbo jumbo as is humanly possible, you can take this course with any camera, so it does not matter if you have a mobile phone, a compact camera or DSLR, this course will help you get the best out of your camera.

Elements Covered:

Here are the elements that will be covered in the course:
Learn what equipment you will need for this course.
Understand the difference between hard light and soft light.
Learn how to use soft light outdoors and soft light indoors.
You will also learn how to use hard light outdoors and soft light indoors.
We will cover how to choose your backgrounds and how to pose your subjects.

All of this in as simple language as possible!

Enroll Now

So enroll now and learn how to take compelling and engaging portraits using just your camera and the light available in your environment and amaze your friends and family with your new found skills!

What are the requirements?

  • Access to a camera
  • Willingness to carry out a project

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Take portraits with any camera
  • Know how to use natural light to get compelling portraits
  • Understand the difference between hard and soft light
  • Understand how to choose a background
  • Understand the basics of posing a subject
  • Know how to capture the in between moment

What is the target audience?

  • This course is for absolute beginners who want to learn how to use natural light to take images with any camera
  • This course is not for advanced photographers

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.

Curriculum

Section 1: Getting Started
Welcome To The Course
Preview
02:09
Choosing Your Equipment
Preview
06:24
Section 2: Using Light - The Key Skills A Photographer Needs To Learn
Finding Your Light
Preview
02:33
Hard Light And Soft Light
05:10
Outside Soft Light
09:58
Inside Soft Light
08:59
Outside Hard Light
14:49
Inside Hard Light
07:35
Section 3: Backgrounds Set The Stage
Using Simple Backgrounds
Preview
04:43
Using Complex Backgrounds
07:50
Posing Your Subject
04:17
Section 4: Student Projects
Projects For Students
01:36
Section 5: Student Special - Save 50% On Your Next Course With Us
Bonus Lecture - Get 50% Off Of Any Course With Us
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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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