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Getting Started Class 09 - Lens Choice Zoom vs Prime

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The most discussed, and often confusing, choice when deciding on a lens is what is better, a fixed or ‘Prime’ lens or a variable ‘Zoom’ Lens. In reality, what and how your photographing often...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 03 - The Speedlite Unit

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Speedlites units are different to other flash types in that each manufacturer generally makes specific units that work only with their own camera systems. However, they do all tend to have pretty...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 12 - Woodland Fairy-tale

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The versatility of each piece of your equipment is something you should really consider when looking to get into off-camera flash. The ability to create different looks with the same equipment not...Watch now

Take Control Of Your Camera Class 08 - Shutter Priority Mode

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When taking your first images it can be very beneficial to focus on your framing, Composition and creative image elements rather than let yourself get tied up in the technical side of creating the...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 02 - Basics of Flash on Location

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Mark introduces you to the concepts behind getting started with the basics of using flash on location. Guiding you step-by-step through the process of mixing ambient light with flash to take your...Watch now

The Basics Of Flash Class - Clock and Compass Part 9

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In this webinar, brought to you in conjunction with Lastolite, Mark uses images from his book "All About Flash" along with his Clock diagrams to show you how to shoot far more dramatic images, as...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 02 - Mountain Rescue Editorial

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Academy Portrait Master Kenny Martin heads out into the hills for this editorial session with Jenny and her mountain rescues dog. This session is for a magazine spread, so Kenny shows how he sets up...Watch now

Getting Started Class 10 - Using a Lens Hood

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A lens hood, whilst a simple accessory, is an often-under-appreciated part of your equipment. Not only does it protect your lens from weather and the elements, it also protects the quality of your...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 04 - The Zoom Function

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The zoom function on a Speedlite unit is a feature that, on the surface, appears to simply be a way to ensure that as you zoom into a subject using your lens that the unit mounted on camera adjusts...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 13 - Wet and Wild Portraits

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As a photographer you should never be afraid of experimenting or trying something new, even if it isn’t what you had in mind to begin with. Apprentice John takes Mark & Osy to his local beach,...Watch now

Take Control Of Your Camera Class 09 - Aperture Priority Mode

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Brian explains the why you may choose to set the camera into Aperture Priority mode, how depth of field effects your images and the effects that can be created by shooting in this mode. Brian also...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 03 - Lifestyle ETTL Flash Portraits

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Using off-Camera flash doesn’t always mean complicated set-ups and lots of time, Academy master Michael Corsentino shows you how quick and simple it can be to create simple lifestyle images using...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 03 - Burlesque Boudoir

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An easy way to shoot a great image is to go to a great location, like in this Boudoir shoot, in the amazing Café De Paris in London. We join Mark during a live workshop where he guides you and the...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 05 - Triggering Speedlites with Pop-up Flash

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When starting out often you might only have one Speedlite unit and you might not want to use it on your camera, so how can you trigger it without any additional equipment? Mark explains the two main...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 14 - Venetian Dancers

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Personal projects are a great way to develop your lighting skills without the pressure of a client watching your every move. Mark regularly collaborates with dancers to shoot something a little bit...Watch now

Take Control Of Your Camera Class 10 - Shooting Modes

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Academy Master David Robbins guides you through the main shooting modes that can be found on most DSLR cameras. Using on location examples David demonstrates how to set and use each mode, beginning...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 04 - Group Portrait in the Home

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Family events and parties are common shooting scenarios where you might not think to add flash, but this provides a perfect opportunity to shoot images that jump out from the crowd. So, follow Mark...Watch now

Getting Started Class 01 - Choosing your DSLR

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Step one in getting started is choosing the right camera for you, so Academy Master Brian explains the main factors you should consider when choosing your first DSLR camera. Starting with the camera...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 04 - Parkour Sports Portraits

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Be inspired by Pro Adventure sports Photographer Nadir Khan as you get to see him shooting powerful parkour images in a quiet seaside town, combining unique locations, acrobatic skills and Hi-Sync...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 06 - Master & Slave Triggering

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Once you have more than one flash unit most manufacturers allow for using them in sync by setting an on-camera unit as a Master controller and turning other units into Slaves. This allows you to get...Watch now