SO WHAT DOES THIS COURSE REALLY COVER?
Lesson One: Taking Better Photos
You will learn tons of new tips and tricks for taking better photos with your cell phone. If you’re a DSLR owner, there’s a video that specifically teaches you how to shoot in manual mode. Plus, I’ll give you all my tips for buying a new camera lens that will really bring your photos to the next level.
Lesson Two: Mastering Lighting
This might arguably be the most important lesson of all. All great photos have one thing in common – great light. I’m teaching you how to master light in any situation you’re given.
Lesson Three: Backdrops, Surroundings and Safety
This is when we shift the focus to you and your everyday life. By the end of this lesson you’ll have a new “go-to” spot in your home picked out for photos of your kids.
Lesson Four: UNposing
Getting your kids to sit and pose for a photo is hard, right? In this lesson we break down how to have a more realistic approach to everyday photography with tangible tips and fun prompts.
Lesson Five: Composition
This lesson will change the way you look at photographing your kids and will challenge you to think from an entirely new perspective that you might have never considered before.
Lesson Six: Editing
I’m giving away all of my secrets here! This lesson will teach you how to elevate the photos taken with your phone. If you’re a DSLR user, I’m bringing you behind the curtain and giving you a FULL editing tutorial on how I process and edit my photographs using the program Lightroom.
*For best results, I encourage participants to download the Adobe editing software, Lightroom*
Lesson Seven: Master a Self-Timer Family Portrait
This is where everything comes together! I’ll give you guidance on what makes an awesome family portrait, including tips on wardrobe, posing, location and how to use that self-timer on your phone or camera so you can take a high-quality family portrait on your own!