Learn the art of Natural Lighting - Product Photography Masterclass
About This e-course is created for makers & sellers of small products, teaching skills that will enable you to capture great photos from your home or office year-round with just a window light, camera/smartphone and a tripod. Through easy to follow online videos and guides, you will learn: - How to take great product photos at home, using natural lighting from just a window with a DSLR or Smartphone. - An efficient and memorable step-by-step process for creating different creative lighting styles. - The fundamentals of exposure, thinking like a photographer, and the camera settings that will help you gain control. - How to use lighting techniques to complement and elevate your brand image. Discover how we implement our trusted methods that we share with you in this course to improve our own photography workflow. Take a look behind the scenes to discover how we capture the images for our own retail brands, from shooting to launching new products in a matter of minutes. One window light source, great results whatever the weather. Say goodbye to dull flat photos and hello to beautifully lit photos that sparkle. Who is this workshop designed for? If you run a brand that makes or sells small products (from pottery to jewellery, lampshades to handbags) and you are frustrated with your photography, then this course is for you. If you make unique or one-off items and can’t justify hiring a pro each time, our easy to follow techniques are just what you need. If you are a one-man-band kind of business, then this course is essential for reducing the stress that comes with taking photos without training. Your images are the window display of your brand, make them sparkle. If you want to dive deeper, getting to know your camera and using it with confidence, this course will teach you how to think like a pro.
What's included in the price?
Lifelong access. You’ll receive your login within 24 hours and can start/study at your own pace - returning to the lessons again and again. 5+ hours. Inspiring lessons teaching everything you need, in easy to digest, short videos. Login and watch on any device. Q&A session. Submit your questions for a recorded Q&A session with your tutors and pick up even more tips & inspiration. PDF Notes. Download essential notes and lesson summaries to print and refer back to.
What you will need
Access to the internet to view video content. An SLR camera or smartphone A tripod (recommended)
Renowned photography & styling tutor Lyndsey James has educated beginners and pros worldwide and has made guest appearances at many craft & business fairs teaching still life photography skills. Her writing has appeared in photography publications and her photo backdrop creation Photo Boards® is the leading brand of professional backdrop, with stockists worldwide. In her spare time Lyndsey loves to teach camera skills from her barn studio to anyone who will enjoy her abstract analogies and creative arm movements when making the technical aspects of photography accessible to all.
- Suitable for beginners
This course is taught online