Learning photography is about more than mastering the technical skills of using a camera. These digital photography tutorials with internationally acclaimed photographer Jesse Kalisher will help you create outstanding images
When you first learn basic photography, it's easy to get so bogged down with technical details that you overlook what constitutes the heart of a photo - the story that the image conveys.
This digital photography tutorial covers the following:
The key is to find the shot that captures the imagination.
One of the most important things that you have to understand when learning photography, is that light is everything! Light creates drama and patterns of light is often what makes or breaks a photograph. It is what makes the difference between a snapshot and piece of art.
This digital photography tutorial covers the basics you need to know about light:
When you learn basic photography, it's important to distinguish between content and style.
Here are some ideas to keep in mind:
Capturing the drama of a subject has a lot to do with achieving the right perspective. It's important to master the following perspective principles when learning photography:
When you first learn basic photography, photographing people can be a challenge. This video tutorial discusses some of the most important principles of people photography. Consider the following:
In this video tutorial Jesse Kalisher graciously shares the professional photographer's secrets, including the following:
If you enjoyed these video tutorials, feel free to browse my video tutorial on family portrait ideas as well.