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Beginner / 9 Hours / 2,337 Students / 112 Reviews
Are you ready to start taking better photos? Ready to take back creative control from your camera? All of that and more included with this Photography 101 class.
You’ll learn how to ditch auto and shoot in manual mode. Which will give you full creative control to help you achieve your creative vision. Don’t let the camera decide for you! Take back creative control.
You’ll learn the most important element in photography (hint: light) and how to master it. This is THE most important part of photography. It will shape any type of photo you’re interested in capturing.
Plus, you’ll learn more about your camera equipment, how to creatively compose photos for that wow factor, and much more.
Knowing the essentials is key to taking creative control vs. letting the camera do it for you (in auto mode). Once you complete this section you’ll be able to shoot in manual mode… which will give you full creative control.
Get to know your camera…
Get to know your photography lenses…
Master your camera settings to ditch auto & shoot manually…
The most important key to any photo is, well, Light. Without it, you’d be unable to capture your scene/subject. Once you’ve completed this section you’ll know the 3 behaviors of light, the 4 characteristics of light, the color of light, and much more. All of which will help you set the mood and tell a story with your artwork.
Master & understand light…
We’ve defined 10 different composition styles to make the process of learning to “compose” much easier. You’ll also learn 3 more classic techniques for taking better photos. Plus, dozens of photo examples, tips, and pro techniques provided throughout this section.
This Photography Pro tutorial includes everything you need to know to get started with Photography. In fact, this class is designed for beginners.
You’ll also find file resources to use along with the class… to practice what you learn.
Absolutely! I’ve designed this course for someone who has absolutely NO prior knowledge about photography. I will take you from the very basics and show you all you need to know to start taking better photos.
Yes! This is one of many Pro tutorials available to subscribers. Click here to find out more and get started learning new Lightroom skills.
All Pro tutorials are only available online. We do not offer the ability to download tuts.
Our free tutorials focus on a single skill or technique.
Our Pro tutorials cover additional techniques, more detail and depth about the subject. Plus, Pro subscribers receive premium support to questions and more. Oh, and the Pro tutorials also include additional resources vs. free tutorials.
I recommend having any type of DSLR camera. A DSLR camera is one in which you can interchange different lenses.
Don’t have a DSLR yet? You can still learn 2 of the main components of all photographers: Light and Composition.
Start with those and use your smartphone to master those 2 key elements. Then, you can take your skills to the next level with a purchase of a DSLR.
Yes! All Pro tutorial resources are yours for life. However, any images provided are for training purposes only.
You cannot share, sell or use any images for your portfolio. All images are copyrighted by Parker Photographic.
Absolutely! You’re welcome to skip over the foundational material if you know it already. I’ve loaded this course with some of my best and most advanced tips, tools, and hacks for radically improving your photography.
Even if you’re a seasoned pro, I guarantee there’s something in here you’ve never seen before.
I provide my 30 years of experience as a pro photographer to help you achieve your creative vision.
As a pro subscriber, not only do you get every pro class, but you also get me as your mentor.
Join me in our private Facebook group and/or shoot me an email if you have any questions.