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In this fifth and final part of our Outdoor Portrait Photography Series, join Nikon Ambassador Jerry Ghionis in the desert as he creates high-end portraiture using an off-camera flash during sunset. You'll learn how to balance low ambient light with one flash as the sun sinks below the horizon. 0:00 - Today’s Photoshoot 0:43 - Silhouettes and Multiple Exposure 2:33 - Off-Camera Flash 5:14 - No Flash 6:20 - Recap We hope you enjoyed this five-part series! Did you learn anything new? What was your favorite part? Share your thoughts and
Nikon Ambassador Jerry Ghionis believes that a reflector is just as effective as a flash. But how do you use a reflector? Should you use the white, gold, or silver side? In Part 4 of our Outdoor Portrait Photography Series, join Ghionis on an outdoor photo shoot as he explains how to use a reflector and natural light for high-end portraiture. 0:00 - Using the Environment to Reflect Natural Light 3:56 - Reflector and Natural Light 10:32 - Diffuser Do reflectors and diffusers factor into your photography? Tell us how you use them in the
Even when there's harsh sunlight, the location is "ugly," and you don’t have an off-camera flash, high-end portraits are possible! In Part 3 of our Outdoor Portrait Photography Series, Nikon Ambassador Jerry Ghionis shows you how to find good natural lighting and how to pose your models. Join him for an outdoor photoshoot in downtown Las Vegas. 0:00 - 5 Steps for a Great Photograph 0:34 - Setup 1 3:41 - Setup 2 10:01 - Setup 3 13:59 - Recap and What's Next? Are you a pro at using natural light in your shots? Share your tips in the Comments
While the photographer's skill and technique help make a portrait great, understanding how to prepare for your shoot and what gear you’ll need is a vital aspect of photography. In Part 2 of our Outdoor Portrait Photography Series, Nikon Ambassador Jerry Ghionis shares how he plans his shoots and explains the thought process behind his gear selection. He also discusses what options might work for you, regardless of if your setup is minimal or in “beast” mode. 0:00 – Prepping and Location Scouting 2:37 - Cameras and Lenses 7:57 - Ghionis’s Gear
Grab your camera and get out there with this new outdoor portrait photography series! Nikon Ambassador Jerry Ghionis takes us around Las Vegas to demonstrate the ins and outs of outdoor portrait photography. From the gear you’ll need to utilizing natural light, modifiers, strobes, and more, you'll walk away with a new skill set at your disposal. Check out the other parts of this series: Part 2: Research Tips and
In this video, join Westcott Top Pro Ian Spanier as he deconstructs a recent location shoot. Spanier explains how he uses harsh sunlight to his advantage and finds the best solutions to the limitations of on-location photoshoots. 0:00 - Introduction 1:43 - Problem Solving on Location 6:13 - Gear 9:38 - Open Shade: The Sun as a Backlight / Sun Flares: The Sun as a Highlight 18:20 - Using Reflectors: The Power of Light Compels You! 21:16 - Review: Tips & Tricks 25:44 - Avoid the "Bad Light" 30:25 - Using the Sun as Your Key Light 33:00 - Be
When you’re photographing landscapes, it’s important to look beyond the location to showcase its magic. Canon Explorer of Light Erin Babnik shares the ways in which she utilizes all the tools at her disposal (from gear to editing) to tell the story of a location, from her own point of view. 0:00 Introduction 0:43 Overview 8:13 Looking Beyond Locations 18:35 What is a Landscape? 24:21 Five Helpful Habits 53:03 Final Thoughts Sponsored by
Outdoor photographer L. Renee, aka Urban Climbr, shares five tips for preparing for an adventure photo shoot, such as choosing your gear, getting creative, and other important items to bring along. 0:00 Introduction 0:17 Tip 1 0:58 Tip 2 1:40 Tip 3 2:21 Tip 4 2:40 Tip 5 3:32 Final Thoughts
This is our guide to some gorgeous photography locations, in Monterey, California. Follow along as we show you the historical district, rocky beaches, wildlife, and other natural wonders! What are some of your favorite travel-photo subjects and locations? Tell us about them in the Comments section.
Professional travel photographer Esteban Toro has a talent for visual storytelling and capturing immersive photos that allow you to see the world from his point of view. Join him on a journey to Alaska and learn how prior research can help you capture incredible images, like the ones in this video! Have you traveled to Alaska with a camera? What was your experience like? Tell us about it in the Comments section.
How does black-and-white landscape photography differ from its colorful counterpart? The former relies on textures, contrast, light, and strong composition to create images that make a lasting impression. Sony Alpha Collective member Mahesh Thapa shares his recommendations for utilizing these elements in your monochromatic landscape photography. How do you incorporate these components into your own photography? Join the conversation in the Comments section, below.
Landscape photographer and Sony Alpha Collective member Michael Hollender discusses how to plan a National Park photoshoot adventure, including how to find photography locations, how to research your trip, and more! What are your tips for finding new landscape photography locations? Suggest some in the Comments section, below.
Learn how to level up your street portrait photography with FUJIFILM creator Derek Fahsbender, who tells you how he makes his street portraiture more interesting, as well as how to talk to strangers and take their pictures, even if you're on the introverted side. What are your tips for approaching and photographing strangers? Share them with us in the Comments section.
Professional adventure and travel photographer Corey Rich discusses his photography career, storytelling process, and gear, revealing how he manages to capture unique images during adventure sports. What are your tips for extreme sports photography? Share them with us in the Comments section, below. Sponsored by Lowepro
Join David Wilder in the Canadian Rockies as he shares five tips for respectful wildlife photography! Should you use a fixed telephoto lens or a zoom telephoto lens? Do you need a guide? What should you research beforehand? How do you camouflage yourself? What kind of photography accessories do you need for stable photos? What wildlife photo gear do you use? Share your thoughts or ask us questions in the Comments section, below.