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  • view course page for Foundations of Photography: Macro and Close-Up

    Explore the world of the small with this guide to macro and close-up photography gear, lighting, and technique.

    4h 14m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Photography: Specialty Lenses

    From ultra-wide angle to ultra-telephoto to macro, tilt-shift and more, discover the creative options that specialized lenses and attachments provide.

    3h 50m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Inkjet Printing for Photographers

    Learn the art and craft of creating inkjet prints that do justice to your photos and get the most out of your printer.

    5h 53m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Shooting on the Road, from Gear to Workflow

    Photographer, author, teacher, and frequent traveler Ben Long details the hardware, software, and workflow issues that photographers need to consider when shooting on the road, whether on vacation or on assignment.

    3h 8m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Photography: Night and Low Light

    Describes the tools, creative options, and special considerations involved in shooting with a DSLR camera at night or in low-light conditions, such as sunset or candlelight.

    4h 0m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Photography: Composition

    A detailed exploration of the concepts of composition, from basics such as the rule of thirds and leading lines to more advanced topics such as entry and exit points.

    5h 29m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Shooting and Processing High Dynamic Range Photographs (HDR)

    Photographer Ben Long describes and demonstrates high dynamic range (HDR) photography, a technique that broadens the luminance or range between the lightest and darkest areas of an image.

    4h 55m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Photography: Black and White

    Ben Long shares strategies for capturing the best black and white images and techniques for converting to black and white in Photoshop.

    3h 4m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop CS5: Landscape Photography

    Outlines a full, shooting-to-output workflow geared specifically toward the needs of landscape photographers.

    6h 43m
    Intermediate
     
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