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  • view course page for The Practicing Photographer

    Get a weekly serving of photographic insight, instruction, and inspiration from photographer, teacher, and author Ben Long.

    7h 24m
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  • view course page for Photography and the Law: Photographers' Rights and Releases

    Learn about your rights as a photographer, from what and where you can shoot and how those photos can be published, to getting releases and respecting other's copyrights and trademarks.

    36m 45s
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  • view course page for Photography and the Law: Understanding Copyright

    Learn what copyright means to photographers and the correct steps to registering and defending your copyrights in the Internet age.

    50m 58s
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  • view course page for Shooting with the iPhone 5s

    Get the most out of one of the best camera phones in the world, the iPhone 5s.

    2h 46m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Photography: Flash

    Learn the concepts, tools, and techniques for lighting with flash—from improving built-in flash results to shooting with wireless off-camera flash.

    3h 9m
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  • view course page for Shooting with the Canon 5D Mark III

    Learn how to use your Canon 5D Mark III digital SLR—and improve your photography in the process—with this guide to the camera features, controls, and exposure options.

    5h 23m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Shooting with the Nikon D800

    Learn how to use your Nikon D800 digital SLR—and improve your photography in the process—with this guide to the camera's features, controls, and exposure options.

    5h 4m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Capture NX 2 Essential Training

    Photographer and teacher Ben Long shows how to use Capture NX2—the Nikon nondestructive photo-editing software—to review, enhance, and print photos.

    5h 39m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Shooting with the Canon Rebel T3i (600D and Kiss X5)

    Details the features, controls, and options in the Canon Rebel T3i.

    3h 16m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Shooting with the Nikon D5100

    Details the features, controls, and options in the Nikon D5100.

    3h 2m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Shooting with the Canon 60D

    Details the features, controls, and options in the Canon EOS D60.

    3h 29m
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  • view course page for Shooting with the Nikon D7000

    Photographer and author Ben Long details the features, controls, and options in Nikon's popular D7000.

    3h 33m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Photography: Lenses

    Shows how to understand, choose, and properly use lenses.

    2h 32m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Photography: Exposure

    Understand how shutter speed, aperture, and ISO settings relate to one another, and how these settings expand your artistic options with any photograph.

    3h 24m
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