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Learn to take portraits that tell stories with our expert-taught courses on portrait photography. You'll learn studio and wedding photography, from the basics of how to use a flash to advanced tips in studio setup using strobes, softboxes, photography reflectors, and more.

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  • view course page for Shooting a Photo Essay in 60 Minutes

    See how a world-class photojournalist approaches the challenge of telling a photographic story with less than hour's shooting time.

    38m 11s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Shooting a Photo Essay: Telling a Family Story

    Follow photojournalist Paul Taggart as he explores the unique challenges behind shooting photo stories about family members.

    1h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Insights on Photojournalism

    Photojournalist Paul Taggart discusses the art of photographic storytelling—how to shoot and sequence a series of photos that tell a story about a person, place, event, or trend.

    26m 21s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Shooting a Photo Essay: An Artist at Work

    Follow photojournalist Paul Taggart as he photographs an artist and creates a photo essay that tells the story of his art and working environment.

    1h 6m
    Intermediate
     
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