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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.

    8h 26m
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  • view course page for Travel Photography: Mountains and Snow Landscapes

    Capture the beauty of winter scenes and learn how to conquer the challenges of shooting in cold climates.

    2h 27m
    Intermediate
     
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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 Travel Photography: The Family Cabin

    Capture the surroundings, the personality, and the traditions of a favorite family getaway spot.

    56m 50s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Travel Photography: Geologging and Journaling on the Road

    Keep track of your travel memories and your travel photos with this guide to geotagging and journaling apps, tools, and techniques for the traveling photographer.

    1h 40m
    Intermediate
     
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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 Creative DSLR Video Techniques

    Follow along with Ben Long as he shoots, edits, and color corrects a short film, using a video-capable DSLR.

    1h 59m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Travel Photography: Desert Road Trip

    Travel to the desert wilderness of Death Valley National Park with author, teacher, and landscape photographer Ben Long to learn the unique considerations involved in shooting a desert environment.

    1h 55m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Lens-Reversal Macro Photography

    Experiment with a low-cost technique for macro and close-up photography.

    32m 36s
    Intermediate
     
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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 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 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 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 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 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
    Beginner
     
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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 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 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
    Appropriate for all
     
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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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