Join Erika Thornes for an in-depth discussion in this video Some tips for whatever gear you use, part of Kids Photography: In Parks at Play.
- You know, it's not all about the gear.…While I'm using a DSLR, you can use a mirrorless,…you can use an iPhone, you can use whatever camera you have.…What's most important is the lighting,…and getting that expression,…and checking your backgrounds.…So almost everything in this video can be applied…to whatever camera you have with you at the moment.…
In this course, we join photographer Erika Thornes in a sun-dappled park for a look at the techniques she employs to shoot her beautiful, natural-light portraits. Watch as Erika engages with a little girl and adjusts her shooting approach based on what the child is doing. Erika also demonstrates tricks for dealing with high-energy kids. The course concludes with a review of the day's shoot and some post-processing tips.