DSLR Photography For Bloggers

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6 Videos (58m)
    • Introduction

      0:37
    • Supplies

      2:46
    • Camera Settings

      13:20
    • Side Lighting

      19:37
    • Composition and Styling

      14:32
    • Final Project

      6:43

About This Class

Calling all bloggers! Get ready as photography pro Lindsay Ostrom shares all of her behind-the-lens tips and tricks. Learn the basics of your camera, as well as how to light and style your shoot. At the end, you’ll see a notable difference in your photography!

Stunning photography has the power to take your blog or website to the next level. In this class, photography superstar, Lindsay Ostrom, will show you how to take photos that will make your content stand out. First, get a quick overview of how to use manual controls on a DSLR. Then she’ll focus on how you can use lighting to take your photos from average to amazing. Finally, Lindsay will cover styling, including how to get the perfect detail shot of a DIY or how to take the perfect overhead picture of your breakfast spread. At the end of this class, you will know the essentials of manual photography, lighting, and composition. Plus, your readers will notice your new photography skills!

For this class you will need the following supplies:

  • Camera: DSLR manual photography will be covered in the first part of the course, but an iPhone camera can also be used for the second part of the course
  • Background: something to shoot on, anything from a whiteboard to a distressed wood table to a neutral colored tablecloth
  • Content: Food, Crafts, DIY Projects, etc.
  • Lights or lightbox

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Videos were clear, helpful, and enjoyable to watch. I learned a lot!
Jenna Leigh Tait

The American Ingénue

It is very helpful
I really enjoyed watching this course. I teaches you all the basics you need for good photos, including aperture, shutter speed and ISO settings as well as lighting and composition. Thanks a lot for this!

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Unlocking creativity in women.

At Brit + Co, we believe everyone is creative. That's why we provide tools to teach, inspire and unlock your creativity. Visit Brit.co to discover products and ideas that add creativity and simplicity to your everyday life.

Be sure to visit brit.co/shop to snag the DIY Kits available for each class.

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