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Interior Photography: How to Best Capture a Space

Alex Staniloff, Interior Photographer

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13 Videos (22m)
    • Introduction

    • Project Overview

    • Prerequisites

    • A Word About Gear

    • Gearing Up

    • Taking in the Space

    • Framing Your Shot

    • Setting Your Camera

    • Shooting to the Right

    • Using a Bounce Flash

    • White Balance

    • Details and Vignettes

    • Final Thoughts


About This Class

In this class we’ll go over all the basic skills you’ll need to best photograph interiors.

We’ll talk about what equipment I use and what kind of gear you’ll need for the job. We’ll go into a new space and discuss how you approach a home for the first time, and what to look for before you even pick up your camera. After that, we’ll talk about how to best set up your shot and how to use natural and artificial light to your advantage.

This course will not discuss any processing or file handling, as we’ll primarily focus on getting the best shot in-camera so we’ll talk about shooting to the right and using your histogram on your camera to make sure your shots look good, even when they’re not on your camera.


69 of 69 students recommendSee All

Alex has a straight forward approach to teaching his craft of interior photography. It's a bit like having your friend show you how to do something. Fun and informative at the same time. Highly recommend this course.
Very eloquent and simple language used. Very useful.
Really useful course!!! Easy to understand and with a lot of practical informations.





Alex Staniloff

Interior Photographer

Alex Staniloff is a London-via-New York-based photographer specializing in interiors and architecture. He has worked for countless interior designers, architects and realtors to help capture their spaces in the best light. Having shot nearly 10,000 spaces, Alex's work has ranged from hotels, restaurants, doctor's offices, condominiums and even a bowling alley.

His work has been used and featuerd in publications around the world as well as in campaigns for Starwood Hotels, Airbnb and Se...

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