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Location Challenges: How to shoot Beaches

Lesson 18 from: Landscape Photography: Start to Finish

Matt Kloskowski

Location Challenges: How to shoot Beaches

Lesson 18 from: Landscape Photography: Start to Finish

Matt Kloskowski

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Lesson Info

18. Location Challenges: How to shoot Beaches

Lessons

Class Trailer
1

Course Introduction

08:52
2

5 Things Every Landscape Photographer Should Know

23:32
3

Camera Gear

11:26
4

Gear Q & A

33:04
5

On Location: Weather & Safety

18:55
6

On Location Pre-Visualzation Sutro Baths

07:29
7

On Location: Camera Settings

21:59
8

On Location: Composition

27:09
9

Matt Klowskowski - My Story

06:28
10

On Location: Bracketing

15:15
11

On Location: Artistic Choices

16:12
12

On Location: Pre-Visualzation Marshall's Beach

06:09
13

On Location: Long Exposure

15:05
14

On Location: iPhone

17:31
15

On Location: Wrap Location

02:15
16

Location Challenges: How to Shoot in Open Sun with No Clouds

01:52
17

Location Challenges: How to shoot Cloudy, Stormy, & Blah Weather

01:50
18

Location Challenges: How to shoot Beaches

01:27
19

Location Challenges: How to shoot Waterfalls

01:40
20

Location Challenges: How to shoot Panorama Vista Scenes

01:38
21

Location Challenges: How to shoot Lakes

02:11
22

Location Challenges: How to shoot Mountains

02:24
23

Location Challenges: How to shoot Deserts

01:29
24

Location Challenges: How to shoot City Skylines

01:44
25

Location Challenges: How to shoot Snow

02:53
26

Location Challenges: How to shoot Backlit Situations

06:56
27

Outdoor Landscape Workflow & Organization

31:38
28

Basic Editing in Lightroom: Part 1

44:17
29

Basic Editing in Lightroom: Part 2

26:52
30

Lightroom and Photoshop: Intermediate Techniques Pt. 1

30:35
31

Lightroom and Photoshop: Intermediate Techniques Pt. 2

12:31
32

HDR for Landscape Photography

07:54
33

Panoramas for Landscape Photography

18:14
34

How to shoot Landscape with Adobe Photoshop in Mind

21:14
35

Sky Replacement in Photoshop

18:48
36

Processing Project: Stormy Mountains

09:12
37

Processing Project: Crashing Waves on the Rocks

10:01
38

Processing Student Raw Images

41:03
39

Final Q&A

14:17

Lesson Info

Location Challenges: How to shoot Beaches

Beaches, so what are we looking for with beaches? We've seen a lot of beaches today. I must like beaches. So I do but beaches, you know, I'm lookin' for, if I can, I'm lookin' for some type of reflection, whether it's a tide pool, whether it's the water goin' up on the beach and doin' a longer exposure. I love a nice reflection. I'm lookin' for longer shutter speeds to show motion in the water. Earlier in the day, I talked about there being an arch and going at the right time of year. So I saw this photo on a photo website. I was like, ooh, I wanna go shoot that. And they got the sun right in the arch. And I only realized, the sun is way, like, there's no way to get it in the arch this time of the year. This is a great example. But the little tide pools. So this is a bigger version of what was starting to form on Marshall Beach the other night. It had these little pools forming around the rocks. So on the beach, I'm gonna look for reflections, if I can get reflections in the water beca...

use the water comes up and goes down. I'm gonna try to get reflections, especially if there's a nice sky. And then I'm gonna try to capture some movement.

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Ratings and Reviews

Christian Ruvolo
 

Mat Kloskowski class is really amazing, full of very useful tipps and inspiration. Wonderful pictures by him help to understand the explanations an I am learning A LOT from him!!! Thank you for the class!!! TOP!!!!

Louie
 

I love Matt's teaching style, humor, honesty, friendliness. I love On1 and all the other demos and critiques he does. He makes me enjoy the craft/art of photography much more and is a great inspiration.

a Creativelive Student
 

This class was for beginners and I believe Matt did a great job of giving students an great introduction to landscape photography. More on the practical than technical side, but that seems appropriate for an intro class. He comes across as a "real" guy who loves what he does and is eager to share his knowledge. Those new to photography will get a lot of helpful information and tips in this course.

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