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Challenge #3: Reflections

Lindsay Adler

Creative Photography Challenge

Lindsay Adler

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Lesson Info

3. Challenge #3: Reflections

Lesson Info

Challenge #3: Reflections

everybody. I'm Lindsay Adler, and this creative photo challenge is all about shooting reflections. And in this case, I'm actually going to bring my mirrors with me for this shoot. What I've done is I've taken three pieces of mirror and I've taped them to gather to create my very own prism. Now, what's great is this gives me a ton of different creative results in camera on location, depending on the angle of the prism were depending on the focal length of my lens. I'm going to get completely different results right now. I'm shooting with the Canon five D mark for and I'm shooting with 10 and 24 to 105 When I shoot it, a wider focal length, I'm going to see even more reflections. And when I zoom in for a longer focal length, I'm going to get fewer reflections and narrower death. The fields I'm shooting right around I s 0 800 So I do have her in the shade and I'm sure the 1 2/100 of a 2nd 4. okay, so let's do wide. First it's It's a little longer. Maybe let's try 50 instead of 24 I will b...

e 50 millimeters beautiful and let's try longer. So I've done 24 50. Let's do Beautiful right there. Great with your eyes Open out That way The eyes back. It made Israel soft. Good, beautiful. Just like that's gorgeous. Perfect. I got it. That looks beautiful. Now I want to see your photographs of reflections. So if you want to share them, use the hashtag creative photo challenge or you can join the Facebook group. Go to creativelive dot com ford slash CPC to sign up to get these challenges direct to your inbox.

Class Description

Feeling stuck and uninspired behind the lens? Stop scrambling for ideas on your next portrait.

Take Our Creative Photo Challenge

We teamed up with master portrait photographer, Lindsay Adler, for a bi-monthly series of FREE photography challenges designed to push you well beyond your comfort zone. Named one of the top 10 best fashion photographers in the world, Lindsay knows how vital it is to grow and explore to thrive as a photographer.

To spark your creativity, try a new (totally doable) challenge to help you discover and harness new techniques. Each 5 minute video will outline simple steps and ideas for a unique portrait. Take a moment to think about your point of view and deliver something outside of your norm.


  • Upload your photos and tag it on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest or Twitter using #creativephotochallenge.
  • Have questions or want to check in with fellow photographers? Join the Creative Photo Challenge Facebook group.
Step outside of your routine, see the possibilities and discover what you love to capture!

By RSVPing to this class, you agree to have your email shared with Lindsay Adler.


Jid Kwinka

I am so much more willing to participate this challenge, tho' i don't have the materials and studio equipment. I only have a tripod, a camera, a softbox, a flash and a reflector but it ain't gonna stop me. I'm eager to learn new things, I love creative live, I love Lindsay, and I LOVE Photography! So thank you all for this free class! keep inspiring us!

Adiel Ahmed Munir

I loved it, I highly recommend this class. It's super informative and Lindsay is a superb Photographer and teacher. Thanks for sharing

Beyond Neverland

OMG! Is this for real? Lindsay is not only an amazing teacher and very knowledgeable but super creative! Such an inspiration! I watched this during my lunch break and now just want to grab my camera and go try some of these techniques!