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The Summer Workshop

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Alex Strohl

The Summer Workshop

Alex Strohl

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1. Intro

Lesson Info


(relaxing music) Hey, everybody, it's Alex Schroll, and we're back. This is it, the new workshop. The last one was in the fall in Montana, and this one is in the spring, or the summer, in Mexico, Tulum. So I am still trying to figure out a name for this workshop. Right now it's gonna be either Summer Special, or Summer Workshop, or Mexico Field Trip. Whatever the name is, the goal is that you step up your photo game this summer, and I'm gonna show you how. This workshop-- This workshop is about having fun, and getting creative. By the end, you'll be able to show a sense of place in your photos, because I'm going to share with you my whole approach to making iconic photos of a place. So why did I pick Mexico? I like a good challenge. I'm more into mountains, as you may have seen. This is the ocean, it's flat, it's hot, it's not my usual environment. It's gonna challenge me a lot. All the locations we're gonna shoot in this workshop, I've never shot before. It's gonna be cool. (inspira...

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Class Description

Summer is the most active time of the year. Everything is more accessible, it’s nice outside, the perfect time to go shoot new work and have fun. Alex Strohl is bringing his course to CreativeLive to get you ready to confidently make the most of your summer.

You’ll learn:

  • Camera gear, tech gear and accessories to pack
  • Setting yourself up for the iconic sunrise and sunset pictures
  • Light, Lenses and Composition
  • Utilizing a drone
  • Underwater techniques
  • Editing techniques in Lightroom and Photoshop

This summer set yourself to have fun, explore creatively and expand your photography portfolio. 

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