Think Like a Photographer
with Ben Willmore
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01 Creating a Compelling Composition39:38
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Creating a Compelling Composition39:38
Refining The Composition13:16
Recomposing for Compelling Composition29:14
Spot Metering and Isolating Brightness14:57
Background Isolation and Depth of Field29:27
Photographing Panoramas and HDR21:50
Polishing in Post Part 118:48
Polishing in Post Part 227:41
Polishing in Post Part 332:04
Shooting for the Sharpest Image18:50
Photographing the Sun and Filters19:29
Optimizing Your Gear Part 132:01
Optimizing Your Gear Part 241:25
Essential Apps and Websites Part 126:28
Essential Apps and Websites Part 216:02
Essential Apps and Websites Part 315:43
Processing HDR in Adobe Camera Raw26:51
Optimizing Panoramas in Photoshop11:59
Eliminating the Negatives in ACR23:57
Masking Color and Contrast32:21
Combining Images in Photoshop13:20
Ben Willmore is a member of the Photoshop Hall of Fame who has taught over 100,000 Adobe Photoshop® users on all seven continents. His bestselling books, DVDs, and hit seminars have established Ben as one of America’s favorite Adobe Photoshop® instructors, and he is often the top-selling speaker at design and photography conferences throughout the world. He writes for numerous digital imaging publications, including Photoshop User magazine, and his award-winning books have helped helped hundreds of thousands of design and photography professionals make the transition from blindly following step-by-step techniques to “Ah-ha! I finally GET Photoshop!” ... read moreSee instructor's Classes
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Ben Willmore's class about Think Like a Photographer is a fantastic class. Ben has the ability that very few people have and that is to keep the students attention and excitement about the topic. I have been a teacher for 38 years and it is a profession that very few people can do well. Ben has nailed this class and I am so excited to take his class. I just hope I will be able to someday meet him and thank him for giving me inspiration to pursue my passion. This is well worth expense and I encourage people to take this class. All the topics are covered from what to look for when taking a photograph, equipment, and processing. Tremendous!!!!!
I am almost finished and this is the most comprehensive photography course I have seen. I have taken some local courses, some other on line courses and hundreds of magazine articles, however Ben Willmore is fantastic. I am a retired teacher of 39 years and Ben has the unique ability that most people do not have to relate all his students. I takes a very special person to be a good teacher and Ben nailed it. I highly recommend this class. Mr. Willmore covers all aspects of photography from the very basic to the advanced. Very well done. My next goal is to try to meet Ben Willmore and personally tell him thanks. Kudos to Creativelive as well.
AMAZING CLASS! I caught bits and pieces of the live stream, but even in those bits and pieces of it, I learned so much! He's a great teacher, easy to understand and great visuals. He "walks around" the subject to give us different POV, tells us the negative/positive/neutral of the photo, and tips. Thank you, Ben!
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