with John Greengo
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01 Class Introduction11:45
16 Advanced Techniques13:00
Class duration: 5h 28mSee all 32 lessons
About The Class
Travel Photography Doesn't Have To Be Stressful
Are you going on a once in a lifetime trip and want to have photos that you can share with friends and family? Do the decisions of what to bring, where to shoot, and what to capture feel overwhelming? Travel photography can feel challenging, time consuming, and expensive. But with the right tools you can plan and prioritize to come home with images that you treasure.
Join photographer, educator and author John Greengo, who has photographed all over the world, as he guides you through all of the steps that you need to capture the photos that you want during your travels. This class will offer different plans of what to bring, and how to create a realistic agenda based on your priorities, whether it’s documenting your trip, telling a story through photographs, or simply capturing great images.
John will teach you:
- What gear to pack based on your goals.
- How to create a media storage plan and workflow while traveling.
- Best practices on how to find and scout the best locations to photograph.
- How to approach locals and build trust before taking their portraits.
- Camera techniques and settings for different shooting scenarios.
- Different types of travel photos, such as The Walk Away, The T-Shot, and Environmental Portrait.
- What to do with your photos once you’ve returned home.
Don’t let the challenges of travel photography keep you from capturing images that will provide you with lifelong memories. Join John Greengo to learn the best techniques, tools, and technology to capture great photos no matter you limitations in time, money and resources.
Travel Photography: The Challenges09:49
Travel Photography: The Rewards07:03
Setting Expectations & Research21:48
Health, Safety & Security11:09
Gear: General Advice06:20
Gear: Camera Accessories13:33
Gear: Final Thoughts03:55
Technique: Camera Settings13:30
Workflow & Composition Ideas07:42
Locations: Blue Mosque & Charles Bridge06:08
Locations: Opera House & Dumbo05:12
Locations: Ait Ben Haddu & Taksang Monastery04:51
Details: Collections, Vignette & Close Up09:20
People: Street & Candid08:46
People: Telephoto & Chaos Theory07:08
People: The Walk Away & The T-Shot08:38
People: Environmental Portrait15:37
People: Building Trust & Classic Portrait07:05
End of the Road09:35
John Greengo is an award-winning photographer specializing in outdoor and travel photography. Shooting for over 3 decades, John has developed an unrivaled understanding of the industry, tools, techniques and art of photography. When he's not traveling for a new shoot, ... read moreSee instructor's Classes
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95% of students recommend this class.
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As usual John has been an awesome instructor. He is so energetic and fun. I love taking his courses and this was no different. I absolutely loved it. I have learned so much by taking his courses. Thanks John for all you do to help us beginners out.
John is fabulous ... and so inspiring! I can travel the world and live vicariously through him! I've watched John for years and always find that he teaches me something new every time! Thanks John and CreativeLive for another awesome class!
John Greengo was fresh, exciting and entertaining. He was extremely well prepared for this class, and I loved hearing little nuggets from such a seasoned travel photographer. The course provided great content and ideas I can take with me on my next trip!
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