Contest finished on Dec 31st, 2017
Wildlife Photography Through The Lens Of A Legend. Learn wildlife and outdoor photography from one of the most prolific nature photographers of our time in The Art of Wildlife Photography with Tom Mangelsen. Drawing lessons from his 40 years of observing and photographing the Earths last great wild places, Tom will discuss the complex process behind his breathtaking wildlife photographs. You will learn: 1.) What it takes to be a great wildlife photographer 2.) How to capture wildlife in their natural environment 3.) The best places to find animals 4.) How to increase the visibility of your work 5.) The importance of respecting wildlife and wildlife ethics 6.) Tom will cover the basics of gear and scouting and teach 7.) you how to think about lighting when capturing animals in the wild. Tom will also offer a critique images and portfolios submitted by viewers. If you have a passion for outdoor photography and want to capture the spirit of wildlife in your camera, join Tom Mangelsen for this inspiring and educational class.
From incorporating pets into family portraits to photographing animals on their own, strong animal photography skills can be a lucrative component of your photography business. Join award-winning animal photographer Rachael McKenna for an introduction to the art of photographing animals. Rachael will guide you through everything you need to know to photograph any animal -- trained or untrained. You will learn about the unique empathy needed to capture an animals one-of-a-kind character and emotion. Rachael will provide you with proven tips, tricks, and troubleshooting tools for making your ideas come to life. You will also learn how to make your photography business more profitable by licensing and publishing your images. Whether you are a novice or a pro, you will leave this course with a whole new approach to working with creating unique, dynamic images of animals.