Ultimate guide to starting your own aerial filming business [Video]

Ultimate guide to starting your own aerial filming business [Video]
Ultimate guide to starting your own aerial filming business [Video] by Umair Vanthaliwala
MP4, AVC, 1280x720 | AAC, 64 kbps, 2 Ch | 8.5 hours | 5.23GB

One stop shop course on flying your drone cinematically, professionally polishing your aerial photos and videos.

In almost 8 hours of course videos, you値l learn the basics camera setup, basic drone control, drone safety, advance aerial cinematography with behind the scenes walkthrough of how to position, fly and capture your subjects in the best possible manner.

After you致e learned how to fly and capture the subject properly, you値l be taught how to use an advance video editing software to learn how edit, colour grade and export your footage for your prospective clients. In addition, you値l also learn how to edit aerial photos in an advance photo editing software.

Last, once you致e learned all technical skills from flying to editing, you値l be taught how to start your aerial filming business. We値l cover the basics on how to create website, logos to more aerial filming focused topics like setting the right price for your aerial photo and video service. We値l also cover how to acquire clients and what stipulations to put in your invoices to cover you for weather delays, cancellations and other interesting scenarios that might come up. If you池e serious about learn new tricks and techniques and to ultimately start a business in a hot aerial filming market, then this course is for you.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over 55 lectures and 9 hours of content!
  • This course is broken down into five major sections or modules. In the first section, you値l learn everything about camera setup. This section will provide detailed walkthrough of different video options from best resolution to shoot at with editing infrastructure in mind to best field of view to film with from the perspective of drones to best frame rate to film at with having lighting in mind. We will also cover best time-lapse mode option to select from when taking aerial images as well as best Mega Pixel options to choose when flying for longer period of time. All of this will ensure that your drone is capturing the best quality of video or photo so you can have a professional product after post-production.
  • In the second section, you値l learn about aerial cinematography. We値l cover drone safety, basic drone flights and advance aerial cinematography, which will include correct camera positioning techniques and unique cinematic drone shots including and not limiting to: Ground Up, Tilt, Pan, Orbit Rotate, Narrow Discover, Fly to space, Fly from space, and other unique shots to empower you to bring unique cinematic shots in your overall aerial footage.
  • In the third section of this course, you値l be taught on how to professionally edit videos, mainly aerial videos. We値l cover basic editing tools overview, How to import media into the project and into the libraries, Adding Text and Transitions, Basic and advance color grading, syncing videos to the beat of the audio, 4k zoom from fix camera lens, adding watermarks to your videos to finally adding 3D Motion Graphics Fly through Text effects to your aerial videos. This section will ultimately teach you how to take your perfectly shot aerial videos to making them breathtakingly amazing!
  • Forth section of this course will uncover the art of photo editing. For that, we値l use Adobe Lightroom to polish up your aerial photos. This section will teach basic editing tools overview, Importing and tagging images, Selective advance editing using Brush and gradient tools, How to remove shadow of drone from the images, Camera profiling - How to flatten out images with fish eye effect automatically and how to add watermarks to multiple photos automatically using batch export with client痴 name embedded within the file name. This section will bring your aerial photos to life!
  • Last and the most important part of this course is how to start your own aerial filming business. We値l discuss how to create your own logos, website, business cards and how to find, attract and acquire the right type of customers interested in aerial footage. We値l also uncover how to create professional invoices with the right stipulations added for an aerial filming business. In addition, we値l discuss how to set the right price for various different aerial filming jobs (Aerial Photos, Aerial Videos and Custom work) and we値l discuss how to create a proper business plan for your business by having a goal and target in mind when operating an aerial filming business so that you can start, manage, sustain and ultimately grow your aerial filming business
Ultimate guide to starting your own aerial filming business [Video]

Landscape Photography Master Class [Video]

Landscape Photography Master Class [Video]
Landscape Photography Master Class by Mujahid ur Rehman
MP4, AVC, 1280x720 | AAC, 64 kbps, 2 Ch | 4.5 hours | 4.43GB

A-Z guide for successful Landscape Photography

The course aims at beginners and intermediate level photographers to consciously improve their expertise in the field of landscape photography with a focus on DSLR camera skills. It covers topics that include, but not limited to, basic and advanced camera settings, equipment, shooting techniques, post processing, knowledge and planning aspects of your photographic adventures. Most importantly, to help making your work special, it focuses on soft skills that include composition and properties of a good image.

To see what goes through a photographer's mind, the lectures take you outdoors, behind the scene, for practical examples where depending on the situation; we adjust our camera settings, use the right equipment, compose images and change perspective to be effective.

Post Processing tools like Adobe Lightroom harness the field work with the final outcome of the image for personal and client satisfaction. Course lectures take you through a basic workflow of organizing your images and processing them for a stunning finish.

Join this fun and practical course, equip yourself with knowledge, and take your landscape photography to a higher level.

What are the requirements?

  • Have interest in landscape photography.
  • Owning a DSLR camera is preferable but not essential prior to starting the course.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over 49 lectures and 4.5 hours of content!
  • Understand how a camera works.
  • Select appropriate values for Aperture, Shutter and ISO in the camera (practical).
  • Understand what camera settings should be selected for taking landscapes and portraits (practical).
  • Choose the right camera for landscape photography.
  • Select the right lenses.
  • Comprehend the use of camera equipment like tripod, shutter release, various camera filters, camera bags and cleaning tools etc. and their use in landscape photography.
  • Use photographic filters in the field.
  • Learn important camera settings like White Balance, Image Quality modes, Histogram etc.
  • Compose images based on professional guidelines for successful landscape work.
  • Plan a landscape photography shoot by scouting the field and gaining the appropriate knowledge for a successful adventure.
  • Watch landscape photography tips on location and see what goes behind the scenes
  • Do night time photography (star trails and Milky Way practical)
  • Realise the value and potential of post processing tools like Adobe Lightroom.
  • Post Process a landscape photo
  • Organise your photos better
Landscape Photography Master Class [Video]

Photo Restoration Learn by Video

Photo Restoration Learn by Video
Photo Restoration Learn by Video by Bryan Burch
MP4, AVC, 1280x720 | AAC, 128 kbps, 2 Ch | 2 hours | 1.32GB

With the emergence of digital editing software and growing interesting in genealogy with companies like Ancestry.com, interest in photo restoration is on the rise. In this video, photo restoration expert Bryan Burch will cover the basics of this important topic, from importing your images to analyzing the damage and making corrections in Adobe Photoshop. After showing you how to get started by setting up your workspace, he値l cover all the techniques you need to know to repair and preserve your images, including: making adjustments with the Clone Stamp tool, Healing brush, and Content Aware tool; correcting exposure with the Camera Raw filter; adjusting colors by correcting white balance and adjusting saturation and detail; fixing imperfections like scratches, specs, and dust; removing stains; and more. With his characteristic friendly and approachable style, Bryan will walk you through several example images and then pull together all the techniques he has demonstrated with one primary image, showing how to restore an image from start to finish. He wraps things up by showing how to make the final touches to your image and save your files for easy retrieval whenever you need them. Project files will accompany the video so you can follow along as he works紡nd at your own pace.

The video is wrapped in a unique interface that allows you to jump to any topic and also bookmark individual sections for later review. The unique 展atch and Work mode shrinks the video into a small window to allow you to work alongside in Photoshop as you view the video. Project files used in the lessons are included on the disc so you can practice what you致e learned. At the end of every lesson, you can test your knowledge by taking interactive quizzes.

Photo Restoration Learn by Video

Artificial Lighting for Food Photography [Video]

Artificial Lighting for Food Photography [Video]
Artificial Lighting for Food Photography [Video]
MP4, AVC, 1280x720 | AAC, 64 kbps, 2 Ch | 1.5 hours | 1015MB

Learn how to take beautiful photographs of food using artificial lighting sources.

This course is designed to help beginner photographers get comfortable using artificial lighting for their photographs. In the course, I introduce you to two different options for photography lights and show you three different ways to use them to light your shots.

Artificial Lighting for Food Photography [Video]

Simple guide to professional video production [Video]

Simple guide to professional video production [Video]
Simple guide to professional video production by AMR Eldihemy
MP4, AVC, 1280x720 | AAC, 64 kbps, 2 Ch | 35 mins | 437.06MB

simple guide to professional video production using DSLR camera starting from pre-production steps to post-production

Simple guide to professional video production is entry course for you to start producing a professional video.

Simple guide to professional video production cover the following topics :

  • preproduction steps and required equipment to start recording your video.
  • How to record audio and video and set the parameters according to the scene .
  • Post-production process which include edit audio and video using a free software under Linux, windows or MAC operating system.
  • Simple guide to professional video production is for trainee who want to start recording and editing video and audio professional with low budge equipment .

Simple guide to professional video production will take about 30 minutes and then you will be able to produce a professional video from scratch .

Simple guide to professional video production course include PDFs and videos which contain the most important tips and tricks to shoot clear video and record perfect audio as well as how to avoid noise in video or audio .

During the course we will record 'Nemo' My fish together and see how to to set the parameters to get a better scene .

Simple guide to professional video production take you to the next level of producing videos in only 30 minutes with low budget equipment and free software under Linux,Mac or windows operating system.

At the end of the course, you will be able to make a perfect plan for your video and shoot an amazing video with a clear audio also add special effect to video like color correction and contrast.

What are the requirements?

  • this course is for beginner and you don't have to know anything about video production
  • also the required software are free and we will learn how to download and use them during the course

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over 11 lectures and 35 mins of content!
  • Determine the required equipment for producing a professional video
  • Make a pre-production plan for video production
  • Learn how to record professional audio and video
  • Learn how to edit audio and video using a free software under linux, windows and MAC
Simple guide to professional video production [Video]

Configure Your Camera for Fantastic Photos [Video]

Configure Your Camera for Fantastic Photos [Video]
Configure Your Camera for Fantastic Photos by Paul Cooper
MP4, AVC, 1280x720 | AAC, 64 kbps, 2 Ch | 1 hour | 691.31MB

Quick start guide to the best settings for your compact or DSLR camera so that you get great results as soon as possible

This course is designed for new photographers, or those who have a new camera (both compact and DSLR).

You may be overwhelmed by all the buttons and menus, so this course will quickly show you which are the most important settings, and which you can forget about.

By configuring your camera to give you the best possible quality, you'll then be able to concentrate on the more creative aspects of photography.

You'll finish this course with a clear understanding of basic photography principles, and know which settings on your camera need to be 'tweaked' to get the results you want, even when using the 'automatic' modes.

The main areas covered by this course are:

  • How does a camera work
  • ISO sensitivity
  • Lenses
  • Memory cards
  • JPEG file size and quality
  • Digital zooms
  • Image stabilisation
  • The factors that affect exposure
  • How to use exposure compensation
  • The rules of composition
  • Getting your subject in focus
  • Downloading photos to your computer
  • Storing and indexing your photos
  • Image editing

What are the requirements?

  • You will need to have a digital camera - either a compact or DSLR.
  • It doesn't need to have manual mode. This course teaches you how to get the best from an automatic camera.
  • A manual for your camera would be handy - As this course uses generic terms rather than camera specific menus, you'll be able to look things up and identify the correct settings on your own camera.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over 24 lectures and 1 hour of content!
  • Confidently use the automatic modes on your camera.
  • Know which camera settings will produce the best quality images
  • Understand how to change the exposure if the camera gets it wrong
  • Compose a photograph to create a fantastic image
  • Understand how to download their photos to a computer and store them
  • Know how a camera works and understand sensor resolution

Big Picture Photography: Shooting Landscapes from New Heights [Video]

Big Picture Photography: Shooting Landscapes from New Heights [Video]
Big Picture Photography: Shooting Landscapes from New Heights by Michael Yamashita
MP4, AVC, 1280x720 | AAC, 64 kbps, 2 Ch | 40 mins | 736.86MB

Join Michael Yamashita, a 30-year veteran photographer for National Geographic, as he takes you on a landscape photography journey through what he calls 田heap aerials.

Whether you池e using a ladder, climbing a hill or a rooftop, or boarding a fixed-wing aircraft, Michael shares his secrets, stories and pro tips from three decades of shooting captivating images around the globe.

In this inspiring 40-minute class, you値l learn what equipment and settings Michael uses for the job, what times of day are perfect for shooting aerial landscapes, and how he composes the perfect shot in his mind痴 eye even before clicking the shutter as well as fun stories along the way as Michael shows why rules are meant to be broken.

The class will empower you to look for light, pattern and scale to create stunning, big-picture imagery that inspires awe in your audience.

Some photography experience is helpful in order to participate in this class, but not required anyone with a desire to improve their landscape photo skills is encouraged to join.

How to take a photo - my full workflow from shoot to retouch [Video]

How to take a photo - my full workflow from shoot to retouch [Video]
How to take a photo - my full workflow from shoot to retouch by Serge Ramelli
MP4, AVC, 1280x720 | AAC, 64 kbps, 2 Ch | 3.5 hours | 1.39GB
>Easy way to learn the basics of taking a photography and retouching it.

In this training course I will take you to Paris and to Israel to show you my full workflow with the settings that I use, how I find my compositions etc. You will be able to see how I take a photo and the preparations, settings and the results. We will use Lightroom and Photoshop for post processing. I regularly have people ask me how I shoot my photos so decided to do a course on it with live examples so that you can do it directly yourself afterwards. In this course there is more than 3 hours of videos and over 30 raw files to train with !

What are the requirements?

  • Photoshop
  • Lightroom

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over 24 lectures and 3.5 hours of content!
  • You will be able to take nice pictures
  • You will understand the basics of photography

Family Photography: Modern Storytelling [CreativeLive]

Family Photography: Modern Storytelling [CreativeLive]
Family Photography: Modern Storytelling [CreativeLive] with Kirsten Lewis
MP4, h264, 976x548 | English, AAC, 2 Ch | 3.37GB

Learn how to capture genuine, emotional images of families. In Family Photography: Modern Storytelling, Kirsten Lewis will teach you how to take meaningful documentary-style family photographs.

Kirsten Lewis takes a unique approach to family photography, leaving posing techniques and studio light at the door to capture real moments, as they are lived. In this class Kirsten will share her techniques for creating the relationships and environments that help her subjects feel at ease and open-up in an authentic way while she shoots. You値l revisit the art of storytelling through still images and how to bring storytelling into your work with families. Kirsten will teach you the steps to developing client relationships that allow you to honestly document a family, from birth onward, while nurturing your business. You値l learn new ways to approach composition and editing so your final product is both beautiful and true to reality.

If you want to deepen your relationships with the subjects you shoot and deliver photographs that are joyful and authentic, join Kirsten for this in-depth class on documentary-style family photography.

The Art Behind The Headshot [WebRip]

The Art Behind The Headshot [WebRip]
The Art Behind The Headshot [WebRip] with Peter Hurley
MP4, AVC1, 1280x720 | English, AAC, 2 Ch | 4+ hours | 3.86GB

Peter Hurley, one of the most successful and well known headshot photographers of all time has teamed up with Fstoppers to produce a 4 hour tutorial exposing all of his tips and tricks that he has learned over the past 8 years as a professional photographer. This video touches on all aspects of running a successful photography business but Peter's main goal is to teach the average person about the subtleties of the human face so that you can make any human in front of your camera look interesting.

Peter Hurley spent the early part of his life traveling the world as a professional male model. During that time Peter was photographed by some of the top fashion photographers in the world. As a model Peter was forced to understand the subtle movements of his own face but he was also able to learn the technical side of photography from some of the best in the world. Peter moved to New York city and saw a nitch in the market that he thought he could fill. "I thought that if I could shoot actors headshots like commercial photographers shot celebrities I could be successful." Over the past 8 years Peter has become what many argue is the top headshot photographer in the world.

In this 4 hour tutorial Peter reveals everything that he uses to produce not just technically sound but "interesting" images day in and day out. Although this video does touch on a number of topics, this tutorials main focus is on coaching those in front of your camera into producing the best possible images. This video is suggested for those who are already professional photographers who want to take their portraits to the next level.

  • How To Make Anyone Look Their Best
  • Starting Your Business From Scratch
  • Natural Light vs Studio Light
  • The Peter Hurley Signature Look
  • Shadowed Lighting For Men
  • Alternative Studio Lighting (Strobes)
  • Tethering
  • Camera Gear
  • Understanding The Human Face (Mouth, Eyes, Eyebrows, and Body Position)
  • Coaching and Facial Expression
  • Creating Different 鏑ooks During Each Session
  • Marketing
  • Retouching/Printing
  • Makeup/Hair
  • Clothing
  • Pricing
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