Category Archives Free Stuff Thursday

It's time to start making great photos at the level you never thought was possible with Joe McNally's newest tour. As one of the world's top photographers, Joe will help you achieve that "ah-ha" moment in photography. This one-day seminar tour will not only teach you the start to finish process of what it takes to pull off a successful shoot, it will also inspire and challenge you in new ways.

Your day will break down every step involved in picking a subject and assessing locations, then drive you straight into live shooting and all the important factors to consider. In just one day, you'll finally arrive at the perfect moment when everything suddenly makes sense - that "moment it clicks."

It’s coming to Orlando on August 21, and Miami on August 24! Leave a comment for your chance to win a FREE TICKET to one of these tour stops.

Last Week’s Winners
How Do I Do That In Lightroom? by Scott Kelby eBook
– Alexander Epelbaum
– Michael Preisman
– Alan Norfleet

The Headshot by Peter Hurley eBook
– Peter Lawton
– Micah Peterson
– John Griffin

KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Mike Harvey

If any of these is you, we’ll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

How Do I Do That In Lightroom? eBook Giveaway!
You saw it announced here earlier this week… Now it’s time to give some away! Leave a comment for your chance to win one of three free How Do I Do That In Lightroom? eBooks from Scott Kelby!

What’s that? We have three free The Headshot by Peter Hurley eBooks as well? Great! Leave a comment for your chance to win one of these too!

Photoshop World
Photoshop World is right around the corner! If you’re in the Las Vegas area and want to swing on by, we’d love to see you. You can still get FREE Expo Only passes by visiting PhotoshopWorld.com.

Getting Your Best Footage And Editing in GoPro Studio with Mia McCormick
Take your GoPro capture skills to the next level with Mia McCormick! In this class Mia builds on her previous GoPro class to share tips and techniques for capturing the best still images and footage with your GoPro, and then how to use the free GoPro Studio software to create a finished video project. Mia starts off by covering some key considerations for making your camera setting decisions, as well as her favorite must-have accessories, before diving into showing you how to complete a project using GoPro Studio.

Edge Animate Basics with David LaFontaine
Get started using Edge Animate! Join David LaFontaine as he explain what Edge Animate is and why it is becoming so popular. You'll learn how to use the basic tools and controls, so that by end of class you'll know how to make a simple animated banner that includes text, sounds, and events triggered by user interaction. This class provides the perfect foundation for moving on to more advanced skills in the next class in this series.

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, RC Concepcion or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX
Oct 16 - Washington, DC

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom CC Power Tour with RC Concepcion
Aug 26 -  Charlotte, NC
Sept 16 - Arlington, TX
Sept 24 - Milwaukee, WI

Lightroom & Photoshop for Photographers Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Last Week’s Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Cheryl Tadin

If that's you, we'll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

The Art of Digital Photography: The Inspirational Series with John Keatley
Join Mia McCormick and John Keatley as they sit down to discuss John's inspiring career as an advertising and celebrity portrait photographer. John has developed a style that is as fun as it is creative, and yet very real. John has photographed celebrities, athletes, and politicians, and his work has appeared in publications ranging from Rolling Stone to Wired. Spend an hour learning about how John got started, how he developed and stays true to his style, how he's dealt with some of the fears all creatives face, and so much more.

Click here to watch the first part of the interview for free!

Photoshop World Parties!
This is huge… I mean really HUGE! We have TWO new after hours events that really rock the house… Literally!

First up on August 12 we have complimentary admission to Wet Republic’s WET AT NIGHT POOL PARTY featuring The Chainsmokers! That’s complimentary admission AND an expedited line for Photoshop World attendees to use. The party begins at 10:30pm.

That’s not all… The very next night, On August 13, complimentary admission to Hakkasan Nightclub with TI‹STO! Rave on with special Photoshop World entrance beginning at 10:30pm.

We train you all day, we get social all night! More information at PhotoshopWorld.com.

Edge Code Basics with David LaFontaine
Adobe's Edge Code is a lightweight code editor that is made for writing HTML, CSS, and Javascript. Join David LaFontaine as he helps you get oriented to the Edge Code interface, teaches you time saving shortcuts that makes the process of creating clean code easier, explains the differences and similarities between Edge Code and Brackets, and introduces you to one of the Adobe Product Managers responsible for these web tools who will share some of his insights into how to use these products more effectively.

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, RC Concepcion or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX
Oct 16 - Washington, DC

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom CC Power Tour with RC Concepcion
Aug 26 -  Charlotte, NC
Sept 16 - Arlington, TX
Sept 24 - Milwaukee, WI

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Last Week's Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Jose G

If that's you, we'll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

MASTER FX: Maleficent Character Effects in Photoshop with Corey Barker
Take your Photoshop effects skills to the next level with the first class in a new series from Corey Barker! Each Master FX class is a project-based course where you will learn how to do something creative as well as use an assortment of Photoshop tools in ways you might not have thought of before. The project in this class was inspired by the movie Maleficent, and Corey demonstrates, step-by-step, how you can start with a simple portrait and take a creative journey in Photoshop that involves seamlessly incorporating elements from other sources as well as creating new elements from scratch. By the end of the class you'll be looking at using Photoshop in entirely new ways.

Click here to watch the first lesson for free!

Dreamweaver: Next Steps with Janine Warner
In this course, Janine Warner will take you through how to create a variety of different page layouts using html and css. Begin in Photoshop and move on to Dreamweaver. Discover the different layout features used in Dreamweaver, as well as how layouts can give you a headstart in your designs. Also, how to optimize your finished web pages for viewing on tablets and smart phones.

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, RC Concepcion or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX
Oct 16 – Washington, DC

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom CC Power Tour with RC Concepcion
Aug 26 -  Charlotte, NC
Sept 16 - Arlington, TX
Sept 24 - Milwaukee, WI

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Rocky Nook’s Guide to Photographing Cuba
Curious about photographing Cuba? Rocky Nook has a free eBook just for you! It covers topics like:

  • What to pack including items not readily available while abroad
  • How to select the best gear to take with you
  • Friendly advice on how to best interact with the local culture
  • Top photography locations, insight, and suggestions
  • Beautiful images conveying the landscape, architecture, and culture of Cuba
You can check it out right here!

Vincent Versace at the B&H Event Space
Vincent Versace has a number of workshops coming up at the B&H Event Space on August 3 and 4! If you’re interested in color to black and white conversion, printing and calibration, having your print work critiqued, or infrared photography, he’s got you covered. Just click any of those links to register for the events, and, you know, show up for them, and you’re all set!

Last Week's Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Michael Glover

If that's you, we'll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

Shooting Sports Physiques on Location with Glyn Dewis
Glyn Dewis
has two new classes out and they are all about shooting sports physiques on location. The first class covers the shoot and the second class is all about the post process Glyn uses. Glyn walks you through his gear, five different lighting setups, and many post production tips.

Photoshop World EZ Pay
We’ve introduced an easy way to pay for your Photoshop World tickets. You can now purchase your tickets in 2 or 3 installments that include special bonuses like Adobe CC annual membership and concert tickets. Just visit PhotoshopWorld.com and click on EZ Pay.

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, RC Concepcion or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
July 14 - London, UK
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 13 - Ottawa, ON
July 15 - Calgary, AB
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom CC Power Tour with RC Concepcion
Aug 26 –  Charlotte, NC
Sept 16 – Arlington, TX
Sept 24 – Milwaukee, WI

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Last Week’s Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Mark Stephen Richards

If that’s you, we’ll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

Taming Natural Light with Erik Valind
Natural light is all around us, but it is up to the photographer to control it in order to make a beautiful portrait. Join Erik Valind as he shows you how to tame that natural light, from direct noontime sun to overcast and shadowless days, and capture killer portraits with little more than just your camera and a reflector. No speedlights or strobes are required for this class. Erik teaches you about the factors that you can control, and then walks you various techniques you can use through a series of real world demonstrations, each one building on the last, that will give you the skills to start seeing and using natural light in new ways. Click here to see the first lesson of this class for free!

Getting Started with Dreamweaver with Janine Warner
Take control of your website by learning Dreamweaver CC. Join Janine Warner, author of Dreamweaver for Dummies, as she teaches you the basic skills every Dreamweaver user needs to know to start building and managing a website. Whether you are completely new to Dreamweaver or just looking for a refresher, Janine will take you step-by-step through the process of setting up a simple website, creating new pages, adding and formatting text, inserting images, controlling the layout, and then linking it all together. By the end of the class you'll have the foundational skills you need to take you to the next level.  Click here to see the first lesson of this class for free!

KelbyOne Live
Want to learn from Scott Kelby, Joe McNally, or Ben Willmore live in person? Check out these seminar tour dates to see if they're coming to a city near you!

Shoot Like A Pro: Reloaded with Scott Kelby
July 14 - London, UK
Sept 22 - Phoenix, AZ
Sept 28 - Austin, TX

The Moment It Clicks with Joe McNally
July 13 - Ottawa, ON
July 15 - Calgary, AB
July 17 - Toronto, ON
Aug 21 - Orlando, FL
Aug 24 - Miami, FL

Lightroom & Photoshop Creative Integration Tour with Ben Willmore
Aug 4 - Kansas City, MO
Aug 6 - St. Louis, MO
Aug 26 - Charlotte, NC

These are just some of the upcoming dates for these seminar tours. You can find the full calendar of events right here, and leave a comment for your chance to win a free ticket to one of these events!

Last Week’s Winner
KelbyOne Live Ticket
– Deacon Blues

If that’s you, we’ll be in touch soon. Have a great Thursday!

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