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Avoid Misconceptions Learning Photography with Guest Mark Silber | The Grid Ep. 470

This week Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna are joined by photographer Marc Silber to talk about common misconceptions about learning photography! Marc brings years of experience as a photographer and educator to the discussion as he, Scott, and Erik hit these ideas head on and help beginners with their advice.

New KelbyOne Course: Photoshop for Beginners with Scott Kelby

If you’re new to Photoshop then this is the class for you! Join Scott Kelby as he takes you through the 12 essential techniques and concepts that you need to know to get started using Photoshop. Once you’ve got these under your belt you’ll be ready to head off into any Photoshop direction you choose.

In this class you’ll learn the essentials for opening and navigating around photos, using panels, using the most common tools, making selections, removing things from Photoshop, using brushes, using filters, and much more. These are exactly the techniques Scott would tell a friend to get them up and running with the most powerful image editor ever created, and by the end of the class you’ll feel confident to start diving deeper into more advanced techniques.

Photowalks & Exercising Photo Skills w/ Jefferson Graham | The Grid Ep. 469

This week, Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna are joined on The Grid by photowalk expert and former USA Today tech columnist Jefferson Graham to talk about photowalks and putting those photography skills to work to keep them in shape!

New KelbyOne Course: Travel Photography: A Photographer’s Guide to LA with Jefferson Graham

Learn how to photograph LA like a pro! Join Jefferson Graham as he takes you on a tour of the most iconic spots in and around Los Angeles to photograph. You’ll find out how to get to the best spots for epic travel and street photography, where to shoot the Hollywood sign, where to go downtown, insights to photographing the most iconic buildings and landmarks, and even a look at surf photography. There’s no shortage of subjects and locations, and Jefferson helps you avoid the most common mistakes and leaves you brimming with ideas for your next trip to the city that launched the movie industry.

Talking Aviation Photography w/Scott Kelby, Erik Kuna & Larry Grace | The Grid Episode 468

Recently, Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna went to the Sun n’ Fun Fly-In Aerospace Expo to try out some new gear! On this episode of The Grid, they are joined by US Air Force veteran and photographer Larry Grace to talk about aviation photography! This is an exciting episode you don’t want to miss.

New KelbyOne Course – Advancing Your Photography: Making Photos People Will Love with Marc Silber

Make photos that people will love! Join Marc Silber as he walks you through the same cycle of photography that past photography masters and professional photographers use today. Throughout the course Marc shares inspirational interviews, quotes, examples, tips, and his decades of experience to help you take your photography to the next level. By the end of the class you’ll have a better understanding of your camera, have stronger visualization skills, have a better understanding of composition, know how to process your images, know what to do after you’ve crafted an amazing photo, and so much more.

Photography Website Critiques with Scott Kelby, Erik Kuna & Gilmar Smith | The Grid Episode 467

This week Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna are joined by Gilmar Smith for photography website critiques! Sit back, relax, and see what advice they share that you may be able to apply to your own website.

New KelbyOne Course: Lighting Portraits for the iPhone Photographer with Scott Kelby

Learn how to take your iPhone portraits to the next level! Join Scott Kelby as he takes you through the camera settings, lighting options, subject positioning, lighting positioning, accessories, and more, to create professional looking portraits with your iPhone. Using small high-powered lights, minimal accessories, and your iPhone you’ll learn how to mold light, create shadows, and make your subjects look fantastic indoors and out on location.

How To Nerd Out On Your Camera w/Jeff Leimbach| The Grid Episode 466

Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna are joined this week by photographer and KelbyOne instructor Jeff Leimbach! If you’ve ever thought to yourself, “I really wish they would talk more about gear on The Grid,” then this is the episode for you! It’s all about nerding out on cameras this week, so grab your camera and dig into the menus while you’re watching!

New KelbyOne Course: Working Smarter & Faster in Lightroom

If you want to get twice the work done in half the time, you won’t want to miss Terry White’s class on working faster and smarter in Lightroom Classic. Terry pulls together his favorite productivity tips for boosting your workflow. From importing through making selects, to editing and export, you’ll find new ways to improve your experience. Once you get up-to-speed on these techniques, you’ll wonder how you got along without them.

What It Takes To Make Award Winning Images with Guest Mary Bel | The Grid Ep 465

Ever look at an award winning photograph and think to yourself, “How on earth did they create this image?” This week on The Grid, Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna are joined by fine art photographer Mary Bel to discuss what it takes to make outstanding, award winning images.

New KelbyOne Course: Personal Brand Photography: Going Beyond the Headshot with Gilmar Smith

Learn how to incorporate personal branding sessions into your existing photography business! Join Gilmar Smith as she gives you an introduction into the importance of personal branding, how it can help your customers, and how it can help you stand out from competitors.

Gilmar begins the class with a look at what goes into a personal branding session, tips for adding it to your offerings, and then takes you through a three-part personal branding session with a client wanting photos with a seasonal theme. Gilmar wraps up the class with a look at her post-processing workflow in Lightroom Classic and Photoshop.