Category Archives The Grid

Open Q&A day with Scott Kelby & Erik Kuna | The Grid Ep. 488

This week on The Grid, Scott and Erik answer viewer questions! No topic of the day, just anything viewers want to know about. Tune in to see all the great info they shared!

New KelbyOne Course: Putting Emotion Into Your Wildlife Photography with Kristi Odom

Kristi Odom’s years of photographing personal projects and conservation work have taught her a unique way of seeing emotion and have forever changed how she approaches photographing wildlife. Animals have a different way of showing and expressing emotion. How do you take an emotion and make it two-dimensional? How do you get people to connect and feel when they look at an image? Kristi will answer those questions and more. In this session you’ll learn tips and tricks on how to put more emotion into your wildlife photography, ultimately creating a more impactful image.

Blind Photo Critiques with Scott Kelby, Erik Kuna & Mary Bel | The Grid Ep. 487

This week Scott and Erik are joined by photographer Mary Bel for blind photo critiques! Tune in to get their unique perspectives and feedback on viewer-submitted images and see what you can apply to improve your own work.

New KelbyOne Course: A Photographer’s Guide to Bar Mitzvahs with Jefferson Graham

Considering adding photographing b’nai mitzvah to your income stream? Join Jefferson Graham to learn all the fundamentals you’ll need to get started with this lucrative event photography opportunity. In this class you’ll gain an understanding of what a bar or bat mitzvah is if you’re unfamiliar, how to pose subjects indoors and out, the key moments to add to your shot list for the ceremony and party, post event considerations, how to get your foot in the door for being hired, and so much more. Jefferson even brings in the perspective of another professional bar and bat mitzvah photographer to gain further insight.

How to Deal With a Bad Photo Critique with Scott Kelby & Erik Kuna | The Grid Ep. 486

Have you ever asked for a critique on your work and gotten negative feedback? That’s the topic of this week’s episode of The Grid, so tune in to find out what Scott and Erik have to say about having that experience!

New KelbyOne Course: Photography and the Principles of Art & Design with Richard Bernabe

Join Richard Bernabe as he unravels the mysteries of visual aesthetics! In the late 19th century, artists sought to formalize what was then known about art and design to better understand why some art was pleasing to the eye and some was not. As photographers, understanding these core principles of art can help us to see differently, improve our craft, and create order from chaos. Join Richard as he breaks down each of the principles with stunning examples, diagrams, and careful explanations to help you create art that is even more pleasing to the eye.

How Would I Edit Your Photo? with Scott, Erik, & Sarah | The Grid Wp. 485

On this week’s episode of The Grid, Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna are joined by Scott’s niece Sarah for another installment of How Would I Edit Your Photo? Viewers have submitted their unedited photos to the show to see how the hosts would approach the post processing. Tune in to see what they do!

New KelbyOne Course: Turning Your Photography into a Side Hustle with Dave Williams

If you’re thinking about how to earn side income from your photography then this class is for you! Join Dave Williams as he shares his experiences, insights, techniques, and wisdom learned from taking his photography from a side hustle to his full time income.

In this class Dave discusses what it means to freelance, how to examine the fears that hold you back and use them to your advantage, the importance of your web and social media presence, as well as exploring the potential revenue streams found in stock photography, event photography, travel photography, and more. As Dave says, if he can do it, so can you!

Stories From The Sidelines with Scott Kelby & Rob Foldy | The Grid Ep. 484

This week Scott Kelby is joined by fellow sports photographer and KelbyOne instructor Rob Foldy to share stories from the sidelines! From getting plowed over by players and umpires, to meeting memorable people, and lessons learned from their experiences, this episode is packed full of entertaining and enlightening stories. Viewers also share some of their own close calls throughout the episode.

In Case You Missed It… Sports Photography: Make Your Pee Wees Look Like Pros

Photograph your kids sports like a pro! Join Rob Foldy, professional sports photographer, as he teaches you the basic photographic principles that will make your subjects proud. This is not a class on gear, but Rob does show you how to use what you have, and how to configure your camera for the best results. You’ll also learn the importance of storytelling and how being prepared before you go to the game will help you take your photographs to the next level. Rob brings it all together by working with three parents while they photograph their kids’ soccer game, providing them tips for shooting with everything from a mobile phone to a DSLR.

Blind Photo Critiques with Scott Kelby & Erik Kuna | The Grid Ep. 483

Fresh off of Photoshop World, Scott Kelby and Erik Kuna are back this week with another installment of the fan favorite, Blind Photo Critiques! Tune in to see what advice they have for this week’s batch of user-submitted photos.

New KelbyOne Course: The Infrared Landscape with Deborah Sandidge

Infrared photography is a wonderful way to broaden your photographic horizons and expand your creativity! Join Deborah Sandidge as she introduces you to the fundamentals of infrared photography. Nothing can quite compare with the surreal factor of bright white foliage, a dark sky and how beautifully infrared light is reflected and absorbed by different surfaces. In this class Deborah introduces you to the types of infrared photography, the gear you’ll need, what to look for when shooting infrared, and inspire you to open yourself up to a new outlet for artistic expression.