CreativeLive is an online resource for educational workshops taught by expert instructors—and now, Massdrop members are getting in on the fun. Chosen by the community with more than 1,100 votes in a recent poll, these classes offer a crash course on everything from the fundamentals of lighting, composition, and post-production to the secrets behind epic outdoor photography. Each workshop includes a series of video lessons, exclusive bonus content, and streaming and downloadable files available on your desktop, mobile, and tablet. Plus, with lifetime access to it all, you can start developing your skills now and brush up whenever you’d like.
Note: At checkout, you’ll have your choice of class: Understanding Light with Mark Wallace (base price), The Outdoor Photography Experience with Chris Burkard (- $10), or Think Like a Photographer with Ben Willmore (- $10). After the drop ends, we’ll email each purchaser an individual code, which they can then use to access the class on the CreativeLive website.
In this three-day course taught by photographer Mark Wallace, you’ll learn everything you need to know about hard, soft, directional, and diffused light. Discover how to read natural light and manipulate it with tools like reflectors and diffusion panels, and how to manipulate and shape light in the studio with strobes, speedlights, and basic studio lights. You’ll also learn about shooting on-location, and how to balance, shape, and color ambient light and light from a flash.
A California-based photographer best known for his work in the surf and outdoor industries, Chris Burkard offers an excellent introduction to outdoor photography as a powerful way to commune with nature and experience the fullness of life. Learn about his shooting style and the gear he brings on his global adventures. Get tips for training your eye on incredible shots, and then marketing and selling your work to magazines, brands, collectors, and publishers.
In this two-day workshop taught by photographer and Photoshop Hall of Famer Ben Willmore, you’ll learn everything the pros know about taking and editing amazing photos—from lens selection to composition to post-production in Photoshop. Ben will unpack his entire thought process when shooting, including which settings you need to capture the right light, how to modify your gear to make it more useful, and how to use apps and software to streamline your workflow.
Understanding Light with Mark Wallace
The Outdoor Photography Experience with Chris Burkard
Think Like a Photographer with Ben Willmore
All orders will be shipped by Drop.
Estimated ship date is Dec 1, 2016 PT.
After this product run ends, payment will be collected and orders will be submitted to the vendor up front, making all orders final. Check the discussion for updates on your order.