His awesome willing-to-please temperament made it possible to work with him quickly, making good use of all the cute spots we found to shoot in this quaint little mountain-top village.
Towards the end of the session, the light was fading quickly. This provided the perfect opportunity to bring out my secret weapon. Join me in this 43 minute episode to discover what it is, and how I use it!
"I truly loved this episode. You provided many additions using surroundings for composition. I am also beginning to truly understand the advantage of using several different lenses during a session to achieve a variety of images. And I LOVED the intro to your secret weapon! Once again, you went over the top on your teachings. "
The editing tutorial is 35 minutes long. It covers how to remove a person from the background of an action shot when they are directly behind the dog, using an amazing new tool in Photoshop. Plus there's some tips on correcting that annoying green colour casts from shooting on grass.
How to choose the very best action shot from a sequence
Tips for setting white balance using a handy Lightroom tool hidden in plain sight
The easiest and quickest way to remove a person from the background - when they're directly behind your subject!
Distracting or not? That out-of-focus toy in the foreground!
How to add a little extra warmth and sparkle to the background to justify a blown-out section of sky
"This episode is the best for people, like me, who struggle with removing people from the background. Benji is such a beautiful dog!"
The editing tutorial is 36 minutes long. In it, I share some tips on dealing with glowing pet eyes in images where extra lighting has been used. Then we look at dealing with high ISO noisy images, finding a good balance between noise and sharpness. Finally, we prepare and export images for print from both Lightroom and Photoshop.
A two-hour, real-life dog photography shoot professionally edited down to around the length of a TV episode. Watch anytime, anywhere. No deadlines. No pressure. Tons of value.
A downloadable companion learning guide to summarise and expand on the video content. Includes handy tips, images with full settings, some with behind the scenes photos.
Optionally subscribe to the daily tip series accompanying the episode. Bite sized ways to improve your pet photography – delivered daily so you can read and absorb straight away.
Exclusive access to the full client image gallery. See the actual results of the shoot in high quality, just as the client would see them.
Comprehensive editing tutorials. Watch a complete image edit using professional Adobe photo editing software - Lightroom and Photoshop.
Download the RAW image files used in the editing tutorials so you can play along at home, while watching the editing videos. Nothing better than learning by doing!
A challenging and super fun quiz to test your knowledge and keep you on your toes! Download the Cheat Sheet for full explanations of the answers.
Ask questions about the training and interact with other students. No such thing as a silly question here - and all are answered personally by Charlotte!
Join me, Bella and her mum Sue in their lovely home in the suburbs. Learn how to create variety and capture expression!
Join me for this double episode as we shoot two sessions with Baxter the Great Dane in the city and at the park.