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Weekly Top 10 – CLG Highlights Reel

It’s graduation week in both our Enthusiast Photography Course and our Advanced Photography Course. So you’d be forgiven for expecting an air of sadness around CLG headquarters… but it’s not goodbye! Our brand new graduates will move immediately into our graduates community where they get to continue their learning alongside their fellow students and the many […]

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Weekly Top 10 – CLG Highlights Reel

Our Enthusiast Photography Course students now know how to find beautiful light, create strong compositions, blur their backgrounds to make their subjects pop… and capture it in full manual mode on their cameras! So with all those fabulous skills, this past week they created some really gorgeous portraits! Meanwhile our Advanced Photography Course students are […]

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Weekly Top 10 – CLG Highlights Reel

It’s week 5 on our Enthusiast Photography Course and students achieved their ultimate goal when they took full control of their cameras! The challenge was to take a photo that gets in close, whilst ensuring they consider all they have learned so far about beautiful light, and creating engaging and harmonious compositions. Lastly, they needed […]

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How to Get Started as a Pre-School Photographer

Whether it’s Pre-School, Pre-K, Childcare or Nursery… just like ‘big-school’ they have special photos days when you send your kids in their cutest outfits, attempt to style their hair neater than usual, and hope for the best that they stay clean and tidy for when the photographer arrives! When we think back to our own […]

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The Ultimate Lifestyle Photography Guide for Large Families

Lifestyle photography is a style that aims to capture organic moments as they unfold, without posing.  However when a family has many children, unless you’re photographing them all in a confined space, it can be like herding cats! Sarah Croker learned her craft through our Enthusiast Photography Course and our Advanced Photography Course. She’s since […]

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Weekly Top 10 – CLG Highlights Reel

This week our Enthusiast Photography Course students are learning how to recognise hard and soft light and how to use it. Meanwhile our Advanced Photography Course students are also studying more advanced lighting techniques such as how to use gorgeous backlight, and different ways to light subjects to create flattering and beautiful portraits. Aaand our graduates […]

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