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We Love Our Graduates!

It’s graduation time!! Our latest Enthusiast Photography Course has just finished up, and we’re so proud of our students! They now have complete control over their DSLRs, they know how to find good light, how to use it, and how to compose their shots with purpose to create beautiful photos! This is the time when […]

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Featured Graduate {Tonya Backes}

This month we’re chatting to Tonya Backes, who comes from a small town in South West Wisconsin, USA, where she lives with her husband and two daughters.   Tonya just recently completed our Enthusiast Photography Course at the start of 2017, and she’s just graduated from our Advanced Photography Course… so she’s very fresh to the […]

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My Journey to Here

Today’s post is 2-fold! I’ve had lots of people asking recently about how I got started in photography, and about my journey to here… so I wanted to share! And seccondly, I’ve noticed a lot of conversations amongst our students that one of the biggest challenges they’re facing… it’s not what shutter speed to choose… but the curse […]

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Large Group Photography Tips

Lately we’ve been focusing on helping you improve your portrait photography, and one of the ways we can do that, is by creating the beautiful ‘background blur’. It’s a great effect that helps your subjects pop from the background, and when shooting in manual it’s the wide open aperture (low f stop number) that allows us achieve this. […]

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Why are my photos blurry?

Have you ever wonder why sometimes your photos are tack sharp… and then other times they’re a bit soft and blurry? Or something in the image was sharp… but it wasn’t your subject? There are quite a few reasons why our photos can be blurry and understanding why it’s happening will help you ensure you get […]

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