How to Shoot in Manual Mode So you’ve bought your first DSLR and it’s not living up to your expectations. You’re taking hundreds of shots… just to fluke a few keepers. Is this where you’re at? When I bought my first DSLR, I thought there was something wrong with it. It simply didn’t live up […]

How to Shoot in Manual Mode

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Click Love Grow Students – Artist Spotlight on Amy Perren

Have you always dreamed of being a professional photographer, but you don’t feel like your skills are quite at the right level yet? Snap! That’s exactly how Click Love Grow Advanced Grad Amy Perren was feeling before discovering CLG. She knew she wanted to make a career out of photography, but she lacked the confidence […]

If you’ve been thinking about doing our Advanced Photography Course but you’re not fully confident in manual mode yet, that’s totally ok. Maybe you just finished the Enthusiast Photography Course where you learned manual mode, but it’s still really new for you. Or maybe you’ve been dabbling for years and although you haven’t fully mastered […]

Click Love Grow Students – Artist Spotlight on Kelsey Carrillo

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Click Love Grow Students – Artist Spotlight on Hillary Meyer

As women, the notion of waiting for the perfect moment to do something for ourselves is a familiar one! We put everyone else first, and later never seems to come. And specifically with respect to learning photography, we hear a LOT of stories from our students of procrastinating until they’re “ready”, “better”, “more advanced”. But […]

If you’re new to photography, you’re probably well-versed in seeking out pockets of lovely soft light in which to capture images. After all, light is probably THE biggest fundamental element of photography. Without light, there can be no photos! In fact, that’s why one of the first lessons in our Enthusiast Photography Course is dedicated entirely […]

Click Love Grow Students – Artist Spotlight on Bec Nave

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How to Finish a Year Long Photo Project

The most impactful thing I’ve ever done for my photography is long term photo projects.  I’ve completed several of them, including two full Project 365s and a handful of Project 52’s. Not only did they boost my technical skills beyond anything I could have imagined, they also gave me a structured and accountable way to […]

Here at Click Love Grow we specialise in teaching flexible, easy to follow and fun online photography courses, and if you’ve been looking at our course options you’ll know that we offer both a beginner and an advanced level class. And you might be wondering, which of these two courses is right for you? Infact […]

Enthusiast or Advanced Course – Which Course Should I Take?

2024 Featured Artists Reel #6 – Our Fave Grad Photos

Welcome to our weekly highlights reel of Featured Artists! Each week we showcase a collection of our favourite images taken by the talented Click Love Grow Students and Grads from our Online Photography Courses & Workshops. Congrats to our featured artists this week: Amanda Marenghi, Andrea Gulliver, Breanna Nikolovski, Charlie O’Neill, Connie Rac, Jennifer Smith […]

Beautifully backlit photos are dreamy, warm, golden, whimsical…what’s not to love? But there’s more to creating a stunning backlit portrait than finding light and putting it behind your subject. Click Love Grow Instructor Merissa Wakefield is a master of backlit photography, and she has shared her top 3 secrets for nailing your next shoot!   […]

3 Secrets To Beautiful Backlit Photos

A Complete Guide to Birth Photography

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A Complete Guide to Birth Photography Birth photography… As a mama, it makes perfect sense to me to photograph one of the most important days of my life. If I could only go back in time to do it!  Sadly, baby birth photos were barely a photography genre back when I gave birth to my […]