Whether it’s Pre-School, Pre-K, Kinder, Childcare or Nursery… just like ‘big-school’ they have special photos days when you send your kids in their cutest outfits and hope they stay clean for when the photographer arrives! When we think back to our own experiences we probably remember formal backgrounds, stuffy lights and tight smiles. But NOW, […]

How to Get Started as a Pre-School Photographer

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Click Love Grow Grads – Artist Spotlight on Bek Alexander

Most of our students who join the Advanced Photography Course sign up because they want to find their style, and become confident to shoot in any situation. They want to elevate the level of their work so they can move beyond capturing good photos… to amazing, wall worthy photos! The feeling of seeing a stunning […]

Is confidence holding you back from taking the next steps in your photography learning? If you’ve been looking at our course options you’ll know that we offer both a beginner and an advanced level photography class. And if you’ve already mastered manual mode, our Advanced Photography Course is the perfect next step. But, if you’re […]

Click Love Grow Grads – Artist Spotlight on Deb Signorelli

Click Love Grow Grads – Artist Spotlight on Megan Rutherford

There’s no doubt that learning how to shoot confidently in manual mode is one of the biggest investments you can make in your photography. It’s simply not possible to take the kind of images you dream of in auto mode – at least, not with a hundred misses for every one hit! But there is […]

Do your photos match your vision? Imagine having the skills to capture a moment exactly as you see it… to interpret and harness light, mindfully compose and expertly apply tone in a way that conveys the mood, and tells the story you want to record? Dana Whitley can. But it wasn’t always that way… Today […]

Bringing Your Vision to Life – Dana Whitley, Student

A Dream Photography Job – Amy Holcombe, Student

A well known photographer once told CLG Advanced Grad Amy Holcombe creative compositions can’t be learned. And she was crushed. But she dived into the Advanced Course and very quickly proved that idea… is absolute rubbish! Today I chatted with Amy who after taking our Advanced Photography Course has gone on to shoot dream photography jobs […]

Lovely soft light, the rule of thirds, nice, even exposures… These are all the fundamental skills we are taught when we first take the plunge into manual mode and begin learning photography. And there’s a reason for this – a thorough understanding of these technical elements helps us build a strong foundation for our photography, […]

Breaking The Rules Like An Artist

Click Love Grow Grads – Artist Spotlight on Brooke Hampson

Imagine having the skills to create photos that are so consistent in style, people recognise them as yours before they even see your name?That’s the power that having total creative control will ​​give you. Our Enthusiast Photography Course liberates our students as it frees them from the uncertainty and inconsistency of auto mode! But eventually they’re ready […]

Get ready to be wowed by 50 examples of beautiful photography our grad students have created! Lots of people think our photography courses only teach you how to capture beautiful portraits. It’s true that many of our students indeed join for the sole purpose of learning how to take better photos of their kids, but […]

50 Beautiful Non-Portrait Photography Ideas

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Finding Your Photographic Style – Melis Fialho, Student

“How do I get a consistent style” is one of the top questions I get asked. And if that’s something you struggle with too, then this post is for you! Melis Fiahlo is an Advanced Grad with a very consistent recognisable style, and she credits all she learned in the Advanced Photography Course for helping […]