Finding Perspective and Composing the Image
An interesting composition and perspective can make or break an image. Michael will walk you through a wide variety of compositions and perspectives, created with both wide angle and telephotos lenses, to help you brush up your skills on this critical topic.
Using Artificial Lighting in the Outdoors
Adding artificial lighting to an image can take it to whole new level. Learn how to use both small and large flashes to augment the lighting in your images. Learn the basics of lighting with flash that will open up a whole new world in your photography.
Capturing the height of the Action
Set yourself and your camera up to capture the decisive moment in any variety of situations. Understanding what is happening in front of you is just as important as how you set up your camera and how familiar you are with what it can and cannot do. Hear how Michael sets up his cameras and how he makes sure not to miss the height of the action.
Preparing for the Adventure & Protecting your gear
If you can’t get yourself and your camera gear to the location then photography is a mute point. Find out how to travel with your gear safely and protect it from the elements and learn how preparing for your adventure can result in much better images.
What’s in The Bag
See what a professional adventure photographer takes with them that allows them to be ready for any situation.
Getting Tack-sharp Action Images
When it comes to action photography, focusing the camera is a huge deal – whether using autofocus, manual focus or any other method. It can be difficult for even the best photographers to nail the focus on every frame. Work through three different methods as well as when and where to use them to help you get tack-sharp action images.
What Makes a Great Adventure Photo?
Discover the critical elements that make up a stellar adventure photograph: timing, the moment, the light, the composition, and most importantly interesting content. Learn from a master as to what elements help to tell the story you want to convey and how to make that happen.