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Real Estate and Architectural Photography

via CreativeLive


Photography is commonly used to sell, document, and advertise buildings, homes, and spaces – join Mike Kelley for an introduction to the fundamentals of real estate and architectural photography and how it can bolster your photography business.

This course will debunk common myths about architectural photography and share best practices for working with real estate agents, architects, interior designers, commercial clients, and editorial outlets. You’ll learn about the best approach to photographing any subject, whether you’re representing it realistically or embellishing its features. You’ll also explore lighting, staging, and infusing your unique style into your shots. Mike will also guide you step-by-step through the process of capturing an architectural image – from planning to shooting to editing to client delivery.

If you’re ready to gain a more sophisticated understanding of the architectural photography principles all the pros know, this is the course for you. Whether you want to learn more about breaking into this growing market, or add more advanced skills to you own photography, this is the course for you.


  • Class Introduction
  • Step One: Getting The Clients
  • Step Two: Convincing Clients To Hire You
  • Step Three: Successfully Bidding On Jobs
  • Step Four When Shooting
  • On Shoot Day
  • After The Shoot
  • When Things Go Wrong
  • Portfolio Pictures
  • Image Composition Overview
  • Gear Used To Create Images
  • Edit Lighting In Photoshop
  • Clone Out Problems In Photoshop
  • Fix Moire Effect In Photoshop
  • Finishing Touches In Photoshop
  • Contrast And Clarity In Lightroom
  • Q & A

Taught by

Mike Kelley

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