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The Outdoor Photography Experience

via CreativeLive


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Shooting outdoor photography is a powerful way to commune with nature and experience the fullness of life. Learn how to train your eye on incredible shots and convey the energy of the outdoors in The Outdoor Photography Experience with Chris Burkard.

Chris’s beloved images of life on the world’s coasts are alive with action and emotion. In this class, he’ll share the tools and techniques he uses to capture the photographs he sells to magazines, brands, collectors, and publishers.

You’ll learn about his shooting style and the gear he brings on his global adventures. He’ll also talk about the business of photography and share tips on marketing and selling your work.

If you want insights on how to create rich, dramatic images that let you enjoy more time outdoors, don’t miss your chance to learn from Chris Burkard in The Outdoor Photography Experience.


  • Class Introduction
  • Photography & Outdoor Experience
  • How to Create Timeless Images
  • Pismo Beach Walk Gear
  • Yosemite Trip Gear
  • Gear Q & A
  • Water Housing Photography
  • Shooting in the Water
  • Water Photography Q & A
  • Researching Your Location Before Shooting
  • Timeless Images at Glacier Point Shoot
  • Pismo Beach - Shooting on the Pier
  • Pismo Beach - Focus Point
  • Pismo Beach - Composition & Tips
  • Pismo Beach - Shooting Under the Pier
  • Glacier Point: Shooting Stars & Night Photography
  • Equipment & Tools for Night Shooting
  • Basic Night Shooting Q & A
  • Post Processing Tools
  • Organizing with Photo Mechanic
  • Post Processing with Lightroom
  • Importance of Saving to DNG
  • Post Processing Q & A
  • Yosemite Hang Gliding Shoot
  • How to Utilize Social Media
  • Social Media Analytics to Utilize Social Media
  • Social Media Best Practices Q & A
  • How to Upload Photos to Your Social Media
  • Appealing To & Working with Brands

Taught by

Chris Burkard

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