Online photo courses that you can start today!
Detailed course descriptions are available by clicking the specific course icons below.
If you have questions about any of the photo courses, get in touch using the contact form at the bottom of this page.
Free email course – camera menus & more
Take Better Pictures starting today! Do all those digital camera menus have you scratching your head? Sign up for my e-course for 10 free photo lessons and learn how to set up your digital camera, and learn about basic lighting and composition too. Sign up here
Photography for total beginners
Point. Shoot. WOW! You just want to have fun taking great personal photos without having to worry about all the complicated technical stuff. You like to use the AUTO settings on your camera. This course is for you! More info here
Photography to reduce stress
Take a Break. Photography for self-care. If you would like to incorporate the joy of creating images into your life, Take a Break is for you. This course will shift your thinking from taking pictures to creating images. More info here
Video for beginners
Video Made Easy! For photographers of all levels, who need to simply get into video. Use the video capabilities of your digital camera and auto-editing software to create shareable, downloadable, embeddable slideshow videos for events, weddings, family portrait sessions, artist portfolios, travel diaries, product launches and more. Details here View on-demand!
Get better backgrounds – in photos and videos. Have you been struggling with your lighting kit to get a white background, black background, or trouble with setting up your lights for green screen? You are not alone. This is a big problem for many photographers who shoot portraits, artist portfolios, product shots and YouTube videos. Get the workshop details here
Fundamentals of photography
Learn basic camera optics, plus creative uses of depth of field and shutter speed. This is a follow-up course to my free lessons. This 4-week photography course is taught online so you can study in the comfort of your own home at a time that’s right for you. Learn more about this course
What good is shooting camera raw files if you can’t get them to open? You just started shooting raw files, because you know they are the best quality. But, you can’t get those raw files to open in Photoshop, Photoshop Elements or Lightroom! You’re ready to give up! Help is here. And it’s free.