— Joel McNally




About This Course

In the course "Creative Lighting for Photographers," world-renowned photographer Joe McNally will take you on a journey to explore the art of using light to create captivating and impactful photographs. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced photographer, this course will provide you with valuable insights and techniques to elevate your lighting skills and take your photography to the next level.

Throughout the course, Joe will guide you through the fundamental principles of lighting, from understanding different types of light sources to mastering the use of natural and artificial lighting. You will learn how to shape and control light to create various moods, highlight subjects, and add depth and dimension to your images. Joe will share his expertise on utilizing different lighting modifiers, such as softboxes, umbrellas, and reflectors, to achieve the desired lighting effects.

One of the highlights of this course is Joe's emphasis on location lighting. You will learn how to overcome challenges and make the most of any lighting situation, whether shooting indoors or outdoors. Joe will demonstrate techniques for balancing ambient light with artificial light, creating dramatic portraits, and adding a creative touch to your images using techniques like light painting.

Additionally, Joe will delve into the art of using flash photography effectively. You will discover how to utilize both on-camera and off-camera flash to enhance your images, freeze motion, and create stunning results in challenging lighting conditions. Joe will also share his insights on using multiple flashes and incorporating color gels to add visual interest and creativity to your photographs.

Throughout the course, Joe's engaging teaching style and real-world examples will inspire you to experiment and push the boundaries of your creativity. You will have the opportunity to apply the techniques learned through practical assignments and receive valuable feedback from Joe himself.

By the end of the course, you will have a solid foundation in creative lighting techniques and the confidence to use light as a powerful tool to tell stories and create compelling photographs. Whether you're interested in portrait photography, fashion photography, or any genre that requires effective lighting, this course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to capture stunning images that leave a lasting impression.

Join Joe McNally in "Creative Lighting for Photographers" and unlock the secrets to masterfully using light in your photography. Let your creativity shine and transform your images into captivating works of art

Acquired Knowledge

This class is perfect for the intermediate or advanced looking to manipulate light to tell a story


Joel McNally
Joe McNally is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning photographer whose career has spanned over 30 years and included assignments in over 70 countries. Bridging the world between photojournalism and advertising, he has shot cover stories for TIME, Newsweek, Fortune, New York, Entertainment Weekly, The New York Times Sunday Magazine, Men's Journal, Sports Illustrated, and National Geographic.


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