Photography Classes

Capture stunning photographs with instruction from world-renowned photographers in online photography classes.

Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight

Neil van Niekerk



Use light to bring your portraits to life! Harness available light and learn advanced on-camera flash techniques with Neil van Niekerk.

Student Projects from this class

Outdoor Portrait

Outdoor Portrait

by Neil van Niekerk

Studio Portrait

Studio Portrait

by Neil van Niekerk

Backlit Portrait

Backlit Portrait

by Neil van Niekerk

Landscape by Alan M. Thornton
the chair by DBoutiette
Superman! by fanny fondant

The Essentials for Understanding Light

Alan Thornton

Learn basic lighting principles to confidently photograph any subject, anywhere!

Metering for Correct Exposure by Neil van Niekerk
Off Camera Flash Photography by Pixels
Off-Camera Flash by Neil van Niekerk

Off-Camera Flash Photography

Neil van Niekerk


Off-Camera Flash Photography

Neil van Niekerk

Put your subjects in their best light no matter what the setting by taking your speedlight off-camera and creating fantastic portraits with Neil van Niekerk’s expert flash techniques.

Find the inspiration you need for your next shoot by exploring other students' captivating photos. Plus share your own-- from grand landscapes to endearing portraits, and more.


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lifes a beach

by nyyankeefan516


by TrinaOR

The Big Cat Benji

by roncam13671689

Photography Blog Posts

Enjoy step-by-step tutorials and in-depth tips for composing better portraits, using speedlights, building a home studio, and more directly from the pros. Take your work to new heights!

Do You See the Forest Through the Trees in Your Photos?

When taking landscape photos, it's easy to get caught up in grand, sweeping scenes. But if you can look beyond the scenic landscape and into the ...

FREE Guides and Videos for Your Best Photos

Enjoy FREE resources that will help you unleash your inner photographer! Learn from trusted experts in a helpful video class or photo-filled guides ...

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