Online Class

Shooting Intimate Landscapes

$29.99$54.99

Turn the ordinary into the extraordinary! See beauty on a small scale and find intimate landscapes anywhere with photographer Rob Sheppard.

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 8 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Rob Sheppard
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Learn to focus on the world immediately around you with lessons on light, composition, lens type and focal lengths. Follow Rob in the field as he explains how to “find the picture” – and when to say no. You’ll see how he sets up a shot, his favorite equipment and the best camera settings to choose from. Then visit the photo studio to analyze what works and what doesn't. With Rob's tips for shooting on a smaller scale, you'll discover engaging scenes and find terrific shots literally at your feet, whether you're in a local park or traveling the globe.

Lesson Breakdown

1. The Elements of a Good Photograph
23:23
What makes a good photo? Learn how Rob defines an intimate landscape and makes creative choices to "find the picture."
2. Finding Subject Matter
14:30
3. Composition
30:35
4. Seeing Light
26:13
5. Exposure & White Balance
26:51
6. Depth of Field
29:51
7. Using Wide-Angle Lenses
22:26
8. Using Telephoto Lenses
23:32

Taught by

Rob Sheppard
Rob Sheppard
Rob Sheppard is an avid naturalist, professional photographer and author of more than 40 photography books, including Landscape Photography: From Snapshot to Great Shot. He has trained in photography, ecology and botany, and spent many years as editor of the prestigious Outdoor Photographer magazine and as a fellow with the North American Nature Photography Association.
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