Ep 280: 3 simple ways to improve your photography in 5 minutes a day

Here are 3 simple ways you can improve your photography in 5 minutes a day. We’re all busy – but the key is to fit your professional development as a photographer into an already hectic life. It can be done! And in this episode Gina and Valerie discuss 3 simple things you can do to up-level your shooting.

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Show Notes

1. How to see light

  • Use your smartphone to find the good light
  • Spend 5 minutes exposing for skin tones at different times of the day
  • Shoot in different types of light

2. Peel potatoes before you make the souffle

  • Focus on one thing at a time.
  • Start with daylight
  • Add a reflector
  • Flash with an umbrella
  • Expose for daylight and then add flash

3. Find inspiration

  • Look beyond the cliches
  • Trendy today, tacky tomorrow
  • Classic work

Study the work of the Masters, not the instafamous


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