Landscape Photography Instruction

Offering personalized one-on-one and small group landscape photography instruction sessions for beginning to advanced photographers. All sessions are 1-hour and field-based in the Missoula area.

  • Landscape Photography 101: Introduction to exposure-setting (exposure triangle); basic camera tutorial; introduction to composition techniques
  • Landscape Photography 201: Advanced exposure-settings (shooting for post-processing); advanced camera settings; advanced composition techniques; introduction to High-Dynamic Range shooting

Rates: $35/hour and/or $100/3 hours (Recommended 3 - 1-hour sessions)

Example instruction sequence for '101':

Session 1

  • Review of exposure fundamentals (aperture, ISO and shutter speed) and how to effectively use the 'exposure triangle' to create strong landscape images
  • Overview of basic camera functions: focus controls, metering modes, shooting modes and menus
  • Managing the camera as an imaging tool

Session 2

  • Overview of composition techniques for landscape photography: angles, rule-of-thirds, lines, focus and foreground/mid-ground/background
  • Shooting practice employing composition techniques in concert with exposure fundamentals

Session 3

  • Post-processing workflow; or
  • Additional shooting and fieldwork 

Interested? Drop me a line!