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An Introduction to Photography

The fastest way to master your camera and boost your creativity

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with our FREE 10-class course

If you're enthusiastic about learning photography, expect some BIG improvements after you complete this comprehensive FREE photography course.
These 10 classes contain everything you need to expand your expertise, boost your confidence and unleash your creative potential!
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Start here: 10 easy-to-understand photography classes

Class 1: How cameras work video poster frame

Class 1: How Cameras Work

Learn how your camera works so you can make sure it gives you the best possible results.
Class 2: Exposure in photography video poster frame

Class 2: Exposure in Photography

Learn all about exposure – what it is, how it works, and how to make sure you achieve the perfect exposure in your images.
Class 3: Shutter speed in photography video poster frame

Class 3: Shutter Speed in Photography

Mastering shutter speed is a crucial step if you want to take your skills to the next level.
Class 4: Camera Focus video poster frame

Class 4: Camera Focus

Break free from auto-focus and start taking photos you can really be proud of.
Class 5: Aperture & Depth of Field video poster frame

Class 5: Aperture & Depth of Field

Aperture controls how much light enters your camera. It also controls the depth of field – a crucial aspect of any image.
Class 6: You’re ready for Full Manual Mode video poster frame

Class 6: Get Creative in Manual Mode

Take full creative control of your photography by experimenting with all your camera's settings.
Class 7: Camera lenses and focal length video poster frame

Class 7: Camera Lenses and Focal Length

Learn how lenses work and how to select the right lens for every shoot PLUS get to grips with focal length – a key consideration for every image.
Class 8: The importance of understanding light video poster frame

Class 8: Understanding Light

The best photographers have a deep knowledge of how light works, and how to make it work for them. Join them!
Class 9: Camera ISO, megapixels & sensors video poster frame

Class 9: The Recording Medium

Learn all about ISO, megapixels, and sensors PLUS the difference between JPG and RAW files.
Class 10: Composition in photography video poster frame

Class 10: Composition and Subject

The right composition guides the viewer's eye through an image. Discover how to compose your shots like a pro.

Next: Download your FREE eBook and cheat sheets

Photography eBook & Cheat Sheets

This comprehensive FREE 90-page download contains detailed explanations, helpful diagrams, and cheat sheets PLUS links to more classes designed to accelerate your progress.
Photography eBook & Cheat Sheets

Next: Take our FREE photography quiz

Photography Quiz

Watched all 10 free classes? Let's put your brand-new knowledge to the test.
You'll receive your results instantly. Take the quiz as many times as you like until you get the score you want!
Photography Quiz

An Introduction to Photography FAQ

Karl Taylor Tutor
Meet your tutor

Karl Taylor

As a professional photographer, I'm proud to have been involved in the industry for nearly 30 years. As well as continuing to shoot for top brands, I also work as an ambassador and consultant for major players in the photography world, inspiring photographers to reach the creative potential.

It's been a great privilege to help hundreds of thousands of people improve their photography. Through this free online photography training, I hope to continue to educate and inspire.

Learn more about me and my photography.