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Image resizing in Photoshop speeds up the process of processing huge numbers of images especially when you have worked on a lot of real estate properties. Resizing pictures for diverse use cases can be time-consuming, especially if you have a lot of im ...



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The Art & Science of Great Composition: Tony Colangelo

Improving your compositions is the best and quickest way to take your photography to the next level. It is the most dominant factor in creating an image that delights our clients – even if they don’t know why they love the shot so much. To im ...

Mastering Real Estate Photography Tutorial with Garey Gomez

In Garey's own words: Real Estate and Interior Photography Tutorial Join me as I walk through multiple photos in three different properties, each presenting their own unique challenges. We’ll shoot a brand new open-concept home with light colored finis ...

The Art of Real Estate Cinematography

Award winning filmmaker Nick Swartzendruber teaches you the how & why of real estate filmmaking. From the planning to the delivery, Nick walks you through his thought process every step of the way to help you not only understand the fundamentals of ...

Lighting For Real Estate Photography: Scott Hargis

Lighting For Real Estate Photography is a 28-part video series devoted to lighting techniques using small flashes. Interiors photographer Scott Hargis shows you, in detail, the techniques he uses to produce real estate photographs that require little o ...

Fstoppers: Where Art Meets Architecture Part 1 With Mike Kelley

In this photography tutorial, Mike will explain each and every technique he uses to produce his stunning images. The full photography tutorial is broken down into three chapters, each covering the tools necessary to succeed in the different niche marke ...

Fstoppers: Where Art Meets Architecture Part 2 With Mike Kelley has teamed up with Mike Kelley to produce the second installment of Where Art Meets Architecture: How to Photograph Luxury Homes and Advanced Photoshop Techniques. With 21 lessons and 13 hours of video content, this tutorial will take you ...

Fstoppers: Where Art Meets Architecture Part 3 With Mike Kelley has teamed up with Mike Kelley to produce the third installment of Where Art Meets Architecture: How to Photograph Hotels, Resorts, and the Business of Commercial Architectural Photography.  With 18 brand new lessons and 13 hour ...

PRO EDU: Tony Roslund Takes You Behind The Scenes Of Commercial Architecture Photography

Go on-location with Tony Roslund to photograph multiple rooms in a beautiful, large Microsoft office space designed by HOK Architects. Learn his entire architecture photography process to find angles, utilize natural light, light with strobes, and ...

PRO EDU: Go On Location With Working Pro, Barry Mckenzie To Shoot And Retouch A Home

Go on location with renowned real estate photographer, Barry Mackenzie as he crafts and prepares images of a home ready to be put on the market. Get insider tips from a working photography pro to capture beautifully composed images allowing potential b ...