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PFRE is the original online resource for real estate and interior photographers. Since 2006, it has been a community hub where like-minded professionals from around the world gather to share information with a common goal of improving their work and advancing their business. With thousands of articles, covering hundreds of topics, PFRE offers the most robust collection of educational material in our field. The history of real estate photography has been documented within these pages.
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The Render Flames tool in Photoshop is a very powerful and dynamic tool that lets you add fire in just a few steps where there otherwise wasn't one in your photo. In this video, I demonstrate step by step how you can have Photoshop render a fire into a ...

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The PFRE Community Forum is an online resource for discussing the art and business of Real Estate and Interior Photography.
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For over a decade, photographers from around the world have participated in PFRE’s monthly photography contests, culminating in the year-end crowning of PFRE’s Photographer of the Year. With a new theme each month and commentary offered by some of the finest real estate & interior photographers anywhere, these contests offer a fun, competitive environment with rich learning opportunities. 

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PFRE’s Annual Conference in Las Vegas provides real estate and interior photographers from around the world an opportunity to meet on an annual basis, to learn, share best practices and make connections. Many of the leading names in our field are selected to speak on topics aimed at improving our craft and advancing our business. It’s a comfortable, relaxed environment that is fun, easy to get to, and affordable.
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PFRE Virtual Conference 2020 Announcement: Presenter Line Up Part 1 of 2

We're a few short months away from the PFRE Virtual Conference 2020 an ...

Reader Poll: Which Topics Should Be Covered at the 2020 PFRE Virtual Conference?

Planning is well underway for the 2020 PFRE Virtual Conference and we' ...

PFRE Conference 2020 Announcement

As many of you know, last year we hosted the first-ever PFRE Conferenc ...

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The PFRE podcast is focused on having meaningful conversations with world-class photographers, business professionals and industry leaders, with the goal to inform and inspire.
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PFRE prides itself on the depth and breadth of the information and professional development resources it makes available to our community. Our goal is to help real estate and interior photographers be successful while bringing the community together and elevating the industry as a whole.
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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: Garey Gomez

In Garey's own words: WE’LL SHOOT 14 IMAGES TOGETHER IN THREE DIFFERENT PROPERTIES 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 ligh ...

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

Fstoppers.com 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

Fstoppers.com 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 ...

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