About This Workshop Bundle

Tim Grey is teaching two live online workshops during the month of October 2020, and you can save by signing up for both with this bundle.

The first online workshop will be "Improving Your Photography", which will help you master both the technical and creative aspects of photography to create more compelling photos.

The second online workshop is focused on applying creative effects to your photos using Adobe Photoshop.

Along the way you'll have direct access to Tim so you can get answers to your specific questions and critiques of your photos.

NOTE: This bundle includes two online workshops that will be offered during the month of October 2020. The individual online workshops are priced at US$99 each, but you can get both for just $149 with this bundle.

Online Sessions: Improve Your Photography

The live online sessions will be as follows:

  • Mastering Exposure
    Tuesday, October 6, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Creative Control
    Tuesday, October 13, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Photographic Composition
    Tuesday, October 20, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Approaching the Scene
    Tuesday, October 27, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

Online Sessions: Creative Effects in Photoshop

The live online sessions will be as follows:

  • Creative Adjustments
    Thursday, October 8, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Filter Effects
    Thursday, October 15, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Blend Modes and More
    Thursday, October 22, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Masking for Creativity
    Thursday, October 29, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

What's Included

This online workshop bundle includes:

  • Eight 2-hour live online interactive workshop sessions (four sessions for each of the two online workshops)
  • Access to recordings of all sessions you can watch (or download) anytime
  • Ability to submit questions during the live sessions
  • Option to submit follow-up questions via email

Session Details: Improve Your Photography

During the four live online sessions included in this online workshop, you'll gain knowledge in both the technical and creative aspects of photography. Here are details of the topics covered in each session:

Mastering Exposure

This session will focus on the technicalities and practicalities of photographic exposure. Topics will include:

  • What "Exposure Value" actually means, and how it can be helpful in your photography
  • How camera meters attempt to determine appropriate exposure settings
  • How to estimate exposure for a scene, even without a meter
  • Calculating and evaluating exposure settings
  • Methods for gaining confidence using Manual mode, and when it should be employed
  • Choosing camera settings to help you achieve accurate exposures
  • Techniques for overcoming challenging exposure situations
  • And more

Creative Control

In this session we'll translate the technical aspects of exposure into the creative control we can exercise over our photos. Topics will include:

  • The impact of camera settings on different attributes of a photo
  • How to choose your priority for exposure settings
  • Understanding depth of field, and techniques for calculating camera settings and the actual depth of field for an image
  • How the concept of hyperfocal distance impacts your photos and your photography
  • Options for freezing or blurring motion based on shutter speed
  • Using accessories to supplement camera settings
  • Understanding the role of perspective in your photography
  • And more

Photographic Composition

This session will go beyond the basic "rules" of composition in photography to help you create photos you are proud of. Topics will include:

  • Taking into account your motivation for a photo when composing a scene
  • Tips for improving your eye for composition
  • Concepts to help you improve your photo composition
  • Managing both the "big picture" and "little picture" for composition
  • Attributes to watch for when composing a photo
  • And more

Approaching the Scene

During this session we'll "put it all together" and focus on tips for helping you make the most of your photography. Topics will include:

  • Techniques for practicing the key aspects of photography
  • How to choose the general and specific scene you will photograph
  • Timing your photography for optimal results
  • How you can explore multiple creative options for a single subject
  • Exploring different angles to consider for a scene
  • Examples of photos and the thought process that went into them
  • And more

Session Details: Creative Effects in Photoshop

During the four live online sessions included in this online workshop, you'll learn to make the most of Adobe Photoshop to produce unique creative effects. Here are details of the topics covered in each session:

Creative Adjustments

This session will help you take the various adjustments in Photoshop to a new level, with a variety of creative results. Topics will include:

  • Creating impressive black and white interpretations of a color photo
  • Adding a color tint to add mood to an image
  • Shifting colors for interesting changes to a photo
  • Unique ways to use the Curves adjustment for creative (and sometimes wild) effects
  • Seldom-used adjustments that can add creativity to an image
  • And more

Filter Effects

This session will focus on filters that are aimed at adding creative effects, along with additional tools you might not have considered using for your photos. Topics will include:

  • Basic filters that can add creativity to a photo
  • Tips for getting the best results with artistic filters
  • Blending the effect of multiple filters on one image
  • How plug-ins can extend the filters available in Photoshop
  • And more

Blend Modes and More

In this session you'll learn how blend modes work, and how blend modes, channels, and other effects can be leveraged for a wide variety of creative effects. This session will provide you with ??? Topics will include:

  • How blend modes work
  • Creative effects using blend modes
  • Employing channels for a variety of creative looks 
  • How layer effects can add depth and dimension to a photo
  • And more

Masking for Creativity

During this session you'll learn how you can target creative effects to specific areas of a photo through the use of layer masks. Topics will include:

  • Applying adjustments and filter effects to only certain areas of a photo
  • Adding creative border effects to photos
  • How shapes and layer effects can add a bit of visual interest to a photo
  • Using text to determine which portions of a photo are visible
  • And more

Have Questions?

If you have questions about this live online workshop experience, please email Tim Grey at tim@timgrey.com.

Please Note: This is a live online workshop experience with direct access to Tim Grey, providing a valuable opportunity to get your specific questions answered. This workshop is not included in the GreyLearning Ultimate Bundle.