Larry Becker

Larry Becker

For more than 25 years, Larry has been simplifying technology and helping people understand it through books, magazine articles, DVDs, online videos, and live training. Larry has been seen by millions of viewers worldwide on web TV shows like DTownTV and Photoshop User TV, but he’s most widely known for his work as a trainer and gear reviewer for B&H Photo. Larry’s technology training landed him on national TV with Leo LaPorte, on training DVDs in the packages with Sony PDAs, and sharing a stage with Buzz Aldren while representing Palm, Inc. at the giant tech trade shows in Las Vegas. His client list also includes Pepsi, GE, Lawrence Livermore National Labs, and the National Association of Realtors.

Join Larry Becker in this fantastic guide to the full featured Sony A7R III! Larry starts off with a look at the things you need to know to get up and running quickly, and then proceeds through shooting modes, autofocus options, video capture, and customizations you can make to this camera your own.This class is perfect for the advanced enthusiast or pro photographer.

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Join Larry Becker in this fantastic guide to the full featured Sony A7R III! Larry starts off with a look at the things you need to know to get up and running quickly, and then proceeds through shooting modes, autofocus options, video capture, and customizations you can make to this camera your own.This class is perfect for the advanced enthusiast or pro photographer.

If a Canon 6D Mark II is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join Larry Becker as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with the 6D Mark II. Larry focuses on getting you oriented to the layout of the camera, teaching you the quickest ways to do the tasks you’ll want to do, and how to customize the camera to suit your workflow. By the end of the class you’ll have a solid grasp of what this camera is capable of doing, and where to go to make any needed changes to this amazingly powerful camera.

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If a Canon 6D Mark II is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join Larry Becker as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with the 6D Mark II. Larry focuses on getting you oriented to the layout of the camera, teaching you the quickest ways to do the tasks you’ll want to do, and how to customize the camera to suit your workflow. By the end of the class you’ll have a solid grasp of what this camera is capable of doing, and where to go to make any needed changes to this amazingly powerful camera.

Join Larry Becker for a class designed to give you a firm understanding of lens characteristics, capabilities, technologies, and key terms. Lens manufacturing has advanced at a rapid rate, and it is important to stay up to date with the advantages newer lenses have over those in the past. Larry takes you through the variety of lens mounts, aperture settings, focusing concerns, image stabilization, and cutting edge lens technologies that will make you a better lens consumer. Larry wraps up the class with a closer look at a few popular lens configurations currently available.

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Join Larry Becker for a class designed to give you a firm understanding of lens characteristics, capabilities, technologies, and key terms. Lens manufacturing has advanced at a rapid rate, and it is important to stay up to date with the advantages newer lenses have over those in the past. Larry takes you through the variety of lens mounts, aperture settings, focusing concerns, image stabilization, and cutting edge lens technologies that will make you a better lens consumer. Larry wraps up the class with a closer look at a few popular lens configurations currently available.

Learn all about focusing with Larry Becker! You’ll hit the ground running in this class, as Larry starts off with some basic concepts and terminology before digging deeper into everything related to focus techniques, tips, and best practices. Beginners and experienced users alike can benefit from learning how to take advantage what your camera (regardless of manufacturer) has to offer to help you get super sharp photos in all kinds of situations and subject matter. You’ll learn how to set the diopter for your vision, how to control depth of field, the differences in focusing when using the viewfinder versus live view, the benefits of back button focusing, and so much more!

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Learn all about focusing with Larry Becker! You’ll hit the ground running in this class, as Larry starts off with some basic concepts and terminology before digging deeper into everything related to focus techniques, tips, and best practices. Beginners and experienced users alike can benefit from learning how to take advantage what your camera (regardless of manufacturer) has to offer to help you get super sharp photos in all kinds of situations and subject matter. You’ll learn how to set the diopter for your vision, how to control depth of field, the differences in focusing when using the viewfinder versus live view, the benefits of back button focusing, and so much more!

If a Canon 1DX Mark II is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join Larry Becker as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with Canon’s flagship camera. This is a pro-level camera, so Larry skips the basics and focuses on getting you oriented to the layout of the camera, teaching you the quickest ways to do the tasks you’ll want to do, and how to customize the camera to suit your workflow. By the end of the class you’ll have a solid grasp of what this camera is capable of doing, and where to go to make any needed changes.

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If a Canon 1DX Mark II is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join Larry Becker as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with Canon’s flagship camera. This is a pro-level camera, so Larry skips the basics and focuses on getting you oriented to the layout of the camera, teaching you the quickest ways to do the tasks you’ll want to do, and how to customize the camera to suit your workflow. By the end of the class you’ll have a solid grasp of what this camera is capable of doing, and where to go to make any needed changes.

Camera Essentials: Nikon D5

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Get the most out of your Nikon D5! Join Larry Becker as he walks you through the important things you’ll want to know about your new D5. This is not a class for seeing every menu option and obscure function, but instead Larry focuses on the things you need to know to get the camera to do what you want it to do, as if a good friend was showing you how. You’ll learn the basics of navigating the camera, how to access various shooting modes, where to find key settings, and along the way Larry shares a wealth of tips, recommendations, and insights to help you feel like a master user by the end of the class.

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Get the most out of your Nikon D5! Join Larry Becker as he walks you through the important things you’ll want to know about your new D5. This is not a class for seeing every menu option and obscure function, but instead Larry focuses on the things you need to know to get the camera to do what you want it to do, as if a good friend was showing you how. You’ll learn the basics of navigating the camera, how to access various shooting modes, where to find key settings, and along the way Larry shares a wealth of tips, recommendations, and insights to help you feel like a master user by the end of the class.

Get the most out of your Nikon D500! Join Larry Becker as he walks you through the important things you’ll want to know about your new D500. This is not a class for seeing every menu option and obscure function, but instead Larry focuses on the things you need to know to get the camera to do what you want it to do, as if a good friend was showing you how. You’ll learn the basics of navigating the buttons and dials, how to access various shooting modes, where to find key settings, and along the way Larry shares a wealth of tips, recommendations, and insights to help you feel like a master user by the end of the class.

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Get the most out of your Nikon D500! Join Larry Becker as he walks you through the important things you’ll want to know about your new D500. This is not a class for seeing every menu option and obscure function, but instead Larry focuses on the things you need to know to get the camera to do what you want it to do, as if a good friend was showing you how. You’ll learn the basics of navigating the buttons and dials, how to access various shooting modes, where to find key settings, and along the way Larry shares a wealth of tips, recommendations, and insights to help you feel like a master user by the end of the class.

If a Canon 5D Mark IV is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join Larry Becker as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with this amazing camera. From getting oriented to all of the buttons and dials, to making the right choices for shooting modes, autofocus, exposure, and video, Larry methodically steps through the features and functions you need to know while explaining their purpose and showing you how it's done.

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If a Canon 5D Mark IV is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join Larry Becker as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with this amazing camera. From getting oriented to all of the buttons and dials, to making the right choices for shooting modes, autofocus, exposure, and video, Larry methodically steps through the features and functions you need to know while explaining their purpose and showing you how it's done.

Camera Basics: Canon 80D

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Get up to speed on the Canon 80D! Join Larry Becker as he shows you around one of his favorite cameras on the market today. In this class Larry will teach you about all the settings that matter most, the key features and functions, and help you get going quickly with tips and insight about the specifics of using this camera for both stills and video. By the end of the class you’ll be familiar with all of the buttons, dials, and menus you need to know to get the most out of this powerful camera.

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Get up to speed on the Canon 80D! Join Larry Becker as he shows you around one of his favorite cameras on the market today. In this class Larry will teach you about all the settings that matter most, the key features and functions, and help you get going quickly with tips and insight about the specifics of using this camera for both stills and video. By the end of the class you’ll be familiar with all of the buttons, dials, and menus you need to know to get the most out of this powerful camera.

Whether you are a professional or a hobbyist, there's no getting around the fact that photography gear can be expensive. Join our own Larry Becker as he shares all kinds of cool ways you can save money on a wide range of photographic accessories. Larry is always thinking of clever alternatives to conventional gear and do-it-yourself ways to make the things you need at a much lower cost. Sometimes we can save money just by learning from the cautionary tales told by our peers. In this class Larry has gathered up a ton of his favorite tips, tricks, and projects to help you find low cost solutions for things all photographers need and use. By the end of the class you’ll be ready to head out to your local hardware store and start experimenting with your own solutions and alternatives, so that you’ll have more money to spend on the important things.

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Whether you are a professional or a hobbyist, there's no getting around the fact that photography gear can be expensive. Join our own Larry Becker as he shares all kinds of cool ways you can save money on a wide range of photographic accessories. Larry is always thinking of clever alternatives to conventional gear and do-it-yourself ways to make the things you need at a much lower cost. Sometimes we can save money just by learning from the cautionary tales told by our peers. In this class Larry has gathered up a ton of his favorite tips, tricks, and projects to help you find low cost solutions for things all photographers need and use. By the end of the class you’ll be ready to head out to your local hardware store and start experimenting with your own solutions and alternatives, so that you’ll have more money to spend on the important things.

Camera Basics: Canon 6D

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Larry Becker provides the best way possible to learn your new Canon 6D By presenting to you all the settings, buttons and dials and all of their uses so that you don't have to look at the manual.

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Larry Becker provides the best way possible to learn your new Canon 6D By presenting to you all the settings, buttons and dials and all of their uses so that you don't have to look at the manual.

Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you around the Olympus PEN E-P5, teaching you everything you need to know about this particular camera's buttons, dials and settings.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you around the Olympus PEN E-P5, teaching you everything you need to know about this particular camera's buttons, dials and settings.

Camera Basics: Sony NEX-3N

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick take you through a step by step process of how to use all the dials, buttons, and settings on your Sony NEX-3N.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick take you through a step by step process of how to use all the dials, buttons, and settings on your Sony NEX-3N.

Larry Becker and Mia McCormick take you through all the features and settings of the Canon 5D Mark III.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick take you through all the features and settings of the Canon 5D Mark III.

Camera Basics: Canon 70D

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick demonstrate the buttons dials and settings necessary to effectively operate your Canon 70D.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick demonstrate the buttons dials and settings necessary to effectively operate your Canon 70D.

Camera Basics: Nikon 1V2

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you how to properly use your Nikon 1V2, by demonstrating all the dials, buttons, and settings you'll need to know.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you how to properly use your Nikon 1V2, by demonstrating all the dials, buttons, and settings you'll need to know.

Camera Basics: Nikon D5200

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick give an in-depth lesson on the Nikon D5200 and all the different features it has, and how you can use them.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick give an in-depth lesson on the Nikon D5200 and all the different features it has, and how you can use them.

Camera Basics: Nikon D3200

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick teach you how to use all the different buttons, dials and features on your Nikon D3200.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick teach you how to use all the different buttons, dials and features on your Nikon D3200.

Camera Basics: Nikon D7100

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you how to use every aspect of your Nikon D7100.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you how to use every aspect of your Nikon D7100.

Camera Basics: Canon SL1

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick give an in-depth class all about the Canon EOS SL1, teaching you what all the buttons, dials and settings can do for you.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick give an in-depth class all about the Canon EOS SL1, teaching you what all the buttons, dials and settings can do for you.

Camera Basics: Canon T5i

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The T5i is similar in structure and function to the T4i. In this video, Larry Becker highlights three of the major differences between the T5i and the T4i. For a more in depth look into the camera body check out Camera Basics: Canon T4i.

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The T5i is similar in structure and function to the T4i. In this video, Larry Becker highlights three of the major differences between the T5i and the T4i. For a more in depth look into the camera body check out Camera Basics: Canon T4i.

Camera Basics: Canon T4i

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick teach you about the most useful settings and configurations on your Canon EOS T4i.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick teach you about the most useful settings and configurations on your Canon EOS T4i.

Camera Basics: Canon T3i

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick break down the mechanics of the Canon EOS T3i

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick break down the mechanics of the Canon EOS T3i

Larry Becker and Mia McCormick take you on a comprehensive tour of the Canon 5D Mark II.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick take you on a comprehensive tour of the Canon 5D Mark II.

Camera Basics: Canon 7D

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick go over all the buttons and dials that you'll need to know in order to get the most out of your Canon EOS 7D.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick go over all the buttons and dials that you'll need to know in order to get the most out of your Canon EOS 7D.

Camera Basics: Sony A77

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you how to use all the technical aspects of your Sony A77 Camera.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you how to use all the technical aspects of your Sony A77 Camera.

Camera Basics: Nikon D600

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you around the Nikon D600 to get you ready to take the best pictures possible.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick show you around the Nikon D600 to get you ready to take the best pictures possible.

Camera Basics: Nikon D800

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick go over the most useful buttons, dials, and settings on your D800 and help you get ready to start taking beautiful photos.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick go over the most useful buttons, dials, and settings on your D800 and help you get ready to start taking beautiful photos.

Camera Basics: Nikon D7000

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick go over the buttons, dials, and menus of the Nikon D7000, so that you're ready to use this camera to its fullest potential.

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Larry Becker and Mia McCormick go over the buttons, dials, and menus of the Nikon D7000, so that you're ready to use this camera to its fullest potential.

Photoshop Elements 9 for Photographers is an in-depth class loaded with detailed lessons to help photographers master the fine adjustments necessary to make their images look just right. If you're more than a beginner, and you feel like the automatic ‘fixes' Elements offers don't give you enough control, then this class is for you! Larry Becker takes you through numerous exercises to show you how to fix everything from portraits to landscapes, he covers photo finishing, hard-to-select objects, compositing, color correction, printing, and much more. Watch this class and you'll be amazed how much of a Photoshop Elements expert you become.

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Photoshop Elements 9 for Photographers is an in-depth class loaded with detailed lessons to help photographers master the fine adjustments necessary to make their images look just right. If you're more than a beginner, and you feel like the automatic ‘fixes' Elements offers don't give you enough control, then this class is for you! Larry Becker takes you through numerous exercises to show you how to fix everything from portraits to landscapes, he covers photo finishing, hard-to-select objects, compositing, color correction, printing, and much more. Watch this class and you'll be amazed how much of a Photoshop Elements expert you become.

Join National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP) Executive Director, Larry Becker, as he takes you through the finer points of Photoshop Elements 9, what makes it different from regular Photoshop, and how to get the most out of it for your photography as you learn the basics of the program and how to use it in your photography workflow.

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Join National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP) Executive Director, Larry Becker, as he takes you through the finer points of Photoshop Elements 9, what makes it different from regular Photoshop, and how to get the most out of it for your photography as you learn the basics of the program and how to use it in your photography workflow.

Digital Arsenal

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This class aims to answer common questions from digital photographers who are new to Photoshop, including some of the things you should know about improving pictures and fixing problems to get started on the right foot. You will find interesting, new techniques mixed in with tried and true repairs for a collection of stuff every shooter should know.

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This class aims to answer common questions from digital photographers who are new to Photoshop, including some of the things you should know about improving pictures and fixing problems to get started on the right foot. You will find interesting, new techniques mixed in with tried and true repairs for a collection of stuff every shooter should know.