Essentials for a SPORTS Photography Business

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For anyone wanting to get started in sports photography there’s no better brain to pick than the legendary Dave Black. In this class, moderated by Scott Kelby, Dave takes questions from a live audience on a range of sports photography topics. As the questions come in and the answers flow, Dave shares his well earned insights into a range of topics, such as choosing the right gear for the sport you are covering, how to work with a wire service, how to get credentials, what makes a photo publishable, who owns the copyright of your photos, how to get started in the commercial side of sports photography, and more. All along the way Dave shares fascinating stories from his decades of experience covering a wide range of sports. watch trailer | watch course

Lesson 1 : Choosing Gear and Settings
Lesson 2 : Getting Credentials
Lesson 3 : Getting Work With Wire Service
Lesson 4 : What Makes a Photo Publishable
Lesson 5 : Income Possibilities
Lesson 6 : Who Owns the Photos
Lesson 7 : Comercial Photography
Lesson 8 : Are There Shortcuts to Success?

Meet The Instructors | Dave Black & Scott Kelby

Dave Black

Dave Black

For over 30 years Dave Black’s work has centered on the sports industry, working with publications such as Sports Illustrated, Time, and Newsweek, covering events like the Masters, Kentucky Derby, National Football League, NASCAR, and the Olympics. Dave is also known for his creative and artistic technique of Lightpainting. He was also named one of Nikon’s “Legends Behind the Lens” photographers.

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Scott Kelby

Scott Kelby

Scott is the President and CEO of KelbyOne, is also the original "Photoshop Guy", is the editor and publisher of Photoshop User Magazine, Conference Technical Chair for the Photoshop World Conference, Training Director and instructor for KelbyOne Live Seminars, and author of a string of bestselling technology and photography books.

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