Travel Photography: Capturing the Essence of a City

Watch Travel Photography: Capturing the Essence of a City

Join Scott Kelby as he shows you how to capture the essence of the locations you visit when you travel. Though this is set in Venice, this is not a class on photographing Venice as the tools and techniques you’ll learn can be applied to any city that you visit. Scott shares his big picture perspective on how his travel photography has evolved, the gear and camera settings he uses, tips for scouting locations before you go and after you arrive, tips for shooting exteriors and interiors of buildings, how to photograph people, and so much more. The ultimate goal is being able to tell a story with your photographs that captures the timelessness of the city, and makes your audience go “wow, I want to go there!” watch trailer | watch course

Lesson 1 : The Big Picture
Lesson 2 : Think Like You Are On Assignment
Lesson 3 : Gear Talk
Lesson 4 : Camera Settings
Lesson 5 : Location Scouting
Lesson 6 : Architectural Exteriors
Lesson 7 : Avoiding Tourists in Your Photos
Lesson 8 : Vantage Point is Key
Lesson 9 : Shooting Interiors
Lesson 10 : Changing Your Perspective
Lesson 11 : Photographing People
Lesson 12 : The Hero Shot

Scott Kelby | Award-Winning Photoshop, Photography & Lightroom Author

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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