Learn Multimedia Online
The Compelling Image provides you with the ability to learn multimedia online and interactively - covering a range of topics that combine audio and still photographs, video clips and stills and combinations thereof, to produce powerful and compelling multimedia stories and productions.
For decades photographers have had tremendous but unrealized creative power already in their camera bags: the battery powered speedlight. These little beasts have been relegated to essentially being on camera lights but when they are taken off camera and treated as tiny studio strobes their strength comes out. These online photography classes will have you using small on-camera speedlights - combined with some simple and affordable accessories - to create dynamic portraits - anywhere, at any time.
Have you ever witnessed a landscape so beautiful it took your breath away? As photographers, we are constantly trying to capture and save that moment forever. Whether you live in an area with deserts, oceans, forests, or plains, this online photography course will help you improve your eye for landscape compositions so you can share those moments of awe with others.
The last rolls of legendary Kodachrome have disappeared from the shelves of camera shops. Bins of assorted film cameras and accessories lay it bins, waiting to be rummaged through and sold at rock-bottom prices. The digital age of cameras is upon us. In actuality, it's been around for a number of years now and new camera models come on the scene regularly, sporting ever more features and pixel counts. Yet despite the sometimes daunting array of "bells and whistles" out there, photography is still photography. The basics still apply - and in many ways, in an ever more exciting way.
Viewing the world through photojournalistic eyes means more than taking the occasional snapshot. It involves a deeper look to uncover the facts and then present them in an informative, storytelling and creative way. These interactive and online photography classes are designed to give you what you need - hands-on - to get started.
We all have stories to tell. Whether it’s about your own life, that of your grandmother's experiences growing up or highlighting an example of corporate greed over the common good, a story worth telling, is worth telling well. Some of us are natural storytellers. Others feel they have something to say, but don’t know how to say it. In this course you will be taken step-by-step through the entire process of producing a short, easily-achievable, 5-minute documentary film on a topic of your choice. Upon completion, you will have a professional-looking documentary video that you can show to family and friends and/or upload to to the internet for all the world to see.
For models looking to advance their careers or just get that all-important "foot in the door," a stunningly photographed portfolio or "Book," is paramount. Such placed on an art director's desk can make or break chances with agencies, fashion magazines and advertisers. The same holds true for the photographer who produced it. Photographers who can create exciting photos of their model clients - images ("Tests," as they''re known in the industry) that showcase poise, beauty and talent - stand to advance their own careers, too. This online photography course shows you the way.