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.
Got cute kids? Everyone thinks so and everyone wants great pictures of their children, capturing those magic moments of childhood. Photographing kids is a specialty all on its own, requiring imagination and a readiness to delve into their world. Discover how to make photo shoots with little ones less challenging and fun, with top kids’ editorial and advertising photographer Allana Wesley White who’s work appears in Parents Magazine, Scholastic Books, Nickelodeon, La Petit Magazine, and for kids’ international fashion brands. In these online photography classes, learn the basics of how to photograph children and teenagers that will make it a rewarding experience for both the photographer and the one in front of the camera.
Whether it's flicking through decor and lifestyle magazines, checking out blogs or social media, we are collectively fascinated with “Interiors” - those wonderfully styled and lit images that speak “eloquence” or “homely” and invite the eye to explore every line, shape, texture and detail. Have you wondered just how those eye-catching compositions are made? Well, they’re not beyond your own reach as a photographer.
A 50mm lens once came "standard" with every SLR camera purchase. Then this inconspicuous, low-light performer fell from "vogue," replaced by medium-telephoto, medium-aperture others. Lost was the flexibility and control this simple and effective optical design had to offer. These online photography classes will have you taking a second and further look at just what this compact powerhouse of a lens has to offer.
Most anyone can make well-exposed photographs by daylight. Much more challenging are good photos made at night or when light levels are at their lowest. But to stow your camera in less than optimum lighting conditions is to forgo a whole other world of photographic expression and creativity.
What is a Mentor? Someone who champions your work and possesses the experience, expertise and empathy to guide you in a supportive and confident manner toward your goal. A TCI mentor is a working professional who has “been down that road” and is willing to lend one-on-one assistance to your stated project. Let this online and interactive photography mentorship bring you to the next level as a photographer.
Objective evaluation of one’s own photographic or multimedia work can often be a frustrating and unattainable goal. It takes an impartial and experienced eye to spot what strengths and weaknesses are present in a production and then point out ways to improve it. This interactive and online photography or multimedia (video, stills and audio or combinations, thereof) portfolio review experience, by award-winning professional, Ami Vitale, can place you on the path to success in your field.