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online interactive courses in photography and multimedia storytelling taught by the professionals

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The Compelling Image is an online photography school offering interactive classes for photographers of all skill levels and interests - an affordable, convenient and inspiring way to learn and encourage your creativity - wherever you live.

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Creating Compelling Compositions

Creating Compelling Compositions

A photograph is powerful for not just WHAT subject is depicted, but HOW that subject is presented to the viewer.  Not at all new, this idea

Creative Fine Art Photography

Creative Fine Art Photography

Fine Art Photography is traditionally thought of as an image captured "masterfully." Think of the works of masters like Paul Strand, Irving Penn, and Dorothea Lange.

Digital Black and White Photography

Digital Black and White Photography

While black and white photographs were among the very first photographs taken, they are now a new "frontier" in digital photography. Digital cameras record light differently than

How to Confidently Photograph People

How to Confidently Photograph People

Photographing people from across the street with a long lens is one thing; making those same images at conversational distance is a whole new level of

Photojournalism and Documentary Photography

Photojournalism and Documentary Photography

Viewing the world as a documentary photographer or photojournalist means more than taking the occasional snapshot. It involves a deeper look to uncover the facts and

Photography Portfolio Review with Bob Sacha

Photography Portfolio Review with Bob Sacha

Objective evaluation of one’s own photographic or multimedia work can often be a frustrating and seemingly unattainable goal.  It takes an impartial and experienced eye to

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As a TCI student, you’ll receive valuable critiques and advice from your instructor, timely answers to your questions and be able to discuss all that is happening on your course with fellow classmates.

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