Online class with Michael Melford & Tim Laman

National Geographic Guide to Landscape & Wildlife Photography: by The Great Courses

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Capture the diverse beauty of nature with your camera.

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Michael Melford is an award-winning photographer who specializes in travel and landscape photography, serving National Geographic for more than 30 yea...Read more

Lessons (24)

Landscape Photographer, Landscape Artist
1. Landscape Photographer, Landscape Artist
Meet your first instructor, Michael Melford, and get started by understanding the essence of great landscape photography. Michael explains the element...Read more
31min
Seeing the Way the Camera Sees
2. Seeing the Way the Camera Sees
Discover how shutter speed, depth of field, and ISO (a camera's sensitivity to light) work with one another to form the foundation of powerful landsca...Read more
26min
What's in My Bag?
3. What's in My Bag?
Peer inside the landscape photographer's bag and discover when to use essential tools including cable releases, different lenses, such as the perfect ...Read more
32min
Four Kinds of Light in Landscapes
4. Four Kinds of Light in Landscapes
Every worthwhile landscape photo has three elements that make it powerful: composition, light, and content. Michael goes over compositional aspects su...Read more
28min
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Michael Melford is an award-winning photographer who specializes in travel and landscape photography, serving National Geographic for more than 30 yea...Read more