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I just wish I could SEE what Jerry sees. Well.....

Have you ever said that when watching an episode? I know I have when I've seen him work. Well, I'm super excited because we have new technology that will LITERALLY let you see what Jerry is seeing through his viewfinder. It makes for such a great learning experience and we can't wait to hear...

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If you think Jerry's funny...wait until you meet his dad

This week's new episode is live! It's a shoot we did in Greece and it was really special because the session took place in the remote mountain village where Jerry's dad grew up. What made it even more special was that we made this trip with Jerry's dad! Photographically speaking, this episode...

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Your favorite thing this week will be hearing Jerry speak Greek

This week's episode features a fashion shoot that is very special to Jerry. We were able to visit the village where his dad was born and raised in Greece. We share that fun shoot this week which is a great lesson on shooting outdoors. The models spoke English but you'll hear Jerry slip into Greek...

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Large bridal parties, reflectors...this wedding had it all!

This week's episode has a big bridal party on a hot summer day in a park. The late afternoon light was perfect for backlight...but it meant that Jerry needed to use his reflector quite a bit. So if you need to up your reflector game - you'll really enjoy this. Jerry used a traditional reflector...

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Can't do studio portraits because I don't have a studio. Wrong answer! Here's why:

If you're feeling disappointed because you don't have a "proper" (whatever that means) studio to do portraits in, you're missing out on a big opportunity to play and have fun with your clients. In this week's episode, the session took place in our (tiny) guest bedroom (it measured about 10' x...

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You find an old light at a flea market and next thing you know...

You may have heard Jerry say (many times!) how important scheduling a personal shoot is for your creativity. It's in important part of your journey to being an even better photographer. And we all can be better. This week's new episode was a shoot that we were commissioned for, but Jerry did...

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What happens when you use equipment the WRONG way? Magic!

If you know Jerry or have seen him work, you know that he's always thinking outside the box. This week's lesson teaches us that you can't be afraid to try to do things the wrong way. Sometimes the results are pure magic. Don't be afraid to try! Check out this week's couple's portrait session...

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How many bridal portraits can Jerry create as we are being rushed out the door??

This week's new episode is a complete lesson on efficiency. It's the bride's coverage from Brian and Stephanie's wedding. And you'll love seeing just how Jerry doesn't waste a single moment even as we are walking out the door. He maximizes every opportunity which staying calm. Enjoy!! Brian...

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This takes "patience makes perfect" to a WHOLE different level!

Have you ever heard someone say, "Ahhh, it's good enough." And many times that is a very fair statement - especially when you are managing your time efficiently! But every once in a while, you'll be doing something that is really special or has the potential to be really great. And that's...

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Get out of your own way by following this one simple tip

We are all our own worst critics. We see these amazing wow images that other photographers post on line or on social media and go into our next session determined to create an ENTIRE session filled with those wow images. The truth is, most successful photographers may get a handful of "wow"...

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