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An outdoor portrait session in full sun and with reflectors. And also Jerry's dad.

We finish our coverage of the portrait session Jerry took of me recently in Dimitsana, Greece: the village where his dad grew up. It was so special because we were able to visit this village with his dad and in this episode, Jerry decided to include him in several portraits, too. But the...

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What light source will you be using this week? We've got you covered.

This week's new episode uses pretty much ALL the light sources! We continue our coverage of the fashion shoot Jerry did in Greece. In this episode, the couple is dressed in wedding clothes and Jerry plays with natural light, off camera flash, a Profoto with a softbox, and even Ice Lights. So...

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And the streets were filled with the sounds of Kalamatinos!

When you're in Greece some things are pretty certain. You'll see some incredible scenery. It will be impossible to have a boring time since "fun" is pretty much built into the culture here. And you will absolutely see a lot of dancing. Whether you are in a restaurant, a bar or in someone's...

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That time I got Jerry to photograph ME!

This week's new episode is a really fun portrait session. But it's super special to us personally because Jerry photographed ME! And photographed me in his dad's village in Greece while we were visiting there with his dad. On a professional level, it's a great lesson on using reflectors. And...

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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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