Learn Photography Online
The Four Weeks to Proficiency in Photography is a virtual bootcamp designed to give you a solid photography education in just four short weeks. Watch the free mini-course to get a taste of this course.
If you are a photo artist looking for ideas and support on how to sell your fine art photography, check out the resources we offer.
Peggy Farren also offers business coaching. We generally start working on your strategy and make a plan for your success!
Online classes coming soon!
The Understand Photography Show is a podcast/Youtube show where we teach about travel, nature and fine art photography. We have MANY episodes about different components to selling your artwork.
Success in photography – or any art really – is less about being discovered or being the best. Instead, it’s more about knowing how the system works and where photo buyers go when they need good images. This online class teaches you how to get started in stock photography, how to sell your images to magazines and more!
This Photoshop Cram Course is designed for beginners in Photoshop. We’ve found the best format for our students is a series of short videos. Watch a video, put what you’ve learned in practice, then move on to the next video. Rewind if you need to. We go slowly and step by step.
Understand Photography has partnered up with Great Escape Publishing to offer their Travel Writing Course.
This course teaches writing and more importantly, how to get paid for your photography and writing.
Peggy took this course and got so much out of it that she reached out to see if we could sell the class as an affiliate. We negotiated a fantastic price, not available on the GEP website!
Follow along as Peggy Farren teaches Photoshop techniques specific to nature photographers. You’ll learn how to make finely detailed selections using a couple of different plug-ins, how to swap skies, how to fix chromatic aberration and how to do selective color.
Understanding Lightroom Catalogs, Folders, Files & Collections online course will explain the purpose of the Lightroom catalogs, folders, & collections, then clearly explains how & when to use each one. It also talks about the different methods of naming & organizing folders and show how to reorganize folders on your hard drive so that you can easily find your images anytime.
This Photoshop Elements Cram Course is designed for beginners. We’ve found the best format for our students is a series of short videos. Watch a video, put what you’ve learned in practice, then move on to the next video. Rewind if you need to. We go slowly and step by step.
Award-winning photographer and instructor Peggy Farren shows how you can perform your own underwater photo shoot. She explains everything that you need to know, including selecting your equipment and props, setting up your pool, and poses for the model. After walking you through a shoot with a model, Peggy provides a step-by-step tutorial on editing your pictures in PhotoShop.
Learn how to leverage its capability by understanding the various features and functions provided by the included camera app as well as other supporting tools.
This course is designed to increase your knowledge of using your cell phone’s camera to take great pictures!