2018 Fine Art Wedding Workshop

2018 Fine Art Wedding Workshop

Excited to announce the dates for our 2018 Fine Art Wedding Workshop!   Taking place on 14th and 15th of March, the two day educational experience will include styled wedding and engagement shoots, and we’ll dedicate time to post-production and business. You’ll...
What’s In Your Bag – Lyn Chapman

What’s In Your Bag – Lyn Chapman

Engage Live trainer and newborn photographer Lyn Chapman on the essential gear she uses in her everyday working life. Camera Body Nikon D750 Nikon D600 Nikon D3s Lens Nikon 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 Nikon 70-200 f2.8 v2 Nikon 24-70 f2.8 Nikon 60mm f.28 Nikon 50mm f1.8 Sigma...
How To Utilise Hashtags To Grow Your Instagram Community

How To Utilise Hashtags To Grow Your Instagram Community

Instagram is the social media platforms that photographers have been crying out for. Dedicated to imagery, it provides a platform to showcase your work, and if you know how to use it properly, it can get you work also. Food photographer and Engage Live trainer Bea...
Five Things You Will Learn From Lightroom For Beginners

Five Things You Will Learn From Lightroom For Beginners

This week we’re streaming our new class, Lightroom For Beginners, from 11am BST, Wednesday, July 27. Delivered by John Deery – who also designed our Photography For Beginners class earlier this year – the two-hour educational video introduces photographers to...
Lightroom For Beginners Trailer – Be Inspired, Get Creative!

Lightroom For Beginners Trailer – Be Inspired, Get Creative!

On Wednesday, July 27, from 11am BST to 1pm, Engage Live will be streaming our latest original class, Lightroom For Beginners with John Deery. Following on from his insightful 4-hour Photography For Beginners class, John will introduce viewers to the very basics of...
Simple Wedding Day Strategies To Capture Every Moment

Simple Wedding Day Strategies To Capture Every Moment

Has this ever happened to you: you work with the couple before the wedding day to perfect the timeline, and then, when the big day arrives, everything runs late? From hair and makeup falling behind, to an unplanned rainstorm, there are many variables that can go wrong...
Using Live Video As A Marketing Tool For Photographers

Using Live Video As A Marketing Tool For Photographers

Small businesses have many options when it comes to marketing. The most popular choices tend to centre on posting a picture and status on the more immediate social media channels like Facebook or Twitter, and maybe a longer post on a blog. As technology and...
Photographing The Night Sky – Equipment, Method And Settings

Photographing The Night Sky – Equipment, Method And Settings

Shooting the night sky is something that fascinates many photographers. Last year’s Perseid shower, for example, did not disappoint, with clear skies making for perfect conditions for capturing the magical meteor shower. So the big question is, how is it...
World Book Day – 5 Photography Books You Need To Read

World Book Day – 5 Photography Books You Need To Read

Bibliophiles rejoice – World Book Day 2016 is here! Don’t let it pass you by without picking up a new book to stimulate your love of photography. Here are 5 photography books you need to read in your lifetime. The Story of Art – Austrian academic FH Gombrich set...
7 Photography Competitions You Need To Enter In 2016

7 Photography Competitions You Need To Enter In 2016

The New Year brings with it new ambitions, and for photographers that can often mean titles and awards. Being able to mention on your homepage that you’ve come top of the pile in a local, national or international competition can do your chances of bagging new...