It's easy to miss out on photography deals unless you really keep yourself updated about them. To help you stay updated on great deals from around the web, we bring you another post with links to some really sweet deals on photography education, photography gear and software presets.
Photography Education – eBooks, Guides and Training Resources
There are a lot of great photography courses on Udemy, both free and paid. The paid ones are usually more comprehensive and cover any topic in greater detail. Do check out the list of courses there and enroll yourself in the ones that you find interesting. For those who are registering for a paid course for the first time, you can use the coupon code ACT50 to avail a one time 50% discount on any course of your choice.
At Creative Live, there are always free courses running that you can enroll in and attend. But there is a catch, the courses are live i.e. you can attend the classes only during the dates and time mentioned in their calender. Of course, you can pay for any course (current or from the past) to be able to watch the videos and lectures at your convenience. This particular course, taken by Jared Platt, teaches you advanced Lightroom workflow, as the name indicates. It runs from March 24-26, 9 AM – 4 PM Los Angeles time. If you have the time, go for it. It's free!
This eBook by photographer Mitchell Kanaskavich takes you through step-by-step tutorials to teach you everything you need to know about post-processing. It explains post-processing by taking a detailed look at the workflow employed in the five example images in the eBook. Grab your copy today at $9, after a 25% discount. Your purchase comes with a lifetime money-back guarantee.
A graphics tablet is a great way to effortlessly retouch your photos. And Wacom is among the best in making wonderful tablets for such purposes. This particular model is a medium sized (8.5 x 5.3in) tablet that you can use to edit photos, paint, draw and sketch. It comes with free downloadable software like Photoshop Elements 11 and quite a few others. It's available for $186.11 after a 6% discount.
If you've been thinking to make an investment on this popular lens, now seems like the best time to do it. It is currently being sold with a $200 mail-in rebate. After this significant deduction, the price effectively becomes $2099. The offer ends on March 29, so go grab it today!
This lightweight but sturdy tripod from Vanguard will be a great companion on your trips when you need something stable to capture crisp photos. With a maximum extended height of 1450 mm, it can provide your camera sufficient elevation. And at a weight of 1.32 kg, it is quite portable enough to carry with you wherever you want to take it. The price is $79.99., after a 33% discount.
Presets for Lightroom
Pastel Passions – Lightroom Presets
If you are looking for that gorgeous muted pastel effect in your photographs, then this collection of presets is just for you. This collection contains 12 presets that enhance and control pastel colors in your images which works extremely well with portrait images. They are available for $41.
This collection of 25 innovative presets provide a wide range of enhancements. You are likely to use them more often than you can imagine as these presets will definitely be able to provide the look you're after in your images. You can buy an additional collection to avail a 10% discount on the final price.
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What We Recommend to Improve Your Photography Fast
It's possible to get some pretty large improvements in your photography skills very fast be learning some fundamentals. Consider this the 80:20 rule of photography where 80% of the improvements will come from 20% of the learnable skills. Those fundamentals include camera craft, composition, understanding light and mastering post-production. Here are the premium guides we recommend.