• 6:29

    Canon 11-24mm Lens Review

    What is your favorite camera lens? In this free video, professional outdoor photographer, Ian Plant, shows you why the Canon 11-24mm lens has changed the way he approaches photography. What makes this lens special is the extreme, wide angle perspective at 11mm. It works best when you are photographing landscapes and need dramatic foregrounds and…

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  • 3:37

    Using UniqBall Tripod Head for Outdoor Photography

    Have you heard of the UniqBall tripod head? In this free video, professional outdoor photographer, Ian Plant, shows you why he favors the UniqBall to make his photographs. The UniqBall combines two ball heads into one. The outer ball head is used as a conventional ball head or as a leveling head for the inner…

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  • Packing Your Camera Bag for an Extended Wildlife Trip
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    Packing Your Camera Bag for an Extended Wildlife Trip

    What would it be like to pack your camera gear for an extended, photography excursion away from home? In this free video, professional outdoor photographer, Ian Plant, will take you through his own preparations as he plans for a month in Africa. Ian’s assignments include wildlife and landscape work. He packs light but smart. In…

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  • Short Telephoto Lens
    2:39

    Short Telephoto Lens and Why It’s Valuable for Outdoor Photography

    Do you have a favorite camera lens for your outdoor photography? In this free video, professional outdoor photographer, Ian Plant, will take you through the features of his own favorite, the short telephoto lens. In his camera bag, Ian always includes his 70-200mm zoom lens. He shows you how this lens works for landscape, wildlife,…

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  • How to Take Panoramic Photos
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    How to Take Panoramic Photos

    Have you tried making a panoramic photograph? The result can often be beautiful but yet difficult to create. With modern digital software, making panoramic images is now easier. In this free video, professional landscape photographer, Ian Plant, takes you through the process of how to take panoramic photos. Ian has created many panoramic images in…

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  • 0:32

    Photographing Colorado Elk at Rocky Mountain National Park – Course Preview

    For an exciting outdoor adventure, join wildlife photographer, Doug Gardner, in this series of videos on capturing Colorado Elk in the Rocky Mountain National Park. Doug follows the bugle call of a bull elk leading his herd of cows along a picturesque mountain valley. You will learn what lenses to use for close portraits and…

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  • Gimbal Head
    2:30

    How to Set Up and Use a Gimbal Head for Wildlife Photography

    Professional wildlife photographer, Ian Plant, says, “If you are serious about wildlife photography, you will need a gimbal head.” In this video, he will explain the uses of the gimbal head. The gimbal is a tripod head designed for fluid movement so you can easily track your wildlife subjects. It has a control knob that…

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  • 0:51

    Telling a Story with Pictures – Course Preview

    Telling a story with pictures is an intriguing concept. In this series of videos, professional landscape photographer, Steve Kossack, will guide you through the exciting process of telling a story with pictures. Touring the high Arizona desert, he uncovers dramatically colorful scenes. The idea is to tell the visual story of the struggle to survive…

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  • 1:19

    Using a Tripod Ball Head for Outdoor Photography

    What exactly is a tripod ball head and how does it work? In this video, professional nature photographer, Ian Plant, will show you how to use the ball head. The tripod ball head has three basic features. A primary knob for moving your camera around on the tripod. A friction knob in order to clamp…

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