Plan, shoot, and edit in LuminarAI like a pro.
Discover the secrets of landscape photography with on-location photo shoots and editing tutorials.
Master classic landscapes, aerial photography, long exposure shots, focus stacking, and more. Plan, shoot, and edit in LuminarAI like a pro.
This course consists of 12 comprehensive chapters that dive deep into photography. Easily apply this knowledge on your next photoshoot!
Landscape photographer Elia Locardi has flown almost 2 million miles and traversed more than 70 countries to photograph some of the most beautiful places this world has to offer. Now he tells you all about it. Learn how Elia transforms his photos from zero to hero, channeling his passion for beauty and honing his photography skills.
A lot of planning goes into finding the location you want to photograph. In this chapter, Elia discusses how to virtually scout a location to figure out when to visit, where to set your camera, and how to prepare for your trip.
Traveling with gear can be a hassle if you don’t plan properly. Elia shares tips on the essential gear you need for a landscape shoot, from a good backpack to a light and sturdy tripod. Discover what will make your journey smoother.
The composition of an image can make it stand out from others shot at the same location. Elia tells you about the factors that go into creating the best composition for your subject.
We all make mistakes. However, we can learn from them so the next shoot goes even better. Elia shares some tips he’s learned to make your photo trips successful.
In this chapter, Elia shows his process for taking photos of a classic landscape involving water and editing them in LuminarAI. Travel to Lake Lure in North Carolina together with Elia and discover what goes into creating an amazing photo.
Always wanted to master aerial photography? Here’s your chance. Elia reveals his full workflow for taking and processing aerial photographs, from capturing the perfect drone shot on Lake Lure to bringing it into LuminarAI and making it pop.
Do you have moving objects in your landscape shot that you want to blur a little? You can with the secrets of long exposure photography. In this chapter, Elia demonstrates how to take a long exposure image with neutral density filters.
Discover the secrets of taking pictures of waterfalls. Want to make sure every aspect of your image is in focus? Focus bracketing will make it happen. Elia Locardi walks you through how to develop a raw waterfall image, combine multiple focus brackets into one image, refine the look, and use Dodge & Burn in LuminarAI to make the image pop.
Join Elia on his journey to Chimney Rock in North Carolina. Learn how to develop and merge detailed HDR brackets for landscape images and how to refine your landscape shot in LuminarAI to make it truly spectacular.
How can you be successful in photography? What is Elia’s mindset when he shoots his photos? What are his thoughts on professional photography? How should you run your social media to boost your photo career? Sit down for a conversation with Elia Locardi as he talks about finding and taking gorgeous landscape images.
In the conclusion to the course, Elia thanks you for joining him on the incredible journey and shares some final words of wisdom. This video is all you need to get an inspirational boost. Now it’s time to get out there, enjoy each location, and create beautiful images.