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Photography tutorials - by Phil Steele

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Photographer Phil Steele delivers tips and training on cameras, photography, flash, lighting gear, and more. http://www.steeletraining.com

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Photographer Phil Steele delivers tips and training on cameras, photography, flash, lighting gear, and more. http://www.steeletraining.com

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By Photo guru SD - Jan 15 2016
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I have learned a ton from Phil's free photography videos over the years! This is one of my favorite photography channels.

Great teacher!

By Photo guru SD - Nov 03 2015
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I have learned a ton from Phil's free photography videos over the years! This is one of my favorite photography channels. I would not be where I am today with my photography had it not been for Phil's teachings and advise.

iTunes Ratings

17 Ratings
Average Ratings
15
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0
2
0

favorite photography channel

By Photo guru SD - Jan 15 2016
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I have learned a ton from Phil's free photography videos over the years! This is one of my favorite photography channels.

Great teacher!

By Photo guru SD - Nov 03 2015
Read more
I have learned a ton from Phil's free photography videos over the years! This is one of my favorite photography channels. I would not be where I am today with my photography had it not been for Phil's teachings and advise.
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Photography tutorials - by Phil Steele

Latest release on Jan 20, 2020

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Photographer Phil Steele delivers tips and training on cameras, photography, flash, lighting gear, and more. http://www.steeletraining.com

Rank #1: DSLR Camera Focus Tips

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Get sharp photos with your DSLR camera with these five professional focus tips from photographer Phil Steele.

For more information, please visit "SteeleTraining.com

Aug 16 2012

9mins

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Rank #2: Lightroom Presets - How to Install and Use Them

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Learn how to install, use, and make Lightroom Develop presets in this video tutorial by photographer Phil Steele.

You can get Phil's Lightroom Made Easy course here:
http://www.steeletraining.com/lightro...

You can get the recommended Lightroom Presets here:
https://sb241.isrefer.com/go/LRPreset...

Jun 16 2015

19mins

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Rank #3: Lightroom Workflow: Event Photography

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Watch over my shoulder as I process a set of photos from a real life event in Lightroom. See Importing, Rating, Culling, Organizing in Collections, Exporting, and Delivering the photos.

For more free photography tutorials, visit my website at http://www.steeletraining.com

Mar 25 2015

18mins

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Rank #4: Set Your Camera White Balance with a Gray Card

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Learn two ways to automatically set a custom white balance on your camera with a gray card. Tutorial by Phil Steele. See links below for items mentioned in this video:

"Lightroom Made Easy"
http://www.steeletraining.com/lightro...

"Secrets of Successful Event Photography"
http://www.steeletraining.com/event.htm

DGK Color Card - The inexpensive card I use:
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00A...

A Fancier Color Card:
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000...
Links to color cards are Amazon affiliate links, so if you buy from those you buy me a beer! Muchas gracias!

Dec 05 2014

9mins

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Rank #5: Portrait Photography for Profit - Interview with Brent Mail

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Phil Steele interviews photographer Brent Mail about his successful business and his new course, Portrait Photography for Profit. You can get a DISCOUNT on the course at this link: brentmailphotography.com/phil-steele
For more free photography tutorials visit my website at http://www.steeletraining.com

Brent will generously share a portion of proceeds purchase through that link to help me create more free photography tutorials for you!

Nov 30 2014

24mins

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Rank #6: Lightroom Tutorial - Part 1

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If you're trying to decide whether to use Lightroom, this Introduction video from "Lightroom Made Easy" explains why photographers need Adobe Lightroom, and how it's different from other image editing software.

For the full course visit:
SteeleTraining.com/lightbox_tutorial

Jan 14 2013

5mins

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Rank #7: Photoshop Tutorial - Color Correction with the Eyedropper

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Learn color correction with the Curves Eyedropper tool, in this Photoshop tutorial by photographer Phil Steele.

This is an excerpt from the video course "Photoshop Basics for Photographers" available at "SteeleTraining.com

Jan 18 2011

2mins

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Rank #8: The Biggest Confusion About Lightroom

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Learn how the Lightroom Catalog works and where it puts your photos. Also known as the Lightroom Database, it's the most confusing part of Lightroom for new users.

Get the full Lightroom Made Easy course here: http://www.steeletraining.com/lightroom-course.htm

You can also watch the video on YouTube here:

The Biggest Confusion About Lightroom

Jul 03 2016

8mins

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Rank #9: Tripods: How to Use Them, and Choose Them

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Learn everything you ever wanted to know about using tripods for photography.  Video tutorial from Phil Steele. 

Feb 28 2017

23mins

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Rank #10: DSLR or Mirrorless? Which Is Right for You?

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A quick summary of the advantages and disadvantages of DSLR and mirrorless cameras, to help you decide which meets your needs. Photography tutorial by Phil Steele.  You can also watch on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8DgYazNeVg

Jul 02 2016

7mins

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Rank #11: How to Crop to Exact Pixel Sizes in Photoshop

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Learn how to crop your photos to exact pixel dimensions in Photoshop or Elements.  Tutorial by Phil Steele.

For more tutorials visit: http://www.steeletraining.com/

Sep 28 2016

8mins

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Rank #12: Architechture and Real Estate Photography Course - First Attemps

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Learn how to take architecture and real estate photos and see how my first attempts went right and wrong. For the full course by Mike Kelley, For more information, visit www.steeletraining.com/kelley

Feb 06 2014

6mins

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Rank #13: Lightroom: Create a Copyright Preset

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Protect your photos by creating a copyright preset in Adobe Lightroom.

For more information, please visit SteeleTraining.com

Jan 31 2012

4mins

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Rank #14: Wacom Tablet for Photoshop Retouching

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Learn why you might want to use a tablet for Photoshop retouching in this tutorial from photographer Phil Steele. See the Wacom Bamboo Pen and Touch tablet in action.

For pricing on some popular tablets see the links below the video on this page at my site SteeleTraining.com

Nov 29 2012

6mins

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Rank #15: How to Find Missing Photos in Lightroom

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Learn how Lightroom can automatically locate and re-connect to your missing or offline photos and folders. Tutorial by Phil Steele.

For more tutorials visit: http://www.steeletraining.com/

You can also watch this on YouTube at:

How to Find Missing Photos in Lightroom

Jul 03 2016

7mins

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Rank #16: Event Photography Course Trailer

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Learn the techniques used by professional event photographers to get great photos in difficult conditions at weddings, corporate events, concerts, stage shows, sporting events, and more. Online video photography course.

For more information, visit SteeleTraining.com

May 04 2014

6mins

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Rank #17: Nikon SB-900 Flash Master/Commander Settings

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How to set the Nikon SB-900 in Master mode for multi-flash TTL setups with remote slave flashes. Also how to make the flash act as a Commander without acting as a light source.

This video is an excerpt from "How to Shoot Professional-Looking Headshots and Portraits on a Budget with Small Flashes" at "SteeleTraining.com

Mar 22 2011

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Rank #18: Photoshop Content-Aware Fill - Tutorial

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Learn how to to use Content-Aware Fill in Photoshop CS and Photoshop Elements in this video tutorial from photographer Phil Steele. Also includes fill in panoramas and with the healing brush.

For the complete course, "Photoshop Basics for Photographers" visit the Steele Training website "SteeleTraining.com

Oct 13 2012

8mins

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Rank #19: Using Lightroom on Two Computers

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Learn how to use Lightroom on two computers while keeping your catalog synchronized. Travel with Lightroom on your Laptop.

For the complete course, Lightroom Made Easy, visit: SteeleTraining.com/lightroom_course

Jun 27 2013

14mins

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Rank #20: Cateye Pop-Up Flash Reflector - Review

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Take better flash photos easily with this inexpensive bounce flash reflector for your SLR camera.

Note: As of late 2012, this seems to have become unavailable in the USA. It's still available in Europe and elsewhere via Amazon UK. Note that there are different versions for Canon and Nikon.

For more information, please visit "SteeleTraining.com

Jun 07 2011

5mins

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Round Trip: Open Lightroom Photos in Photoshop for Editing

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https://www.steeletraining.com/ - The complete description of how to open Lightroom photos in Photoshop for editing, including multiple round trips and nested round trips. By Phil Steele.

Learn more about Luminar here: https://macphun.evyy.net/c/258184/320582/3255

For more of my tutorials, visit: https://www.steeletraining.com/

Jan 20 2020

17mins

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Your Camera Strap: Are You Using it Wrong?

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https://www.steeletraining.com/ - Learn the right ways and wrong ways to attach and use your camera strap in this tutorial from photographer Phil Steele.

For more of my tutorials, visit: https://www.steeletraining.com/

Products Shown in This Video

Stretchy Neoprene Straps: https://amzn.to/2J6RU6M https://amzn.to/2GU5Xex https://amzn.to/2DGfXGm

Sling Straps (similar to my older Black Rapid model): https://amzn.to/2LeCxMi https://amzn.to/2DGzpCV https://amzn.to/2Lc1xDR

If you use my Amazon links, you buy me a beer!

May 03 2019

9mins

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Godox XPro TTL Flash Trigger [REVIEW]

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https://www.steeletraining.com/ - Is the Godox XPro the best flash trigger ever?  Find out in this video review by photographer Phil Steele.

Get my Advanced Off-Camera Flash course here:

https://www.steeletraining.com/offcamera.htm

Links to Products mentioned in the video:

Godox XPro Trigger  https://amzn.to/2S3gxGD

Phottix Odin Flash Trigger https://amzn.to/2WkjUrZ

Yongnuo YN622 Flash Trigger https://amzn.to/2S8PbyJ

Pixel King Flash Trigger https://amzn.to/2S7jK7P

Feb 01 2019

10mins

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UV Lens Filters: Necessary or Nuisance?

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Should you use a UV or clear filter on your camera lens, or is it just an unnecessary nuisance that may degrade the quality of your photos? Learn the answer in this tutorial from photographer Phil Steele.

For more of my tutorials, visit: https://www.steeletraining.com/

Jul 06 2017

9mins

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Zhiyun Smooth 3 Smartphone Stabilizer - First Look

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A first look at the Zhiyun Smooth 3 Smartphone Stabilizer gimbal with photographer Phil Steele.

Price it on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2s21pcE

For more of my tutorials, visit: https://www.steeletraining.com/

Jul 06 2017

7mins

Play

Tripods: How to Use Them, and Choose Them

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Read more

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about using tripods for photography.  Video tutorial from Phil Steele. 

Feb 28 2017

23mins

Play

How to Crop to Exact Pixel Sizes in Photoshop

Podcast cover
Read more

Learn how to crop your photos to exact pixel dimensions in Photoshop or Elements.  Tutorial by Phil Steele.

For more tutorials visit: http://www.steeletraining.com/

Sep 28 2016

8mins

Play

How to Find Missing Photos in Lightroom

Podcast cover
Read more

Learn how Lightroom can automatically locate and re-connect to your missing or offline photos and folders. Tutorial by Phil Steele.

For more tutorials visit: http://www.steeletraining.com/

You can also watch this on YouTube at:

How to Find Missing Photos in Lightroom

Jul 03 2016

7mins

Play

The Biggest Confusion About Lightroom

Podcast cover
Read more

Learn how the Lightroom Catalog works and where it puts your photos. Also known as the Lightroom Database, it's the most confusing part of Lightroom for new users.

Get the full Lightroom Made Easy course here: http://www.steeletraining.com/lightroom-course.htm

You can also watch the video on YouTube here:

The Biggest Confusion About Lightroom

Jul 03 2016

8mins

Play

DSLR or Mirrorless? Which Is Right for You?

Podcast cover
Read more

A quick summary of the advantages and disadvantages of DSLR and mirrorless cameras, to help you decide which meets your needs. Photography tutorial by Phil Steele.  You can also watch on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8DgYazNeVg

Jul 02 2016

7mins

Play

Lightroom Presets - How to Install and Use Them

Podcast cover
Read more
Learn how to install, use, and make Lightroom Develop presets in this video tutorial by photographer Phil Steele.

You can get Phil's Lightroom Made Easy course here:
http://www.steeletraining.com/lightro...

You can get the recommended Lightroom Presets here:
https://sb241.isrefer.com/go/LRPreset...

Jun 16 2015

19mins

Play

HDR Photography - How to Shoot HDR Photos

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Learn how to shoot HDR (High Dynamic Range) photos in this quick introductory video from photographer Phil Steele. For more free photography tutorials, visit my website at http://www.steeletraining.com

May 19 2015

8mins

Play

Lightroom Workflow: Event Photography

Podcast cover
Read more
Watch over my shoulder as I process a set of photos from a real life event in Lightroom. See Importing, Rating, Culling, Organizing in Collections, Exporting, and Delivering the photos.

For more free photography tutorials, visit my website at http://www.steeletraining.com

Mar 25 2015

18mins

Play

How to Make a Photo Gallery Website The Easy Way

Feb 19 2015

8mins

Play

Set Your Camera White Balance with a Gray Card

Podcast cover
Read more
Learn two ways to automatically set a custom white balance on your camera with a gray card. Tutorial by Phil Steele. See links below for items mentioned in this video:

"Lightroom Made Easy"
http://www.steeletraining.com/lightro...

"Secrets of Successful Event Photography"
http://www.steeletraining.com/event.htm

DGK Color Card - The inexpensive card I use:
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00A...

A Fancier Color Card:
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000...
Links to color cards are Amazon affiliate links, so if you buy from those you buy me a beer! Muchas gracias!

Dec 05 2014

9mins

Play

Portrait Photography for Profit - Interview with Brent Mail

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Read more
Phil Steele interviews photographer Brent Mail about his successful business and his new course, Portrait Photography for Profit. You can get a DISCOUNT on the course at this link: brentmailphotography.com/phil-steele
For more free photography tutorials visit my website at http://www.steeletraining.com

Brent will generously share a portion of proceeds purchase through that link to help me create more free photography tutorials for you!

Nov 30 2014

24mins

Play

Event Photography Course Trailer

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Read more
Learn the techniques used by professional event photographers to get great photos in difficult conditions at weddings, corporate events, concerts, stage shows, sporting events, and more. Online video photography course.

For more information, visit SteeleTraining.com

May 04 2014

6mins

Play

Architechture and Real Estate Photography Course - First Attemps

Podcast cover
Read more
Learn how to take architecture and real estate photos and see how my first attempts went right and wrong. For the full course by Mike Kelley, For more information, visit www.steeletraining.com/kelley

Feb 06 2014

6mins

Play

Yongnuo YN622C TTL Flash Trigger Review and Test

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The Yongnuo YN622C TTL flash trigger tested and reviewed by photographer Phil Steele. See links below for pricing:

Price the Yongnuo YN-622C Wireless TTL Flash Trigger on Amazon.com ttp://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009...

Phottix Odin Pricing on Amazon.com http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00A...

Jul 01 2013

11mins

Play

Using Lightroom on Two Computers

Podcast cover
Read more
Learn how to use Lightroom on two computers while keeping your catalog synchronized. Travel with Lightroom on your Laptop.

For the complete course, Lightroom Made Easy, visit: SteeleTraining.com/lightroom_course

Jun 27 2013

14mins

Play

iTunes Ratings

17 Ratings
Average Ratings
15
0
0
2
0

favorite photography channel

By Photo guru SD - Jan 15 2016
Read more
I have learned a ton from Phil's free photography videos over the years! This is one of my favorite photography channels.

Great teacher!

By Photo guru SD - Nov 03 2015
Read more
I have learned a ton from Phil's free photography videos over the years! This is one of my favorite photography channels. I would not be where I am today with my photography had it not been for Phil's teachings and advise.