June 2016

Ep 77 One light wonders: How to create awesome portraits with minimal gear and time

Sometimes you have to travel light (pardon the pun), whether that’s overseas or just to do a shoot down the road. Or maybe you’re just not ready to invest in a whole heap of lighting equipment. Well, the good news is that you can often rely on just one light – if you’re smart about the way you use it. In this episode, Gina and Valerie discuss what you can do in different situations where lighting is needed, and how to solve the problem with just one light, but still get magnificent results. #ginachallenge #onelight Click play to listen to the podcast or find it on iTunes here. If you don’t use iTunes you can get the feed here, or listen to us on Stitcher radio. Show notes Shoutouts Paul Mansell shot this Australian politician: Doug Smith shot these B&W images:   Listener question Keith Macke asks: To all that...

Quote: The creative process

The creative process: This is going to be awesome This is hard This sucks I suck This might be okay This is awesome

Save time with these awesome Lightroom shortcuts

Here are my top time-saving Lightroom shortcuts to speed up your workflow. In this tutorial I’ll show you: how to quickly select images using auto advance mode. the best way to use Lightroom if you are working on a laptop. the quickest way to undo mistakes. how to view before and after images. how to switch between modules and access my favorite tools.

Ep 76 Photofit: How to improve your photography skills in just 5 minutes a day

“I never have enough time!” It sounds familiar, doesn’t it? We’re all pressed for time and it can be tough to carve out a section of your week so that you can work on your photography. But the reality is you don’t need to wait till you have a huge chunk of time to work on your craft. You can get “photofit” in just 5 minutes a day. In this episode, Gina and Valerie discuss how you can improve your photography with a range of smart exercises that you can do in just five minutes a day. And you don’t need any fancy gear to make to happen. All these exercises can be done with what you have one hand, at home or in the office. #ginachallenge #photofit Click play to listen to the podcast or find it on iTunes here. If you don’t use iTunes you can get the...
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About Gina

About Gina

Gina Milicia is one of the most widely known and respected photographers in Australia. She is the master of capturing that ‘magical moment’... READ MORE

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