Ep 288: How to make the most of COVID-19 quarantines and shutdowns

If you find yourself at home, here’s what you can do to make the most of your time. Life goes on! Use your time wisely and you’ll come out of any quarantine or shutdown with more skills and be more marketable than ever.

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Show Notes


  • Postpone gear upgrades
  • Invest in education
  • Upgrade skills and diversify skills to include
  • Learn how to master photoshop/lightroom and lighting

What you can shoot:

  • products
  • headshots
  • family portraits

Smart actions:

  1. Learn lightroom
  2. Organise your files
  3. Learn to shoot daylight
  4. Photograph the pets/kids/partners/Superheros
  5. Practice focus shifting
  6. Practice exposure
  7. Learn to shoot flash
  8. Shoot a quarantine project
  9. Shoot a day in your life project
  10. Create cinemagraphs
  11. Blog
  12. Lift your insta game
  13. Do self-portraits

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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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