ONLINE EDUCATION WITH NATIONAL PARKS AT NIGHT

5 EXPERTS TEACH YOU HOW TO MASTER PHOTOGRAPHY AT NIGHT: STAR TRAILS, THE MILKY WAY, LIGHT PAINTING, NIGHT PORTRAITS, AND MORE.

We teamed up with CreativeLive is to bring you a massive online course coveringmany of the hot topics in Night Photography. With all five experts from National Parks at Night, we taught a wide range of techniques and learnings; every photographer will be inspired to go nocturnal to capture some amazing images. Here are the five courses - available as a bundle or as separate courses.

Night Photography Fundamentals
Gabriel Biderman will be teaching a Night Photography Fundamentals course for all the beginners out there, exploring the fundamentals of night photography, how to catch the stars and the dynamic landscapes when photographing in national parks, and how to capture an urban setting. 

Night Photography Toolkit
Chris Nicholson, the author of Photographing National Parks, will help all photographers plan their shoots from what parks to photograph in during what seasons, and how to safely explore and set your shot in his class Night Photography Toolkit

Astro Photography
Lance Keimig will cover how to capture truly out of this world imagery, while teaching how to capture the milky way and star trails in the course Astro Photography

Light Painting
Timothy Cooper will take the creatives another step, by introducing Light Painting into your tricks and adding a dynamic element to your landscapes with light writing or accenting different elements of your photograph. 

Portraits at Night
And lastly, Matt Hill will introduce Portraits at Night. Using your friends, or models, discover how you can capture amazing portraits in urban environments and national parks, without losing the amazing sky as a background. 

Night Photography Critique Free RSVP Now!
Would you like a chance to have your work featured in our Night Photography Critique? Submit your images to the Critique student work gallery and join us on October 25th! See more


Curriculum
Night Photography: Master the Night

Part 1: Introduction, Gear, Night Cityscapes
Part 2: Night Cityscapes, Milky Way, Star Points
Part 3: Star Points, Milky Way Panoramas, Star Trails
Part 4: Star Trails, Light Painting
Part 5: Light Painting, Light Writing, Night Portraiture, Working as a Group
Part 6: Working as a Group, Q&A


 

FREE Event VIDEOs and Lectures with National Parks at Night

In this playlist you will find videos from recorded sessions where the crew from National Parks at Night made live presentations or lectures.


EDUCATIONAL VIDEOS

How-to videos direct from National Parks at Night!


Tim Cooper

In this playlist, you will find many tutorials from Tim Cooper, from HDR to Landscape photography and more.  


Gabriel Biderman

In this playlist, you'll find videos with Gabe featuring night photography, mirrorless, gear talk and more. 


Matt Hill

In this playlist, you'll find videos with Matt smashing up creativity, making long exposure timelapses, educational tutorials about intervalometers and more.


LANCE KEIMIG

In this playlist, you'll find Lance exploring night photography, its history and workshops.


Chris Nicholson

In this playlist, you'll find Chris exploring national parks, landscape photography and tennis!