From Taking to Making: The Secrets to Great Photographs with Ibarionex Perello

It’s our last class of the year, and we’re going out with a BANG! đź’Ą

Join Ibarionex Perello in downtown LA for an exploration of the principles used to make great photographs. The lessons in this class don’t only apply to street photography, they can be applied to architecture, landscape images, portrait work and more.

This is a great opportunity to leave your comfort zone and learn, so let’s go!

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction
  2. See Differently
  3. Light and Shadow
  4. Line and Shape
  5. Color
  6. Gesture
  7. Finding a Composition in a Busy Scene
  8. Simplify
  9. Stick to One Spot
  10. Your Mindset is Key
  11. Gear and Settings Considerations
  12. Making a Portrait
  13. Conclusion

Try your hand at making, not taking photos—watch Ibarionex Perello’s very FIRST class with KelbyOne!

Ibarionex Perello

Ibarionex Perello is a photographer, writer and educator with other 25 years of experience in the photographic industry. He is the host and producer of The Candid Frame podcast (, which he has been producing since 2006. The show has featured hundreds of conversations with some of the world’s best established and emerging photographers including Sam Abell, Mary Ellen Mark, Eli Reed, Ruddy Roy, Maggie Steber and many others.

He has written hundreds of articles for magazines and has authored 6 six books on the subject of photography. His most recent book is Making Photographs: Developing a Personal Visual Workflow.

He lives in the Los Angeles area with his wife Cynthia and their dog, Zooey.