How to Make Magical Kids Portraits with Natural Light with Tracy Sweeney

Taking portraits of kids is no easy feat to master. There can be a million distractions and variables in between you and getting the shot. In our next online photography training course, we’ve invited back the amazing Tracy Sweeney!

Learn how to use natural light, tips on how to enhance your photos in Lightroom Classic and Photoshop, and more!

Imagine how much fun you and your kids will have on your next adventure—watch the class to get started!

Class Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. What to Look For in Locations
  3. Minimize Background Distractions
  4. Lens Choices
  5. Styling
  6. Using Available Light
  7. Shooting Position
  8. Posing Opportunities
  9. On Location: Urban Industrial
  10. On Location: Rural Natural
  11. Post Processing: Urban Shoot
  12. Post Processing: Rural Shoot
  13. Conclusion

Start learning with Tracy right now!

Tracy Sweeney

Tracy Sweeney, owner/photographer of Elan Studio, is an award-winning child, family, and commercial photographer. Tracy loves capturing simple, candid moments, the indelible beauty of new beginnings and life. Her work has been featured in Click Magazine, Digital Professional Photographer, Buy Buy Baby, and Target Stores. She is also an educator with a Masters Degree in Education and Doctoral work in Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology.