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Legacy Learning Systems has launched the sixth edition to its popular instruction series, Learn & Master Photography. The series is available as a set of 15 instructional DVDs containing 24 sessions, two photography sample CDs with hi-res images for editing and experimentation, an exclusive Lesson Book highlighting each session and access to a free online student support site. The Lesson Book is full of photographs and illustrated photo techniques to add to a user’s visual learning. It contains information on all the assignments in the video sessions so it can be read at the user’s own pace. There is also a glossary of photography terms. The course costs $249.+ shipping.
Website: Learn & Master
Legacy Learning Systems Press Release
LEGACY LEARNING ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF LEARN & MASTER PHOTOGRAPHY
HIGHLY ANTICIPATED PROFESSIONAL DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY INTERACTIVE LESSON EDITION OFFERS PHOTO ENTHUSIASTS SOLID TEACHINGS AND ADVANCED TECHNIQUES WITH VINCE WALLACE
Nashville, Tennessee…June 16, 2011…Legacy Learning Systems, the award-winning multimedia and new technology company based in Nashville, Tennessee announces the release of Learn & Master Photography, the sixth edition to the popular instruction courses. Legacy Learning Systems is known for producing instructional multimedia training courses and apps with a mission to bring personal dreams and talents within reach while maintaining a fun and exciting learning experience based on personal interaction, new technologies, steadfast techniques and engaging instructors.
The Learn & Master Photography is a 15 instructional DVD set which contains 24 sessions, two photography sample CDs with hi-res images for editing, an exclusive Lesson Book highlighting each session and access to a free online student support site. The instructional package is so complete that users find it the only one they need to master the art of photography.
The course takes the user through step-by-step video sessions with renowned photographer Vince Wallace. It starts with the beginner skill level and moves to the advanced techniques used by professional photographers. The interactive course gives instructions on how to best capture light, emotion and imagery in an easy and personal way. Key elements include understanding how to create illusions of three dimensions, composing photographs and taking in-studio shots. Many sessions include assignments to apply the skills learned. There is no other course on the market today which covers all the elements of photography including design elements, color theory, capturing movement, lense types and the components of a digital SLR camera. It is designed not just for beginners but also for those who have also been taking photographs for a period of time. The Learn & Master Photography edition allows the user to study the sessions remotely on the DVDs.
“We are delighted to be working with nationally recognized photographer Vince Wallace on this exciting new edition to the Learn & Master series,” said Gabriel Smith, CEO of Legacy Learning Systems. “We are confident Learn & Master Photography will give new meaning to the saying A Picture Paints A Thousand Words and look forward to many success stories from our users.”
Learn & Master Photography includes:
The twenty four sessions on 15 DVDs are the heart of the course. The producers of the sessions filmed the specific instruction one would receive when shadowing a professional photographer. The DVDs allow for repeat sessions in the highest of quality.
The Lesson Book is full of photographs and illustrated photo techniques to add to a user’s visual learning. It contains information on all the assignments in the video sessions so it can be read at the user’s own pace. There is also a glossary of photography terms.
The two CDs of hi-res images provide practice images for the user to experiment with.
Professional instruction with photographer Vince Wallace gives photo enthusiasts the rare opportunity to study with a real professional at their own pace and without expensive private photography lessons. Wallace is a masterful landscape and commercial photographer with a very impressive portfolio as well as an inspiring teacher and communicator.
ABOUT LEGACY LEARNING SYSTEMS:
Legacy Learning Systems is a Nashville based multimedia company with a mission to bring personal dreams within reach. The company produces multi-media self-education courses and develops award-winning apps. The Learn & Master series have included lessons for guitar, drums, piano, ballroom dancing, painting, photography and their spotlight series and have gone on to sell over 100,000 courses. The Gibson’s Learn & Master Guitar course is the winner of the Acoustic Guitar Magazine’s “Players Choice” Award, two Telly Awards and AEGIS Award for Excellence in Education. The self-education courses are so popular that celebrities like actress Patricia Heaton and others have talked about them on national television and ordered various other courses. For more information go to http://www.learnandmaster.com