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Take & Make Great Photography

Professional photographer and Photoshop editor, Gavin Hoey provides easy to understand video tutorials explaining the process of making great photography from photo shoot technique to graphic editing.

Bokeh Basics: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

Posted in Gavin Hoey, AdoramaTV, Camera, Canon, Bokeh by adoramatv on December 7th, 2015

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Bokeh is a beautiful photography effect which can be used to create stunning images once you understand how to create it. 
Gavin Hoey has all the basic info you need to create bokeh and control it in camera. He then goes on to set up a really simple shot with a household light bulb, before perfecting it in Photoshop.
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Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm f/2.8 Pro http://www.adorama.com/IOM1240B.html?utm_source=Youtube&utm_medium=Social&utm_content=Video&utm_campaign=Bokeh%20Basics%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey%20
Vanguard 284 CB100 
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Day to Night: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

Posted in Photo, Gavin Hoey, AdoramaTV, Photography, Photoshop, Studio, Camera, Lens, Canon, Day to Night by adoramatv on August 14th, 2015

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Shooting portraits at night can yield some great shots but also comes with many challenges, fortunately with a little bit of lighting know how, you can transform a day time scene to a moody night shot. Photographer Gavin Hoey takes you through his day to night setup using Flashpoint Streaklight flashes and small speedlights.
To complete the night time portrait Gavin mixes colored gels and white balance to get amazing shots in camera that only need minimal post processing in Photoshop or Lightroom.
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Olympus OMD E-M5 Mark II Camera
http://www.adorama.com/iomem5m2b.html?utm_source=Youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_content=video&utm_campaign=Day%20and%20Night%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey%20
Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm f/2.8 Pro 
http://www.adorama.com/IOM1240B.html?utm_source=Youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_content=video&utm_campaign=Day%20and%20Night%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey%20
Blackrapid RS-7 Strap 
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Flashpoint StreakLight 180 + battery pack 
http://www.adorama.com/FPLFSL180K1.html?utm_source=Youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_content=video&utm_campaign=Day%20and%20Night%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey%20
Sekonic L-308S Flashmate 
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Flashpoint StreakLight 360 Ws Creative Collection 
http://www.adorama.com/FPLFSL360K2.html?utm_source=Youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_content=video&utm_campaign=Day%20and%20Night%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey%20
Glow ParaPop 28" R Softbox 
http://www.adorama.com/GLSBSM28PPFP.html?utm_source=Youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_content=video&utm_campaign=Day%20and%20Night%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey%20
Flashpoint Zoom Li-on Manual On-Camera Flash 
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Linco 8’ Light Stand 
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Photo by Gavin Hoey
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Rome 15 minute Photo Challenge: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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The amazingly preserved Roman Pantheon is the setting for another 15-minute photo challenge with Gavin Hoey. Starting with the fountains outside, Gavin shoots some amazing photos before heading inside to explore this truly historic building.
After the challenge, Gavin takes you through the steps he took to get the best from one of the photos.
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Olympus OMD E-M5 Mark II
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Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm f/2.8 Lens
http://www.adorama.com/IOM1240B.html?utm_source=Youtube&utm_medium=Social&utm_content=Video&utm_campaign=Rome%2015%20minute%20Photo%20Challenge%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey
Black Rapid RS-7 Strap 
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All Photos by Gavin Hoey
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Shooting with Smoke Bombs on Location: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

Posted in Gavin Hoey, AdoramaTV, Photography, Camera, Lens, Canon, Shooting with Smoke Bomb by adoramatv on July 3rd, 2015

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Smoke can be an amazing tool for photographers. It can add drama to a shot or be used to cover a distracting background. On location shoots it’s not always possible to get access to a power supply so as Gavin Hoey demonstrates, using smoke grenades is the answer.
After the shoot join Gavin in Photoshop where has matches the color of the smoke and the color of the models dress to make an amazing location fashion portrait.
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Olympus OMD E-M5 Mark II
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Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm f/2.8 Pro 
http://www.adorama.com/IOM1240B.html?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Social&utm_content=Video&utm_campaign=Shooting%20with%20Smoke%20Bombs%20on%20Location%3A%20Take%20and%20Make%20Great%20Photography%20with%20Gavin%20Hoey
Blackrapid RS-7 Strap
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Sekonic L-308S Flashmate
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Flashpoint Light Stand
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Universal Swivel Holder - Umbrella Holder 
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Flashpoint StreakLight 360 Ws + Blast Pack 
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Flashpoint Commander Transceiver Set 
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Glow ParaPop 28" R Softbox
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London Bus 15- Minute Photo Challenge: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin

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The red Routemaster London bus is a design classic and is packed full of photographic potential. In this video, Gavin Hoey takes on the challenge of shooting some great shots on and around the bus in just 15 minutes. Along the way he has some great photo tips and tricks on getting a great shoot with limited time.
After the 15 minute photo challenge Gavin jumps in to Lightroom 6 and tries out the all new HDR feature that’s also found in Lightroom CC and Adobe Camera RAW 9.
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BlackRapid CURVE RS-7 Strap 
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Vanguard Alta Pro 284 Carbon Tripod
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Sigma 10-20mm f/3.5 HSM Zoom Lens for Canon
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