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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.

Shooting Against a Shiny Background: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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Photographing reflective surfaces is always a challenge but when that surface is your entire background it can produce some incredible images. The trick, according to Gavin Hoey, is to manage the reflections from your lights and accept that they're always be there.

Follow along as Gavin walks through is reflective corner lighting, adds a splash of color with gels and final fine tunes the image in Photoshop.

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Photos by Gavin Hoey
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Location Photo Challenges: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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When Adorama TV's Gavin Hoey and Mark Wallace get together you can be sure that photography and fun soon follow. In this video they both take part in two more pointless photo challenges.
This time Gavin and Mark take on a street photography scavenger hunt and test their ability to keep fit whilst shooting creative photos.

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Photos by Gavin Hoey & Mark Wallace
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Millennium Bridge 15 Minute Photo Challenge: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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Flash vs Ambient Light on Location: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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Best Focal Length for a Head Shot Portrait: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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Shooting Overhead Portraits: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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Bluebell Railway 15 Minute Photo Challenge: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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Freezing Water, Flash vs Continuous Light: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

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Freeze Fast Objects with Flash: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey: AdoramaTV

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Freezing fast moving subjects can be a real challenge and the faster the motion the harder it becomes. In this video Gavin takes on the challenge of freezing a paintball traveling almost 100mph with speedlights.
After the shoot join Gavin in Photoshop where he has some quick tips of creating a moving paintball effect from scratch. 
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Freeze Action Photography with Flash: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey: AdoramaTV

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One of the many uses of flash is its amazing power to stop action and freeze movement. In this episode of Take and Make Great Photography, Gavin Hoey explains how flash duration makes that possible and why it's different from shutter speed.
Gavin then uses the freezing power of flash to shoot some amazing photos of water splashes and gives some simple tips on how to process them quickly in Photoshop.
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A Wildlife Centre Photography Day Ep 132: Take and Make Great Photos with Gavin Hoey

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Adorama Photography TV Presents Take & Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey. Join Gavin Hoey as he visits the British Wildlife Centre on a special photographer's day. These days are run at many zoos and wildlife parks and allow photographers the chance to get very close to the wildlife and capture some amazing images.

Then follow Gavin into Photoshop where applies some sympathetic post processing to his favourite photo using Adobe Camera RAW.

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Waterfall Photography Ep 131: Take and Make Great Photos with Gavin Hoey

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Waterfalls can be the most amazing subjects to photograph but they can also be tricky to get right. To give moving water a silky soft look needs the right choice of shutter speed and that's what Gavin Hoey explores in this video.

Then join Gavin as he selects the best image in Photoshop and processes it in Adobe Camera RAW to create a beautiful final image.

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Compositing Part 2 Ep 125: Take & Make Great Photos with Gavin Hoey: Adorama Photography TV

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Adorama Photography TV Presents Take & Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey. Following on from Mark's visit to London and portrait shoot in Phoenix, Gavin heads in to the woods to find a suitable background.

Then follow Gavin in to Photoshop Elements 11 where he shows you how to select hair and provides additional tips on how to seamlessly swap one background for another.

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