Mastering Architecture and Real Estate Photography
Hey! I'm Leo, and I want to help aspiring architecture and real estate photographers learn the craft. My goal for Base Exposure is to have it become a go-to resource, covering everything from lighting tutorials to business management. Mastering architecture and real estate photography will take dedication and time. But you CAN succeed! I can help - every step of the way.
In this section, it's all about building the fundamental skills. Learn how to create high quality professional real estate photos when the time's limited and the pressure's on. I'll be adding in-depth tutorials, real-life case studies, and all sorts of tips, tricks, and techniques for real estate photography. Here's what you can expect...
Mastering architecture and real estate photography means freeing yourself from the grip of HDR! These articles explain the principles of good lighting, and how to apply them when shooting real estate interiors.
Follow along as I dissect my own real estate photos. See all the lighting and post-processing tips in action! All examples are from actual jobs for real clients.
Behind every successful real estate photographer is a good workflow. Become adept at using Photoshop and Lightroom to edit your images. Also, learn how to take advantage of other key software.
Ready to go beyond the basics? In this section, explore the most exciting steps to mastering architecture and real estate photography. Harness the power of light painting, multiple exposures, and digital compositing to make truly spectacular architectural imagery!
Lighting and Compositing
Successful architectural photographers know how to combine a creative eye with technical precision. These tutorials teach a versatile lighting and exposure blending technique that's suitable for higher end gigs. Impress your top clients with lighting "magic"!
Detailed Case Studies
Super long and comprehensive, these case studies deconstruct my best work. Get a complete behind-the-scenes view! No matter how complex the lighting, no matter how many layers, every step is explained. Observe how base exposures morph into portfolio material, from start to finish.
Other Resources for Mastering Architecture and Real Estate Photography
Gear and Software Advice
I'm no gear guru but can vouch for this: It's not about the latest gear. It's about the RIGHT gear. And how about software? New apps hit the market every year and boast great powers. But are they useful to architecture and real estate photographers? This is where I keep my hands-on reviews and opinions on photography gear and software.
Business and Industry Advice
Starting a photography business is exciting yet daunting. Learn from my personal experiences navigating this industry. For instance, gain insight into how to build a strong portfolio, how to market, and how to deal with setbacks. Of course, we'll also tackle the most common issues: How to get clients and what to charge them.