Also Free to Watch Today: Leica M10 Fast Start

A recheck of the CreativeLIVE ON-AIR page shows that another camera-centric class is streaming for FREE today, it is the Leica M10 Fast Start. This is a half-day class so it should rerun more times until 11:59am ET tomorrow.

Also continuing is the epic-long Adorama Photoshop Bootcamp

FREE to Watch Streaming Class Starts 12pm ET: Nikon Lenses the Complete Guide

IF you are curious about the Nikon lens line-up, set your alarm clocks! Starting at 12pm eastern today (Saturday 3/17/18; I often type the date to make sure I know what day and date it is LOL) streaming for FREE is a repeat of the class by John Greengo (the CreativeLIVE Tech/Gadget Guy) Nikon Lenses the Complete Guide. The class will repeat overnight until 12pm eastern the next day, so if you are busy earlier on Saturday, you can watch it later. Much cheaper than movie tickets + popcorn + soda 🙂

This is among the classes free-streaming at the CreativeLIVE On-AIR. Yesterday I forgot to check, and of course they were running the Canon Lenses the Complete Guide. This is streaming until 12pm ET today. I don’t know if they plan to stream it again for Saturday. Some of the rebroadcasts run on back to back days, others are single day.

FREE to Watch (starts 4pm ET): Leica M Typ 240 Fast Start Class World Premiere!

The second feature in today’s Leica double header at CreativeLIVE starts at 4pm eastern, the live-recording world-premiere of the Leica M Typ 240 Fast Start. It is free to watch while it is part of the CreativeLIVE On-Air schedule.

If you missed it earlier today, it is repeating at least until tomorrow 12pm ET (sometimes the reruns continue for a second day), the Leica M10 Fast Start. Both are half-day classes.

FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): Leica M10 Fast Start Class World Premiere! [followed by M Typ 240 Class]

Leica fans, today is your day at the CreativeLIVE On-Air. Starting at 12pm eastern today (Thursday 3/15/18) they will have the world premiere of a brand new “Fast Start” class with John Greengo, it is the Leica M10 Fast Start. The class is free to watch via streaming while it is featured at the aforelinked On-Air page. This is a LIVE recording, in Seattle, in front of a live studio audience! Look under your chairs audience, you get a red dot, you get a red dot, you get a red dot! Just the red dot, not the whole camera ^_^.

But wait there’s more! It’s a double header day. After they come back from lunch, starting at 4pm eastern they will have the live-recording world-premiere of the Leica M Typ 240 Fast Start, live-recording/streaming for free as well.

Since John Greengo has not been cloned, these are half-day classes. If you miss the original live airing, they typically replay throughout the day and night until 12pm eastern of the following day.

COMING UP IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS
+ CONTINUES: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp until April 6
+ MAR-29: Flash for Dramatic Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Beauty Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-30: Flash for Children/Family Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ APR-05: The Wedding Story (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR Schedule

Starts 12pm ET: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp Begins!

We have a world premiere of a brand new class, recording LIVE today starting at 12pm eastern in front of a live studio audience in Seattle, and you can watch it for free through the free-to-stream/watch classes at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR, it is a class by Blake Rudis, Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp. When they say “Bootcamp”, they mean it, this class is running for four weeks until April 6!

COMING UP IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS
+ CONTINUES: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp until April 6
+ MAR-15: LEICA M10 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M Typ 240 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Dramatic Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Beauty Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-30: Flash for Children/Family Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ APR-05: The Wedding Story (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR Schedule

Prime Reading: Shutterbug (April), NatGeo (March) and more

If you are a Prime member, one of the ever-growing list of Prime Benefits, is that you have a virtual magazine e-newsstand where you can borrow select individual digital magazine issues and read them as part of the Prime Reading benefit.

Among the latest issues you can read (borrow) for free:

+ Shutterbug (April 2018)
+ National Geographic (March 2018)
+ National Geographic Traveler (February 2018)

FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): “(HS) Senior Photography”

Another day another round of free-to-stream/watch classes at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR free-to-watch classes.Of photography interest, they have the “High School Senior Photography: Break the Mold” class by Blair Philips. The class will be streaming for free for two days, today and tomorrow. Each streaming cycle is 24 hours from 12pm eastern of the starting day. The classes repeat throughout the night, cable-TV style, so you don’t have to catch them during the daytime.

COMING UP IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS
+ MAR-09: High School Senior Photography: Breaking the Mold
+ MAR-12: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M10 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M Typ 240 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Dramatic Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Beauty Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-30: Flash for Children/Family Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ APR-05: The Wedding Story (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR Schedule

FREE (Google Play): Silent Camera app

Free for the next five days and change (from blog-posting date) is the typically not-free Google Play app Silent Camera (Silent Mode) by Gazami software. The purpose of the app is to silence your smartphone’s built-in camera if you can’t turn off all the annoying consumer-y sounds from your phone’s own camera menus.

FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): “Getting started in lifestyle family photography”

If you missed the world premiere yesterday of the “Getting started in lifestyle family photography” with Elena S. Blair, fear not! It will repeat today, starting at 12pm eastern at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR free-to-watch classes. Other classes today include “Watercolor 101”. The “Studio Pass” is music-related (music studio, not photography studio; Periphery is the band name)…

12pm ET is the official start time of a new day (24 hour cycle) of streaming at CL On-AIR. The classes repeat throughout the night, cable-TV style, so you don’t have to catch them during the daytime.

COMING UP IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS
+ MAR-07: Art of Flower Photography
+ MAR-12: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M10 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M Typ 240 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Dramatic Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Beauty Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-30: Flash for Children/Family Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ APR-05: The Wedding Story (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR Schedule

FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): “Getting started in lifestyle family photography” (WORLD PREMIERE)

A world premiere of a new class (aka recording live in front of a live studio audience in GrungeVille (aka Seattle)) headlines the Monday CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR free-to-watch classes. The class is “Getting started in lifestyle family photography” and it starts 12pm ET, the official start time of a new day (24 hour cycle) of streaming.

The classes repeat throughout the night, cable-TV style, so you don’t have to catch them during the daytime.

COMING UP IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS
+ MAR-07: Art of Flower Photography
+ MAR-12: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M10 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M Typ 240 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Dramatic Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Beauty Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-30: Flash for Children/Family Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ APR-05: The Wedding Story (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR Schedule

FREE: Fontmania (iOS app)

Free time! The Fontmania app by Avalon Apps is currently FREE at the iTunes store. You can grab it with an Apple devices but also using iTunes for Windows. This apps lets you write on photos. It requires iOS 9 or later to run but you can grab it regardless.

FREE to WATCH (Wedn 12pm ET): Business of Professional Photo Retouching (and Choosing Right Lens)

A couple of headliners are leading the away among the Wednesday CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR free-to-stream classes. The The Business of Professional Photo Retouching class will stream today and on Thursday, while today is the last day for the Choosing the Right Lens class with John Greengo. The classes repeat throughout the night, cable-TV style, so you don’t have to catch them during the daytime.

COMING UP IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS
+ MAR 01: The Business of Professional Photo Retouching class
+ MAR-01: Fundamentals of Photography 2018
+ MAR-02: Photoshop CC Creation
+ MAR-03: Create an online portfolio
+ MAR-05: Getting started in lifestyle family photography (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-07: Art of Flower Photography
+ MAR-12: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M10 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M Typ 240 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Dramatic Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Beauty Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-30: Flash for Children/Family Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ APR-05: The Wedding Story (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR Schedule

FREE to WATCH (Tue 12pm ET): Choosing the Right Lens

The timing of this class is perfect as you can watch it before you dig into the KEH Camera coupon deal (20% off 600+ featured items, 10% off everything else until Wednesday at 11:59pm ET).

“This class” is Choosing the Right Lens with John Greengo and it will begin steaming for FREE today (Tuesday 2/27/18) at 12pm eastern and will continue to stream on Tuesday as well, so if you miss it today, you can catch it tomorrow. The classes repeat throughout the night, cable-TV style, so you don’t have to catch them during the daytime.

COMING UP IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS
+ FEB-28: Choosing the Right Lens with John Greengo
+ FEB-28 and MAR 01: The Business of Professional Photo Retouching class
+ MAR-01: Fundamentals of Photography 2018
+ MAR-02: Photoshop CC Creation
+ MAR-03: Create an online portfolio
+ MAR-05: Getting started in lifestyle family photography (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-07: Art of Flower Photography
+ MAR-12: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M10 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M Typ 240 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Dramatic Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Beauty Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-30: Flash for Children/Family Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ APR-05: The Wedding Story (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR Schedule

FREE to Watch (12pm ET): Alternative Processing in Photography

If you have time flexibility or you are snowed in or stuck in an airport and such, why not pass time educationally? Headlining the Monday free-to-watch classes at the CreativeLIVE On-AIR is the class “Alternative Processing in Photography” with Daniel Gregory.

COMING UP IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS
+ FEB-27 and 28: Choosing the Right Lens with John Greengo
+ FEB-28 and MAR 01: The Business of Professional Photo Retouching class
+ MAR-01: Fundamentals of Photography 2018
+ MAR-02: Photoshop CC Creation
+ MAR-03: Create an online portfolio
+ MAR-05: Getting started in lifestyle family photography (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-07: Art of Flower Photography
+ MAR-12: Adobe Photoshop CC Bootcamp (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M10 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-15: LEICA M Typ 240 Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Dramatic Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-29: Flash for Beauty Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ MAR-30: Flash for Children/Family Images (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ APR-05: The Wedding Story (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the CREATIVE LIVE On-AIR Schedule

FREE to Watch: “How to Launch A Photography Business”

Today’s free-to-watch classes streaming at CreativeLIVE ON-AIR include the Lin and Jirsa (LA wedding photographers) “How to launch a Photography Business”.

On the sales front, they have a 19 classes for $19 each sale includes classes on commercial photography, baby photography (photographing babies, not teaching babies how to become photographers), high volume photography, branding, business, and mo(i)re.

FREE (iOS app): Enlight by Lightricks Ltd

Free at the moment is the Enlight app on iTunes by “Lightricks Ltd”. It won a 2017 Apple Design award, calling it the “Best all in one editor”. It is a 105~ MB download. It requires iOS 10 or later.

PS: you can also use the Windows iTunes version to claim it for future use (if you don’t currently have a compatible iOS device with you).

FREE to Watch Today (World Premieres): Launch Photography Business, Adobe XD, Sony a7r III, Etc

There’s at least three potentially interest streaming free-to-watch online classes at the CreativeLIVE On-AIR Schedule, with two world premieres even:

+ NOW: How to launch a Photography Business (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ NOW: Foundations of Adobe XD (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ NOW: Animal Photography
+ NOW: Sony a7r III Fast Start Class with John Greengo

Coming up in the next few days
+ FEB-24: Photographing pets in the studio (herding cats tutorial?)
+ FEB-26: Alternative Processing in Photography
+ MAR-05: Getting started in lifestyle family photography (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the On-AIR Schedule

FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): Sony a7r III Fast Start Class (WORLD PREMIERE)

Sony a7r III fans and curious bystanders! The day has arrived! Starting at 12pm eastern today, CreativeLIVE will have the world premiere (it is recording LIVE in front of a live studio audience) of the Sony a7r III Fast Start Class with John Greengo. The class will be free to watch during this promotional period and will repeat throughout the night until 12pm eastern of the next day (Wednesday in our case). If you like the class well enough that you want to watch again and again later on, they have it on a launch sale for $39.

If that’s not your cup, among the other On-AIR Schedule free-streaming classes on Tuesday is an Adobe Illustrator CC Drawing and Editing class and a DJ fundamentals. If you are or aspire to be a music or club or lifestyle photographer, it is not a bad idea to take a look at that class so you can better understand your subjects [if not already familiar with DJing]!

Coming up in the next few days
+ FEB-21: How to launch a Photography Business (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: Foundations of Adobe XD (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: Animal Photography (photographing animals I assume, not animals becoming photographers)
+ FEB-24: Photographing pets in the studio (herding cats tutorial?)
+ FEB-26: Alternative Processing in Photography
+ MAR-05: Getting started in lifestyle family photography (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the On-AIR Schedule

FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): Beginner Photographer’s Crash Course

Snowed in? Stuck in an airport? Babysitting kids and cats and grown-ups? Why not be educationally productive instead of watching YouTube bloopers? 🙂 Streaming for FREE at the CreativeLIVE On-AIR Schedule today starting at 12pm ET (hooray, I’m finally posting it well before it starts) is the “Beginner Photographer’s Crash Course” class among a half a dozen other free-to-stream classes…

NOTE also that during actual President’s Day CreativeLIVE has a 40% to 50% off site-wide sale, so if there are any classes you like, this might be a good time to scoop them up. This is the schedule for the discounts

Coming up in the next few days
+ FEB-20: Sony a7r III Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: How to launch a Photography Business (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: Foundations of Adobe XD (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: Animal Photography (photographing animals I assume, not animals becoming photographers)
+ FEB-24: Photographing pets in the studio (herding cats tutorial?)
+ FEB-26: Alternative Processing in Photography
+ MAR-05: Getting started in lifestyle family photography (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the On-AIR Schedule

FREE to Watch: “Fundamentals of Great Prints”

And now it’s time to check back on CreativeLIVE! Streaming for FREE at their On-AIR Schedule right now (today) is the “Fundamentals of Great Prints” class with Mike Hagen.

Coming up in the next few days:

+ FEB-17: Capturing Connection
+ FEB-18: Night Photography Fundamentals
+ FEB-19: Beginner Photographer’s Crash Course
+ FEB-20: Sony a7r III Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: How to launch a Photography Business (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: Foundations of Adobe XD (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: Animal Photography (photographing animals I assume, not animals becoming photographers)
+ FEB-24: Photographing pets in the studio (herding cats tutorial?)
+ FEB-26: Alternative Processing in Photography
+ MAR-05: Getting started in lifestyle family photography (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the On-AIR Schedule

FREE to Watch NOW: “Seeing and Shaping Light” photography with Lindsay Adler

And now it’s time to check back on CreativeLIVE! Streaming for FREE at their On-AIR Schedule right now (today) is the “Seeing and Shaping Light” class with photographer Lindsay Adler among others.

Coming up in the next few days:

+ FEB-16: Fundamentals of Great Prints
+ FEB-17: Capturing Connection
+ FEB-18: Night Photography Fundamentals
+ FEB-19: Beginner Photographer’s Crash Course
+ FEB-20: Sony a7r III Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: How to launch a Photography Business (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: Foundations of Adobe XD (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB-21: Animal Photography (photographing animals I assume, not animals becoming photographers)
+ FEB-24: Photographing pets in the studio (herding cats tutorial?)
+ FEB-26: Alternative Processing in Photography
+ MAR-05: Getting started in lifestyle family photography (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ the above is just a sampling, see them all at the On-AIR Schedule

(ENDED) Consumer Reports website is FREE to READ (limited time)

As of a 2/15/18 PM recheck, the free to read promotion expired… Consumer Reports has now launched new for-pay membership options

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FREE ACDSee Video Studio 2 software

If it’s free I’ll take three, but this promotion is limit one per customer! ACDSee is offering FREE licenses for their Video Studio 2 software. You enter a name and email address. By doing this, you will be added to their emailing list (you can unsubscribe later). A few seconds later you receive an email with your license key (a long letters and numbers combo) and a link in the email points you to the download page. The .EXE download there is a 22.2MB file. I’m not currently on a Windows machine, so I can’t tell you what happens next. It’s a cliffhanger 🙂

Free to Read (PRIME): Australian Photography latest issue and more

Among the many Prime Benefits is the Prime Reading program which lets you e-borrow e-books and individual issues of select magazines, library-style, for FREE! Among the current round of free-to-read digital magazine issues is the February 2018 issue of Australian Photography. One you check it out, you can keep it as long as you want, but it will use up one of your ten available “borrowing” slots. A number of other “six degrees of separation” (from photography) digital issues are available such as Nat Geo Traveler, Backpacker, Surfer, Vogue, etc.

LIVE NOW at CreativeLIVE: Business of PRO Photo Retouching

Time for some photo learnings as Borat would say. Among today’s free-streaming classes at CreativeLIVE ON-AIR is the world-premiere (recording LIVE) of the “The Business of Professional Photo Retouching” class. Classes typically stream until 12pm ET of the next day, so if you miss any part, you can catch it on the repeat later in the night/day. And if you feel like becoming the new Ozzy, there’s also a “Composing Metal Melodies and Harmonies” class running 🙂

COMING IN FEBRUARY 2018
+ FEB-09: Food Photography, Mother’s Day Card Shoot, Greeting Cards, various Adobe In-Design classes
+ FEB-10: Lifestyle family photography
+ FEB-11: Family Photography: the business side of things
+ FEB-12: Screen Printing
+ FEB-13: iPhone X Quick Guide for Photos/Videos
+ FEB-14: Family Photography: Modern Storytelling
+ FEB-15: Seeing and Shaping Light
+ FEB-16: Fundamentals of Great Prints
+ FEB-17: Capturing Connection
+ FEB-18: Night Photography Fundamentals
+ FEB-19: Beginner Photographer’s Crash Course
+ FEB-20: Sony a7r III Fast Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ find them all at the CreativeLIVE ON-AIR schedule page

FREE 8×10″ Walgreens Photo Print w/coupon & Store Pickup

In addition to the previously mentioned coupons, there is also a limited time freebie from Walgreens Photo. Use coupon code VDAYFREE to receive a FREE 8×10 inch photo print. Shipping is $0.99 OR you can select FREE store pickup if you are near a Walgreens B&M store!

Wedn FREE to Watch at 1pm ET: Panasonic GH5S Live-Streaming Panel from B&H Photo

As we mentioned last week, starting at 1pm eastern time (10am pacific) today, B&H Photo will be hosting for FREE Panasonic GH5S LIVE Streaming Panel Discussion featuring a photographer, a cinematographer, a post production person, along with a Panasonic representative and a panel host. A party of five. I mean, a panel of five! As usual, it will be free to watch. You can ask questions using the Twitter hashtag #BHPhotoLive.

The latest estimate for the Panasonic GH5S release is Monday February 5 (2018) according to the B&H Photo Pre-Order page. Its starting price is $2500, versus $2000 for its GH5 predecessor.

This time they are using YouTube for the live-stream, so that gives you more flexibility. No need for Adobe Flash! You can also find the video YouTube-embedded below..,

I think they accidentally set the YouTube live stream start time to pacific instead of eastern, but the event will start at 1pm eastern…

Wedn FREE to Watch: Outdoor Photography Class and more

Live today, starting at 12pm eastern, and free to watch without purchase at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR page are various online classes, including the “The Outdoor Photography Experience” with Chris Burkard…

COMING IN FEBRUARY 2018

+ FEB 01: Color Theory for Photographers
+ FEB 02: Adobe After Effects CC Quick Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB 03: Making a Short Documentary
+ FEB 04: Premiere PRO CC Video Editing Complete Guide
+ FEB 05: Photographing Motherhood
+ FEB 06: Family Group Posing
+ FEB 07: Business of PRO Photo Retouching (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ this is just a sampling, check The Complete Schedule at the ON-AIR page

Monday FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): Photoshop CC Complete Guide, and more

Live today, starting at 12pm eastern, and free to watch without purchase at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR page are various online classes, including the two-day class starting today, Adobe Photoshop CC: The Complete Guide with Ben Willmore. Continuing are the “Fundamentals of Photography 2018” and “Craft Photography Fundamentals” among others.

COMING IN JANUARY & FEBRUARY

+ JAN 30: Exploring Color & Composition (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ JAN 30: Build Your Lighting Knowledge with Peter Turley
+ JAN 31: The Outdoor Photography Experience
+ FEB 01: Color Theory for Photographers
+ FEB 02: Adobe After Effects CC Quick Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB 03: Making a Short Documentary
+ FEB 04: Premiere PRO CC Video Editing Complete Guide
+ FEB 05: Photographing Motherhood
+ FEB 06: Family Group Posing
+ FEB 07: Business of PRO Photo Retouching (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ this is just a sampling, check The Complete Schedule at the ON-AIR page

Friday FREE to Watch: Fundamentals, Art Wolfe, Etc

Live today, starting at 12pm eastern, and free to watch without purchase at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR page are various online classes, including “Another Look” by Art Wolfe, “Create Online Portfolio” and the continuation of “Fundamentals of Photography 2018” and “Writing Week 2018”.

COMING IN JANUARY & FEBRUARY

+ JAN 27: Brushes in Photoshop CC
+ JAN 28: Filters and Smart Objects
+ JAN 28: Getting More out of a PDF (a necessarily evil?)
+ JAN 29: Adobe Photoshop CC: The Complete Guide
+ JAN 29: Craft Photography Fundamentals
+ JAN 30: Exploring Color & Composition (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ JAN 30: Build Your Lighting Knowledge with Peter Turley
+ JAN 31: The Outdoor Photography Experience
+ FEB 01: Color Theory for Photographers
+ FEB 02: Adobe After Effects CC Quick Start (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ FEB 03: Making a Short Documentary
+ FEB 04: Premiere PRO CC Video Editing Complete Guide
+ FEB 05: Photographing Motherhood
+ FEB 06: Family Group Posing
+ FEB 07: Business of PRO Photo Retouching (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ this is just a sampling, check The Complete Schedule at the ON-AIR page

Thursday FREE to Watch: Group Posing, Fundamentals, Etc

Live today, starting at 12pm eastern, and free to watch without purchase at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR page are various online classes, including “Family Group Posing” and the continuation of “Fundamentals of Photography 2018” and “Writing Week 2018”.

COMING IN JANUARY

+ JAN 26: Create Online Portfolio
+ JAN 27: Brushes in Photoshop CC
+ JAN 28: Filters and Smart Objects
+ this is just a sampling, check The Complete Schedule at the ON-AIR page

Wednesday FREE to Watch (starting 12pm ET): “Lens Buyers Guide”, “Fundamentals 2018”, and more

Live today, starting at 12pm eastern, and free to watch without purchase at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR page are the following online classes:

+ “Camera Buyers Guide” with John Greengo

+ “Fundamentals of Photography 2018” continues

+ “Photo Week 2017 Portrait Critique”

COMING IN JANUARY

+ JAN 25: Family Group Posing
+ JAN 26: Create Online Portfolio
+ JAN 27: Brushes in Photoshop CC
+ JAN 28: Filters and Smart Objects
+ this is just a sampling, check The Complete Schedule at the ON-AIR page

FREE 24pk single use AA or AAA batteries at Harbor Freight with coupon

If you like the idea of FREE batteries but don’t want to deal with Office Depot Rewards, fear not, we have a deal for you too! The current mailbox weekly circular ads (typically bundled with the weekly grocery ads, or stuffed in the mailbox a day before or after) may include a Harbor Freight page that among the freebie coupons you will find a 24-pack of your choice of AA or AAA single use batteries. You may also find their coupon ads in local newspapers and magazines. I haven’t checked their website, maybe it’s there too.

You don’t even have to buy anything. You can show up and get the free batteries and walk out. There is a limit one of freebie per customer per day. Or if you feel like you have to buy something to counter the freebie, they have various small things. Or if all else fails, there should be candy bars at the checkout register 🙂

Tue FREE to Watch: “Camera Buyers Guide” and more

Live today, and free to watch without purchase at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR page are the following online classes:

+ “Camera Buyers Guide” with John Greengo

+ “Fundamentals of Photography 2018” continues

+ “Adobe Illustrator CC: Vector Art Using Adobe Stock”

COMING IN JANUARY

+ JAN 24: Choosing the Right Lens
+ JAN 25: Family Group Posing
+ JAN 26: Create Online Portfolio
+ JAN 27: Brushes in Photoshop CC
+ JAN 28: Filters and Smart Objects
+ this is just a sampling, check The Complete Schedule at the ON-AIR page

FREE to Watch Today: Fundamentals of Photography 2018, Portrait Photography, Etc

Live today, and free to watch without purchase at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR page are the following online classes:

+ world premiere of “Fundamentals of Photography 2018” (LIVE class!)

+ “Portrait Photography Fundamentals” by Scott Robert Lim

+ “Writing Week 2018”

+ “Photoshop CC Creation” with Adobe Stock

These started at 12pm ET! All apologies, I got distracted and didn’t post this ahead of time!

COMING IN JANUARY

+ JAN 23: Camera Buyer’s Guide
+ JAN 24: Choosing the Right Lens
+ JAN 25: Family Group Posing
+ JAN 26: Create Online Portfolio
+ JAN 27: Brushes in Photoshop CC
+ JAN 28: Filters and Smart Objects
+ this is just a sampling, check The Complete Schedule at the ON-AIR page

Free to Watch (CreativeLIVE): Wedding Photography Bootcamp

The Saturday free to watch classes at the CreativeLIVE On-AIR are headlined by the “Wedding Photography Bootcamp” class with Sal Cincotta. The free-to-watch classes are streaming throughout the day and night, and they usually end their free-streaming by 12pm ET of the next day (unless they are multi-day classes or their free-streaming window is 48 hours or longer).

Starts 12pm ET: FREE to Watch: “Location, Posing, Execution”, “Studio Pass”

The new round of free-to-watch classes at CreativeLIVE begin at 12pm eastern every day. According to the Creative LIVE ON-AIR schedule, among the classes streaming today (Tue 1/16/18) is “Location, Posing, Execution” by Robert Valenzuela, and a “Studio Pass” with Evetts and Weinman.

Coming in the next few days:
+ JAN-17: “Portrait Photography”
+ JAN-18: “Capturing Authentic Portraits”
+ JAN-19: “Engagement Photography”
+ JAN-20: “Wedding Photography Bootcamp”
+ JAN-21: “Think like a 10K Photographer”
+ JAN-22: “Fundamentals of Photography 2018” (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ JAN-22: “Portrait Photography Fundamentals”
+ JAN-23: “Camera Buyers Guide”
+ JAN-30: “Color and Composition”
+ and many more, see them all at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR schedule

Thur FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): “Speedlight Photography Basics” and more

The new round of free-to-watch classes at CreativeLIVE begin at 12pm eastern every day. According to the Creative LIVE ON-AIR schedule, among the classes streaming today (Thur 1/11/18) is “Speedlight Photography Basics” and “File Formats Explained”. It looks like the “Alternative Processing” class is also continuing among others…

Coming in the next few days:

+ JAN-12: “how to shoot with your first flash”
+ JAN-13: “Composition Basics”
+ JAN-14: “Fundamentals for Great Prints”
+ JAN-15: “Posing 101” and “Writing Week”
+ JAN-16: “Location, Posing, Execution”
+ JAN-17: “Portrait Photography”
+ JAN-18: “Capturing Authentic Portraits”
+ JAN-19: “Engagement Photography”
+ JAN-20: “Wedding Photography Bootcamp”
+ JAN-21: “Think like a 10K Photographer”
+ JAN-22: “Fundamentals of Photography 2018” (WORLD PREMIERE)
+ JAN-22: “Portrait Photography Fundamentals”
+ JAN-23: “Camera Buyers Guide”
+ JAN-30: “Color and Composition”
+ and many more, see them all at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR schedule

Wedn FREE to Watch (starts 12pm ET): “Understanding Light”, “Color Fundamentals”, Etc

The new round of free-to-watch classes at CreativeLIVE begin at 12pm eastern every day. According to the CREATIVELIVE ON-AIR schedule, among the classes streaming today (Wedn 1/10/18) is “Understanding Light” with Mark Wallace, and “Color Fundamentals” with Mary Jane Begin, and the Chase Jarvis Show LIVE.

Coming in the next few days:

+ JAN-11: “Speedlight Photography Basics” and “File Formats”
+ JAN-12: “how to shoot with your first flash”
+ JAN-13: “Composition Basics”
+ JAN-14: “Fundamentals for Great Prints”
+ JAN-15: “Posing 101” and “Writing Week”
+ and many more, see them all at the CREATIVELIVE ON-AIR schedule

Starts 12pm ET Today and Tuesday (FREE to Watch): “Introduction to Alternative Processing in Photography”

Starting at 12pm ET today is a class streaming today and on Tuesday at CreativeLIVE by Daniel Gregory, running 12pm to 7pm eastern time on each day, “Introduction to Alternative Processing in Photography”. A total of 39 lessons are included, and you can see the list under the LESSONS sub-tab over there.

For more upcoming classes for today and the next few weeks, check their CreativeLIVE ON-AIR schedule page…

Starts Mon 4pm ET (FREE): Getting the Most Out of Lightroom

Starting at 4pm ET today (Monday 1/8/18), B&H Photo is hosting / live-streaming a two hour talk by Eric Wessman on “Getting the Most Out of Lightroom”. This is free to watch. It will be streaming live from the B&H Event Space in NY.

Saturday: FREE Food Photography streaming class

A two in one special! You can get your foodie/cooking fix and your photography fix in one. Food Photography! That’s the headliner of today’s free-to-watch photography classes at the CreativeLIVE ON-AIR SCHEDULE

Other classes:
+ “Fundamentals of Photography 2016” (this continues until Sunday)
+ and other creative classes

Starts Friday 12pm ET: “Portrait Photography Bootcamp” and more FREE to Watch Photography Classes

Friday is here and another round of free streams begins at 12pm eastern today at the CreativeLIVE ON-AIR SCHEDULE as follows:

+ “Portrait Photography Bootcamp”
+ “Basics of Adobe CC”
+ “Fundamentals of Photography 2016” (this continues until Sunday)
+ and more, see them all at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR schedule

Thursday FREE to Watch: Fine Art Photography, Choosing Right Lens, Pho Fundamentals, Etc

Thursday is here and if you are looking for something more educational to watch, among the classes streaming for FREE at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR schedule you can find:

+ “Fine Art Photography: The Complete Guide”
+ “Choosing the Right Lens” repeat of yesterday’s world premiere
+ “Fundamentals of Photography 2016” (this continues until Sunday)
+ and more, see them all at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR schedule

FREE to Watch TODAY: Lightroom CC Photo Editing and Fundamentals of Pho

Today’s FREE-to-WATCH streaming schedule at CreativeLIVE ON-AIR includes a couple of interesting classes:

+ Adobe Lightroom CC Photo Editing: The Complete Guide with Ben Willmore

+ the Fundamentals of Photography 2016 classes

Meanwhile starting on Wednesday at 12pm ET, they will have the world premiere (recording LIVE) of the “Choosing the Right Lens” class with John Greengo. You can find them all at the CreativeLIVE ON-AIR page. While there, they are free to watch, day or night, as much or as little as you want.

Starts 12pm ET: Photoshop Week 2017 Re-Broadcast (FREE to Watch)

It’s a cold winter weekend, if you don’t want to brave the elements and go outside, fire up the coffee machine or the tea kettle, and dive into the FREE to Watch re-broadcast of the Photoshop Week 2017 at CreativeLIVE. The rebroadcast begins on Saturday at 12pm eastern and continues for three days. All 42 classes will stream for FREE during this window. If you like enough of them well enough, they have a promotional bundle where you can buy them all for $299.

But that’s not all. A number of other non-Photoshop classes are also streaming today for FREE at the CreativeLIVE ON-AIR page, including a Becoming a Better Speaker (today) and an Intro to Calligraphy (Sunday). Calligraphy can give you more macro shot test subjects 😉

FREE to Watch NOW: Joe McNally’s Life in Photography

The headliner of the current CretiveLIVE ON-AIR schedule, the free to watch online classes during their promotional free-streaming window, is a class by the one and only Joe McNally, “Lighting, Logistics, and Strategies for a Life in Photography”.

FREE 8×10″ Print with Walgreens Photo coupon

It’s the holiday spirit at Walgreens Photo, for a limited time, coupon code GIFT2U gets you a free 8×10 inch photo print with free store pickup. Delivery to an address of your choice is not free unless they have free shipping promotions. This is a limited time offer.

Starts 12pm ET: FREE to Watch: “Lightroom Classic CC for the Professional Photographer” CreativeLIVE Class

Starting at 12pm ET today (Friday 12/22/17) is a free re-airing for all to watch of the CreativeLIVE class Lightroom Classic CC for the Professional Photographer with Jared Platt. If you can’t wait for the stream to begin, look under the “Lessons” section of the class, and lesson #4 is available to stream right away on its own.

For more “free to stream” classes check their latest CreativeLIVE ON-AIR Schedule, a good way to watch some creatives-orientated videos for free.

Starts 12pm ET FREE to Watch: Photoshop CC Brushes Class (World Premiere)

A world premiere begins at 12pm eastern today at the Creative LIVE ON-AIR, it is the “Working with Brushes in Photoshop CC” online class by Lisa Carney. The class is free to watch during this promotional ON-AIR streaming.

AMONG the UPCOMING CLASSES
+ Dec 13: Create an Online Portfolio (World Premiere)
+ Dec 14: Photography Starter Kit for Beginners
+ Dec 15: Download, Organize and Share Your Photos
+ Dec 16: Beyond DSLR Basics: Composition & Lighting
+ Dec 17: Beginner Photo Retouching
+ and so on

Meanwhile their 50% off Green Monday sale has morphed into an up to 50% off sale on their classes.