Before The Shoot
The Academy with John Gress
Before The Shoot
Studio Tour: John Gress’s Chicago Portrait Photography Studio
Come along as I give a tour of my new studio! Including a lot of the gear I have in the space!
How to build this set from scratch!
Learn how I built this set step-by-step and then watch as I use it for the very first time during a photoshoot.
3 Quick Tips To Help You Master Set Design!
In today's video I wanted to give you three quick tips that will help you master set design the next time you are choosing...
How I travel with all of my lighting gear and check my bags for free!
In today's video I am going to go over how I travel with my gear, including may cases and everything in them! Then at...
Three places photographers can find inspiration!
The three places photographers can find inspiration for their next shoot!
MEMBER EXCLUSIVE – Staining and Ageing Props
Learn how to upgrade your apple boxes in only 10 minutes and weather furniture in seconds.
MEMBER EXCLUSIVE: Prop Shopping – Where to find great pieces for your next shoot!
Follow along as I go to two of my favorite spots looking for treasure. Then at the end I give tips on where I...
MEMBER EXCLUSIVE: How to mount a canvass backdrop to a tube and then a background stand
Today were going to go over how to mount a canvass backdrop with gaffer tape to a PVC tube so you can easily hang...
How to tether your Canon EOS R5 in Lightroom Classic using EOS Utility
In today's video I am going to show you how to tether your Canon EOS R5 to Lightroom Classic using EOS Utility.
I can't stress the importance of this topic enough, because coordinating all of the elements in your shot is ultimately things you will do...
Ten Stupid Model Excuses When Canceling Photoshoots
Setting-up a test photoshoot is a great way to try out new ideas and hone your craft, but like many of my friends I...
How to tether with Capture One and still have images write to the card in your Canon EOS R5 Camera
People ask me about tethering all of the time. In Lightroom it was a struggle, even with Tether Tools cables, but when I started...