You鈥檝e got the basics of photography down (not quite yet? We鈥檝e got another class for that!), and now you鈥檙e looking to do something a little different to add an extra element to your images. Great! We鈥檝e got the perfect class for you to check out. If you鈥檝e been looking for new ways to create unique photos for your portfolio or just want to level up your Instagram game, our new online class, CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY: LIGHT EFFECTS, is for you!

In this class, you鈥檒l learn three creative light effects that will add a dreamy, artistic vibe to your photos. You don鈥檛 need a photography studio to achieve these in-camera effects. Instead, your awesome instructor, pro-photog Lauren Naylor, will show you how to get it done with just a few easy-to-find supplies (like a kitchen colander!) and great natural light.

After taking our CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY:聽LIGHT EFFECTS class, you鈥檒l know how to:

  • Use everyday objects to add unique light effects to your photos.
  • Set up and create rainbow, reflection, and other artistic effects (see an example below).
  • Dial in the right camera settings to pull off this type of photography.
  • Make quick color edits to your photos in Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop.

Want to know more about your instructor? Lauren is a freelance photographer and graphic designer living in sunny LA. She works as a creative fashion, editorial, and fine arts photographer, while also hosting her own photography workshops. Using light and props creatively, Lauren forges a dream landscape for her subject matter.

No matter your level of experience, this class is perfect for you. Weekend photographers and aspiring pros alike will walk away from this class with new techniques to create gorgeous, high-end photos.


Class students will get access to an Adobe Lightroom Present Pack (three presets) created by Lauren for just $1. This includes a DREAM, GOLDEN, and MOODY preset to really make your photos pop.

Access to this pack will be included in your class downloads.

Ready to get started? Enroll in our NEW online class today and you鈥檒l be on your way to creating gorgeous high-end photos. Plus, you鈥檒l get access to three presets created by Lauren to make editing photos super easy. Woot!

Need more inspo? Check out some of Lauren鈥檚 work below. So dreamy!

Burning embers. Model: @brookeva_

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What鈥檚 your favorite light effect? Tell us on Twitter by tagging @BritandCo and using the hashtag #bcclasses.