2020 WorkshopsPhotography Workshops

Maternal Mother and child

110 Minutes
Skill Level

Join our mother to be and her daughter in this little maternal moment

To watch this and all other workshops, sign up for the Monthly or Yearly Membership HERE


maternal mother bef maternal mother aft
  • A summary of the natural light patterns looked for and how I positioned the subjects in order to accentuate the rim light
  • What I was looking for in the posing and how we adjust the one size fits all maternity gowns
  • The challenges we encountered by shooting 1 hour before sundown rather than shooting for the 2-3 hours before sunset slot!
  • Advanced color selection in LR in order to control the distracting warm colors in the background
  • Further grading of color in the background in PS to make a more precise selection of color ranges
  • How to equalize colors by using the color blend mode
  • Using frequency separation to correct tonalities, fabric creases and more!
  • I created the dress for the little girl and how we matched the colors and “massage” the shape of the dress into place to match what she was wearing
  • Dodge and burn
  • Using the liquify tool to reshape subjects

We cover a number of tips and tricks in this editing and photography workshop. Some being totally experimental and on the fly!

Start the Course



About Daniel

Hey there! I’m Daniel, a passionate portrait photographer and educator who’s determined to uplift and motivate fellow photographers worldwide. My goal is simple: to empower you to become the best photographer you can be!

Ever since I began my professional photography journey back in 2013, I’ve poured countless hours into honing my craft, pushing boundaries, and falling head over heels for the art of capturing Portraits. So if there’s anyone who knows what it’s like to grow 2 full-time photography businesses, you’re looking at him!

As a full-time photographer, I’ve had the pleasure of working with a diverse range of people from couples tying the knot to growing families, expectant mothers, adorable newborns, and everything in between. And now, I’m thrilled to share my hard-earned knowledge with you through my carefully crafted online photography classes that promise to transform your skills and techniques.

I’ll teach you everything you need to know about portrait photography and post-production skills in a way that’s easy to understand and put into practice. My aim is to help you see the world through a professional photographer’s eyes, so you too can create award-winning shots that capture the essence of any moment.

So, whether you’re a seasoned photographer or just starting, join me on this exciting journey to explore the beauty of portrait photography together!

3 reviews for Maternal Mother and child

  1. Angela Pieratt

    Amazing tutorial with so many tips to correct and enhance my images. I’m not sure I’ll ever get close to this image quality, but the information in this video will definitely help! I am also learning what to look for regarding the image background so that I can set myself up for a great shot!

  2. Melissa Jolly

    This is the most amazing edit! Who knew you could do something like this so easily (well Daniel made it look easy anyway).
    Just loving these tutorials

  3. Ventis Jansons

    Tips and tricks with hair is awesome

Add a review

More courses you might like

Learners who joined this course have also enjoyed these courses.