Personalized, goal-oriented, fun
photo skill building, One:One with Jim Austin.
1) Working closely together, we talk about your needs. We design visual projects. You post your work, and I consult on your schedule, giving feedback, coaching, tips and resources. We connect by phone, on social media and by email.
2) You want to make better photographs. I love teaching, and learning. We take our time in our sessions. Our goal and focus is on your projects, and improving how you see.
3) We'll discuss topics of your choice , such as the power of color, and aesthetics of design as they relate to your style, your individual workflow and more..
4) Convenient, flexible. Our sessions are geared to Fit your Life Schedule .
8 or 16 sessions are available, flexible to your schedule. We connect for lessons once a week, bi-weekly or monthly.
Q: How do I sign up?
A: Easy. Sign up via Paypal or check for one of these 2 options:
Q: What is the difference between One on One and other online photo courses?
A: We work closely together on practical assignments to fine turning your workflow with YOUR images. For instance, one session is on Imagining Your Most Creative Image. Unlike watching a video, we emphasize photo experience, and learning by direct "hands on"fun assignments that fit your needs.
Q: WHAT GEAR DO I NEED?
A: Your existing software and gear. Use any camera, film or digital camera or iPhone. For editing you can use Mac, PC, Photoshop CC or any version of Photoshop, Lightroom, Elements. There is no need to purchase gear during the course, but if you need I can make suggestions for gear that fits your goals.
1. Denise commented:
"A company in Switzerland bought the largest size I had, which is suitable for using as large as a billboard. I'm pretty excited. I owe you a huge THANK YOU for the support and encouragement with my photo efforts. "
Denise returned a year later to take another series of 1 ON 1 Coaching.
2. Sally wrote:
"Thanks Jim for all your wonderful help.
I have more confidence now about my photography. "
3. Melinda said:
"Jim, the SSCA board wants to thank you for participating this year ... Your talk was outstanding. Everyone loved hearing about how to take great pictures. Also, taking people outside on Sunday was great."
My Teaching Credentials: Taught digital photography at Colorado University and CFU in Denver for 6 years in the design department to students of all ages, member of the American Society for Photographic Education, 1600 followers on Flickr.