Free Download: How to Take Better Instagram Photos, According to Our C&C Photographer

Have you always wanted to shoot professional imagery for your brand but don’t have the budget to afford a photographer? Well, what if we told you that you can do it yourself?

Now that’ we’ve shown you how to use Lightroom to create gram-worthy images, Create & Cultivate photographer and founder of Smith House Photo, Becki Smith is taking you back to basics with her new online course, The Develop Course.

Smith specifically designed the program to help amateur photographers learn the basics from how to use a camera or find the best light so you can shoot gram-worthy imagery for your personal brand, website, or business.

Read on to learn more about the course modules and to get the exclusive free download on how to up your Instagram game by shooting better photos on your iPhone.

Becki Smith—Photography course

The Develop Course includes the following modules:

  1. The Basics of Photography
    To get you started, this first section of the course will teach you all about how to use your camera from the aperture, ISO, shutter speed, the exposure triangle, and more to take better photos.

  2. The Best Light
    Any photographer will tell you that snapping the perfect shot is all about finding great light. This section teaches you how as well as what to do when there isn't any, the temperature of light, and what it all means to your camera.

  3. Introduction to Composition
    Learn the rules of composition so you can shoot great images that not only engage your audience but draw in new followers, too.

  4. Shooting in Real Life

    Now that you’ve learned the basics, it’s time to take your skills out into the real world. This part of the course will show you how to take great photos even when you’re on the go and put them into practice for Instagram.

  5. Bonus Module for Create & Cultivators: An Intro to Editing
    Because we know you want it, this section will teach you how to utilize Lightroom, how to make adjustments, and export photos to look their best and make you look like a professional—because now you really are, right?

Visit to sign up! This one is sure to fill up fast.

Smith House Photo—photography course

EXCLUSIVE: Free Download for Create & Cultivators!

Have you always wanted to shoot professional photos just using your iPhone? Well, now your feed can look just as beautiful and bright as the Create & Cultivate Instagram thanks to Smith’s exclusive download.

The C&C photographer lets us in on the secret app she uses to shoot manually on her iPhone—you can download it HERE, it’s genius! Click the link below and follow her simple instructions, then be sure to tag us in your profesh photos on Instagram so we can see!

Camera 101—An Introduction to Manual Mode

Happy snapping!

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