How to Photograph the Moon

Hi, this us Jay P. Morgan. Today on The Slanted Lens, we’re down here at MacArthur Park, in Los Angeles. We’re looking into what would be on the west side of downtown L.A. The reason we’re here is I wanna get a shot of the moon as it comes up over the buildings of Los Read more…

Strobes & Daylight: A Lighting Tutorial For Photography & Video

Make sure you stick around to the end of the video because today we’re going to launch our new Slant Lens giveaway, a Tamron 24-70mm lens. So stick around to the end of the video to see how you can enter to win. In today’s Slanted Lens lesson we’re out at the Bonneville Salt Flats. Read more…

The Slanted Lens- Photography, Videography, and Lighting Lessons, Camera and Gear Reviews

My this is Jp. Morgan. I this JP Morgan, Mr.. JP morning today on the slam knows we’re here in New York City We’re out on location at the ultimate Graveyard. We’re down here in hollywood. How are you good? We’re now going to talk about how light creates separation We’re going to take some Read more…

4 DIY Lighting Setups for Your Home Studio

Jay: We’re gonna take an overhead kitchen light and turn into a key light. Three DIY lighting setups for your home studio. Time for another great giveaway. And we’ve got four of these Platypods we’re giving away. This is a flat metal tripod you can put your camera on, put a ball head, put your Read more…

DIY Home Photo Studio Setup

This is Melvin see Melvin learn how to set up a studio in his home See Melvin how to light. See Melvin learn how to make money in photography next on the slanted lens All right, so Melvin this is the room. – Yes it is – So tell me what your vision is What Read more…

Studio Equipment- Sandbags Quick Tip

Oh, hey, it’s time to talk about sandbags. Hi, this Jay P. Morgan. Today on Slanted Lens, we’re gonna talk about sandbags. Not a sexy topic, but one that everybody uses on set. These don’t weigh 250 pounds. Did you fall for that? Really? So what we have here is one, two, three, four different Read more…

Lifestyle Product Photography Tips with BlackRapid

Jay: Hi. This is Jay P. Morgan. Today, on The Slanted Lens, we’re up here in the snow shooting lifestyle products shots of the new BlackRapid Retro Strap. So let’s get started and see what we can do. It’s gonna be cold, but it’s gonna be fun. Hi, this is Jay P. Morgan. Today on Read more…

Photography Lighting Using the Sun as Keylight Quick Tip

Hi, this is Jay P. Morgan. Today on The Slanted Lens, we’re going to show you how to take a harsh sun, and turn it into a beautiful soft keylight, using a translucent reflector. [MUSIC] We’ve got our first workshop coming on April 30th here in Los Angeles. We’re going to teach you how to Read more…

Laws of Light: High Speed Sync Photography

Hi, this is JP Morgan and I’m Julia Rose today’s model Julia is here to help me illustrate. What? high-speed sync is Why you use it what you’re trying to accomplish with it and then just have a set it up give you a great example It’s a little noisy here. But here we go Read more…

7 iPhone Photography Tips

Jay: Do you know what the best camera is when you come on a great photograph? It’s the one you have in your hand. And unfortunately, all of us have a camera on our phone in our hand most of the time. So, it’s crazy not to understand how to take your phone and make Read more…