Vickie’s Free Crash Course in Photography

A free 30 day course to help you be a better photographer.

You want to take great pictures, learn your camera better, find time to shoot and well, not make your friends yawn when they look at your pictures. No need to worry! You will never bore your friends again. Just let me help you.


Hi, I’m Vickie, a professional photographer for over 30 years. In the 1990s, I shot over 150 portraits for People magazine. This ecourse is designed to help you improve your photography in the next 30 days. It distills a lot of the practical and very do-able things I’ve learned over the years and I know that it will change the way you think about photography.

free photo tips Vickie Lewis photographyWhat you will learn in this 30-day email course:

  • The professional photographer’s secret to getting more ‘Wow’ photos and how you can, too, with a simple four-step process you can do in your own neighborhood.
  • How to make more time for photography.
  • How to find things to take pictures of.
  • How to find the picture in a beautiful scene.
  • Homework and tips to help you learn more about light and composition.
  • A checklist to help you get sharp shots consistently.
  • A checklist to help you be prepared for shoots.
  • A list of photography terms and what they mean.
  • What to do when you get discouraged.
  • The biggest lie out there about photography.
  • Tips to compose more magical photographs.

What people are saying about the Crash Course:

“I think I’ve found what I’ve been searching for–you. The combination of your spirit, teaching and discipline makes a great framework for what I want to do through photography.  Thank you, thank you, thank you.”
“I want to one thank you for your e-mails they are full of encouraging ideas and thoughts and reflections and I feel you’re information has been very useful and keeping me thinking of how to improve my photography! So your time and knowledge is so appreciated!”
“Thank you for your email, for your ideas and for the homework.  You’ve already started me thinking about photography in a different way.  I’m impressed!”
“I just wanted to email you and say I love this message in the email! This is exactly how I was feeling. I knew that there are beautiful pictures to take in my area, I just need to open my eyes up and see them. In the back of my head I always think if I was somewhere like Africa, as you said, I would have beautiful pictures. But I know that deep down I can find that right where I live!”