Abstract Architectural Photography for Instagram

A course by Jack Fleming
Graphic Designer and Photographer. London, United Kingdom.
Joined September 2020
, Graphic Designer and Photographer

Learn how to highlight the unique geometric features of architectural spaces and engage your audience on social media

  • 95% positive reviews (22)
  • 501 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Learn how to highlight the unique geometric features of architectural spaces and engage your audience on social media



  • 95% positive reviews (22)
  • 501 students
  • 13 lessons (1h 15m)
  • 7 additional resources (1 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever


Do you want to enhance your Instagram feed with striking compositions of the buildings you love? Let graphic designer and photographer Jack Fleming show you how to take unique photos and explore your city from a new perspective. Since 2015, he has been capturing the architecture that surrounds him, creating unique compositions using the shapes and shadows of London’s architecture.

In this course, Jack reveals all his techniques to create original compositions ready for posting on Instagram. Discover how to use your material and find the best angles to capture architectural structures, and edit them on the apps he uses to share your photos on social media.

What will you learn in this online course?

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. Preparation and Knowing Your Equipment
  • U3
    U3. Production
  • U4
    U4. Post-production
  • FP
    FP Final project
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Start the course by getting to know how Jack got into architectural photography, and learn about his influences and sources of inspiration. Get a summary of what you’ll learn in the course before delving into theory and practice.

Discover the basic features of your equipment and learn about the ideal settings for your camera for architecture. See which apps Jack recommends for photo editing, before learning about his process when creating geometric compositions. Get some insight into how to choose your building and research your subject.

Explore your chosen subject and see how you can create compositions using cityscapes. Learn Jack’s techniques for framing your shot and start capturing the different angles of your building.

In the final unit, learn how to edit your photos and create your abstract compositions using Jack’s methodology. Next, edit the colors and see the best way for presenting your photos on Instagram, before getting Jack’s final tips for your future projects.

What is this course's project?

Create a photography series of architectural compositions using the angles, geometry, and perspectives of the buildings you shoot.

Who is this online course for?

This course is for anyone interested in photography and architecture.

Requirements and materials

You will need a camera (either digital or your phone), the Layout app (for compositions), Snapseed (for color editing), Adobe Photoshop or Lightroom, and a storage app such as Google Drive.


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501 Students
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Jack Fleming

A course by Jack Fleming

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Graphic Designer and Photographer

Jack Fleming is a graphic designer and photographer that specializes in architecture and abstract compositions. His passion for photographing architecture started in 2015, when he moved to London to find endless bounds of inspiration in the shapes and angles of the city’s buildings.

As a graphic designer, Jack has worked with clients like DHL, SAP, Glenmorangie, F1, GSK, RWC2019, ESL One, Manchester United, and Chandon. His architectural photography can be found on his Instagram profile: @architecture_anatomy.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Introduction
    • Influences
    • What Will We Do in This Course?
  • U2

    Preparation and Knowing Your Equipment

    • Getting to Know Your Equipment
    • Best Apps to Use
    • Composition and Rule of Thirds
    • Research Your Subjects
  • U3

    Production

    • Field Exploration
    • Framing and Capturing the Building
    • Post-photoshoot
  • U4

    Post-production

    • Editing Compositions
    • Editing Colours
    • Presenting the Final Result
  • FP

    Final project

    • Abstract Architectural Photography for Instagram

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Abstract Architectural Photography for Instagram. Photography, and Video course by Jack Fleming

Abstract Architectural Photography for Instagram

A course by Jack Fleming
Graphic Designer and Photographer. London, United Kingdom.
Joined September 2020
  • 95% positive reviews (22)
  • 501 students