Photography tips to help you
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- 10+ years of trade secrets, tips and tricks to help you start on the right track, from multi-award-winning portrait photographer Jessica McGovern. Welcome to the Spot.
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Gold for Katie Brockman:
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This photograph by MTog Nicola Elliott achieved a Merit in The TOG Awards in 2022
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L’approche de Jess ( et son équipe) est personnalisée, le contenu de qualité, les conseils honnêtes: elle vous partage ses connaissances et son expérience, que vous soyez un photographe enthousiaste ou un pro, Chacun apprend à son rythme, selon ses intérêts , besoins et objectifs mais en s’amusant, yeah! N.B.: J’aimerais ajouter, que si parler en anglais vous terrifie, ce n’est pas un problème ici. Vous pouvez communiquer facilement et simplement par écrit ( pas besoin d’un diplôme en langue anglaise)!
I am so thankful for Jess and the membership! I have had other photography memberships and this one is the best by far in the amount and quality of information that is provided. Jess does a great job of making the instruction easy to understand. She is very much involved in the membership group and she has created a very welcoming and supportive community. The Mtog support team is fantastic. You can tell that Jess really cares about helping her students to learn and excel. Jess has a great way of explaining how to make improvements to an image while building confidence in her students. I have learned so much and I am excited to learn more!
The membership is just amazing! such a great community with very kind and helpfull people, where you can ask for CC without being burned to the ground.. that is for me just so important. next to that, all the info is sooo good and helpfull. i personaly as a premium+ member love the deep critique’s the most. I always learn alot from them. Jess is really good in explaining and teaching. Even for people who don’t have english as there 1 language, it is not to difficult to follow the tutorials and lessons.
During the first lockdown I “met” Jess and was amazed about the quality and quantity of knowledge she shares. The moment I had the opportunity to become an MTOG member signed for the membership and feel that I am receiving even more than expected. Undoubtedly the best resource for those who are dedicated or love dog photography.
This membership community is worth every penny and more. Being ran by photographer and marketing guru means you are learning from someone who is doing it everyday and can evidence that. Not only are you learning how to shoot and edit, but also getting advice on much more. The quality of the information provided is exemplary. Everything is beautiful; from the colours, to images to the writing style. Topics are so easy to find and it’s not annoying or clunky to navigate. It’s really professional and so clean. It’s undoubtedly been the best investment I have made in my photography. Thank you team tog spot! 🖤
I can’t say how beneficial this membership is if you are wanting to improve your photography and editing skills. The content is plentiful and amazing. Jess is a wonderful instructor and mentor. I’m so glad I jumped on the opportunity to be a part of this community as soon as was it opened last year. I couldn’t ask for a better way to improve all of my skills as a photographer. Since joining I have started my own portrait photography business and I can’t wait to see what the future holds with Jess’s continuing support. Highly recommend!
MTog membership is hugely influential in my progression in photography. Jess really cares about our members and how she can help us progress. MTog is a really safe community, i feel i can ask anything. I highly recommend the membership to anyone who wants to be a part of the MTog family.
I highly recommend the MTOG membership. Jess and Dan always deliver above and beyond what is promised when you sign up and I’m always learning new things. They go the extra mile to make sure everyone is getting the help they need and that everyone is developing their skills. The deep critiques are amazing and the Facebook group is like a close-knit community.
As soon as this membership opened up I knew I had to join. It is an amazing group and you get SO much! It is like the YouTube but better!! Like with everything, you get so much more than what you think. I am loving being an MTog, I would definitely recommend it. Always learning something new too!
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I am so pleased that I became a premium member, I have learnt so much and my photography has progressed massively. Jess is a fantastic teacher, and the whole community are so friendly and helpful. Premium members have access to so many resources, it really is worth every penny.