Learn how to REALLY use your camera
Welcome! Thanks for visiting! I’m Malinda Hartong, a photojournalist with over 2 decades professional experience shooting both still images and video, daily news and features, even studio work. You might recognize the last name, especially with husband Glenn working as a newspaper photographer for over 25 years, and I was on staff at the local paper 6 years plus freelancing for over 10 before that. I LOVE teaching folks of all ages & skill levels how to get the most out of their camera & editing – creating absolutely amazing images! Honestly it’s not about the camera, it’s how you use it – let’s work together to get the most of Your Photos!
“I learned more in 2 hours than an 8 week class!” after just the 1st class of our popular DSLR Beyond Auto workshop – filled with easy pro tips you can use today!
From iPhone to SLR to video & multimedia, I’ve taught everyone from teens to moms to teachers to executives & other professional journalists. Based in Cincinnati Ohio, I love to travel. Please explore! Contact me with any questions! My goal is to help you make amazing photos.
Check out Wanda’s excellent photo of a labrador retreiver catching a ball in Cincinnati right after just 2 1-1 Camera Lessons. Canon 70D, 18-135mm at 135mm, over 1/2000 shutter speed to freeze the ball mid-air and dog mid-catch. Great Job!