|How to Build Your Own Photography Website
Focht Duration: 4
Weeks Cost: US$195
We all know we need one, but how in the world do I get started? Where do I buy a domain name, what do I do then?
It seems daunting, but once you know the steps it's pretty easy. The key is to be organized and take things one at a time.
By the end of the class, you will be able to complete your own website and have it up and running!
In this class we will cover:
How to buy a domain name.
How to buy and set up your hosting service
How to use an FTP program
How to set up your domain
How to install wordpress (the backbone of your site)
What Wordpress themes to use and how to install them
How to use Wordpress to build your amazing new site.
How to upload photos into a gallery.
Don't worry, this class is easy to follow, and will be fun too.
At the end of this class, you will be able to build, update and tweak your new site to fit your needs!
Instructor: Kevin Focht
Kevin Focht has been shooting fashion and beauty for over 20 years, currently specializing in the wedding market. He has lived and worked in Milan, Greece, London, Miami and New York. His client list includes Brides, Elegant Bride, Modern Bride, Bridal Guide, Nordstrom, Jantzen, Bank of America, Seventeen, YM, Arizona Weddings, Long Island Bride and Groom, and Oregon Bride.
Kevin recently relocated to his hometown of Portland Oregon and has opened up a luxury wedding and portrait studio called Left Turn Studio ( Kevin’s decision to leave his successful career in the New York fashion industry was the direct result of his personal experience at ground zero on the morning of September 11, 2001) He brings his varied background of working for some of the most discerning art directors and clients to the wedding and portrait industry.
His talent for lighting and being able to shoot on the fly, has made him a perfect match for wedding photography. Giving back to the industry that has given him so much, is his latest passion.
His commercial website is kevinfocht.com and his wedding work can be seen at leftturnstudio.com
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