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Baby's First Year Plan - Marketing - Posing - Photography - Photoshop

Welcome to Baby's First Year Plan. An in-depth tutorial that documents Stephanie Cotta's approach to photographing & retouching 5 day, 4 month, 8 month, and 12 month old babies. In this tutorial you will learn the planning, production, lighting, marketing, pricing, and retouching to create an experience your clients will love. It's time you became the leading newborn photographer in your market!

This tutorial includes over 60 videos that cover 5 day, 4 month, 8 month, and 12 month old shoot ideas, poses, family poses, unique tips and tricks for a smooth shoot, and Stephanie's entire workflow in Photoshop with actions included.  We created this tutorial to be a continuation from our first tutorial with Stephanie that focused on a posing guide to an indoor session with 5 day old newborn babies. This tutorial includes in-studio and on-location poses where you see Stephanie interact with clients, direct families, and bring images to life using her comprehensive workflow.  

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General Overview

  • 9 Hours of Digital Video Content That You Can Instantly Download
  • 60+ Videos Covering Marketing, Lighting, Posing, and Post Production
  • 5 Day Old Sessions
  • 4 Month Old Sessions
  • 8 Month Old Sessions
  • 12 Month Old Sessions
  • Prerequisite Sections on Gear, Getting Started, and Beginner Level
  • This Guide Is GREAT for beginners 
  • Learn To Shoot Natural Light Indoors In Any Location With a Window
  • Learn What Lenses You Should Use For Each Part Of Every Shoot
  • Learn How And When To Shoot Natural Light Outdoors
  • Learn The Gear And Tricks Of Stephanie's Shoots
  • Learn The Post Production Workflow For Creating Timeless Images
  • The Do's & Don'ts of Compositon
  • Improve Your Posing Drastically!
  • Photoshop Actions Included
  • Learn Stephanie's Full Post Production Secrets
  • You Will Never Shoot The Same Way After Watching This Tutorial

Preview Each Photo Shoot

Promo 3 - Early Preview
Promo 4 - Financing A Tutorial
Retouching Preview
Working With Babies

We build the most comprehensive photography tutorials available anywhere on the internet with the worlds best instructors. We shoot everything on-location in a documentary style to give you the sense that you are with the instructor on set. Our goal is that you learn through seeing the entire workflow and thought process. It's our mission to cut out the frustration and guessing from your workflow. These tutorials will propel you to understand WHY and not just HOW with a solid foundation from successful teachers. Nothing is scripted, nothing is rehearsed but everything is planned. When you start one of our tutorials you are going on a immersive learning experience found only at RGG EDU.

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Prerequisites

Shooting & Gear Essentials

Photo Shoots

Explore Various Looks

Retouching Tutorials

Bridge & Photoshop + Actions

Interviews

Marketing & Getting Started

Free Video: Choosing A Location

Support

Getting Started With RGG EDU

Video Chapter List

Shoot Prerequisite

Before You Start Shooting

Video Chapter List

Retouching Prerequisites 

Essentials Of Retouching

Video Chapter List

Building A Gallery

Taking It Further

Video Chapter List

  • 00-Welcome Support
  • 01-Prerequisite-Approach to Babies
  • 02-Prerequisite-Camera and Gear
  • 03-Prerequisite-Shooting in Manual Mode
  • 04-Prerequisite-Choosing a Location_FINAL_v2
  • 05-Retouching-Prerequisite-Software
  • 06-Retouching-Prerequisite-Brushes
  • 07-Retouching-Prerequisite-Masks
  • 08-Retouching-Prerequiste-Dodge Burn and Sponge
  • 09-Retouching-Prerequisite-Actions
  • 10-Retouching-Prerequisite-Online Galleries
  • 10-Retouching-Prerequisite-Online Galleries

Free Video: 8 Month Part II

Newborn Shoots

Studio & Outdoor

Video Chapter List

4 Months Shoots

Studio & Outdoor

Video Chapter List

8 Months Shoots

Studio & Outdoor

Video Chapter List

12 Months Shoots

Studio & Outdoor

Video Chapter List

  • 11-Newborn Studio Shoot Part I
  • 12-Newborn Studio Shoot Part II
  • 13-Newborn Studio Shoot Part III
  • 14-Newborn Studio Shoot Part IV
  • 15-Newborn Studio Shoot Part V
  • 16-Newborn Studio Shoot Part VI
  • 20-Newborn Outdoor Shoot Part I
  • 21-Newborn Outdoor Shoot Part II
  • 22 Newborn Outdoor Shoot Part III
  • 24-4-Month Studio Shoot
  • 25-4-Month Studio Shoot
  • 26-4-Month Studio Shoot
  • 27-4-Month Studio Shoot
  • 28-4-Month Studio Retouching
  • 29-4-Month Outdoor Shoot Part I
  • 30-4-Month Outdoor Shoot Part II
  • 31-4-Month Outdoor Shoot Part III
  • 32-4-Month Outdoor Shoot Part IV
  • 34-8-Month Studio Shoot Part I
  • 35-8-Month Studio Shoot Part II
  • 36-8-Month Studio Shoot Part III
  • 37-8-Month Studio Shoot Part IV
  • 38-8-Month Studio Shoot Part V
  • 39-8-Month Studio Shoot Part VI
  • 41-8-Month Outdoor Shoot Part I
  • 42-8-Month Outdoor Shoot Part II
  • 43 8-Month Outdoor Shoot Part III
  • 44 8-Month Outdoor Shoot Part IV
  • 46-12-Month Studio Shoot Part I
  • 47-12-Month Studio Shoot Part II
  • 48-12-Month Studio Shoot Part III
  • 49-12-Month Studio Shoot Part IV
  • 50-12-Month Studio Shoot Part V
  • 53-12-Month Outdoor Shoot Part I
  • 54-12-Month Outdoor Shoot Part II
  • 55-12-Month Outdoor Shoot Part III
  • 56-12-Month Outdoor Shoot Part IV
  • 57-12 Month Outdoor Shoot Part V

Free Video: Retouching Preview

Getting Started

Background

Video Chapter List

  • 17-Newborn Studio Retouching Part I
  • 18-Newborn Studio Retouching Part II
  • 19-Newborn Studio Retouching Part III
  • 23-Newborn Outdoor Retouching
  • 28-4 Month Studio Retouching
  • 33-4 Month Outdoor Retouching
  • 40-8 Month Studio Retouching
  • 45-8 Month Outdoor Retouching
  • 51-12 Month Studio Retouching Part I
  • 52-12 Month Studio Retouching Part II
  • 58-12 Month Outdoor Retouching
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Bonus Material

Life Lessons

Video Chapter List

  • 59-Stephanie Cotta Business Interview
  • 60-Stephanie Cotta Interview
  • 61-Stephanie Cotta Bio
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Tutorial Images

Check Out A Few Of The Images From The Tutorial

About the Instructor

Stephanie Cotta
Newborn & Family Photography

Stephanie Cotta is an award-winning newborn, family and celebrity photographer based in St. Louis, Missouri. Stephanie has proven to be one of the most successful and sought after photographers and educators in the industry.  Since the launch of her hit The Ultimate Newborn Photography & Posing Guide with RGG EDU in 2014, Stephanie has gone on to create the most comprehensive tutorial for Baby's First Year Plan, again with RGG EDU. 

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