My first camera kit
Start your journey here
Mark Hemmings was the first Youtube channel I found on photography. This video 6 simple hacks will get you out of AUTO Mode and get you shooting in manual mode quick! If you don't have a DSLR camera, simply start with your phone!
See Mark's Channel Here
Edit with Lightroom
Start with LR presets
Serge Ramelli has helped a lot with my Lightroom editing. He has an AMAZING Youtube channel full of helpful tips. He also gives away freebies!! See his channel HERE
Books that really help
Tony & Chelsea have an amazing youtube channel. In this book there are several video links for each step of the way that show you how
Visit their Channel Here
Scott Kelby is a genius. He also has a Youtube Channel and a Kelby One Program. See His Channel Here
Michael Freeman has several books on photography. I chose this one specifically when I began to explore light problems and solutions. Very extensive book
Lee Frost describes and demonstrates low light and night photography. I purchased this book after our Nantucket trip because I could not capture any photos at night. I wish I could go back and relive the moments I wasn't able to capture.