1. ShootSmarter.com homepage video

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    from Will Crockett / Added

    Welcome to the new ShootSmarter.com website. We are so excited to share with you our newest line of products from the writers and folks of CrockettCo studios. Meet eTemplates!. These eTemplates are designed to make your life easier as a photographer AND for you to jump right into selling eProducts (Hybrid Photography) to your photo customers. Jump onto http://www.shootsmarter.com and see how easy it really is.

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    • Make eProducts from eTemplates.

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      Ready to take the leap into making eProducts from your hybrid photography files? Here's the best way. Will Crockett shares the steps involved to start with an eTemplate, add your photo and video files, and convert them into eProducts without having to do the editing yourself. Autoediting makes the production of eProducts a snap.

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      • Will Crockett on Getting Started Shooting eCardPRO files.

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        Yes the eCardPRO product is cool, as well as profitable. Yes you can shoot it using any camera from DSLR to mirrorless to iPhone. Yes you can make them without learning to edit video. Yes you can deliver these eProducts without a headache. Yes you do need to adapt your lighting style into continuous light. {it's not that tough!} Photographers that are not at least thinking about how they want to shoot their own style of Talking Portraits are starting to slip behind a bit. This video is a reply from hybrid photographer Will Crockett from discovermirrorless and ShootSmarter to a readers question about how to get started with shooting the basic source files needed to create a basic eProduct like the wildly popular eCardPRO. Dunno what the eCardPRO is? Take a peek at these autoedited eProducts that you make for $8 and sell for $90: http://www.willcrockett.com/ecards You shoot the source files according to the eTemplate spec sheet, upload them to your favorite Hybrid Lab, then they deliver the eProduct to your customer for you or you can take it on yourself. Will Crockett is the world's leading voice in pro level hybrid photography education.

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        • DEFINED: What is an eTemplate

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          Forget struggling with Final Cut or Premier for making profitable eProducts. Why not use an easy, powerful, AUTOEDITING solution? THAT's what eTemplates are for.

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          • PREVIEW: The ABCs of LEDs with Will Crockett

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            Looking to add an LED or two to your portrait lighting kit? Want to see the best way to get the best possible color from any LED? Thinking about shooting TALKING portraits? Does the LED you have only give you so-so color? Fixing color problems in your video files is a nightmare, so let's use a handful of simple techniques and whole bunch of know-how to get every bit of great color from almost any LED so you can skip the color corrections in post. This all-new 38 minute video from Will Crockett shows you how professional photographers can get excellent photos and video clips using LED lighting, and best of all it's only $9.99 to view it online for 90 days in the new shootsmarteruniversity learning center. From small shoe mounted fill lights, to powerful portable LEDs that glow and flash, to a glimpse of the studio LEDs you will be using in the future with precise control, continuous lighting is ready for you to use for video AND for still photos. "It's time that all serious image makers start planning how to use LED lighting alone or mixed in with their strobes for portraiture. Finally, LED is ready for picky pros" Will shows you how to mix LED lights with room light, daylight, flash, and even with a TV in the background of the shot - all with the predictable color you can count on to let yourself be free to shoot photo or video any time you want. The flash of tomorrow starts with the LEDs of today!

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            • eProduct Ideas for our HOLIDAY eCARD kit

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              from Will Crockett / Added

              Autoediting digital Christmas Card "eProducts" just got easier. You simply shoot photos and one video file following our suggestions, then upload them with the eTemplate from ShootSmarter.com or discovermirrorless.com, and a fun and profitable eProduct is ready in less than a day. This video is an example of the instructions included in the eKit for our Holiday eCard available on ShootSmarter and on discovermirrorless.com/premium.

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              • How Can HybridHOUSE.pro make YOU into a Better Photographer?

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                from Will Crockett / Added

                HybridHouse.pro caters to the professional Hybrid Photographer with an entire line of eTemplates for creating profitable eProducts, DVD versions of the "Best of" the great hybrid educational videos from thePHOTOchannel.pro, and some of the profitable add-on sales items and ideas for selling eProducts to your customers. Hybrid Photography blends photo+video+audio into profitable eProducts AND as you can see from the success stories from many of the Hybrid Heroes that it's a smart way to restore the sagging sales for the typical portrait, wedding, commercial and seniors photographers that realize that selling gorgeous images to your client's screens is a great way to grow your business.

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