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Discover the secrets used by award-winning photographer and sought-after coach, Tony Colangelo, to easily produce amazing real estate photos that'll earn you rave reviews & a polished portfolio that will help you stand out from the competition & earn more money.

Looking for the quickest way to take your photography to the next level & book more real estate clients? 

Whether you’re an amateur looking to get started in Real Estate Photography, or a pro looking to hone your craft, understanding and mastering composition is the key to consistently stunning photos that separate you from the competition.

Great Composition = Great Real Estate Photography

And to improve your compositions, it’s important to understand what makes for a great shot… and that's where Tony Colangelo and The Art & Science of Great Composition course comes into play. 

You see, rather than lighting, editing, or marketing… Tony focuses on an often overlooked topic that is the “missing link” for most real estate photographers…

Modern kitchen with dark wooden fixtures and fittings
Image by Tony Colangelo


In this program, Tony will provide you with a shooting framework for photographers who are feeling stuck, and give you a process to follow with every home and room that you shoot, so you can confidently produce images that WOW your client. 

In just 2.5 hours, Tony highlights compositional techniques and tactics that have allowed countless photographers to produce “Grade-A” real estate photos that will distinguish you from the sea of photographers in the industry.

An expert facilitator and educator, having delivered countless workshops and seminars to thousands of people across Canada and the US, Tony Colangelo crafted this course from his own personal experience and research after many years in the field. And now, he’s sharing his secrets with photographers all over the world, who believe that great composition in Real Estate Photography is the key element that separates the “rookies” from the “pros” who are always in high demand and able to command premium prices for their shoots.

With This Course, You Will Discover:

  • The secrets used by award-winning interior and architectural photographer Tony Colangelo to deliver images that will distinguish your work from your competitors, to get you more bookings and earn far more income with each photo shoot
  • How to become the "always in demand" photographer that others aspire to be like
  • An easy-to-follow, step-by-step approach to take photos that truly "WOW"
  • How to leverage subtle composition tactics to achieve next-level results
  • How to get “unstuck” when you can’t seem to find the right composition
  • Why lighting augments great composition
  • Why a client judges a photo positively (or negatively)
Screenshot of Tony Colangelo's course as he discusses the "rule-of-thirds" for photo compositions

Are You Ready to Master Composition and Level Up Your Real Estate Photos?

Just $199

One-time Payment

Here’s What You’ll Get

  • 2.5 Hour Video Course Broken Down Into The Following Lessons:
    • The Purpose of Our Photography
    • Leveraging The Rule of Thirds
    • Leading Lines & One Point Perspective
    • What If I'm Stuck (& How To Get Unstuck)
    • Other Compositional Considerations
    • Understanding Attraction
    • Closing Thoughts & Advice From Your Instructor
  • Insights and Coursework from award-winning interior and architectural photographer, Tony Colangelo.

Get it Today for Just $199 (One-Time Payment)

Meet Your Instructor: Tony Colangelo

The first thing you should know about me is that I understand a very specific challenge that you face everyday, because I face it, too. Like you, I know how difficult it can be to distinguish your work in a highly competitive marketplace.

I help real estate photography professionals like you achieve this goal by creating simple, yet evocative images that capture your creative vision, add value to your brand and contribute to awards and publications.

The next thing you should know about me is that I have a slight obsession with composition! Combining technique and creative instinct, I love – repeat, LOVE – finding camera angles that capture the best work.

Most of my clients would say that my attention to detail at a photoshoot, and the consistency in the images I deliver, are what they value most in our collaborations.

And now it is my privilege to work alongside such talented professionals and beginners alike, and I look forward to contributing to your growth in real estate photography as a coach who is invested in your success.

Screenshot of Tony Colangelo on his The Art & Science of Great Composition course

What Other Photographers are Saying

Brian Covington

Santa Clarita, CA

Tony’s video is an insightful and enlightening analysis of composition. It may be the best information I didn’t know I needed. I’ve frequently struggled with composition, nailing it occasionally… but not exactly understanding why. I am not a beginner, having shot real estate for 16 years. I wish I would have had it 16 years and thousands of houses ago. Since watching the tutorial, I now see “lines” running throughout the room that I didn’t see before, and it has changed how I see the room and set up the shot. I have been implementing the strategies for the last several shoots and am so happy with the improvements. After delivery of photos for a regular client/stager just yesterday, I received a text… “gorgeous photos.” I’ve shot for her at least 50 times and don’t remember her doing that before. Coincidence? The tutorial was worth many times the price paid!

Jack Zigon

Philadelphia, PA

Buy Tony’s course. Period. I’ve worked with Tony as a coach and improved my photography and business by a factor of 3X. This video spends a good deal of time on why my photos are now better, my clients are happier and I’m now shooting more architectural work at 10X the fee I used to get from listing agents. What I love is I can watch, and re-watch any time I need to refresh Tony’s compositional wisdom. I’ve re-read my notes from our coaching sessions, but it’s not the same as hearing and SEEING the concepts again. The video is of incredible value. Buy it today and start watching immediately. Investing in your composition skills will pay off for the rest of your career.

Brandon Cooper - PFRE 2016 Photographer of the Year

Fort McMurray, AB

I always felt like I had a decent eye for composition but there was no rhyme or reason to what I was doing. I was operating 100% on gut feeling. After learning composition from Tony, I was able to develop a methodology that I use every time I step behind my camera. No more guessing or hoping that I’m on the right track. Now I know why certain compositions resonate with my clients and me and, because of that, I can make better decisions in how I compose a shot. I know that if you apply what you’ll learn from this video, your confidence in putting together great compositions will increase dramatically, just like it did for me!

Kerry Bern - PFRE Photographer of the Month, January 2016

Des Moines, IA

We’ve never had a resource specifically on composition that is dedicated to our field of photography. With Tony’s tutorial, we now have a fantastic, in-depth resource that is dedicated only to composition. He explains the ‘why and how’ to find good compositions, as well as what to avoid. Tony’s methods, which he has taught to many coaching clients, have proven results. Tony has coached numerous clients that have become PFRE Photographer of the month winners and two recent PFRE Photographers of the Year. Whether you are just starting out on your journey in this field or have been shooting real estate for years, like me, I highly recommend this tutorial. I got a lot out of it and there is no doubt in my mind that applying the techniques that Tony teaches in this tutorial will take your images to the next level.

Still not sure this is right for you?
At this point, you have 2 simple options…

  1. You could get the course and…
  • Discover the simple and subtle composition tactics found in this course to achieve next-level results in your real estate photography
  • Start delivering professionally-composed photos that exhibit your talent like never before and truly “WOW” your clients
  • Distinguish yourself from your competition and put yourself in higher demand
  • Get more bookings and earn more per photo shoot
  • Have confidence knowing that YOU GOT THIS, you are a real estate photography powerhouse, and everybody knows you are one of the best around!
  1. Or your other option is to try and do this on your own… 
  • Keep trying to figure out what makes excellent real estate photography by gathering bits and pieces of info online
  • Continue messing around with different elements of your shot until “it just comes to you…”
  • Continue with a non-systematic approach that leaves you with inconsistent work, clients saying “it’s good enough”, and leaving you with few to no referrals
  • Lack of variety in your portfolio because so few of your shots are coming out the way you want, and when they do come out right it’s because of luck not skill
  • Having no prominence in your industry, feeling discouraged by your average performance in a saturated market, and feeling like maybe you should just give up…
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Image by Tony Colangelo

Ready to start using the power of composition to revamp your photos and redefine your career in Real Estate Photography?


Who Is the Art & Science of Composition For?

This video course is for anyone looking to: Easily produce amazing real estate photos by mastering the art of composition

 What if I Am Not a Professional Photographer?

Even if you’re not a professional, this course is a great resource for any photographer! The methods described in this composition course are the exact same methods that award-winning professional photographer Tony Colangelo uses both with clients and for his personal work.

Is It Worth It?

Other photography courses and training online sell for up to $500 and beyond!  We recognize not everyone has a budget for that, and that is why we keep our prices reasonable for any level photographer with any budget.  For just a small one-time fee you will have a composition "lifeline" with you on every shoot, so you can consistently shoot well-composed photos in any situation, even when you feel stuck! 

What if I Am Not Satisfied With My Purchase?

We completely stand behind the quality of our products and have a 30-day money back guarantee!  If you aren't happy for any reason, simply email us at admin [at] for a full refund!

How Do I Get the Course?

You’ll get an email with your login information so you can watch whenever you’d like!