Photography lessons. Photo gear buying advices

Your guide in a world of photography

Hi there! My name is Ilia Starostin. I live in Helsinki, Finland. I’m a professional photographer and I’m here to give you some advices which will help you improve your DSLR camera photography skills dramatically. Or any advices about getting a new equipment. I’ll guide you here too.

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I will teach you, how to manage your camera professionally in studio or on the street and shoot the best possible shots with your camera. Or give some advices and help you choose the best photo equipment for your needs and budget.


Private photography lessons

  • Price: $35 / hour
  • Via videocall or texting

Photo gear consulting

  • Price: $20-50
    (Price depends on your request about gear)
  • Via videocall or texting

Payments accepted

  • PayPal

How to buy

  • Direct message me if interested. I will contact you within 3 business days by sending you a message on Talktime.

Interview with Talktime

What’s a fun fact about you?

I speak 3 languages

What can you talk about for hours?

Photography, photo equipment, gym exercises

What’s your favorite smell?


In my words

My teaching style

Simple and useless advices, good and straight examples, no useless information.

What can you expect from my lessons?

You will feel yourself more confident with your professional camera in manual mode.

Why me?

I’m well experienced photographer, who can help you to improve your photography skills. Also I’m a geek, who can pick photo gear which is perfect for your needs and budget.

Why I’m passionate about this?

Because I feel myself happy while I’m doing that.