Learn how to earn money with your camera with our
"Professional Portrait Photography Certificate" course. In a world of digital media and social networking, good photographic images arepowerful and valuable. Knowing how to produce flattering photographs that people need and want is a major advantage.
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Everyone has a number of online profiles that require flattering photographs.
Fitness, Glamour and Modelling photography is booming.
People want quality photographs for life events (Weddings, Births, Aniversaries, Formals, Family milestones, etc)
Businesses need staff and corporate headshots, fashion shots and event images.
Online retailers need the same.
Bloggers and internet influencers need great images to post every day.
Flattering photos are needed for Dating sites, Resumes, Fundraisers, Formals, Sporting, Schools and Dance studios, etc.
Whether you are looking at a career change or just want to earn a little money doing what you love....
Our "Professional Portrait Photography" course will give you the skills you need to do it properly.
Taught by a full-time professional photographer (with 35 years experience) in a fully equipped photographic studio (Eleebana, NSW),
you will gain all the knowledge and practical experience to start your own photography business.
All you really need is an SLR or mirrorless camera and you are on your way.
We will teach you the essential skills that you can't get from the internet.
We don't pad-out our courses with "Fluffy" useless information. We teach you the good stuff that matters.
Using your camera on manual settings so you are in control.
Correct camera technique and using histograms.
Preparation techniques to ensure a smooth enjoyable experience for your clients.
Learning how to use light properly to enhance the best features of your subject.
Camera angles and corrective techniques.
We will teach you how to pose your subject properly so they look relaxed and attractive.
You will learn the essential people skills and how to talk to your clients to help them relax and enjoy their photo shoot.
Using flash, both on and off your camera to lift the standard of your images to a higher level.
Modifying and manipulating light to achieve the your desired results.
Shooting groups and families properly.
Stress free wedding photography.
Business skills including pricing, marketing and sales.
Copyright, contracts and agreements.
Photoshop and manipulation of digital images.
Dealing with other industry professionals.
You will be shooting professional models in many of the classes to get the practical experience of working as a photographer.
You will build up an impressive portfolio of images to show prospective clients and to use in your business marketing.
This is a ten week course. One evening class per week (2-hours) 7pm till 9pm.
There will also be one Sunday afternoon photo shoot with two models at a local park to extend your location shooting skills.
We have been running this course for almost 10 years.
Many of the regions top photographers began in this course.
We know it works.
You will recoup the $550.00 course fee with your first couple of jobs.