Choosing the best online photography course will help to put you on the right track and support you in achieving your dream of becoming a professional photographer. All you need to do is choose the right one for you. Here’s a quick overview below to help you get started.
- Professional photography and photography business courses
Designed to be the top photography business courses online, these courses have been in development for over 15 years and we’re pretty proud of them. The Professional Photography and Photography Business courses take photographers of all levels from beginner to professional to make sure you get all the skills you need. Plus, if you don’t have a DSLR camera then don’t stress! Our payment plan includes a DSLR camera when you sign up.
They cover all the technicalities of digital photography, including lighting, aperture and shutter speed, so you know your way around a camera with confidence. From there, you learn post production skills using tools such as Lightroom and Photoshop.
Once you have all the fundamentals covered, you’ll then move on to explore different kinds of photography such as wildlife, food, journalism and so much more! It’s such an exciting part of the course because it’s all about finding out what area of photography you love best. Then it’s time to learn how to put together a professional portfolio, negotiate your costs with clients and present your sales pitch!
- Portrait photography certificate
This specialist course has been designed from the ground up for those who want to learn how to take stunning portrait photos. Portrait photography is a lucrative industry as plenty of newlyweds, couples, families and more will pay a decent sum to have their special moments captured so they can treasure them forever.
The Portrait Photography Certificate will help you prepare for your career as a professional photographer. Your specialist training will cover all the ins and outs of your camera and post production, so you can learn how to take beautiful shots and bring out your subject’s best qualities. Don’t have a DSLR? Don’t worry, once again our payment plan covers a DSLR camera when you sign up.
- Certificate in Wildlife photography
Our Wildlife Photography course is perfect for those who adore animals and photography and want to create a career out of doing both. We’re proud to be the only specialised online Photography Certificate in New Zealand too!
During the course, you’ll learn all the skills you need from photography professionals with almost 20 years of experience. Photography students of all levels can join as it covers the basics all the way up to advanced levels.
As a wildlife photographer, you’ll be working with all the elements and it’s unlikely your subjects will be willing to pose. That’s why the course teaches you how to take amazing photos in different weather conditions and how to take the perfect shot of a moving target, from native New Zealand animals to exotic creatures like elephants!
If you want to keep things simple but effective look no further than our Photography course. This course is ideal for beginners who want to take their photography skills to a more advanced level and one day pursue a career as a professional photographer.
During the course, you’ll learn from top professional photographers and practice your skills through workbooks, video tutorials and exercises. You’ll also study the fundamentals of Digital Photography, including aperture, shutter speed and using different types of lighting to your advantage. Then we’ll teach you how to make your photographs come alive in Lightroom and Photoshop!