Wedding Photography

MASTERCLASS

There are more than 200,000 weddings every year in the UK. Love is in the air, and so are the opportunities for wedding photographers. By the end of the course you will have mastered the techniques of every kind of wedding bash from traditional church affairs to more contemporary events. In addition to the technical training, the course introduces you to the soft skills needed to succeed, like taking a brief and managing a wedding party. Taught by two experienced coaches, you’ll complete training with enough confidence to take on anyone’s big day without fear. 


Topics covered

  • Meeting clients and managing expectations

  • The essential kit

  • How to shoot couples in a 13th century Church

  • Detail shots

  • Shooting bride and groom preparations in a hotel

  • Bride and groom portrait shoots in the hotel grounds

  • Image workflow using Adobe Lightroom

N.B. Participants must have attended beginner’s masterclass or have knowledge of shutter speed/iso/apertures


DAY 1

• Producing a contract

• Setting a price structure

• Planning a shoot list

• Essential kit - A hands on look

• Meeting clients for the first time

• Marketing & advertising using social media

• Branding methods

• Creating the best portfolio and website for your budget

• Body Language skills

• Self confidence building

• Q&A


DAY 2 Shoot day

• Take pictures of a bride and groom in an 11th century church

• Composition techniques

• How to photograph detail shots such as the dress, rings and bouquet

• Preparation images of the bride & groom in a hotel room

• Images of the bride and groom in hotel grounds

• Using fill in flash with a flashgun

* Image workflow in Adobe Lightroom

• Q&A

(Maximum of 10 people - 5 in each group)


You will also receive a months free membership to DSLR GURU VIP usual price of £14.99 a month which is our online learning program. It’s full of training videos, PDF’s, Interviews, industry news, buying advice, critique it Friday to name a few and gives you direct contact for future support and development.

Price: £397 (£100 non refundable deposit secures your place. £297 payment is due 30 days before the workshop date)

Date: Saturday 16th - Sunday 17th March 2019

Location: Stamford, Lincolnshire