Turn Your Photography into a Business
- 4.5 hours on-demand video
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- 12 downloadable resources
- Full lifetime access
- Access on mobile and TV
- Certificate of Completion
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- How to Make Money From Your Photography
- Professional camera settings
- Photoshop editing for commercial use
- Setting yourself up as a business
- Own a camera
Whether you’re a beginner, amateur or even just a hobbyist photographer, this ‘Turn Your Photography Into a Business’ training course gives you the trade secrets and knowledge you need to make a great living from your photography.
Best of all, you DON’T need incredible photography skills to get started. One of the biggest myths in photography is that ‘professionals’ take the best pictures.
And that’s simply not true!
But… professionals know how to market themselves correctly. They know the tricks-of-the-trade and understand a side of the industry that amateurs and hobbyists never get to hear about.
Imagine if your photography enabled you to:
★ Save enough for a deposit on a new house or upgrade your existing home
★ Treat yourself to a brand new car
★ Put your kids through private education
★ Treat your loved ones to that dream vacation
★ Finally become your own boss
★ Have time to spend with your friends and family
★ Work whenever and wherever you want
★ Enjoy waking up in the morning to go to work
★ Pay off your credit cards and loans and finally become debt-free!
What difference would this make to your life?
The ‘Turn Your Photography Into a Business’ online course has been developed by an award-winning photographer with a proven track record of helping thousands of people worldwide make money from photography. This course gives you all of these closely guarded industry secrets and hands you the keys to success in this exciting industry!
Turn Your Photography Into a Business’ add-on course gives you the inside trade secrets of how to actually make good profits as a paid photographer.
All you need to get started is an interest in photography and a willingness to watch and learn from an industry veteran with a 30+ year proven track record of success. Best of all, you can keep your day job and quickly start making a great second income from home, in your spare time.
Like some of our students, you could even be making money from your photography in as little as 30 days of taking this course using nothing more than the camera equipment you already own.
But perhaps most importantly, with the training and knowledge our ‘Turn Your Photography into a Business’ gives you, you’ll forever have the peace-of-mind assurance that, no matter what happens to the economy or to your job, you will always have your ability to make money as a photographer to fall back on.
This is Your Exclusive Opportunity to Gain Lifetime Access to Professional Training that Will Pay for Itself Over and Over
Remember, most people who attempt to make money from their photography fail at it miserably. Through this course, you are being handed the keys to success in this exciting and lucrative industry on a silver platter and getting trained by a world-class professional instructor who has helped more than 30,000 budding photographers.
We’re giving you everything you need to know. We’re holding nothing back. If you love photography then this is a life-changing opportunity that you really shouldn’t pass up.
Take a look at what’s included in each of the core training modules:
- Beginner and amateur photographers
In the first video training module, we reveal how to get started in 20 different fields of paid photography. We’ll be giving you examples of the types of shots you’ll be capturing, the type of equipment that you need (including the exact lenses). Plus, we will tell you exactly how to shoot these types of photos, give you tips and strategies for success and tell you what pitfalls to look out for and much more.
Here’s a list of the photography areas we’ll be covering in this module:
Fine Art photography
Commercial product photography
Interior design photography
Glamour / model / dance photography
In module two we’ll walk you through the key camera settings professional photographers use to gain full control of your photography. Each setting is backed up by some classroom-based theory and practical demonstrations.
This module alone will improve your photography immensely as the right settings are the difference between professional photos all the time as opposed to occasionally getting the right shot. We will also walk you through the differences between an amateur and a professional. These are subtle but simple changes you can make immediately that will put you ahead of even the most seasoned professionals!
By the end of this module, you will understand your camera like a pro does.
In module three, you’ll discover how to set up your own studio and more, including:
How to gain total control over light
The equipment you need to start with and vital purchasing tips
A vital component that photographers almost always overlook!
Building your own outdoor area
Developing a portfolio
Quick and easy ways to produce a professional website
A vital tip when producing business cards
The number one ‘positioning’ mistake most new photographers make
Developing your own style and building your shots
How much to charge for your work and how to get paid
Image work flow
The lenses you’ll need
How to hire a studio
In this crucial module, you’ll discover:
Understanding your histogram the way a professional does
Why and when to use jpeg or RAW
Understanding your lens the way a professional does
The pitfalls of cheap lenses and the best, most cost effective lens
Professional tips for using your flash
Professional tips for getting good shots
Color management and how to make it perfect, every time
Setting up your camera the professional way
How to choose the right camera
How to get your highlights exactly right
The ISO setting you should choose
File rescue software
Keeping up technically and what you really need to learn
In this 9-part module, you will watch, learn and follow along as our instructor walks you through how to digitally enhance and give your photos the professional finishing touch using Photoshop.
This module completely bypasses the large manual and complicated tutorials and goes straight to the meat of what you really need to know! You will be amazed at what you can do, and how good your photographs will look, after following these easy lessons. You will be shown just what you need to know without going into a lot of unnecessary tools that photographers just don’t need.
You’ll learn: crop tool, resolution for printing, color casts, amending white balance, brightening images, problem-solving (fixing washed out images, lens flare, unwanted detail, brightness) exposures, patch tool, layer mask, creating sketch effects, highlighting area, correcting exposure conflicts, removing flash reflections and more.
Downloadable work-files are provided in this module so that you can follow along with our instructor.
In this cutting-edge module, you’ll discover how to market yourself professionally. We go into great detail on how you can catapult your business growth by explaining a number of successful marketing strategies specific to photographers. You’ll discover:
Developing your business mindset
Getting your image right
Your business colours
Bullet proofing your customers
Customer loyalty programs
Customer mix and profiling
Unique selling position – how to sell your self
Designing your customers’ experience
Dealing with tough customers/li>
How to write hypnotic sales copy
How to write a detailed business plan
In this fascinating module, you’ll discover how to turn ‘you’ into a highly marketable product. You will discover:
How to make yourself sellable
Why you should stay away from photography groups and meetings
Why you probably shouldn’t build your own website
5 effective ways to showcase yourself through a website
How to overcome number 1 ‘worry’ of most new photographers
Examples of really good photographer marketing shots
Insight into stock photo libraries and how to work with them
Samples of professional portfolios
In this final module we’ll walk you through all the steps that you need to follow to make your business legal. You’ll discover:
Making your business legal
Registering your business name
Developing your logo
Choosing your legal entity
Developing your business to re-sell
What rights does your customer have over your photos?
Storing your photos
What you can photograph legally
Developing a code of practice
Investing in your portfolio