Wedding Photography Workshop
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Wedding Photography Workshop

A step by step guide to setting yourself up as a wedding photographer
3.4 (7 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,849 students enrolled
Created by Marcus Crosberg
Last updated 2/2019
English [Auto]
Current price: $11.99 Original price: $19.99 Discount: 40% off
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This course includes
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to become a wedding photographer from start to finish
  • How to price and create photography packages that sell
  • How to earn money through your photography
  • Interviews with wedding photographers
  • The best camera settings for all different venues
  • How to take creative shots during the day and evening
  • How to edit your wedding shots using Photoshop and Lightroom
  • Create a wedding photography website and portfolio
  • Much more!
  • A willingness to learn what it takes to be a successful wedding photographer

Discover everything you need to become a successful wedding photographer from shooting styles, camera handling, wedding packages, business setup, legal advice, the gear you need, shooting techniques, camera settings, portraiture styles, shooting detail, how to quote and so much more. Our award-winning photographer delivers everything you need to become a truly successful wedding photographer with the ability to make the big day even more special.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone interested in photography
Course content
Expand all 22 lectures 03:51:53
+ Wedding Photography Workshop
3 lectures 30:03

In this first lesson we'll take you on a short journey through the fascinating history of wedding photography, how it all got started and the impact history has made on weddings today.  You'll get our winning wedding checklist, discover what you must get from the bride before the big day, and you'll get examples of the must-have wedding shots for the day and evening. Packed with valuable tips and techniques throughout.

Preview 08:45

Planning the timing of the day is absolutely critical.  In this must-watch lesson you'll discover the secrets to  managing the right people during the day.  By the end of this lesson, you'll know precisely who you need to speak to on the day and at which point you should speak with them to ensure the day is a success.  You'll get handy tips for handling family members and you'll learn the vital bits of information you need to relay to the bride and groom before they get to the church if you don't want vital photo opportunities to be wasted.  We'll also give you our no-fail solution for professionally handling the amateur photographers on the day and the iPhone users standing in your way...

Not managing the right people in the right way can turn your day and the wedding into a catastrophe.  But with this packed lesson you'll know precisely what to do with ease and speed.

Wedding Timing

In this lesson you'll learn how to dealing with other wedding suppliers involved in the big day.  Includes a fascinating interview with a wedding make-up artist.

Wedding Suppliers
+ Wedding Photography Workshop
3 lectures 29:59

In this lesson, we will look at the photographers' relationships to other suppliers. This lesson includes a must-watch interview with a master wedding photographer who shot his first wedding in 1979!  You'll discover new, fascinating insights and vital tips for new and experienced photographers alike.

Preview 16:50

In this lesson, you'll get some great tips for how to shoot different types of wedding cars from a regal car, a vintage, a convertible, a hot rod, a stretch limo. By the end of this lesson, you'll know how to capture the right moment shot according to the car of choice.

Shooting Wedding Cars

In this packed lecture you'll discover: 

  • Dress code tips from a master photographer.

  • A super simple tip for quickly remembering the names of the key people on the big day.

  • Vital 'Plan B' preparation tips that can save your day and the wedding!

  • The vital Refreshment Kit you need to pack to ensure you can keep yourself, fresh, hydrated and energized all day long.

  • The travel information file and what you need to include in it.

  • The little cheat book: our secret, super simple method for getting the best shots you can.

  • An interview with a professional wedding stylist who reveals her top tips. As a photographer, understanding this can help can help take your shots from good to great.

Dress Code, Plan B, Tips etc
+ Wedding Photography Workshop : Part 3
3 lectures 29:58

In this packed lesson, you'll learn how to tune up your camera for maximum effectiveness on the big day.

We'll walk you through step-by-step through the exact camera settings you need to understand and adjust on your camera. 

Throughout this lesson, you'll discover lots of vital tips and techniques and by the end you will have an in-depth understanding of your camera.

Plus, we'll give you our number 1 tip that every wedding photographer needs to understand if they are to remain profitable.

Preview 18:30

In this lesson you learn how to develop your own professional portfolio and we'll reveal the J.O.A.T mistake many amateurs make when developing their portfolio. You'll also view examples of stunning wedding portfolios.

Your Portfolio

In this lesson, you'll discover:

  • The equipment professional wedding photographers must carry.

  • How to set up your camera bag the right way.

  • An unconventional yet crucial camera case tip that will ensure your equipment is protected.

  • The mistake amateurs make with equipment, such as tripods.

  • Vital flash tips and what amateurs do with their flash that results in poor images.

  • A run down of the exact equipment you need.

  • Lots more!

The Equipment You Need
+ Wedding Photography Workshop: Part 4
2 lectures 29:59

In this packed lesson you'll discover:

  • Logistical planning of the creative shots after the ceremony.

  • How and where to get the best shots.

  • What to expect of the bride and groom.

  • How to build an expert portfolio and get glowing references even when you're a brand new photographer.

  • How to photograph the brides dress.

  • How to shoot at the reception.

  • How to understand what the bride really wants (which is often not what they tell you they want!).

In this lesson, we'll also take you on a test shoot of a wedding venue.  It's a lesson packed full of vital tips and techniques to help you avoid the mistakes many amateurs make.

Planning Where to Shoot

What the bride really wants which is often not what they tell you they want!  In this lesson we'll dig into understanding what the bride wants from her big day. Contains vital tips throughout.

Understanding What the Bride Wants
+ Wedding Photography Workshop: Part 5
4 lectures 30:18

In this packed lesson, we walk you through an engagement shoot, along with all the different poses and camera settings involved. Then we'll finish off by giving you some great tips for shooting in the church ceremony.

Engagement Shoots & Wedding Rehearsals
Lighting at Weddings
Building a Wedding Shot
Photographing the Dress
+ Wedding Photography Workshop: Part 6
1 lecture 51:39
Editing Your Wedding Using Photoshop
+ Wedding Photography Workshop: Part 7
6 lectures 29:57
Your Photographer's Contract
Marketing Your Wedding Services
The Must-Have Wedding Prop Kit
How to Price a Wedding
How to Set Up Your Wedding Photography Business