Learn to how to be a professional wedding photographer and start your own business!

During the process of the wedding it is important to maintain the focus on the bride and groom and convey in the photos, the image they want created for their special day. This is where the importance of developing the style and theme they want and liaising with the couple before the special day to set the idea up of what they want you to offer.

The process of being a photographer doesn’t just mean working on the day, it is also the before and after process that is part of the experience for the bride and groom also.

If you love taking photos and would like to work for yourself, becoming a wedding photographer is an ideal career.


Course Outline
Course Code: 
100 hours - Access for 12 months
Online & Correspondence
Statement of achievement
Lesson Structure: 
  1. Introduction
  2. Logistical Planning
  3. Equipment
  4. Style Options
  5. Photographic Composition and Posing
  6. Shooting the Wedding Ceremony
  7. Shooting the Wedding Reception
  8. Post Production
  9. Business & Marketing
Aims - the learning objectives of the course: 
  • Determine factors relevant to any particular wedding that can impact upon the way in which a photographer will plan and conduct the shooting of photos for that wedding.
  • Learn how to plan what to do, where and when on the wedding day.
  • Select photographic equipment appropriate for use when photographing a wedding.
  • Determine an appropriate style for wedding photographs, according to the needs of the client.
  • Improve your photographic composition.
  • Shoot a Wedding Ceremony
  • Shoot a Wedding Reception
  • Process and present wedding photos to the clients, in a variety of formats
  • Successfully establish yourself in the market and manage a wedding photography business.