Wedding Photography Course, 2 Day.

First Point Photography Courses

Wedding Photography Course, 2 Day.

£425

We are able to book your accommodation in a local B&B, for £30 per night. Please enquire for more details.

Our 2 day Wedding Photography course has been designed for the keen amateur to the improving professional who is looking to develop their photography skills into a profitable business.

City&Guilds Accredited Programme workshop diploma in Wedding Photography

The 2 day Wedding Photography course covers the whole aspect of wedding photography, from obtaining bookings through to producing the final album. In addition to the theory there will also be shoots with Bride and Groom models on location at a local beauty spot, at home and in a church. We will also cover technical difficulties you may encounter while photographing the intimate portraits of the bride and groom as well as how to set-up and pose the group photographs.

The main objectives of the course are:

  • To Gain a City & Guilds Accredited Programme Workshop Diploma Wedding Photography
  • To give you the experience and confidence to become a successful professional Wedding Photographer
  • To gain practical experience in directing and undertaking a wedding shoot
  • For you to create a strong portfolio that you can use for advertising and to show to potential clients

FPP Course syllabus

Click for full syllabus and timetable “2-Day-Wedding-Course.pdf”

Our 2 day Wedding Photography course has been designed for the keen amateur to the improving professional who is looking to develop their photography skills into a profitable business.

The 2 day Wedding Photography course covers the whole aspect of wedding photography, from obtaining bookings through to producing the final album. In addition to the theory there will also be shoots with Bride and Groom models on location at a local beauty spot, at home and in a church. We will also cover technical difficulties you may encounter while photographing the intimate portraits of the bride and groom as well as how to set-up and pose the group photographs.

City&Guilds Accredited Programme workshop diploma in Wedding Photography

All our courses are aimed at the keen amateur to the improving professional. No formal entry qualifications are required to attend this
course, only an interest for photography, willingness to learn and lots of enthusiasm.

Once booked onto a course we will send you some pre-course notes to help bring you up to speed. On the First day of your course you will be given your course packs that contain all the course notes.

For the course you will need a digital SLR with a small zoom lens, a flash unit for your camera, AA batteries and a laptop. However any
equipment you do not have will be lent to you free of charge.

Lunch and refreshments are provided throughout the day.

Does the cost for the photography course include everything I need? Or are there any extra fees?

The cost of the photography course covers all that you will need, including lunch and refreshments throughout the day. The only extra cost will be for accommodation if required (see above).

Do I need to have some experience in photography before I can come on a course?

You do not need to have any commercial experience; however it would benefit you if you have a good basic understanding of your camera and exposures when taking photographs.

What do I need to bring with me to the course?

Your camera equipment including; camera, small zoom lens, flash unit and memory cards, laptop and card reader (all are available during the courses to borrow if required).

Is there any back-up to help me after the course?

Once you have attended the course we offer continuous support with no restriction on time scale. You are always welcome to email, call or visit us.

What is the dress code?

There is no formal dress code. We advise you to bring something warm and weatherproof for when we will be shooting on location.

Will I need any transportation?

Transportation will be available if you do not have your own.

What use of the images taken on the course will I have?

All images taken on the course can be used for promotional purposes i.e. websites, brochures, portfolio’s.

What food and refreshments are included?

Lunch and all refreshments, including snacks and hot and cold drinks will be provided throughout the day.

What is the maximum number of students on each course?

All courses are limited to six students with up to three full-time members of staff. Digital Manipulation courses are limited to 10 students

Terms of Business

  • A non-returnable deposit of £100 is required when booking with the balance to be paid on the first day of the seminar. Failure to give four weeks’ notice of cancellation of seminar will require full payment still to be paid
  • Courses booked less than four weeks before the course start date- Full payment required when booking, no cancellations or refunds will be given
  • Bookings from outside the UK- Full payment required when booking, no cancellations or refunds will be given
  • Payment is required in full when booking private seminars
  • All major credit cards are accepted

2 Day Wedding Course:

Dates:
6th – 7th September 2018
27th – 28th September 2018
4th-5th October 2018
25th – 26th October 2018
1st-2nd November 2018
22nd-23rd November 2018
29th – 30th November 2018
20th-21st December 2018  

2019  Dates:

17th-18th January 
14th – 15th February  &  7th – 8th February
14th-15th March  &  7th – 8th March
4th – 5th April  &  25th – 26th April
2nd – 3rd May & 23rd – 24th May
6th – 7th June  &  27th – 28th June
5th – 6th July  &  25th – 26th July
1st – 2nd August  
5th – 6th September  &  26th – 27th September
3rd – 4th October  &  24th – 25th October
31st October –1st November 

21st – 22nd November  &  28th – 29th November