If you are a beginner and are looking to set up a wedding photography business then this is an online webinar series you cannot afford to miss out on. You will learn everything you need to know to get ahead in this very highly competitive market.
How to Get Started
A simple step by step explanation of how to get started in Wedding Photography. How to ‘assist’ and become an apprentice, building up your portfolio & sample books to showcase to potential couples and clients, contracts, costing and creating your price lists & packages.
Equipment & Gear
This is one of your major investments in your business. You cannot afford to buy the wrong equipment and waste your cash. Why you need additional camera bodies and a variety of lenses to photograph a wedding. What kind of editing & post-processing software you will require to help you streamline your workflow
Getting the basics and foundation right is critical for the success of any business. You’ll learn setting up your contracts, legal documents, price lists & products, equipment, camera, lenses, software. You’ll also see and learn how to handle enquiries, sending quotations, bookings, sales and purchases, how to create a workflow so you will never forget your tasks and much, much more.
Branding, Advertising & Marketing
You’ll learn how to ‘brand’ yourself and your company. Why branding is so important, how to advertise your business through magazines, bridal fairs, online and Google. You’ll also learn some very handy tips and tricks on how to turbo charge your website and blog so you get indexed in search results above your competitors for free traffic.
Story Telling Part I
You need to document a complete and beautiful story of someone’s best day of their lives. It is a challenge to capture those important moments each and every time without having to be lucky! This means, photographing consistently great images all day long. You’ll learn Oz’s shooting process as to how you can shoot a wedding to capture those magical moments for your clients.
Story Telling Part II
You’ll see how to shoot a wedding right from the bridal preparations up to the first dance, getting the ‘safe’ shots in the bag first and also creating some masterpieces along the way.
A flashgun is one of the most creative tools in your kit bag, use it right and you will achieve results like you’ve never achieved before. Oz is truly a master at off-camera flash. He will share with you all his secrets on how to set up and shoot incredible images that have the ‘wow’ factor. You will truly be inspired to get started with off-camera flash.
Editing, Post-Processing & Workflow
A lot of photographers waste too much time in front of the computer. There is a very fine line between making a profit or a loss. You will learn some very simple editing, post-processing workflow tips & tricks which will save your hours on end in front of the computer.
Uzair Kharawala is a full-time professional photographer. He runs SF Digital Photography with his wife Farzana and is also the creator of the award-winning photography studio management software Foto SF .
Uzair has photographed & given seminars in various countries including Sweden, Switzerland, Italy, Malaysia, Malta, Cyprus, Ireland & Denmark.
He is currently one of Nikon’s ‘Evangelist’ and is a regular guest speaker at major photography conventions, trade shows & fairs in the UK, at Apple’s flagship store in Regent Street London, Calumet Stores, Focus on Imaging and has previously presented for all major photographic bodies. Uzair’s work has been featured in magazines, blogs & websites all over the world.
Uzair has photographed weddings from the sub zero freezing conditions at the Ice Hotel Sweden to the hot temperatures of Borneo, Malaysia. Often shooting huge weddings of up to 800 guests!!
Here is a quick 90 second ‘Intro Video’
“Oz has been a Nikon ‘Evangalest’ for the past 5 years or so and regularly presents various seminars & workshop for Nikon. The feedback is always very positive from the attendees and the content covered by Oz is first class.”
James Banfield, Nikon
“We work with Oz on a regular basis and love his simple to follow training techniques, both as a photographer and as a businessman. His enthusiasm is second to none and best of all he is always coming out with new ideas & concepts to help photographers improve their business.”
Bob Campbell, onOne Software.
“King of Cool ”
Photo Pro Magazine
“Master of the art of wireless flash ”
Digital SLR Magazine
“…the person capturing it all certainly is no ordinary photographer ”
Digital Photography Magazine
The Beginners Guide to Wedding Photography
6 x 60 minutes of webinar
Quicktime format will play on any computer. Mac or PC.
Instant download. Around 500MB. May take between 20-30 mins
depending on the speed of your broadband
Normal Price US$97