Think you’ve got the creativity and skill to capture enchanting portrait photographs? Start snapping with a comprehensive online course in portrait photography with My Learning Online!
Portrait Photography is an extremely popular style of photography, often called upon for fashion and cosmetics, editorial and creative work, as well as headshots and portraiture for industry professionals and creative artistic endeavours and special occasions. This course will equip you will the knowledge and keen eye for capturing each unique face
Our online course guides you through all the necessary skills you will need to become the best photographer you can be, after which you will move onto specialised portrait photography training, where you’ll learn all about digital photography, lighting, aperture, shutter speed and more.
Once you have this firm foundational knowledge, we teach you how to put it into practice – putting together a professional portfolio, presenting sales pitches and negotiating costs, helping you build your business and craft from the ground up.
Want more? Take a look at our other online photography courses:
- Photography – let’s start with the basics: you will learn everything you need to know about camera parts, shots and angles, creating a portfolio and so much more. This is the perfect course for any budding photographer
- Photography Business – the perfect course to help you get to grips with the practicalities of running a photography business, as well as supporting you in building your portfolio and reaching out to potential clients
- Professional Photography – the student will become the master! By the end of this course you will fully equipped with all the professional industry-level know how to thrive in a career as a professional photographer
- Wildlife Photography – considered one of the most magical and rewarding forms of photography, you will learn how to capture the essence of some of the world’s weirdest and most wonderful creatures, getting up close and personal to animal worlds you otherwise would never have entered
These courses will teach you just how the photography professionals do it. Through a combination of unit workbooks, video tutorials and exercises, you will learn how to build and hone your skills in logical steps, ensuring that you are equipped with all the tools you need to succeed in a photography career.
We will take you through all the need-to-know basics such as lighting, aperture, shutter speed, appropriate lenses for different projects. This is all in addition to making sure you are up to speed with the processes that take place post photography session, such as editing with Photoshop and Lightroom to make your photos the best they can be.
Best of all, you will learn how to capture magic; the people you meet, the places you go, the natural wonders that make themselves known, with your camera at your side the possibilities are endless.
These industry-leading courses have been professionally developed, and will put you in the best possible place to start a career in the photography sector. Whether you have an organisation in mind that you have always dreamed of working for, or you want to set up your own business which puts you in the driver’s seat of your photography themes and photography salary, it is our job to help you reach your fullest potential.
All of our photography courses include a DSLR camera for you to use for the duration of your training, so you can be confident that you have the right gear to capture those magic moments. All courses come with a downloadable course brochure and further information about our online learning system, module breakdowns and tutor support.
Capture people’s essence at their best with a creative and comprehensive portrait photography course.