Certificate in Business Photography

Start Your Own Successful Photography Business

Looking to start your own photography business? The Certificate in Business Photography teaches you how to capture and edit professional-grade photos and develop a profitable business plan. Learn how to market yourself and stand out from the competition.

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Start Date
Start Anytime
Enjoy the flexibility of self-paced learning with 12 months of access time to complete your course.
Flexible, online, self-paced learning with dedicated mentor support.

Course Overview

Course Modules

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Career Outcomes

  • Professional Photographer
  • Small Business Owner in Photography Industry
  • Photographer’s Assistant
  • Hobby Photographer
  • Freelance Photographer

Course Fees Include

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DSLR Camera Optional

If required, this course can include a professionally recommended DSLR camera suited to the course and a career in photography.

About The Course

Upgrade Your Skills in Advanced Photography and Learn How To Run A Photography Business

Passionate about photography? Want to work as a professional freelance photographer and start your own photography business?

The Certificate in Business Photography, part of our online courses in Australia, has been specially designed to help budding photographers like you learn how to successfully start your own small business in photography. It teaches you how to capture and edit photos to a professional standard and develop a profitable photography business plan, including how to market yourself in the photography industry to stand out from the crowd. You’ll learn everything you need to know to get started in business photography, including:

Photographic Practice & Technology: composition, photographing people, photographing nature & landscape photography, illustrative photography, understanding colour, black & white photography, special photography techniques, publishing, image formation, lightning, sensitometry, lenses, optical filters, and photoshop.

Photoshop: working with digital image files, understanding tool palette, using layers, actions, and history, digital printing, shapes and colours, selecting, resizing, transforming and masking, adjustments & modifications, adding filters, preparing files for print and web, and more.

Business Photography: how to understand marketing, record keeping and bookkeeping, sales methods, budgeting, planning, developing a 12-month business plan and implementing it, improving profitability, and more.

Study from $26 Per Week

Want to study for the Certificate in Business Photography but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! This course comes with a super affordable payment plan option. Simply pay as low as $26 per week towards your course until the course is paid off and stress less.