Webinar Series: The Beginners Guide to Wedding Photography
Do you aspire to become a wedding photographer but don’t know how to get started on setting up a wedding photography business?
We are pleased to announce this very exciting six-part webinar series with multi-award winning photographer Uzair Kharawala of SF Digital Photography / SF Photo School. Each session will run for 60 minutes – that’s 360 minutes of high quality tuition in the comfort of your own home!
Who should attend?
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.
What you’ll learn:
Webinar 1: The Business Getting the basics and foundation right is critical for the success of any business. You’ll learn how to assist other pro photographers, get your portfolio ready, 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.
Webinar 2: 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.
Webinar 3: 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! You’ll learn Oz’s shooting process as to how effortlessly you’ll shoot a wedding from start to finish to capture those magical moments for your clients.
Webinar 4: 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.
Webinar 5: Off-camera flash A flashgun is one of the most creative tools in your kit bag, use it right and you’ll achieve results like you’ve never achieved before. Oz is truly a master at off-camera flash. He’ll 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 on off-camera flash.
Webinar 6: Editing, Post-Processing & Workflow – 3rd July 2011 6pm 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’ll learn some very simple editing, post-processing workflow tips & tricks which will save your hours on end in front of the computer.
Webinar 1: Tuesday 21st June 2011, 6pm-7pm
Webinar 2: Thursday 23rd June 2011, 6pm-7pm
Webinar 3: Sunday 26th June 2011, 6pm-7pm
Webinar 4: Monday 27th June 2011, 6pm-7pm
Webinar 5: Tuesday 28th June 2011, 6pm – 7pm
Webinar 6: Sunday 3rd July 2011, 6pm-7pm
If you are unable to attend any of the live sessions or you’d like to re-watch them, don’t worry! Every webinar will be recorded and available to download at the end of the series.
About the host
Based in Leighton Buzzard, Beds. Uzair along with his wife Farzana runs SF Digital Photography. He is currently one of Nikon UK’s ‘Evangelists’ 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, Focus on Imaging and has previously presented for all major photographic bodies. Uzair has photographed weddings from the sub zero freezing conditions at the Ice Hotel Sweden to the hot temperatures of Borneo, Malaysia. Quite often shooting huge weddings of up to 800 guests!!
“King of Cool“ – Photo Pro Magazine
“Master of the art of wireless flash” – Digital SLR Magazine
If you have any questions about the webinar series, feel free to leave them in the comments below, send us a tweet or leave a message on our Facebook page. We will be adding to this section over the coming weeks.
What happens if I miss a webinar? Will they be available afterwards?
Yes, all the webinars will be recorded and available for download at the end of the series.
Is the webinar interactive?
Yes! You’ll be able to ask questions along the way. Uzair will answer some questions during the session and will address all other questions at the end of the webinar.
Is the price £36 per webinar or for all 6 sessions?
You will have access to all 6 webinar sessions for the listed price of £36.
I live outside of the UK, can I still attend the webinar?
Yes, of course! However if you live outside any of these European countries, you will need to call us on 01603 486413 (between 8am and 7pm Mon-Fri) to book your place.