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Professional Photography Courses in Essex & London

Professional Photography Training Courses in Essex & London Unshaken Photography are delighted to publish our new professional photography course dates for early 2011. We have been overwhelmed by the response of our delegates over the past 18 months and having taken on board the feedback from them have modified certain programmes. We will be adding additional courses over the coming weeks including our 3-day Professional Wedding Photography Course. This workshop will go into great detail on establishing yourself as a professional wedding photographer – it will provide you with the essential skills and knowledge to make your business a success. Significant emphasis will go onto the commercial side of running your business, a much underrated element of becoming a successful photographer. We shall explain how…

Professional Photography Courses – Essex & London

Professional Photography Courses – Essex & London January is the time of year when many people take time out to reflect upon their lives and hopes for the new year. At Unshaken Photography Training we are always delighted to hear from a perspective client who has decided to take the bold step to follow their dream and become a professional photographer. Many people belive that becomming a pro is as simple as buying a new Digital SLR and firing away however those same people quickly find that photography is a real skill combining technical and creative skills together. Those same people also need to recognise the need to have good business acumen as so many photographers are self employed. Unshaken Photography run a series of…

Portrait photography training course

Another portrait Photography Course Success We recently ran one of our popular portrait photography training courses at a small studio in Chelmsford, Essex with a great bunch of photographers. This workshop is the second stage of of beginners series and is always popular. [singlepic id=49 w=320 h=240 float=center] On the day we were fortunate to work with Zoe who is a local professional model who always delivers great energy and enthusiasm during shoots. For many people a training course isn’t always something that they relish and so we always try to ensure that our classes are fun, somewhat challenging but always extremely rewarding for our delegates. We intentionally run with small class sizes which means that everyone who attends gets plenty of hands on experience….

Wedding photography course – Portfolio builder, Essex

Wedding Photography Course, Essex We recently ran a wedding photography course in Chelmsford, Essex at the wonderful Ingatestone Hall. We had a splendid day with a great group of photographers each one out to improve their photography skills. The day was designed to help individuals develop their wedding portfolio’s as well as their technical and creative skills. [singlepic id=42 w=320 h=240 float=center] All of the delegates produced some wonderfully images on the day and continued to develop their own unique styles. Becoming a good wedding photographer takes a great deal of time, experience and technical ability whilst you will also require a good portfolio. Wedding portfolio builder days are used by many professionals and amateurs to develop their technical ability, practise creative setups and to…

Sports Photography Training Courses

The last couple of weeks have proven to be very exciting with the cricket season in full swing and other sporting occassions rearing up. There is nothing to beat the thrill of sports photography and I never foget what a privelige it is to be working in an environment that I love so much. I thought I would share a selection of images with you which highlights some of the work over the past couple of weeks. Rugby photography at Wembley stadium – Saracens vs Harlequins Pitch side at Wembley stadium is very exciting and you are well catered for with fast wifi and great catering: Boxing Photography – York Hall, Bethnal Green I wouldn’t claim to be a specialist boxing photographer however when the…

Portrait photography course

We recently ran one of our ever popular portrait photography courses in Chelmsford, Essex with a brilliant bunch of photographers and a great new model Danni. I always enjoy running this particualr course as the delegates never fail to be amazed at how quickly they can develop their photography skills and start producing wonderful, professional standard portraits. This particular course is aimed towards photographers who are either keen amateur photographers, those looking to take better pictures of family / friends and those looking to become professional portrait photographers. During the course of the day we managed to pack in plenty of photographic techniques, tips and practices. All of the students produced some stunning results. Our model Danni was great to work with as she was…

Sports Photography – Essex Cricket Club

Sports Photography, Essex County Cricket Club With the Essex Cricket team now off to a sunnier climate and the current England cricket captain Alastair Cook having a great knock I thought it would be of interest to show a few images from a recent training session. As the club photographer at Essex I am fortunate to glimpse some of the behind closed door training session that are getting our heroes into shape for the new season. Last week the guys participted in a fun session which involved them throwing themselves onto crash mats in a relay race against each other. It was not for the faint hearted as one misplaced jump could easily have resulted in a few lost teeth. Paul Grayson (Coach) looked on…

Beginners Photography Courses

Last Saturday I had the pleasure of running one of our popular beginners photography courses in Chelmsford, Essex with a great bunch of photographers. The beauty of our introductory courses is that you get a great mix of people including those completely new to photography, those new to digital or even starting out on a new photography career. During the course of the day we provide a good overview of an SLR camera, technical terminology and equipment before moving onto some of the more creative features of the camera. All of our courses are designed to simplify the subject and to make photography enjoyable. We always work with small groups to provide a better learning environment. The afternoon is spent out and about Chelmsford practising…

Portrait photography course

Unshaken Photography Training has recently run one of its popular portrait and lighting training courses in Chelmsford, Essex. Once again the course was a sell out and all the delegates turned up excited about the day ahead. During the action packed day we ran through a series of techniques for capturing great people portraits including Hi-Key and Low-Key lighting in the studio and out on location. We hired in a model – Lauren for some of the day so that a range of techniques including posing could be practised and she worked brilliantly with all of the delegates. Taking great people shots can be initially quite daunting for many people however once you practise in a safe environment then confidence comes quickly. Lauren arrived with…