Recognising areas where you need to brush up or learn new skills is an essential part of being a successful professional photographer.
Attending a training course can allow you to expand your business by branching into a new area of photography giving you something more to offer your clients.
BIPP Training offers intensive one or two day courses and masterclasses, run by experts in their field. The days cover a wide range of photographic disciplines as well as business skills. The courses are designed for professional photographers who will be receiving income from their photography.
Even the most experienced photographer may benefit from a refresher course. Gaining new ideas and learning about new techniques can really enhance your business.
There are a variety of BIPP Training Courses taking place this year covering many different categories from Weddings and Portraiture to Trackside Motorsport.
All BIPP Courses may be viewed on the training pages of www.bipp.comand bookings may be made online or by calling Head Office on 01296 718530.
Portraiture Masterclass with Saraya Cortaville FBIPP
Saraya Cortaville was the first female photographer to gain a Fellowship with the BIPP in Studio Portraiture and currently runs a successful studio in High Barnett, London. Spend the day with Saraya covering aspects of both traditional and modern portraiture. The day will be part seminar, part practical so please bring your camera.
Weddings Masterclass with Simon John FBIPP
An intensive masterclass aimed at photographers who already have experience of photographing weddings. Going through more advanced shots (both technically and creatively), Simon will illustrate how to produce stunning images within the context of a pressurised environment. A professional model will be used on the day giving you the opportunity to practice what you have learned.
Commercial (Product) Photography with Alan Stone FBIPP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
In a busy working studio environment and using proven commercial photography studio practice, Alan will demonstrate the lighting techniques required to produce a range of quality images for the commercial and advertising markets. The course is particularly suited to new and Affiliate Members working towards their Licentiate Qualification, students or graduates seeking real world experiences and working photographers from other sectors looking to extend their professional skills towards commercial and advertising photography.
Portraiture with Llewellyn Robins Hon FBIPP
A day with Llewellyn Robins Hon FBIPP covering many aspects of both traditional and modern portraiture with an emphasis on lighting, both artificial and daylight. There will be practical demonstrations in the studio and on location, and Llewellyn will be demonstrating poses and grouping which he has found to be successful during his 30 plus years of running a successful portrait studio.
Weddings with Paul Callaghan FBIPP
Paul Callaghan FBIPP is the only BIPP Wedding Fellow in the Republic of Ireland. Paul will start the day by running through a typical wedding showing the special techniques needed at each stage including the posing of the Bride and Groom, groups and the correct use of flash as a main or fill source, together with the use of reflectors. The afternoon will then be spent on location with a model. Paul will also discuss presenting your work and the services you offer. There will be plenty of opportunity to ask Paul questions throughout the day.
BIPP Training May-Dec 2010
17-18 May Photographing Children Masterclass with Jo De Banzie ABIPP Aylesbury
24-25 May Social Masterclass with Bella West FBIPP Aylesbury
7 Jun Photographing Pets with Tracey Clements ABIPP Aylesbury
8 Jun Architecture with Steve Mayes ABIPP Aylesbury
12 Jun Motorsport Photography – Trackside with Mike Gibbon FBIPP Nottinghamshire
14 Jun Portraiture Masterclass with Tina Hadley FBIPP Aylesbury
15 Jun Weddings Masterclass with Kevin Wilson FBIPP Aylesbury
21 Jun Advertising – Automotive & Travel with Martyn Goddard FBIPP Aylesbury
22 Jun Commercial Photography Masterclass with Paul Cooper FBIPP York
3 Jul Motorsport Photography – Trackside with Mike Gibbon FBIPP North Yorkshire
12 Jul Portraiture with Llewellyn Robins Hon FBIPP Aylesbury
13 Jul Weddings with Kelly Hearn ABIPP Aylesbury
14 Jul Photographing Children with Jo De Banzie ABIPP Aylesbury
26 Jul Events with Keith Trainor Aylesbury
27 Jul Photoshop for Beginners: a Professional Foundation with Jonathan Briggs Aylesbury
1 Sep Architecture with Jim Lowe FBIPP Aylesbury
2 Sept Multimedia - Film Making on a DSLR with Stuart Barry ABIPP Aylesbury
13 Sep Portraiture with Llewellyn Robins Hon FBIPP Aylesbury
14 Sep Weddings with Paul Callaghan FBIPP Aylesbury
20 -21 Sep Photographing Children Masterclass with Jo De Banzie ABIPP Aylesbury
27 Sep Fashion Masterclass with Ciaran O’Neill FBIPP Aylesbury
28 Sep Press & PR Motor Sports with Adam Duckworth ABIPP Aylesbury
11 Oct Portraiture Masterclass with Saraya Cortaville FBIPP Aylesbury
12 Oct Weddings Masterclass with Simon John FBIPP Fareham
18 Oct Lighting with Steve Howdle ABIPP Harrogate
18-19 Oct Social Masterclass with Bella West FBIPP Aylesbury
25 Oct Events with Keith Trainor Aylesbury
8 Nov Commercial Photography Masterclass with Paul Cooper FBIPP York
9 Nov Photoshop for Beginners: a Professional Foundation with Jonathan Briggs Aylesbury
15 Nov Portraiture with David MacDonald FBIPP Aylesbury
16 Nov Weddings with Kelly Hearn ABIPP Aylesbury
22-23 Nov Business Development Aylesbury
13 Dec Portraiture Masterclass with Saraya Cortaville FBIPP Aylesbury
14 Dec Weddings Masterclass with Simon John FBIPP Fareham