Camera Beginners Course

Camera Training Beginners’ Course

If you are completely brand new to photography and would like a course which will cover the basics, then this 3 hour Camera and Photography for Beginners Training, is the perfect course for you. There is so much choice and information available, that it can be very overwhelming, so I promise to keep it nice and simple.

What makes this course unique, is that it is BESPOKE to your particular camera and don’t worry if you can’t remember everything, as you take away with you an informative handout.

After this session you will understand all of the principle functions of a camera, giving you the knowledge to take control of your camera, so that you can take stunning images which you can be proud of.

Let’s delve into the captivating structure of Cameras! What you will learn:

  • The Exposure Triangle – Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO
  • Camera Menus, Dials and Buttons
  • Understanding the different image quality formats
  • Focusing – eye tracking, single point focus and more!
  • Histogram – Understanding the Histogram and Its significance in a well exposed image
  • Image Playback and Custom Settings
  • Live View and Mirrorless Cameras – the way forward!


I hold all of my training sessions in my home studio in Sittingbourne, Kent. If you need assistance with local hotels, I am happy to send you over some links.

This is a 3 hour bespoke camera training course.

You will receive training on your specific camera.

The price for this camera training course is £300. Through this, you’ll acquire invaluable knowledge, empowering you with the confidence and skills to bring your creative vision to life.

Don’t worry, this is perfectly normal and once you are on-board and have your budget, I can guide you on the best camera for your requirements.

Once you finish the course, you’ll receive a handout encompassing all that you’ve learned, along with your Certificate of Completion.

If you encounter challenges after the camera training, don’t worry! You can reach out to me for further assistance and guidance. I’m here to support you in overcoming any hurdles you may face as you apply your newly acquired skills.

Yes, you’ll receive an invitation to join my Facebook Education Page. This is a private and safe space for all members to learn from and support each other.

Absolutely! You can book two 3-hour courses for the same day to maximize your training. Just let me know which courses you’re interested in, and I’ll arrange the schedule accordingly for you.

Please utilise the form below to specify the course or courses which you are interested in together with your preferred booking month, and I’ll get back to you.

Interested in combining Camera and Newborn Training into a single course? Explore my 2 and 3-day course options!

2 Day Camera and Newborn Photography Trainin

  • Camera Beginners’ Course 
  • Editing in Lightroom and Photoshop Overview
  • Pre Newborn Training Day Potato Wrapping Practice
  • 1-2-1 Full Day Newborn Training
  • Real Newborn Model for 3-4 hours on Day 2
  • Use these images for your Portfolio
  • Goodie Bag worth £150 plus and lots more …

This incredible 3 day intensive course is for complete beginners who would like an extra day to actively handle, wrap and pose baby with my supervision and guidance.

Day One – A.M.Camera Beginners’ Course. P.M. Adobe Overview,  Wrapping Techniques and Prop Preparation.

Day Two – Comprehensive equipment details and observe how I manage and pose our real model baby.

Day Three – With my guidance, you will be actively holding, posing and wrapping our real model baby.

Get in touch!

Joanne Collins Photography

Sittingbourne. Kent