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2 Day 2-2-1 Staff Newborn Training


TWO DAY Newborn Photography Training

  • Training will run from 10am – 4pm on both days
  • Day ONE – you will be watching and learning
  • Day TWO – It’s over to you!
  • At the end of the course you will receive a goodie bag!
  • Full list of what is included, can be found lower down on the page
  • If your date has been confirmed please proceed to checkout

Please get in touch to arrange your Staff Training Date



This TWO DAY course is for photographers who are familiar and confident with using their camera in Manual Mode.

TWO DAY Newborn (1-2-1) Photography Training – 10am – 4pm on both days

Day ONE – you will be watching and learning

  • Baby Safety
  • Preparing the room for your newborn session
  • Camera and lighting equipment and settings
  • Fabrics and props
  • Basic wrapping techniques
  • Camera angles
  • Real baby for 3 hours
  • Use your own camera to take photos of the real baby, to use in your portfolio
  • Refreshments break
  • Watch me edit our images in Lightroom and Photoshop

Day TWO – It’s over to you!

  • You can choose from all of my props, fabrics and outfits to style the sets yourself
  • When baby arrives – it will be over to you
  • I will be right there by your side to guide and assist, making sure you’re happy, and baby is too.
  • If you are brand new to newborn photography, I will be there to guide, assist and remind and support you
  • If you are experienced then you can completely run the show. I will be in the wings, ready to assist, as little or as much as you need
  • The day will be at your pace, whilst you gain your confidence and learn to sooth and pose the baby.
  • Day Two really reinforces everything which you have learnt on the first day, giving you so much more confidence and experience to pose those beautiful babies when you return back home.

At the end of the course you will receive:

  • Goodie Bag – with the unique base wrap I use from the Newborn Nerds in the USA
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Comprehensive handout
  • Recommended Suppliers – with direct links
  • List of vendors offering exclusive student discount
  • On-going assistance after your training day
  • Invitation to join my Facebook Education Page

USB included (worth over £150)

  • 100+ actions to assist with newborn skin editing and image finishing
  • Background smoothing action
  • Free texture
  • Comprehensive PDF showing every pose and where to place the posing beans.

Joanne Collins Photography

Sittingbourne. Kent