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The Diploma in Wedding Photography online photography course will teach you all the basics of how to become a wedding photographer and teach you the in-depth skills you will need to change your career.
Over 130 in-depth units cover everything you need to know about becoming a professional wedding photographer, from commercial knowledge to the technical skills you will need day to day.

The course includes over 130 modules, more than 7 graded practice assignments and 1 formal final assignment, 23 comprehension tests, 2 x 30-minute tutor chats and case studies from working professional wedding photographers as well as a dedicated forum for discussion and feedback.

The dedicated technical section focuses in great detail on the technical skills you will need at each part of the wedding day from the bride getting ready to the reception dance.

On completion of your online photography course, gain your Diploma in Wedding Photography Certificate and begin your new career as a wedding photographer.


Any camera that allows you to control the manual settings is perfect for this course. Even the most basic compact cameras offer that functionality these days. Look at your camera manual – can you change the aperture, shutter speed and ISO settings? If so, your camera is fine for the course.

Any PC, Mac, laptop, tablet or smartphone is suitable for viewing the course and course videos.
A reasonable broadband internet connection (2mb and above).

Desirable equipment
The following items would be worth investing in, perhaps in the future and as you work through the course, developing your skills.

A DSLR camera
Choice of lenses
Image editing software like Adobe Lightroom
Tripod and filters

What You'll Learn

Over 130 in-depth modules giving you the essential photography knowledge in easy to manage sections 7 Graded Practice Assignments with Tutor feedback 23 comprehension tests 1 formal Final Assignment where you will submit 4 images for an in-depth assessment. Please note, these do not have to be wedding images as you may not yet have photographed a wedding. 6 highly detailed technical units taking your through the camera craft required to become a successful wedding photographer Membership of the IOP Facebook Group community for help, support and feedback Live Tutor Chat 1 x 30-minute session of private tutor chat for every student on photography techniques and advice 1 x 30-minute session of private chat for every student on marketing and selling your business Unlimited time to complete the course* CPD accredited Diploma in Wedding Photography pdf certificate

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    You have lifetime access to the course but you must log in at least once every 12 months to keep your account active
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