Fashion Photography

Fashion Photography

Learn fashion photography, from planning and styling to stunning final images.

Selecting equipment, sourcing clothes, working with models, lighting your shots – the techniques you’ll learn in these simple classes will put your fashion photography on the fast track to success.

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Make Fashion Your Focus

Whether you’re just getting started or already experienced in fashion photography, these classes will deepen your knowledge, boost your creativity, and inspire you to keep on improving your techniques.

What are you waiting for? Get stuck in and learn all there is to know about Fashion and Beauty Photography from some of the industries top creatives.

  • 93 Classes
  • 45+ Hours content
  • Level: All Levels

Turn Your Ideas Into Reality

In the world of fashion photography, creativity knows no bounds. Our fashion photography classes are designed to help you unleash your artistic potential, turning your unique ideas and visions into stunning visual realities.

Whether you dream of capturing cutting-edge editorial spreads, exquisite fashion campaigns, or elegant portraiture, our courses provide the knowledge, skills, and inspiration to bring your concepts to life.

Automotive Product Photography

Learn The Key To Successful Shoots

Fashion photography isn't just about the camera and lighting. More so than with other genres of photography, it is about teamwork.

Collaborating effectively with models, stylists, makeup artists, and other creative professionals is paramount to achieving outstanding results. Our courses emphasize the importance of clear and concise communication, helping you orchestrate a harmonious team effort that ensures successful shoots every time.

Automotive Product Photography

Unlock the secrets to capturing style, beauty, and elegance and embark on a journey that transforms your passion into a profession.

Learn at Your Own Pace

Take control of your learning journey, progressing at a pace that suits your schedule and goals with support from our expert team along the way.

Styling and Wardrobe

Understand the role of styling and wardrobe in fashion photography, and collaborate effectively with stylists.

Lighting Techniques

Master diverse lighting setups, from mixed light on-location to intricate studio techniques, to create captivating and professional images.

Prop Selection and Building

Discover how the right props can enhance your storytelling and elevate your photography to new heights.


Model Direction

Perfect the art of directing models to achieve the desired expressions and poses for your photographic vision.

Studio and Location Shoots

Learn the nuances of shooting in both controlled studio environments and dynamic outdoor locations.

Kit Considerations

Know what key kit you need, and when and how to use it!

Portfolio Building

Build a captivating portfolio that speaks volumes about your unique style and journey as a photographer.


Fashion Photography Classes

Getting Started in Fashion Photography

Tackle any fashion shoot with confidence and bring your creative ideas to life
Fashion Photography Planning and Styling
  • 8 Class
  • 2.5 + Hours content
  • Level: Basic

Successful fashion shoots are a balance between lots of different things, from concept and styling to teamwork and lighting. This course provides the foundation you need to tackle any fashion shoot with confidence and bring your creative ideas to life. 

What you’ll learn:

What you'll learn:

  • How to photograph portraits with natural light
  • Camera settings for natural light photography
  • Useful equipment to have for shooting with natural light
  • Photographing children indoors and on location
  • Posing and photograph family groups
  • Creative ideas & posing for photographing couples
  • How to use reflectors & diffusers to control natural light
  • How to put together the right team and work together
  • Developing concepts and communicating ideas
  • Sourcing props and outfits economically
  • Camera and lens choices for fashion
  • Networking and building a portfolio as a fashion photographer

Studio Fashion Photography

Bring your creative ideas to life
Natural Light Portrait Photography
  • 30 Classes
  • 20+ Hours content
  • Level: All Levels

Learn how to bring your creative ideas to life with these in-depth fashion photography classes aimed at teaching you how to get great results when in the studio and on set.

What you'll learn:

  • Developing creative concepts for fashion photography
  • Working with, and getting the best out of your models
  • Building sets and creating DIY props
  • Equipment and lighting for fashion photography
  • Creating images in a variety of styles and moods

On-Location Fashion Photography

Learn how to create your own stunning fashion images using natural light or studio flash
On Location Fashion Photography
  • 17 Classes
  • 3+ Hours content
  • Level: All Levels

On-location fashion photography presents you with a whole host of challenges and hurdles to jump, but when you know the right skills, the results can be truly breathtaking and the perfect images to really make your portfolio stand out from the rest.

What you'll learn:

  • Identifying interesting locations
  • Equipment for on-location shoots
  • Balancing daylight and studio flash
  • Creative thought process for interesting fashion images
  • Lighting techniques for shooting on location

Beauty Photography and Retouching

Master your control of lighting in these in-depth beauty photography classes
Beauty Photography & Retouching
  • 21 Classes
  • 12+ Hours content
  • Level: All Levels

Broaden your knowledge and jump into the world of beauty photography and retouching with this series of classes which explore the unique intricacies of beauty photography and retouching to get  ad campaign-worthy results.

What you'll learn:

  • Lighting for beauty photography
  • Creative props and accessories
  • Refining your images in Post with skin retouching
  • Choosing the strongest final image
  • Working with your model to get the best results


  • 19 Classes
  • 5+ Hours content
  • Level: All Levels

In these documentary-style fashion photography tutorials Karl Taylor and his team take you as a fly on the wall through the process of capturing a series of fashion images on a trip to Iceland.

What you'll learn:

  • What it takes to plan a fashion shoot
  • How model castings and test shoots work
  • Combating the challenges of fashion photography
  • Shooting in difficult conditions
  • What post production is needed on fashion shoots
  • How to create large scale prints of your images

Fashion Extras

Fashion Extras Montage
  • 6 Classes
  • 9+ Hours content
  • Level: All Levels

We’ve collated a series of additional stand-alone classes to help you take your understanding of fashion photography one step further.

These include a series of critiques on members beauty and fashion images as well as interviews with experts in the industry.

What you'll learn:

  • How to determine what is wrong in an image
  • What it is like to be a professional portrait and fashion photographer
  • How to get started with a career in fashion photography
  • The life of a fashion stylist and working on set

Unleash Your Creative Potential

Power up your skills in the visual arts
  • 900+ online classes 
  • LIVE workshops to learn and interact in real time
  • Boost your creativity with projects designed to help you improve – fast
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“I’ve learnt a lot, particularly from the fashion and beauty lighting classes. I photograph brides and grooms rather than models, but the techniques I picked up are great for weddings, engagement shoots and even families.”

Poppy Larbalestier, Professional Wedding Photographer

"Great to have all this valuable information in a single place. Well organised and easy to access. I’ve been looking for something like this for centuries.”

Nicolae Marian

"You can’t imagine how the last 365 days have changed my photography in a positive way! I tried several other online programmes but yours is the best for explanation and techniques!"

Oliver Ayerle

Karl Taylor Tutor
Meet your tutor

Karl Taylor

Karl Taylor has been a professional photographer for more than 25 years. Commissioned by leading global brands for his precise attention to detail and exquisite control of light, Karl is also known as an instructor who explains complex subjects clearly and effectively. Karl’s unique expertise and commitment to education has led him to work for Hasselblad Camera Company, Broncolor Lighting and Adobe, as well as to appearances on the BBC and elsewhere.

Personalised support

To help you make the most of our classes, we’ve made it easy to get in touch. Whether you have general photography questions or queries relating to specific classes, our knowledgeable team is here to help you achieve your goals.

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