Frequently Asked Questions
We receive hundreds of course enquiries every day from people who are excited about our Photography Made Easy course. Please click on a heading below to read answers to the most commonly asked questions about the Course. If your question is not answered here then please contact us and one of our support team will be delighted to help you.
Do I need any photography experience or qualifications to take this course?
No prior knowledge, experience or qualifications are needed. This course has been designed for absolute beginners and keen amateurs by a TAFE photography lecturer and professional photographer. The step-by-step training you’ll receive is highly-effective, easy-to-follow with no complicated jargon, allowing you to develop your skills in just a few hours.
Our instructor teaches photography daily in real classroom situations, this means that you benefit from a course created by a genuine teacher of photography rather than just a photographer. The teaching style is one of using simple stories and illustrations to communicate effectively. So, you will learn quickly and easily while having fun!
Can this course help me to start a career in photography?
Whether you’re considering a career as a professional photographer, or you enjoy photography as a hobby and just want to take better photos, we guarantee your photos will improve 100% or more by the time you finish the course.
On completion of this course you will have the skills to specialise in wedding photography, portrait photography, fine art photography, night photography, studio, product shots, landscape and fashion photography and more.
Do I have to attend any classes?
No. The course is delivered through professional video tuition which is available to you 24/7 inside our secure e-learning platform. There are no physical classes to attend. Effectively, you can take the course wherever you are in the world and at times and places that suit you!
Do I need any computer skills?
No. Only very basic computer knowledge is required to complete our Photography Made Easy Course. If you can point and click a mouse, then you’re okay! All training materials are delivered through video streaming from inside our online learning portal, which you get access to the moment you sign up.
What are the specific modules I will study?
The Photography Made Easy Course consists of 20 in-depth video training modules covering a huge variety of photography fields from creative photography, to fashion, to portrait, to night photography to travel, to sports and so much more.
Each module is delivered online by a professional, award-winning instructor who is also a photography teacher. You can pause the modules, rewind them and watch them over and over again until you are completely familiar with the techniques being revealed.
Are there any age restrictions for registering?
The age range of our students varies significantly from school and college students right up to senior citizens. The course content has been designed to accommodate anyone of any age and ability. However, in the interest of children’s online safety we do have a minimum age requirement of 13 years. See our terms and conditions for more details.
Is the course information kept up-to-date?
Our Photography Made Easy instructor and course designer is a qualified teacher and award-winning photographer who is at the cutting-edge of the industry. Rest assured, you’ll be learning only the very latest techniques, tips, tools and technology. Delivered in a warm and effective style.
Can I view the course on a tablet device such as an iPad?
Yes! This course is completely cross-platform compatible – which means it works on every device, including iPads, iPhones and Android devices. Naturally, this also means that you can access the course at any time or location in the world, provided you have access to the internet. You’ll get crystal clear video anytime, anywhere.
Do I have assignments to complete?
At the end of the course there are a series of optional photography assignments that you can complete, if you choose, in your spare time. Not only do we give you assignments but we’ll also give you a quick re-cap along with each assignment to ensure that you taking the shot to your best ability.
Will this course be relevant to my country?
The Photography Made Easy course has been created and delivered by an award-winning photography teacher. The information, principles, techniques and strategies taught within this course are universal and therefore completely relevant to aspiring and professional photographers worldwide. Currently, we have students taking the course in more than 40 countries.
Do I have to take any tests during the course?
No. There are no tests to take during this course. All modules are unlocked and available for you to access the moment you register. However, to get the absolute most value from this course it is strongly advised that you follow the modules in the order that they’re presented.
What makes your course different to all the other online photography courses out there?
You probably understand already that this is not your average photography course! While there are some good photography courses out there, almost all other courses have been created by professional photographers who have no real-world experience of teaching this subject. What appears ‘simple’ and ‘natural’ to a Pro who also has access to expensive, top-of-the-range equipment, does not necessarily apply to a beginner photographer!
On the other hand, with the ‘Photography Made Easy’ course you have the assurance that you’re being taught by an award-winning, qualified TAFE photography teacher who has trained over 30,000 students. Many of which knew nothing about photography when they started.
The teaching style is one of using simple stories and illustrations to communicate effectively. It won’t feel like learning but you will absorb the training quickly and easily and have fun at the same time! Photography Made Easy TRANSFORMS you into a serious photographer and you’ll be shooting breathtaking photos from day one. We GUARANTEE that your photography will improve dramatically by the end of this course, or we’ll refund you in full.
Are any books or manuals sent to me?
No, all learning is carried out via our secure E-Learn website, all the course content is online for you to access at any time 24hrs a day.
The great benefit of e-learning is that you can study at home in your own time and at your own pace. You can combine achieving professional grade training in and around your job and family commitments.
It is this level of flexibility that makes our e-learning course the ideal choice for most people. All you need is a computer or hand-held device with internet access to take this course. Best of all, there are no time-limits.
How long do I get access to the course for?
Once you sign up to the course, you will have unrestricted 24/7, life time access to the course content. You’ll always be able to refresh yourself on the techniques we’re revealing whenever you like. Best of all, we are continually adding more resources, tools and updates to the course, so this is actually an investment that grows in value the longer you are enrolled!
My internet connection is not great, will I still be able to watch the videos?
Yes. The Photography Made Easy course is delivered from our secure, state-of-the-art video servers which employ HD Bandwidth Detection. This means that our servers instantly measure each viewer’s connection and deliver the best quality video with the least buffering possible.
Do I qualify for an NUS Extra or ISIC Card?
Students enrolling on any Digital Sea Ltd courses (including Photography Made Easy course), qualify for an NUS Extra or ISIC Card provided this service is offered in your country. You can find more details about the NUS Card by going here but you must be a registered course student to apply. Sign up to Photography Made Easy today to take advantage of this and much more!