Then RealShoots is the perfect training for you.
Get a handle on your hobby. Turn your passion into profits. In RealShoots, you’ll learn all the tips, tricks and insider secrets of a real life professional photographer on a real outdoor shoot.
Go at your own pace. Watch the lessons anytime. Learn from one of the best in the biz, from the comfort of your own home. Binge on all the episodes or space them out. No deadlines. No pressure.
Learn how to:
"If you are thinking of getting into pet photography your search for a course is OVER. RealShoots covers basic to advanced skills for handling a pet photo shoot. One amazing resource every aspiring pet photographer needs. Thanks a ton Charlotte."
Join me with Rogue the Border Collie at this beautiful off-leash beach in the sun. Learn to shoot backlight and twilight!
Join me with Bandit at this busy suburban park. Learn how to shoot water action & expressive portraits!
Join me, Bella and her mum Sue in their lovely home in the suburbs. Learn how to create variety and capture expression!
Join me with Elli and Freya as we explore the forest. Learn to create soft ethereal portraits and stunning action shots.
Join me as we work with Bendy the black Greyhound. Learn to creatively obtain expression and work with natural light!
Join me as we photograph Niku the Husky at this beautiful bayside location. Learn to create stunning twilight portraits!
Join me with Armani and Kentucky the Hungarian Vizslas as we explore this country paradise!
Join me and Benji the rescue pup as we shoot some action in the park then explore a cute mountain-top village.
Join me for this double episode as we shoot two sessions with Baxter the Great Dane in the city and at the park.
You'll watch over my shoulder as I shoot a full-length outdoor session. I explain each step of the process and give you a unique insight into how I deal with challenges to create effortlessly gorgeous images every single time.
This high quality training takes you step by step through a range of different situations and locations giving you practical instruction on what to do in any scenario, ways to work with all types of dog personalities and even how to handle those pesky humans!
Comprehensive, easy to follow and stacks of fun, RealShoots will help you bring your A-game to every session.
"I love everything about RealShoots. Charlotte has a relaxed way in engaging every dog she is photographing. To be able to watch sessions while they are happening and the steps she takes to get to the finished product is phenomenal! I have picked up many new ways of approaching different subjects. Thank you Charlotte!"
A two-hour, real-life dog photography shoot professionally edited down to around the length of a TV episode. Watch anytime, anywhere. No deadlines. No pressure. Tons of value.
A downloadable companion learning guide to summarise and expand on the video content. Includes handy tips, images with full settings, some with behind the scenes photos.
Optionally subscribe to the daily tip series accompanying the episode. Bite sized ways to improve your pet photography – delivered daily so you can read and absorb straight away.
Exclusive access to the full client image gallery. See the actual results of the shoot in high quality, just as the client would see them.
Comprehensive editing tutorials. Watch a complete image edit using professional Adobe photo editing software - Lightroom and Photoshop.
Download the RAW image files used in the editing tutorials so you can play along at home, while watching the editing videos. Nothing better than learning by doing!
A challenging and super fun quiz to test your knowledge and keep you on your toes! Download the Cheat Sheet for full explanations of the answers.
Ask questions about the training and interact with other students. No such thing as a silly question here - and all are answered personally by Charlotte!
What to do when you arrive, how to start, how to greet and manage over-excited dogs (and their owners!)
Taking the mystery out of which camera settings to choose for every possible situation
How to capture expression - not just photos of “a dog” but photos of that exact dog and their unique personality
How to create outstanding variety during the session
Soft skills like how to direct and involve the owners (even if you’re not a people person)
What to do and how to respond in real time when things don’t go according to plan
Closed Captions are available for all shooting videos
See images edited from start to finish, giving you a complete picture of the process
Names of setting and tools are clearly stated, no mysteries
Learn to edit from scratch with no presets and self-made actions, helping you fully comprehend the adjustments made
Industry standard applications are used - Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop (no fancy or expensive plugins)
Discover workflow and file management best practices
Learn techniques for quick and easy culling of your sessions to help reduce the time you spend editing
Closed Captions are available for all editing videos
"For anyone starting out in pet photography, it's hard to know what to spend your money on to get the best return - gear, training, marketing. But I promise you, purchasing Charlotte's course will be the best money you will ever spend on your business."
A shoot from the archives has been reworked into a series of four fabulous mini-trainings. In these 3-8 minute long clips, you’ll see the RAW images pop up on the screen as the camera shutter clicks. Valued at $99.
Fetching Photos and Dog Shots are e-books that give you fresh and fun ideas to help you seriously skyrocket your dog photography skills. These are must-have field guides for any pet photographer at any level Valued at $69.
Now when you complete the entire course, you’ll be presented with a beautiful Course Completion certificate. You’ll also get a snazzy-looking badge to pop up on your website so your clients know you really know your stuff!
Find what you need, when you need it. This extensive and detailed fully searchable database of all the content across all 10 episodes, making all the training contained in the Complete Course highly accessible!
You'll receive a very special invitation to join us in the RealShoots community! You get exclusive access to our wonderful and active private Facebook group, only for Complete Course students.
Along with lifetime access to the course content, you also receive any additions and upgrades made to the course, for free. This includes all Bonuses included in future Complete Course launches!
If you're a potential brand-new RealShooter and like the sound of the Complete Course, but don't feel ready to invest in all ten episodes without even experiencing one of them, I have a solution for you.
Purchase any single episode and I'll give you your money back when you upgrade to the Complete Course.
Think of it as a no-risk free trial!