Smart is the world’s leading online photography course offering in-depth training, mentoring and classes to creatives of all skill levels. Learn the Smart way today and take advantage of over 18 interactive modules and expert mentors in one simple online platform.
Created by Award-Winning Professional Photographers

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Photography with Smart

Smart was created with the belief that photography should be enjoyed.
Whether learning new skills to start your own business, increasing your photography knowledge or just to feel strong sense of achievement after graduating; our online photography courses and classes are perfect for you.


Master the art of photography from learning basic camera control right through to advanced camera techniques.


Create stunning imagery with your camera whether specialising in commercial, landscape or any genre of photography.


Most importantly, Love what you do, whether learning for fun, a sense of achievement or wanting to show off your online photography degree.

Learn in your own time, at your own speed.

What Do We Cover?

Camera Control & Basics Composition Flash Set-Up & Settings* Shutter Speed & Best Practices Framing Posing* Photoshop Effects Lightroom Editing Nailing Your Exposure Camera Modes & Usage Aperture Control & F-Stops Airbrushing & Touch Ups Advanced Artistry* Mastering Natural Light* Black & White Photography and much much more…

18 Bespoke Modules

Our 18 easy-to-follow modules are tailored to you and your needs.

What's Included?

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Tips, Tricks & Round-Ups from our Photography Blog

Our learning platform also gives members up to date and relevant information through the from of our photography blog. For the latest news, equipment reviews, photography tips and much more then look no further than the blog.

Whether you’re a beginner photographer, full time professional or looking for something specific to your niche you are sure to find something of interest on our blog.
1-on-1 Mentoring
Without question, Smart’s two most important features are it’s interactivity and 1-on-1 mentoring program.

The 1-on-1 mentoring problem is there for all budding photographers. No matter what the question or problem. One of our Smart mentors will be there to give guidance and support throughout the learning process and once you have graduated.
Easy to follow modules
Our modules are designed to be easy to follow and understand. Our step by step navigation ergonomically breaks down each section of the degree making it easy to learn photography.

With module quizzes and mid-term questionnaires it’s easy to understand how you are progressing and what you need to do to boost your photography knowledge.
Learn in your own time
Smart is completely self-paced, even our end of learning assessment isn’t time dependent. We believe that learning in your own time aids the entire process meaning your photography skills are able to evolve and develop naturally. We understand that your time is very precious and whether you are logging on after work or before you head out to school in the morning, Smart will be there to help you grow into the photographer you want to be.
Loved by our students
All our students absolutely love the Smart learning experience. Members of all ages are able to discuss the modules, take advice from other students and generally just develop their own skills in their own with Smart always there to help when need.

Smart’s 1-on-1 Photography Mentoring program is a huge part of why our members love us and get to guide new and aspiring photographers is what drives us to always improve our service.
Ever Updating
Smart isn’t just a static learning tool and is consistently updating with new modules, new features and new ways to learn photography. Whether it’s our amazing online blog with latest photography news, equipment reviews and round-ups or our ever evolving membership forum. Smart is designed to move with the photography world as it changes.
Start learning new, creative skills right now…