Becoming a Professional Photographer


Are you ready to turn your photography into a full-time profession? You are in the right spot!

We are pleased to offer exclusive mentoring with award winning pro wildlife photographer Rob Daugherty. Rob has been self-employed for over 3 decades. During this time he has learned what it takes to create a thriving business. He is using this wisdom and experience to offer an exclusive 1-on-1 mentoring course for individuals looking to get serious with their photography.

With the Becoming a Professional Photographer course, Rob will share his knowledge and experience that took him over 30 years to gain to get your business up and going in no time. After a goal brainstorming session, Rob will assist you in mapping out how to take your photography from a hobby to a full-blown professional photography business with step-by-step actionable steps specific to your goals and market.

The Becoming a Professional Photographer Course Package is a total of 24 hours of training which covers 8 modules. The course can be booked as (4x) 6-hour sessions or (6x) 4-hour sessions as needed to fit to your schedule. Sessions can be completed in one week or stretched over multiple weeks. The course is held in person in North Salt Lake, Utah unless another location or method of remote mentoring sessions are agreed upon.


During the Becoming a Professional Photographer Course you will learn:

  • Business Structuring
  • How much business insurance and how to obtain it
  • How to fine your niche and craft your message
  • Branding your business
  • Writing contracts
  • Setting up your online portfolio page and website
  • Ins and outs of running an online business
  • Copywriting your work
  • SEO and keywording
  • Pricing Your Work
  • Social Media
  • Advertising and promoting
  • Newsletters: Their importance and how to write them
  • Client acquisition
  • Photo competitions
  • Networking
  • Finding photography festivals and art shows

..... and much, much more!


Course Investment: $2,495


Becoming a Professional Photographer Course Package is 1-on-1 and you get Rob's undivided time. Availability is extremely limited. Becoming a Professional Photographer Course Package requires a 50% non-refundable reservation fee to secure your course dates. The remaining 50% balance is due in full by the first day of your session.