Training - Dog Photographer Uk

Horse & Dog Photography Training & Mentoring

New for 2020

Why mentor with Sue?

Sue has been a professional horse and dog photographer since 2010 and has successful ran businesses for over 20 years. She founded Horse Photographer UK and Dog Photographer Uk franchises in 2014 and has trained many photographers from beginners to professionals how to run their own photography business. Along with training, mentoring and working as a business coach, Sue continues to work as a commercial and private horse and dog photographer around the UK and internationally. She has been commissioned to work with top equine brands, Olympic riders and many high-profile clients.

Who is mentoring for?

Mentoring is not just for those serious about becoming horse or dog photographers, it is perfect for those just beginning their photography journey, or those wanting to take their photography business to another level. Training is tailored for your individual needs, experience and requirements. We have two programmes available, so whatever your needs we can help you!


Why should I join the mentoring programme?

The mentoring programmes provides experience and knowledge from a professional who has worked in the industry for many years and understands every aspect of the business. Sue has walked in your shoes; she has spent many years fine tuning her craft and is with you every step of the way to help you achieve your goals. The mentoring programme provides accountability, encouragement and reassurance that you are not alone on this exciting new journey. Sue will help you develop your skills, brand and business by devising goals, a strategy and structure under her professional guidance.

Why should I join the mentoring programme?

The mentoring programmes provides experience and knowledge from a professional who has worked in the industry for many years and understands every aspect of the business. Sue has walked in your shoes; she has spent many years fine tuning her craft and is with you every step of the way to help you achieve your goals. The mentoring programme provides accountability, encouragement and reassurance that you are not alone on this exciting new journey. Sue will help you develop your skills, brand and business by devising goals, a strategy and structure under her professional guidance.


How does Mentoring work?

We offer 2 mentoring plans:


ONLINE Mentoring programme 6-month plan

Premium Mentoring Programme

1-2-1 monthly sessions over a 6-month period. The sessions are 100% tailored towards your requirements and experience.

You choose what aspects you would like to cover in your sessions from shooting, editing, branding, marketing, business, sales, products and much more.

The 6-month online programme includes;

  • 1 x 30 min online introductory session to assess your requirement and formulate an individual plan
  • 6 x 1 hour monthly online training sessions with Sue
  • 6 x 30 mins critique of your photos, website, social media etc

Price £1795

Please note places are strictly limited. A non-refundable £300 deposit secures your place.

*Please note the online mentoring is open to students who want to photograph subjects other than horses or dogs.*

1-2-1 monthly sessions over a 7-month period. The sessions are 100% tailored towards your requirements and experience.

The programme covers every aspect required for running a successful photography business: shooting, editing, branding, marketing, business, sales and much more.

Photography lessons include; using natural light, locations, backgrounds, poses, shots that sell, safety, clothing, working with a client, plus much more.

Portfolio and website review

Lightroom and Photoshop, editing techniques. Practice and critiques.

Products – what to offer and why, pricing - how much to charge, sales – how to sell your services and products.

How to find customers, blogging, seo, social media, networking, etc.

Goal setting and strategy sessions, finding your USP.

Planning and growing your business moving forwards.

  • 1 x 30 min online introductory session
  • 2 x photography training sessions location TBA
  • 1 x portfolio building day
  • 7 x 1.5 hour monthly online training sessions with Sue
  • Plus, critiques of your images, website and full email support.
  • Priority time slots available.

(The photography training and portfolio day may include other photography students - max 4 persons)

Premium Mentoring £4995

Please note places are strictly limited. A non-refundable £500 deposit secures your place.

Full day 1-2-1

photography training and editing session with Sue £995 with image critique or £895 without. Location TBA


Half Day

Photography training session or editing with Sue £695 with image critique or £595 without. Location TBA


Virtual training sessions Zoom/Skype 1 hour £200 2 hours £250

Covering ONE topic in depth i.e marketing, Social media, portfolio review, branding, pricing, sales, choosing products/suppliers, editing, are a few examples of topics we can cover.

Reserve your place

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