Become The Best

Mastering the Art
of Photography

Welcome to First Point Photography, your trusted partner in capturing life’s beautiful moments. Established in 1995, we’re a contemporary photographic studio based in Bournemouth, Dorset, offering a wide range of professional photography services to suit all your needs.

Why TRUST First
Point photography?

First Point Photography is a modern photography studio located in Bournemouth, Dorset. Our studio has been providing professional photography services since 1995, specializing in capturing a variety of photography genres, including portraiture, weddings, new-born and bumps, advertising, and product photography.

We also offer the UK’s leading vocational photography training courses, focusing on weddings, portraits, and new-born photography. Our courses are accredited by the Skills & Education Group and City&Guilds, ensuring that our students receive high-quality education and training. Upon completion of our courses, our students qualify for either a SEG Level 3 Certificate or a City&Guilds Assured Certificates or both.

Our Collection of Photography Courses


2 Day Wedding Photography Course

City&Guilds Assured Certificate in Wedding Photography

£550 inc VAT
weekend course option available – call us

3 Day Portrait Photography Course

City&Guilds Assured Certificate in Portrait Photography

£699 inc VAT

3 Day Bump, New-­born & Toddler Photography Course

City&Guilds Assured Certificate in Bump, New-­born & Toddler Photography

£699 inc VAT

5 Day Wedding & Portrait Photography Course

City&Guilds Assured Certificate in Wedding & Portrait Photography

£950 inc VAT


10 Day SEG Level 3 Award in Photography

No prior course needed

£2500 inc VAT


SEG Level 3 Certificate in Photography

Must have done the 10 day SEG Level 3

£2500 inc VAT

Discover the Secrets

Start Your Journey to Becoming a Professional Photographer

Why City&Guilds?

At FPP, our City&Guilds Assured courses help you stand out in a competitive market. Our courses offer hands-on training and a comprehensive portfolio, with a City&Guilds Assured certificate & digital credentials upon completion. As a provider with City & Guilds Assured programmes, we undergo annual quality reviews to ensure that our Assured programmes meet the highest quality standards. Our courses are also approved for the UK Armed Forces. Choose FPP for your Wedding, Portrait, and New-born Photography courses, all of which are approved as City & Guilds Assured. Invest in your future with FPP.