fine art photography course

FOCUS is a dedicated monthly subscription course for photographer’s who want to  improve their skills in Fine Art Portraiture.  Founder Carol Ann Neil shares her knowledge and expertise, holding absolutely nothing back! 

Members gain instant access to hours of video content, including full editing tutorials, behind the scenes footage, studio lighting tutorials and lots more! 

Whether you have been in business for years, or are just starting out, there is so much to gain from being a FOCUS member! With new content added every two weeks, there is always something new to learn! 

To make FOCUS even more accessible, your monthly membership costs just £19 per month! There are absolutely no long term commitments, stay as little or as long as you wish! 

Inside Focus

Fine Art Editing Tutorials

online fine art course

Full fine art post processing tutorials from Carol Ann & guest instructors. You will have access to all tutorials as soon as you join! 

Download RAW files and follow along at your own pace!

Behind The Scenes Workshops

Watch behind the scenes footage from portrait studio sessions with Carol Ann & guest instructor David Shoukry


Dedicated Support

online photography course

Join a community of hundreds of photographers who are all learning and perfecting their craft! With our private members only group you have ongoing support, image critique and feedback from Carol Ann


Instant access to our library of textures & overlays to download and keep! 


and stay with us for as little or as long as you wish! 


Meet The Judges


What if I don’t want to stay?

That’s OK!! If for some reason you sign up and afterwards decide that FOCUS isn’t for you, just cancel your subscription. There is no time limit on how long you have to stay a member. Before you go though, why not send us a message to discuss your reasons for leaving, perhaps there is something additional we can help you with!

How often is new content added?

New content will be added to FOCUS on a weekly basis. New video content, downloads and tasks set in the members only facebook group are included. Marketing will work on a monthly basis, with each segment of the ‘web of success’ strategy expanded and discussed in detail

Can I record videos?

No. The video content on the FOCUS learning platform is not for downloading or sharing with others who are non members. You are able to download designated material to keep for your own personal use. However, for as long as you are a member you will have unlimited access to all of the content

Are downloads mine to keep?

Off course! New textures and actions will be added regularly for you to download as well as marketing material

Does my membership automatically renew?

Yes. Your monthly payment will continue automatically unless you cancel your subscription. If you decide you no longer wish to be a part of FOCUS, cancelling your membership is super simple. If you have any problems please contact


Can I have feedback on my work?

Yes absolutely! You will have the option to submit 3 or 10 digital images for review. This service is provided by several professional photographers, including Carol Ann. Detailed feedback is a great way to improve your work. The fee for image review is £25 for 3 images or £50 for 10 images.

Can I share my work in the Facebook group?

Yes!! we would absolutely love to see your photographs shared in the group! Weekly and monthly tasks will be set out, designed to help you understand, discuss with your peers and ultimately improve in all aspects of your business. This will include marketing strategies, lighting challenges, themes, competitions etc…

Ready to get started?