Beginner's Photography Course | Sydney (1 day)

Sydney   |   1 Day  |   Beginner's Level
  • The best 'all rounder' introductory course to digital photography
  • 'Hands on' camera handling
  • Fundamental techniques of photography
  • Portraits, cityscapes, reflections, nature, motion, lighting, composition and lots more
  • Small groups, 'repeat for free' guarantee
  • Learn how to take great photos for social media and web usage

Cost: $290 | 22 July

The Focus 10 Digital 1 photography course is our most popular and ideal for those wishing to understand how to get the best out of their DLSR, mirror-less or compact camera with manual controls. It teaches the fundamentals of digital imaging, of handling light and the art of composition. 'Hands on' workshops throughout the course are intuitive, easy to understand and tutored by a professional photographer. Practical workshops with a strong emphasis on camera handling, detailed notes and a complimentary critique of your images ensures your newly learned skills are retained.

There are creative sessions on lighting and composition along with everything from exposure control to white balance, from ISO settings to focus modes and options. The course is about practical workshop demonstrations to train your eye to paint light onto a subject, how to achieve the right lens perspective, the use of aperture and shutter speed to control the creative process.

Professional, personable instructors ensure the course is educational, enlightening and fun. Different topics and a variety of situations in a small groups enhances the learning experience. Whether you are a beginner or photo enthusiast this course is suited to anyone. You will also learn how to take great photos for social media and web usage.

This course includes the following locations (some may be excluded depending upon the weather conditions) The Rocks area, Observatory Hill, Walsh Bay, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Botanic Gardens, Woolloomooloo, Hyde Park, QVB, Museum of Sydney (MOS)





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learn about

  • Learn how to use your digital camera properly

  • All your camera's buttons, functions, menus & set up

  • Composition, light, viewpoint, angles, lens perspective

  • Aperture, shutter speed, depth of field, file sizes RAW and JPEG

  • ISO setting, white balance, exposure compensation

  • Portraiture, landscapes, macro, still life, motion, architecture, nature

  • Use of flash, panning, star-burst, creative modes, filters, accessories

  • Free camera shopping service & ongoing technical support

course requirements

  • No prior photography knowledge required

  • A digital DLSR, mirror-less or compact camera with manual controls

  • For DLSR and mirror-less camera users, at least one multi range lens

  • Memory Card(s) - at least a 2GB card, instruction manual

  • Charged camera battery, spare and/or a charger

  • DLSR Nikon & Canon cameras for hire ($50), 8GB cards for sale ($19)

time & location

Time:
10am or 1pm to 6pm or 9pm

Address:
18 Argyle Street, Sydney

Meeting Point:
(Front of Lowenbrau Kellar cafe outdoor tables)

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