17 Apr 2021
6 May 2021 |
17 May 2021
Spend an exciting evening on a Focus 10 Night Photography Course capturing the night lights of Sydney’s iconic harbour, the Sydney harbour bridge and Opera House. Our practical workshops are all about low-light and night photography techniques which can equally be applied to shooting any urban or outdoor area in the world at dawn, dusk or long into the night.
Learn how to take photographs of the twilight and night sky, find out how to paint with light, to select the correct camera settings, shooting RAW, ISO, white balance, shutter speed and aperture settings. Learn about the best tripods, pre-location recce techniques, the best lenses, star bursting, composition, balancing ambient light with flash, zooming, light trails and more. This evening is also a fun, social occasion. A great way to make new friends.
■ How to use your camera, flash and tripod
■ Catering to all levels of expertise■ Effects - light streams, starburst, zooming, painting with light
■ Artistic compositions including reflections & portraits
■ Shooting the iconic Sydney Opera House, harbour & Bridge
■ Fun & innovative learning with like minded fellow individuals
■ The essential night photography skills to shoot in all low light scenarios
■ Learn the settings & how to operate your camera for low light photography
■ We train you on any imaging device DLSR, mirrorless, compact camera
■ Learning dawn, dusk and pitch dark shooting techniques
■ Fun & creative course with like minded fellow individuals
■ Suitable for smartphones with our recommended Apps & using a tripod
■ DLSR, mirrorless and compact camera functionality
■ How to achieve outstanding results with your Smartphone ( with recommended Apps)
■ RAW, ISO, white balance, shutter speed, bracketing
■ Balancing available light and flash, rear & 2nd curtain sync
■ Mirror lock up, self timer and remote release
■ Zooming, light trails, motion, painting with light
■ Pre shoot recce skills, maximising locations, anticipating the moment
■ Reflections and abstract effects such as zooming & star bursts
■ Shooting city scapes, night portraits
■ How to shoot creative portraits at night
■ Creative night photography settings (expressionistic, art deco, B & W, colour accent etc)
■ No previous photographic experience required
■ A smartphone, compact, mirror-less and/ or a DLSR camera*
■ An all rounder zoom such as a 18-55mm, 24-105mm most useful
■ Memory Card(s): we recommend at least a 4 GB card for each session of shooting
■ Charged camera battery and a spare if you have one
■ A wide-angle is useful for landscapes. A telephoto for wildlife
* See more on camera gear in the FAQ section
The course was great. Have done a few shoots since the course with some good results ( I Think. LOL). I’m ready to hit the ground running now. Thanks so much for all your help. The course was well worth it that’s for sure.
I was Andrew's wedding assistant for quite a few years and he was always generous with his time and expertise. So thank you! It seems a lifetime ago we shot that wedding at Gunners Barracks in this nasty Covid 19 era.
Thank you for one of the best 5 days ever. Lots of laughs, learn a huge amount, great group, food was fab, and eating out cheap. Super cooking class, brilliant photography with masses of variety each and every day. A highlight for me was the Full moon festival. Amazing! A memorable adventure. Sign me up for your Cinque Terre course in October! Cheers
I have known Andrew for 25 years now and he is always willing the go that extra mile and is a talented photographer. We share a common love for India and travel in general. Over the years Andrew has been the judge for the Australian newspapers regular travel competitions and we love his enthusiasm and commitment.
Hi Andrew... Thanks for a fantastic day today. I'm keen to do the SLR 2 and night photography, please let me know dates. Thanks again!
Focus 10 was out main photographer at all our corporate functions at Tyco when I was on Australia. We have recently purchased the
96o page Complete Professional Photography Course that Andrew co-authored with Code Lime Photography. Its a brilliant resource manual on everything photographic and our company is finding it useful.
Andrew has been our corporate photographer for 8 years shooting all our events, functions and portraits. Focus 10 is reputable, flexible and innovative!
Thanks for the Watagan Park photo shoot of the 4 houses. – Brett was very happy with the outcome and he just wanted to be very clear with the location of the villages (for you to make sure your pricing was correct). He would like you to schedule in some time to go to Wongawilli . Thanks for the great deal on the drone shots as well as the Marsden Parks ones.
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Why choose Focus 10 Photography?
Our practical and interactive photography courses are designed to stimulate your passion in all things photography. Whether you want to develop your hobby or to become a professional photographer, we have a course suitable for you. 69 lifestyle and business courses across Australia.
We believe in perfectly sized groups , lots of individual attention from our professional tutors & enjoying the camaraderie of fellow photographers. Our business & lifestyle courses are all about improving your photography skills in a stimulating, dynamic and fun scenarios - not passively sitting in classrooms.
You're working with professional photographers who you can trust & whose status has been formally validated & recognised with wide-ranging photographic expertise. Your tutors have instructed 1,000's of people on Focus 10 courses over 29 years & authors of 15 Online Photography courses.
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