Beginners Photography Course

Sydney     |     2 days     |     Special Interest     |     Beginner Anyone     |     $790     |     9 Apr 2024     |     16 Apr 2024     |     21 May 2024

The Focus 10 two day Beginners Photography course in Sydney is ideal for those wanting to learn the essentials of photography. It teaches the fundamentals of digital imaging, of handling light and the art of composition. It's also the complete course to understand how to get the best out of your DLSR, mirrorless or compact camera with manual controls. 'Hands on' workshops throughout the course are intuitive and easy to understand.

We focus on practical 'hands on' shooting with an emphasis on camera handling, menu options, JPEG & RAW files, white and colour balance, ISO, focus/exposure modes and pre-sets. Practical workshops over the seven hours cover types of lighting, rules of composition, candid portraits, lifestyle, food, reflections, architecture, perspective, viewpoint and more. All taking place in great Sydney locations including Taronga zoo and Bondi Beach. Detailed notes and critique of your images ensures your newly learned skills are retained.

■ The ideal Beginners photo course for those wanting a more extensive course including editing

■ Learn how to use your digital camera to its fullest potential

■ Focus on camera handling & essential settings

■ Fundamentals of lighting & creative composition

■ 'Hands on' interactive learning in the Rocks, Gardens, Taronga & Bondi

■ Practical workshops covering a variety of subjects

■ Small groups of no more than 6 persons.

■ Covering the essentials of image enhancement & editing 

■ Expert tuition from the pro photographer Andrew Thomasson

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Why choose Focus 10 Photography?


Hands on shooting
Great locations & projects

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.


Small groups
Fun, innovative, creative

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.


AIPP accredited
Pro Photographers

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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