7 Mar 2021
27 Mar 2021 |
4 Apr 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
Andrew did a great job with his aerial photography of our property in Bathurst and saved us a lot of money with the inspection of our powerline insulators
"The course was really helpful for our forthcoming jaunt around Asia. We'll take a look at the courses online and book something in (probably when we're back from Cambodia as we've only got a couple of weeks till we leave). These notes are terrific as well. I've already made a note to take a print out with me on our trip. Cheers,"
I want to thank you very much for the course a last Saturday. It was very easy to learn through this sort of experience. The models were gorgeous! I will be confident enough to do a small wedding and the course manual is incredibly detailed. Thanks.
"Great beginners photo course Andrew. Thanks very much for helping me find my passion for photography again. I received lots of one and one attention. Cool seagull shoot with chips from Pier 4 and great you knew most of the stall holders in the Rocks market. I loved this course and learnt so much. I will be telling all my friends"
We have worked with Andrew for 19 years now and he is unfailingly reliable and always goes out of his way to help out our business. He have given us training in property photography and is always giving free advice on how we can further improve.
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.
Andrew gave our staff training in how to get better social media shots on our smartphones in on location at our farms in Murrurundi NSW and Canungra QLD. The training was very concise and professional and he even gave us free lessons on flying his drone. We are certainly happy to recommend Focus 10 for photography for any training.
Thanks, Andrew for a great two days in and around Sydney. I'm much more confident in using the camera. Very much appreciated...
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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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