Come along to our photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor. Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!
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Sunday the 6th of December 2020
Capturing Castlemaine with Old Style Photography - 10 am - 2 hours
Explore and capture the old-world charm of beautiful Castlemaine. Learn about the old style photography. Learn the tips and tricks of photographing in sepia and B&W with your Instructor.
We run two hour photography sessions based on a photography theme/technique/style and they take place in various locations across the region.
New to photography? We also run a popular 3 hour Beginners Guide to Photography Class once a month.
And once in a while we will run special niche 3 hour classes, for example, Astrophotography - so do subscribe to our newsletter to know when the next on is!
Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from beginners to keen amateurs. The photography instructor is there to help you with camera settings and provide any advice you need.
What to bring? We recommend bringing a camera that has full manual mode or semi-manual modes (Aperture or Shutter Priority). Compact cameras and smartphones also welcome!
The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.
- Stay home if you have any symptoms of COVID.
- Wear a suitable face mask.
- Keep 1.5 metres away from others.
- Don't make unnecessary physical contact with others. Avoid physical greetings, such as handshakes, hugs and kisses.
- Wash your hands regularly with alcohol-based sanitiser.
Learn the basics of photography: from the technical (e.g. shooting in manual, exposure, controlling depth of field, movement) to the artistic (composition: leading lines, rule of thirds and isolating a subject).
Come capture the Christmas lights with long exposure photography.
Photography is all about playing with light, so the Christmas holidays can provide some great opportunities to really get creative! We’ll be exploring the local festive lights under the guidance of the professional photography instructor.
Bendigo Street Walk - Golden Hour - 7 pm - 2 hours
Come on a street walk around the Bendigo Cathedral/Deborah Gold Mine taking photographs of the beautiful homes and architecture when the light is at its best.
You'll learn the best tips and tricks with twilight photography, architectural and more in this fun two hour photo walk!