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Are you keen to learn to take better photos? Would like to learn to use your camera settings better?

Perth Learn Photography runs fun & friendly group sessions that will improve your skills and appreciation for photography.

Every month we run 5-15 events both NOR and SOR. Our regular beginner's introduction is called, "How to Take Better Photos" and repeats the 1st Sunday of each month.

We show you simple ways to remember how to excel in manual settings. Learn many creative tips that are guaranteed to improve your photographs.

We find the most interesting places around Perth Metro to explore, including beautiful gardens, beaches, and reserves. Let's discover new places as a group in a safe learning environment.

See the next sessions: click here (https://www.meetup.com/Perth-Learn-Photography/events/).

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Perth Learn Photography in the largest and most affordable photo learning group in WA. We guarantee you'll get satisfaction by learning something valuable in a fun and friendly environment from all our workshops and events. We also offer flexibility to move your bookings to another date should you find yourself with a scheduling conflict. Just pick from our other posted events and request a move, (for events of a higher value, just pay the difference). Subject to available spots. For any events that require a model, separate ticketing to an event (such as the Royal Show), paid venue, equipment, refunds or moves will not be accepted within 7 days of the event date.

Upcoming events (5)

Aimee & Nathan's Real Live Bridgetown Wedding - 10th October 2020

100 Turner Rd

A$99.00

Location has just been relocated to Bridgetown from Mandurah (8th Sept), for travel/transfer/refund options please refer to details below or connect Cyrus before 15th September 2020. Real live wedding of Aimee and Nathan. Please see terms and conditions below BEFORE booking in. PLP Weddings book out quickly. Wedding is scheduled from 2pm to 9pm, with a 4pm ceremony, however photographers can decide to leave anytime. I will personally be there till the finish at 9pm. Space for 5 photographers only (plus Cyrus), $99 per photographer. Earn back $4.50 per image selected by couple & the guests... Wedding coverage timing, location and details subject to change will be updated when finalised closer to the date. Locations communicated via handout during briefing meeting or forward on request afterwards. There will be a 90 mins portraits session before October wedding date for those that require additional coaching and practice as well as a discussion on best practice for etiquette and interaction with the clients and each other on the day. Photographers can keep and use all images for promotional purposes AND will earn 50% of the $9 per digital image sold to client through the automated gallery. for example, sell only 22 images to break even, sell 100 images to earn $450 back. The Photographer who sells the most will be crowned Best Photographer! TERMS AND CONDITIONS: - By purchasing a ticket you agree to the terms listed on this booking page and general Perth Learn Photography (www.perthlearn.com). What happens if wedding is cancelled or postponed? Like any of our events, it's your choice to ask for a refund or credit. Credits also given if you release your spot within 21 days notice. - Due to nature of the event and venue, photographers must be mindful to keep noise and disruption to a minimum, and attempt to practice the best practice wedding etiquette suggested by Perth Learn Photography. - After wedding & edit please Dropbox or Google Drive all edited images to Cyrus for Fotomerchant gallery creation. Suggested due date is 15th November 2020. - To ensure the photos are of a high standard for our client's special day, photos must have gone through some form of editing process and cannot be straight out of the camera (SOOC), more information about photo sizes, quality and format will be provided closer to the date. It is assumed that you will have some editing experience and capability in attending this event. - There will be a maximum cap of 300 photos per photographer to be submitted (submitting less is fine too), so please ensure you are selecting the photos that best represent your work. -------------------------------------------------- Aimee and Nathan's Wedding The ceremony will be held on a beautiful rural property in Bridgetown. Aimee and Nathan also have a child who will be 16 months old by October. UPDATES** For those seeking a refund or to transfer or hold a credit due date is 15th September to decide. If you would like to organise car pooling please comment below. Any more questions please ask Cyrus directly. Everyone who has booked (and chooses not to ask for a refund) can get a portrait session for free as per above terms, there's currently 3 to pick from: https://www.meetup.com/Perth-Learn-Photography/events/. Camping on the property may be possible on the wedding night, if you are interested I will ask Aimee to call you directly.

Astro Photography in October

Lake Clifton Thrombolites Carpark

A$39.00

2 1/2 hours group session at Lake Clifton **Limited to 15 people** This is a popular event We've timed this Astro Photography meetup for optimal shooting conditions, however, please be aware that this event will still go ahead if partly cloudy. Minimum is 8, maximum 15. We reserve the right to postpone or cancel & refund subject to booking numbers and weather. If too cloudy event will become a time lapse at night workshop. Perfect for most photographers with DSLRs and experienced photographers wishing to explore the photography of the night's sky & stars. FORMAT 6:30 pm arrival 6:40 pm descent to shooting location (5-minute walk) 6:25 pm sunset Ron will explain settings and technique to get great images of night's sky and talk about star trails. limited to the first 15 to RSVP. FUN WORKSHOP This is a fun learning WORKSHOP. Where questions will be answered by Ron. Covering the basics of Astro Photography and more. TOPICS TO COVER Topics covered on the day may include.... • How to shoot day nighttime landscapes. • Manual settings. • How to get what you want in focus. • Rules of shutter speed. • How to make a photo look blue or warm using white balance settings. • What does ISO do? • Finding interesting shots from challenging lighting conditions. • How to create art using creative settings and composition. • Working with available light and backgrounds. Lake Clifton • Bush, nature, lake, thrombolites Lake Clifton Thrombolites Car Park, Mount John Rd, Herron WA 6211 https://goo.gl/maps/5ZYXqjcD3A1Y35jF6 is exact location WHAT YOU NEED • Closed shoes • Warm jacket/clothes • A small torch, no spotlights • Preferably an SLR camera, however smartphone camera with manual settings is acceptable with a tripod. • Enough battery & memory card space to last more than 3 hours/ • Full-sized Tripod and shutter release cable for exposures over 30 seconds. • A bottle of water (optional). • Bring your widest lens 24mm and wider, however, Any standard lens will work. T&Cs By purchasing a ticket you agree to the terms above and general Perth Learn Photography (www.perthlearn.com). Perth Learn Photography in the largest and most affordable photo learning group in WA. We guarantee you'll get satisfaction by learning something valuable in a fun and friendly environment from all our workshops and events. We also offer flexibility to move your bookings to another date should you find yourself with a scheduling conflict. Just pick from our other posted events and request a move, (for events of a higher value just pay the difference). Subject to available spots.

Fremantle Photography Beginner's Walk

Kidogo Arthouse

A$25.00

These sessions are for beginners who would like to learn to take better photos with their own cameras. Meet outside Kidogo Arthouse at Bather's Beach in Freo. BEGINNERS Suitable for beginners, people who have just bought a camera or who own a camera and would like to learn more features and those wishing to learn how to shoot better using manual settings. 90 mins of fun and learning in a small group. Do you want to improve your general photo taking skills? From learning about city urban landscape photography to easy ways to take better photos of people and street art. FUN WALKABOUT This is a fun to learn walkabout tour. Where questions will be answered by professional Portrait and Landscape photographer Cyrus from Lighthouse Photography. Covering the basics of photography and more. TOPICS TO COVER Cyrus prefers an interactive approach, so if you need clarification or guidance on a particular technique/subject please ask... Topics covered on the day may include... • AV, TV and P mode • How to shoot day time landscapes. • Manual settings for portraits, close-ups, and landscapes. • How to get what you want in focus. • Rules of shutter speed. • How to create bokeh (beautiful blurry backgrounds). • How to make a photo look blue or warm using white balance settings. • What does ISO do? • Finding interesting shots from challenging lighting conditions. • How to create art using creative settings and composition. • How to identify and capture beauty in a photograph. • Working with light and backgrounds. • Nature closeups & interesting patterns. • How to shoot macro images WHAT YOU NEED • Closed shoes • DSLR, bridge or compact camera • Enough battery & memory card space to last duration of event. • No need for a tripod. • A bottle of water (optional). • 1-3 lens and a camera bag • Bring your widest lens for landscapes, and a macro if you have one. • A mini notepad and pen (optional). MACRO LENS FOR PHONE CAMERA Would you like to purchase a macro lens for your phone? Message Cyrus to organise in advance. Cost is $10 extra. T&Cs By purchasing a ticket you agree to the terms above and general Perth Learn Photography (www.perthlearn.com). Perth Learn Photography in the largest and most affordable photo learning group in WA. We guarantee you'll get satisfaction by learning something valuable in a fun and friendly environment from all our workshops and events. We also offer flexibility to move your bookings to another date should you find yourself with a scheduling conflict. Just pick from our other posted events and request a move, (for events of a higher value just pay the difference). Subject to available spots.

Portraits in Costume - Freo Photography Workshop

The Roundhouse

A$39.00

Join us for a Portrait Session in the middle of the day focusing on women in costume in the old urban streets of Fremantle. In collaboration with O Entertainment and O Talent Management. The session will be led by professional photographer Cyrus Roussilhes. 12:30 noon - Arrival, meet near The Roundhouse. Limited to only 12 photographers - there's usually lots of interest for these type of sessions and may book out. WHAT YOU NEED Any camera 1-3 portrait lens (any portrait lens is ideal 50 mm - 200 mm) Enough battery & memory card for duration A bottle of water (optional) LOCATION The Roundhouse - Fremantle $5 extra Get the Portrait APP for your phone - over 100 Portrait tips. Visit https://perthlearn.com/ ____________________________________________________________________ T&Cs By purchasing a ticket you agree to the terms above and general Perth Learn Photography (www.perthlearn.com). Perth Learn Photography in the largest and most affordable photo learning group in WA. We guarantee you'll get satisfaction by learning something valuable in a fun and friendly environment from all our workshops and events. We also offer flexibility to move your bookings to another date should you find yourself with a scheduling conflict. Just pick from our other posted events and request a move, (for events of a higher value just pay the difference). Subject to available spots.

Past events (216)

Portrait Fashion Photography Workshop

Kent St Weir Park

A$39.00

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