What we're about

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.

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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 (3)

Photography - Rapidly Learn the Basics @ Hyde Park

Hyde Park

A$25.00

These sessions are for beginners who would like to learn to take better photos with their own cameras.

LOCATION
Hyde Park offers free street parking all around. We meet in the middle of Hyde Park on the path between both lakes. Use your phone GPS navigation to search for Hyde Park.

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 park and nature landscape photography to easy ways to take better photos of flowers and waterfalls.

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.

Long Exposure - Sunset @ Ocean Reef

Rosslare Park

A$39.00

This session is designed for beginners who would like to learn to take better photos with their own cameras. If you have a tripod you can bring it.

DIRECTIONS
Meeting start location is the carpark called "City of Joondalup - Ocean Reef Boat Harbour Parking Station" off Boat Harbour Quays.

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.

60 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.
• A mini notepad and pen (optional).

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.

Perth City Photography Course

324 Murray St

A$79.00

Learn the art of travel photography from a professional photographer
Explore local treasures and attractions around Perth City
Improve your photography skills and learn how to shoot in manual mode

Learn the art of travel photography and how to shoot in manual model, while exploring local treasures around Perth. Discover the city's unique spirit, urban and art scene as you wonder the streets with a professional photographer, capturing beautiful photos using creative settings and composition.

Whats Included
2 hour photography course
Tuition from a professional landscape and portrait photographer

This 2 hour photography course perfectly blends learning and development with sightseeing. Run by a professional landscape photographer, you will learn the ins and outs of travel and street photography, how to better use your camera's settings, and receive tips on composition and perspective. Stroll down the famous Wolfe Lane, Prince Lane and King Street and be mesmerised by the large art mural displays. During this time you will be encouraged to take photographs, all whilst playing with lighting, focus, shutter speed and textures.

Afterwards, wander down to Elizabeth Quay and put your new-found knowledge and skills to the test as you take Insta-worthy sunset photos of the iconic Spanda sculpture, merry-go-round and bridge from across the water. Leave feeling inspired and with a bunch of images that you're proud of!

Guidelines
Participants need to be able to walk at a casual pace for the duration of the walk.

Equipment participants need to consider bringing includes:

Preferably an SLR camera, however, smartphone camera or compact camera is fine
The section at Elizabeth Quay is low light/long exposure session, suggested to bring a tripod if you have one
Enough battery and memory card space to last more than three hours
A bottle of water
1-3 lens (if you have an SLR) and a camera bag
Bring your widest lens for landscapes, and a macro if you have one
Restrictions
Venue
This experience takes place in Perth CBD, WA.

How to Get There
Meeting point is 324 Murray St, Perth WA 6000, ending at Elizabeth Quay. Public transport into the city, or closest car park is His Majesty's Theatre.

Past events (265)

Photography Beginner Workshop - Carine Open Space

Carine Junior Football Club

A$25.00

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