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Astro Photography for Beginners

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Lesmurdie Falls

Falls Road

Lesmurdie, WA 6076

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2.5 hours group session.

We’ve timed this beginner’s Astro Photography session for optimal shooting conditions. However, please be aware that this event will still go ahead if partly cloudy. Minimum is 9, maximum 15. We reserve the right to postpone or cancel and refund subject to booking numbers and weather.

Perfect for beginners and experienced photographers wishing to explore the photography of the night’s sky and stars.


FORMAT

6.45pm arrival

6.55pm descent to the gully (5 minute walk)

7.00pm sunset


Grant will explain settings and technique to get great images of night’s sky and talk about star trails.


FUN WORKSHOP


This is a fun learning WORKSHOP. Where questions will be answered by Gran Thornett. Covering the basics of Astro Photography and more…


TOPICS COVER

Topics on the day may include….

  • How to shoot day nightime 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.

Lesmurdie Falls

  • Potential waterfalls
  • Bush and Nature

WHAT YOU NEED

• Closed shoes

• Preferably an SLR camera however smart phone camera or compact camera is fine too.

• Enough battery & memory card space to last 2 hrs.

• Tripod and shutter release cable for exposures over 30 seconds.

• A bottle of water. (optional)

• Bring your widest lens 24mm.However any standard lens will work. (The longer the harder to shoot)

DIRECTIONS

Parking at Lesmurdie Fall Carpark.

We leave for gully at exactly 6.55pm.

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Lesmurdie, WA 6076

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