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Learn to Take Better Photos

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Secret Garden, South Perth Foreshore

Western end of the South Perth Esplanade

Between Mends St Jetty and the big flag pole.

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Now upgraded to 2 hour group session. This is our regular beginner's meetup for the 1st Sunday of every month (subject to availability).

Perfect for beginners, people who have just bought a camera and more seasoned photographer's wanting to learn how to shoot better using manual settings.

Do you want to improve your general photo taking skills?

From learning about landscape photography to easy ways to take better photos of people and landscapes.

LIMITED PRICING OFFER

The cost of attending these meetups are temporarily subsidised by Lighthouse Photography while we grow the online community. So feel free to take advantage of the special pricing and book yourself in regularly.

limited to the first 15 to RSVP.

FUN WALKABOUT

This is a fun learning 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....

• How to shoot day time landscapes.

• Manual settings for portraits, closeups 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

• Preferably an SLR camera, however smart phone camera or compact camera is ok.

• Enough battery & memory card space to last more than 1 hour.

• No need for tripod (unless you plan to shoot into the sunset or if you have a powerful ND filtre - Leave tripod in your car until needed).

• A bottle of water (optional).

• 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.

• A mini notepad and pen (optional).

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Notes

If you would like to go with friends please ask them to RSVP directly. All Children under 17 yrs old must be accompanied by parent or guardian.

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Meet at the western end of the South Perth Esplanade. (Between the Mends St Jetty and the big flagpole going towards Burswood.

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Between Mends St Jetty and the big flag pole.

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