DSLR Photography Class: Using a Light Meter

Learn how to use a light meter in your photography

Penny Koukoulas Photography

Penny Koukoulas Photography

4.9 (11)
4.9 stars (93+)

2 hours Class size 1 to 4     label $150

Looking for hands-on photography workshops in Melbourne? Join Guy Little, our Melbourne Tutor, for this practical photography class and learn how to use a light meter to its full potential to capture incredible images!

In this workshop, you'll learn how to correct exposure is defined and how to look, expose and shoot for it to obtain consistent, correct exposures time and time again.

During this class, you'll also learn how the correct exposure forms the foundation for a good photograph and develop an understanding of how different light meters work in incident, reflected and flash and when to use each one.

Learn how to define and look for blacks, whites, tonal ranges, detail in highlights and shadow. We'll also explore grey, black and white and colour scales and passport checker.

By the end of this workshop, you'll know how to use exposure to completely enhance your photography and shoot amazing photos every time!

Knowledge required
Suitable for beginners to intermediate
What you'll get
  • Two hours of training with an award-winning professional photographer of 36 years.
  • Individual assistance in a group of four or less.
  • Feedback and shooting tips.
  • Practical exercises in exposure in a professional studio.
  • Light meters of differing types, black and white scales, colour scales and passport checker.
  • Photography notes.
What to bring
  • Your DSLR camera body and close to standard lens with charged batteries, CF or SD card, whichever card your camera takes, and your camera instruction book.
  • A notepad and pen.

Penny Koukoulas Photography has had both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, and adheres to COVID-19 government guidelines. They won't run this class if they've had flu symptoms in the last 14 days.

See additional precautions taken   

We will be wearing masks as required by the State Government Guidelines.

Black Rock, VIC

Exact location is anonymised for privacy. You'll get the specific address after booking.

Your teacher
Penny Koukoulas Photography
Penny Koukoulas Photography

4.9 (11)
4.9 stars (93+)

Renowned professional photographer Penny Koukoulas has combined her professional photography skills with teaching. She enjoys passing on practical guidance, helpful feedback and clever tips for producing memorable images.

She first picked up her camera at the age of seven and shared her passion for photography with her father. Penny has been working in the photography industry for over 25 years. The first job she landed was working as a professional photographic printer. With a continued passion for photography, she has worked as a professional photographer since 1996 and has been enjoying teaching photography since 2007.

Our Mission
Penny Koukoulas Photography aims to share Penny’s passion for both teaching photography and capturing memorable images.

Through sharing her knowledge, Penny’s goal is to spark excitement in photographic ventures and to show students how to take better photos.

To offer professional photography services to those who want quality images that draw positive attention and portray beauty.

Our Secret
Students who take Penny’s workshops, tours, courses and lessons benefit from learning in small groups and from one-on-one guidance. By limiting ‘tech talk’, Penny explains everything in simple terms, giving you the understanding that is needed to achieve spectacular results.

With over two decades of experience, Penny shares her creative talents to improve the visual skills of her students and to create highly effective images for her clients.

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