Manual Photography Class

Learn how to use manual mode on your camera while discovering photogenic locations in Melbourne


Penny Koukoulas Photography

Penny Koukoulas Photography

4.9 (10)
4.9 stars (93+)

2 hours Class size 1 to 8

label $100 (or 4 payments of $25 Afterpay)


Explore Melbourne with this photography class and learn how to use manual mode so you have the confidence to capture the images you want!

Running for two hours, this beginner-friendly class will guide you around many photogenic locations in Melbourne for you to fine-tune your new skills. This class aims to build confidence specifically with the manual settings.

Let an award-winning commercial photographer with over 20 years of experience in the industry help you to understand shutter speed, aperture, ISO and white balance, as well as shoot in manual mode. They will show you all the best settings to get the most out of your camera.

This photography class will focus on lighting and composition and help you gain knowledge on how to change your photographs from bland to grand.

In the class, we will cover:

  • Composition
  • Lighting
  • Exposure control
  • Focus control
  • Fill flash
  • ISO
  • Colour control

By the end of this class, you will have fallen in love with the manual camera settings and have learned all about them. You will never want to use automatic settings again!



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Knowledge required
Beginner-friendly.
 
What you'll get
Four-hour tuition with an award-winning commercial photographer and your own photos from the class.
 
What to bring
  • An external flash if your camera does not have an inbuilt one
  • Camera manual downloaded on your phone or hard copy if handy
  • Film or digital camera of which you have a basic working knowledge and your camera manual (if you are using film, please let us know ahead of time)
  • One empty 4GB or larger memory card or 2 x 36 roll of film
  • Fully charged battery
  • Your booking confirmation (on your phone or printed out)
Suitable for

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 14 years old). Adult accompaniment is not required.

This would also be a unique gift for her, gift for mum or anniversary gift.

Location

Flagstaff Gardens, William Street, West Melbourne VIC

Your teacher
Penny Koukoulas Photography
Penny Koukoulas Photography

4.9 (10)
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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