Mirrorless and Digital SLR Photography Workshop

Spend the day exploring Melbourne and your DSLR camera while improving your photography skills

4 hours Class size 1 to 8

label $150 (or 4 payments of $37.50 Afterpay)

Looking to improve your photography skills? Join this hands-on DSLR photography class in Melbourne and discover how to capture stunning images with your camera! Designed for beginners who want to step out of auto mode and take their photography to the next level, this four-hour workshop will teach you how to make the most of your DSLR or mirrorless camera.

In a small group setting, with no more than eight participants, you'll receive personalized guidance from an award-winning commercial photographer. They'll walk you through all the settings of your camera, explaining what they mean and why you'd use them. You'll learn about shutter speed, aperture, ISO, colour adjustments, flash settings, and much more. Say goodbye to blurry or underexposed shots!

During the workshop, you'll have the opportunity to practice your new skills in the bustling streets, laneways, and arcades of Melbourne's CBD. As you explore photogenic scenery, your teacher will be right there with you, providing additional assistance whenever you need it.

By the end of the class, you'll have gained confidence in controlling your camera manually, allowing you to unleash your creativity and capture breathtaking photos. Don't miss out on this transformative experience that will improve your photography skills and elevate your images!

(Please note: This class is suitable for individuals who already own a DSLR camera or mirrorless camera. No equipment will be provided.)

  • Shutter speed
  • Aperture
  • ISO
  • Colour adjustments
  • Flash settings
  • Exposure control
  • Light metering
  • Focus control
  • Manual control

Join us for this DSLR photography class in Melbourne and unlock your camera's full potential. Let's capture unforgettable moments together!

Knowledge required
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
  • DSLR camera or mirrorless camera of which you have a basic working knowledge and your camera manual
  • 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, anniversary gift or birthday gift.


Axil Coffee Roasters - 360 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne VIC

This venue is a short walk from Melbourne Central station (200m).

Mirrorless and Digital SLR Photography Workshop location
Your teacher
Penny Koukoulas Photography
Penny Koukoulas Photography

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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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