Photography Class for Beginners

Learn the key features of your camera to create enticing images by an award-winning, professional photographer.

2 hours Class size 1 to 10

label $150 - $200 (or 4 payments of $37.50 - $50 Afterpay)
($200 per guest when you book for 1 guest, $150 for 2+ guests)

Get off your camera's Auto mode and experience its full potential at this one-on-one photography workshop!

Are you a beginner and want to learn how to use your camera with greater personal control? This informative class will start from the ground up and build your confidence and photographic skill. The course content is clearly explained and taught in a practical shooting environment.

If your camera has Manual settings (S/A/M or Tv/Av/M) and is a DSLR or Mirrorless then this is the course that will help you transform that creative photo idea from your imagination into an actual photo.

Your teacher has 30 years of photographic experience, is an award-winning photojournalist and has been published and exhibited widely in Australia and overseas. He has been teaching for 13 years and currently teaches at some of Sydney's most respected photographic schools, the National Art School, Sydney Photographic Workshops and previously for ten years at the Australian Centre for Photography.

Whatever your level of experience, your teacher will help you take your photography further, tailored to your personal needs.

What you'll learn:

  • Your camera’s buttons and settings
  • Lenses
  • Focusing
  • White Balance
  • Exposure
  • ISO
  • Shutter Speed
  • Aperture
  • Exposure Compensation
  • Any other specific content you would like to cover

Knowledge required
Beginner-friendly. No prior knowledge is required.
What you'll get
Course notes will be provided.
What to bring
  • A DSLR or Mirrorless camera (with lens/es) that has Manual settings
  • A charged camera battery
  • Empty camera memory card
  • Comfortable footwear
  • Notepad and pen if you want to take extra notes
Suitable for

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 13 years old).

Adult accompaniment is not required.

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


Sydney NSW

This venue is a short walk from St James station (300m).

Your teacher can also travel within 10 kms of Sydney, to a venue of your choice for a private class

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Your teacher
Glenn Lockitch
Glenn Lockitch

Award winning. 26 years experience in photography & photojournalism. 10 years experience as a teacher for respected photographic institutions.

4.9 (11)

I have been a photographer/photojournalist for 30 years in Australia and overseas. My photography has been widely published and exhibited in Australia and internationally. I have been teaching for twelve years, and currently teach from beginners to experienced students at leading, established Australian photography institutions including; the National Art School, Sydney Photographic Workshops and previously for ten years at the Australian Centre for Photography. I have a Master of Visual Arts (Photojournalism) from Queensland College of Art, Griffith University.

See my instagram link below for examples of my work.

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