Photography Class for Beginners

Boost your photography skills and learn all about lighting and composition

3 hours Class size 1 to 8

label $100 (Afterpay available)
Join us for a captivating photography class in Melbourne where you'll unlock your creative eye, grasp the power of light, and master the manual settings on your camera. This three-hour workshop is designed to demystify the art of photography, empowering you to capture stunning images with ease. Led by a seasoned professional photographer, you'll receive personalized guidance as we explore Melbourne's picturesque streets and iconic landmarks together.
In this engaging workshop, you'll delve into essential topics such as composition, lighting, exposure control, focus control, fill flash, ISO, and colour control. Don't fret if these terms sound intimidating – our small groups of eight or fewer ensure that you'll receive ample one-on-one assistance to dispel any confusion.
As we embark on our walking tour, you will have the opportunity to put your newfound knowledge into practice. From Melbourne’s most beautiful landmarks to hidden gems waiting to be uncovered, our route will provide the perfect canvas for honing your skills. Our expert photographer will reveal easy techniques that will instantly enhance your ability to capture captivating photos, elevating your photography to the next level.
By the end of this top-quality workshop, you'll be equipped with a range of photography skills and tips that will transform your images. The knowledge gained will empower you to confidently step out of auto mode and create visual masterpieces. You'll leave the class not only with a deeper understanding of photography but also with a collection of stunning images to cherish.
Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to learn, explore, and capture the beauty of Melbourne through your lens. Sign up for our photography class in Melbourne now and unlock your creative potential!
Knowledge required
What you'll get
Three-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 experience would also be a fun gift for her, gift for mum or gift for couples.


CBD, Melbourne VIC, Australia - CBD, Melbourne VIC

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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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