Street Photography Workshop - Newtown

Become the master of your own camera in this photography class in Newtown!

The Aperture Club

The Aperture Club

5.0 (1)

4 hours Class size 1 to 10 (public classes), 4 to 12

label $185 (or 4 payments of $46 Afterpay)

Are you looking for a fun experience where you can discover some cool Sydney attractions? Try this street photography class with The Aperture Club and learn to see Sydney through a different lens.

In this class, you will be guided through an immersive experience by an expert photographer who will take you on an exploration of Newtown. You will kick off at Café Newtown, where you will familiarise yourself with your camera of choice.

Then, you will explore the local area with its pop up markets, flagship vintage shops, specialty stores and dozens of side streets decorated with funky street art. Your expert will teach you some of their best tips for getting the perfect shot, and might even help you discover your personal photography style too.

You will learn how to become a poetic witness by engaging with strangers and take their portraits, as well as learning the basic tips to be able to capture fleeting moments too. After this class, you'll know all the tricks to be able to create a quality photography portfolio.

What you will learn in this class:

  • Discover the art of observations
  • Identify points of interest
  • Composition
  • Properties and effects of lighting
  • Basic photography techniques
  • How to approach people for portraits
  • How to use camera equipment for specific outcomes

Not only will you get to explore Newtown and all it has to offer, but you'll also learn from an industry professional who will help you be able to get the perfect shot every time you pick up the camera! This photography class in Sydney will leave you feeling connected to your local community, and maybe even inspired to test out your new photography skills at home.

Knowledge required
This class is beginner-friendly.
What you'll get
  • An industry expert to guide you through new photography skills
  • Class notes will be emailed to you
  • A new portfolio of beautiful photos
What to bring
  • A digital SLR camera or compact camera, a built-in flash and your user manual guide
  • A cleaning cloth
  • At least one empty memory card
  • At least one set of fully charged batteries
  • Water bottle and snacks
  • Sunscreen and hat
  • Please make sure to wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Comfortable clothing and check the weather forecast beforehand!

Cafe Newtown, King Street, Newtown NSW

Your teacher
The Aperture Club
The Aperture Club

5.0 (1)

Sharon and her team of professional photographers are passionate about meeting people, travelling and of course photography. The Aperture Club runs photography workshops and tours that allow you to develop your creativity, with like-minded people.

We believe that experimenting and playing with your camera will enable you to master it quicker than studying books or trawling the internet watching videos. Our workshops are designed to give you the mindset which will open up your creativity and inspire you to use your camera. All our workshops, tours, day and weekend trips are designed to help you think like a photographer and sharpen you observation.

Discover your passion or just becoming more knowledgeable with your camera.

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