Waterfalls Photography Class - Blue Mountains

Learn how to shoot waterfalls in the Blue Mountains

Picture Me Sydney

Picture Me Sydney

5.0 (1)

8.5 hours Class size 1 to 7     label $327

Time to escape into nature with your camera in hand! Join Picture Me Sydney for a semi-private photography tour to learn about waterfalls photography and advanced photography techniques within the Blue Mountains.

This class is a small group photo tour travelling from Sydney in executive comfort to three photographic locations. Just one comprehensive great day of photography with other photo enthusiasts to capture stunning nature photography.

During the hands-on class, we will cover:

  • Why use RAW or JPEG capture
  • Lens choice and use of filters
  • Advanced composition techniques
  • Understanding white balance
  • Aperture, Shutter or full manual capture mode
  • Advanced manual techniques
  • How to use your Histogram
  • What is ISO & 'noise'
  • Long exposure water photography
  • How to use a tripod
  • How to use ND filters

We will visit two great waterfall locations (Leura Cascades and Wentworth Falls) that capture nature and landscape photography. You will capture some incredible images with the soft 'cotton effect' of the water using slow shutter speeds and ND filters.

By the end of this photography class, you will have an understanding of advanced composition techniques and know how to use foreground and background to give real depth and drama to your photos.

Pick-up locations:
  • Strathfield Train Station (north side) - pick-up at 7.15 am - Opposite Mosely Street
  • Blaxland - pick-up at 8 am - Supa IGA Great Western Highway

Aside from this class, this teacher also has the following coming up:

Knowledge required
Ideal for beginner or intermediate photographers with DSLR or mirrorless camera. Moderate fitness as you will walk uneven surfaces and inclines.
What you'll get
  • Small group class with a maximum of six people
  • An accredited trainer and local professional photographer
  • Leura Cascades Waterfalls photo session
  • Wentworth Falls photo session
  • Pick up locations in Strathfield or Blaxland
  • Free notes and handouts
  • Loan share tripod at no cost
  • Light lunch included
  • Gift voucher discount towards other Picture Me tours
What to bring
  • Good walking shoes
  • Warmer jacket (gloves and hat for colder months)
  • Hat and sunscreen
  • DSLR ideally with a wide-angle and zoom lens
  • ND Filters and tripod
Suitable for

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 16 years old). An adult must accompany any attending kids, and must pay for a separate ticket.

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


Strathfield, Strathfield NSW

Your teacher
Picture Me Sydney
Picture Me Sydney

5.0 (1)

Picture Me Sydney is a local business led by Terry Rogan, a professional photographer with more than 40 years of industry experience including an education background.

Terry is a passionate lover of a great image and the world of photography. He has many fantastic highlights in his photography career capturing the moment or helping others take better photos. Get the best of your camera with Terry's training, education background and photography expertise.

Picture Me Sydney is COVID-19 aware This means that this teacher won't run this class if they've had flu symptoms in the last 14 days, and will adhere to relevant government restrictions (e.g. maximum number of guests).

See additional precautions taken by your teacher   

All students to wear face masks during class group lecture sessions. Picture Me Sydney supplies hand sanitizer and social distance with small group maximums.
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