Become a photographer with DLPHOTO School & Studio

Give the Gift of Photography this Father’s Day

If you're looking for gift ideas for a special someone, the many options at DLPHOTO School & Studio can provide for just about anyone - whether they want to be behind the camera or in front of it, with workshops for beginner to pro and portraits for the individual and families.

EFC 68 MMA Championship in Cape Town, South Africa | Photography by David Lazarus

Quick Tips for Action Photography

To capture images seemingly frozen in a split second, you need to understand the basics of shutter speed, aperture and ISO. Master any and all of these settings, and you will find yourself shooting faster and with greater clarity and intent than you thought possible. Until then, however, here's a few quick tricks.

Cape Town’s Best Photography Courses

Find the best course for you in this rundown of Cape Town's top photography schools.

Tips for Photographing Cape Wildflowers

With the Cape spring comes the bloom of thousands of Cape Wildflowers, attracting nature-lovers and photographers alike. Here's some tips for taking stellar photos on your travels.

Taking Photos at Cape Town’s Golden Hour

The 'Golden Hour' is that magical time when photographers come out, the first or last hour of sunlight in a day, when the sun's position produces a soft and warm light with longer shadows.

Choosing the Right Lenses: When & Why

When it comes to photography, the lens is key.

Buying a DSLR Camera in Cape Town

A guide to purchasing your first digital SLR camera without breaking the bank.

Cape Town classes on how to use a camera

Discover Your Untapped Potential With Photography

Even if you don't own a camera, DLPHOTO's One-On-One Photography Course will take you from Beginner To Pro.

How To Be Confident On Camera

Being natural requires you to practice until it feels like the camera isn’t there, while maintaining an awareness of where the camera is so you can engage with it and reach the eyes of your viewers.