OUTLINE

  • EASY TO START
    This is a comprehensive course, for anyone interested in photography as a hobby or a career. We’ll take you through the basics of shooting in manual, understanding the importance of good lighting, to mastering the flash both in studio as well as outdoors to achieve professional results.
  • ALL GEAR SUPPLIED
    With a fully-equipped studio including DSLRs, pro lenses, off-camera flashes and a range of studio lighting equipment, you don’t even need a camera to start learning. We provide professional advice to assist you in  buying camera gear to meet your personal needs and budget.
  • FLEXIBLE LEARNING
    We customise your course to match your interests, as well as offer flexible class times to fit your schedule with our one-on-one weekday course option. Group classes are kept small to insure individual hands on attention.

No other photography course offers the depth of content plus one-on-one type of environment and individual attention that you will get from us. Whether you just want to do photography for fun, or you want to pursue becoming a professional photographer as a career, our Beginner to Pro is tailored for you.

COURSE OVERVIEW

  • Session 1 – Know Your Camera

A practical introduction to taking great photos. Learn how to use your digital camera in manual like a pro, and understand aperture, shutter speed and ISO. Discover the art of composition, and basic flash and lighting techniques typically at play in street and travel photography.
Three-hour session

  • Session 2 – Flash & Lighting

Learn how to work with light and the Speedlite flash to create effects of your design. This class is practical and hands on, with a full range of studio lighting equipment to let you explore the depth of flash photography.
Three-hour session

  • Session 3 – Outdoor Photography

A field test on location or in studio
Three-hour session

  • Session 4 – Post-Production & Editing

An introduction to post-production focusing on editing, colour correction, and the photo transfer process from capture to print.
Three-hour session

Beginner Photography Course

Beginner to Pro


Take your photography from Beginner To Pro in just 4 tailored sessions

AVAILABILITY (group option)
Monthly over 4 Saturdays 10:30

COST
From: R4 950 t&c’s apply

Meet like minded people and have fun learning together

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AVAILABILITY (Tailored one 2 one)
Mondays to Fridays at 10:30, 2:30 and 5:30

COST
From: R6 100 t&c’s apply

Complete the course within a month – flexi times to suite your diary and progress. Tailored to meet your personal needs

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OPTION1:

One-on-one weekday part time photography course

  • Master all the manual features of the camera, lighting setups and editing skills in 4 weekday sessions of 3 hours each. Sessions are conducted in our studio as well as outdoors on location.
  • The Individual option allows for tailored sessions to meet with your personal interest, whether fashion, advertising, weddings, portraiture…
  • All camera gear is provided – from DSLR cameras and lenses, to speed lights and a full studio setup – you’ll discover what you need to ensure you invest wisely. More importantly, you’ll learn how to use your camera like a pro for the genres that you wish to photograph.

OPTION 2:

Weekend group part time photography course

  • Available on Saturdays on a monthly basis over 4  sessions of 3 hours each.
  • We provide sound marketing and career advice as to online presentation, building a client base and developing a foundation for a profitable career in photography.
  • Four sessions of practical instruction with minimal theory provide a clear understanding of the concepts and techniques in a professional studio environment.
  • All camera gear is provided – from DSLR cameras and lenses, to speed lights and a full studio setup – you’ll discover what you need to ensure you invest wisely. More importantly, you’ll learn how to use your camera like a pro for the genres that you wish to photograph.
  • We provide certification on completion of all our photography courses and workshops.


    FAQ

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