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The Whimsical Bead

Photography on Demand : On Location – Getting Out of Auto

$75.00 $150.00

Ever wondered why when you take a picture it looks flat and dull?
Want to show off your photos to the world?
Wondering what all those setting are on your camera/phone?
Wonder no more! Join Nick to learn more about your camera and how to use it to take amazing photos.

In this workshop, you will learn the basic set up of your camera and an entry level guide to photography.
From Digital SLR to your everyday point and shoot camera and even your smartphone, this class will teach you how to get the very best out of your camera and capture your moments to turn into memories.

Extensive notes will be given to each student, which inform of camera basics and natural light to long exposures, light trails and colour correction – and everything in between!



Date & Time:
ON DEMAND – Contact us to organise a date that suits you!
3 hour duration (can also be tailored to suit you)


Maroondah Dam in Healesville, VIC
(also negotiable and tailored to your wishes)


Nick Bennett.
Nick is an experienced tutor who is proficient in camera setup and landscape photography. Nick has completed courses with photographers such as Mark Gray, Australia’s leading landscape photographer, and is a member of the Centre for Contemporary Photography in Melbourne.


Skill Level:
This workshop is suitable for students of all skill levels however it is catered towards beginners and those wanting to learn more about their camera.


$150 – private tuition
$75 – group tuition (minimum of 4 people and up to 8)


All bookings are required to be prepaid before the day of the workshop.

Payment plans are available so please do not hesitate to contact us if you require this option.
Please see our Workshop Terms & Conditions page for full terms and conditions and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any concerns.



What to Bring:

Upon booking, you will receive an email from Nick within 7 days explaining what you will need to bring with you and the requirements for the day.
You will also receive a short questionnaire asking you about your skill level, the camera you are using etc.


If you would like to book a position for this class, you can do so online or call Dani on 0412 662 179.
Once you have booked in, we will contact you regarding suitable datess – or just give us a call and we can do it all at once!

If you have any questions or concerns please just ask.
We look forward to seeing you soon!