Bermagui NSW Photography Workshop

16th November – 19th November 2017

 

Join Tassiegrammer & Kieran Stone for a 4 day / 3 night all expenses included photography workshop and adventure at Bermagui in NSW, Australia from the 16th November 2017 – 19th November 2017.

Learn how to maximise your photography skills through improved shooting techniques, post processing in both Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop, the effective use of neutral density filters, astro photography (star trails + basic practical knowledge – weather permitting), sunrise and sunset shooting, long exposure photography.

The workshop will be tailored to suit each individuals needs with subjects and techniques ranging from the most basic of camera settings and compositional rules, all the way through to advanced post processing techniques for those that are more comfortable with the most popular editing suites.

A reasonable level of fitness will be required as access to some of the possible locations will require walking both before dawn, after dusk and later in the evening for astro session. You will need to be prepared for a variety of weather conditions. Drones under 2kg will be permitted on this workshop but all risk will be assumed by the drone operator. All CASA and local regulations must be adhered to. Drone flights are permitted at all of the major locations planned during this workshop.  There will be a maximum of 6 participants.

 

 

Possible Locations

 

* Weather permitting, with itinerary to be confirmed closer to the date

Horse Head Rock

Camel Rock

Bermagui Blue Pool

Glasshouse Rocks (a short drive north to Narooma)

Wallaga Lake

 

 

Learn how to:

 

Control ApertureShutter Speed and ISO to correctly expose your image

Understand camera settings such as White Balance, Exposure Bracketing, Manual Focusing and other optimal settings

Choose the correct Neutral Density Filters for different lighting situations

Compose your image creatively with known methods and what key features to look for.

Process your images in Lightroom and Photoshop, including methods such as exposure blending, luminosity masks and other advanced techniques.

 

 

Essential Items

 

DSLR / Mirrorless camera

Lenses (recommend a wide angle and a telephoto)

Tripod

Remote / cable camera shutter

Head torch

Lens suitable for astro photography

Footwear suitable for beaches / rocks and general walking

Laptop with editing software – preferably Adobe Lightroom + Adobe Photoshop CC

Waterproof / Windproof Jacket

Warm clothing

Rock boots (optional but highly recommended)

 

 

What’s included in the price

 

3 nights accommodation (twin share individual rooms – Big 4 Holiday Park Bermagui)

3 breakfasts / 4 lunches / 3 dinners (lunch not included on the final day)

Transfers to Bermagui departing (departing Sydney CBD 16th November @ 9am)

Transport around Bermagui during the workshop

Transport back to Sydney CBD (drop off in Sydney CBD 19th November lunch – mid afternoon)

4 days of professional on site photography training

 

What is not included

 

Airfares/transport to Sydney prior to the commencement and from Sydney after the completion

Alcohol

Camera, tripod and all other equipment (must provide your own)

 

 

A brief recap

*Thursday 16th November 2017 – Sunday 19th November 2017
*Departing Sydney CBD 9am 16th November 2017
*All expenses included
*Basic / Advanced shooting techniques
*Basic / Advanced post processing techniques
*Sunrise / Sunset / Daytime / Astro Sessions
*Drones permitted but all risk is assumed by drone operator. All CASA rules and local regulations must be adhered to.

Price p/p: $2000

Minimum Deposit: $500 (full payment required 30 days prior to departure)