Bermagui / Sapphire Coast NSW Photography Workshop
29th August – 1st September 2019
Join @tassiegrammer for a 4 day / 3 night all expenses included photography workshop and adventure at Bermagui in NSW, Australia from the 29th August – 1st September 2019.
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 (milky way + 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 (but not required) for those wishing to use them 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 most major locations planned during this workshop. There will be a maximum of 4 participants.
* Weather permitting, with itinerary to be confirmed closer to the date
Horse Head Rock
Bermagui Blue Pool
Glasshouse Rocks (a short drive north to Narooma)
Learn how to:
Control Aperture, Shutter 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.
DSLR / Mirrorless camera
Lenses (recommend a wide angle and a telephoto)
Remote / cable camera shutter
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
Rock boots (optional but highly recommended)
What’s included in the price
3 nights accommodation (single share individual cabins – 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 29th August @ 7am)
Transport around Bermagui and other areas of the Sapphire Coast during the workshop
Transport back to Sydney CBD (drop off in Sydney CBD 1st September 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
Camera, tripod and all other equipment (must provide your own)
Travel / Gear Insurance
Travel and specific photography gear insurance is highly recommended to cover you personally for any loss or liabilities.
A brief recap
Price p/p: $2500
Minimum Deposit: $500 (full payment required 30 days prior to departure)