Join Tassiegrammer from Project RAWcast in Melbourne and Phillip Island, Victoria on Saturday 1st February 2020 for an in depth and hands on one day workshop and adventure focusing on the practical aspects of photography in the field. Learn the basics of composition, reading a scene, planning locations, neutral density filters and much more.


Starting in St Kilda for sunrise, the day will continue with multiple locations around Phillip Island all the way through to sunset with transport provided from St Kilda, to end in the same location after sunset. Stops will be made throughout the day for morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea (food costs will be at your own expense). Locations will be chosen based on weather conditions on the day.


A full range of NiSi Filters products will be available to trial and use on the day. A special 15% off promotional offer for NiSi Filters and Sirui products is available to workshop participants.


Workshop spaces are limited to 8 people total.


The Pinnacles



Possible locations include –


The Pinnacles

Newhaven Yacht Club

Two Caves

Woolamai Beach

Cadillac Canyon

S.S. Speke

The Nobbies

Cat Bay Jetty



This is what you will learn


Control the basic exposure settings (aperture, ISO, shutter speed)

Calculate exposure times correctly using neutral density filters

Correct the correct neutral density filter for any given scene

Use graduated filters to balance overall image exposure

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

Capture sharp images during varying lighting conditions

Understand camera settings such as white balance, exposure bracketing, manual focusing and other camera settings

Learn how to read and correctly expose images via the histogram

General safety when shooting in groups / public spaces

Planning for a shooting session

Location planning – tides / weather

Using apps for location planning


Cat Bay Jetty Phillip Island Workshop




DSLR / Mirrorless camera

Lenses (recommend a wide angle and a telephoto)


Remote / cable camera shutter

Footwear suitable for beaches / rocks and general walking

Waterproof / Windproof Jacket

Warm clothing