Beginner Digital SLR Photography Course – Melbourne

Where:Canon Experience Store, 95 Buckhurst St, South Melbourne VIC 3205
Cost: $60
Skill level: Beginner
Maximum event size:1-12 people
  • 28 May, 1:30PM - 4:00PM / 10 Jun, 1:30PM - 4:00PM / 25 Jun, 1:30PM - 4:00PM / 06 Jul, 10:30AM - 1:00PM / 03 Aug, 10:30AM - 1:00PM
Jay Collier

About the event:

Join Jay Collier from Canon Collective for an introductory course on how to get the most from your new Canon EOS digital SLR at the Canon Experience Store in South Melbourne.

If you are just starting out in photography this course will arm you with a solid foundation and understanding of the essentials of photography and a solid understanding of your cameras buttons, dials, modes and capabilities.

During this small group 2.5 hour course you will learn:

• Understanding the cameras buttons and menus
• Camera modes M,AV,TV and Auto
• Focus modes - how and when to use them
• Shutter speeds and apertures for creative control
• Metering and exposure
• understanding exposure compensation
• Raw Vs Jpeg
• Introduction to composition

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please choose carefully. Except where otherwise indicated, we do not offer refunds unless an event has to be cancelled, rescheduled to a date you cannot attend, or where required under Australian Consumer Law. View the Terms of Registration.

The little details:

Recommended equipment:

Please BYO Canon EOS camera and lenses, charged batteries, memory card, notepad and pen.

Event location:

Meeting at the main showroom at Canon Experience Store. Please arrive 10 to 15 mins ahead of your session to ensure we start on time and to find parking. Paid parking is available on the street or there are plenty of public transport options nearby with a short walk to trams. Please check signs for parking times. Free parking does exist in some areas past a certain time frame and on weekends.

Share your images with us

We'd love to see what you capture! Please share your images from this event by tagging @canoncollectiveofficial or #canoncollective

Your Ambassador

Jay Collier

Based in Melbourne, Jay’s a long-time photographic professional with a passion for African wildlife.

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