Neal Walters, Canon Collective Ambassador

Beginner Macro Photography – Melbourne

Where:The Rotunda at Edinburgh Gardens, Alfred Crescent, Fitzroy North, VIC 3068
Cost: FREE
Skill level: Easy
Maximum event size:1-6 people
  • 13 Jun, 8:00AM - 9:00AM / 13 Jun, 9:15AM - 10:15AM / 29 Jun, 9:15AM - 10:15AM / 29 Jun, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Bougainvillea Macro Photography

About the event:

Would you like to master your camera and sharpen those Macro photography skills?

Join the Canon Collective as we take you on a guided photowalk through the Edinburgh Gardens while practicing our focusing techniques and exploring Canon’s macro lenses.

This class is perfect for those new to photography or for any passionate photographer who would like to challenge their photography and capture a unique view of nature. On completion of this course you will understand:

• How your camera works
• How to use the aperture priority setting
• Understanding Macro Photography
• Composing Macro images
• Do’s and Don’ts of Macro photography
• Focusing techniques

Do you want to learn more about macro photography? Have a look at these macro photography tips from Jackie Ranken.

The little details:

Techniques covered:

Macro Photography, Focusing Techniques and Camera Settings.

Recommended equipment:

Please bring your Canon DSLR Camera, lenses and memory cards. A tripod is also recommended. Limited Macro equipment will be provided on the day.

Event location:

Limited parking spaces available.

Important Information

A general fitness level is required. We recommend closed toe shoes for walking. As this event takes place outdoors, please be mindful of your surroundings.

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 for your chance to be featured on the Canon Collective Instagram account.

Your Ambassador

Neal Walters

Based in Melbourne, Neal’s an energetic photography nerd with roots in the music photography scene.



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