Neal Walters, Canon Collective Ambassador

Macro Photography: The Royal Botanic Gardens

Where:Gate C, Anderson St, Royal Botanic Gardens, South Yarra VIC 3141
Cost: $10
Skill level: Easy
Maximum event size:1-8 people
  • 27 Sep, 7:30AM - 9:00AM / 17 Nov, 10:00AM - 11:30AM / 17 Nov, 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Close up of a sunflower

About the event:

Join Canon Collective Ambassador, Neal Walters, for a Macro nature photography walk around the Botanical Gardens to learn some photographic tips and tricks on how to compose exciting macro images in natural light.

This is an opportunity to get more familiar with your Canon camera, learning macro techniques, depth of field techniques and understanding your metering modes.

The day is aimed at an entry level experience and will prepare you to capture interesting macro photos.

Want to learn more about how to take a great Macro shot? Check out Jackie Ranken's top tips here.

The little details:

Techniques covered:

Macro photography

Recommended equipment:

DSLR and macro lens, memory card and fully charged battery. Limited macro lenses will be available to borrow.

Event location:

Meeting at Gate C, Royal Botanic Gardens. Paid parking is available around the area.

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

Your Ambassador

Neal Walters

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

Gate C, Royal Botanic Gardens


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