Are you getting the most out of your camera?
Ready to progress from the automatic settings, maybe even venture into the crazy world of 'manual' mode? Whether it's for facebook photos, Instagram or Pinterest snaps, capturing your kids growing up, or filming the next great hunt you head out on, we can help with equipment selection, setup and use.
Learn how to make the most of what you have.
Beginner, Amateur or Advanced students welcome.
If you want to improve your skill set, or simply get some quick tips and see how I get some of the photos and video I share, get in touch and book in a session!
Learn about composition rules and when to break them, simple tricks and tips to get the most out of any camera (DSLR, Mirrorless, Phone) and then delve deep into the world of ISO, Aperture, Shutter Speed, RAW and more.
Understand how the settings of the camera work together to give certain stylistic results - when to use them, how to create your own style.
Want to capture that next hunt on film?
Learn about video, sound and how to get the balance of equipment and weight right. The importance of light and how to use it to your best advantage.
For those who like the cutting edge and own a Canon DSLR - we can delve into the world of MagicLantern - RAW video capture on your existing hardware.
It's all very well capturing the footage - but what do you so with it then?
For photographers - learn how to use Adobe Lightroom - catalogues, simple adjustments and basic retouching.
For video - we switch to Premiere Pro - editing, music source and selection, basic effects and more.
Practical, assessable training that you can use at home.
Location, location, location
Workshops are available in a location that suits you in the Auckland Region.
Thinking something further afield? No problems. Get in touch, we will see what we can do.
If you are into hunting or wildlife photography - could I suggest we head up to Balangown Hunting - the hunting block I work closely with. Call it hunting with a camera!
With the wide variety of options available, it's best you get in touch and let me know what you want to learn and the experience you are after - then I can put together a day just for you.