5.5 hour workshop
During the street photography workshop we will cover the following topics:
Location – how to choose a suitable location and find interesting subjects
Unique expertise – what to look for, anticipating the shot, foreseeing, decisive moment
Lenses – the types of lenses and focal lengths you’ll need for creative street photography
Composition – how to use existing natural elements to enhance your images
Technical skills – everything you need to know including shutter speed, aperture, ISO and DOF
Focusing – the importance of focus in street photography (automatic, manual, tracking focusing, single focusing, continuous focusing)
Motion – explore motion techniques such as blurring a subject, freezing a subject, panning and time delay
Photographing safely in public spaces – understand the legal, moral and safety aspects involved for working in a public place.
If you want to capture the essence of a city in one photograph, then this one day workshop is for you. Our hands-on approach allows you to get stuck in straight away, learning as you shoot. You’ll develop all the skills you need to create stunning street photography.
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We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, Photoion Photography School
Photoion is a photography school teaching a variety of courses and workshops for all levels in its Waterloo studio.
From beginners' to advanced courses, Photoion also provides specialist workshops such as food , macro (super close up) and wedding photography! If you're a complete newbie, don't worry, you can even borrow a camera from them for the course.
Photoion teaches everything in one day or two day sessions, and also hosts evening workshops so you can learn around your schedule. Classes are kept small so you receive hands on, practical tuition.
After each course, not only will you come away with some fab new images for your portfolio, but you'll also get individual feedback and unlimited after course support and mentorship from Photoion's tutors.
You’ll be required to bring a digital SLR or professional compact camera with full manual exposure to this workshop. If you don’t have a suitable camera then we are happy to provide one for the day – please just let us know in advance you will need to borrow a camera. It will also help if you have a basic knowledge of camera lenses, aperture, shutter speed and ISO including exposure modes. If you are a photography novice then starting with the Beginners Workshop is a good idea – this way you’ll get much more out of your day on location.
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.