Are you a Beginner, Enthusiast or Advanced Amateur Photographer? Would you like to learn how to capture professional quality photo's in just one day? Our leading Brisbane photography course teaches you the simple but effective techniques of Mark Gray,
widely recognised as Australia's leading landscape photographer...
Our exclusive Brisbane workshop is a highly unique 10 hour, one day course custom designed by International Award-Winning photographer Mark Gray. Suitable for complete beginners through to serious amateurs, you will learn the skills required to capture professional quality landscape photos in only one day!
Instead of sitting in a sterile classroom environment, budding photographers are escorted around beautiful Brisbane in a modern air-conditioned mini-bus and taught essential photography skills while visiting amazing locations at the best times of the day to shoot them.
Our courses are limited to only 6-8 participants. This ensures everyone gets plenty of 1 on 1 tuition at each location.
Workshops often book out months in advance so secure your place online today to ensure you don't miss out!
||Visit Brisbane's major tourist attractions at the best time of the day to photograph them
(Story Bridge, Brisbane River Jetties, Kangaroo Point Lookout, HMAS Gayundah Wreck, Shorncliffe Pier & More))
||Receive personal photography tuition at each location from a 'Mark Gray Accredited Photography Instructor'
||Group technical sessions allow you to learn photography in a small group environment
||Take home a technical handbook with extensive landscape photography tips and advice
||Enjoy an exquisite 2 course lunch and delicious morning tea
||Enjoy the comfort of our spacious air-conditioned current model Toyota Commuter Mini-Bus
||Our workshops are limited to only 6-8 participants
A delicious lunch and afternoon tea are included on the workshop.
Skill Level Required
Suitable for complete beginners to serious amateurs.
*** We highly recommend our 3 day workshops with Mark for more advanced photographers
Fitness Level / Difficulty
Moderate. Some easy-pace walking required at various locations.
Digital OR Film Camera (Digital is preferred as it allows for on-location photo critique)
Polariser Filter (optional but recommended)
Sturdy, Comfortable Walking Shoes
Suitable clothing for all wet and dry weather conditions
Each workshop is limited to only 6-8 participants
|• Part 1
Setup your camera for the day. Learn the best choice of lens, which filter to use and how to use your tripod & cable release.
|• Part 2
||Exposure, Camera Modes & Understanding Your Histogram
• ISO, Aperture & Shutter Speed
Learn what these settings are and how to use them to capture the best quality photographs from your camera and lens.
• Creative Camera Modes (Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority & Manual Mode)
Learn the 3 most important camera modes on your camera. How they operate and when (and how) to use each mode.
• Understanding Your Histogram
How to use your histogram to perfect your exposures.
|• Part 3
||White Balance, Raw Vs. JPG & Focusing
• White Balance
Learn about white balance - what it is, how and when to change it.
• RAW vs. JPG
Learn the benefits of shooting RAW vs. JPG.
• Focusing for Landscapes
Learn basic and advanced focusing techniques for landscapes.
|• Part 4
||Composition Technique & Working with Natural Light
• Composition Techniques
Learn the most effective composition techniques to help you place your camera in the perfect position every time.
• Natural Light
Learn the importance of working effectively with natural light in a city environment. Best times of day to shoot, best angles to shoot and how seasons / time of year effect your photographs.
• Filter Basics
Learn the 2 most important types of filters to own for landscape photography and how to use them.
|• Part 5
A comprehensive list of websites for photo sharing, photo tutorials, weather information and more.
|• Part 6
A comprehensive list of recommended suppliers for camera equipment, printing, framing and more.
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MARK GRAY WORKSHOPS
Why choose a MARK GRAY WORKSHOP?
With over 140 International Awards, Mark has owned and operated 3 successful Australian Galleries, his work now collected in 32 countries across the world.
Considered by many to be Australia's new leading landscape photographer, Mark's work and passion for his craft is unsurpassed. He is also highly regarded for his unique ability to teach the art of landscape photography to photographers of all skill levels, making complicated things appear remarkably simple.
Mark's passion and unique teaching abilities are now shared with his team of passionate instructors allowing for more workshops to be released and more budding photographers to learn and experience the joy that landscape photography can bring.
Read Mark's Full Biography