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Come along to our bimonthly photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.
Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a casual photo walk with other local photographers. No formal lectures, just a chance to meet-up, share ideas and receive feedback!
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Saturday the 30th of March 2019
Landscape Photography - The Japanese American Historical Plaza - 9am
$22pp     12 places left
We have a different photo theme bimontly and the two hour sessions take place in different outdoor locations around Portland. It's a great opportunity to try something new with the guidance of a professional photographer, and come away with some new shots for your portfolio or album.

Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from beginners to keen amateurs. The photography instructor is there to help you with camera settings and provide any advice you need.

What to bring? We recommend bringing a camera that has full manual mode or semi-manual modes (Aperture or Shutter Priority). Compact cameras and smartphones also welcome!

What’s involved? Each session starts with an introduction to the theme, and the photography instructor will chat about the camera settings and techniques to use. You’ll then have time to take lots of photos, with the instructor present to answer any questions. You’ll receive feedback and have a chance to chat with everyone to share tips and ideas. We’re a social bunch!

The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.

We also occasionally hold more formal beginners classes which last 3 hours and are limited to 6 people. These classes are perfect for complete beginners who want to start using manual mode and those who want to brush up on the basics. See the dates below.

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Saturday the 30th of March 2019
Landscape Photography - The Japanese American Historical Plaza - 9am
$22pp     12 places left
Saturday the 6th of April 2019
Natural & Studio Lighting - Camas Washington - 9am
Photographer's can manipulate how a viewer is likely to react to the content of a photo by manipulating the lighting. In this class we will teach techniques of both natural and studio lighting. This class is held in a studio to take advantage of studio lighting.
$55pp     only 5 places left
Saturday the 13th of April 2019
Nature Photography - The Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival - 6am
$22pp     open
Refund Policy: Full refunds given with 5 days notice. Dates can be changed with 3 days notice.
Photos by Zac Alviz
5.0/5 from 1 review
Very enjoyable. Met other people, saw their gear, got good ideas and suggestions from them as well as Michael and Ann. Also got great photoshop ideas from Ann. Good times!
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