Beginners Photography at Avoca Beach

16 September 2022

11:00 pm

$125

The aim of this course is to help you create better photos with a focus on exposure balance - shutter speed, aperture and ISO sensitivity - and composition.


Note - some walking on the rock shelf is involved.


Generally, we will cover of these topics.

1. Compositional rules and the basics for taking a good photo

2. Basic camera settings including mobile phone cameras

3. Looking at the light

4. Understanding the Exposure Triangle – aperture, shutter and ISO

5. When to use a wide aperture and when to use a low aperture

6. White balance (if time permits)

7. Bonus – shooting people (if time permits)


By the end of the course, you will feel more confident in shooting your personal projects and coming along to meet ups to keep practicing. There are a range of things to shoot at Avoca from surfers, oceans to native flora. Toilets and cafes nearby.

Your Instructor

Shayne Leslie

Courses are managed by OatLabs ABN 18 113 479 226 trading as Central Coast Photography Group. Clicking the Enrol link will take you to their booking site. Please read their terms and conditions before booking. Shayne Leslie does not manage bookings and refunds.