Light Painting Photography For Beginners Byron Community College

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Light Painting Photography For Beginners

Light Painting Photography For Beginners

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Bring your phone camera, DSLR or any style of camera; no previous knowledge or experience is needed. Light painting photography or light graffiti is a popular, fun adventure and is very easy to master. It’s a technique where light is “painted” or “drawn” into a photograph, in darkness, using a hand held light source during a long camera exposure. Produce award winning photographs of light trails and shapes. (huge variety of lighting equipment & accessories supplied by Caroline) Spend an evening in our studio, creating stunning portraits and abstracts, with one of Australia’s leading freelance photographers.

What to bring

  • DSLR Camera with MANUAL OR BULB capabilities for long exposure shutter speeds (shutter speeds will be around 30 seconds)
  • iPhone camera with the free Application “PABLO” loaded OR/ Android phone camera with the free Application “Long exposure Camera 2” loaded
  • Tripod (essential)
  • Remote shutter release (if you have one)
  • Fully charged camera batteries
  • Memory card
  • Camera manual
  • Pen & paper
  • Dinner/snacks (fridge & microwave available)
  • Head torch with a red light to help with night vision (available from Mitre 10, Bunnings etc)
  • Wear black or dark coloured clothing, so you don’t show up in the photos

Feecback from past students

“Very exciting and fantastic workshop. Didn't realise painting was so easy to build on.” Sandeep Chugh

“Very interesting and informative workshop being a great introduction to light painting.” George Gebhardt

“The content covered many aspects - camera setting, light effects, different equipment to achieve amazing photo's. ” Lee-Anne Brown

Important information

Once your enrolment is completed you will receive a confirmation email. This email will be your receipt and inform you of the dates, time and venue of your course, it will also let you know of anything you need to take to class with you. Please make sure that you give us a valid email address and mobile number as any course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

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We keep our class sizes small so that you get a better experience. Avoid disappointment, enrol early!

Course testimonials:

  • I thoroughly enjoyed the workshop. Caroline is very friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and fun. The workshop was busy but the pace relaxed. The venue is great. I have booked Caroline’s Photography Masterclass as well.
  • 5 stars!