Nikon School Courses

NRL Field Photography

This new course from Nikon School is truly unique!

Experience exclusive access to field photography at the NRL

Picture yourself positioned along the try line of an NRL Game..

The crowd is roaring and both teams are hungry for a win. You’re positioned in your Nikon-exclusive spot right on the field ready for that perfect shot. A player scores a try, and you’ve captured the drive in the players’ eyes leading up, the side step evading the defending team, the final dive to the try line, and that fanatical post-try celebration with team mates. Just imagine the memories you could create…

This course is ideal for individuals who have a reasonable grasp of their digital SLR and would like to advance their sports photography skills while photographing from an exclusive sideline location. This is definitely one for the sports fans!

This exciting new course from Nikon School will take your creative and technical skills to the next level. This hands-on course will show you how to make amazing images, while advancing your technical skill and exposure techniques, all while building on your existing photographic knowledge.

Course inclusions:

  • Overall course time is approximately 6 hours, with meeting time dependent on each game’s kick-off time
  • Shooting time from the scheduled kick-off until full time
  • Field Photography briefing and induction prior to the game
  • A course on field photography
  • Try line field photography access exclusive to Nikon
  • The opportunity to test Nikon gear
  • Light refreshments

What you will learn

  • Learn how to capture the drama and amazing mid-action shots
  • Advance your technical skills
  • Explore your creativity

Available matches:

Round 18: Sydney Roosters v South Sydney Rabbitohs
Friday 7th July, 2017

Round 20: Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm
Saturday 22nd July, 2017

Round 21: Melbourne Storm v Manly Warringah Sea Eagles
Sunday 30th July, 2017

Round 22: St George Illawarra Dragons v South Sydney Rabbitohs
Friday 4th August, 2017

Round 23: South Sydney Rabbitohs v Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs
Thursday 10th August, 2017

Semi Final: Parramatta Eels v North Queensland Cowboys
Saturday 16th September, 2017

Preliminary Final: Melbourne Storm v Winner of Broncos/Panthers
Friday 22nd September, 2017

Preliminary Final: Sydney Roosters v Winner of Eels/Cowboys
Saturday 23rd September, 2017


Nikon staff will have your accreditation passes to be distributed at the meeting point

Spots are strictly limited. Look out for upcoming NRL Field Photography course dates coming soon.

Topics Covered

  • Sport Photography (fast moving subjects)
  • Choice of lens
  • Advanced Exposure Techniques (white balance)
  • Available Light Photography
  • Creative Composition
  • Creative Techniques

What to bring

  • A digital SLR camera
  • Fully charged camera battery
  • Your digital SLR Instruction Manual
  • Memory card (s)
  • Lenses
  • Pen & Paper
  • Monopod (if possible)
  • Jacket (preferably waterproof) – essential. Hat and sunscreen (in case of a sunny afternoon)

If you are interested in purchasing a gift voucher for any of the other Nikon School courses, please click here.

For more course information or enquiries Ph: 1300 851 435

Mon-Fri 9-5 PM AEDT.

Important note: There will be a $25 fee charged if you require your class booking to be moved, changed, or cancelled. Please choose carefully when booking into a Nikon School course.


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