Nikon School Courses

Wildlife and Nature Photography Workshop

In this workshop you will learn skills, tips and tricks on wildlife, macro and landscape photography from one of Australia’s most accomplished wildlife and nature photographers, writers and tutors, Michael Snedic.

An experienced, professional photography tutor, Michael is also a writer of photographic articles for magazines such as Australian Geographic, Australian Photography, Wildlife Australia, Australian Birdlife as well as the UK’s BBC Wildlife. He has been presenting photography workshops and tours across Australia and overseas for the last 15 years.

Hosted in the World Heritage Listed Lamington National Park (Green Mountains) located in the Gold Coast Hinterland, this course is great for individuals at all photographic skill and knowledge levels who have a reasonable grasp of their digital SLR and would like to advance their photography skills while learning to photograph animals. This is definitely one for the animal and landscape lovers!

Course inclusions:

  • Overall course time 10:00am – 4:30pm
  • A short course in Wildlife Photography by Nikon photographer, Michael Snedic
  • Free Flight Bird Show

What you will learn.

  • Topics covered will include wildlife, macro and landscapes
  • Advance your technical skills
  • Explore your creativity

Topics Covered

  • Recommended equipment, including suggested lenses for macro, wildlife and landscape photography
  • Best techniques for great wildlife shots, including birds-in-flight
  • Suggested focal styles and focal points
  • Exposure, including metering explained
  • Lighting
  • Composition
  • Common photographic pitfalls to avoid

What to bring

  • A digital SLR camera
  • Fully charged camera battery
  • Your digital SLR Instruction Manual
  • Memory card (s)
  • Lenses
  • Pen & Paper
  • Tripod
  • Light packed lunch and beverage(s), otherwise you may buy food and beverages at the café

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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Wildlife and Nature Photography Workshop



Sun 2 Jun, 2019
10am - 4pm
Venue: World Heritage Listed Lamington National Park (Brisbane)
Instructor: Michael Snedic

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