Nikon School Specialist Courses

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Learn with Nikon School Courses. Take your photography even further.

Each session is tailored to show you how to get the most from your camera and accessories and be inspired to take more creative shots.


Capturing Springtime Flora at CherryHill Orchard Enrol now

Cherry Orchards Workshop

Are you captivated by springtime and its magnificent colour palette? Have you always wanted to capture the radiance and splendour of cherry blossoms in full bloom?

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Ideal for

Anyone with a love of nature and those with an interest in macro photography. Skill level: Beginner to Intermediate.

Objectives

Learn how to:

  • manipulate aperture for desired depth of field
  • match shutter speed and ISO with chosen aperture for best exposure 
  • set up the most engaging / creative floral composition

Price

$19.95

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Introduction to Macro Photography Enrol now

Introduction to Macro Photography

Do you want to learn a unique photographic skill that lets you view the world from a new perspective? The art of macro photography lies in using your camera to make what’s tiny in size look larger than life.

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with working knowledge of a DSLR
  • People looking to expand their creativity into Macro photography
  • People interested in learning how to photograph nature beautifully

Objectives

  • Aperture and shutter priorities to achieve the right exposure – learn what the best options are in different situations to achieve different results
  • Composition – learn about using space and contrast to optimise options.
  • Working with available light – learn how to use angles to maximise your options and work without the use of a tripod.
  • Warmth and emotion in your images – using colour and texture.
  • Telling a story – what are you trying to share with others?

Price

$79

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Macro Photography - Larger than Life Enrol now

Perfunctory ©Aaron Molenkamp

Do you want to learn a unique photographic skill that lets you view the world from a new perspective? The art of macro photography lies in using your camera to make what’s tiny in size look larger than life.

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with working knowledge of a DSLR
  • People looking to expand their creativity into Macro photography
  • People interested in learning how to photograph nature beautifully

Objectives

  • Aperture and shutter priorities to achieve the right exposure – learn what the best options are in different situations to achieve different results
  • Composition – learn about using space and contrast to optimise options.
  • Working with available light – learn how to use angles to maximise your options and work without the use of a tripod.
  • Warmth and emotion in your images – using colour and texture.
  • Telling a story – what are you trying to share with others?

Price

$99

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Nature, Wildlife and Macro Photography Enrol now

Are you inspired by natural environments and the vast array of creatures contained within? Do you want to learn how to photograph the spirit of both in all their splendour? Look no further than Nikon School’s hands-on, six-hour photography workshop, set in the World-Heritage-listed grounds of Lamington National Park, within the Gold Coast Hinter…

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with working knowledge of a DSLR
  • People looking to expand their creativity in animal and landscape photography
  • People interested in learning how to photograph nature beautifully
  • People looking for a unique experience at the National Park

Objectives

  • Camera 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

Price

$99

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Sydney After Sunset – Photography By Night Enrol now

Sydney Sunset/Night Photo Walk

Are you captivated by the bustle and bright lights of a city at night? Have you always wanted to take the perfect cityscape shot after dark? This early evening, hands-on, three-hour photography workshop will take you into the lively atmosphere of Sydney Harbour and its surrounds, where you’ll learn how to best use your camera to bring it to life.

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with working knowledge of a DSLR
  • Nikon School Intro to DSLR graduates
  • People looking to expand their creativity in night photography

Objectives

  • Thorough understanding of night photography
  • Advanced understanding of exposure and how to use available light
  • Confidently working with subjects and difficult exposures

Price

$99

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The Art Of Wildlife Photography – Melbourne Zoo Enrol now

Are you fascinated by all creatures great and small? Do you want to learn how to celebrate them through photography? This hands-on, 4-hour photography workshop, set in the unique sanctuary that is Melbourne Zoo, will introduce you to the specialist skill of photographing animals from all walks of wildlife.

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with working knowledge of a DSLR
  • People looking to expand their creativity in animal photography
  • People interested in learning how to photograph unaware subjects beautifully
  • People looking for a unique experience at the Zoo

Objectives

  • Gain a thorough understanding of animal photography
  • Advanced understanding of exposure and how to use available light
  • Confidently work with active subjects and difficult exposures

Price

$99

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The Art Of Wildlife Photography – WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo Enrol now

WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo

Are you fascinated by all walks of wildlife? Do you want to learn how to celebrate them through photography? This hands-on, two-hour photography workshop will give you exclusive access to the unique animal kingdom that is WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo at Darling Harbour.

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with working knowledge of a DSLR
  • People looking to expand their creativity in animal photography
  • People interested in learning how to photograph unaware subjects beautifully
  • People looking for a unique experience at the Zoo

Objectives

  • Animal Photography
  • Camera equipment
  • Familiarisation with your gear and its settings
  • Lens choices
  • Importance of depth of field
  • Composition of the photograph
  • Letting light work for you
  • Knowing your subject
  • Viewpoint

Price

$129

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Wildlife At Werribee – Safari Photography Enrol now

Wildlife Safari Experience - Werribee Open Range Zoo

Have you always dreamed of taking your camera on an African safari? Did you know that it’s possible to do exactly that from Melbourne, Victoria? Nikon School has teamed up with Werribee’s one-of-a-kind Open Range Zoo to give budding photographers the ultimate safari experience without the need to travel abroad.

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with working knowledge of a DSLR
  • People looking to expand their creativity in animal photography
  • People interested in learning how to photograph unaware subjects beautifully
  • People looking for a unique experience at the Zoo

Objectives

  • Gain a thorough understanding of animal photography
  • Advanced understanding of exposure and how to use available light
  • Confidently work with active subjects and difficult exposures

Price

$129

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