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.


Astrophotography Nightscape Workshop Enrol now

Astrophotography can be a tricky yet very rewarding form of photography. Join Nikon in an interactive course to discover how to capture the perfect nightscape.

This course is ideal for individuals who have a reasonable grasp of their digital SLR and would like to begin or advance their astrophotography skills.

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with working knowledge of a DSLR
  • People looking to expand their creativity in capturing nightscapes
  • People interested in advancing their knowledge in composition and manually focusing at night

Objectives

  • Gain a thorough understanding of astrophotography
  • Learn how to capture nightscape photographs
  • Advanced understanding of exposure and how to shoot large panoramas

Price

$79 - $129

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Capturing Coastal Landscapes Enrol now

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Join Sarah Hatton & Josh Beames on this coastal workshop exploring the raw beauty of Victoria’s spectacular Great Ocean Road.

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Ideal for

Skill Level: Entry to intermediate. This coastal landscape photography workshop is perfect for those with a passion for sightseeing and nature, and are keen to learn how to best turn the reality of natural environments you visit into equally memorable images.

Objectives

Our Nikon School Lecturers will teach you how to set up and customise your camera so that you’ll be able to capture everything from coastal landscapes under the changing daylight, to all manners of movement within bodies of water.

Price

$249

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Coastal Landscape Masterclass Enrol now

Image by Steven Morris Photography

Have you ever wanted to explore the world of landscape photography? Here’s your chance to learn from award winning landscape and astrophotographer Steven Morris.

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Ideal for

  • Anyone with basic knowledge of a DSLR
  • People looking to learn to capture landscapes
  • People interested in exploring composition and using filters

Objectives

  • Gain a better understanding of capturing light and using your camera.
  • Gain confidence in shooting landscapes at sunrise and sunset.

Price

$79

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Hobart Photographic Night Walk Enrol now

Hobart Photographic Night Walk

Are you captivated by the glow and grandeur of a city at night? Have you always wanted to take the perfect cityscape shot after dark? This early evening, hands-on, two-hour workshop convenes at Brooke St. Pier on the River Derwent, where you’ll start your journey towards bringing the Hobart CBD to life through photography.

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Ideal for

Beginner to intermediate level photographers. People with a passion and interest in nightscape, landscape and cityscape photography.

Objectives

  • Learn more about the technical capabilities of your camera.
  • Gain more confidence in photographing at night and with available light.
  • Develop your ability to tell a story with your imagery.

Price

$49

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Macro Photography 101 Enrol now

Macro Photography 101

Join us on a little adventure to look at life through a different lens and see things in a whole new light! You will see parts of the world you never thought possible, all through the use of Macro Photography.

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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

Learn:

  • How to choose the right lens and body for Macro photography.
  • How to work with Manual ISO.
  • What aperture is.
  • How to use aperture for Macro photography
  • The importance of backgrounds and creating bokeh.

Price

$79

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Sydney Sunset/Night Photo Walk Enrol now

Sydney Sunset/Night Photo Walk

This course is ideal for individuals who have a reasonable grasp of their digital SLR and would like to advance their night photography skills while learning how to expand their photographic creativity.

Learn how to make amazing images, while advancing your technical skill. This hands on course will expand your creative capabilities, while bu…

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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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Wildlife and Nature Photography Workshop Enrol now

This new workshop from Nikon School covers wildlife, macro and landscape photography from one of Australia’s most accomplished wildlife and nature photographers, writers and tutors, Michael Snedic.

This course is ideal for individuals who have a reasonable grasp of their digital SLR and would like to advance their wildlife photography skills …

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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

$129

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Wildlife Photography at Melbourne Zoo Enrol now

This new course from Nikon School is truly unique and exclusive to Nikon. Learn from Zoos Victoria photographer, Cormac Hanrahan.
This course is ideal for individuals who have a reasonable grasp of their digital SLR and would like to advance their wildlife photography skills while enjoying a great day at the Zoo. This is definitely one for anim…

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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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Wildlife Photography at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo Enrol now

This new course from Nikon School is truly unique and exclusive to Nikon. Learn from Nikon Master photographer, Richard Bulley tips and tricks on photographing with animals.

This course is ideal for individuals who have a reasonable grasp of their digital SLR and would like to advance their wildlife photography skills while enjoying a great d…

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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 Safari Experience - Werribee Open Range Zoo Enrol now

Wildlife Safari Experience - Werribee Open Range Zoo

Come on safari with Nikon at Werribee Open Range Zoo.Learn all the tricks for capturing great animal photos of Wildlife in their natural domain from Nikon Lecturer and Zoos Victoria photographer, Cormac Hanrahan.

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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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