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Understanding Your New Camera - Complete

+$149.00 for 2nd person

Average class size: 8 people

Master your digital SLR or mirrorless camera with this comprehensive and interactive full-day photography course. Learn the concepts and theories behind taking a great shot in our media school classroom, as well as putting your skills into practice on a short photo walk around Melbourne’s CBD.

This course is perfect for those new to photography or if you would like a more in-depth understanding of your digital camera. We will help you understand the fundamentals of using your dSLR or mirrorless camera; including exposure, aperture and shutter speeds, ISO, focus controls, flash, RAW, composition and more.


Course Outline:

Part 1. Camera controls, focussing, understanding light

Part 2. Understanding aperture and lenses

Part 3. Shutter, fast and slow speeds/flash and low light photography

Part 4. Software and composition

Part 5. Photowalk around the city, putting theory into practise


Complimentary tea and coffee will be provided.


If you have purchased your camera from michaels, and have received a $149 voucher, you can use this voucher towards the ' Understanding Your New Camera - Complete' course. You will be prompted to pay the remaining $100 at checkout.


Click here to be taken to the 'Understanding Your New Camera - Basic' class which covers Parts 1-4 of the complete course. 



The school can be contacted on 03 9672 2309 or school@michaels.com.au.