Southern Highlands Photo Course

Regional NSW   |   8 Hours  |   Suits all levels
  • The only 'all rounder' Southern Highlands photography course
  • Architectural photography in Berrima & Joadja, flowers in Bowral, Berry gardens, Kangaroo Valley & Fitzroy Falls
  • Light, compositition & nature
  • Great food, wine tasting, small groups
  • Complimentary portraits, portfolio critique

Cost: $290 | 5 May

Located only 90 minutes from Sydney is the beautiful Kangaroo Valley and the historic Southern Highlands. An amazing amphitheatre of high sandstone escarpments enclosing a lush river valley provide a rich and diverse environment for the photographer. You will learn how to shoot landscapes, 19th century architecture, the ghost town of Joadja, nature and much more. This is a varied and fascinating course offering a diverse range of photographic subjects encompassing a beautiful and uncluttered part of NSW spending most of the day in unusual non touristy areas.

Our full days program includes:

The Southern Highlands photography course is ideal for those wishing to understand how to get the best out of their DLSR, mirror-less or compact camera. It teaches the fundamentals of digital imaging, of handling light and the art of composition. 'Hands on' workshops throughout the day course are intuitive, easy to understand and tutored by a professional photographer. Detailed notes and a complimentary critique of your images ensures your newly learned skills are retained.

Places visited may include Berrima, Mittagong, Bowral, Kangaroo Valley, Fitzroy Falls, Cambewarra Mountain, Joadja, Berry and driving back to Sydney via Kiama.

course dates & course bookings

Alternatively, you can also download the course booking form and send it to us:

Course/Workshop Enrolment form

learn about

  • Learn how to use your digital camera properly

  • All your camera's buttons, functions, menus & set up

  • Composition, light, viewpoint, angles, lens perspective

  • Aperture, shutter speed, depth of field, file sizes RAW and JPEG

  • ISO setting, white balance, exposure compensation, basic editing

  • Portraiture, landscapes, still life, motion, architecture, nature

  • Berrima with a focus on shooting architecture, quaint shops and cafes

  • Cambewarra Mountain for panoramic shots of the valley, Nowra and the coast.

course requirements

  • No prior photography knowledge required

  • A digital DLSR, mirror-less or compact camera

  • For DLSR and mirror-less camera users, at least one multi range lens

  • Memory Card(s) - at least a 4GB card per session and instruction booklet

  • Charged camera battery, spare and/or a charger

  • DLSR Nikon & Canon cameras for hire ($50), 8GB cards for sale ($19)

time & location

10am to 6 pm

1 Market Place, Berrima

Meeting Point:
(Front of the White Horse Inn)


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