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Photography and Film

Introduction to Close Up and Macro Photography with Nic van Oudtshoorn

COURSE DATES: 22/06/2019 - 22/06/2019

About Course

Explore the amazing world of close-up and macro photography. Learn the techniques and
equipment (optical, lighting and support) needed to achieve sharply focused, well-exposed
photographs of flowers, insects, water drops, miniatures, coins, jewelry and much more.
Learn how to get the most from your DSLR and how to enhance its macro capabilities in
very affordable ways. This course covers every type of close-up shot, from wide-angle to
extreme macro, and equipment ranging from macro and reversed lenses to bellows and
image stacking. It also covers image stacking techniques and equipment for extreme
macro.

Feedback from Past Students
- Loved the new techniques I learnt, info on Photoshop
- Very concise and informative tutor
- Learned a whole bunch of new skills
- Amazing the amount of knowledge I gained in only a few hours!
- Excellent presentation, I learnt a lot of new things, very knowledgeable, patient, thorough and relaxed tutor

Course Details

Course:
Introduction to Close Up and Macro Photography with Nic van Oudtshoorn
Starts:
22/06/2019
Finishes:
22/06/2019
Classes:
1 sessions of 8 hours
Time:
08:00
Price:
151.00
Code:
2602
Venue:
WEA Wollongong

Materials

BRING THE FOLLOWING MATERIALS TO CLASS WITH YOU
Digital camera (not phone or similar device) - preferably Digital SLR and any lenses students own;
Optional: electronic flash, diopter lenses (close-up filters) and other accessories, tripod.
PRE-REQUISITE
Students must have completed either a Practical Photography course or Digital Workshop course or have equivalent knowledge. NO point and shoot cameras

WHERE YOUR CLASS IS HELD
50 - 56 Auburn Street, Wollongong

PARKING
There is plenty of parking onsite but please DO NOT TURN RIGHT into the carpark. You could endanger yourself, any passengers and any others on the road.

The centre should be approached from the South, either at the south end of Auburn Street, or by turning into Auburn Street from Swan or West Streets.

FOOD AND DRINK
There is a Zip Tap available for those who wish to BYO cup plus tea/coffee/milk supplies.

Please bring all other food requirements with you and for WEEKEND courses ensure you BYO lunch and snacks.

CONFIRMATION OF COURSE and PURCHASE OF MATERIALS
At times WEA must cancel classes due to lack of enrolments. To avoid undue costs please do not purchase any materials until your course has been confirmed as going ahead.

Please call the WEA office on phone: 4226 1622 three days prior to the commencement of the class to confirm that it will be going ahead.

NO SMOKING AT WEA
Please note that WEA is a smoke-free business and smoking is not allowed in the building in the carparks or in any outside area on WEA property.

Agenda

Your tutor, Nic van Oudtshoorn, is a macro specialist whose skills have earned him the distinction of Associate of the prestigious Royal Photographic Society. Nic’s photos have appeared in books, magazines and newspapers around the world. Also a documentary filmmaker, his video footage has been shown on TV internationally.

Venue: WEA Wollongong

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50-56 Auburn Street,
Wollongong, NSW 2500

PO Box 1472, Wollongong, NSW 2500

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