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Come along to our bimonthly photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.
Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a casual photo walk with other local photographers. No formal lectures, just a chance to meet-up, share ideas and receive feedback!
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Saturday the 2nd of November 2019
Landscape Photography - Mayfield Park - 10am - 2 hours
The Austin Photography Society outing on Saturday November 2nd will be hosted by Professional Photographer Tim Bliss, with the theme of Landscape Photography. Landscape photography is possibly one of the most popular genres, so well be looking at how you can improve your shots and help your photos stand out from the crowd. Well be focusing on composition, panoramas, equipment tips and settings to use.
$28pp     8 places left
We have a different photo theme bimontly and the two hour sessions take place in different outdoor locations around Austin. It's a great opportunity to try something new with the guidance of a professional photographer, and come away with some new shots for your portfolio or album.

Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from amateurs to professionals. The photography instructor is there to help you with camera settings and provide any advice you need.

Complete beginner? Please complete a Beginners Photography Class before attending a regular group session. This is a 3 hour structured workshop where youll learn the basics of using your camera with more 1-on-1 time with the instructor. Scroll down for dates.

What to bring? We recommend bringing a camera that has full manual mode or semi-manual modes (Aperture or Shutter Priority). Compact cameras and smartphones also welcome!

Whats involved? Each session starts with an introduction to the theme, and the photography instructor will chat about the camera settings and techniques to use. Youll then have time to take lots of photos, with the instructor present to answer any questions. Youll receive feedback and have a chance to chat with everyone to share tips and ideas. Were a social bunch!

The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.

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Saturday the 2nd of November 2019
Landscape Photography - Mayfield Park - 10am - 2 hours
The Austin Photography Society outing on Saturday November 2nd will be hosted by Professional Photographer Tim Bliss, with the theme of Landscape Photography. Landscape photography is possibly one of the most popular genres, so well be looking at how you can improve your shots and help your photos stand out from the crowd. Well be focusing on composition, panoramas, equipment tips and settings to use.
$28pp     8 places left
Saturday the 16th of November 2019
Sunset Photography - Lamar Pedestrian Bridge - 6pm - 2 hours
The Austin Photography Society outing will be hosted by Professional Photographer Tim Bliss with the theme of Sunset Photography. A beautiful sunset can be enjoyed and appreciated by everyone. Photographers refer to the last (dusk) hours of the day as the "golden hours" when the light is at its best for photography. Our light meters can be thrown off by the strong amount of light hitting our sensor, so we will be exploring manual mode and exposure compensation to intensify the colours of our sunset. Well be looking at ways to take some impressive shots and working on which camera settings. With a view of Downtown Austin from Lamar Pedestrian Bridge Austin Skyline and Train Tracks.
$28pp     7 places left
Refund Policy: Full refunds given with 5 days notice. Dates can be changed with 3 days notice.
Photos by Zac Alviz
Reviews
4.9/5 from 25 reviews
Fun and interesting. Tim was very patient and helpful.
5/5 by LISA O'BRYAN
19-10-2019
Tim is very knowledgeable and talented. We learned a lot from him and helped us be more comfortable with our camera's manual settings! I'm really glad I signed up!
5/5 by Louise Zapata
19-10-2019
I really enjoyed having a focused purpose for picture talking an dthe groups guide there to answer questions.
5/5 by allison m coleman
5-10-2019

5/5 by Jessica Hill
14-9-2019
Tim is an excellent coach, he gives you camera parameters/ settings and brings you to great shooting spots and lets you play and shoot. Ive had great amazing and unbelievable results as a newbie! Totally recommend this class with Tim!
5/5 by Mary
30-8-2019
It was very informative and fun. Mathew is an attentive instructor. The subject was easy to understand, the reviews between assignments were particularly helpful and the models made shooting very easy. Thank you, Lily and Victoria! I can't wait for the second part of this course.
4/5 by Javier Garcia
23-7-2019
Lighting class- Matthew is amazing! Great location with lots of artistic shot possibilities. Hes very organized and ready to teach us even have refreshments and great models for us. Hes got great teaching method, he shows us pictures of the concept were trying to accomplish, then we go , shoot away, come back and he views , critique and tell us how we can improve our work! Im a visual learner so this works great for me. He even edits the photos on his Mac and shows us some photoshop skills. Simply amazing! I totally recommend him and I cant wait for next class from him.
5/5 by Mary
21-7-2019
Silhouette class was so much fun! Natalie is super awesome. She will accommodate what ever camera you have. Im a newbie coming out of auto mode. She helped me understand the concept and settings needed on my camera. Also walking around finding great spots to get great silhouettes , she even modeled for us. Totally recommend and I cant wait for the next class/meetup.
5/5 by Mary
21-7-2019
Natalie was very knowledgeable and her explanations with visuals were extremely helpful. She often asked if we had questions and was responsive to our needs.
5/5 by Sharee Darc
9-7-2019
cool topic, teacher was awesome. good theory portion, great example conversation, fun location for shooting. short but meaningful critique
5/5 by Daniele Gambassi
8-7-2019

5/5 by Shannon McCarty
7-7-2019
Great
5/5 by Daniele Gambassi
20-6-2019
I appreciate a lot all the guidance we got from Natalie, we learned and had a lot of fun.
5/5 by Victor Plata Mazzotti
9-6-2019
For a beginner, it gave me a very good understanding of basic concepts to give me confidence to try out different things in my new camera. Natalie is obviously very knowledgeable and an excellent teacher.
5/5 by Padma Hariharan
3-6-2019
Had a fantastic session with Natalie. She has a fantastic way of explaining photography.She is patient kind and very talented. She motivates you to become the best photographer you can be. I look forward to more classes with her !!
5/5 by Barbara Rice
6-4-2019
Excellent class!! Natalie is a wonderful teacher. She taught a lot in 3 hours. I'm so glad I took Natalie's class. I can't wait until next weekend for her next class. I highly recommend taking her class.
5/5 by Juan Hedtler
23-3-2019
Location was great and Natalie was very informative.
5/5 by Courtney Ontiveros
3-3-2019
I thoroughly enjoyed this outing. Natalie is a great instructor and very personable. I looked forward to participating in the upcoming events!
5/5 by Patricia A Crescini
3-3-2019
If was very fun, Natalie is very good instructor, she always gives good advice.
5/5 by Victor Plata Mazzotti
16-2-2019
Good class and hand on experience. Answered all questions theoretically and practically.
4/5 by Raja Marri
10-2-2019
This was a really great event. I don't have a background on abstract photography, but the instructor was informative and the location was perfect for this.
5/5 by Barbara Rodriguez
2-2-2019
It was fun
4/5 by Candace Murphy
2-2-2019
Natalie is such an excellent teacher. She helped me improve my photographic goals.
5/5 by Susan l Verduzco
20-1-2019
It was a lot of fun walking around the campus. Natalie did a great job!
5/5 by Patty Robertson
5-1-2019
Natalie was a very good instructor, she gave us a good explanation on the basics and resolved questions.
5/5 by Victor Plata Mazzotti
22-12-2018
 
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