Basic Photography Workshop : Bloemfontein – 20 and 21 August 2016

Come join Gerhard Steenkamp on this basic photography workshop to be held in Bloemfontein, Free State on the dates stated;

20 and 21 August 2016 – Basic Photography workshop (10 spaces available)

Price: R1250

The workshop will be consists of a theoretical session and a practical  group outing. Gerhard will take you through a theoretical step by step process, showing and explaining to you, how to choose the ideal camera settings to use in each situation you may be faced with whilst out photographing a subject. Gerhard will offer artistic guidelines and insights into some of the tricks of the trade that will enable you to get you going and take your photography to the next level and capture great images.

At the bottom is a form to be completed do you wish to register or need some more info. After you have completed the form we will mail you the necessary register form and info needed.

Here a short itinerary of the workshop:

20 August 2016 – Theoretical session

8:00 – Everyone get together at 8 Connor Ave. Westdene Bloemfontein where the workshop will be held.

8:15 – The three basic elements of photography, Shutter, Aperture and ISO will be discussed in depth.

9:30 – Brake with some coffee/drinks and snacks.

10:00 – How the elements(shutter, aperture and ISO) influence your photos.

10:30 – How to set up your camera. Which mode to use when faced with a specific situation.

11:00 – Basic rules of photography. How to implement colour, shapes, lines, patterns, texture and tone into your photos.

11:30 – How to use lead in lines and power points effectively.

12:30 – Recap of the mornings activities with a question and answer session.

21 August 2016 – Practical session (Brand Str. Photo Walk)

During the Brand str photo walk everyone attending will get the chance to implement what they have learned the previous day with Gerhard assisting where necessary.

14:30 -Everyone get together at the Fire Brigade offices in Brand str where the photo walk will start.

15:00 – The walk down Brand str will start after a sort recap of the previous days discussions.

17::00 – Everyone start making their way back to the Fire brigade offices.

18:00 – Recap of the afternoons activities with a question and answer session.

This workshops includes

  • Services of Pro Photographer Gerhard Steenkamp
  • Photographic tuition and workshop

This workshops does not include

  • Drinks (if not stated otherwise)
  • Meals (if not stated otherwise)
  • Telephone Calls
  • Purchases and expenditure of a personal nature
  • Camera equipment

What to pack (bring along)

  • Photographic equipment
  • Tripod

Provisional booking

If interested in attending the workshops, please complete the provisional booking page underneath. We will then provide you with the registration form and banking details to confirm the booking.