weekend digital camera photography course

course descriptions

Enjoy a great day or weekend at our beautiful Hunter Valley property and start taking better pictures by learning basic principles of photography, getting your camera off automatic and making the most of its advanced features. The course is intended for those with a digital SLR or advanced compact and is divided into two days (Digital Photography I & II) that may be taken individually or as a whole. 

Day 1 Digital Photography I ...Getting  to know your camera and understanding the basics for better photography.

Suitable for both complete novices and for those with some experience who:  

Topics covered

Price $160.00 for single day or $300.00 for both days (inludes refreshments and a delicious lunch)

GIFT CERTIFICATES  also available.  It's easy...just tell us whether you want it for one day ($160.00) or both days ($300.00) and  we'll advise payment method and email or post the certificate to you



Day 2  Digital Photography II  Beyond the Basics   Learn to shoot like a pro! the basics

For those who have completed  Digital Photography I or are already familiar with their camera and want to take their photography to the next level.  Get the most out of your camera and start shooting like a pro!

(Please complete Digital Photography I  first if you do not have a basic understanding of aperture/ shutter speed / iso.)
Topics covered

Introduction to Photoshop/Elements including:




 About the Trainer
John Harrison, a professional photographer with 25 years experience runs a successful photography and picture framing business from his studio at Cedar Creek in the Hunter Valley. His style is friendly and approachable so you can feel comfortable to ask questions and learn regardless of how much or little you already know.  Having made the transition from film to digital himself a while ago, he understands the challenge of changing technology and has designed this course to make it easy for anyone to quickly get up to speed in the world of digital and significantly improve their photography.

Money back guarantee
We sincerely believe the course will not only be enjoyable but will help you improve your photography. If, after completion of the course you don’t think you have learned enough to produce better pictures you may re-sit the course for free, alternatively we will refund the fee.  


Price $160.00 for single day or $300.00 for both days (inludes refreshments and a delicious lunch)