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Workshop Photography Courses - Central Auckland

Warren Payne is a successful and very experienced Auckland advertising and lifestyle photographer offering photographic workshops in the central city.
Folio -www.paynephoto.com

The course consists of informal practical sessions and is for those wanting to improve their photographic skills (if unsure of your camera's suitability contact me)

It will be a practical learning experience using your own camera during the course.

Course session times and content is designed to suit the needs of individuals & groups and can be adapted to various levels of expertise.
Where possible courses are customised to meet specific requests, please contact me directly to discuss.


Location -Auckland Central, Westhaven & Viaduct.

Sessions are limited to a maximum of 5 people, each session duration 1.5hrs

Course/workshop fees -$75.00 individual session or 3 session discount $200.00 

Workshop format in the field

Session 1- Understanding your camera and the photographic process
camera functions,modes,settings in practice,exposure controls,lens selection,time lapse.
visualisation and applying technical skills in practice.

Session 2- Landscape,lens selection,composition,evaluating light,using tripod,time exposures.

Session 3- Portrait on location,lens selection,composition,lighting,ambient light control, flash,direction.


Objective -To provide a practical hands on approach towards the understanding of the photographic process,camera & lighting.

Building skills and creative confidence so you can start to create the photographs you want.


Course is for people who have a digital SLR and want to learn how to use the camera to create imagery that brings creative confidence.
To better understand photographic principles and to explore the creative process in a supportive group (or one to one) environment.

From beginner to intermediate level the sessions are structured so that you learn at your own pace.Everyone attending receives course notes and works towards a portfolio of their own images.

Contact -  info@paynephoto.com for enquiries, bookings and course detail

Mob  0274983016

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