Manual 2 Hour Photography Course (Canberra)

Manual Photography Course


Canberra’s Manual Photography Course is a fun and educational class that takes you on a walking tour. It is designed for you to improve your photography by using and understanding the manual mode on your camera.

You’ll be guided through all the important photography settings to make your images look great. Master the manual mode so you can achieve the exact results you are looking for.

We run this course in Spring, Summer, and Autumn but not winter and it usually runs bi-monthly over the milder seasons.

Subjects Include:

  • Manual Mode
  • Manual Focus
  • Flash Control
  • White Balance
  • ISO
  • Shutter Speed
  • Aperture
  • Composition
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What you will learn

  • A fun and educational photography workshop that takes you on a walking tour of the Australian National Botanic Gardens.
  • Improve your creative eye, understand light and be trained how to use some of the manual settings on your camera.
  • Learn how to improve your photos with this exciting 2 hour photography course.

What you will get

  • Photography notes for your reference
  • A new knowledge of how to use manual mode
  • New skills and confidence in how to take great photographs
  • One on one help in a small group of 8 or less per class

What to bring

  • Camera that has full manual modes with a memory card and fully charged battery
  • Comfortable clothes that suit weather conditions
  • Sunscreen and water
  • Comfortable walking shoes

What to wear


Appropriate for

Anyone with a manual camera who wants to improve their photography

Penny Koukoulas Photography

Vendor since 2014

Penny Koukoulas Photography is a Brisbane based company who specialises in running photography walking tours. We have a great passion for photography and have worked in the industry for over 30 years.
All the photography tours, workshops and courses are designed for you to discover some great locations while learning how to take great photographs.

We run tours in Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra and the Gold Coast.

The philosophy is to teach in simple and easy to understand terms. The tours run in a small group environment so everyone gets attention and has fun learning all about photography !

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5.0 (1 review)
26 September 2018Manual 2 Hour Photography Course (Canberra)
This course was fabulous. I learned new skills within the first 10 mins and have gained valuable techniques that will develop my photography. Thankyou Penny!

Refund Policy

Once this experience has been confirmed changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy : 


  • Over 1 week prior to the experience date: No charge
  • 48 hours up to 1 week prior to the experience date: Rescheduling available $45 charge
  • Within 48 hours of the experience date, No Shows and Late Arrivals: Participants forfeit their experience and therefore are not entitled to a refund or to re-book. Participants are advised to make their own insurance provisions in case of unforeseen circumstances

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Terms & Conditions

Numbers on the Day

These workshops are limited to a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 8 students, dependent on the maximum for each class. In the unlikely event of not reaching minimum numbers, the course will be postponed to the next available date.

 This does not apply to the private and online lessons which are one on one.


Locations may vary according to weather conditions. The location will be sent to you the night before the workshop following a check of the weather forecast. 

Please note that this does not apply to online lessons or indoor workshops.

Online Lessons

Please note that neither Penny Koukoulas Photography nor the Owner are responsible for the quality of the Zoom interface or the quality of communications between a student and a tutor using Zoom.

Zoom is a third party communications solution and is in no way the responsibility of Penny Koukoulas Photography

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