Camera Craft 1 Weekend Intensive


A bundle discount of 15% is available if you enrol in multiple classes. Email for more information.

Camera Craft 1 is also available as an online course, check out dates and enrolment details HERE!


This weekend Camera Craft 1 intensive is designed to help you get the most out of your DSLR or Compact-System camera. The primary aims of this course are to assist you in developing your creativity, as well as teaching you how to use your camera in full manual mode.

Over two consecutive days you will learn about the fundamental creative principles of photography and how these principles relate to your camera's functions. Lectures and slides are used to illustrates key concepts and images created during the course will be reviewed by the class.

Camera Craft 1 encourages discussion amongst participants relating to various historical and contemporary images to help with your understanding of exposure, subject and composition.

This course is for those wanting to build a solid foundation in photography or plan to continue develop their photographic skills with ACP, and don't have the time to commit to a five week course. Participants should expect to bring their images from the first session on a USB for discussion the following day.

This course is run over two full consecutive days with a maximum class size of 8 participants.


Prerequisites and Requirements

  • This course requires no previous experience.
  • Bring your own DSLR or Mirrorless (MILC) camera (charged batteries and memory card). If you are unsure please search your camera brand and model for clarification.
  • Camera manual (download from the internet if necessary)
  • Note book and pen
  • Please review our FAQ for terms and conditions of enrolment.



(Subject to change due to COVID-19 social distancing. Participants will be notified in advance)

Australian Centre for Photography
19 Foley Street
Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010

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ACP Workshop 
at Ted's World of Imaging
317 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000

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Image courtesy of and © ACP student Melanie Judd, 2018.