9 Pop-Up Photography Workshops between Ballito and Umhlanga

3 days

3 lessons per day

R300.00 per lesson

Join us for a full tour with transport, accommodation and all the workshops 

– OR –

if you live in the area, join us for the workshops that you want! 

Wednesday 21 October:

Airport transfers from Durban

Thursday 22 October: (Ballito / Umhloti)
  • 08h00-10h30: My Camera Basics. Setting your camera up and getting the technical basics explained easily. 
  • 11h30-14h00: Aperture & depth of field. Understanding all the f-stops and when to use them. 
  • 15h00 – 17h30: Landscapes and composition. Foreground, middle ground, background. How to find and photograph the hero.
Friday 23 October: (Umhlanga)
  • 05h30-08h00 Shutter Speed on the beach. How and when to shoot from 1/4000 to a full 30 seconds
  • 10h30 – 13h00 Macro & close up.  A deep study of the wonderful world of Macro and close up. 
  • 15h00 – 17h30 Working with off camera flash. Learn to fill, bounce, diffuse, sync and understand your flash.
Saturday 24 October: (Umhlanga / Umhloti)
  • 08h00-10h30 Interior and exterior Architecture. Getting your lines and light right!
  • 12h30-15h00 Lightroom.  Beginners
  • 17h30 – 20h00  Night skies / painting with light. A wonderful evening teaching many techniques.
Sunday 25 October:

Airport transfers to Durban

Who are the photographic instructors?
  • Peter Hassall (National President of SA Pro-Photographers with 35 years experience). Peter Hassall will only join if there are more than 6 bookings
  • Leanne Dryburgh (Western Cape Manager of SA Pro-Photographers with 27 years experience).

Locations will be given to all confirmed places.  Please fill out the Bookings button above to book your place.

All workshops will take place between Ballito and Umhlanga

Self catering accommodation:
  • R500.00 per person per night – single supplement
  • R350.00 per person / per night sharing

Tripods are essential on all workshops except Lightroom. They are available to rent at R100 per lesson, or R250 per day

Maximum and minimum numbers:

Minimum number of people per lesson of 4 people and a maximum of 10.  If the minimum number is not reached, we will offer another lesson or give a full refund. If the workshop cannot take place because of bad weather, we will cancel 4-hours before and offer a full refund.

Any questions?

Give Leanne a call on 083 293 7208

Price and Payment:

Places are only secured via EFT:  The banking details are:

  • The Photo Shed
  • Nedbank
  • Hermanus – Branch code: 134512
  • Account number: 115 785 7663
  • Current account
  • R300.00 per person, per lesson.
What is excluded?
  • Camera gear and accessories and cash related expenses such as parking/gratuity/drinks etc.
  • All accommodation, meals and transport
What is included?

Photographic instruction.

What should I wear or bring?
  • Comfortable clothing and walking shoes are recommended.
  • Warm jackets and windbreakers/rain jackets.
  • Head torches for night time photography.

By booking this Photo-Tour, you agree to be bound by thephotowalkers.com indemnity terms and conditions. thephotowalkers.com, its staff, employees, suppliers and partners will not be held responsible for loss, injury, death or damage including consequential loss of any nature whatsoever while on the tour, in the shared transport, in the accommodation or during an activity.  By booking this tour, you understand and accept this. thephotowalkers.com will do their best to avoid any circumstances that may lead to the above.

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