Photography Workshops

Victoria, Australia

Victorian High Country Photography Workshop

A 3-day/2-night location workshop concentrating on the high country/alpine region of Victoria.

Explore what this beautiful part of Australia has to offer. Visit stunning locations with recognisable landmarks.

Oat will personally escort you while sharing his knowledge and the essence of landscape photography right on location.

There is no right camera setting for one particular subject. The natural environment and changing conditions allow you to adapt and adjust settings to take perfect shots every time. Oat will be there every step of the way to guide you and help eliminate any doubts.

PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Visit various locations at Sunrise, Sunset and Astro around Bright, Mt Buffalo, The Horn, Cathedral Rocks, Falls Creek and Wallace Hut.

  • Receive personal photography tuition at each location from Oat.

  • A small focus group allows Oat to be able to concentrate on each individuals needs and at the same time some great ideas often come from fellow photographers.

  • Comfortable accommodation.
     

TOPICS COVERED

  • Camera settings and adjustments to suit the environment.

  • Long exposure technique required to capture waterfalls in a stunning way.

  • Astrophotography settings, how to focus and how to predict the milky way core.

  • Landscape filter usage.

  • Off Camera Flash to bring light to your environment.

  • Basics of panoramic photography

  • Post Processing with your own laptop.
     

EQUIPMENT/CLOTHING REQUIRED

  • Digital SLR

  • Tripod

  • Filters

  • Alpine hiking boots

  • Suitable clothing for winter weather conditions, thermal, gloves, etc
     

GUIDE: Oat Vaiyaboon

GROUP SIZE: 6 Guests

EXPERIENCE: Amateur and semi-pro photographers

INCLUDES: 2 nights accommodation (twin share), local transportation (charges apply, weather permitted).

EXCLUDES: Items of a personal nature, food, drinks, clothing and insurance.


TRAVEL INFORMATION

Day 1: Depart Southwest before dawn. Sunrise around Ballarat, visit Trentham Falls before making our way to Bright. Sunset at The Horn or Cathedral Rock.

Day 2: Sunrise at The Horn of Cathedral Rock. Explore Rollasons Falls, Crystal Brook Falls and Mt Buffalo Chalet. Afternoon drive to Falls Creek & Wallace Hut. Sunset around falls creek

Day 3: Sunrise in Falls Creek exploring the Wallace hut, Cope hut.

 

EXERTION LEVEL

Medium - This tour may include walking, including some prolonged or mild ascents and descents.

A reasonable level of health/fitness is required for these trips.

  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
  • White YouTube Icon
  • White Vimeo Icon