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Light Painting Walking Workshop

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Night photography walking workshop
For those photography pros out there you might already know what light painting is, however for we novice photographers let me 'enlighten' you. Light painting or light drawing is a photographic technique that is made usually at night or in a darkened room by moving a hand-held light source or by moving the camera in combination with long exposures to create funky images.

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Writing with light photography

If you want to learn this technique you can in cool spots around Melbourne's CBD. Light painting is a photographic technique that combines long exposures and light sources to create stunning images. Now you can learn it too while visiting cool spots around Melbourne's CBD.

Partners in Light runs a 2-hour walking workshop around Melbourne CBD. For all those who want to increase their photography techniques for night photos then this might just be the workshop for you. It doesn't matter if you are a beginner or a professional photographer the people at Partners in Light will be able to add value and teach you.

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One of the many light photography techniques you will learn

Your ticket will include a walking tour around Melbourne CBD stopping at various great locations to shoot light paintings in those 2-hours. The light painting techniques you will be learning during the workshop range from writing and silhouetting to more advanced techniques such as stencilling and steel circles. Guiding you through the tour will be 2 tutors who will assist in setting up your cameras, teaching you new techniques and hopefully some added creative ideas.

You will be given handouts to take away for future references.

Equipment you need to bring:

SLR Camera or point and shoot with manual mode
Recommended to bring a F2.8 wide angle lenses but any lens will do

Optional - If you have a shutter release bring it along.

Next walking workshop (limited spots):

20th of June 2015 Saturday 7pm to 9 pm
24th of July 2015 Friday 7pm to 9pm
22nd of August 2015 Saturday 7pm to 9pm

Partners in Light also offer one-on-one classes, to book for the workshop or to contact them for personal lessons please visit their website.
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Why? Light Painting Workshop in Melbourne CBD
When: 20th June 2015 from 7pm - 9pm
Where: Melbourne CBD
Cost: $25
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