What They Won't Tell You At Camera Club

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2020 Postponed
2021 August 13-16
Daylesford Victoria
$3580 /single

Photography Workshop

What They Won't Tell You At Camera Club

Push back the boundaries to your photographic expression with an intensive weekend of ideas and challenges. This workshop begins with direct and honest feedback on your work and then leads into a dozen game-changing ideas to reignite your creative energy. Let us help you to be your best.

What We Cover In This Workshop

This workshop will guide you through a detailed program of sessions and hands on activities, with time in between to contemplate and think through the workshop material.

  Start Doing It Different

  The Lens Problem

  Attitude is Essential

  Light is Everything

  Manipulating Light

  Room for Composition

  Processing vs Printing

  Defining the Portrait

  Genres vs Cliches

  Black & White

  Purpose and Voice

  Know your Audience

  How We Learn

  Documentary vs Art

"An immersive 4-day experience to get you thinking differently about photography."

Your Workshop Mentors

David Norris

A decade of experience instructing events and outings with Melbourne based camera clubs. National level competition judge. EFIAP / FAPS.

Shellie Froidevaux

Also known as @ironchefshellie, she is busy on the Melbourne food scene shooting recipes, cookbooks and lifestyle content for luxury hotels, wineries and restaurants.

Ewen Bell

Workshop mentor since 2004. Photographer/Contributor for National Geographic USA, Food & Travel UK and Digital Photographer UK. Author of ReIMAGINE.

2020 Postponed
2021 August 13-16
Daylesford Victoria
$3580 /single

Workshop Schedule

Day 1
11am Arrival and Introduction Talk
12pm Lunch
2pm Review Session
5pm Photography Session
7pm Dinner

Day 2
8am Breakfast
9am Session on Composition
12pm Lunch
2pm Session on Light
4pm Photography Session
7pm Dinner

Day 3
8am Breakfast
9am Session on Processing
12pm Lunch
2pm Session on Curating
4pm Presentation Session
7pm Dinner

Day 4
8am Breakfast
9am Still Life Session
11am Departure from Farmhouse


Hands on with new gear and new ideas.



Immerse yourself in a creative experience.



Concept. Capture. Process. Print.

Ask a Question

If you want to know more about this workshop or just want a chat, please drop us an email.

Workshop Highlights

All meals and accommodation is included, and everyone gets a single room. You just have to drive to Daylesford and enjoy 4 days at the farmhouse.

Intensive review of your work and very honest feedback.

A series of sessions that deal with skills development and how to tackle your technical limitations.

Understanding the challenge of documentary vs art.

How your personality effects your relationship with photography.


Who This Is For

Anyone who feels they are stuck in a groove and wants to find a new path.

From absolute beginners to experienced professionals.

For people who just aren't clicking with their camera club and are looking for a new way forward to expand their creative expression.


What Do I Need

An open mind that is ready for change and looking for a new way experience photography.

Your camera.

A laptop for image processing.


How Is My Work Reviewed

A review will take place on the first day of the workshop and shared with the group.

Once you register for the workshop we will send you a submission outline. You basically send us a selection of your photos, and we use that as a starting point for discussion.


What's Included

  Farmhouse Accommodation

  Single Rooms

  4 days / 3 Nights

  3 Mentors

  Home Cooked Meals

  Special Equipment

  Review Sessions

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