Photowise commercial and wedding photography Pretoria, Gauteng


The aim of the Photowise Club is to create a photographic community for like-minded individuals wanting to foster their passion for the art and craft of photography, in all its forms and genres, through excellent workshops and events, creating the opportunity to share and benefit from the ideas and expertise of fellow members in a friendly and creative environment.


Club Meeting Structure

  1. The Club will meet on the 6 published dates below (free of charge for club members).  Each meeting will include a tutorial/demonstration on the theme for the meeting.  Members will receive notes via a DropBox link in PDF format for use on smart devices.
  2. Meeting themes will be chosen by the members at the first information session (17 February 2018).
  3. Members will be informed when to email their images on the related theme to at least 2 weeks before the next meeting date.
  4. All images submitted by club members should be current, no archive images (older than 6 months) will be accepted.
  5. Photowise will upload all images to the Google+ Community page and members will be able to vote on-line for the submitted images.
  6. Winning images (based on number of votes by members) will be announced at the following meeting.
  7. Photowise will cast the deciding vote, should there be any winning images with the same amount of club member votes.
  8. 2018 Club Registration Fee: (New Members) R800 (Once-off) (Feb 2018 – Dec 2018);
    (Existing Members) R650 (Once-off) (Feb 2018 – Dec 2018).

Play Nights

  1. Members only have access to club play nights, which will be advertised electronically.
  2. Play nights are 3 hour hands-on workshops on a wide range of topics, such as Studio and Flash Photography; Close-up/Macro Photography; Models; Painting with light; Drawing with light; etc.
  3. Space will be limited to 10 members per play night and awarded on a first come first serve basis. Pre-bookings and payments are required.
  4. Cost for play nights will be R250-R450 per workshop to cover costs and will include model fees etc.
  5. The intention is to schedule these regularly, depending on demand.

Other Membership Benefits

  1. Discounted rates for other Photowise workshops and outings (Non-club events) -15%.  (This excludes our Boot Camp Courses, One-on-One Sessions, Bundles and Group Bookings)
  2. Discounted rates for studio hire at Photowise Studio.
  3. Discounted membership fee should you re-join the club for a second consecutive year.
  4. Exhibition space at yearly club exhibition.
  5. Invite to Club Photographic Road-trip events (4-10 days). T&C’s apply.
  6. Year-end Function.
  7. Interaction with like-minded photographic community.


  1. Ad hoc visitors can accompany club members to Club Meetings.
  2. Meeting attendance fee per non club member will be R100.  The visiting photographer will receive tutorial notes in PDF format on the specific meeting.
  3. Should the visitor join the club, he/she will be credited the ad hoc R100.

For more information on how to join, please contact us

 Club Meeting Dates for 2018

  • 17 February 2018 (Club Info Session and Meeting)
  • 24 March 2018
  • 12 May 2018
  • 23 June 2018
  • 4 August 2018
  • 15 September 2018
  • 17 November 2018 (Year-end Function)






Flash Winners

Night Winners



Out of Focus Winners

Creative Landscapes Winners

Creative Makro & Close-Up Winners

Creative Motion Winners

Creative Portraits Winners

Creative Photoshop Winners

For more information on how to join, please contact us

Photowise Club



N4 Gateway Industrial Park East
Willow Park Manor, 0184
Cnr Solomon Mahlangu and
R104 Bronkhorstspruit Rd

Location Inside the Park:
49 Sneeuberg Street
Unit 3

S 25°45'16.358"
E 28°21'51.222"

Contact Us

For General Enquiries:
012 803 1370

Sarel van Staden:
082 4150 474

Maryna Cotton:
082 8570 479