workshops

  • Portraiture Indoors Photography course - Gauteng, Pretoria

    Portraiture Indoors

    R1,920.50

    Aimed at Intermediate Photographers

    This 3 hour workshop teaches all aspects of indoor Portrait Photography, from posing, equipment and tools needed.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Equipment – Camera and lenses
    • Depth of field
    • Lighting techniques – natural and artificial light
    • Window light
    • White balance
    • Use of reflectors
    • Composition and shooting angles
    • Posing
    • Overview on Editing

  • Portraiture Outdoors - Photography course

    Portraiture Outdoors

    R1,920.50

    Aimed at Intermediate Photographers

    This 3 hour workshop teaches all aspects of outdoor Portrait Photography, from posing, equipment and tools needed.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Equipment – Camera and lenses
    • Depth of field – Bokeh
    • Lighting techniques – Use of reflectors and diffusers
    • Fill-in flash
    • Studio lighting and battery packs
    • Composition and shooting angles
    • Posing
    • Overview on Editing

  • Newborn Photography course by Photowise

    Newborn Photography

    R3,680.00

    Aimed at Intermediate Photographers

    This course teaches all aspects of Newborn Photography, from posing, equipment and tools needed, the business and creative side of newborn photography, as well as newborn editing.  The course is divided into 2 modules of 3 hours each.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Preparing for the shoot
    • Equipment needed
    • Styling
    • Studio requirements
    • Lighting and shooting techniques
    • Composition and shooting angles
    • Posing, wrapping and swaddling
    • Basic Editing

  • Wedding Photography - the Basics: a photography course by Photowise

    Basics of Wedding Photography

    R3,795.00

    Aimed at Beginner to Intermediate Photographers

    This fun workshop consists of theory and a styled bridal shoot.  The workshop is divided into 2 modules of 3 hours each.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Equipment
    • How to plan for the day
    • Lighting techniques
    • Flash techniques
    • Composition and poses
    • The business end of wedding photography

  • Wedding Photography by Photowise

    Advanced Wedding Photography

    R12,190.00

    Aimed at Intermediate Photographers

    This four day workshop has you photographing all the elements of a real wedding.
    We will style an entire wedding for you.  From detail, to the ceremony, from the couple shoot to the reception.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Lighting the bridal portraits using ambient and artificial light
    • Poses for the couple shoot
    • Lighting techniques for all the challenging lighting situations
    • Latest trends in wedding photography
    • Post-processing
    • The business end of a wedding shoot

  • Macro Photography course by Photowise

    Macro Photography

    R1,920.50

    Aimed at Beginner and Intermediate Photographers

    Discover the world of Macro Photography and it is easier than you would think.  This 3 hour workshop will help you understand the terminology, equipment and accessories involved in shooting macro images.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • We will cover everything from shooting and lighting
    • Including tips and tricks on insect behaviour

  • Landscape Photography course by Photowise in Pretoria

    Landscape Photography

    R2,587.50

    Aimed at Beginner and Intermediate Photographers

    “Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer – and often the supreme disappointment” – Ansel Adams

    This 4 hour workshop will teach you all the aspects of landscape photography.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Equipment and filters
    • Understanding Light
    • Composition and design elementsFocus and foreground interest
    • Scouting for locations

  • Painting with Light creative photography course

    Painting With Light

    R1,920.50

    Aimed at Intermediate Photographers

    Painting with Light is fun! But it is also an art form where we use artificial light sources to selectively light certain parts of the subject to bring out detail. Come learn about light and it subtleties and make awe-inspiring images!  This is a 3 hour course.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Equipment
    • Basics of Light and Painting with Light
    • Light sources and mixing light sources
    • Painting techniques
    • Painting techniques for reflective subjects
    • Focusing in Low Light
    • Composition and shooting angles

  • Food Photography course by Photowise, Pretoria, South Africa

    Food Photography

    R3,680.00

    Aimed at Intermediate and Advanced Photographers

    The perfect follow on for our Basics of Photography and Home Studio courses.
    In this one day course we will teach you hands on how to set-up and light food products for the best results.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Equipment
    • Styling tips and props
    • Lighting aspects (Ambient vs Flash)
    • Photography techniques
    • Light tents
    • Composition and angles of view
    • Reflections
    • Basic editing tips

  • Still Life and Product Photography

    R3,680.00

    Aimed at Intermediate and Advanced Photographers

    The perfect follow on for our Basic and/or Advance Studio and Flash Photography courses.
    We will teach you hands on how to set-up and place your lights and products for the best results.  The course is divided into 2 modules of 3 hours each.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Equipment
    • Lighting aspects (hard vs soft light)
    • Lighting the background
    • White background / creating an infinity curve
    • Light tents
    • Composition and angles of view
    • Reflections
    • Thinking outside of the box
    • Editing tips

  • In Camera Creative Techniques

    R1,920.50

    Aimed at Beginner and Intermediate Photographers

    The perfect follow on for our Basics of Photography course.  Learning and mastering these in-camera creative techniques will have you creating artistic or even abstract images.  The duration of this course is 3 hours.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

    • Creating movement
    • Double exposures
    • Multiple exposures
    • Dreamscapes
    • Zoom bursts
    • Creative focusing
    • Slow sync flash

  • One-to-one photography training by Photowise

    Custom One-On-One Sessions

    R828.00R10,120.00

    If we don’t have a listed course for your specific needs…

    • Contact us and we can customise your class/es to suit your specific needs
    • One-on-one classes are available from Monday to Saturday at a time that will suit you best 
    • You can also choose a venue of your choice at an additional cost of R4.40/km return (excl. VAT)

    COSTS:

    R720 (excl. VAT) per hour for one person
    R610 (excl. VAT) per hour per person (2 or more)


  • Full Day One-On-One Classes

    R4,830.00R19,550.00

    For those who prefer doing a full day crunch session…

    • Contact us and we can customise your class/es to suit your specific needs
    • Full day One-On-One classes are available from Monday to Saturday 
    • You can also choose a venue of your choice at an additional cost of R4.40/km return (excl. VAT)

    COSTS:

    Full Day (Max 8 hours) – One person: from R4200 (excl. VAT)
    Full Day (Max 8 hours) – Two or more: from R3400 (excl. VAT) per person

    Shorter Custom One-On-One classes are also available.