For Photographers - By Photographers

Photography Classes, Events, & Workshops We Host in Brisbane

Behind every great photographer, there are hours of practice and many avenues explored.

At CameraPro we are committed to helping every photographer in their journey, including choosing and mastering their gear.

Our events and workshops are unique opportunities to learn from experts, test new equipment or try new techniques. It’s part of the better experience we provide to our community, encouraging photographers to challenge their craft and seek new challenges.

If you are ready to be inspired and empowered, check out our upcoming events. 

Upcoming Events at CameraPro

CameraPro Webinars - Take Your Photography to the Next Level

We are excited to be now offering live webinars, streamed to your home computer, tablet or smart phone!

Take your photography to the next level with our online webinars! Check the link in our bio for upcoming sessions.

Learn practical tips and tricks from our in house photographers and videographers while they demonstrate techniques live on camera.

See all of our upcoming webinars online here. 


April Photo Competition - Macro & Close-upApril Photo Competition - Macro & Close-up

June Photo Competition – Seize the Day

Family picnics, beautiful sunrises, your day at the beach, a relaxing Sunday drive.

Show us how you celebrate every moment through photography for your chance to win a CameraPro Voucher.

Competition entries close 30th June 2020


Webinar: Studio Photography Basics with Dale TraversWebinar: Studio Photography Basics with Dale Travers

Webinar: Ask Us Anything! Photography 101 LIVE Q+A

 

Date And Time
Tue, 9 June 2020

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM CST

Join us for a live webinar on Youtube!


About this Event
We are excited to be now offering live webinars, streamed to your home computer, tablet or smart phone!

Join Nik and Lachlan from our Arthur Street store as they take you through a live Q&A about all things photography.

Got a question you'd like to send in to us? You can do so via the Eventpage on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/events/2934984833254881/

This live session is free to attend via our YouTube channel.

The stream will be live online via this link: https://youtu.be/BbJlukP3GH0

See you online on 9th June at 6pm Brisbane time!

 

Webinar: Studio Photography Basics with Dale TraversWebinar: Studio Photography Basics with Dale Travers

Studio Photography Basics with Dale Travers

Date: Monday, 25 May 2020
Time: 1pm - 2pm AEST 

Join us for a live webinar showing you how to get started with studio photography in your own home!

Join professional commercial photographer Dale Travers and Jackson from our Arthur Street store as they take you through a live demonstration on how to get started with studio photography in your own home.

This webinar will give you tips & tricks on how to set up and use studio lighting for portrait photography for your portfolio or business.

This webinar will cover -

 - The essential gear for a basic studio photography kit
 - Basic camera settings & camera modes for studio portraits
 - The importance of lighting
 - Live demo setting up a basic photography studio for portraiture
 - Live demo showing results of studio portraiture captured with a simple studio set up using only 1 or 2 lights
 - How to use affordable light modifiers for portraiture
 - Q&A with Dale Travers

Tickets for this webinar are $25 - RSVP to secure your spot!

Cost: $25 


Webinar: Lighting Basics for Photography & VideographyWebinar: Lighting Basics for Photography & Videography

Webinar: Canon Catch Up and Live Q+A

 

Date And Time
Tue, 16 June 2020

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM CST

 Join us for a live webinar on Youtube!

 

About this Event

We are excited to be now offering live webinars, streamed to your home computer, tablet or smart phone!

Join us for a live Canon webinar with Q&A! Grab your Canon camera and settle in with Jackson and Jake from our Newstead store to talk all things new in Canon, menu set up, tips & tricks and more!

Got a question you'd like to send in to us? You can do so via the Eventpage on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/events/287034655807810/

This live session is free to attend via our YouTube channel.

The stream will be live online via this link: https://youtu.be/UHF9BQ2vtgA

See you online on 16th June at 11am Brisbane time!

 

Webinar: Lighting Basics for Photography & VideographyWebinar: Lighting Basics for Photography & Videography

Webinar: Food and Wine Photography

Join us for a live webinar showing you the basics of Food & Wine Photography

Date And Time
Tue, 23 June 2020

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM CST


About this Event
We are excited to be now offering live webinars, streamed to your home computer, tablet or smart phone!

Join Shannon and Jacob from our Arthur Street store as they take you through a live demonstration on how to do Product Photography - focussing on food and wine.

This webinar will give you tips & tricks on how to take high quality food & wine images for your portfolio or business from the comfort of your own home.


Tickets for this webinar are $25 - RSVP to secure your spot!

Cost: $25 

RSVP online here!

See you online on 23rd June at 6pm Brisbane time!

 

Webinar: Lighting Basics for Photography & VideographyWebinar: Lighting Basics for Photography & Videography

Webinar: Lighting Basics for Photography & Videography

Date: Tuesday, 2 June 2020
Time: 11am - 12pm AEST

Join us for a live webinar showing you Lighting Basics for Photography & Videography

Join Jacob and Shannon from our Arthur Street store as they take you through a live demonstration on how to get started using lighting for photography and videography.

This webinar will give you tips & tricks on how to use lighting for photography and videography for your portfolio or business.

This webinar will cover -

 - Natural Lighting Basics
 - Lighting Modifiers
 - Lighting Gels and Diffusion
 - Positioning of lighting
 - How to use Speedlites
 - How to use Studio Strobes
 - How to use Continuous Lighting
 - Tips and Tricks to get you started with lighting for photo or video work

Tickets for this webinar are $25 - RSVP to secure your spot!

Cost: $25 


Sony Sunset Photoshoot with Craig TurnbullSony Sunset Photoshoot with Craig Turnbull

Video Shopping Service

We are excited to announce we are now offering FREE video calls online during business hours! 

We are available for video shopping calls during the following hours at our Newstead showroom:

Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 5.30pm (AEST)

Saturday - Sunday: 10.00am - 4.00pm (AEST) 

Call us online now for a video chat via Gruveo - click the button below! 


Sony Sunset Photoshoot with Craig TurnbullSony Sunset Photoshoot with Craig Turnbull

1 on 1 Tutorials

Want to advance your skills and/or get the most out of your camera gear? Learn alongside an experienced photographer, either in store or online, in a one-on-one tutorial tailored to your interests and skill level.

  • One-on-one tuition with an experienced staff photographer
  • Deliverable in store (Newstead, Brisbane) or online via Skype call
  • 1 hour duration
  • Tutorials are tailored to your individual interests/needs, your gear, and experience level. Just let us know what you would like to learn about and we will partner you with the most suitable photographer to help!

Cost: $95 

When: Sessions will be scheduled with the CameraPro team once your booking is confirmed. 

Book online here or call us on 1300 431 431. 


Webinar: Product Photography - Food & Flat LayWebinar: Product Photography - Food & Flat Lay

Webinar: Product Photography - Food & Flat Lay

Date: Tuesday, 5 May 2020
Time: 11am - 12pm 

Join us for a live webinar showing you how to do product photography!

Join Shannon and Jacob from our Arthur Street store as they take you through a live demonstration on how to do Product Photography - focussing on food and flat lay.

This webinar will give you tips & tricks on how to take high quality food & flat lay images for your portfolio or business from the comfort of your own home.

This webinar will cover -

- Camera equipment needed for product photography
- Basic camera settings for product photography
- What sets product photography apart from other genres of photography
- Live demo of product photography in our on site studio set up
- Live demo showing results of product photography with and without studio lighting
- How to do product photography at home
- Tips for image composition

Tickets for this webinar are $25 - RSVP to secure your spot!

Cost: $25 


Webinar: How to Update the Firmware on your Sony CameraWebinar: How to Update the Firmware on your Sony Camera

Webinar: Macro Photography Basics

Date: Monday, 20 April 2020
Time: 11am - 12pm 

Join us for a live webinar on macro photography!

Join Jacob from our Arthur Street store as he takes you through a live demonstration on how to do Macro Photography.

This webinar will cover -

  • Camera equipment needed for macro photography
  • Basic camera settings for macro photography
  • What sets macro apart from other genres of photography
  • Live demo of macro photography in our on site studio set up
  • How to do macro photography at home
  • Tips for macro image composition... and more! 

Tickets for this webinar are $25 - RSVP to secure your spot!

Cost: $25 


Fujifilm X-T4, X100V & X-T200 Hands On PreviewFujifilm X-T4, X100V & X-T200 Hands On Preview

Fujifilm X-T4, X100V & X-T200 Hands On Preview

  • When: Tuesday 3rd March 2020
  • Where: CameraPro, 232 Arthur Street, Newstead, QLD
  • Time: 09:30 - 11:30am 
  • Event:Join us in store to see what's new from Fujifilm!

    Warwick Williams, Fujifilm Australia's National Training Specialist will be in store with all three new cameras, ready to answer all of your product questions!

    Touch and try with these awesome new models:

    • X-T4 (pre-production model).
    • X100V (production model).
    • X-T200 (pre-production model).

Femme Exhibition: Celebrating Women in Photography with VERGE CollectiveFemme Exhibition: Celebrating Women in Photography with VERGE Collective

Femme Exhibition: Celebrating Women in Photography with VERGE Collective

  • When: Saturday 7th March 2020
  • Where: CameraPro Newstead - 232 Arthur Street, Newstead
  • Time: 5:00 - 8:00pm 
  • Event: Join us at CameraPro's on site studio in Newstead, for a special one night only photography exhibition, celebrating women in photography.
    The exhibition will feature both printed and digitally displayed photographs, curated by local all female artist group - VERGE Collective. Join us on the deck for some drinks and nibbles! Exhibition open to everyone to attend.
    This will be a fantastic networking opportunity for women in photography in South East Queensland, as the exhibition will be curated by women, featuring women's work.
  • Exhibition submissions are open to all female identifying photographers - more details on Eventbrite.
  • RSVP: Tickets via Eventbrite

LIGHT. SHOOT. DESIGN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP with Nick GhionisLIGHT. SHOOT. DESIGN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP with Nick Ghionis

LIGHT. SHOOT. DESIGN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP with Nick Ghionis

  • When: Sunday 3rd - Monday 4th May 2020
  • Where: CameraPro Newstead - 232 Arthur Street, Newstead
  • Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm 
  • Event: This intimate 2-day hands-on workshop, limited to just 16 participants will take you on a journey of creating beautifully inspired images, using creative lighting and directing techniques by Professional Photographer and educator Nick Ghionis.

    Two days jammed pack full of information overload.

  • What you will learn:

    • Relationship between the light and the pose
    • Effective communication using existing and artificial light
    • Flattering posing techniques for even the most difficult client
    • How to direct and finesse to bring the best out of your clients
    • Tricks and Tips in lighting and posing plus size brides and grooms
    • Tricks and Tips in posing couples
    • How to take emotive storytelling images using light and pose
    • Getting it right in camera
    • Album Design using Fundy Software
    • Sales
  • RSVP: Ticket costs $750 – $975 via Eventbrite

Femme Exhibition: Celebrating Women in Photography with VERGE CollectiveFemme Exhibition: Celebrating Women in Photography with VERGE Collective

Canon 1DX Mark III Launch Event at CameraPro

  • When: Tuesday 25th February 2020
  • Where: CameraPro Newstead - 232 Arthur Street, Newstead
  • Time: 6:00 - 8:30pm 
  • Event: Join us for an informative evening with Canon Australia as we launch the new Canon 1DX Mark III.

    Event details:

    - 6:30pm Start: Presentation from Canon Specialist Trygve Jackson launching the new Canon 1DX Mark III

    - Presentation from Mark Horsburgh on his experience using the Canon 1DX Mark III

    - Q&A

    - Touch and try the Canon 1DX Mark III

    - Light refreshments provided from 6pm

  • RSVP: Tickets via Eventbrite

Sigma FP Launch with Ben Messina, X Media & CRKennedySigma FP Launch with Ben Messina, X Media & CRKennedy

Sigma FP Launch with Ben Messina, X Media & CRKennedy

  • When: Wednesdayt 19th February 2020
  • Where: CameraPro Newstead - 232 Arthur Street, Newstead
  • Time: 6:00 - 8:30pm 
  • Event:Join us as we launch the latest camera from Sigma - the Sigma fp.

    Event details:

    - Presentation from landscape photographer Ben Messina followed by Q&A

    - Presentation from X Media (Brisbane based video production and content agency) followed by Q&A

    - Presentation from Clinton Harn (Product manager for the SIGMA FP at CRKennedy) followed by Q&A

    - Touch and try with the Sigma fp and lenses

    - Exclusive sale pricing for event attendees who purchase the Sigma fp and lenses on the night

    - Printed images from Ben Messina shot on the Sigma fp will be on display during the event

    - Light refreshments provided from 6.00pm before presentations kick off at 6.30pm

  • RSVP: Tickets via Eventbrite

Femme Exhibition: Celebrating Women in Photography with VERGE CollectiveFemme Exhibition: Celebrating Women in Photography with VERGE Collective

Sony A7RIV Hands On Studio Session

  • When: Saturday 15th February 2020
  • Where: CameraPro Newstead - 232 Arthur Street, Newstead
  • Time: 1:00 - 3:00pm
  • Event: Join us with our local Sony digital imaging specialist in the CameraPro studio for a Sony Alpha 7R IV information session and hands on studio workshop with a focus on product and flat lay shooting.

    Event details:

    - Presentation & demonstration on Sony Alpha 7R IV settings - Pixel Shift and High Resolution

    - Q & A

    - Hands on flat lay photography session, using studio lighting with food and products

    What to bring: BYO memory card so you can take your images home with you on the day.

    Light refreshments provided.

    RSVP Now - places are strictly limited!

  • RSVP: Tickets via Eventbrite

Coffee with Olympus (Brisbane)Coffee with Olympus (Brisbane)

Coffee with Olympus (Brisbane)

  • When: Friday 24th January, 2020
  • Where: CameraPro Newstead - 232 Arthur Street, Newstead
  • Time: 9:30pm - 10:15am 
  • Event: Register now for a free 45-minute small-group chat over coffee with an Olympus trainer. We will take you through the ins and outs of your camera and get you shooting masterpieces in no time! 
    Be sure to charge your battery and bring your lenses! Simplified camera set-up notes are supplied on the day.
  • RSVP: Tickets via Eventbrite

Learn with Olympus: Beginners (Brisbane)Learn with Olympus: Beginners (Brisbane)

Learn with Olympus: beginners (Brisbane)

  • When: Friday 24th January, 2020
  • Where: CameraPro Newstead - 232 Arthur Street, Newstead
  • Time: 10:30pm - 12:00pm 
  • Event: Join us  for 'Learn with Olympus: Beginners' exploring the very basics of photography, focus on exposure control and how it influences the photos you take.
    This session is perfect for beginners just starting their photographers looking to refresh their knowledge. You will be taught the very basics of photography, including the key elements of exposure, the by-products of each of these elements, as well as the basics of composition and an overview of photography terms. Open to all and no prior attendance to our events and workshops is necessary in order to attend.
  • Topics Covered:
    - Key Elements of Exposure - Learn just what goes into making a properly exposed shot: aperture, shutter speed, ISO
    - By-Product of these Elements - How does changing one of these elements affect your end photo
    - Introduction to Composition - Understand the basics of compositing a shot to give you better-looking memories
    - Overview of Key Photography Terms - Learn the jargon so you are ready to take your next step in photography
  • RSVP: Ticket costs $49 via Eventbrite

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