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

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

Webinar: How to Update the Firmware on your Canon Camera

Date: Wednesday, 8 April 2020
Time: 10am - 11am

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

Join Lachlan from our Arthur Street store as he takes you through a live demonstration on how to update your Canon camera's firmware.

Topics covered will be

  • What is camera firmware
  • Why it's important to update your camera's firmware
  • How to update your camera's firmware & what equipment is needed
  • Time for Q&A at the end of the demonstration

This webinar will be free to attend online - RSVP to secure your spot!


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

Webinar: How to Update the Firmware on your Fujifilm Camera

Date: Wednesday, 8 April 2020
Time: 3pm - 4pm

Join us for a live webinar showing you how to update your camera's firmware at home!

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

Join Jacob from our Arthur Street store as he takes you through a live demonstration on how to update your Fujifilm camera's firmware.

Topics covered will be

  • What is camera firmware
  • Why it's important to update your camera's firmware
  • How to update your camera's firmware & what equipment is needed
  • Time for Q&A at the end of the demonstration

This webinar will be free to attend online - RSVP to secure your spot!


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

Webinar: How to Update the Firmware on your Olympus Camera

Date: Thursday, 9 April 2020
Time: 10am - 11am

Join us for a live webinar showing you how to update your camera's firmware at home!

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

Join Lachlan from our Arthur Street store as he takes you through a live demonstration on how to update your Olympus camera's firmware.

Topics covered will be

  • What is camera firmware
  • Why it's important to update your camera's firmware
  • How to update your camera's firmware & what equipment is needed
  • Time for Q&A at the end of the demonstration

This webinar will be free to attend online - RSVP to secure your spot!


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

Webinar: How to Update the Firmware on your Nikon Camera

Date: Thursday, 9 April 2020
Time: 3pm - 4pm

Join us for a live webinar showing you how to update your camera's firmware at home!

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

Join Jacob from our Arthur Street store as he takes you through a live demonstration on how to update your Nikon camera's firmware.

Topics covered will be

  • What is camera firmware
  • Why it's important to update your camera's firmware
  • How to update your camera's firmware & what equipment is needed
  • Time for Q&A at the end of the demonstration

This webinar will be free to attend online - RSVP to secure your spot!


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

Webinar: How to Update the Firmware on your Panasonic Camera

Date: Tuesday, 14 April 2020
Time: 10am - 11am

Join us for a live webinar showing you how to update your camera's firmware at home!

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

Join Lachlan from our Arthur Street store as he takes you through a live demonstration on how to update your Panasonic camera's firmware.

Topics covered will be

  • What is camera firmware
  • Why it's important to update your camera's firmware
  • How to update your camera's firmware & what equipment is needed
  • Time for Q&A at the end of the demonstration

This webinar will be free to attend online - RSVP to secure your spot!


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

Webinar: How to Update the Firmware on your Sony Camera

Date: Tuesday, 14 April 2020
Time: 3pm - 4pm

Join us for a live webinar showing you how to update your camera's firmware at home!

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

Join Jacob from our Arthur Street store as he takes you through a live demonstration on how to update your Sony camera's firmware.

Topics covered will be

  • What is camera firmware
  • Why it's important to update your camera's firmware
  • How to update your camera's firmware & what equipment is needed
  • Time for Q&A at the end of the demonstration

This webinar will be free to attend online - RSVP to secure your spot!


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

April Photo Competition - Macro & Close-up

It’s the little things that count.

Capture an amazing new macro or close-up photo

for your chance to win a $400 CameraPro Voucher.

Entries close 30 April 2020. Winner to be announced early May 2020.


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. 


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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