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Photograph the Stars and Milkyway

This is a 2 hour workshop that will give you the skills and know how to shoot night scenes including the milkyway by mastering long exposure night photography.

You will learn about:

  • Camera settings and tips for photographing starry skies and the milkyway
  • The relationship between Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO in astro photography
  • Composition tips
  • Methods for adding light painting to your night-scapes

To get the best results from this workshop, you will need:

  • A DSLR or mirrorless camera (with manual exposure and bulb exposure controls)
  • Your widest angle lens or zoom (eg. 24mm – 70mm, 16mm to 35mm)
  • A remote shutter release if you have one (not essential)
  • A stable tripod (if you don’t have one, I can hire you one for the night)
  • Head torch will be handy or torch if you have one or both!
  • Camera manual if your not familiar with your camera settings.

Come and join us for a night of creative photography while you learn to master the art of night photography.

Note: Participants will need to have basic familiarity with their gear and be able to set your Aperature, Shutter Speed and ISO manually.

Instructor: Pamela Jennings

Level: Beginner to Intermediate

Duration:7.30pm to 9.30pm

Cost: $115

Location: Meet in Chinatown out the front of The Green Mango Café

Maximum participants: 10

© Pamela Jennings Photography