Photography Training Package



  • South Seas Film School

    Feb 17 - Apr 01, 2020

  • South Seas Film School

    Apr 20 - Jun 10, 2020

  • Christchurch

    Feb 17 - Apr 01, 2020

  • Christchurch

    Apr 20 - Jun 10, 2020

  • Wellington

    Feb 17 - Apr 01, 2020

    • Method:




Inspirational and practical photography training for beginners and enthusiasts. Created and taught by leading New Zealand photographers.

Use the skills learned in this course to create your own employer-ready portfolio. Covering all the essentials of photography and brimming ideas, this course is the perfect launchpad for your career in photography.

Part-time evening course  |  Mondays & Wednesdays  |  6:00-9:00pm

What you'll learn

Photography basics

An introduction to all the core fundamentals of photography, including exposure principles, aperture, ISO, lens types, composition basics and more.

Using your camera and lighting equipment

Learn how to make the most of your camera and lighting. Your tutor will take you through the core equipment used in a studio setup, and hands-on workshops teach you the step-by-step process of setting up a photo shoot.

Photography styles

Practical workshops give you the opportunity to learn about product photography, portrait photography and food photography.

Managing and editing your photos

Learn to use Lightroom and Photoshop to bring out the best in your photos. This module culminates in the development of a portfolio of work.

What you should know


On this course, you'll learn Adobe CC Photoshop, Lightroom


Attendees need to bring their own DSLR camera with interchangeable lens


Domestic and International Students

$1,575 (including GST)

Entry Requirements

As this is an introductory course no prior experience is needed although proficiency with computers is useful.

International students need to be at least 18 years old.

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Interested in kicking off your career?

Our brochure explores everything you need to know including an outline of study options, key information about enrolment, and all our campuses spread around New Zealand.

Register for Open Days - January 2020

Meet the tutors, check out student work and explore your study options.