Mt. Gipps workshop

 

LOCATION.

Mount Gipps station, about 50km north of Broken Hill.

 

WHEN?

14,15&16 June 2014

 

ACTIVITIES.

We will have fun with a sunrise, sunset and night photography, light painting, portrait, textures and close-ups.

You will learn how to create a photograph instead of a snapshot, by using all the technical stuff of your camera with combination of composition and light.

 

PRICE

Is $420 including accommodation and Sunset Tour and Corona station entry donation.

 

ACCOMMODATION

Twin share rooms of Shearers Quarters with fully equipped kitchen, dining room with open fire, covered BBQ area and shared bathrooms and toilets.

 

WHAT EQUIPMENT TO BRING?

Any type of camera, preferably DSLR, cable or remote release, tripod, a torch, spare battery for your camera, battery charger, spare memory card, note book with a photo editing application if you have one. Photoshop or Elements would be great.

 

WHAT ELSE YOU WILL NEED?

Your own bedding, or it can be provided for an extra charge.

Your own food, drinks, nibbles to share, meat for a BBQ we’ll have on Friday night and anything else you fancy.

We will provide some salads for the  BBQ .

Don’t forget appropriate clothing and good shoes. Be prepared for bit of bush walking through some rocky country and gorges.

 

Mout Gipps workshop details.

Saturday:

  • We will meet at Cafe Alfrasco corner of Argent and Oxide streets at 9am for a coffee and than drive to Mount Gipps.
  • Settling into your rooms
  • Bit of theory talk on camera settings and composition and Q&A before lunch
  • Drive to Corona Station for afternoon photography of the 1860′ woolshed and cottages
  • BBQ back at Mount Gipps
  • Night photography

Sunday:

  • Sunrise photography before breakfast in one of the gorges
  • Morning tea and review of images, Q&A
  • Lunch break
  • Explore around shearers quarters and woolshed, learn about portrait photography using natural light
  • Late afternoon our host Kym and John will guide us to a magnificent view for sunset to be enjoyed with nibbles and drinks.
  • More night photography on the way back to the base.

 

Monday:

  • Sunrise and early morning photography around shearers quarters.
  • Breakfast
  • Dinning room session, review photos and Q&A
  • Lunch break
  • Depart early afternoon

 

Payment:

Deposit by 4th of June $200 by EFT to: Bank CBA

Acc. Name: Images of Australia

BSB 06 3852

Acc.# 10141223

Or by cheque to Images of Australia. P.O. Box 476 Broken Hill NSW 2880,

by EFPOS  in our gallery 145 Sulphide Street, Broken Hill.

Balance will be due on Thursday 13of June. The deposit will be refunded in the case of road closure.