Introduction to Photography – Enrolments Open

Each year, the Melbourne Camera Club runs two courses of its highly successful Introduction to Photography Course. 

The Next Course will commence on 7th February 2023

Please Note: MCC adheres to its strict Covid safe policy which can be found here. As such this course is only available to fully vaccinated individuals only.

Please Register below.

The Introduction to Photography Course course consists of five lessons and three workshops, held over a 5 week period. The lessons are held at the MCC Clubrooms on Tuesday evenings from 7:30pm until 9:30pm. Practical workshops are held on Sunday mornings from 9:30am until early afternoon.

Check out the course  outline.

Have a look at the course FAQ.

COURSE COST

The course fee is shown below covering all lessons and workshops, course notes and 12 months membership of the Melbourne Camera Club – which entitles you to attend all club activities. You must provide your own camera and media.

Pricing from 1 July 20222

Ordinary registration $350*
Concession: Pensioner (must hold a Commonwealth Government pension card)1 $285*
Concession: Full Time Student (age 18yrs to under 25yrs of age and a full time student)1 $285*
Concession: Family (partner of 1st registration or existing member of the Club and resides at the same address)1 $285*
Concession: Country (applicants who permanently reside more than 40km from the Clubrooms)1 $285*

 1 Evidence of entitlement to the Concession must be provided to treasurer@melbournecameraclub.org.au

2 Second and subsequent registrations on the same booking are entitled to a discount of $50.

* Pricing does Not include a PayPal Fee.

WHO’S IT FOR?

This course is ideally suited to inexperienced photographers or any photographers who wish to develop or revise basic skills in digital photography. You may be moving from a camera phone or point and shoot camera to something more advanced like a digital SLR or mirrorless camera, or simply wish to get more out of your photography.

We help you:

  • learn how to use the creative controls of your camera
  • understand the impact of light on your photographs
  • consider basic concepts of composition
  • explore popular forms of photography, people, landscapes, nature, action and street.

PLEASE NOTE DUE TO GOVERNMENT WORKING WITH CHILDREN REGULATIONS WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT REGISTRATION FROM ANYONE UNDER 18 YEARS OLD

Please noteonce registered we do not provide refunds if you decide not to attend the course. However, we do allow you to send a substitute provided we receive notification before the start of the course.

Please note – As all course participants are admitted as members to Melbourne Camera Club for 12 months, there is a requirement to agree to be bound by the Constitution of the Melbourne Camera Club and all other Club Policies (available on our website https://melbournecameraclub.org.au/about-us/club-documents).