MORNINGTON
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP

Upcoming Events

Beginners Photography Class | Botanical Rose Garden

Beginners Photography Class | Botanical Rose Garden

Sunday the 5th of December
Mornington Botanical Rose Garden - 10am - 3 hours
In this 3-hour Beginners Class I will be teaching the fundamental elements of taking a photograph, helping with understanding what factors help take a good photo while being surrounded by the beautiful roses of the Mornington Botanical Garden. This event mixes the theoretical side of photography with practical exercises to help give a physical demonstration of how these elements affect a photograph.
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$115pp     only 5 places left - requires 2 bookings to proceed
Street Art and Street Photography Meetup

Street Art and Street Photography Meetup

Saturday the 11th of December
Frankston - 11:00am - 2 hours
In this Meetup we will be photographing Street Art throughout the Graffiti Art District of Frankston, in conjunction with elements of Street Photography to further explore and reinforce the capturing of Street Art in photography.
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$35pp     11 places left - requires 3 bookings to proceed
Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Saturday the 18th of December
Mornington Botanical Rose Garden - 10:00 am - 3 Hours
Come join along this springtime and learn the fundamentals of photography while surrounded by the beautiful roses of the Mornington Botanical Rose Garden. This 3 hour class will teach you the key components to composing and photographing a subject while learning to use the Manual Mode on your camera.
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$115pp     only 6 places left - requires 2 bookings to proceed
Sunset Photography Meetup at Diamond Bay

Sunset Photography Meetup at Diamond Bay

Sunday the 19th of December
Sorrento - 7:30pm - 2 Hours
This Evening we will take our Camera's and Tripods out to Photograph the Sun setting over Diamond Bay. We’ll be soaking up that stunning golden hour light in this session all about Sunrise and Landscape photography along a Beach setting. Come take some amazing photos with the guidance of the photography instructor.
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$35pp     12 places left - requires 3 bookings to proceed
Beach Photo Walk Meetup at London Bridge Lookout

Beach Photo Walk Meetup at London Bridge Lookout

Sunday the 2nd of January
Portsea - 10:00am - 2 Hours
For this meetup we will be walking around London Bridge Lookout taking photos of the attraction from multiple perspectives. The theme of the meetup will be a mixture of Beach and Landscape photography.
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$35pp     12 places left - requires 3 bookings to proceed
Beginner's Photography Class at Mornington Botanical Rose Garden

Beginner's Photography Class at Mornington Botanical Rose Garden

Saturday the 8th of January
10:00am - 3 Hours
Come join along this springtime and learn the fundamentals of photography while surrounded by the beautiful roses of the Mornington Botanical Rose Garden. This 3-hour class will teach you the key components to composing and photographing a subject while learning to use the Manual Mode on your camera.
book now
$115pp     only 6 places left - requires 2 bookings to proceed
ABOUT MORNINGTON
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP
Come along to our photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.
Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!

We run two hour photography sessions based on a photography theme/technique/style and they take place in various locations across the region.
New to photography? We also run a popular 3 hour Beginners Guide to Photography Class once a month.
And once in a while we will run special niche 3 hour classes, for example, Astrophotography - so do subscribe to our newsletter to know when the next on is!

Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from beginners to keen amateurs. The photography instructor is there to help you with camera settings and provide any advice you need.

What to bring? We recommend bringing a camera that has full manual mode or semi-manual modes (Aperture or Shutter Priority). Compact cameras and smartphones also welcome!

The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.

Join the Mornington Photography Facebook Group here to share your photos after the session.



COVID Precautions

- Stay home if you have any symptoms of COVID.
- Wear a suitable face mask.
- Keep 1.5 metres away from others.
- Don't make unnecessary physical contact with others. Avoid physical greetings, such as handshakes, hugs and kisses.
- Wash your hands regularly with alcohol-based sanitiser.
REVIEWS
This was indeed a great information session. Small challenges helped to exactly apply theoretical knowledge.
5/5
Ninad Pethkar
November 22nd 2021
I think that the event ran smoothly (even with no sunrise turning up). The instructor really knew what he was talking about when it came to photography. I loved the mini challenges that he set, was very clever!
5/5
Melissa Mansfield
November 21st 2021
I enjoyed the event.
4/5
Pauline Farrugia
March 23rd 2021
Great guidance. Good meet up.
5/5
Hardy Lynne
March 22nd 2021
INSTRUCTORS
Jake Jalsovec
Melbourne-based photographer Jake Jalsovec has explored many different genres of photography but specialises from shooting various subjects within the studio space. Using various lighting techniques, he is able to explore various styles throughout his work, transcribing the beauty of his subjects in dramatic lighting. Through his thought process, Jake is able to achieve a high-quality standard of work no matter if it's in the studio or taking photographs in other styles or scenery.