Current Short Courses
Saturday 17 August 10am – 1pm
This workshop is now full. Please get in touch if you are interested in a future session.
Join AIPP Accredited photographer Kylie South for her newborn photography workshop at the CCP. This class is aimed at photographers wanting to get into newborn photography and it covers a wide range of subjects.
SOLD OUT - Saturday 1 December 2018
Saturday 09 March 2019
Saturday 08 June 2019
Saturday 23 November 2019
This one-day workshop presents an introduction to Digital SLR cameras and image capture. It is intended for those who are new to digital photography and want a thorough introduction to working with digital cameras.
Saturday 28 September
This course will help you learn everything about studio lighting with artificial light in a day, including camera selection, lens selection, shutter speeds and F-stops, lighting ratios and studio best practice.
Saturday 17 August 2019 10am - 5pm
Saturday 09 November 2019 10am - 5pm
This one-day course covers Lightroom totally, allowing photography enthusiasts, amateurs and pros to integrate the program into their digital photography workflow.
Saturday 30 November 2019
This course looks at the traditions and people that have defined street photography, what makes a compelling street photograph and the methods for getting the shot you want on the street.
SOLD OUT July 6 2019 10am - 5 pm
This course will extend your “in camera” imaging, and the conceptual development of your photographs. You will discover tangential ways of developing your ideas, and learn to think outside the square.
10 August 10 - 1pm
Working alongside an established wedding photographer is a time-tested pathway to both the wedding industry and hone your collaboration skills.
In this short workshop we’ll be covering the foundation of what it takes to be the kind of second shooter that will entice other photographers to team up with you.
Saturday 31 August 2019 2-9pm
This course teaches how to accentuate the unique formations of this coastline under different lighting conditions and via the use of long exposures as the light recedes and stars emerge.
Saturday 14 September 2019 10am-5pm
This crash photography course will enable you learn everything about processing Black and White film as well as how to make darkroom enlargements in one day.
Saturday 26 October 2019
Meant for the novice or intermediate photographer who wishes to learn about on-camera flash and speedlight to become more confident with their photographic image making.
Saturday 16 November 10am - 5pm
Working with mixed light sources is gaining popularity both in the studio and on location. This Masterclass helps you have a good understanding of various light sources.
Join the club! The CCP has planned a darkroom social club for keen b&w film photographers to make interesting art together. This is totally separate from CCP course work, so is open to CCP students, former students, and non-CCP friends. Darkroom experience is essential.
Entering the South Australian Professional Photography awards for the first time can be daunting. Even if you have entered before, it can be a nightmare working out what images are your best or what categories to enter. Never fear, let us be your awards Yoda and show you the way!
Available to CCP Students past and present only.
Photograph the nude in a relaxed social setting. Models provided
WHEN: Sunday August 18
WHERE: 138 Richmond Road, Marleston
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Future Short Courses
Four Wednesdays from Feb 6 - 27
There's a lot to managing your photography business. Join the CCP as we explore how to maintain a sustainable photographic career.
Saturday 18 May 2019
Learn to use the beautiful and magical (and temperamental!) tintype process, one of the oldest photographic mediums. This course is a one-day workshop, where participants will learn how to pour, sensitise, expose, develop and varnish plates in a hands-on environment.
Saturday 18 May 2019
This course will be held amongst the rolling hills at Magpie Springs Cellar Door Art Gallery south of Adelaide. Break down what makes a succesful landscape photograph and then make images of the vineyards, hills and river.
This course will extend skills in advanced film development to understand what happens when you pull and push film and explore an advanced paper development technique.
Saturday 8 September 10am - 1pm
Free for current (Term 3 2018) students: Do you need to optimise your digital files for your assessment prints? Join Ben Tait and learn how to prepare your image files to make spectacular prints! Includes a $10 printing voucher.
Coming again soon in 2018
This is an intermediate course for experienced photographers wishing to learn more about photographing people in a studio environment using formal and informal approaches.
Coming again soon
This very hands-on half-day workshop will teach you one of the simplest, most fun ways of historical photographic production, making completely unique prints with every image.
Coming again soon
This two day masterclass for competent photographic studio workers will teach you to take your skills to a new, professional level. You will be working with one of Adelaide’s most experienced photographers and former assistant, Ian Routledge.
Coming again soon
Time lapse photography specialist Chris Oaten takes students on a fun and engaging journey into the world of timelapse. The 3rd day is for the Myponga Timelapse Challenge