Course Summary

Street photography is about seeing the world through a creative lens. It’s finding the beauty in light, waiting for the perfect moment, and capturing those fleeting encounters. Explore the streets of Melbourne with George Poulakis as you observe the candid aspects of human nature, and discover various approaches to documenting your surroundings.

Course Sessions

Saturday, 3rd August - 1 class

Session ID HDAR8002C
3 Aug - 3 Aug 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$119 / $113 (conc)
George Poulakis
  • Finding a location
  • Choosing your focus
  • Creative composition
  • The elements of natural light
  • Shooting from the hip
  • The decisive moment
  • Your vision and style
  • Building a narrative
  • Editing your images
  • Post-production

You will discover techniques that will allow you to creatively interpret and document your environment. You will understand how to work with natural light, grasp the aspects of building a visual narrative, and implement composition techniques that will allow you to tell a story in a style that is unique to your voice.

A basic knowledge of your camera's operation is recommended. Any camera or smartphone is acceptable, however for maximum learning opportunities, please bring a smartphone with an Instagram account.

Last updated: June 19, 2019 03:23pm