Capturing Springtime Flora at Cherry Hill Orchard

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Capturing Springtime Flora at Cherry Hill Orchard with Josh Beames and Pat Burgan

These inspiring, easy-to-grasp, one-hour photographic walking tours are the ultimate excursion into the boldness and beauty of nature – set during the renowned Blossom Festival at Cherry Hill Orchard in the Yarra Valley, Victoria. Choose from any weekend dates from the 18th of September to the 3rd of October and celebrate the arrival of Spring amongst the radiance of cherry blossoms in full bloom.

Whether you know your photography or are just starting out, this tranquil experience offers the perfect backdrop to take rich, gorgeously detailed photos. Under the guidance of your expert Nikon School Lecturer Josh Beames or Pat Burgen and an official orchard guide, you’ll wander through avenues of luscious cherry blossom trees and admire their brilliant light pink colours under the Yarra Valley sky.

Please note: In order to take part in this 1 hour tour, you’ll need to bring your own camera and lenses. The cost of the experience covers not only the tour, but also entry to the orchard.

Skill Level: Beginner, Hobbyist to Intermediate

Images by Josh Beames/CherryHill Orchard

Topics covered

  • Manipulating aperture for desired depth of field
  • Matching shutter speed and ISO with chosen aperture for best exposure
  • Composition
  • Focusing tips
  • The course price includes entry to the orchard also

What to bring

  • DSLR or Mirrorless camera
  • Fully charged camera battery/s
  • Memory cards
  • Variety of lenses covering focal lengths from 14mm-200mm
  • Bottled Water, comfortable walking shoes along with appropriate clothing

For more course information or inquiries phone:

1300 851 435 (Mon-Fri 9-5 PM AEDT)

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