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Melbourne 4 Day Workshop 2022

MELBOURNE WORKSHOP OPTIONS

4 Days with Peter Coulson Workshop: 24th – 27th February 2022

4 Day Workshop – $2000AUD
4 Day Workshop – Payment Plan –  $400AUD sign up fee, then 4 payments of $400AUD every 2 weeks (total of $2000AUD)

OR

Purchase individual days of the Melbourne 4 Day Workshop

Natural Light – 24/02/22 – $550
Studio Techniques + Posing – 25/02/22 – $500
Advanced Studio Techniques + Posing – 26/02/22 – $550
Portfolio Builder  – 27/02/22 – $575

To purchase workshops, or for more information, scroll to the bottom of the page to select your option.

** Please note if this cannot go ahead due to Covid-19, we will be providing full refunds**

Thursday 24th Febraury
Natural Light 

– Selecting the location
– Shooting with Natural Light in the studio
– Working with Natural Light outdoors
– See and modify light
– Finding light in ugly locations
– Using Natural reflectors
– Working with Models
– Metering for Highlights and Shadows
– Taking photos that do not need any retouching or adjustments
– Talking models and communicating during a shoot
– Learning how to use light so you don’t need Photoshop to make your image pop

Friday 25th February
Studio Techniques + Posing

– Digital Work-flow
– Colour Management
– Seeing & Modifying Light
– Tricks to using Soft Boxes
– How to use 1 Light like a Professional
– Beauty & Fashion Lighting
– Breaking the model
– Setting up your own home Studio
– The do’s & don’t when working with models
– Talking models and communicating during a shoot
– Posing models

Saturday 26th February
Advanced Studio Techniques

– High & Low Key Lighting
– Using Accent Lighting
– Advanced Lighting
– How to use Multi Lighting
– Beauty & Fashion Lighting
– Digital Workflow
– Getting comfortable and confident as a Photographer
– Planning Storyboards & Styling
– How to make a good photo incredible
– Creating your own Photographic style
– Getting it right in Camera

Sunday 27th February
Portfolio Builder

– 12 lighting set-ups, 6 professional models, a professional hair & make-up artist, storyboarding & styling, PLUS Peter Coulson as your studio assistant for the day – all to build YOUR portfolio!
– This workshop is an intensive hands-on day of shooting Beauty and Fashion.
– Perfect for photographers that are wanting to expand their portfolio and knowledge on studio photography, from hobbyist photographers with basic knowledge of studio photography to seasoned professionals.

Additional information
– We strictly allow 15 participants to these tickets.
– Lunch and refreshments included along with a light breakfast
– Images taken during the workshop can be used for social media, website and portfolio use!
– Professional models each day

What to bring
– Camera that you can put into Manual Mode
– Spare Memory Cards
– Spare Battery
– Camera manuals
– Most of Peter’s work is shot around 85 mm but he does use lenses as wide as 16mm and telephoto as long as 200mm. You are welcome to bring what you think will suit your work best.
– Notepad & Pen
– Laptops are not necessary, but welcome for viewing images taken during workshop (Not for Natural Light or Photoshop)

 Please take the time to read our Terms & Conditions before you book. Your booking confirms this agreement

4 Days with Peter Coulson: 24th – 27th February
Become immersed in Peter Coulson’s knowledge, creativity, and his incredibly fascinating photographic World, as you experience his 4 Day Workshop – Designed to teach, inspire and reignite your creativity. The four days covers more content then most Photographic colleges teaches in 2 years! The focus is to teach you how Peter works technically, and how he works to achieves such a high standard of emotive, breathtaking and captivating photography; and how you can do this yourself!

Peter is one of the only photographic educators teaching how to create better photos without the expenses of a high-end model, stylists, makeup artist & luxurious location. Creativity is limitless, the skills you will learn can enable this for the rest of your career, setting you distinctly apart & advanced from today’s industry standards.

This intensive hands-on workshop is now available to purchase in full, or sign up to a payment plan!

** Please note if this cannot go ahead due to Covid-19, we will be providing full refunds**

Hotel recommendation close to studio (Hiring a car will be recommended to travel to and from the studio)

Sage Melbourne Ringwood New hotel in area, next to large shopping centre with plently of food options. Also walking distrace to train station to explore Melbourne City.
Clarion Hotel On Canterbury This hotel is 15 minutes drive from the studio. Not much food walking distance, but many food optinos close by.
Ringwood Royale – These are apartment style accomadation if you prefer to have more space and a kitchen

If you prefer to stay close to the city (CBD area is great, or Richmond if you would like to hire a car, more hotels with parking), you can hire a car to drive, or get a train and we will pick and drop you off at the train station.

DATES, TIMES & LOCATION:

Natural Light
Thursday 24th February 2022 @ 10.00am-5.00pm
Starting at Koukei Studio, we will be travelling to Olinda & Boronia to shoot on location as well as studio shooting

Studio Techniques + Posing
Friday 25th Febraury 2022 @ 10.00am-5.00pm
Koukei Studio, 9 Trade Way, Kilsyth South 3137

Advanced Studio Techniques + Posing
Saturday 26th Febraury 2022 @ 10.00am-5.00pm
Koukei Studio, 9 Trade Way, Kilsyth South 3137

Portfolio Builder
Sunday 27th February 2022 @10.00am – 5.00pm
Koukei Studio, 9 Trade Way, Kilsyth South 3137

Natural Light
Thursday 24th February 2022 @ 10.00am-2.00pm
Starting at Koukei Studio, we will be travelling to Olinda & Boronia to shoot on location as well as studio shooting

Peter will be teaching you everything you need to know about finding and seeing light in the studio and outdoors. You will be amazed at how simply Peter creates stunning images without the use of a reflector! We will be shooting in 3 locations – stating in the studio, then travelling to a outdoor green area, and ending up finding beautiful natural light in locations you normally would not shoot in.

This workshop is an intensive hands-on day of learning, perfecting and shooting Beauty and Fashion. Perfect for photographers that are wanting to expand their knowledge on studio photography. Weddings, Children & Family, New Born, Fashion; any type of Photographer will be able to adapt Peter’s Natural Light skills and techniques to dramatically improve their photographic skills and business!

Studio Techniques + Posing
Friday 25th February 2022 @ 10.00am-5.00pm
Koukei Studio, 9 Trade Way, Kilsyth South

Peter will be teaching you everything you need to know to create incredible studio images! Learn how and why Peter’s methods are so logical and liberating, teaching you how light truly works, how to change, manipulate it + how to develop your style & look. This intensive workshop will include 1-on-1 shooting, learning, as well covering model posing and communication – offering you fresh ideas on how to make photography and lighting simple and easy.

Peter is one of the only photographic educators teaching how to create better photos without the expenses of a high-end model, stylists, makeup artist & luxurious location. Creativity is limitless, the skills you will learn can enable this for the rest of your career, setting you distinctly apart & advanced from today’s industry standards.

Advanced Studio Techniques + Posing
Saturday 26th Febraury 2022 @ 10.00am-5.00pm
Koukei Studio, 9 Trade Way, Kilsyth South 

Peter will be teaching you how to perfect Advanced lighting setups that will still keep your photography simple, easy, clean and beautiful! He will be showing you his tips and tricks to multi-lighting set ups to really make your photos pop, as well as how to find the light within a studio and shoot only with natural light! This workshop also covers Peter’s photoshoot workflow, covering the start to end of a high-end photoshoot.

Portfolio Builder Workshop 
Sunday 27th February 2022 @ 10.00am-5.00pm
Koukei Studio, 9 Trade Way, Kilsyth South

12 lighting set-ups, 6 professional models, a professional hair & make-up artist, storyboarding & styling, PLUS Peter Coulson as your studio assistant for the day – all to build YOUR portfolio! This workshop is an intensive hands-on day of shooting Beauty and Fashion. Perfect for photographers that are wanting to expand their portfolio and knowledge at any level.