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Introduction to Photography

State ID: K5053P

Do you have an eye for photography?

Learn how to use a camera to capture a moment and tell stories through your images.

This four-week course provides participants with the basic knowledge and essential skills required to take high quality, publishable photographs using a variety of techniques and photographic equipment. You will also learn how to
prepare and package images for print and online publication. Students have the opportunity to take part in an offsite photography field trip during the Saturday class.

Please note: A reliable camera and mobile phone camera is required. Extra camera and laptop will be available.


Join us Tuesday 12 & 19 November and Saturday 30 November!

Tuesdays 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 3.30pm 


About the lecturer...

Carmelo Amalfi is a multi award-winning journalist and publisher based in Fremantle, Western Australia.

A prolific writer and media adviser commissioned by Australian and overseas media, government and industry, Amalfi has worked in mainstream news for the past 30 years. From 2006 to 2012, he taught print and online writing, law and ethics and photography at Curtin and Murdoch universities.

In 2015, Amalfi embarked on a freelance career that culminated in the launch of StreetWise magazine and its online page at www.streetwisemedia.com.au. Amalfi has written, edited and produced content for local, State and international media groups including The Australian, ABC, The West Australian, Sunday Times, The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, Cosmos Magazine and The Evening Standard in the UK.

Content produced for print and online media includes articles about science and environment, maritime and military history, higher education and defence affairs.

How to apply

How to apply

To apply please contact North Regional TAFE on 1300 996 573, email info@nrtafe.wa.edu.au, drop into your local campus, or complete the online Course enquiry form at the bottom of the page.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2, 2019

Karratha Campus - 12-30 November, 2019


Duration 3 days
When 12-30 November, 2019
Where Karratha Campus
How Face-to-face classroom delivery


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Page last updated October 17, 2019