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Phone Photo Adventure. Hop on Hop off Sydney's Light Rail

Hop on & off the Light Rail service, photographing architecture, people, historic laneways, and more! All with a professional by your side.

About this Event

This adventure is a combination of a walking tour, self-discovery and a learning experience.

Our Motto: Before we are photographers...WeAreObservers

Overview: This is a fun and adventurous way to learn how to take creative photographs with your smartphone while exploring Sydney's latest transport route. During this three-hour workshop, we will hop on and off the Light Rail service, photographing modern and historic architecture, people, historic laneways, charming terraces, hidden gardens and anything else that inspires you! The workshop is suitable for all skill levels, all ages, and any type of smartphone.

What we do:

  • Give you some creative photography fundamentals.
  • Teach you how to improve your phone handling skills when taking photographs
  • Show you some creative composition techniques and tips used by professional photographers
  • Point you to our favourite phone apps for editing photos

What you will need

  • A smartphone
  • A basic level of fitness as we will be walking for a lot of the workshop
  • A valid Opal card or Visa Card – if you use an Opal card your total journey cost will not exceed $8.10 for the whole day as it is on the weekend.
  • Sunscreen and a water bottle

Time & place

  • The workshop starts at 10 am sharp. Please arrive 15 mins before the workshop begins
  • Ground Control Cafe, Circular Quay, Shop W4 Alfred St, Sydney NSW 2000

Photo 1: @ColinWynterSeton, Angel Place Looking up

Photo 2: @ColinWynterSeton, QVB Looking down

Photo 3: @ShaneRozario, George Street, looking up