• North Island New Zealand TBC

    We’re off to NZ again!

    This time to the beautiful North Island – this NZ Photography Trip is about you and your photography. No rushing and missing the shot, you, your camera and like minded people who love photography just like you do.

    • Auckland
    • Matamata
    • Rotorua
    • Taupo
    • Tongariro National Park
    • Waitomo Caves
    • Auckland

    Price includes:

    • Professional Photography Tuition
    • Maximum 7 guests
    • Parks and Attraction Entry Fees
    • Chauffeur driven in a private mini bus
    • Entry to Hobbiton Village, Tour of movie set and Buffet Lunch
    • Maori Cultural experience and Hangi lunch – Rotorua
    • Redwoods Tree Walk
    • Taupo National Park
    • Waitomo Caves
    • Accomodation – Rotorua / Taupo (2 nights) /Auckland


    • Breakfast (x4)
    • Day 1 Lunch (Buffet)
    • Night 1 Dinner (Hangi)
    • Day 5 Lunch (Fish and Chips)
    • Morning ‘traveller’ coffee/hot chocolate

    On return:

    • Lightroom editing class / Rosebud Studio
    • Wednesday 30th September

    Deposit: $385  / payment plan available

    $3,850 per person

    Email: admin@lhtp.com.au for full details

  • One on One Photography session


    Not comfortable in a class setting or just want to learn how to use your camera in a few hours not a few weeks?

    Our One on One masterclasses are designed specifically for YOU, with your gear and your questions at your pace.

    Spend 3hrs with me (a professional photographer with over 30 yrs experience) and we will go through all the important elements that you need to know to create a better image.

    You will learn about aperture, shutter, depth of field, selective focussing, metering, lenses and so much more.

    Or if you would like to learn a particular style of photography or maybe basics of Lightroom as well or you may be heading on a holiday just want to feel more confident with you camera.

    This masterclass can be tailored to suit you and whatever you want to learn.

    One on One masterclass:

    3hrs with a professional photographer

    Colour handouts for everything you learn

    Follow up 2hr workshop of your choice (Full Moon, Mastering depth of field, Autumn colours or Spring flowers)


    Gift vouchers also available for this workshop – see gift vouchers on CLASSES page

    Or for an additional $100 bring a friend and split the cost.

    Email: enquiry@lhtp.com.au  to book or go to our Contact Page


  • Nightscape Photography


    Photography can be technical it can also be formulaic

    Learn how to take photographs of towns/city scapes at night

    The colours from the sky along with the shop/town lights make beautiful colours and your photos will astound you.
    This is a great workshop to build your skills so that we can go away again, you’ll be able to photograph beautiful city/town scapes once the sun goes down

    Saturday 4th
    5.30 – 7.30pm


  • Mornington Peninsula Private Photography Tours

    Let me drive you around our fabulous Mornington Peninsula. From the beaches to the beautiful Hinterland – vineyards, winding tree line roads, roadside milkcan letterboxes, Alpaca’s, Coo cows, sunrise over the water and sooo much more.

    We will capture as much as we can of this beautiful world class destination.

    Join me and let my experience as a professional photographer and as someone who loves and has lived and worked on the Mornington Peninsula my whole life show you the best places to photograph. You WILL love your photos.

    We will start with sunrise somewhere on the water, could be Port Phillip bay side or Hastings side then work our way to and through the beautiful Mornington Peninsula hinterland, photographing as we go along. 

    Approximately 5hrs from sunrise (start time varies depending on seasons)

    Professional photography tuition
    Chauffuer driven
    Garden Studio
    Morning coffee and croissant (or other)

    Or build your own private tour – if you want to learn something specific, go somewhere specific – the choice is yours.
    $495 per person or $600 for two ( if you want to bring your spouse/partner or friend)

    Up to two places only.

    Email: enquiry@lhtp.com.au to organise a day that suits you


  • Melbourne Zoo Photography Excursion


    Join us at Melbourne Zoo to photograph the animals , insects and butterflies

    Zoom lens would be ideal for this 3hr workshop, so that you are able to capture the animals from a distance (100mm+)

    Includes park entry
    Photography tuition

    Due to Covid19 we are unable to transport you to and from
    We will meet at the gates at 11am

    Suits the absolute beginner

    Sunday 21st
    11am – 2pm

    Tuesday, 28
    11am – 2pm

  • Melbourne City photography walk


    Meet at Flinders Street station and let’s walk from there.
    Street photography
    People photography
    On the go photography

    We will photograph a couple of the iconic Melbourne Laneways followed by interior shooting at Flinders Street Station, sunset on Princess Bridge and Southbank twilight.\\

    Suits absolute beginner.

    Sunday 13th, June

    Saturday 17th
    3.30 – 6.30pm


  • Looking for light workshop


    Looking for light at Devilbend reservoir – lets walk through the forest at this national park and find the pools of light that fall between the trees and land on the pine needles and fallen trees

    Its an early one because we need to be able to find the right light

    Sunday 2nd 

    9am – 11am

    Sunday 20th June
    9am – 11am

    Devilbend Reservoir 
    Graydens Road

    No refund policy applies 

    Suits absolute beginner

  • Introduction to Lightroom


    Lightroom is an incredibly powerful and easy to use editing program. You will take your photography to the next level with Lightroom and if you shoot RAW, knowing how to use LR is a must – you won’t be able to view your images without it.

    You won’t believe how much you can improve your photography.

    These sessions are BYOD (bring your own device with Lr loaded) and we’ll step through it so that it makes sense to you

    Sunday 4th July

    Rosebud Studio

    Wednesday 6th October

    Rosebud Studio



  • Intermediate Photography Class


    This is the class to do after beginners.

    Selective focus
    Photograph analysis

    Light metering modes
    Drive modes
    Camera Mode including Manual
    Highlight/clipping warning
    Drive modes
    Raw vs Jpg
    Much more…whatever you want to photograph, this class will show you the settings you need to make to get the shot you want.

    Must have basic photography knowledge for this class
    Colour reference handouts

    Saturday 22nd
    Rosebud Studio

    Sunday 11th
    Rosebud Studio

    Only 6 spaces available dues to social distancing compliance
    Non refundable

  • Gift Voucher


    Give the gift of learning (Click on image to view full size)

    Gift vouchers can be used for all our classes/workshops.
    Select gift voucher amount (below)
    Enter details
    Check out
    Gift voucher will be instantly emailed to you.

  • Garden Studio Flowers


    Join us in our Garden Studio and learn how to create depth of field – that’s the blur in the background of a photo.
    You will learn the DOF skills in our Garden Studio, once you’ve learned the skills you can transfer them to anything, not just flowers, but if you LOVE flowers, you’ll love this workshop

    We’ll take the photos in our Garden Studio then edit them in learning studio (which is right next to the Garden Studio)

    Garden Studio – Rosebud

    Saturday 15th
    1 – 2.30pm

    Sunday 26th

  • Full Moon Workshop


    Our most popular workshop this Full Moon class is about photographing the landscape by the light of a full moon.

    You will be surprised at how much light there is on the landscape under a full moon, and you will LOVE your photos

    Suits the absolute beginner – yes you – you will need a tripod, but I can lend you one if you need

    September 2021
    Tuesday 21st


  • Formula’s


    Photography can be technical it can also be formulaic

    If you don’t want to learn too much technical stuff, this class if for you.

    Learn the ‘formula’s’, the settings for your camera to capture particular photographs like:

    • Astro Photography
    • Shooting the moon
    • Sports/Wildlife photography
    • Flower photography
    • Macro photography
    • ND Filter photography
    • Night street photography
    • Slow shutter during day and night photography
    • Indoor/real estate photography

    Learn the settings to take all these photos – learn the formula’s

    Saturday 19th

    Sunday 22nd

  • Beginners Class studio



    We’re back and we’re covid safe.

    This is our most popular class – our Beginners class

    This class suits the ABSOLUTE beginner

    It WILL make sense to you

    You WILL take better photos

    You don’t even need to know anything technical.

    This beginners is x3 classroom sessions (70mins each) and 1 sunset class at Rosebud Pier – time to be confirmed

    Our studio is located in Rosebud

    Choose the date you want. Selecting ONE date includes all classes and final sunset class.

    $150 (total for all 4 classes)

    There is a limit of 6 places due to social distancing

    Sunday’s 16, 23, 30 (2-3.15pm) ,
    Sunset class May 30 (after classroom session) at Rosebud Pier, 4 – 5.30pm

    Thursday’s 3, 10, 17 (7-8.15pm)
    Sunset class June 20, Rosebud Pier, 4 – 5.30pm

    Thursday evenings: July 29, August 5, 12, (7-8.15pm),
    15th – final sunset class Rosebud Pier (5-6.30pm)

    Thursday evenings: 2, 9, 16 (7-8.15pm)
    19th Sept, final sunset class at Rosebud Pier (5.30-7pm)

    Thursday evenings: Sept 30, Oct 7, 14 (7-8.15pm)
    17th Oct, final sunset class at Rosebud Pier (6.15 – 7.30pm)


  • Beginners class – HALF DAY


    This is our most popular class -Beginners learn how to photograph but delivered in half a day.

    You will learn:

    Depth of field
    Exposure Compensation

    For those who want to learn the basics of photography and what it takes to create a great photo.
    Colour handouts covering each area we learn throughout the session.

    Sunday 1st


    Sunday 5th

    Due to COVID19 we have very limited spots – ONLY 6 people in the studio

    Rosebud studio

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