For a whole week during the July school holidays (Wellington) or October school holidays (Christchurch), the students are immersed in the fun world of photography. They will learn portraiture, lighting, still life and lots more to help them become a better photographer.
National Scout Photography Schools (NSPS) are the only photography schools of this type in New Zealand for young people. The schools are open to Scouts and Venturers interested in digital photography.
Students will also visit and talk to other professional photographers.
Cost: Approximately $600 (to be confirmed) which includes accommodation, food, materials, access to camera & computer equipment.
Next Schools: (the 2017 Wellington Photography school is now fully booked)
Christchurch - Sunday 1 - Sunday 9 October 2017 (First week of school holidays)
Wellington - Sunday 8 - Sunday 15 July 2018 (First week of school holidays)
Students should aim to arrive at any time between 10am and 1pm to check-in. Opening Ceremony 1.30pm. Lunch is provided if you are on site.
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