Macro Photography


In our Macro course, we delve into the inner world of flowers, weeds, leaves, insects and water from a unique and exciting perspective. There’s a reason macro photography is one of the most popular forms of photography. It can be done anywhere, its fun and rewarding. All you need is a camera, a macro lens, close up filters or extension tubes, and a tripod. Join us! You’ll get as hooked as we are. If you’re already passionate, let us take you to the next level.

Course Available in: Calgary.

Important Information

Prerequisites: Digital Photography I – or equivalent knowledge (ask us if you’re unsure: 1-(888) 734 2641).

Time: 1pm – 4pm on just one day (dates below)


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    Location: Riley Park (April - October), Calgary Zoo (October - April)


What to bring: 

Camera, macro lens, close-up filters and/or extension tubes (if you have them), tripod.


If you’re not sure if this course is right for you, simply chat with us (below), contact us via email or phone +1 (888) 734-2641.

What will you learn?

  • Aperture settings
  • Depth of field
  • Using a macro lenses
  • Other macro equipment
  • Lighting
  • Composition techniques
  • Specialty techniques such as vignetting, image overlays, using water misters, and reflectors
  • Creating abstract images