OSHAWA
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP

Upcoming Events

Light Painting (playing with light)

Light Painting (playing with light)

Sunday 01 October
Oshawa Centre - 7pm - 2 Hours
This meetup will focus on the process of light painting along with additional accessories needed or suggested for light painting.This workshop will be open to photographers of all levels however it will provide value to entry-level photographers the most as it will focus on the process of light painting along with additional accessories needed or suggested for light painting. We'll start out with a simple light source and then we'll slowly move up to multiple sources along with exposing your subject
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$43      
Sunset Photography Meetup

Sunset Photography Meetup

Sunday 15 October
Lakeview Park Ave - 5:30pm - 2 Hours
Learn how to use the proper settings to capture a beautiful sunset. Beyond just being a natural phenomenon, the setting of the sun symbolizes many things to a variety or people and cultures. The setting of the sun represents the completion of a day's work, so it represents the opportunity to rest.
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$43      
Colors of Autumn Meetup

Colors of Autumn Meetup

Sunday 22 October
Lakeview Park Ave - 2pm - 2 Hours
Join us for a captivating photography experience as we celebrate the vibrant and enchanting Colors of Autumn! As nature's palette transforms into a mesmerizing array of warm hues, this photography meetup is the perfect opportunity to capture the beauty of the season. During this event, we will embark on a journey to capture the essence of this magical time of year. Whether you're a seasoned photographer or just starting out, this meetup welcomes enthusiasts of all skill levels.
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$43      

Architecture Photography

Architecture Photography

Sunday 05 November
Centre St South - 10am - 2 Hours
Dive into the fascinating world of architectural photography with us. Explore how to document a city's unique personality, whether it's your hometown or a new vacation locale. Learn the art of capturing not just a building's structural design, but also creating aesthetically pleasing images that resonate with viewers. Our aim is to enable you to 'make' photographs, not just 'take' them. Join us for an immersive session where you will gain insight on how to understand architectural photography better. Discover techniques on how to capture impressive photographs of architecture and learn about the ideal camera settings to use for optimal results. Enhance your skills and turn everyday buildings into extraordinary photographs.
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$43      
Low Light Photography Meetup

Low Light Photography Meetup

Sunday 19 November
Oshawa Centre - 3pm - 2 Hours
Get ready to embark on a magical journey into the world of Low Light Photography at our upcoming meetup. If you've ever been captivated by the allure of dimly lit scenes and the artistry of shadows, this event is tailor-made for you. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced photographer, you'll find endless inspiration in the challenge of capturing beauty in the dark. Our experienced instructor will be on hand to share wisdom and techniques for mastering the art of low light photography. Gain valuable insights, tips, and tricks that will elevate your skills to new heights.
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$43      
Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Sunday 03 December
Simcoe Street South - 10am - 3 Hours
Ready to learn more about your camera and get out of automatic exposure? Now is your chance! Join us as we break down your camera to help you learn about shutter speed, aperture, ISO and how these settings affect your exposure. We will then put your new knowledge to the test with the guidance of a professional photographer.
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$94      

Nearby Photography Groups

Street Photography Meetup

Street Photography Meetup

Sunday 01 October
Kensington Market - 11am - 2 Hours
Toronto Photography Group
People, cafes, vendors, street merchants, buskers, historic buildings, art installations and much more. The power of observation underpins the art of great street photography. Learning to "see" interesting detail is a practised skill and we introduce you to easy methods that will open your photographer's eye and expose you to a world that is alive with detail. The most rewarding part of the class is learning how to approach interesting people and have them willingly pose for you. We will also go over settings, focusing techniques and lens choices common to street photography to help us capture those random chance encounters.
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$43      
Natural Light Portraits

Natural Light Portraits

Sunday 08 October
Grafitti Alley - 11am - 2 Hours
Toronto Photography Group
This meet-up will explore how we can take beautiful portraits using natural light and backgrounds. We will explore how to recognise flattering light and how to manipulate it whilst shooting in a less controlled environment than a studio. We will explore how we can work collaboratively with our subject to achieve a portrait that captures their personality and style. We will also look at posing and setting your subject at ease. Technical learning points will include accurate focusing and metering for skin tones. A model is present during the session.
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$57.34      
Abstract Photography

Abstract Photography

Sunday 15 October
Art Gallery of Ontario - 11am - 2 Hours
Toronto Photography Group
Abstract photography involves capturing a subject in a way that renders it either partially or completely unrecognizable, emphasizing instead on the interplay of shapes, colors, and form. In this workshop, we will explore the art of creating striking and thought-provoking images through the use of abstraction. Our experienced instructor will guide you through the process of understanding and applying the principles of abstract photography, including composition, color, and texture. We will cover topics such as finding inspiration in everyday objects, experimenting with different angles and perspectives.
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$43      

Outdoor Portraits

Outdoor Portraits

Sunday 29 October
Trinity Bellwoods Park - 11am - 3 Hours
Toronto Photography Group
This meetup goes over some basic dos and don'ts for posing and looks at issues to do with shooting in daylight for the best results. Included are: shooting different body types, men, women and shooting with strong sunlight and shooting in shade, and designing your background (composition). On this meet,up you are encouraged to bring along family or friends as models. You will preferably need a normal, 85mm or longer lens, or a zoom. If you have a wide-angle this can also be used as we will be also looking at environmental portraits. This is the perfect meetup to learn how to take the perfect portraits of family and friends.
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$43      
Black and White Photography

Black and White Photography

Sunday 05 November
Gooderham Building - 11am - 2 Hours
Toronto Photography Group
Unearth the beauty of monochrome with an in-depth course on Black and White Photography. Learn what makes a riveting Black and White photograph as we dive deep into the world of contrast and textures. Explore the camera perspective and the captivating process of creating Black and White images either through the camera or post-production. Draw inspiration from the curated samples and engage in carefully designed exercises to refine your skills. This course is crafted to elevate the advanced learner who has a good understanding of basic photography and camera controls. Transform your visuals. Discover the power of Black and White.
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$43      
Sunset Photography Meetup

Sunset Photography Meetup

Sunday 12 November
Sir Issac Brock Bridge - 7:30pm - 2 Hours
Toronto Photography Group
Join us for an immersive event where you'll master the art of capturing the stunning visuals that a breathtaking sunset has to offer. It's more than just a natural event, a sunset signifies the close of a day's hard work and ushers in the tranquility of rest. This profound symbolism can be depicted through the profound art of photography; learn how to articulate your perspective through the lens. Discover the optimal settings and techniques to bring the beauty of this magnificent daily spectacle to life in your photos.
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$43      

Mobile Photography Meetup

Mobile Photography Meetup

Sunday 26 November
High Park - 11am - 2 Hours
Toronto Photography Group
Discover helpful tips to learn how to take good photos with a phone. Take your smartphone photography game from good to great with these tips and examples.
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$43      
ABOUT OSHAWA
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP
Come along to our photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.

Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!

We run two hour photography sessions based on a photography theme/technique/style and they take place in various locations in Oshawa.

  • New to photography? We also run a popular 3 hour Beginners Guide to Photography Class once a month. And once in a while we will run special niche 3 hour classes, for example, Astrophotography - so do subscribe to our newsletter to know when the next on is!

  • Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from beginners to keen amateurs. The photography instructor is there to help you with camera settings and provide any advice you need.

  • What to bring? We recommend bringing a camera that has full manual mode or semi-manual modes (Aperture or Shutter Priority). Compact cameras and smartphones also welcome!

    The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.

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    Got a question? Try our FAQ.
  • PHOTOS
    Oshawa Photography Group
    2023-08-30
    Title or Location: From my backyard garden in Courtice
    My husband bought me this flower for Mother's Day 2023 the Passion Flower to express his love for me??
    Credit: Krystal Anderson
    Facebook: Krystal Andwrson
    Instagram: AndersonStudios

    Wollongong Photography Group
    2023-09-28
    Title or Location: King Parrot calling card.
    I spotted this King Parrot feather in my yard after a night of showers. The water droplets only added to its beauty.
    Credit: Bla Andbla
    Oshawa Photography Group
    2023-08-20
    Title or Location: Pinery Provincial Park
    My wife and I went for a walk on the Nipissing Trail early one morning and this just caught my eye.
    Credit: Derrick Webber
    Facebook: Dlwebber

    St Albans Photography Group
    2023-09-27
    Title or Location: Milton Keynes
    I took my son to see an old friend because he wanted to play with wire wool and try and get some "cool" pictures. We also took some led masks with us too. Was an eventful night and I'm sure somewhere along the line will see the rest of the results here
    Credit: PhotosByBealsey
    Facebook: PhotosByBealsey
    Instagram: PhotosByBealsey

    Oshawa Photography Group
    2023-08-14
    Title or Location: Newcastle ON
    After the heavy rains it suddenly got so hot. The squirrels were running up and down enjoying the ground nuts ? we threw for them. Looks like this one got tired and was relaxing which looked so cute and worth a picture ?
    Credit: Marie
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mariegirl1
    Instagram: http://instagram.com/mariealmeidam
    Portland Photography Group
    2023-09-27
    Title or Location: Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest
    Portland Photography Group shoot @ Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest (with Ann moving the light stick)
    Credit: Carlton Ward
    Instagram: redjelly39

    Oshawa Photography Group
    2023-08-13
    Title or Location: Newcastle ON
    Relaxing after the heavy rains and we see our good friend, the squirrel in a pose that couldn't have been any better for a hot afternoon ?
    Credit: Marie
    Colchester Photography Group
    2023-09-25
    Title or Location: Hylands house
    This photo was taken at hylands house back in 2017 at 4.30pm for me its right place right time ...
    Credit: Wayne Fowler
    Facebook: Mr F photos
    Oshawa Photography Group
    2023-08-05
    Title or Location: Renfrew ontario
    The sunset and a man and his best friend
    Credit: Sandee McCullough

    Ocala Photography Group
    2023-09-24
    Title or Location: Wildwood, Florida - just South of Ocala
    I live near the water. As I worked in my garden, this eagle landed near the water's edge. It stayed long enough for me to grab my good old Cannon Rebel and I was able to capture several images with my 200mm lens. The bird seemed to have no fear of me. I moved slowly peacefully towards it and I ended up about 25' away. I did not want to scare it, so I only captured a few images. When I had finished, the bird remained here for quite some time. It was an amazing experience. I did crop the image to
    Credit: Cathy Popiel
    Oshawa Photography Group
    2023-07-30
    Title or Location: Lakeview Park Pier, Oshawa, Ontario
    The HMCS Moncton paid a visit to Oshawa in July, 2018. Nikon D750, 240-120mm lens @24mm, f/22, 1/60 sec, ISO 100. I manually focused to approximately 6 feet at f/22 for maximum depth of field.
    Credit: Ian Lockwood
    Facebook: Jordan Qato
    Sacramento Photography Group
    2023-09-24
    Title or Location: Vancouver Aquarium, Vancouver BC, Canada
    The Baron's Green Racer Snakeis a species of rear-fanged venomous snake. The species is endemic to South America. Shot with my Nikon Z8 Z24-120 4.0 processed with Photoshop Topaz
    Credit: John P Simpson

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