The current situation with Covid-19 is changing the way we learn and interact with each other and CREATIVE-LIVE will offer you a fun, exciting, informative and inspiring series of on-line learning opportunities.
To join our sessions, you will need ZOOM installed; a computer or laptop with a microphone and camera (or at least a microphone) so we can interact.
The webinars will be live online. Once you join an event through Eventbrite, a link will be sent to you at least 6 hours before the event and by simply clicking on the link, you will be able to download free, the ZOOM app (if you don’t already have it installed) and join the session.
Browse through our exciting series of events and keep tuned as we will be expanding our offerings from time to time. Nick will also be offering a series of freebies for your enjoyment. Enjoy.
Nick Melidonis is an AIPP Master photographer with 5 gold bars and is regarded as one of Australia’s foremost landscape and travel photographers and educators. Previous to becoming an AIPP photographer, he co-founded the ‘Integra Consulting Group’ and spent 17 years as a corporate trainer. He is also a Licentiate with the AIPP.
11th June | Thursday | 7.00pm - 8.00pm AWST
As a regular judge at many camera clubs, Nick often discusses the use of third- party software to quickly and effectively enhance aspects of an image. In this fun, one- hour, relaxed session, Nick selects his favourite third party software and demonstrates it with images to illustrate when and how the software should be used.
18th June |16th July| 20th August | Thursdays | 7.00pm – 9.00pm AWST
A Creative Forum is an interactive evening session with a max of 7 photographers who want to advance their techniques; knowledge of software; develop their personal creative work and to deepen their aesthetic eye. Participants send in their files; workflow process will be discussed and demonstrated so participants can understand what creative aspects they need to consider to realise their vision. The finished working files will then be sent back to the participants. This will be a monthly event.
$39 per session
20th June | Saturday | 2.00 pm - 3.30pm AWST
Do you want to excel at capturing landscape images with impact and feeling? Nick is a triple ‘AIPP Australian Landscape Photographer of the Year’ and has spent a lifetime in the field capturing and crafting emotive landscape images. In this informative, interactive and fun session, he shares his experiences and knowledge about how he sees and shoots in the field.
25th June|Thursday |6th August – Thursday| 7.00pm - 8.00pm AWST
Would you like to receive some informative, friendly and constructive critique on some of your images? Join Nick on this fun one- hour session as he not only provides some positive and practical feedback on images submitted, but also, he will use standard software to provide a quick edit. You will be surprised what you will see before your eyes.
4th July | Saturday | 2.00pm - 3.30pm AWST
Once you capture a great landscape image, how do you interpret and edit your file to achieve the vision of what you saw and felt at the time of capture? Creative personal editing is an art, and makes the difference between an ordinary and extraordinary image. In this interactive and fun Zoom webinar, Nick will share with you, options on how to interpret your work and make the ‘essence’ of the image ‘sing and shine’.
9th July | Thursday | 7.00pm - 8.00pm AWST
a RAW file out of your camera always looks flat and uninteresting. In this free event, Nick demonstrates how intuitive Lightroom is and how an image can be transformed easily to gain impact with just a few clicks.
18th July| Saturday | 2.00pm - 3.30pm AWST
Please note date change from 25th July to 18th July, same times due to 'Photo Live' schedule that weekend.
Ask travellers what they remember most about their journeys and invariably, it’s the people they’ve met and interacted with along the way. Capturing great travel portraits is a skill and art we need to master. Top up with a wine or a coldie and share with Nick the secrets to travel portraits with the ‘WOW’ factor.
1st August| Saturday | 2.00pm - 3.30pm AWST
Top up with a wine or a coldie and share with Nick, the secrets to emotive travel images of your journeys that will grace your travel books; tell a story and increase your chances of selling and publishing.