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Valerie Martin Photography

59 Old Barrenjoey Road | Avalon Recreation Centre, Avalon Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales, Australia
+61 410 166 329
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Best Travel Photography

Valerie has many years of experience in travel photography, it's on my bucket list to do some of... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
velvettestudio
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Sydney, Australia
Fantastic Photography Workshops and Photo Tours

I have signed up for a couple of Valerie's photography courses over the last few years and have... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2016
ktoopi
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Sydney, Australia
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Like to learn photography tips and tricks from a professional photographer. Learn how to get the best out of your camera,get off auto and explore the exciting possibilities in manual mode. A couple of unique workshops include Travel Photography at the Rocks and wildlife at the zoo held regularly in Sydney to inspire and spark your passion for photography.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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59 Old Barrenjoey Road | Avalon Recreation Centre, Avalon Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 410 166 329
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Valerie has many years of experience in travel photography, it's on my bucket list to do some of her photography tours. I've just been to some of her photography classes, she's a delight to be around and her gentle manner of teaching will show you...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

I have signed up for a couple of Valerie's photography courses over the last few years and have learnt an incredible amount from her, enabling me to take my photography to the next level. Valerie is such a wonderful and patient teacher, I never feel...More

1  Thank ktoopi
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I recently completed a photography course with Valerie having had no previous experience with a DSLR camera. Valerie was super patient with everyone and was just enthusiastic for them to learn and love photography as much as she does! The course was thoroughly enjoyable, fun...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

I have attended both group and private lessons with Val over approximately 5 years including 2 private tours. Her extensive knowledge and warm and engaging teaching style have taken me from being a novice DSLR photographer to feeling confident that I can always get the...More

1  Thank SunshineSally0
Reviewed 4 November 2016

I found Valerie's workshops to be very informative, relaxed and extremely helpful. I especially enjoyed the on-site workshop I was able to attend (doing Sydney city photography) that produced fantastic results.

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Booked into do a course with Valerie. Have actually done three, two solo and one with the hubbie. Valerie is very friendly & informative and goes out of her way to ensure that you enjoy the courses. Would recommend

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

I first met Valerie when I attended her "Beginner's Class for DSLRs". It was a small intimate group which meant lots of one-on-one attention - and the class was held over a number of weeks. After each lesson we were given notes and homework and...More

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Valeriemartin, Owner at Valerie Martin Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thanks for your comments, I feel you now understand your camera really well and you can concentrate on getting great photos. You have a very creative eye so look forward to seeing some great images from you in future on social media.

Reviewed 28 October 2016

Great introduction to photography and advanced photography course, Valerie Martin made the learning process easy and answered any questions asked, a great field trip to the Taronga Zoo and Warriewood waterfall, only reason I didn't give full marks was time management in the classroom, Friendly...More

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Valeriemartin, Owner at Valerie Martin Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thanks for your response and glad you enjoyed the courses you attended.

Reviewed 27 October 2016

Excellent photography teacher with years of knowledge and interesting artistic ideas. Defenateky improves your ability too take a much better photo.

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Valeriemartin, Owner at Valerie Martin Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Thanks for your lovely review, I felt you grasped the workings of the camera very quickly and enabled you to get off AUTO and into creative mode.

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CandyFloss65
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Response from Valeriemartin | Property representative |
Hi there, What sort of course are you interested in and what level of photography are you at? Once I know I can send you more details, also please send me your phone no so I can speak to you directly, thanks Valerie
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