Macro Photography Course

For Experienced Beginners & Enthusiasts

Macro Photography Course Introduction

Macro Photography Course

Come into our world of Macro Photography Course to open up your senses & get lost into this whole new world that our naked eyes can’t see. Once mastered, this is one of the techniques that will bring you the most satisfaction as a photographer. In the Macro world, all things become ‘larger than life! You learn to see all things from a different perspective. When you learn to see all things macro, you open up your vision. Dare to see things differently!

Why wait? Learn how to use different photographic equipment, techniques to bring yourself into the macro vision with Pictorial’s Macro Photography Course.

Macro Photography Course Outline

Theory Session

  • Introduction to Macro Photography.
  • Introduction to Macro Accessories.
  • Choosing The Best Camera/Lens Combination.
  • Understanding Your Camera Capability to Produce Macro Images.
  • Using the Right Settings for Macro. Auto vs Manual Mode.
  • Understanding Depth of Field, its Effects and Limitation.
  • Using Ambient and Artificial Lightings.
  • Preparation of Camera Equipment and Photographer.
  • Choosing and Preparation of Subjects.
  • Tips to Get Better Pictures.
  • Camera Equipment Maintenance.

Outdoor Shooting I

  • Knowing the Location.
  • The Dos and Don’ts When Doing Macro Photography.
  • Choosing Your Subject In Its Nature Environment.
  • Techniques To Approach Your Subjects.
  • Choosing Of Camera Settings.
  • Practical Use of Ambient Lightings and Making Use Of Subjects’ Surroundings.
  • Correct Usage of Supporting Equipment.
  • Using Full Manual Focus (MF) Vs AF.
  • Focusing techniques When Capturing Live Subjects.
  • Applying Compositions & Framing Techniques.
  • Depth Of Field (DOF) Control.

Outdoor Shooting II

  • Knowing Your Equipment & Lenses Limits.
  • Advanced Techniques Using DOF Control.
  • Basic Use Of Artificial Fill-in Lightings.
  • Techniques to Overcome Difficult Environment Elements.
  • Learn To Be Creative On-The-Spot.
  • Tips & Guides to Help You Grow.
  • Q&A

Course Details

Area Of Photography Covered


No. of Sessions

1 Outdoor Theory & 2 Outdoor Practical Sessions

Course Schedule

  • 2nd Session: Singapore Botanic Gardens (Outdoor) – 2 hours
  • 3rd Session: Hort Park, Visitor’s Centre (Outdoor) – 2 hours


Group sessions aren’t available


1 on 1 Private session are available daily: Tuesday – Sunday


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Misc. Information

  • Full Flexibility On Re-Scheduling, When You Need To Travel¬†or Due To Personal Commitments
  • Mandarin Speaking Available

Course Fees

Private 1-1 (Date/Time Flexibility/Focus On Individual Learning & Camera Understanding) – $375 For 3 Sessions, Bring Another Friend For $125


Suitable For

Close Up & Macro Lover


Course Requirement:

  • All Mirrorless or DSLR Camera
  • Macro Lens
  • Tripod