We are truly a lucky bunch here in New Zealand, the country provides such a vast array of diversity in the landscape that for us photographers, it’s a dream to live here. New Zealand might look small on the map, but its amount of contrasting landscapes make it deceivingly large for any photographer, it can be terribly hard to choose where to head. To help, we like to keep you updated on the locations we visit with our tours and important things to remember to do once you’ve been. To inspire you to come to visit us, you can find out more via photography, videography and with in-depth information from our professional photographer tutors, locals based throughout the country. Have a look at some of our articles to find some inspiration to get yourself out there and shooting.



What are you Photographing?

Often while immersed in capturing a stunning landscape, bathed in beautiful warm light at sunset, a passer-by will stop to talk to me. The first and more than likely only question will typically be; “what are you photographing?” As if there is something that they are missing...
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Mt Ngauruhoe

Discovering Style and Vision

An Introduction to Style and Vision “How do we find our unique expression of the world, and how can we convey this to the viewer?” Achieving competence in photography is easy enough; with some basic technical understanding, almost anybody can create a good photograph. In the age...
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Top Locations for Long Exposure Photography in New Zealand

With Richard’s passion for long exposure photography and knowledge of the best spots in the country, he has put together a list of his favourite ten locations for long exposure photography in New Zealand.
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Togcast – Photography Podcast with Richard Young

Togcast – Photography Podcast with Richard Young Listen to New Zealand Photography Workshops tutor and founder Richard Young chatting to Paul Sanders from The Togcast – Photography Podcast about all things New Zealand, Workshops and Printing.
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The Importance of Printing

When was the last time you printed your work? Today in the world of digital photography, it seems that printing has become less popular among photographers. The trend toward sharing our images on digital devices and via social media platforms has taken over from the printed image...
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Shaun Barnett Interview with NZ Photographer Magazine

Evening light over Mt Fishtail and Pelorus valley from The Lookout, Bryant Range, Mt Richmond FP, Nelson Photo Shaun Barnett. NZPhotographer Magazine’s Interview with Shaun Barnett – issue 17, March 2019   Shaun, would you care to introduce yourself? I live in a...
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