Get behind-the-scenes of our state-of-the-art film processing lab. This is your chance to see the darkroom and our three dip-and-dunk film processors! Carly Michael, our Imaging Services Manager, will show your where your film is processed, scanned and where your photos are printed!
For over 25 years, Gavin’s personal and creative approach has earned him a reputation of producing truly outstanding images for the advertising, editorial and corporate markets delivered with excellent customer service.
Gavin will present a Seminar where you will learn the professional lighting techniques of a renowned photographer without bulky equipment. Gavin will be talking about his work, his techniques, and will explain a few of his shots in depth with lighting diagrams.
Multi Award winning photographer Ian van der Wolde (Hon.FAIPP, M.Photog II) is a leading Melbourne based commercial photographer with over 28 years continued industry experience. Ian will share his knowledge of the latest tools and techniques in lighting.
Ian will have a studio located on Level 1 and will run Mini Sessions throughout the day.
Eddie will provide you with a overview of the factors involved in flying your new drone safely, whilst having an enjoyable experience and knowing about the applicable CASA (Civil Aviation Safety Authority) regulations.
He will cover a broad cross section of fundamental drone flight knowledge and the related technology's keeping your camera and drone safely airborne. Fear of losing, fear of crashing, damage, fear of regulations are all common fears.
Drones are now readily available in all price ranges and sizes, more and more people are considering the purchase of one for their business or for fun. This workshop will cover basic information to assist overcoming your drone fears. Additional topics include types of drones, fail-safe drone features, regulations, safety and filming with a drone.
After shooting with DLSR gear for over 20 years, Mark made the move to mirrorless and has transitioned to using Sony Alpha mirrorless cameras exclusively in his work. Not only does mirrorless gear lighten your load in the outdoors, mirrorless cameras offer some distinct advantages over traditional DSLRs.
In this presentation, Mark will show how you can use these advantages to expand your creative boundaries with photography and he’ll shed light on the specific gear and methods he uses in his own fast moving style of outdoor, adventure and travel photography.
Megan Lewis is a Walkley award winning Photographer, author, public speaker and Fujifilm X Ambassador with over 20 years experience in the industry.
Megan will talk about her latest personal work and including assignments with Fujifilm’s XF23mm Lens and her short movie 'Heels of Heart' – perceptions and questions
As we get ready to host Melbourne's Photo Show this Saturday we thought we would take our Facebook Live Promos to greater heights and broadcast live from a drone!!
We plan to do more live drone broadcasts on Facebook during Melbourne's Photo Show, but you really are going to want to come in person to catch all the excitement.
So if you have never had a chance to watch a professional fly a drone and are keen to learn about all the unique usage cases (other than fun) for drones, be sure to join us this Saturday at michaels camera for our Live Drone Demos (weather permitting).
Our experts will be happy to get you up to speed will all the new drone developments so that you can lose your fear of flying and jump on the drone train for this holiday season.
See the latest camera releases
Product specials and much, much more....
John Warkentin who is a novice drone pilot from the michaels camera Social Media Team takes the DJI Mavic Pro for a very simple indoor test flight and demonstrates the tracking mode as he walks around it while it hovers. John is a complete novice drone user.
Check the video.
DJI released an official apology to all consumers who pre-ordered the eagerly awaited Mavic Pro
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From DJI -
Dear DJI Customers: .....
Nikon’s eagerly awaited entry into the 360 degree VR market is very close at hand!
The Nikon KeyMission 360 is the first of a new breed of Action Cameras that Nikon expects to open up a huge new market for the brand in the coming years. They have big plans for this line and it is obvious they have GoPro in their sites as they stake their claim in both the VR and Action Camera market in one fell swoop.