Introduction to Macro Focus Stack

Learn how to focus stack your macro images on this 4-hr private class! Learn how to use a macro focusing rail and how stack them in post production with Photoshop.


Solo or with a friend

You can learn on a one on one class or if you have a friend who would like to learn the same, we can arrange a class for 2 (a discount can be applied for 2 people class).


Support Material

We provide notes, access to the materials taught in class, and are happy to assist you with advice and feedback on an ongoing basis.


One Day Commitment

Learn everything you need to know in one day! We value your time and believe our approach is the best way to learn photography.


This workshop is designed for people who already know how to use their cameras in Manual Mode and that have basic knowledge or familiarity with Lightroom or Photoshop.

$400 NZD PP
Tauranga and Rotorua (travel fee of $40 for Rotorua)
4 hrs

Frequently Asked Questions

Would you like to know more about what you’ll learn? Are you curious about how the class is planned?
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Theory of Macro Focus Stacking
  • Equipment
  • Lighting
  • Colour Palette
  • Steps in Photoshop
  • How to use Gear (Macro focus stacking rail and camera settings)

1.5 hrs
2 hrs
0.5 hrs
Practical Module

  • Camera
  • Macro lens or macro adapter or macro suitable equipment
  • Charged Batteries
  • Empty Memory Card
  • Lunch
  • Steady Tripod
  • Artificial light (only if you have)

The Wanderer Photographer



Coni is a Tauranga-based professional photographer who loves nature, hiking, and travelling. Her combined passions took her across Asia to pursue creative photography projects that were subsequently exhibited in New Zealand.

An experienced instructor with a teaching background and a bachelor’s degree in primary education, Coni founded The Wanderer Photographer to share her years of experience in photography with those keen to learn.