Introduction to Photography

Learn how to focus stack your macro images on this 5-hour workshop or 3-hr private class! Learn how to use a macro focusing rail and how to do all the post production of it in Photoshop!


Small Group or Solo

We only teach small groups or one-on-one in order to ensure your individual learning needs are met through personalised attention.


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.

200 NZD - 350 NZD
Tauranga, Hamilton, Rotorua
3 - 5 hrs

Frequently Asked Questions

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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)

10:00am - 11:30am
11:30am - 2:30 pm
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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.