Learn the Art of Composition

In this course, we will unravel the art and science behind creating visually stunning and compelling photographs. Whether you’re a beginner or an enthusiast looking to elevate your skills, this course is designed to empower you with the knowledge and techniques to master the art of composition.



Support Material

This course comes with downloadable worksheets and comprehensive notes to enhance your learning experience. You also have the flexibility to schedule a Q&A session for any lingering questions or opt for an in-person follow-up class in Tauranga, Hamilton, or Auckland.


1-Year Access

You get 1 year to complete this course so you can come back to it whenever you need it! We know life is busy so if you are busy you can stop and come back whenever you can



We will dive deep into planning your photos, considering locations, models, clothes, time of the day and more! Amazing photos don't just happen, you have to make them happen!


Uncover the artistry of photography with our comprehensive Composition Course. From the basics of understanding composition to delving into intricate composition rules, this course is designed to transform your photography. You'll gain mastery in keeping horizons straight, applying the Rule of Thirds, and utilizing various elements like leading lines, foreground, and negative space. Elevate your portrait skills, learn the secrets of creating captivating ideas, and polish your style with our detailed modules. This course isn't just about taking pictures; it's about crafting visual stories that resonate with your audience.

All levels
297 NZD
+3 hours

Frequently Asked Questions

Information Hub

  • Understanding the basics of composition
  • Overview of the course structure
Composition Rules
  • Mastering the Rule of Thirds
  • Ensuring straight horizons in your shots
  • Exploring centered compositions
  • Using leading lines for dynamic images
  • Utilizing foreground elements
  • Creating frames within the frame
  • Understanding diagonals and triangles
  • Exploring patterns and textures
  • Filling the frame with impactful subjects
  • Embracing negative space for artistic effect
  • Applying simplicity and minimalism in your compositions
  • Playing with color palettes for visual impact
  • Applying the Rule of Space for engaging compositions
  • Guidelines for balancing elements in your scenes
  • Exploring the power of juxtaposition
  • Optimal settings for stunning portraits
  • Mastering portraits with the right lighting
  • Choosing the perfect cropping for impactful portraits
Creating Ideas and Shooting for Others
  • Developing your photography ideas
  • Finding inspiration for unique shots
  • Establishing your own signature style
  • Final video summarizing the course

  • Camera or phone
  • Laptop

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.