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Photography for Kids – School Holiday Workshop

Photography for Kids – School Holiday Workshop

Photography For Kids – 3 hour school holiday workshop.

A fun, educational Kids workshop that teaches the fundamentals of Photography for kids aged 8 and up!

Learn a bunch of great tips from one of the YMCA’s portrait photographers, Russ Tatlow

Topics covered:

  • Understanding your camera
  • Fundamentals of taking photos
  • Composition
  • Using light to your advantage
  • Practical photo challenge

This is a great program for young budding photographers to build their basic skills to take better photos.  In this 3 hour program, kids will get the opportunity to photograph each other and also be part of an outdoor walk around photo challenge.

This is a non-technical workshop that will focus on the basics of taking photos.  Participants can attend the workshop with as little as a phone camera.

About the program leader: 

Russ Tatlow is a portrait photographer who specialises in sports, dance and animal portraiture.  He regularly works with the Tasmanian Youth Classical Ballet Company,
Figure Skating Tasmania, House of Dance and has covered some of Tasmanian largest events for the Cancer Council, Amnesty International and the YMCA of Hobart – he is an
emerging member of the AIPP and is involved with two local Tasmanian photography businesses.


Active Primary Kids – After School Program

Active Primary Kids – After School Program

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Kids Sensory Friendly Sessions

Kids Sensory Friendly Sessions

Y-Kids Party & Play are happy to announce a sensory friendly program. We will have lowered lighting, no music, a quiet break space and we can even turn off the jumping castle on request. Great for kids with sensory issues or those who get overwhelmed easily with loud noises and crowded environments. Sessions are held… Read more…

School Holidays – Kids Ninja Fit

School Holidays – Kids Ninja Fit

YMCA School Holidays – Kids Ninja Fit is here! Designed for kids aged 6-12 to have fun with a fitness obstacle course and challenging circuit. Great to keep kids active during the school holiday. Coordinated by PT Jayden, the program also includes activities such as Box Fit, Functional Training, Interval Training, and Spin Cycling. One… Read more…

School Holiday Mountain Bike Skills Program

School Holiday Mountain Bike Skills Program

School Holiday Junior Mountain Bike Skills Program 2 Programs – Beginners and Intermediate Level For kids 8 and up! Learn the finer points of riding your mountain bike with MTB Coach, Jodie Willett. Two programs that cover basic techniques in cornering, clearing obstacles, climbing, descending, along with a new intermediate level program  covering techniques for… Read more…

After School Golf Day 2018

After School Golf Day 2018

An after schools golf event designed for kids to get a taste of playing the sport in a real world situation – with no experience.  All gear provided!    Bookings essential – limited numbers! Read more…

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