ACP Photographic Courses — Celebration of Photography

In January, the Australian Centre for Photography presents a five-day photography festival for passionate fans of photo media art. Gathering industry and artistic experts, the event will encompass a range of fun and engaging photography events including exhibitions, floor talks, master classes, portfolio reviews, screenings and an industry day. The ACP Lounge will be the hub of the event with tea and coffee provided, so come and check out what it’s all about.

For more information contact Photographic Courses Staff on 02 9332 0551 or email


Taking care of business – is your dream job a reality ??

Taking care of business – is your dream job a reality ??

To the uninitiated, a professional photographer spends 80% of their time travelling the world making fabulous pictures and 20% of their time getting "business stuff” organised – like it or not, the reality is the exact opposite. ()


Creative Learning Student Exhibition - Term 4 2011

Creative Learning Student Exhibition - Term 4 2011

DAY ONE | Saturday 21 January | 2pm - 5pm | FREE EVENT New work by Creative Learning students who have completed courses during Term 4 2011 is displayed within the gallery space. ()


Michael Waite, Silent and Still Exhibition

Michael Waite, Silent and Still Exhibition

DAY ONE | Saturday Jan 21 | 2pm-5pm | FREE EVENT Michael Waite has made black and white darkroom prints from vintage negatives that date from early to mid 20th century and various parts of the world. ()


ACP open day

ACP open day

DAY TWO | Sunday Jan 22 | 10am-4pm | Meet the tutors and have a look around the creative learning and gallery spaces at ACP. Please note bookings are essential for individual one on ones only. For general information and enquiries no booking required. ()


SEMINAR | Kelly-Ann Denton | Portraiture

SEMINAR | Kelly-Ann Denton | Portraiture

DAY TWO | Sun Jan 22 | 11:00am - 2:00pm | The history of the portrait in photography ()


SEMINAR | Garth Knight

SEMINAR | Garth Knight

DAY TWO | Sun Jan 22 | 3:00pm Experience some intimate time with one of Australia’s finest emerging photographic artists. ()


Oceans - Hopscotch Film Screenings

Oceans - Hopscotch Film Screenings

DAY TWO | Sun Jan 22 | 5:30pm | Oceans | Hopscotch Screening | FREE EVENT Nearly three-quarters of the Earth's surface is covered by water and Oceans boldly chronicles the mysteries that lie beneath. ()


FLOOR TALK - Michael Waite

FLOOR TALK - Michael Waite

DAY THREE | Mon Jan 23 | 2pm & 6pm | ACP tutor Michael Waite will guide you through his exhibition in the new Creative Learning Gallery dedicated to emerging artists. ()


WASTE LAND Hopscotch Films Screening

WASTE LAND Hopscotch Films Screening

DAY THREE | Mon Jan 23 | 7:00pm | WASTE LAND | Hopscotch Screening | FREE EVENT Nominated for a Best Documentary Academy award, Wasteland offers stirring evidence of the transformative power of art and the alchemy of the human spirit.
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ACP Industry Day

ACP Industry Day

DAY FOUR | Tue Jan 24 | 2pm-5pm & 6pm-9pm | FREE EVENT ()


Portfolio Review

Portfolio Review

DAY FIVE | Wed Jan 25 Want to have your work reviewed by the best photography industry professionals? ()


Late Night Gallery Opening

Late Night Gallery Opening

DAY FIVE | Wed Jan 25 | 6pm - 9pm | Join us for the first in a series of late night openings inspired by the underground New York bars of the 1980s, complete with chilled beats from... ()


ACP Membership Fee

ACP Membership costs $50, is valid for 1 year and entitles you to:

  • 10% discounts on all ACP catalogues and publications
  • Discounts at selected photographic stores and labs
  • Free use of the Library

Membership is mandatory for access to all Photographic Course department facilities and courses*.

*excluding Camera Craft 1, 2 and 3.