Learn More About Photography
with Don Hildred

BA (Hons) USQ, AssocDipPhoto (Hons) QCA

What we have on offer!

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Don has taught over 2,000 students through his photography courses in Toowoomba, workshops and tours in Australia and New Zealand.

Imparting his 30-plus years of experience as a professional Photographer, Don’s students have learnt to better understand their cameras and capture amazing images.

Design your own course to better achieve your desired outcomes by corresponding with Don, or simply choose from one of our popular photography and photo-editing courses on offer listed below.

Catering for complete beginners to advanced level students in the Toowoomba and South East Queensland areas.

Specialising in one-on-one private lessons at Picnic Point Cafe or a location of your choosing, your home or office in the Toowoomba area.

Ensuring a safe learning environment, Don has had both his Covid-19 injections and his Flu shot for 2021. He is also a current holder of a Blue card. This requires screening, ongoing monitoring and risk management for the protection of those under the age of 18.

Delivery Methods

Private Lessons


Relax, and enjoy the significant benefits of a one-on-one private tuition lesson to gain the most from your valuable time.


Photography courses

Can be organised for up to 20 people in and around Toowoomba, and South East Queensland with 2 weeks’ notice.

Flexible Hours

Private lessons

Are traditionally held over a 3 hour period. Alternatively, you can have hour-by-hour lessons, or held over different days.

Private Lessons

Kids Photography course with Don Hildred

Kids Photography course

Cost – $150.00
Course – 3 hours

All mad keen young photographers are welcome to learn about their cameras in a safe & friendly environment. School holidays & Weekends.

Camera Basics course with Don Hildred

Camera Basics course

Cost – $150.00
Course – 3 hours

Just bought a new camera? Then our beginner’s photography course is just right for you! Learn to understand your Compact, DSLR or Mirrorless camera.

Manual Exposure course with Don Hildred

Manual Exposure course

Cost – $150.00
Course – 3 hours

Wanting to advance your skills and get off the Auto settings? Learn how to explore what’s possible using the Manual, & Creative Priority Mode settings.

Private Lessons

Photo-editing lessons with Don Hildred.

Photo-editing lessons

Cost – $50.00 (p.h)
Course – 1 to 3 hours

Want to “WOW” your images! Then let Don guide you through the essential post-processing techniques required to get the best from Adobe Photoshop CC and Lightroom Classic.

Purchase a Gift Vouchers from Don Hildred.

Gift Vouchers

Cost – $150.00
Course – 3 hours

Surprise your loved one with a Private Photography Gift Voucher. Current for 1 year from date of purchase. Includes Camera Basics, Master Manual Exposure and Kids Photography lessons.

Arrange a photography consulting session with Don Hildred.

Consulting session

Cost – $50.00 (p.h)
Course – 1 to 3 hours

Let’s sit down and chat about your photography needs. Covering what camera to buy, which post-processing software best suit your needs, etc. At your home, office or coffee shop.

Contact Don today!

To answer all your Private Lesson and Workshop enquiries

Mobile: 0437 828 418

Email: Contact us

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