Photography Tuition

Brett Lees offers one on one tuition in many aspects of photography. The sessions are tailored to your interests and timed to suit your schedule.

Brett Lees

I have been involved in the photographic industry for over 20 years. Over that time I have owned and operated studios, shot hundreds of weddings, sold landscape and photographed everything from tiny products to huge construction sites. I am experienced in most aspects of photography and have won several awards in the Kodak Gold and NZIPP competitions.

Who should attend?

Anybody who wants a better understanding of photography and would like more interesting photographs from their camera.


  • Parents who would like better photos of their children
  • Students starting or attending University and need help with some specific issues
  • Photography hobbyists who would like to learn more
  • Aspiring professional photographers
  • Shooting your first wedding for a friend and just need some tips
  • Any camera owner wanting to enhance their skills and have photography as a second income
  • Anyone wanting to explore aspects of photography that they don't quite understand


  • Studio lighting
  • Outdoor photography using flash and fill flash
  • Learning to see ambient light and how to use it creatively
  • Photographing more interesting landscapes using creative composition and exposure techniques
  • Studio portraits
  • Outdoor portraits with natural light and fill flash
  • Selecting good areas for portraits
  • Photographing night lights and combining night light with sunsets
  • Organising and posing groups
  • What camera equipment to use
  • Composition and posing techniques
  • Post production tips and tricks
  • Using shutter speeds and apertures for effects
  • Plus many more


As the tuition is tailored to your requirements, the time can be arranged to suit you. It can be anything from one hour to a whole day. Sessions can be weekdays or weekday evenings and some weekends are available.


One on one tuition is $125.00 per hour.


Studio Location and post production are held at Unique Visions Studio, Shaw Road, Oratia.

Landscapes and night photography are usually held in the city or at one of our awesome West Coast beaches. Any number of subjects or locations can be chosen.


Phone: 09 813 3518


Mobile: 0274 913 061


Award Winning Photography:
Wedding, Engagement, Celebrations, Portrait, Commercial, Product
Phone: (09) 813-3519    Mobile: 027 491 3061