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Nick Rains

Nick Rains is the Principal Instructor for Leica Akademie Australia. He brings thirty years of broad experience as a professional photographer to his role, and he remains a working photographer, shooting assignments around Australia and the rest of the world.

Nick is a Master of Photography with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) and is a National Judge at the annual Australian Professional Print Awards (APPA). In 2002 Nick was awarded Australian Geographic magazine’s Photographer of the Year and continues to shoot assignments for the magazine all around Australia.

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Nick is also a Leica Ambassador for the S System and shoots with the M System when he wants to travel light such as during a recent trip to Mongolia.

Post-production is another of Nick’s strengths, he is an acknowledged Photoshop and Lightroom expert and has been involved in teaching advanced courses in these two industry leading applications for the past five years. Nick is also a skilled printer, making fine prints for exhibitions and often takes on consulting roles with inkjet manufacturers. 

UPCOMING EVENTS

march

5mar7:00 pm- 11:00 pmLow Light - Sydney
11mar10:00 am- 4:00 pmLeica Rangefinder Photography
19mar11:00 am- 6:00 pmAvailable Light Portraiture - Geelong

april

8apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmPhoto Fundamentals - Sydney
9apr11:00 am- 5:00 pmPhoto Fundamentals - Melbourne
15apr11:30 am- 5:00 pmStreet Photography - Sydney
22apr - 23All DayFremantle with Jesse Marlow
23apr - 28All DayNew Zealand Photo Trip
30apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmPhoto Fundamentals - Brisbane

june

10jun10:00 am- 4:00 pmThe Next Step - Sydney
16jun - 21All DayUluru Photo Trip

july

23jul10:30 am- 5:00 pmDocumentary Photography - Brisbane
29jul10:30 am- 5:00 pmDocumentary Photography - Sydney
30jul10:30 am- 5:00 pmDocumentary Photography - Melbourne

october

1oct - 7All DayCambodia - Angkor Wat
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