About the Photography Portfolios, Printing and Presentation series

Through this 6-hours series, John Onderstall resumes where the Developing a Personal Style series ended, with an in-depth coverage of the photography portfolio. He discusses the principles and philosophies of photography portfolios while showing actual samples, as well as, creative ways to show off your work. The course further elaborates on the printing process, with practical tips on choosing the best papers and printers. The series concludes with the topics of Presentation and Framing.

Presented by

The Photography Portfolios, Printing and Presentation series is presented by fine-art and macro photographer John Fox. He is one of the most detailed and technically apt photographers in South Africa. John’s drive to uplift the standard and appreciation of photography as a credible art form in South Africa has led him to lecture on the subject. He works with DPC to develop and present course material on some of the more specialist subject matter. You can learn more about John by visiting his website at http://johnfox.co.za/

Key aspects

The most important aspects covered in the Portfolio, Printing and Presentation series:

The Photography Portfolio.

Online and digital portfolios.

Creative ways to present your portfolio, from digital format to printing.

Preparing your work for print (consistency and best practice).

Resizing for print.

Printing processes.

Choosing the best papers and media to show off your work.

Ensuring print longevity.

Mounting your work.


Practical tips on displaying and hanging your framed prints.

Introduction to Exhibitions.

Book for the complete Creative Photography Programme

The “Photography Portfolios, Printing and Presentation” series is one of four modules which can be completed separately or as part of the whole Creative Programme. Save 25% by registering for the complete programme in advance by following this link:

View the complete Creative Photography Programme

Course duration

2 Evening Classes (6 hours class time).


R900 per person paid in advance (EFT).

Snacks and beverages included.

Who is this course for?

This course is for any photographers who would like to show off their portfolios in a creative way and would like to learn more about printing, framing and displaying their photos for maximum visual impact.

Payment details

To book, complete the registration details below. Your registration will be secured only once payment has been received. Payment to be made via EFT or direct bank deposit. You are welcome to call us on 079 520-4436 for payment arrangements. Payments to be made out to:

  • DPC & Photo Tours, Standard Bank Current Account
  • Account no… 021 454 884
  • Branch Code 012645

Proof of payment to be emailed to info@dpc.co.za. Please use your name and the course name as the reference.

Upcoming Printing and Presentation series for 2019


The Campus

57 Sloan Street, Bryanston

  • 19:00 – 22:00

  • Part 1: 20 November

  • Part 2: 27 November