Short Courses

How to Create a Photobook

This course is designed to assist those who are computer literate and proficient in a range of programmes, to create a Photobook. Members will be guided through the process and assisted in developing a Photobook of their choice.


  1. Introduction – 1×1 hour session for 10 members
  2. Workshops – 2×1 hour workshop per group of 5 members (4 workshops in total)


Participants will need to bring a laptop to each session. Windows only for this initial course and should have their own virus protection installed.

A specific programme will be used however there are other programmes that can be recommended. Publishing/printing these books will be at participants own expense.


You must be computer literate – be able to connect to Internet, competent in uploading photos and image manipulation and creating and saving files.


Helen Carlson


To join this course, log into UMAS, find the course and click the box next to the name, then finalise your enrollment.

Samples of Photobooks

Be Connected

Be Connected is an Australia wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. We have online learning resources as well as a Network of community partners – the Be Connected Network – who offer support so you can develop your digital skills and confidence. Find a local place for friendly help and advice, or join the Network to help others.

We can help get you started on the internet and to use your smartphone, computer or device. Discover a world of entertainment online, video call friends and family, set up MyGov account or order groceries to be delivered – even if you’ve never used a computer before!

What to bring

Bring your phone, tablet or laptop. Internet connection and assistance to setup is available. We also have 2 tablets for use if necessary.