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Workshops, courses and events

We run a comprehensive range of courses throughout the UK including skills and styles hands on workshops, one day seminars plus our highly acclaimed Portfolio Builder Days.

Seminars

One day seminars including the Lighting Masterclass and Video for Still Photographers. Courses are run at various locations through out the UK and in most cases include a comprehensive workbook.

Skills Workshops

One day workshops throughout the UK including Mastering Studio Lighting - The Essentials, Mastering Studio Lighting - Beyond The Basics, Mastering Speedlights, Creative Speedlights.

Styles Workshops

One day workshops throughout the UK including Mastering Dance Photography, The Art of Boudoir Photography, Mastering Art Nude Photography, Creating Hollywood Inspired Portraits.

Portfolio Builder Days

Put your skills into practice on our one day PBDs. These highly acclaimed photoshoot experience days include dance, fashion and other themed shoots with professional models in stunning locations.


  • Full day course inc lunch
    January 26, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Do you photograph people? If you shoot weddings, portraits, fashion, experienced models, inexperienced sitters - the way you pose your subjects will make or break a shot. Understanding what will work in any given situation is as important as understanding your camera. That is exactly what this course gives you. From the Top During the (more…)


  • January 27, 2018
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Workshop An intensive one day workshop aimed at those who would like to learn and develop their knowledge of studio lighting. Mastering Studio Lighting, the Essentials will get you up and running on the basics of studio lighting. The format of the course is a hands-on workshop with classroom sessions in the morning and practical photo (more…)


  • February 18, 2018
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Workshop Following on from Mastering Studio Lighting Essentials this workshop introduces multi light set-ups, working with gels and much more.  This workshop is aimed at those who are familiar with studio lighting, there is a quick review of the topics covered in part one to make sure everyone is up to speed. Equipment used (more…)


  • 5 Day Workshop
    February 21, 2018 - February 25, 2018
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Complete Photographer Workshop Lincoln 21st February - 25th February 2018 For full details of what is include please see the course description HERE A huge turning point for me this year was Andrew's Complete Photographer course. Eat, sleep, drink photography - it was fantastic 😀 Is this you? You have a camera and you have (more…)

One 2 One, mentoring and bespoke training

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The West Coast of Ireland - April 2018

The land of coastline, castles and rocky wilderness, this spectacularly diverse part of Ireland is a gift for photographers. From the mountains, forests and lakes of the Connemara National Park to the magnificent beaches and tiny harbours which fringe the wild Atlantic, the scene before you is truly inspirational. Derelict cottages and castles pepper the landscape and we are free to explore en route, stopping wherever and whenever we wish to capture the moment.

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Venice Fly ‘n’ Shoot

Christmas is great and I don’t want to wish the holiday season away but… I really can’t wait to get started on our programme of 2018 photography trips! People often say to me that they’d love to do a Roadtrip but they just can’t spare the time. That got me...

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Black Friday 2017 Mega Deal!

BLACK FRIDAY MEGA DEALS All offers are first come first served and expire at midnight November 26th 25% off all workshops at Saracen House, Milton Keynes. Use the code SARACENBLACK at checkout. Jan  27th Mastering Studio Lighting...

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Overpowering the African sun with Profoto B1s

Photo courtesy of Vicky Street This was my fifth year at South Africa’s Photo and Film Expo so you might be excused for thinking that there’s not much more I can tell you about the experience. But no. This year’s Expo was rather different. Instead of the...

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The Complete Photographer 5 Day Workshop

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