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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.


  • May 3, 2018 - May 4, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Ultimate Portrait Photography 2 Day Workshop Lincoln 3rd May - 4th May Guild of Photographers' Special - Save £100 Skilling Up This comprehensive hands-on workshop teaches you exactly what you need to know to shoot amazing portraits. During the course of two days, you will learn about and shoot a range of different styles (more…)


  • May 5, 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…)


  • May 6, 2018
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location Lighting Workshop Rutland Water 6th May 2018 The Workshop One of the questions I am most frequently asked is how to use flash to light a subject on location.This 3-hour, hands-on workshop is the answer to that question. Come along with just your camera and a selection of lenses and you will learn the (more…)

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Venice - May 2018

Venice is a city steeped in history, culture and romance – with endless photographic opportunities. It is like no other destination: unique and atmospheric. The iconic Basilica in St Mark’s Square, the Opera House, the maze of narrow winding walkways, gondolas gliding along the network of canals and the lovely arched stone bridges which allow you to traverse the floating city. Diversity enough in just this one location but our Photo Roadtrips always offer more. This is no exception.

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Live Demo at The Photography Show

Live Demo at The Photography Show The Photography Show is over and what a hectic four days it has been! Lots of great people and plenty to keep us busy on the stand but I thought I might just reflect here on Sunday’s talk and demo on the Live Stage. It...

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The Complete Photographer 5 Day Workshop

February 2018 - SOLD OUT

August 2018 - 1 Place Available

November 2018 - 3 Places Available

February/May/August/November 2019