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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.


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.

  • October 22, 2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mastering Dance Photography  Johannesburg 22nd October 2017   The Workshop Do you want to recreate the beauty and frisson of dance? Freeze those dramatic leaps at the critical point in time? Capture the frenzy of dancing feet as they shimmer cross the floor? In short, tell (more…)

  • October 23, 2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mastering Dance Photography  Johannesburg 23rd October 2017   The Workshop Here is a one-day workshop aimed at photographers who want to learn to capture the beauty, drama and frisson of dance, both in the studio and live on stage. It is aimed at photographers who already have a solid grasp of their camera controls and (more…)

  • October 28, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    - A one day masterclass held within the Ticket Pro Dome during Photo & Film Expo 2017. Price include FREE admission to the Expo on Saturday 25th.

A masterclass presented by four industry professionals at Photo & Film Expo, Saturday 28th October, 2017. 11am to 4pm Looking to create that real ‘Wow!’ shot? There are plenty of books and courses out there that take you some of the way but nothing that really pulls it all together in a cohesive and easy-to-follow (more…)

  • November 4, 2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Beauty & Fashion Photographic Workshop with Helen Leslie MUA Surrey 4th November 2017 The Workshop The format of the courses is a hands-on workshop with classroom sessions in the morning and practical photo shoots in the afternoon. It is recommended that students have a good understanding of aperture, shutter speed, ISO, white balance and the (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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