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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.


  • 7 Night trip
    May 26, 2018 - June 2, 2018
    4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    - 8 nights single occupancy accommodation in a minimum of three star hotels. Includes collect and return from your choice of location near the M25 UK.

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.


  • June 9, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Night Shooter Workshop Milton Keynes 9th June 2018 The Workshop Shooting after dark can be very creative especially when shooting people on the streets of a city. Simple backgrounds become alive with colour and reflections and the decision of when to use additional lighting can dramatically change the look of a shot. If it rains (more…)


  • June 10, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Art Nude Workshop Milton Keynes 10th June 2018 The Workshop An intensive one day workshop aimed at those who have had experience in a studio but are relatively new to the Art Nude genre. During the day we will shoot three different styles, classic low key art nude including sitting, standing and lying poses. During this (more…)


  • June 17, 2018
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location Lighting Workshop Brimham Rocks, near Skipton 17th June 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 (more…)


  • Lake Garda Fly 'n Shoot
    June 21, 2018 - June 25, 2018
    12:00 pm
    - You will need to make your way from the UK to Milan Airport by 18:00 hours on Thursday 21st June. We will meet you and transfer you to the hotel by minibus, about a 2.5 hour scenic journey along the shore of the lake. For the return journey we will make sure you are back at Milan airport by midday on Monday 25th June. Flights to Milan from the UK are available from many airlines including Easyjet and British Airway from around £50 return. Price includes 4 nights single occupancy accommodation in a 4 star hotel with breakfast.

The largest of the magnificent Italian Lakes, Garda offers the most spectacular opportunities for the photographer. From the olive groves and vineyards which roll out from the southern shore to the majestic thrusting mountains standing guard to the north, without being there, it is difficult (more…)

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Dance in France - Summer 2018

Explore the romance of France with your camera and two amazing professional dancers, in the company of a small, friendly group of like-minded photographers. This is the stuff of memories. Sun-drenched vineyards… majestic chateaux… cobbled village streets…tree-lined avenues… these are just a few of the many beautiful backdrops to this unique road trip holiday. And when you are ready for refreshment, enjoy a glass of wine or a cup of coffee with freshly baked bread and some local cheeses - or maybe sample a regional dish – to complete the authentic flavour of the country.

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