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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.


  • August 31, 2018 - September 2, 2018
    6:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This is your opportunity to experience the secret life of the Dorset wildlife through your lens. Teaming up with On-Track Safaris has enabled us to provide you with exclusive access to the most bio-diverse corner of the UK, to share in the private lives of the animal and birds which have made it their home (more…)


  • September 7, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Night Shooter Workshop Milton Keynes 7th September 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…)


  • September 8, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a brand new workshop where you will learn how to create images that take their influence from the pinup master - Alberto Vargas Joaquin Alberto Vargas y Chávez was a noted Peruvian painter of pin-up girls. He is often considered one of the most famous of the pin-up artists. Numerous Vargas paintings have (more…)


  • September 9, 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…)


  • Single Admission
    September 13, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Workshop Shooting a winter wedding? Or just need to get in training for Springtime? Learn the critical lighting skills and techniques that you need to get those key shots - and to get really creative when the pressure’s on. You will learn to shoot a bride and groom in different settings at this lovely (more…)

One 2 One, mentoring and bespoke training

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Three Lakes and Two Mountains

From the scenic majesty of Mont Blanc to the tranquil shores of Lake Como, this Roadtrip experience is designed to bombard you with one sensory thrill after another. And, of course, as photographers, you will be able to capture each precious moment. With a professional dancer and an experienced model on board (both fully-styled), the opportunities for fabulous shots simply extend as far as your imagination.

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The Complete Photographer 5 Day Workshop

August 2018 - SOLD OUT

November 2018 - 3 Places Available

February/May/August/November 2019