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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.


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.

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

21st November - 25th November 2018 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 got to grips with the basics of how to produce an image. At first, you were pleased with 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.

Latest News from Appleton Photo Training

Weekly Image Analysis: Nude in Landscape

I shot this week’s image at a location I used a little while back on a collaborative shoot with Nicky Phillips. A couple of weeks ago I returned, treading the same slippery path to this beauty spot in the Yorkshire Dales National Park as part of my Nude in Landscape...

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Weekly Image Analysis: Contemporary Child’s Portrait

The traditional fine art approach has great appeal at the moment but it’s certainly not the only way to sell pictures to parents. The shot I have picked from my bag for this week’s WIA proves my point. This fine young fellow was modelling on a workshop I ran a couple...

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Weekly Image Analysis: On the banks of Lake Como

Sometimes, you don’t have to set up the shot, wait for the light or deliberate on where to shoot from. It’s just there, waiting for you. That’s the feeling I got as we approached this pretty little fishing village on the eastern shore of Lake Como. Of course, it helps...

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The Complete Photographer 5 Day Workshop

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