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The APT 2019 Photography Awards

Sponsored by SIMLAB

You can enter for FREE for the chance to win fantastic mounted 20 x 16 prints!

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Wildlife Workshops

Brand new for 2019


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Photo Roadtrips

Europe and beyond, landscape, dance and people - 2020 dates being added
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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 Photo Roadtrips through Europe.

The Complete Photographer

A five-day, hands-on experience for a maximum of 4 students. Award-winning tuition across a range of genres, designed to accelerate learning, build confidence and fast-forward your photography.

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.

Photo Roadtrips

Photography, food and fun - adventures across Europe with built-in tuition and fully styled models/dancers. Shoot in some of the most breath-taking locations across Italy, France and Switzerland.

  • 4 Day Photoshop Workshop Buckingham
    January 9, 2020 - January 12, 2020
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The BIG Photoshop Weekender January 9th to 12th 2020 Just 8 places in total   Booking on this event confirms your agreement to our Terms and Conditions which you can view HERE (more…)

  • Venice Carnival 2020 Trip One
    February 16, 2020 - February 19, 2020
    3:00 pm - 10:00 am
    - 3 nights B&B in the Hotel Arlecchino

Venice Carnival 2020   Check in Sunday 16th February 2020, checkout Wednesday 19th February 2020 The price for this trip will be between £500 and £550 per photographer, prices will be confirmed in May 2019 Additional nights may be purchased on an ad hoc basis. We are expecting prices to be around €120 per night, (more…)

  • Venice Carnival 2020 Trip Two
    February 19, 2020 - February 22, 2020
    3:00 pm - 10:00 am
    - 3 nights B&B in the Hotel Arlecchino

Venice Carnival 2020   Check in Wednesday 19th February 2020, checkout Saturday 22nd February 2020 The price for this trip will be £550 per photographer, Additional nights may be purchased on an ad hoc basis. We are expecting prices to be around €140 per night You will learn How to use natural light (more…)

  • Photo Weekender Lakes District Dance April 2020
    April 24, 2020 - April 27, 2020
    5:00 pm - 10:00 am

Dancing in the Landscape - April 2020 You will learn The art of clever composition: turning an average image into a great one - and turning (more…)

  • Just Dance! - June 2020
    June 22, 2020 - June 23, 2020
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    - Portfolio Builder 2 Day Dance Event at Carlton Towers, N. Yorks.

June 2020 - Carlton Towers, N. Yorkshire 4 professional dancers, 2 days, lunch and refreshments Portfolio Builder Days are co-hosted by Saracen House Studio. Booking onto this event confirms your agreement of the terms and conditions. Please click here for terms & conditions   (more…)

The Complete Photographer 5 Day Workshop

2020 Dates announced soon


Latest News from Appleton Photo Training

The Image of the Year 2018

2018 Image and Photographer of the Year 2018 Image & Photographer of the Year Our very first Image of the Year competition, congratulations to everyone who awards. Photographer of the Year, judged on the highest points scored across 5 categories...

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New Year – New Studios

New Year, New Studios We’re always on the lookout for great studios that will make access easier for everyone, no matter where you live in the UK. That’s why we’ve added two new locations for 2019 and we’re pretty excited about both of them. We’ve decided to run our...

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The first South African Safari – Part One

Black Leopard Camp in the Thabo Thalo Reserve. The first of three camps on our 10 day, 9 night photographic safari. After an 11 hour overnight flight from London to Johannesburg, and a couple of hours by road, we meet our guide Anton and his off-road game vehicle...

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