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Fashion in Paris Photo Weekenders

2 full days shooting in Paris with a professional mode

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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.

  • July 13, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saracen House - 13th July 2019 What You Will Learn Essential advice on pre-shoot preparation - from model communication to make-up (more…)


  • Mastering Dance Photography
    July 20, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

What you will learn The key lighting skills you need to capture the beauty of shape, form and muscle definition. (more…)


  • Mastering Dance Photography
    July 21, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

What you will learn The key lighting skills you need to capture the beauty of shape, form and muscle definition. (more…)

The Complete Photographer 5 Day Workshop

February 2019 - Sold Out

April 2019 - 3rd to 7th

August 2019 - 14th to 18th

September 2019 - 25th to 29th

Landscape Weekender

Includes Bed, Breakfast and Evening Meal

March 22nd to 25th.

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