Take a course or workshop in photography and you will never look back. You will probably be too busy looking through a lens, taking or editing your beautiful pictures and photographing all of your friends, hobbies, pets and family! A photography course could be just what you need to improve your business; helping you create attractive images for marketing. Learning how to take good photos is a skill you will carry through life, wherever you go. Every future holiday, family event, beautiful landscape, all enhanced by your ability with the camera.
We want to see your etchings! On this course you will explore one etching technique per day – drypoint and photographic. Ultimately you will come away with numerous, unique, high quality prints that you can be proud of!
Taught and guided by professional artist and tutor Liam Biswell, come be transported into a medium that is fun and immediately rewarding!
You will learn:
How to select suitable images and reference materials.
How to drypoint etch...
Cornwall has always been one of the favourite places for landscape photography, so many great places to photograph, great beaches, fishing villages, its rugged coastline, and coves and its engine houses, I am a great fan of steam, and the first steam engine was designed to pump water out deep mines in Cornwall.
This workshop has been set up for three photographers, to ensure that the group has more time with me. I like to...
- Next course on 9th September 2019
The Northeast coast has some fantastic beaches, but the weather conditions in the winter can make it bitterly cold, so warm clothing is advised for the workshop. The workshop will take place on Northumberland’s heritage coastline. Warkworth beach, which at its furthest point next to Amble was the home of the RAF air rescue in World War II. The remains of Warkworth lighthouse and old wooden pier are on the beach peninsula, which we are...
Photography days with Richard and Sue - A chance to try something new!
Weather permitting we like to include an outdoor session. We can also show how you can set up a simple studio using household items! We’ll talk about composition and lighting. Things you learn in this session may be helpful if you need to photograph products for eBay or your own website.
This will be followed by help in editing these shots. Throughout...
This one day workshop is suitable for complete beginners or for those wanting to refresh their mount cutting skills. Cutting your own mounts allows you to use standard size frames and recycle existing ones.
Perfect for painters, crafters, photographers, calligraphers, textile artists, in fact anyone wanting to make their pictures / textiles look their best. Excellent presentation makes a world of difference, and if you sell your work professional presentation is essential.
* Learn to...
Suitable for complete beginners or as a refresher course. Learn how to use this extremely creative and beautifully simple photographic process and come away with your own set of 5 original hand made prints at the end of the session. With plenty of time to experiment in a fun and relaxed environment, Lucy will demonstrate each stage and be on hand throughout the workshop to offer support and advice
Suitable for individuals, groups, families and...
Sun printing is a primitive form of photography using cyanotype chemicals and Sun shine you can capture plants and objects onto paper, textiles and silk.
Bridget mainly works with Silk and other Natural Materials creating beautiful sun printed scarves, cushions and bags building up from working on paper, to experimenting with setacolour soleil colour printing depending on which direction you wish to go in.
- Next course on 4th February 2019
The course has been carefully designed to help you become a better photographer, no matter what stage you begin at. Throughout the duration of the course I’ll work with you to learn to make the most of your camera and realise the full potential of your photography.
Each week we’ll focus on a different area of photography, from landscapes, to portraits and lighting techniques. The small group size allows time for me to speak to...
Capture the rich tapestry of Selworthy on camera. Explore and photograph both the iconic and the quirky that make our land and coast unique.
Our expert leader will give you the expertise you need to get the best out of your camera and that inspirational vista. During the course of each we'll walk up to 3 miles (5km)
Spend most of the day outdoors seeking out the best light and the best images...
Taught by a professional photographer with over 15 years of working experience, this is a practical workshop day packed with information about starting and improving your DSLR photography.
We will be looking at the technical aspects of the DSLR camera, such as settings and functions but will also be looking at how we can be creative with our photographic skills.
We will be be discussing the fundamentals of composition, depth of field, aperture, shutter speed...