We've been passing on our photography knowledge and skills since 2005 and we've earned a reputation for enjoyable, high quality, competitively priced workshops.  You'll find us in 130 venues, so you won't have far to travel.

Explore Your Camera

Explore Your Camera Part 1   Explore Your Camera Part 2
Part 1 - Get off Auto

Get off Auto and unlock your camera's true potential on our best-selling one-day workshop.  Book now to get your camera off Auto >> 

Part 2 - Developing Skills

Learn how to photograph movement, from waterfalls to sport and use all the key features of your camera.  Take full control of your camera >>


Learn New Techniques & Refine Your Skills

Wildlife Photography   Introduction to Portrait Photography
Wildlife Photography

From big cats to birds of prey, British wildlife, safaris, photo walks and masterclasses.  See all our wildlife workshops >>

Portrait Photography

A range of workshops including natural light, hot-shoe mounted flash, studio lighting and portrait masterclasses.  Choose your portrait workshop >>

Landscape Part 1   Close-up & Macro Photography Courses
Landscapes & Water

A range of workshops and evening photo walks.    Choose your landscape photography day >>

Close-up & Macro Photography

How to get sharp shots every time, from detailed close-ups to arty images.   Book your workshop >>

Weddings   Composition
Introduction to Wedding Photography

Learn all the camera skills you'll need to take professional-looking wedding shots of your friends or family on this two-day workshop.   More >>

Composition - Get Creative

Transform your photos. Whether you're interested in landscapes, portraits or close-ups, this workshop will help you take stunning photographs.  More >>

Low Light & Fill Flash   Street Photography
Low-Light & Fill-In Flash

Learn how to use your camera & hot-shoe mounted flash to capture images in challenging lighting conditions and create atmospheric photographs. More >>

Street & Travel

An opportunity for you to spend a day developing the skills you have already learned, with further advice and help from our experienced tutors.   More >>

One-to-one Bespoke Days    Photography Training for Businesses 
One-to-One Bespoke Days

For a real treat you can have one of our experienced tutors to yourself for a day. This can be anything from an intensive photography day to a wildlife experience.  See our One-to-one Photography Days >>

Product & Lifestyle Photography

Learn how to produce your own images, in-house, from product shots to promotional materials for your website or literature.   We'll tailor your Business Photography Training >>



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Choose your venue

We're in 130 superb venues in England (11 in London), Scotland & Wales.  See our map >>



Saturday & Sunday - Weekend Workshops

Most of our workshops are run at weekends, from 10am to 4pm.

Canon EOS courses, Nikon, Panasonic, Sony, Olympus & all other brands

Our experienced tutors will show you how to get the best from your camera no matter what the make or model.