Spend a weekend in the Lake District with your camera, visiting stunning locations, guided by Carmen, a professional photographer, trained mountain guide and local, who has in depth knowledge of the Lake District, knowing lots of secret locations.
You will learn how to make the most of your camera, get to know the settings and how to capture the views. Photographing the light, creating dramatic landscapes, working with long exposure and processing your images.
This course is suitable for any level of photographer from beginner to advanced user.
The weekend will start of Friday afternoon around 3pm where we will meet, to get to know each other and there will be a camera clinic. A quick sunset shoot and meal at the pub will follow. If weather permits, we will fit in a star shoot.
An early rise on Saturday morning to catch the dawn at the lakeside. We will then visit some locations around the Lake District. We will finish with a sunset or a night sky shoot. There will then be an evening meal at the pub followed by image review and image processing at the studio.
Sunday will include another early start to capture the dawn, and then a visit to another Lake District location. The day will finish around 3pm to allow you to travel home.
• Master the features of the camera
• Working with the depth of field
• Working with long exposure and capturing water
• Take detailed landscape photos
• Working with the shutter speed
• Improving composition
• Hands on photography shoot on location
• Image reviews at the end of each day
The group will be small with no more than 4 people.
Equipment you need: DSLR camera, spare batteries, extra memory cards, tripod, walking shoes, wellies, waterproof and warm clothing, head torch.
Please contact me for more details of available dates.
Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd - this weekend is now fully booked
Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th November (autumn colours and fireworks)
Friday 26th to Sunday 28th January (winter mist and snow covered summits)
A voucher for the weekend course is available to buy now and you can save that another date or give it as a gift.
Price is £350.00 per person including bed and breakfast and evening meal (excluding drinks) on the Friday and Saturday nights and all tuition.
To make a booking please visit the bookings page and select the Weekend workshop section. Click the shopping cart icon to select your preferred date option. You can pay securely with PayPal.