Photography Masterclass  

(Finding the Photographer Within)

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Take the Challenge of a MasterClass and move your photography to a new level of visual understanding. This is an exceptional course which will extend and develop your creative and technical abilities.

The aim of this course is to advance improver/intermediate/advanced skill levels into a world of manual mode photography using advanced tips and techniques, exclusive to expert photographer Lou Smith.

Learn how to make creative judgements about how to see and use available light. Explore composition, colour, surface and texture, exposure and point of focus in your images.  This outdoor workshop will take your photography to the next level of creative decision making.

Introduction to Full Manual Module

  • calculate and set an exposure properly in full Manual mode
  • understand metering and light – how they affect exposure
  • understand tonal ranges for correct exposures
  • use and interpret histograms for correct exposure
  • use camera advanced settings

Travel Photography Module

  • custom white balance
  • capture the essence of a location
  • aperture and depth of field
  • shutter speed – creating motion/freezing action
  • advanced composition techniques

Street Photography Module

  • adjust your camera for street photography
  • identify locations and what type of imagery you can create
  • capture candid moments in real-time
  • use experimental colour as a powerful expression
  • experiment with black and white for gritty realism


Suitable for cameras which have full manual settings and for photographers who are comfortable with their camera’s settings. Not suitable for beginners.

Limited to 6 participants.  5 hours
Scheduled Course: Saturday or Sunday, 10.30 am. – 3.30 pm.

Prices: Scheduled £159 – Private from £195

Places limited to 6.

5 hours
Prices: Scheduled £159 – Private from £195
Scheduled:Saturday or Sunday 10.30 – 3.30pm
Private:Check Dates


Upcoming Scheduled Dates

Photography Masterclass
Sun 07 May - 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Photography Masterclass
Sun 21 May - 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Photography Masterclass
Sun 04 Jun - 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Photography Masterclass
Sun 18 Jun - 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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