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Know The Basics Photography Workshop


Two Know The Basics Photography Workshop participants on the beach.

If you're stuck on 'auto' (Green Mode), and want to get to grips with all your camera has to offer, then this is the workshop for you. I call it the 'Know The Basics' photography workshop, but it's also known as 'Learn To Control Your Camera' when it's run at RHS Garden Hyde Hall.

I have one workshop that is partly delivered via a Zoom session in the morning, and then a practical session at Lake Meadows in Billericay, in the afternoon.

Workshop Checklist
  • Maximum of 10 participants.

  • Classroom and practical outdoor session.

  • Group and individual tuition.

  • Everything you need to control your camera.

  • Build confidence.

  • From just £60 per person, depending on venue.

The workshop runs from 10am to 4pm, is limited to 10 participants and is great value from just £60 per person (RHS workshops £66 for RHS members, £79 for non-members).

This is the best workshop you can attend in Essex to learn how to take control of your camera, and get an understanding of what all the dials, buttons and settings really mean.

This is mainly aimed at digital cameras of all types (SLR, compact system, bridge or compacts), but even if you use film, you will gain extra knowledge about your camera.

Long exposure photograph of a waterfall, as described during the Know The Basics photography workshop.

We will look at aperture, shutter speed, ISO, exposure compensation, white balance, focal length, and more during an illustrated morning session. Then we head outside in the afternoon for some practical photography to put into practice everything we discussed in the morning. All participants will have the benefit of some one-to-one tuition.

Upcoming dates are shown below, click the links for full details of the day and how to book.

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I also offer private photography tuition, so that you can receive my undivided attention all year round.

Forthcoming Workshops

I am running the following 'Know The Basics/Learn To Control Your Camera' photography workshops:

Saturday 17th July 2021
- RHS Garden Hyde Hall
- 10.00am-4.00pm 4 Spaces

To book onto this workshop, please click the Hyde Hall event to take you to the RHS booking page.

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