One Day Plant and Garden Photography Workshop

05 April 2014

10:00 - 17:00

Mells, Somerset
The Walled Garden
Selwood St
United Kingdom
BA11 3PN


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RPS Member£130.00 
Non RPS Member£155.00 
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A not to be missed opportunity to work alongside two professional photographers Jason Ingram and Paul Debois.

The group will be small and while shooting this will be split to enable the tutors to work with people on an individual basis. This workshop is aimed at those who love plant and garden photography and/or those who are thinking of entering the profession.

10am – 11am
Introduction from tutors, tips and tricks, what’s in the bag and macro photography - invaluable information on what you need from the bare minimum to the hi-tech, whilst being given an insight into the tutors' professional workflows'.

11am -11.30am
Guided walk around the garden with the tutors to identify different points of interest.

11.30am - 2pm
Shooting time with guidance from your tutors

Lunch (can be taken any time between 12pm - 2pm)

2pm – 3pm
Down loading images – The importance of storing your images correctly, how and why. You will also down load and save your images for discussion.

3pm – 5pm
Critique, an informal, friendly discussion on some of your selected images and a chance to ask questions.

Camera, tripod, a spare memory card and appropriate clothing, spare batteries. Food is available to purchase at the garden tearoom, local pub and shops or please bring a packed lunch

You will need to know the basic functions of your camera.

Times: 10am - 5pm
Address: The Walled Garden at Mells, Rectory Garden, Selwood Street, Mells BA113PN
Parking: There is limited parking at the venue but plenty of on street parking.



Cancellation policy

Notice of Cancellation - Please inform us as soon as possible if you are unable to attend a course as it is not possible to refund any cancellation or transfer to another workshop less than 14 days prior to course start date. The Society reserves the right to cancel a workshop 7 days prior to its start date - please check your hotel and travel cancellation policy as this may be affected. If you are attending one of our workshops that involves a trip out please ensure you bring all weather clothing and protection for your camera. Persons under the age of 16 are welcome to attend events but, to conform with UK law, must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or responsible adult.
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Region: South West, Western