Landscape Photography Talk and ‘Have a Go’ Workshop

Date/Time
Date(s) - 11 Aug 2019
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM


This short one-day workshop has been designed as an introduction to the fascinating art of landscape photography.

We will look at the subject’s history and theory but focus on how techniques derived from this study can be used to improve your own landscape photography.

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You will receive an overview exploring different photographic methods, equipment and ways of editing landscape photography. Finally, there will be an opportunity to put your new skills into practice in the afternoon with an outdoor workshop set in the beautiful landscape of Denmark Farm.  

11.00 am: Arrival and refreshments (fresh coffee/tea and croissants)

11.20 am: Introductory talk on the history, types and methods used in landscape photography. Slide show of examples, group discussion on pros and cons of various types of landscape photography.

1.00 pm: Break for lunch (participants to bring their own packed lunch).

1.30-3.00 pm: Practical session taking photographs, trying different techniques.

3.00-3.30 pm: Review session of some of the images taken that day.

Workshop Tutor: Simon Tune

Simon has been a photography tutor here in West Wales for the past 7 years, working privately and as a teacher in Further and Higher Education, prior to this he worked in the photographic industry and as a freelance photographer for the previous 15 years. He is also a postgraduate photography student at Aberystwyth University, a qualified Ecologist and a long-term supporter of Denmark Farm.

Participants will need to bring:

  • A camera (this can be any kind of working camera, although of course we will not be able to review any images taken on a film camera), this can include a mobile phone if it has a reasonable camera function (please also make sure batteries are charged and that it has memory space, or a film is loaded).
  • Their own packed lunch.
  • Suitable footwear, outdoor clothing and protection from the rain / sun.

Places are limited to 12 participants and must be booked in advance.

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Workshop Fee: £35 per person (Workshop fee includes coffee/tea throughout the day and croissant/pastry on arrival)

You may also be interested in other creative  workshops at Denmark Farm including; Rag Rug Flowers and Garlands, Pyrography Basics ~ Burn a Butterfly, Needle-felting Hare or Bear, Rope Coil Basket, Willow Animal Sculpture, Willow Weaving – Shoulder Bag and Roundwood Timber Framing.  Please see our events calendar for our full list.
 
If you’d like to make a weekend of it and stay at Denmark Farm, please enquire about availability in our self-contained Eco Lodge or Shared Dormitory.
 
All proceeds from our events and holidays are ploughed directly back into managing our 40 acre nature reserve. Thank you for your support and please do come to visit soon.
 
 
 

Bookings

Landscape Photography workshop

£35.00


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