Beginners DSLR Photography Workshop.

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The Lone Barn

Lone Barn

Catherington

Waterlooville

PO8 0SF

United Kingdom

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Beginners DSLR Photography Workshop & Retreat Day.

Come along to The Lone Barn & enjoy learning how to use your DSLR camera

Following on​ from the great success ​of ​our ​last ​event we are offering a second workshop retreat day in order to help you take better photos in a friendly group workshop suitable for beginners or those wishing to refresh their camera skills. During the day you will quickly learn new skills on how to operate your camera’s basic settings with confidence and take creative control of your photography.

About the Workshop

The workshop will be taught in a relaxed and informal setting at The Lone Barn near Clanfield, located in the beautiful Hampshire countryside. The day will consist of a mixture of presentation tutorials, practical demonstrations and hands-on learning together with 1:1 support, as required. The workshop is aimed at you using your camera more effectively and becoming confident in taking control of your camera and its settings. In a clear and simple practical way; you will learn how to use the aperture, shutter speed and ISO, followed by basic composition skills and image design to enable you to make instant creative decisions when setting up shots and producing stunning photographs. The workshop and venue provide the perfect environment to understand better how to get the shot you want.

Any further information you require please don’t hesitate to contact us or Sally.


Workshop Content

During the workshop you will be provided with essential photography knowledge combined with essential practical skills which will enable you to improve the quality of the photographs you take.

On course you will cover:

Camera equipment and accessories

Image quality (ISO & File Formats)

f-stops, shutter speeds and ISO

White Balance

Basic Composition

What to Bring

  • Your own DSLR camera (or other camera system which has the Mode setting for Manual)

  • Fully charged battery (a spare battery if you have one and/or a charger cable, just in case)

  • Memory card/s

  • Tripod (optional)

  • Suitable footwear and clothing for photographing outdoors

  • You may also wish to bring a notebook and something to write with.


The Barn, Food and Drink

The venue of Lone Barn is an idyllic setting on Broadhalfpenny Down within the South Downs National Park. A stunning thatched timber framed 17th century barn with real rustic charms. The barn itself along with the gardens lend itself perfectly to photography. You will enjoy The Lone Barn’s hospitality with the owners Paul & Mel starting the morning off with coffee and homemade muffins.

A light lunch around mid-day will be provided, including tea and,coffee The day will conclude with tea and homemade cakes.

Accommodation is available at Lone Barn, which offers 3 Bed & Breakfast rooms should you wish to make it a weekend break. Special rates apply for those booking the course and accommodation.


About the Tutor – Sally Stone

Originating from Devon, Sally started in photography as a young assistant with her father whilst out on photoshoots for his postal history business. Taking her own interests further, Sally has worked professionally in photography for over 20 years and currently lectures full-time as an educator on a range of Photography and Media based courses. Sally enjoys sharing her love of photography through her enthusiastic teaching and has taught many learners of all ages including young children to ‘retirees’ looking to learn new interests. Recent interests in Food Photography have been rewarded with recognition and awards at the Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2018, her work alongside other winners were exhibited in London and is currently on a world-wide tour.

Website: www.sallystonephotography.com

Instagram: @sallystonephotography

Before booking a place on any of our Workshops & Retreats please ensure that you have read our booking terms Thank you.


Date and Time

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The Lone Barn

Lone Barn

Catherington

Waterlooville

PO8 0SF

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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