The Flash Centre & Fujifilm UK invite you to join us at The Chateau Impney...

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Chateau Impney Hotel & Exhibition Centre

Droitwich Spa

Worcestershire

WR9 0BN

United Kingdom

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Join us and our mentors Gary Hill, “Art Of The Portrait”, our own “Light Doctor”, Simon Burfoot and Fujifilm ambassador Wayne Johns for a full day learning how to improve your location lighting techniques in and around the beautiful grounds of the chateau Impney. Steeped in history and grandeur and nestled in 110 acres of beautiful gardens and parkland, providing the perfect backdrop to our event.

The day will consist of groups each spending time with each mentor, these UK’s leading photography trainers will pass on a wealth of information to you. Each group working with a professional model to produce classic country living styled shots using the horses and hounds and fresh modern images using the latest lighting equipment and light shapers from Elinchrom and Phottix plus Fujifilm will provide a full range of their stunning X and GFX camera systems for you to try out and use, plus we can confirm we will have the stunning new GFX 100 camera also use during the day.

This is a fantastic opportunity to spend the day learning while producing some wonderful images in a fabulous location. Please book early to secure your place.

Highlights of the day:

• Learning from top mentors

Three professional models

• Hands-on shooting in and around the chateau grounds

• Hounds and Horses

• Location lighting techniques using TTL, HSS and Manual control.

• Come and try Fujifilm camera systems and lenses.

• Full range of Elinchrom & Phottix products.

• TFC & Fujifilm staff on hand all day.

• The new Fujifilm GFX 100 camera system

About Gary Hill

As well as being a highly respected photographer in his own right, Gary is also a very busy photographic trainer and mentor racking up many hundreds of miles in support of these commitments visiting clients studios up and down the country. He as a very high level of lighting and photography technical knowledge which he is always happy to share to ensure his course attendees can see an improvement in their image making.

Gary is an Ambassador for Elinchrom lighting and is supported by The Flash Centre in teaching using their lighting system and has worked with the Baby and Newborn Photographers Association in training and safety matters. Gary has been very successful in SWPP Competitions with numerous gold awards and nominations for Photographer of the Year Titles, twice being runner up in Studio Portraiture category and becoming Children’s Photographer Of The Year on 2017-18. Also MPA North West Portrait Photographer of The Year 2018, Newborn and Portrait Show Open 1st and 2nd and a Fellowship in Portraiture with The Societies.


About Simon Burfoot
Simon is the Elinchrom & Phottix sales manager. The Flash Centre and has been in the industry for over 25 years. He regularly teaches lighting techniques, both indoors and out, around the country and assists many well-known professionals in their lectures and tours. As well as this he provides consultancy services to studios looking to get the most out of their setups. He has seen the industry from all sides, having worked in retail, a pro lab and having been a self-employed photographer shooting weddings and commercial work for over 20 years. A self-professed petrol head, he loves shooting cars and bikes but loves lighting people too!


About Wayne Johns

Wayne is a fashion, beauty, advertising photographer and director based in London. Best known for his crisp and emotive imagery and has gained international recognition as a master of lighting techniques and his artistic approach.

His mastery of techniques and attention to detail means Wayne is in demand to teach his style and give workshops, as he is by commercial clients to create world class images. He is an official Arri lighting ambassador and also a Fujifilm X ambassador using the X Pro 2, XT3 and CFX 50R/50S series systems.

His inspiration, enthusiasm and passion for creativity are fuelled by his passion for enjoying life


Clients include. Vogue, Marie Claire, GQ, Fujifilm, Nike, Adidas, Loreal, Next, Coca-Cola, ITV, Channel 4, Rimmel and Dimension Magazine.


Arrival from 9.am for tea & coffee for a 10 am start with the day finishing at 5.30pm. A light lunch buffet will be served with refreshments on hand all day.


Date and Time

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Chateau Impney Hotel & Exhibition Centre

Droitwich Spa

Worcestershire

WR9 0BN

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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