The Business of Wedding Photography

April 3rd @ 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
This workshop is designed to give you the knowledge and confidence to become much more successful at dealing with the business side of the wedding photography (and in fact the skills taught are transferable so you the day can be of great value to those whose business is in other genres).This day is being run by Guild Director Steve Thirsk!...
The UpperHouseThe Green Barlaston Stoke-on-Trent ST12 9AE, Directions available here

Wedding Training Day

A hands-on day with a Master Craftsman, bride and groom

April 4th @ 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Our wedding essentials training days are one of our most popular events of the year, always selling out.This event is held at a rural Victorian hotel set in 10 acres of woodlands and landscaped gardens - a well known wedding choice for many couples, with lots of challenges and exciting features.We have a bride and groom,and will fully...
The Upper House HotelThe Green BarlastonStoke-on-Trent ST12 9AE,
This is a very popular event and the group size is kept small so please book quickly if interested.

Going For Qualification and Portfolio Review Day

with Kevin Pengelly & Julie Oswin

April 23rd @ 9:45 AM - 4:30 PM
The Going for Qualification and Portfolio Review Day will cover all aspects of how the Guild Judging system works.How to prepare your images. Choosing the right media to showcase your panel for assessment.This will be a day of self-challenge, to help take your photography and presentation to the next level. Kevin and Julie will also talk about competition entries for...
The Guild of PhotographersBeethoven House76 Moorland RoadBurslemStoke On TrentStaffsST6 1DYClick HERE for Directions
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April 24th @ 9:00 AM - April 28th @ 5:00 PM
This is a very special trip for animal and nature photographers. The visit will be to photograph the legendary white horses, an ancient breed of horse indigenous to the Camargue area in southern France, where they've lived for centuries in semi-feral conditions in the harsh environment of the marshes and wetlands, developing stamina, hardiness and agility for which they are...
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Netherlands Phototour

April 25th @ 7:00 AM - April 29th @ 9:00 AM
Join us for an intense and rewarding 5 day photography tour to Holland in bulb-flowering season.This will be a fantastically colourful photographic exploration of the bulb fields and the world-famous Keukenhof Gardens photographing beautiful windmills and traditional Dutch villages, and ending with a guided photo tour of Amsterdam. An optional balloon flight has been scheduled, weather permitting, so we
Keukenhof GardensNetherlands
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London Street Photography Photo Walk

With Michael Rammell

April 30th @ 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The annual April London Street Photography Photo Walk will be on April 30th this year! As per tradition, the meeting place is a great coffee shop, this time on Carnaby Street. (See location link).Starting at 1 pm, the group will head off on a shortened route through some of the most colourful and interesting streets of London.This opportunity will present...
The Department of Coffee & Social AffairsCarnaby Street, LondonW1F 7HDClick HERE
Book now to avoid disappointment!

Motocross Experience Day

May 14th @ 9:30 AM
If you have ever wanted to try some fast action Motorsport Photography then here is your chance!After a complementary breakfast, you will spend the day photographing the adrenaline fueled sport of motocross with professional motor sport photographer Harry Lessman. You will have close up, unrestricted access to all areas of the track including the large jumps and high...
Meeting Point at:Samuels Farm shop Market Ln Wisbech Cambridgeshire PE14 7LTGet Directions HERE
Limited Spaces Available


September 15th @ 9:00 AM - September 24th @ 5:00 PM
Following the success of last year's accompanied trip, we are re-visiting Iceland. This time we are be travelling the full circle of Iceland, and we will take in, Reykjavik, Saudarkrokur, Myvatn, Egilsstadir & Hofn.We'll photograph frozen lakes and rivers, lava fields and waterfalls, and skirt high cliffs above crashing waves. Complete with Tour Guide Siggi and Leader Lesley Chalmers, this
Full Circle TourIceland


October 16th @ 9:00 AM - October 21st @ 5:00 PM
This is a very special photography trip led by Lesley Chalmers, Guild of Photographers Panel Member, Judge and Mentor. The Outer Hebrides islands are spectacular all year round, and there's lots to do and see, alongside the wonderful range of photographic options we'll be exploring. Harris and Lewis are at the north of a chain of islands famed for variable,...
Isle of HarrisOuter Hebrides
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