Photography News Issue 71

Holidays & courses

JAMES ABBOTT PHOTO TRAINING UK Despite hailing from the flatlands of Cambridgeshire, photographer James Abbott is regularly to be found exploring the UK’s hills, mountains and expansive coastline, shooting landscapes. Keen to share his photographic knowledge and enthusiasm for British scenery, James also specialises in one-to-one training and small-group workshops where, to ensure students get all the attention they need, he limits sessions to a maximum of three people. As a PHIL STARKEY PHOTOGRAPHY DARTMOOR & DEVON WORKSHOPS UK Phil Starkey offers bespoke landscape photography workshops for between one and three people in the heart of the stunning and iconic Dartmoor National Park in Devon. There are a variety of packages to choose from, ranging from a three-hour session up

fully qualified photography lecturer, educator and journalist, he’s taught a wide range of photographic subjects and techniques as well as Photoshop, Lightroom and Elements software skills, and training can be personally tailored to your own learning needs, ensuring you get the most out of the session. Five-hour or full-day classes are available at locations of your choice including the Peak District, Yorkshire Dales, NorthWales, Norfolk or Suffolk. 07748 946 633 landscapes. This enables you to learn, develop and practise your skills, as well as see how to shoot the areas dramatic and changeable weather. Tuition is given throughout workshops by Phil, who has ten years of photographic experience and will be at hand at all times to give help and advice. These Dartmoor one-to- ones and workshops are wonderful opportunities to fine-tune your photographic skills in a remarkable natural environment. 07341 135462 to a full dawn-to-dusk day. Courses are for beginners up to the more experienced photographers, and take in Dartmoor’s wide variety of

LAKELAND PHOTOGRAPHIC HOLIDAYS UK Created and run by landscape professional, John Gravett, Lakeland Photographic Holidays (LPH) is based in Keswick, and since 1999 it’s been offering residential courses within walking distance of some of the UK’s most thrilling landscapes. FromMarch to November 2020, John is running ten residential landscape workshop courses, with up to nine places, tailored to work with all levels of photographers and their needs, and based at the lovely Fern Howe Guest House. He also offers limited-walking workshops for those who don't want to, or aren't able to walk far, and a black &white workshop in June, which includes shooting tips and tuition. John is also offering personalised one-to-one workshops tomeet individual photographers’ requirements, ranging from technical guides to cameras or guided shooting on location. 07875 296109

WILDLIFE WORLDWIDE PHOTOGRAPHY TOURS WORLDWIDE Wildlife Worldwide offers over 35 dedicated small-group photography tours and workshops to suit all abilities. Its collection of holidays has been designed to offer the perfect combination of outstanding wildlife viewing, exceptional photography opportunities and expert tuition. All of the holidays are led by expert photographers, most of whom are award winning and/or work as

professional photographers, and have a wealth of technical skills and field experience. New tours for 2020 include the pumas of Torres del Paine National Park with Nick Garbutt; a trip to Australia in search of its weird and wonderful wildlife with Bret Charman; and a holiday to Alaska’s Katmai National Park to photograph bears with Chris Weston. 01962302086

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