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Photography Workshops for small groups in Wales on Weekends throughout the Year 

 Learn new skills, share your experience with others and get to some great landscapes in Wales!

We run both Day Workshops and 2/4 day Short Breaks both for beginners and those with more experience

  • Beginners courses assume no previous knowledge: all you need is a DSLR or Bridge Camera and a willingness to learn. Download an example Beginners Workshop Agenda.
  • Landscape / Intermediate Courses assume some previous knowledge and experience and you'll normally have some additonal equipment such as a tripod. Download an example Landscape Workshop Agenda

We run workshops in great locations including:

  • Brecon Beacons National Park (1 and 3 Day workshops)
  • Snowdonia National Park (3 Day workshop only).
  • South Wales Valleys (1 Day workshops only).
  • Swansea and Gower (1 and 2 Day workshops)
  • Elan Valley / Mid Wales (1 and 2 Day workshops).
  • Shropshire
  • London
  • Glencoe and Isle of Skye

Not only landscape photography: our subjects cover:

  • Cityscapes - Heritage - Wildlife - People
  • ........and whatever else is around!



Choose a Group Workshop if:

  • You're looking for a shared experience with other participants.
  • You're happy with a defined agenda on a specific date.
  • Cost is a consideration - group courses are less than a 1-1!!

Our Day Workshops: A summary

  • There is a choice of Beginners or Intermediate / Landscape Workshops. If you are undecided CLICK HERE for help with your choice
  • We cover both the technical and creative aspects of photography with locations offering experience in camera control, technique and composition.
  • Courses are run in the Brecon Beacons and throughout South, West and Mid-Wales and are run on selected weekend days throughout the year.
  • They are one day workshops, run from 9.30am - 6pm approx
  • Group sizes from 3-6 participants
  • They cost from £99pp or £185 if two book together (based on a full day workshop or £70 or £125 for 2 for an evening workshop).
  • Full Course Notes are provided in PDF form
  • Minors or those with disabilities are welcome to attend with a responsible adult or assistant

Our 2/3 Day Short Breaks: A summary

  • There's time within the 3 days to cater for a range of experience and preferences.
  • We cover both technical and creative aspects of photography with locations offering experience in camera control, technique and composition.
  • Short breaks are run in most of our favourite locations and are run on weekends throughout the year.
  • Some days include dawn starts to catch that great early morning light
  • All trips include an introductory session the evening before
  • The cost works out from £219 for a 2 Day workshop and £295 for a 3 Day workshop with a discount available for 2 booking together.

Some further details

  • Courses go ahead whatever the weather but are adapted to suit conditions
  • Full and very comprehensive course notes are provided in PDF form
  • Spare equipment is available for use during the day
  • Lunch is not provided but tea & coffee are available
  • Bring your equipment (with charged battery!!) and wet weather clothing & footwear
  • Most locations are ‘landscape’ focussed but the understanding and skills covered are transferrable to other subjects.
  • The locations are designed to offer a range of experience of use of camera control, technique and composition.
  • Most locations are accessible from car parking to cater for varying levels of physical ability

Please view our Terms and Conditions of booking here


We can also arrange a specific workshop anywhere in the country for 4 or more booking together - ideal for camera clubs! Please see our Bespoke Workshop Flyer for details


Please note that accommodation is not included (unless stated in Skye or North of England workshops) but assistance with finding accommodation is available

A few recent testimonials (Please also see a range of recent reviews on TRIP ADVISOR)

“The course makes you see things in a completely different way” - Jason, Pontypool, Brecon Beacons, September 2012

“An excellent opportunity to explore, alongside others, the range of relationships between self, camera and landscape, under the guidance of a generous and enthusiastic tutor” Jenny, Bournemouth, Pembrokeshire Course, September 2011

"Excellent tuition. You have a real skill in teaching the technicalities of photography in an easy to understand way. You also have great patience!" Liz, Brecon Beacons Workshop, March 2013

"Nigel is an excellent and extremely knowledgeable tutor who is able to tailor his training to the assembled group. Despite adverse weather conditions and a wide range of abilities and experience on my course, Nigel delivered value for money for every single person whilst keeping the day enjoyable. I would recommend Creative Photography Wales to anyone, whatever their level of photography". Andrew, Group Landscape Course, Brecon Beacons, February 2013

Great course, well aimed across all skill levels of those attending. Gained lots of useful tips across a broad range of Landscape techniques which will be invaluable for years to come. Great course leader too. Very personable, knowledgable and eager to help with all questions. Mike, Group Landscape Course, Wiltshire, March 2013

DO YOU HAVE ANY QUERIES BEFORE BOOKING? If so please CONTACT US and we'll answer any queries you may have. Alternatively call Nigel on 01874 67640201874 676402.

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