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The Cotswolds Photography Workshop – 3 day Landscape Photography Workshop

£725 per person (various dates) – Castle Coombe, Bibury, Lower Slaughter

Our short intensive Cotswolds photography workshop will provide you with in-depth knowledge of how to take stunning photos in beautiful villages. There will be shoots covering everything from sunrise to sunsets. You will learn how to use filters effectively and how to compose your image. This is the perfect workshop for anyone wanting to improve their photography.

Cotswold's Photography workshop

We will start in the beautiful town of Burford before we explore some of the Cotswolds most photogenic locations. From the iconic scenes of Castle Coombe to Bibury and Lower Slaughter we have it covered.

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Why you should come to our Cotswolds photography workshop

The Cotswolds is a charming part of England. Picture perfect limestone brick villages and contrasting soft countryside scenes make the Cotswolds incredibly magical for photography.

On this workshop, you will experience amazing locations at the best time of the day and get the guidance you need to improve your photography.

There will be many different landscape scenarios, lighting situations, and certainly different weather conditions. All this will provide the various challenges that photography throws at you. You will be guided through each scenario with expert help, advice, and encouragement. You will learn about settings, composition, filters, long exposures and so much more.

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Professional service by pro photographers

There are lots of Cotswolds tours and even day workshops out there. So why should you choose us?

Unlike many other photography tour providers, your tutors Kav Dadfar and Jordan Banks are professional photographers. Not only by title but in practice. They are working photographers who have spent years honing their skills. Their work has appeared across the globe in the likes on National Geographic, Wanderlust Travel Magazine and Lonely Planet and many more publications.


Peace of mind when booking a Cotswolds workshop

There has never been a more important time in ensuring that your deposit or payment is safe. So in the event that any of our tours or workshops don’t go ahead, we offer a 100% refund. No fees and no excuses. So can rest assured that if you book a workshop with us, your booking is safe if the unexpected happens.

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Small groups or even private tours

We have always believed that small groups are best for travelling. Not only are they safer to run and manage. But they are also much more sustainable and responsible. This is even more important for a photography course where learning is key.

We limit our workshops to only 6 people at a time and will run them with as few as 3 people. This ensures that everyone on the workshop benefits from ample time with the tutor. In fact for 2 people, if you prefer you can choose to turn this into one of our private tours.

Private tours can be tailored to exactly what you want to achieve. Whether it’s landscape photography or portraits, imagine how much you could learn in a few days with a private instructor to guide you!


Whatever level you are at, we can help

You may have only recently decided to take up photography and find it all overwhelming. Or you may have some knowledge but struggle to capture the sort of photos that you dream of. Or you could be a serious amateur with years of experience but want to take your photography to the next level.

Whatever level you are at, come with us and we’ll help you achieve your photography goals. If you are unsure if you would benefit from this workshop or wish to know more, feel free to email us at info@thatwildidea.co.uk

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Cotswolds Photography Workshop Itinerary

Day 1 – Burford => Stow on the Wold & Chipping Campden => Broadway Tower

Our Cotswolds photography workshop starts in Burford. After arriving at the hotel you will have a meet-and-greet and a brief discussion with your tutor before we dive straight in. We will spend the afternoon exploring the traditional market towns of Chi and Stow on the Wold. From Stow, we head north to the iconic Broadway Tower for our sunset shoot.


Day 2 – Bibury => Bourton on the water & Lower Slaughter => Lavender field (B)

It’s a packed second day as we start with a sunrise shoot at the world-famous cottages of Arlington Row. Following our sunrise shoot, we will briefly explore Bibury in the morning light before moving on to photograph the Bourton on the Water and Lower Slaughter. We will spend sunset at one of the Cotswolds lavender fields.


Day 3 – Castle Coombe => Burford => End of Tour (B)

Our final day starts with a sunrise shoot at the iconic Castle Coombe bridge. We will explore the village After our shoot in the morning light before, we return to Burford where will have a final discussion and review some images. After which we will say our goodbyes and go our separate ways.

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What's included on our Cotswolds Photography Workshop

Includes

– Professional photographer

– Photography tuition and learning material

– Accommodation for the duration of the tour

– Breakfast only during the tour as indicated in the itinerary

Excludes

– Meals are not included on this workshop (except breakfast as indicated)

– All tour related transport (due to COVID-19 we are operating this workshop on a self-drive basis)

– Soft or alcoholic drinks

– Personal purchases such as souvenirs

– Additional activities such as spas or massages

– Personal travel or medical insurance

– Medical expenses

– Gratuities for hotel porters, local guides or driver

– Transport to the Cotswolds for the start of the tour

Cotswolds Photography Workshop Dates: various dates - BOOK NOW

Prices Quoted

Prices quoted are for single occupancy in a single room. There is no single supplement charge for this workshop.


Self-drive

Due to the COVID-19 situation, we are operating this workshop as a self-drive basis. This means you will need to drive yourself to locations that we will be visiting. If you are unable to drive yourself and would like to discuss your options please contact us. 


£250 to reserve your spot. The total cost of this workshop is £725. A balance of £475 will be due 60 days prior to the trip.


NOTE: There must be a minimum of 3 people registered for the workshop. Do not book your transport until we inform you that we’ve reached the minimum number of people.


Tailor-Made Tours

We can also run this workshop as a private trip for a minimum of 2 people. Private workshops are designed bespoke to your needs so get in touch with us for more information.

Find out more about our tailor made tours and workshops.

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Available Dates:

4th – 6th September 2020 – spaces available

6th – 8th November 2020 – spaces available

5th – 7th February 2021 – spaces available

12th – 14th April 2021 – spaces available

Or if you cannot attend these dates, add your name to the waiting list for our Cotswolds photography workshops and we will inform you of any future dates.

 

Photography courses Cotswolds and more

We also run workshops in Dorset, Glencoe, Isle of Skye, Lake District, London, Yorkshire and Cornwall.

Additional Information

Tour Leader: Kav Dadfar / Jordan Banks

Your tour leaders on these workshops will be either Kav Dadfar or Jordan Banks. Kav and Jordan have a combined 40 years experience shooting high-end assignments in both the editorial and commercial sectors and have travelled to over 100 countries. Their work has been used by clients ranging from Microsoft to Qantas and Nat Geo to Lonely Planet and many more.


Group Size

The group size for this photo workshop is a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 6 guests. On average our workshops will have 3 or 4 people on attending.


Experience

This photo tour is ideal for beginner, amateur, enthusiast and semi-pro photographers.


Difficulty

Although for most locations there will be some walking involved, these will be short and easy so if you are in good health and fitness level, you will be fine. This tour is NOT recommended for people with mobility issues.

Equipment

You don’t need expensive or professional equipment for this photo tour. We would recommend DSLR or mirrorless cameras, a range of filters and a tripod for this tour.


Schedule

Whilst every effort will be made to adhere to the schedule, as we are photographing outdoors we will occasionally have to change our plans depending on the weather. This is a big part of being a landscape photographer.


Visa

Please check if you require a visa for the United Kingdom. Visa costs are not included in the quoted tour price. To find out about visa requirements please click here.

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