Get to Know Your DSLR at Ripley Castle

Dates:  

Wednesday 7th May 2014

Wednesday 25th June 2014

Wednesday 16th July 2014

Day’s Timings: 10am – 4pm

Location: The Boars Head – Ripley Castle. The Ripley Castle Estate, Ripley, Harrogate,  North Yorkshire HG3 3AY.

Tel: 01423 771888

Price: £120 Great Value  includes Lunch on the workshop, plus B&B with Dinner the evening before or on the workshop.

£75 Great Value for non residential includes Lunch on the workshop.

Ripley Website      www.boarsheadripley.co.uk

To Reserve: Call Ripley Castle on 01432 771888

Just purchased your new DSLR and don’t know how to use it!  Get off auto and take control of your camera!  Not sure what all these controls do!  We can show how to control your camera and get beautiful images. 

Our Exclusive Get to know your DSLR photography courses are held at the stunning Ripley Castle and are designed to offer an introduction to photography and camera training to anyone who wants to get to grips with their Digital SLR.

Learn in a relaxed and enjoyable way how to take control of your camera and get it off program mode and onto Manual to capture better photographs. The course includes a mixture of classroom and outdoor practical exercises around the grounds of Ripley Castle. The beautiful historic, lakeside location and gardens will inspire many excellent photographic opportunities.

Tuition comes from professional photographer Pete Bristo MBE FRPS a local wedding and Portrait photographer with over 30 years experience in Photography.

The day begins with introductions and morning tea/coffee at the Boar’s Head.

 Morning Session

Our photographer will present an informal tutorial on getting the best out of your digital SLR or bridge camera together with an information pack. Plus lots of practical hands on demonstrations inside and out to help understand who the controls of your camera works.

A light Lunch will be served at The Boar’s Head.

 Afternoon Session

During the afternoon you will be out and about around the grounds of Ripley Castle and its Gardens where you can use your newly learnt skills learnt from the morning session. Feel free to capture photographs in the grounds while our photographer will work his way round the group helping individuals if required. There will be plenty of opportunity to chat to our photographer and get advice on what has been taught in the morning session. This is a great chance to put what you have been taught into practice.

Question and Answer Session

Finally the group gets back together in the Boars Head where you can discuss your ideas, share your photographs and ask any last remaining questions you might have.

Each workshop offers excellent value for money at just £120.00 per person per day, to include Dinner, Bed and Breakfast on either the night before or on the night of the course, lunch on the day of the course and a full day of themed professional photographic tuition.

Prices are per person and based on single occupancy in a double or twin standard room with the opportunity for a second person to stay in the same room, if not joining the course to enjoy Dinner, bed and breakfast for £80.

Digital SLR day content:

Understanding the camera functions

Understanding the Shooting Modes

Light and Light Quality

Light Balance

Exposure-Shutter Speed-Apeture-Film Speed ISO

Depth of Field

Flash & Fill-flash

Advice on camera equipment for the budget

Additional Information:

Tea & Coffee will be provided

Minimum age is 16

No previous photographic experience is required, but Participants must have a Digital SLR camera.  We can supply a Proffessional DSLR for the course for  a cost of £15 for the course.

Dress!! Wear some warm clothing and bring along a golf brolly,  just incase it rains!!

“I look forward to meeting you on the day”

 

One to One Photography Training

Pete from Fotoinspir3 holds one to one photography training days all over the country.  What a great day for one of our advanced Wedding Photography Courses covering lighting, posing, composition, album design and Photoshop for Weddings. For more information on our courses or workshops contact us on 01423 202027. We run courses all year round from one to one up to small groups at wedding venues. Our Photoshop for weddings courses are a great evening seminar in your area for small or large groups. Pete holds the highest qualifications in the country and has recently be awarded his 7th Fellowship, with the RPS.

On our photography training day we will normally arrive at your selected location for 09:00hrs and depart at 18:00hrs. We will sit down and discus the days events, which can be anything you request from an all day shoot at a locations you have organised, to all day Photoshop for weddings and album design, or a mixture of practical image capture and photoshop skills. Its entirely up to you what you want to cover within the allocated time.

If you want to use a Bride you will need to find a model or a friend, we can supply the wedding dress, veils, and jewelry from size 6 to 12.

In the one-one wedding workshop recently ran, we worked on image capture to Associate level covering lighting posing and composition. I shadowed the photographer and suggest more create techniques in order to achieve the standard required. The morning session the photographer had arranged to use a local church near his studio and we took images of the model in our Fotoinspir3 wedding dresses from which we have a selection from sizes 6-12. The afternoon shoot was at a local venue nearby again organised by the photographer.

Then its back to base and in to post production using photoshop, lightroom and plugins to create stunning images.

 

Pricing:  A One to One or Two training Day is £500 plus fuel at 20p per mile from YO25 8DE. The day starts at 09:00hrs and finishes at 18:00hrs. For for further information call at the studio in Harrogate at 01423 202027.

Today Pete and Sheryl from Fotoinspir3 held a photography Course at Haigh Hall, Lancashire. Our photography training is relaxed and informal. It is designed to inspire and motivate you photography skills to the next level.  For high quality wedding photographic training courses covering lighting, posing, composition, album design and photoshop for weddings contact us on 01964 537590. We run courses all year round from one to one to small groups at wedding venues. Plus Photoshop for weddings courses. Pete holds the highest qualifications in the country and has recently be awarded his 7th Fellowship, with the RPS. So your in good hands.

A bit about the venue, what a cracking venue for wedding photography, we captured some stunning images of Beth our bride for the day. Our style of wedding is classical, elegant and timeless with a hint of contemporary for measure. Pete’s unique well known style of wedding photography utilises the architectural features both indoor & outdoors of period buildings. Here at Haigh Hall Pete was in his absolute element capturing images that any Bride & Groom would fall in love with. Whether the wedding images are on the staircase, grand hall or in the courtyard, any of the images showcase above would be an absolute must for their wedding album. Pete & Sheryl of Bristo Photography photograph weddings and run wedding workshops all over the country and abroad.  To Add to Pete’s recent Fellowship with the Royal Photographic Society,  in January he won UK traditional Wedding photographer of the year.

 

Today Pete and Sheryl from Fotoinspir3 held a photography Course at Aldermaston Manor, near Reading. Our photography training is relaxed and informal. It is designed to inspire and motivate you photography skills to the next level.  For high quality wedding photographic training courses covering lighting, posing, composition, album design and photoshop for weddings contact us on 01964 537590. We run courses all year round from one to one to small groups at wedding venues. Plus Photoshop for weddings courses. Pete holds the highest qualifications in the country and has recently be awarded his 7th Fellowship, with the RPS. So your in good hands.

A little bit about the venue, what a cracking venue for wedding photography, we captured some stunning images of Emma our bride for the day. Our style of wedding is classical, elegant and timeless with a hint of contemporary for measure. Pete’s unique well known style of wedding photography utilises the architectural features both indoor & outdoors of period buildings. Here at Aldermaston Manor Pete was in his absolute element capturing images that any Bride & Groom would fall in love with. Whether the wedding images are on the staircase, grand hall or in the courtyard, any of the images showcase above would be an absolute must for their wedding album. Pete & Sheryl of Bristo Photography photograph weddings and run wedding workshops all over the country and abroad.  To Add to Pete’s recent Fellowship with the Royal Photographic Society,  in January he won UK traditional Wedding photographer of the year.

 

Today Pete and Sheryl from Fotoinspir3 held a photography Course at Hinchingbrooke House, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. Our photography training is relaxed and informal. It is designed to inspire and motivate you photography skills to the next level.  For high quality wedding photographic training courses covering lighting, posing, composition, album design and photoshop for weddings contact us on 01964 537590. We run courses all year round from one to one to small groups at wedding venues. Plus Photoshop for weddings courses. Pete holds the highest qualifications in the country and has recently be awarded his 7th Fellowship, with the RPS. So your in good hands.

What a cracking venue for wedding photography, we captured some stunning images of Anna our bride for the day. Our style of wedding is classical, elegant and timeless with a hint of contemporary for measure. Pete’s unique well known style of wedding photography utilises the architectural features both indoor & outdoors of period buildings. Here at Hinchingbrooke House Pete was in his absolute element capturing images that any Bride & Groom would fall in love with. Whether the wedding images are on the staircase, grand hall or in the courtyard, any of the images showcase above would be an absolute must for their wedding album. Pete & Sheryl of Bristo Photography photograph weddings and run wedding workshops all over the country and abroad.  To Add to Pete’s recent Fellowship with the Royal Photographic Society,  in January he won UK traditional Wedding photographer of the year.

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