May Dorset Course

A big thank you to Margaret, Ruth, Neil, John and Steve for making the Dorset course great fun. Hope to see you all again soon.


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West Dorset Course

Shots from our recent course staying at Lyme Regis. New date to be announced shortly for the autumn.

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Cracking Shots by Nick Gresham-Thompson

Had our first Fotowalk of 2017 in Salisbury last Sunday. Here are some great shots by Nick Gresham-Thompson taken on our route from Salisbury Cathedral to Harnham.


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Been invited by Saal-Digital to review their products.

Their web site is  and is well worth a look.

I have ordered and received a photo book and some calendars which are top drawer quality. The software is easy to use and has a variety of templates to personalise your album. There are different page thicknesses and options for different printing. I opted for the glossy photo printing which gave high quality image with good colour rendition. The album was received in a few days and came well packaged. There are options for different covers and a gift box if required. The company also offers wall decor, cards, photo posters and photo booklets. Prices are very competitive. I received the first book free to undertake the review but was impressed enough to order the calendars and another photo book.

I have tried a number of different companies over the years and these are one of the best. They compare with Graphistudio which is praise indeed. If you, like me have used Apple books these are much better quality. You can download the software for free to try out the layouts.

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Christmas Gift Ideas


It’s that time of year again. Check out our Gift Ideas page to run through the many courses we have which make ideal gifts for a budding photographer.
Courses start at just £35 for our fotowalks and online courses with 1 day group courses at just £75 and our 1-2-1 courses at £150 for a full day or £95 for a half day. Our gift guide also includes details of our Motor Racing Courses at Goodwood for the Festival of Speed and the Revival, Silverstone for the Formula 1 Practice and Brands Hatch.
All gifts come with a boxed certificate and DVD. Certificates are valid for 12 months from the 1st January.
Click on the link below to find our more.

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New Forest 2016


Another classic course in the New Forest Photographing Fungi and Foliage.

Annabel, Morag, Jeanne, Nigel, Chris and Gary made up the fab 6 for this one. We did find some great specimens in better locations and had another glorious sunset at Mudeford.  Check out the flickr page for the latest pics.

New Forest 2016

Pictures below supplied by Derek Smith.



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New England 2016


Just got back last week from a glorious week in New England in the Fall. Fantastic colours and great company from Andrea, Liz, Derek and Mike. Check out my latest batch of photos from the trip on Flickr. Only 3 places left for 2017.

New England 2016
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