PHOTOGRAPHY TRAINING COURSES
Is your camera set to 'Auto'? Do you wish you knew how to take control of it? Would you like some help and inspiration to improve your photography? If you answered yes to those questions and want a simple and easy to understand way to learn how to take better photographs Paul Saunders can help with a Photography Training Course.
Paul Saunders is a Professional Wedding, Commercial and Portrait Photographer. Paul's photography of Loch Lomond has been used to promote the destination throughout the world. Paul has run this course for many people and everyone who has taken part has said that it has improved their photography skills.
The course consists of a 2.5 hour walk through Loch Lomond for up to 8 people. During that time you will get 1 to 1 and group training, learning how to take control of your camera and how to select the correct settings for different scenes. Throughout the course you will also get the chance to take some photographs of the stunning Loch Lomond scenery.
The course costs £60 per person. The next scheduled course is on Saturday 16th June 2018 book below, or call Paul for more information on: 01360 661029.
A 2.5 hour photography training course. Next Dates: Saturday September 1st 2018, Saturday 27th October 2018 & Saturday April 27th 2019.
The course take place outside in and around the beautiful village of Balmaha, amongst the stunning scenery of Loch Lomond. The course covers all the important camera settings with instruction on taking creatively composed and correctly exposed photographs.
Each course has up to 8 participants so there are plenty of opportunities to get 1 to 1 training. The course starts at 10.30am and is 2.5 hours long, walking around the village of Balmaha, Loch Lomond. Bring your camera and be ready to capture some beautiful photographs of the stunning countryside.
We can also offer bespoke, or one to one training for individuals, businesses or charities.
COURSE LOCATION - BALMAHA, LOCH LOMOND
The location for our courses is Balmaha, Loch Lomond. In this beautiful village there is access to loch side views, the Tom Weir Statue, a forest, plus nearby Inchcailloch Island, which can be reached via a short ferry ride on a wooden boat. So as well as learning about camera settings and compositions you will also head home with a memory card full of stunning photographs.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT'S COVERED ON THE COURSE?
The course covers focusing, aperture, manual settings, lenses and general camera settings. Also general compositions and tips on subjects such as photographing people, landscapes and still life.
WHAT CAMERA IS BEST FOR THE COURSE?
A DSLR with a changeable lens works best.
WHAT LEVEL IS THE COURSE AIMED AT?
From beginner to almost professional the course is tailored carefully for all taking part.
IS THE WALKING STRENUOUS?
Just like the content we carefully match the different route options to suit the people on the course.
WHAT IF IT RAINS?
If the weather is too bad then we will rearrange, we can discuss the stand by date at time of booking.
WHAT FACILITIES ARE THERE?
In Balmaha there is The Oak Tree Inn, ideal for overnight accommodation, it also has a Village Shop, Coffee Shop and Restaurant. There are toilets in the Inn and at the National Park Visitor Centre. There is free parking in Balmaha.
IS THERE ANY FOLLOW UP AFTER THE COURSE?
Yes, you can feel free to make contact and ask questions, or to send over any examples of your photography for Paul to review for you.
Here are some photographs featuring course attendees.