Rye London, Studio 8A

13th October 2018

10am – 4.30pm

Price: £330 +vat

Step into the creative hub of Rye London, with its breath-taking, Nordic, minimalistic backdrop, and meet an expert team who’ll help take your photography to the next level. You’ll get hands-on instruction and a wealth of expertise from styling, to prop sourcing, editing, social media and lighting. Enjoy a fun and relaxed day with great food and company, and come away with your passion, hobby or profession invigorated.

Who is it for?

The workshop is open to anyone with a camera and a laptop who wants to improve their photography! Whether you’re a small business owner who wants to learn a new skill, or you’re a novice looking to discover a new passion, or a blogger or writer looking to add even more value to their portfolio. The workshop itself will cover all the basics, as well as give you plenty of opportunities to work on new skills and techniques. It’ll be taught in a relaxing, friendly environment where questions, curiosity and trying something new will be positively encouraged. Our aim is to increase your ability and your confidence so you can leave ready to take your photography to the next level.

Why it’s Ace

You’ll learn from industry professionals: Times-featured photographer and Lightroom specialist, Karuna Clayton and food stylist, Camilla Wordie, who can help you learn all about how to make Instagram work for you.  At the end of the day, you’ll find your skills honed, your understanding sharpened and your photography improved. There will be lots of opportunity for practical, one-on-one help and advice from our skilled coaches, throughout the day and during shooting, which means that you can enjoy a relaxed, informal and fun day in the best possible environment for learning! This workshop goes so much deeper than just photography skills. Come and learn the “whole package” and walk away inspired on how to present your brand, product, yourself or your art.

  • About the Day

    • You’ll be greeted with tea or coffee on arrival, We’ll spend some time getting to know each other and the team, discuss photographic interests and experience, and you’ll receive a general introduction to photography and the day ahead.
    • An introduction to food styling, prop sourcing and prop styling by food stylist Camilla Wordie.
    • A hands-on tutorial on setting up lighting, food and props, while the team set up the food photography segment. Guests will be shown the step by step process and given insider tips, and then have an opportunity to photograph the scene themselves with one-on-one guidance.
    • A delicious and delightful, home cooked lunch – prepared by the team.
    • In the afternoon we will be giving a post-processing tutorial on Lightroom, with tips and assistance to edit the day’s photographs.
    • Finishing with a Q&A session at on everything from building your portfolio, social media domination, growing your business, styling tips, prop sourcing, and any other creative and business questions you have.
    • Camera, preferably a DSLR but others fine.
    • Notebook to make notes throughout the day, to take the information you have learned with you.
    • Tripod.
    • Memory Cards.
    • Fully charged batteries.
    • Laptop with Adobe Lightroom downloaded.  Approximate cost is £9.99 a month, however, a trial can be downloaded here: