One Day Food + Lifestyle Photography Workshop – Whitstable

One Day Food & Lifestyle Photography Workshop


Whitstable – Stunning location house of Telegraph writer Francine Raymond Price: £330 +vat Date: TBC Come and hone your photography skills in beautiful Whitstable, with an expert team who’ll help take your pictures 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 photography invigorated.

Who is it for?

Anyone with a camera and a laptop who wants to improve their photography! Small businesses who want to up their photography game, creatives who’d like to explore their passion, everyone from bloggers to novices looking for a new hobby to enjoy will come away with renewed confidence and skills.

Why it's ace

You’ll learn from three industry professionals: Times-featured photographer, Karuna Clayton, Camilla Wordie, food stylist, and Holly Farrier, lightroom specialist and social media expert. At the end of the day you’ll find your skills honed, your understanding sharpened and your photography improved. Lots of opportunity for practical, one-on-one help and advice from our skilled coaches, throughout the day and during shooting. Enjoy a relaxed, informal and fun day – 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.

  • Karuna Clayton Photography | Workshops - November Workshop
  • Karuna Clayton Photography | Workshops - November Workshop
  • Karuna Clayton Photography | Workshops - November Workshop
  • Karuna Clayton Photography | Workshops - November Workshop
  • 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 and be prepared to purchase Adobe Lightroom subscription, if you do not already have it downloaded (we will be giving a demonstration of how to purchase and download in class) Approximate cost is £9.99 a month, however a trial can be used on the day if you need a little more time before signing up.