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With posts from the team and some of our members.

Sue Hartley talks about Dark Beauty……

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I went along to my first Welshot event, Dark Beauty, yesterday feeling a tad nervous and not really knowing what to expect. I needn’t have worried. I was welcomed by everyone from the moment I...

Manchester Academy Evening – by Sarah Rushton

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I joined Welshot Photographic Academy about 6 months ago as I was wanting to use my camera more effectively.  We had been lucky enough to pick up a reasonable SLR from a friend who was upgrading,...

Enthusiastic in Ellesmere Port

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Who knew processing images could be so much fun? I arrived in Ellesmere Port on a bright sunny morning to the Holiday Inn full of anticipation and a small dose of nerves – after all this is my...

Emma Gaynor…. epiphanies, creativity and welshot

Lee has asked me to write a blog about my my course and how I’ve got to the grand old age of 29 to become a university student, she thought it would make an ‘interesting change’, so here...

Frocks on Rocks – A Legendary Event

Welshot Team Leader Chris Couchman shows Model Holly Teague some BOC images.

Ever since I joined Welshot back in August I have heard talk about Frock on the Rocks, it was almost legendary and as soon as the event was announced for 2016 down went my name and a deposit to...

… why is welshot so good?

By Emma Gaynor

I’ve just come to the end of my first year in Bangor university, where I study Media and English Literature. At the end of February, I was lucky enough to be introduced to Welshot through a friend...

My Welshot Experience – Off-Camera flash

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My Welshot Experience So, why am I standing outside, at night, in a cold and dark Chester?  I’m not looking for shelter though, but am in fact hoping the evening passes less quickly than it...

Welshot Does Iceland – March 2016 – By Helen Iles

Welshot Iceland Adventure - March 2016 - Image by Helen Isles

I’m sitting here on the plane, aisle seat, row 19 re-living the thoughts and images of the last 6 days in Iceland. I’m shattered, I’m dirty but I’m glowing with the memories and images that...

My Year with Micro Four Thirds

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After using Nikon cameras for almost 30 years, I changed over to the Olympus OMD CSC system (mirrorless) in late November 2014, just over a year ago. My main reason being the weight of the full frame...