Oil, Smoke, Water & Macro – Creative Photography with Welshot

Welshot Photographic Academy - Creative Photography

Oil, Smoke, Water and Macro – Creative Photography with Welshot As I’ve been writing a review of some photos I’ve taken for my photography course and many of them were taken on a Welshot academy evening, I thought I’d share my experience of the event. The event was the Oil, smoke, water and macro – […]

A Long Courtship – Finally joined as an Academy Member

A long courtship. I’ve a long courtship with Welshot. I first stumbled across the society following up on some images of Kris Williams which were and remain an inspiration. So much so that the first evening I attended as a visitor was Kris talking through his work, and although Picasso was talking about painting when […]

WelshotRewards Day -Street Fashion – Off Camera Flash & Natural Light

WelshotRewards Day - Off Camera Flash Photography in Chester with Welshot

This was my first WelshotRewards Day and I wasn’t too sure what to expect, but as with all the other Welshot events I’ve been to, it was a very enjoyable day and a great opportunity to meet some fellow Welshotters that I hadn’t met before. It was led by Eifion and Jason and we split […]

How to Shoot a Ferrari – Manchester Photographic Academy Evening

How to photograph a Ferrari with Welshot Imaging Photographic Academy

I arrived at fivefourstudios for what would be my 3rd visit there (and 4th event with the Welshot Team).  Pre-event instructions were excellent and I knew exactly where to park and where and when to meet.  This Welshot Photographic Academy Evening session was all about photographing a Ferrari. The welcome you receive at fivefourstudios is […]

Welshot Photographic Lighting Academy Weekend in Chester

Welshot Photographic Lighting Academy

Like everybody else, I turn up at Welshot events and Eifion has worked his magic with the lighting ready for us to start shooting.  Let’s be honest, it really wouldn’t be practical for even the more knowledgeable of us to start doing our own thing with the lighting, and it lets us just concentrate on […]

The value of my Welshot photographic One to One with Eifion

One to One Photographic Tuition wth Eifion Williams of Welshot - Jane McCaughey

The Value of my One to One photography session with Eifion from Welshot It was a cold thankfully dry, February morning when I set off from Tintwistle to Chester. I was off to have my One to One photography session with Eifion Williams from the Welshot Photographic Academy and learn a lot more about what […]

Shooting with Gels at Welshot: Chester Academy Evening – The Newbie Reports

How to shoot with gels - Welshot Photographic Academy Evening in Chester

So, after a couple of years attending occasional events with Welshot I have joined, and the first event I am attending as a member is the shooting with coloured gels in Chester. Like many other photo enthusiasts I did use the coloured clip on colour filters that came with my flash and indeed sweet wrappers […]

Oil, Water, Smoke & Macro – Creative Photography

Smoke Shapes - Welshot Photographic Academy Evening

Oil, Water, Smoke & Macro – Creative Photography at the Welshot Photographic Academy Evening – Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port. Well, it was a much-anticipated event, the Oil, Water, Smoke & Macro – Creative Photography session at the February Photographic Academy Evening – being held at the Holiday Inn, Ellesmere Port and it was my first Academy Evening. […]

What we do for our Welshot Members…

Helping Members with photography

At Welshot we are way more than photographic events and workshops – we give constant support to our Members via email, our forum, member only groups on FB and yes, even by phone. Yes, we are a business but we believe we are a business with an ethos to be proud of. We cultivate a […]

Welshot Does… Dubrovnik 2017 – Day Two

Welshot Does Dubrovnik 2017

Oh! What bliss! A lie-in followed by a sumptuous choice of breakfast items including chilled Prosecco and Bucks Fizz. I only tend to drink alcohol on special occasions and never first thing in the morning, but since I considered my first morning in Dubrovnik a special occasion, I treated myself to a small glass which […]