Meet our strategic business partners.
These people help Welshot to help our members.
Here at Welshot, we recognise the importance of having worthwhile and trustworthy relationships. In order to bring the best we can to our members, we have been fortunate to achieve this by working with a number of reputable, friendly and outstanding business.
Each of these is listed below – please take the time to have a look at their pages.
Showcasing your photography on the web
SmugMug is a global software company providing stunning platforms for photographers, just like you, to showcase their creativity. SmugMug are a family run company who take pride in their product and customer service. SmugMug HQ is based in Silicon Valley, California. They are so passionate about photographs that their HQ is filled with them – from a breath-taking panoramic of Old Man of Storr to a stunning image of lava flowing into the Pacific Ocean in Hawaii – SmugMug HQ is it’s own gallery. The UK is flourishing with Smug-ness too with a base in Scotland. You can read more about them here: https://www.smugmug.com/about
Images for publishers and book covers.
Red Edge is a Rights Managed picture library run by Jan Bickerton and her partner Girts Gailans. They specialise in licensing evocative, eye catching images to publishers for book cover use. Images are offered via the web site and marketed to major book publishers worldwide.
Chester Operatic Society is a long established society and registered educational charity that performs concerts and musical shows. Its aim is to educate the public in the Dramatic and Operatic arts and to further the public appreciation of these arts. Performing since at least 1922 the Society is based in Chester and performs within the city and the surrounding area.
Award Winning Photography Workshops with Simon Watkinson
World In Focus run workshops from their base in the Peak District as well as running luxury overseas photography workshops. There is a key focus on tuition throughout all workshops, where you will be guided by Simon every step of the way.
Group sizes are kept small to ensure you get dedicated attention. Not only will you have a memorable, enjoyable time on your workshop, but also your confidence and skill as a photographer will increase immeasurably due to the intensive and dedicated tuition you will receive.
Bed and Breakfast Wales
Welcome to Tan Y Foel , a boutique 5-star country house offering luxurious accommodation and spectacular views. Secluded in mature gardens on a hillside just outside of Betws-y-Coed, Tan Y Foel is a place to rest, relax and recharge. Our house dates in part from the 16th century and has been sympathetically refurbished to fuse period charm with contemporary design. The six en-suite rooms have been individually styled to provide comfort within an historic setting.
Explore Snowdonia, the Coast or just to take a purposeless meander from our doorstep.
Chris Doyle from Hub Projects looks after our Website. With fifteen plus years of experience in IT and Project Management, he came on board in early 2015.
He hosts our website, looks after the day to day running of it as well as meeting monthly with us to plan and develop changes and improvements.