Author: Victoria Smith

Welshot – My first 8 months (blimey!)

I am an amateur photographer almost 40 years in the making. I was incredibly lucky to be given my fist SLR aged 14 and haven’t been without a camera of some description since. However, 40 years is time enough to acquire a few bad habits and to become a bit “stale” and not sure where to go next. I...

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What happens on one of Welshot's acclaimed 1 to 1 sessions at the National Slate Museum in Llanberis. After 6 months membership of Welshot I decided it was time to arrange my 1:1 session with Eifion.  I have recently changed my camera and have had a couple of months getting to know some of...

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Landscape Composition with Helen Iles

Composition…  What make a good landscape photograph pleasing to the eye? The above are mathematical diagrams showing the golden ratio. The Golden Ratio is a mathematical ratio. It is commonly found in nature, and when used in design, it fosters organic and natural looking compositions that...

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How to submit photos to Welshot

Here at Welshot Towers, we often ask members if they wish to submit images for a number of reasons, whether it be for the website, social media or for our very own magazine, Welshot Focus. This is a guide for what we need from you, and it’s surprisingly simple! Image size is very important but there’s...

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