After the success of the 2018 “Shortest Night” we will, once again, be running this, not so short, non-stop night of photography. Circumnavigating Anglesey and Snowdonia” – starting in Llanberis with a picnic supper in the Evening and finishing at breakfast, both of which are included in the cost of this event. Shooting for nearly 15 hours solid. Most of the 2018 delegates are already pre-booked onto this event so spaces are already limited.
Off Camera Flash Photography, Wedding Dresses, Suits and Ties, beautiful backdrops in the stunning location of the Snowdonia landscape – it can only mean one thing… Frocks on Rocks (with Suits) is back! For the last time. This time our annual photographic extravaganza for 2019 is inspired by beautiful wedding gowns and suits. Our locations will be everything from waterfalls, lakes and rivers – starting in Betws-Y-Coed and finishing in Beddgelert – this fantastic day of photography is going to have it all for the photographer, beginner or advanced.
Movement – and how to capture it in camera to give your photographs that dynamic WOW factor. Tonight at the Welshot Photographic Academy in Beaumaris, Anglesey, North Wales you will be learning how to capture movement – From dancers in our in our mains studio flash and outside on location using off camera flash – from creating water droplets to blurring images intentionally to give a feeling of movement this Academy Evening will have it all for the enthusiastic photographer who wants to learn while they have fun.
At the Welshot Photographic Academy it’s all about being creative in the landscape with your camera and tonight is no exception. Tonight, we are in the picturesque location of Betws-Y-Coed where waterfalls, landscapes, quaint cottages and railway stations will provide you, the photographer, with some great locations to capture in your camera. From learning how to make a long exposure to blur the water of the numerous waterfalls we will be visiting to having a go at shooting for HDR when you photograph the beautiful buildings that are abound in the Conwy valley.
A brand new (to Welshot) photographic experience which mixes walking in the great outdoors with photography. Walking With Your Camera – guided by Helen Iles* has been specifically designed for those photographers who want to get into the beautiful Snowdonia National Park in North Wales to practice their Landscape Photography skills. From landscape to macro (close-up) to natural history photography – what could be better than a gentle stroll, along a river or a lake, and learning how to get the best from your camera. Helen will inspire, motivate and help you get the best from the day and like every Welshot there will be help, support and guidance to help you along the way.
Cwm Idwal – a 3 to 4 hour gentle hill walk taking in one of Snowdonia’s hidden gems, famous for its rock formations, plant life and stunning views of the lake. The lake is surrounded by the towering peaks of Glyder Fach, Glyder Fawr, Y Garn and across the valley, Pen Yr Ole Wen.
Our very first “Roving Academy Evening” for 2019 is all about Low-Light and Long Exposure Photography. The location is the beautiful and historical St Asaph Cathedral and then onto the Marble Church in Bodelwyddan just off the A55 in North Wales. While we will be concentrating on Long Exposures and learning how to photograph in low-light conditions there will be plenty of time to learn some HDR techniques and grab some close-up details if you would like. We will also learning the “Painting with Light” technique and showing you how to add light onto your buildings to give them that WOW factor.
Tonight, at the Welshot Photographic Academy Evening in Beaumaris it’s all about shooting and making an HDR photograph. High Dynamic Range can be a useful skill and technique to learn and can be used in a variety of situations. If it is done correctly no one will event be able to tell your images/exposures have even been merged. Tonight, you will be learning how to shoot HDR in Low-Light and the Historical St Marys Church and if you would like, practising your long exposures too, before heading back were we will show you how to shoot and how to post process those images
Tonight, at the Roving Academy Evening it is all about seascapes mixed with landscape, low-light, long exposure and even a bit of creative and macro photography. Guaranteed to blow the cobwebs away, Llandudno, from the pier to the Great Orme, this location will provide the perfect atmosphere for a night along a beautiful part of the North Wales coastline making for a great night of photography. For those who would like, we will even throw in a bit of a challenge too, just to get the photographic creative juices flowing. If weather and conditions permit, we might even get a chance to do some painting with light too.
At the October Welshot Photographic Evening based in the David Hughes Community Centre, Beaumaris it is all about Halloween. In a creative way, using your camera, the lighting and posing your models, our Welshot Team Leaders will help you to make some wonderful portrait photography. Our Models will be stunningly scary and you are guaranteed to get yourself some very different and creative photographs for your portfolio– this Photographic Academy Evening is going to have it all, from our Halloween props and costumes to fun and chips.
The October Roving Photographic Academy Evening is in the stunning location of Penmon Point. From Lighthouses to big skies, from crashing waves to rock formations. Tonight, at the Roving Academy Evening it is all about seascape, landscape, macro and even a bit of creative photography which is guaranteed to blow the cobwebs away while you make some wonderful photographs. This location will provide the perfect atmosphere for a night along a beautiful part of the North Wales coastline making for a great night of photography. For those who would like, we will even throw in a bit of a challenge too, just to get the photographic creative juices flowing.