WEST
LONDON
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP

Upcoming Events

City of London Architecture Photography Class

City of London Architecture Photography Class

Saturday the 21st of May
City Of London - 9:00 am - 3 hours
Join us for a three hour class as we explore the City of Londons fantastic architecture and photographic opportunities. There will be some group instruction and advice as well as individual time spent with each participant and there will be three fun optional challenges set to help you focus your efforts. Advice on settings and subjects will be given and you will also be shown shots taken by the instructor as we go round and via a link afterwards.
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£18pp     11 places left - requires 3 bookings to proceed
Greenwich- Beginners Photography Class

Greenwich- Beginners Photography Class

Saturday the 4th of June
Greenwich, London - 1:00pm - 3 hours
Join us for a three hour photography class in historic Greenwich. The class will include advice to the whole group and individual time with each participant with guidance on camera settings and how to shoot different subjects. We will visit the Market and town centre area before moving on to the park and heading past the Royal Naval College on our way to stunning views over London from the top of the hill. We then descend to the Queens House which houses the incredible Tulip Staircase as is great for low-light photography. We then head back through the Royal Navel College to capture the fantastic architecture before finishing at Cutty Sark. Several optional fun challenges will be set during this class to give your work some focus.
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£48pp     only 6 places left - requires 2 bookings to proceed
Evening Southbank Photo Walk Meetup

Evening Southbank Photo Walk Meetup

Saturday the 18th of June
London Southbank - 7:30pm - 2 hours
Join us for a two hour summer evening meetup along the Thames. This meetup will cover shooting cityscapes and architecture as well as street photography and low-light. We will Start at St Pauls Cathedral before crossing the Thames on to the Southbank. We will visit the Southbank centre area, London Eye and Tate modern area finishing just after the sun has set. Tips on after sunset photography will also be given if you want to carry on shooting! Each person will receive some individual time and suggested settings and images to shoot will be provided. A couple of fun challenges will be set for you to optionally complete.
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£18pp     open - requires 3 bookings to proceed
The Exposure Triangle Photography Meetup

The Exposure Triangle Photography Meetup

Saturday the 2nd of July
Soho Square, London - 9:00 am - 2 hours
Join us for a relaxed meetup where we will go through the basics of controlling your camera to get the best possible results. We will explain the exposure triangle - Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO and shoot example pictures as well as setting the participants some fun optional challenges to try different settings out. We will also look at White Balance.
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£18pp     open - requires 3 bookings to proceed
Focusing and Composition of Photography Meetup

Focusing and Composition of Photography Meetup

Saturday the 16th of July
Soho Square, London - 9:00 am - 2 hours
This meetup explores the use of composition and focus to make better images. Following on from our first beginners meetup we will explore the use of depth of field to make our compositions stand out and the use of compositional tools to create images that draw the viewer into the scene. Through the use of example shots we will set you three fun tasks (optional) to complete and show what you have learned.
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£18pp     open - requires 3 bookings to proceed
Greenwich Beginners Photography Class

Greenwich Beginners Photography Class

Sunday the 31st of July
1pm - 3 hours
Join us for this varied and exciting photography class around historic Greenwich. We shall visit the Greenwich Park area for spectacular nature and views over London and the Queens House for interior low-light and pattern images. Greenwich Market and the Old Naval college area will provide for architecture shots and street photography opportunities. We will suggest settings to help you get great images and show you examples along the way as well as setting you three optional fun challenges to complete.
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£48pp     only 6 places left - requires 2 bookings to proceed
ABOUT WEST
LONDON
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP
Come along to our photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.

Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!

We run two hour photography sessions based on a photography theme/technique/style and they take place in various locations around West London.

New to photography? We also run a popular 3 hour Beginners Guide to Photography Class once a month. And once in a while we will run special niche 3 hour classes, for example, Astrophotography - so do subscribe to our newsletter to know when the next on is!

Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from beginners to keen amateurs. The photography instructor is there to help you with camera settings and provide any advice you need.

What to bring? We recommend bringing a camera that has full manual mode or semi-manual modes (Aperture or Shutter Priority). Compact cameras and smartphones also welcome!

The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.

Join the West London Photography Facebook Group here to share your photos after the session.

Our classes and photography sessions are limited to a max of 5 students - due to current COVID restrictions

We ask that everyone attending a meetup follows social distancing guidelines:

Stay home if you're sick.
Keep 2 metres away from others.
Don't make unnecessary physical contact with others. Avoid physical greetings, such as handshakes, hugs and kisses.
Wash your hands regularly with alcohol-based sanitiser.
Cover your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze. Use a flexed elbow or a tissue.

REVIEWS
The possibility to share your pics and thoughts with a professional photographer is invaluable.
4/5
Aniello Del Sorbo
November 6th 2021
INSTRUCTORS
Steven Marley
Steven Marley is a working professional photographer with a wide range of experience in both photography and teaching photography with a friendly and inclusive style designed to help you produce great images.