Photography Courses North Wales
Portmeirion, North Wales
For photography courses North Wales, Portmeirion is unique, so we’re starting our new “days out” service here. Our photography days out are not a formal course, but designed to give you as much time as possible in this amazing environment.
On days out we include entry, lunch and a private tour of the village in the price of the day. We spend the bulk of the day in “the village,” but still get to review our pictures with expert guidance. We help you to get the pictures you want with the camera you have, and as always, loan cameras are available. It’s a fantastic place to take be creative, take some pictures, eat an ice cream, and do it all over again.
The astonishing estate in North Wales was built by the eccentric architect Clough Williams Ellis, who referred to it as his “home for fallen buildings,” as he was sent bits of buildings from all over the country. If you’ve never been there it’s a great excuse to go. It makes an amazing photographic backdrop and has been used in numerous TV programmes – most notably The Prisoner. It’s a creative location in North Wales for photography courses.
Discounts are available for accommodation if you are taking photography courses North Wales at Portmeirion – please ask at the village. For more details see the Portmeirion website. We meet at the tollbooth at the entrance to the village at 10am and finish at about 4:30pm. If you want to meet up with your family for lunch or ice-creams during the day that’s fine.
“Just a quick note to say thanks again for yesterday – very useful and enjoyable. Your tip about shooting with an ‘agenda’ was particularly valuable – definitely one to remember for the future.” Rob, Portmeirion 20114.5/5 stars
- “Thank you again for a great weekend, Roos and I both loved it.” Emma, Portmeirion 2010
- “Hey Phil and Rachel – Thank you! I have a much better understanding of photography and how to take full advantage of my camera, which is exactly what I was after, yup its a lot of info to take in, I just need to get out there and have a play with different settings. Thank you cant wait! il send you some of my best pics when im back.” Dion, Portmeirion Residential Photography Courses (DSLR and Creative), 2009
- “Just a quick note to say thank you for such and enjoyable and worthwhile course yesterday. I had a brilliant day, have come away with a new found confidence to go and use my new camera, and can’t wait to start seeing the results. I would recommend without hesitation for anyone to attend, thank you both for your kindness and patience.” Amy, Portmeirion 2009