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One-day Photography Courses Programme

Upcoming One-day photography workshops by Nigel Hicks

Below is an introduction to each of Nigel’s planned one-day photography courses. We hope you find something you’d like to come along to.

Firstly, a few general points:

Price: £95 per person, excluding meals and transportation.

What we provide: We will provide light refreshments, but please bring your own lunch (or the means to buy it) and transportation. Those coming from a distance will be responsible for arranging their own accommodation.

Time: Most courses last either from 10am to 5pm, or lunchtime to sunset/dusk, depending on weather and light conditions, though some courses do have other timings.

Booking: To reserve a place on a one-day course, simply send us an e-mail, and then make payment either by sending us a cheque, online at our PayPal page or via BACS. For full course booking details click here….>

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Low light photography

30 March 2019. Exmouth, Devon.

Photography of the coast and skies around Exmouth and nearby Woodbury Common in the late afternoon, dusk and night.

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Travel and Architecture photography

14 April 2019. Bath, North Somerset.

Architectural and travel photography of the historic heart of the city of Bath.

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South Devon Coastal Landscapes

4 May 2019. Bantham and Bigbury Devon.

An afternoon and evening course concentrating on coastal landscape around the beaches, cliffs and river estuary at Bantham, Bigbury and Burgh Island.

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Exmoor in spring

18 May 2019. Porlock, Lynmouth and Lynton.

Landscape and travel photography along Exmoor’s coast, on its moors and in its woodlands.

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Dartmoor in spring

25 May 2019. Dartmeet, Devon.

Landscape and nature photography in woodlands along the River Dart, and on open moorland.

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The fundamentals of camera handling and image composition

8 June 2019. Brixham, Devon.

Learning to use a digital camera’s essential functions, along with the most important image composition techniques.

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Atlantic coast landscapes and seascapes

14 September 2019. Hartland Quay, north Devon.

The cliffs, rocky and sandy shores, and coastal waterfalls of north Devon’s Atlantic coast.

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Jurassic Coast Landscapes

5 October 2019. Lyme Regis and Charmouth, Dorset.

The harbour, cliffs and beaches in and around Lyme Regis and Charmouth.

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Exmoor in autumn

19 October 2019. Lynton and Lynmouth, north Devon.

Autumnal coastal, woodland and moorland photography in the countryside around these two lovely Exmoor towns.

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Dartmoor in autumn

26 October 2019. Fingle Bridge, and Gidleigh Common, near Chagford, Devon.

Autumnal woodlands along the River Teign, and open moorland landscapes.

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Wildlife photography

16 November 2019. South Devon.

Early morning photography of deer and bird life. Location(s) to be confirmed.

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A hawthorn tree at dusk. Bath Abbey and the Pump Room, in Bath, Somerset. Burgh Island at sunset, seen from Bantham, Devon. Sunset seen from the Valley of Rocks, Lynton, Exmoor. Bench Tor, Dartmoor, Devon. A mooring line; Brixham, Devon. Waterfall, Speke's Mill Mouth, near Hartland Quay, Devon. A 'garden' of fossils on Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis, Dorset. A photograph of a tree skeleton on Dartmoor, photographed by Nigel Hicks, a professional commercial photographer in Devon, south west England. Autumn beech colours in woodland along the River Teign, near Fingle Bridge, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, Great Britain. A Roe Deer spotted among vegetation.