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Edinburgh Photography Workshop

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A friendly and welcoming approach to teaching photography with clients from absolute beginners through to seasoned photographers. Each of the workshops are designed in such a way that the fundamentals are explained in simple language and then placed...more
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4 Rodney Street, Edinburgh EH7 4EA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Rich's night photo workshop was a perfect experience and as a bonus the xmas market / lights were on. Both the communication before and after the event is excellent and professional. On the evening itself Rich was engaging and helpful in resolving any 'user error'...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KiwiGroom
Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the great review. I look forward to seeing you again. Rich

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Seascapes workshop covered a great deal of ground geographically and photographically. We visited several different type of locations, all of which afforded excellent opportunities for taking images. Rich gave excellent instruction, advice and explanations and included a couple of techniques new to some (motion...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank maydotty
Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review May and I'm glad you enjoyed the workshop. I hope it allowed you to see filters in a different way!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rich's night photo workshop was an excellent experience. I was able to experiment with new ideas and technics with confidence and good results for a first time attempt. I found the learning was helped by Rich's friendly and supportive approach. While a series of locations...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review, I'd love to see the poppy shot!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I did the "Switch to Manual" course last month. Rich is very amiable and a good teacher. I little knowledge of photography is a help but not essential. I have a DSR whilst my wife has a compact camera with a manual...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank donaldf673
Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Donald, I'm glad you both enjoyed the workshop

Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed the Switch to Manual course, however I think for a complete beginner it’s difficult to master going straight to manual settings. To understand aperture, shutter speed and ISO all together is not straightforward and I think that maybe starting with aperture priority might...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jetsetter057
Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Hi, sorry I didn't get over how to use the manual settings as well as I could. Feel free to drop me an e-mail on the address on the post-workshop material with any questions and I'll try to help more. Thanks Rich

Reviewed October 28, 2018

Attended the nighttime workshop on Tuesday 24th October (a very windy nigh). Thoroughly enjoyed it as it was just Rich and myself - finally got to the the running/streaming lights photography and then learn the magic of merging layers to get the photograph you want....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thanks for the review Stephen. I'll get back to you shortly with the details of the tripods and filters. Look forward to seeing you again. Rich

Reviewed October 25, 2018

I've taken photos for years but not really know what I was doing., point, shoot and cross fingers. I treated myself to a new mirrorless camera...was well and truly 'upsold' by the man in the shop and walked away with a camera version of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Su B
Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thanks for a lovely review Su and I look forward to seeing you on the Night Photography Workshop!

Reviewed October 18, 2018

I have always found night photography daunting as my photos were never eye-catching enough. Also, pictures always turned out blurry due to poor lighting conditions. During this course, I not only learnt to take sharp night photos but also learnt some fancy skills including taking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Thanks for the great review Kelvin.

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We have had a mirrorless camera for several years and we’ve never used anything other than the auto setting. My husband decided it was time for change and so booked this for me as a birthday present. I was pretty clueless on aperture, shutter speed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Thanks for the review Ellie and I'm glad everything worked when you were in Canada. Hope to see you on another workshop in the future.

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

It was a priviledge to go to Rich’s night photography course and be the only participant. Rich is very knowledgable and extremely patient he explained several excellent tips that I am so looking forward to try. I Am also seriously considering to participate in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Rich_Dyson, Owner at Edinburgh Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thanks for an enjoyable evening Francesca and also for your very kind review

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Response from Rich_Dyson | Property representative |
Hi Gerrie, I'm the owner of Edinburgh Photography Workshop. I can offer one to one tuition suited to whatever you are looking to learn. If you'd like to drop me an e-mail with a little more information I'd be more than... More
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