Kynance Cove on the Lizard

The West Cornwall workshop

Max Attendees: 3
Duration 3 days
Deposit / Price
£100.00 / £720.00

The West Cornwall workshop can be booked from October 2021

Cornwall is one of the most photogenic counties in the UK; a landscape photographer’s heaven, where you can capture its breathtaking scenery, with its wild, rugged, windswept, romantic, and stunning landscapes in West Cornwall. This ancient land full of history and nature has so much to offer photographers. The Lizard Peninsula, the most southerly point in the UK, boasts countryside least affected by the passing of years. Its population is mainly concentrated around the fishing villages. Kynance Cove on the Lizard is famous for its white sand, turquoise sea, and rock stacks, and lots of good photo opportunities


Cornwall or Penwith as it is also known, where we will visit Kynance Cove, Lizard Point, St Micheals Mount, Lands End, Porth Nanvan and the Botallack Crown Mines which is one of Cornwall’s most iconic places and is perched on the very edge of the cliff, there also other ruins of other Engine houses across the cliff tops. the Cornwall mining landscape has been given World Heritage Status, recognised by UNESCO.

Botallack Crown Mines. Cornwall
Wheal Coates - Towanroath Engine House

What is covered in the Photo Tour

Best times to shoot
Planning your shoot
Creative Composition
ISO and Resolution
Subject / point of interest
Importance of raw
Settings & the Exposure Triangle
Getting the best out of taking manual control of the camera
Choice of equipment
How filters can help your photography
Long exposures

Whats Excluded

Meals, drinks
Camera or travel insurance
Weather Control

Whats Included

Photography tuition
Location guidance
Training in all aspects of landscape photography
Dealing with Britain’s elusive weather and lighting conditions!
All travel throughout the duration of the workshop
Accommodation & Breakfast if workshops runs over two days

What to bring

The landscapes are majestic, but the weather can be unpredictable. Here are just some of the things you’ll need:

Camera and lenses
Batteries and memory cards
Tripod – required
ND filters for daytime shooting (recommended)
Appropriate outdoor clothing (full wet-weather gear: jacket and trousers, hiking boots, thermal clothing, fleeces
Laptop for post-processing (Photoshop)
Smartphone (optional, but recommended)
Head torch
Waterproof socks

Corona Virus Update, 01 September 2021

The health and safety of our workshop participants and instructors is our first priority and will inform all of our decisions during this pandemic. We want you to know that we are monitoring the situation closely, and we are making adjustments to our workshop schedule as necessary.

The workshops will be run with appropriate health, hygiene, and social distancing protocols in place.

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