Martin Birchall's Photography Workshop


Throughout the Cathedral
15th January 2018 10:00 - 13:00

Want to hone your photography skills? Join award-winning Martin Birchall in this unique photography workshop.

Suitable for enthusiastic amateurs or absolute beginners alike, you’ll have the unique opportunity to photograph our famous Cathedral. Its incredible architecture and beautiful stained glass windows provides a stunning backdrop while you're developing your photographic techniques.

The cost of the workshop includes exclusive access to many of areas of the Cathedral, such as the tower with its historical bells. This workshop will provide the inspiration to keep your camera clicking.

Martin has extensive experience photographing the Cathedral and will show you how to:

  • compose your pictures
  • use natural light effectively
  • experiment with depth of field
  • effective use of angles in shot selection.

On Martin’s exclusive course you’ll be able to make the most of the gothic architecture while developing your photography skills. This is a unique opportunity to get the best photography advice on offer, so don’t miss out.

Martin started his working career as a trainee photographer at The Bolton Evening News in the 1970s. He soon gained a reputation for his creative style of work, winning many awards.

In the 1990s Martin moved to the Liverpool Echo and Daily Post, becoming one of the country’s top award-winning press photographers, going on to win the prestigious British Photographer of the Year award.

The course begins at 10:00 am with an informal introduction and morning tea or coffee followed by a full practical session until 1 pm.

What you need to bring

  • Photography equipment for the session.
  • Tripod (if you have one).

If you want to stay for lunch, choose between the Mezzanine Café Bar and the Welsford Restaurant;

Price of the workshop (including morning refreshments)

  • Single              £40
  • Couples           £70

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Gift Vouchers
Looking for the perfect present? Why not buy a gift voucher for one of Martin’s workshops?  Contact Martin directly for details, or check the website for a variety of upcoming events and workshops.

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