Golden CarpetGolden Carpet 1 Day Group Photography Workshops. Held at the Beautiful National Trust Property: Polesden Lacey, Surrey.

How to get the best out of your camera!

The workshops are designed for all abilities.

·      Learn how your camera works and how to control it. What happens when we stop using fully automatic!

·      Understand what all the camera controls do and how they relate to one another:

o   Aperture

o   Shutter Speed

o   ISO

o   White Balance

·      Learn about the “creative” or scenario modes in your camera and how these relate to the above settings

·      Understand the “Priority Modes” on your camera

·      Find out about depth of field and how to control it to your advantage.

·      Gain a greater understanding of composition and perspective.

·      Learn about what your camera can cope with and what it cannot and strategies to get around this – (High Contrast or High Dynamic Range scenes – Use of RAW, HDR, filters etc).

·      We will cover landscape, portraiture, action, and low light photography and any other genre you would like to discuss.

·      Detailed notes will be given after the course to support the workshop and I will provide ongoing support if students have any questions after the event.


Workshops limited to 6 students.

Current dates:

14th January, 18th February, 11th March, 22nd April, 20th May, 17th June 2022

at £100.00 per person.


All bookings to be made directly with me.

Phone / email to book

Eddie Hyde

01372 457123

07850 086355

[email protected]