Top tips to improve your digital photography

Bring along your DSLR, system, bridge, compact or even your phone camera and develop your digital photography skills at the UK's birthplace of photography with local trainers, Lacock Photography.

  • Booking essential

This two and a half hour beginners' workshop with local trainers, Lacock Photography, will cover basic camera handling techniques and introduce you to the compositional techniques which help give your photos the wow factor.

Your camera can be a DSLR, system, bridge, compact or phone camera, just remember to bring it with a memory car and fully charged.

This short workshop includes a photoshoot in the grounds and cloister of Lacock Abbey, where the photographic negative was invented in 1835.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £32.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Suitable for ages 16+, under 18s must be accompanied by an adult
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
The workshops begin in the Manger Barn on Lacock High Street, SN15 2LG, opposite the Stables cafe.
What to bring and wear
Please dress appropriately for the weather, parts of the workshop will take place outside, and bring your camera with a memory card and fully charged.
Accessibility
There is level access to the Manger Barn, abbey grounds and abbey cloister. Please note that only manual wheelchairs (rather than powered mobility scooters) are permitted in the cloister.
Other
There is level access to the Manger Barn, abbey grounds and abbey cloister. Please note that only manual wheelchairs (rather than powered mobility scooters) are permitted in the cloister. A limited number of manual wheelchairs are available to borrow, please contact lacockabbey@nationaltrust.org.uk in advance to reserve. If you have any other access concerns, please contact lacockabbey@nationaltrust.org.uk Please remember to bring your DSLR, system, bridge, compact or phone camera with a memory card and fully charged.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
15 November 2019 10:00 - 12:30 Available
13:30 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Visitor Reception
Email
lacockabbey@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01249 730459

Upcoming events

An introduction to digital photography

Thu 14 Nov 2019
10:00-16:30
Bring along your DSLR, system or bridge camera and develop your digital photography skills at the UK's birthplace of photography on this full day workshop with local trainers, Lacock Photography.

Photography exhibition at the Fox Talbot Museum by Maggie Taylor

Thu 14 Nov 2019
11:00-16:00
Artist Maggie Taylor returns to Lacock this summer with Through the Looking Glass. Using her point and click camera, flatbed scanners and Photoshop, she creates digital art that transports viewers into dreamlike worlds.

Top tips to improve your digital photography

Fri 15 Nov 2019
10:00-12:30
Bring along your DSLR, system, bridge, compact or even your phone camera and develop your digital photography skills at the UK's birthplace of photography with local trainers, Lacock Photography.

Look inside a Lacock cottage

Fri 15 Nov 2019
11:00-15:00
Peek behind one of Lacock's closed doors as we open our holiday cottage, 2 High Street, for you to explore. It's one of the oldest buildings in the village and was used as a green room for the cast of Cranford.

Christmas pop-up shop

Thu 21 Nov 2019
10:30-18:00
Pick up some presents or delightful decorations at the National Trust pop-up shop in Lacock's Manger barn.