Photography Workshop in the Beautiful Avon Valley

3 hrs

Have you got a digital camera that you haven't got your head around yet? Or are you looking to improve the quality of your photography? Tap into your creativity and spend time in the beautiful outdoors with this photography workshop with an award-winning photographer in Avon Valley!

Bring a camera or your smartphone for this 3-hour workshop where you will learn how to take professional pictures whilst in the stunning scenery of Avon Valley.

Your host is a professional award-winning photographer, who will be there to show you how to capture the best moments and get the most out of your equipment.

The Avon Valley is full of beautiful photo opportunities. Walking along with your host, you will see the lovely canal, river, viaducts, bridges, wildlife, churches and chocolate-box villages.

What to expect:

  • Learn about composition, exposure, focus, lens choice, tone and more!
  • Enjoy the gorgeous natural surroundings of Avon Valley
  • Be guided on how to take the best pictures
  • Get plenty of support from your host
  • Leave the day with a set of lovely pictures to look back on, plus a whole new set of skills to continue practising

What you will need:

  • A camera or smartphone
  • Warm, comfortable clothes, sturdy footwear and a bottle of water

Whether you want to capture great Instagram shots or unlock the potential of your DSLR camera, these workshops are tailored to your needs.

Your host, Chris, will give you a call beforehand to talk about what you'd like to get from the workshop.

These workshops are made for all levels of skill and experience, from beginner to professional.

Age restrictions: 15+

Adult (Single ticket) £75
Child (Accompanied by adult) £25
Group Ticket for 2 £100
Group Ticket for 4 £150

What people are saying

Simon Howell
Mar 2024

Chris was an excellent host, supporting those on the workshop to explore the use of their camera ...

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Ian Hingley
Sep 2023

Absolutely fantastic! Chris tailored the day to gently lead my photography to new levels. No rule...

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Kevin Hall
Sep 2023

Chris is very knowledgeable having been in the creative film, video and still, for many years. Th...

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Toni Warren
Sep 2023

A wonderful morning with Chris taking photographs around the beautiful Bradford on Avon. Chris w...

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How to get there


  • Experience takes place outdoors

On the day

  • Your host will call you after booking to confirm details
  • Please bring a camera or smartphone
  • Please wear weather appropriate walking shoes and clothes
  • Please bring a bottle of water

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 2 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 2 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

You'll be hosted by

Avon Photo School

The Avon Photo School runs practical, walking workshops in stunning locations. These experiences offer you an opportunity to take exceptional photographs and enjoy beautiful scenery, all while developing your technical and creative confidence!

Whether you are a beginner or a keen amateur, these workshops provide you with the settings on your camera, the fundamentals of composition and exposure, and guide you through the concepts of depth of focus, lens choice, contrast, tone and texture.

Chris Roche

Chris’ photographs of people and places from around the world have won many awards internationally. His photographs have been published in international journals, exhibited at Royal Geographical Society in London and at United Nations Office at Geneva. He has published two books of his photographs and many of his limited edition prints are held by private collections.

Having lived in many different countries he is now based in the Avon Valley just outside Bath where he loves exploring the stunning countryside through the changing seasons. He leads photographic workshops in India, Iceland, Ireland and Italy as well as locally along the Avon Valley near Bath.

“It is a real joy for me to share my passion for photography, the lessons I’ve learned and the places I love”.

Any questions?

Ask your question directly to Avon Photo School.