Clive regularly gives workshops on plant & garden photography across the UK


Spring Photography Masterclass

Saturday 6th April 2019
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew
10.30am – 4.30pm

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Improve your outdoor practical photography amid the spring delights of Kew Gardens, with instruction and guidance from one of the world’s most successful photographers.
Light lunch included.

Be part of a small group on this course devoted to outdoor practical photography amid the spring delights of Kew Gardens, with instruction and guidance from Clive Nichols, one of the world’s most successful flower and garden photographers.

After an introductory lecture, you’ll spend the day in the Gardens (and possibly in one of the glasshouses) which presents a wide variety of photographic challenges.

The tutor will be drawing your attention to the trees, plants and views making up the spring picture at Kew and sharing hints and tips for the best ways to capture them.

Suitable for proactive improvers.
Course fee: £170 (£150 concessions, Friends of Kew)
(maximum capacity 12 places)

For bookings and enquiries call: 0208 332 5641
Or email: adulted@kew.org

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Wisley workshop

Friday 10th May 2019
RHS Garden Wisley, Wisley Lane, Surrey, GU23 6QB
10am - 4pm

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This course begins with an illustrated lecture followed by practical sessions in the garden, where students can learn about the techniques honed by Clive over a twenty-year career as a professional flower and garden photographer. Clive is a very experienced teacher and will show you how to get the most from your camera whatever your skill level. Please bring your own camera; a digital SLR camera is preferable.

Price for nonmember: £135
Price for members: £121

(Includes a light lunch and refreshments. Only 6 places available!)

For bookings and enquiries call: 020 31765830
Weekdays 9am-5pm. Quote booking ref: 15246

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Garden Photography Masterclass

Tuesday 9th July 2019
Pettifers, Banbury, OX17 1RU
10am to 4pm

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Clive is pleased to announce that he has secured another workshop at one of the country’s leading gardens, Pettifers, in the lovely Oxfordshire village of Wardington. Owned by renowned plants woman Gina Price, this idyllic English garden is crammed full of choice plants.

The day will begin with a talk on garden and flower photography by Clive. After a break for lunch with wine and refreshments, the day will continue with practical sessions in the garden. Clive is a very experienced teacher who will guide you through the techniques that have made him into one of the world’s leading flower and garden photographers. All levels of knowledge & experience are welcome. Please make sure you bring your own camera on the day – preferably an SLR camera. A tripod is also recommended.

Price £100 per person (coffee and lunch provided)

Max 16 people

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Flower and Garden Photography Masterclass

Friday 26th July 2019
Hyde Hall, Creephedge Ln, Chelmsford CM3 8ET
10.30am - 4pm

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This course begins with an illustrated lecture followed by practical sessions in the garden, where students can learn about the techniques honed by Clive over a twenty-year career as a professional flower and garden photographer. Clive is a very experienced teacher and will show you how to get the most from your camera whatever your skill level. Please bring your own camera – a digital SLR camera is preferable but not essential and a tripod will also be useful if you have one. Subjects covered include how to make striking close up and garden compositions, how to use colour creatively and how to ‘read’ the weather and lighting conditions to produce optimum results.

Skill Level: Beginner / Professional
Maximum 16 places
 
Fee: RHS Members £120, Non-RHS Members £133

Booking essential on 020 3176 5830
Event code: 15193


Online Courses

Clive loves to teach but can’t always connect with everyone globally who wants to learn. Through his new online courses with MyGardenSchool and MyPhotoSchool he can reach you wherever you are in the world.

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Months of work have gone into this online photography course, and as far as we know it’s the first truly interactive plant and flower photography course on the web. Throughout the course he will teach you the key techniques that he has honed throughout his career as a garden photographer.

The course takes four weeks in total. Each week commences with a tutoring video from Clive. After that there are assignments where you will correspond directly with Clive for feedback and critiques. Each course start on the first Saturday of every month and can be booked up to two months in advance.

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