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Circus 2018 - Photography & Creative Editing Workshops

December 11, 2017

23rd & 24th March 2018


Photography & Creative Editing Workshop



Join me Vicki-Lea Boulter and my team of circus models and performers, for a fantastic experience photographing circus characters and learning to create the most amazing pictures using creative post production techniques and mixed medium techniques. Learning ways to take your photography one step further to create new and exciting art. 


Workshop Dates: 23rd & 24th March 2018

Workshop Locations: 23rd March - The Lucky 7 Club | 24th March - The Palace Hotel, Paignton

Delegates Skill Level: Intermediate


Workshop Schedule: Friday 23rd March 2018

9.30am: Meet at the Coolest Speak Easy in Town! - The Lucky 7 Club in Paignton will be our venue for the day, where we will take photographs of our circus models, and getting creative with a variety of ideas to explore your imagination and teach you how to combine your photography with various mediums to create mind blowing art!

10-1pm A quick introduction to the models and the make up team then its time to get started. During the day you will have the opportunity to photograph fabulous Circus characters, making a set of images for you to work on during the rest of the workshop. Teas and Coffees provided, and there is a licensed bar for anyone wishing to purchase refreshments.

1pm: Lunch provided.

2- 5pm: For those wishing to get more photographs the models will be on hand during the day. Vicki will also be demonstrating some great ways of creating stunning artistic images by combining your photography with a variety of mediums, and by encouraging everyone to explore their own imaginations with techniques she will teach you. 

Evening: Dinner, Bed & Breakfast is provided at The Palace Hotel in Paignton, where Vicki will join you for dinner and a chance to meet everyone. There is a bar and leisure facilities for those wishing to use them.


Workshop Schedule: Saturday 24th March 2018

8-9am: Breakfast in the hotel restaurant

9.30am: Let the editing begin! A day of learning new and exciting editing techniques - this is your chance to learn how Avant Garde Portraiture, Fine Art Editing and Composite Imagery is achieved, and apply what you learn to your circus images to create amazing images. Vicki will go through techniques and ideas with you, that will have you thinking about your photography in a whole new way, expanding your skill set as well as your mind! During the session, refreshments will be provided. You will also receive your course pack which will contain a complimentary USB stick pre-loaded with; items required for the workshop, model release forms, brushes, patterns and textures, step-by-step tutorials to remind you of what you have learned when you return home PLUS free goodies from my sponsor PERMAJET!

1pm: Lunch provided by the hotel

2pm: Back to work! For an afternoon of editing and mastering your new skills. Vicki will also give you tips on sharing  your images; including competitions, social networking, and getting published. There will also be the opportunity to print your works of art free of charge on a selection of fine art papers, courtesy of our sponsor Permajet.

5pm: Sadly this is when our workshop comes to a close. But there will be time in the bar afterwards to chat to Vicki, and ask any questions you may have before heading home.


What you will need:

Camera - If you wish to photograph our models please bring your own camera, we will supply triggers which work with Nikon, Canon and Olympus a - but if you have another make, you may wish to bring your own triggers.

Lenses - If bringing your camera please ensure you remember a lens! The lenses Vicki will use during the workshop are: 85mm 1.8 (for portraiture), 14-24 for wide angel, and a 24-70 2.8, 70-200 2.8 and a 50 mm lens for general use - all of these are suitable, so it's entirely up to you what you decide to bring.

Laptop - Please remember to also bring your tablet or mouse with you too - depending on which you prefer (I will bring a flat tablet (Intuos) and an upright tablet - so that those of you who have not tried one, can have a go.

Photoshop - Please make sure that your laptop has a working edition of Photoshop fully installed on it. This is an Intermediate course, so delegates are expected to know the very basics in photoshop such as how to make a layer.


How to book:


2 Day Workshop Fee: £495

(Includes 2 day workshop plus 1 night accom)

Deposit Required: £150 (the balance of £345 is due by the 23rd February 2018)

Early Bookers Discount: Book by the 1st of February - £450 (deposit £150, with balance of £300 due by the 23rd Feb 2017).

Payment: Payment can be made by bank transfers please contact Vicki.



1 Day Workshop (Editing Only) Fee: £195

(Includes day 2 full day editing, no accommodation)

Deposit Required: £95 (the balance of £100 is due by the 23rd February 2018)

Payment: Payment can be made by bank transfers please contact Vicki.


TO BOOK CALL: 07921997586 or EMAIL:





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After the success of our 2016 Creative Portraiture & Digital Art Workshop, I will be hosting another of these weekend workshops in March 2017!
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































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