Macro Workshop with Alex Hyde Fully Booked (waiting list taken)

08 October 2016

10:00 - 16:30

Whatton Jubilee Hall
Church Street
Whatton in the Vale
United Kingdom
NG13 9EL


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Non RPS Member£115.00 
RPS Member£85.00 

Fully Booked but will take a wating list in case of cancelation.

Macro Worshop with Alex Hyde limited to eight places.

After the successful talk by Alex in November we have been lucky to have him run a practical workshop for us.

Learn how to achieve stunning macro images of insects and plants with your DSLR camera. Professional wildlife photographer Alex Hyde will guide you through a range of exciting techniques that will allow you to capture amazing close up details of nature.

Learn how to:
•    Photograph insects and plants to reveal tiny details
•    Gain good depth of field
•    Create high impact compositions
•    Use off-camera flash for creative lighting
•    Use focus stacking to gain extended depth of field

The small group size (maximum of eight) means that this course is suitable for photographers of all levels of experience.

Please bring the following equipment:  

•    DSLR
•    Tripod
•    macro lens
•    flash gun
•    wireless trigger for flash or an off-camera flash lead
•    flash diffuser (such as the Lumiquest BigBounce)
•    and finally…. your camera manual!

Additionally you will need a packed lunch.

Tea Coffee Biscuits will be provided.


Opening times


Cancellation policy

One Month Notice of Cancellation Please inform us as soon as possible if you are unable to attend this event as it is not possible to refund or transfer to another event less than 30 days prior to the event start date. The Society reserves the right to cancel an event 7 days prior to its start date- please check your hotel and cancellation policy as this may be affected

Hearing and access requirements

Disabled Access Please note If hall carpark is full please park on the tree lined avenue that you will have travelled along before turning into the hall. Do not park on the narrow road just outside the hall.

Ralph Bennett
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Region: East MidlandsGroup(s): Nature