The Royal Photographic Society is an international, modern and forward-looking organisation with a distinguished past. The Society promotes photography and image-making by bringing a creative community together and seeks to help photographers, at all levels, develop their skills.


Workshops and Lectures

RPS Headquarters in Bath organise many inspirational and informative educational events around the UK each year. These events are open to both members and non-members to attend.

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Online Courses

Digital photography: creating and sharing better images - a 10 week course which has been developed with the Open University.

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Learning Zone

Interact with other photographers, learn tips and tricks, look at other peoples work for inspiration and learn how you can move forward with your work.

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Project Funding

Have a fantastic photography project in mind but just can't afford to fund it? Then this section, which outlines details of our bursaries, is for you.

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Workshop Testimonials


”Perfect, inspiring, simple terms, impressive results. Chris is fabulous at explaining and inspiring. Thank you!“

Studio Portraiture, Workshop Participant

”This workshop was one of the best I have attended, in many fields, over the last 40 years, Colin was brilliant.“

Shooting for Stock, Workshop Participant