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CREDIT: Guy Edwardes

Close-up and Macro Nature Photography with Guy Edwardes

Event info

Guy Edwardes will illustrate the techniques he uses for close-up nature photography with 100 images taken around the world. Techniques will include lighting, equipment choice, fieldcraft and composition. He will also show some of the extreme macro techniques he’s been using to open up a whole new world of nature photography for himself during lockdown. There will be time for questions after the presentation.

Guy has been a professional landscape and nature photographer for 25 years, since graduating with a degree in photography. His work has been widely published over the years and he is represented by several leading photographic agencies. He has published two successful books on landscape and nature photography technique.

Guy Edwardes is based in Dorset, but runs photographic workshops all around the world.

All images are © Guy Edwardes.

Zoom video-conferencing

This event will take place via video-conference using Zoom. You will be emailed a link in advance so you can join the event. During the event you will be able to see Guy Edwardes and his images. You will be able to interact with him via chat to ask questions after his session.

If you have not used Zoom before, it is really quite easy. You can use a computer, a laptop, a tablet (iPads are good for this) or, at a push, a smartphone. Contact if you need help with Zoom. We can test it with you if required. A brief introduction to Zoom can be found HERE.

Booking a place

You will need to book online in order to be able to access this event. Booking closes at noon on Thursday 6 August. This event is free for Digital Imaging Group members, but these members still have to ‘purchase’ a (free) ticket so we can send you a link for joining the event. If you are not an RPS member you will need to register (for free) with the RPS website in order to book. 

Please check whether your membership in the RPS or the Digital Imaging Group is still active before booking your place. This will be checked when ticketing closes, and any mistake could invalidate your ticket. Check your status by logging into the RPS website HERE.

 After booking you will receive an RPS – Event Booking Confirmation email. If you do not receive this, you have not succeeded in booking a ticket. On the day of the event (8 August) you will receive an email with the joining link from If you have not received your joining link by 14.30 please email with the Order Number from your RPS confirmation email. Please do this before 15.30, since problems cannot be sorted after that time.

If you cannot see the booking button or it does not work you can use this Book Online link instead.

Your data

Your personal data (name, email address and telephone number) that you supply when booking the online event will be passed to the Digital Imaging Group organiser in order to enable them to:

1. Contact you in advance of the event to remind you or notify you of joining instructions (or changes thereto) etc.

2. Contact you at short notice before or during an event in case of any emergency or last-minute changes

3. Contact you at the end of the event for your feedback

By booking this event you are deemed to consent to this transfer of your data.

The event may be recorded and published. By joining the event you are deemed to consent to our making a recording of the event available online afterwards.


Event Organiser

Rex Waygood


Cancellation policy

If circumstances beyond our control cause cancellation of the online event you will be reimbursed. It is for each attendee to ensure they are able to view this presentation online. It may not be possible for the host/organiser to rectify any problems attendees may have. For that reason, it is in your best interest to satisfy yourself that you can communicate via Zoom before the event. No refund will be available if you are unable to attend the meeting for any reason.



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