What you'll do
What You Will Learn You are only taught what you need to learn, this will be discussed with you in advance...tuition can include the following and much more: **Basic Photography theory and Techniques: From 'how do hold the camera correctly?' to using the aperture, shutter speed, ISO and white balance settings in your camera. **Intermediate / Advanced Photographic Techniques: Use of depth of field, differential focusing, fill flash techniques, taking still life/macro images, portraits and travel and landscape photography for stock library use, etc. **Digital Imaging Software: Using Lightroom or Photoshop to get the best from your images once downloaded from the camera. **Studio Lighting for Portrait Photography: Learn how to use a simple 2-light set up, for stylish portraits (such as these below) in half a day. More complex set ups can be taught in a full day or longer.
Flexible Photography Tuition on Valentia Island, Skellig Ring, County Kerry, Ireland, With Award-Winning Professional Photographer & photo magazine Associate Editor, Stephen Power. **Fees shown are for 2 hours. Times are flexible! Message for your own preferred time & length of workshop.** The workshops are tailor-made to suit your needs and current level of skill. You are only taught what you need to learn, this will be discussed with you in advance. Tuition can include basic or advanced photo techniques and digital software imaging with Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom.
Coffee and cake
Where you'll be
All tuition can include a theory and a practical segment, utilizing the outstanding scenery on Valentia Island and locality. This includes: Valentia Island Lighthouse Valentia Island Slate Quarry Geokaun Mountain Bray Head Portmagee Harbour
Things to keep in mind
For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.
Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.
Up to 2 guests ages 15 and up can attend. Participants should bring a good digital camera that can be adjusted for various settings - and a laptop (if digital imaging teaching is requested).
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
Valentia-based photographer Stephen Power MA, BSc (hons) is an award-winning photographer, author and photography teacher with over 35 years’ experience. He holds a Master’s Degree in adult education.
Valentia Island Photography Workshops
£70 / personNew experience
£70 / person