Join Olympus Expert Lewis Speight at Wilkinson Cameras in Liverpool for an action-packed in-store workshop, showcasing the exclusive Olympus features that will ensure fantastic results in 3 different photography genres.
During the event you will get expert advice from our Olympus Specialist, Lewis Speight, and the opportunity to get hands-on with the latest Olympus kit, including the flagship E-M1 range and Olympus M.Zuiko PRO series of lenses.
Learn how to paint with light.... even when you can't guarantee a blacked out room! This will utilise the ‘Live Composite’ feature that is unique to the Olympus range, which offers fantastic results easily.
An introduction to Macro photography with props and demos to ensure they leave with some fantastic images.
See how easy it is to use in-camera focus stacking with multiple props and lighting setups to play with.
High Speed (Water Splash)
Learn how to easily create professional looking product photography using water to create motion and excitement in the image.
Using the unique ‘Pro Capture’ feature of the flagship Olympus products, you will see how easy it is to get that crucially timed product shot, incorporating fruit, water, lights and glassware.
- This workshop is suitable for beginners, but please ensure you have a basic understanding of how to change settings on your camera such as aperture and shutter speed. If you're not sure what these are or how to change them, we recommend first attending our Beginners' DSLR workshop.
- You will have the opportunity to try a range of Olympus cameras and lenses, but if you have your own Olympus OM-D or PEN then please bring it along with you.
- A tripod, if you have one
- An SD card to use on the day and take your images home on
Lewis is the Olympus Technical Specialist for North UK and has a history in Wedding & Sports Photography, with expertise in low light landscapes, light painting and videography.
Please arrive from 9.45am for a 10am start. The workshop will end at 4.00pm*.
There will be a 1 hour lunch break. Lunch is not provided. A fridge is available in The Learning Suite, so you may bring your own food or we are well located for a number of food options.
Tea, coffee and water will be available throughout the day.
This workshop takes place at Wilkinson Cameras Liverpool - please remember that this store has relocated to Bold Street.
*Please be aware that workshops can run over depending on how many questions are asked and unforseen circumstances. We therefore advise allowing a little extra time when planning travel times, booking tickets on public transport or if you are paying upfront for a pay and display car park.
Tickets are sent by email as a PDF attachment within 1 working day of purchase. Please show this on a smart phone or tablet or print it off to show on the day. If you do not receive a ticket, please check your junk mail or filtered mail folders. Failing this, please bring your order confirmation or receipt. For in-store purchases, no ticket will be emailed - please use your receipt.
Cancellations - Cancellations made within 14 days of the event are non-refundable.
Accessibilty - Please note that the Learning Suite, Wilkinson Cameras Liverpool's training area, is located on the first floor. There is no stair lift or elevator to this floor. We apologise for any inconvenience. If you would like further information about accessibility, for example to find out if the area is suitable for your needs, then please get in touch and we will be happy to provide detailed information for you.