Macro 1-2-1 sessions

  • Location - Scotland West Lothian and surrounding areas, I can travel further for expenses covered.

  • Price - £175

  • Dates -  Various dates covered, contact me to arrange. 

Macro photography is becoming more and more popular each day and with various companies offering Macro lenses at competitive prices its now never been easier to own a Macro lens. 

However Macro photography isn't easy and it's certainly not beginner friendly, it will test your ability as a photographer like no other genre, but don't worry, I'm here to help you on your journey to the Macro World.

Come and get some hands on in the field tutoring from a National Geographic and award winning Macro photographer in the beautiful Scottish woods and meadows. 

Sound like your cup of tea? Then why not book a personal 1-2-1 session with today. We will learn the ins and outs of everything Macro from Depth of Field, all aspects of Lighting, Manual Focus, various techniques including hand held and mounted focus stacking and much more.

What's Included?

  • 5-6 Hours Tuition - Morning or Afternoon.

  • Image critique and follow up help

  • Help with processing in photoshop/lightroom (please bring a laptop)

What will we learn?

  • The advantages of different focal lengths

  • How to focus stack

  • Composition 

  • Camera settings for each scenario

  • How to approach and find various wildlife

  • Processing 

What should I bring?

  • DSLR or Equivalent 

  • Macro lens

  • Tripod and stacking rail if you have them and want to learn this mounted focus stacking technique.

  • Outdoor clothing

  • A keen to learn attitude

  • Knee pads or mat 

If you don't have this camera gear available then you can use mine as long as you have adequate insurance should the worst happen.  

How do I book in?

So, you want to book in? Brilliant. Please use the contact me button below.

A none refundable deposit of £50 is required with the remaining balance to be paid 4 weeks before the session. 

Disabled/Housebound?

If you are disabled or housebound I can still help. I have various insects as pets and I can bring these to you, we can set up a mini studio in your home and still learn most techniques. I have experience teaching wheelchair bound clients and those that suffer with Anxiety. Please do contact me for any more info.

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mattd2012@yahoo.com