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Forest of Dean School of Photography

Forest of Dean & Wye Valley School of Photography

Gift Vouchers: are a great way to give the gift of knowledge to someone dear to you. All vouchers apply to One 2 One training only, are valid for 6 months, are personalized and emailed to you for inclusion in a card of your choice and are suitable for all levels and ages. Email for easy ways to pay info@davidbroadbent.com

David Broadbent runs the only professionally led photo training school offering One 2 One training, group courses and photo safaris in the fabulous Forest of Dean and Wye Valley area of outstanding natural beauty. The school goes from strength to strength, with the bespoke One 2 One days, offering focussed personal training on any subject, at any time and location of the clients choosing - still the most popular product in our portfolio. One 2 One training days target your training needs and can help you learn faster in any given area either on location or in the technical, software and post production areas.

So set your alarm clock if you like an early start or choose any time for a bespoke one-to-one session at a location of your choosing and get right to the point in a fun, friendly and jargon free day. Pre-booking and payment is essential. Email info@davidbroadbent.com for details.

In addition, the school offer small group courses at our outdoor partner training venues  Our photo group training is all about having fun with other photographers and learning from each other (with David on hand for specialist advice) whilst exploring some of the finest spots the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley AONB has to offer.- Puzzlewood, Forest Holidays and Humble by Nature. Puzzlewood is a magical and very ancient Forest of Dean woodland and is packed with natural history but may also be better known to you as a film location for major UK series and movies including the latest Star Wars. Humble by Nature is the brainchild of TV presenter Kate Humble and is in a supberb rural location on a beautiful Monmouthshire farm. Forest Holidays in the Forest of Dean is a national company offering luxurious forest cabins at their Forest of Dean site. We offer small group courses and one to one training via their site. 

We will also be running specialist courses on wetland birds, wild meadows, starling murmarations for RSPB Newport Wetlands and Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust. In other fantastic news for 2017 - we'll be involved in the brand new Wildlife Film & Photography Academy for Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust 

The school also runs specialist one off events during the year. If the classroom is more your style, why not join our classrroom based course at the Wye Valley Arts Centre in Llandogo, Wales. News about all our events can be found on our Facebook page



We are full members of the Wye Valley & Forest of Dean Tourism Association. Their website is packed with accomodation ideas as well as other things to do in this great area. However, you find out about us, you will always get the best service and the latest events news and deals from our email contact point. If you "do" Facebook, why not visit our page and hit the "Like" button. Lots of our lovely clients post their pictures from the courses there as well as feedback on their day. You'll also get to hear all the latest news and chat, so feel free to ask any questions you may have there too. 

We also have a couple of other special events in the pipeline. So, if you are interested in bird photography or making panorama images - watch this space. 

Places on all courses are reserved by payment and we have several payment options available. contact us for details.

Email or call for details or visit our Facebook page where there is lots more information, comments from our clients and their own pictures. Alternatively email Forest of Dean School of Photography and we’ll send out some more information by email.

Coming up next: Puzzlewood courses for 2017 will be 14th May and 14th October. Humble by Nature 2017 courses are listed on their website. Wye Valley Arts classroom course is currently running. One 2 One courses are available throughout the year. Forest Holidays in the Forest of Dean bookings are via their fab website as are the other courses by using the links above.

What our clients say: "Thanks very much for today. I had a great time and learned lots. I really have no feedback for you other than to keep on being so experienced, knowledgeable, affable and such a good instructor!All the best and I do hope I can use your services again sometime in the not too distant future". Bob 

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Telephone: +44 (0)7771 664973 | Email: info@davidbroadbent.com