Photo Walk Creative Challenges

  • Look up, Look down – hone your camera skills on tall trees, skies, lake reflections, fallen leaves, fungi and of course the mansion
  • Bring on the colours – how many can you capture in one picture?
  • Autumn Abstract – get camera savvy with the detail, shape and texture of the micro landscape

On this walk you will learn… 

  • How ­­to keep your compositions simple with strong, leading lines to guide the eye
  • to use colour and texture to add impact to your pictures
  • to experiment with shutter speed, depth of field and ISO as part of the creative process

Location & Details

  • Meeting point: outside Woodchester Mansion, Woodchester Trust, Nympsfield, Gloucestershire
  • Postcode: GL10 3TS
  • Grid REF: SO 79528 01420
  • Parking: Ample parking in the National Trust Car Park (please allow 10 minutes to walk to the mansion)

Skill Level: Basic photography knowledge required

Essentials:  Digital SLR or Bridge camera with Aperture/Shutter Speed/Manual controls (not point and shoot), old clothes/walking boots/wellies

Terrain: Hilly woodland. Muddy footpaths.