What we're about

Welcome to London Photographic - Improve your PHOTOGRAPHY and BOOST YOUR CREATIVITY!


We are a group of fun and friendly photographers. We love going on adventures in and around London, the UK and worldwide. We have been known to hit the road and travel in any direction that has photographic potential.


We hold workshops on all genres of photography and cater for all skill levels and provide comprehensive support both technically and creatively. There is a place for you here whether you shoot digital or film photography, have a pro dslr body, a mirrorless, bridge, compact camera or even a tablet or smartphone. We also run one-to-one sessions and private classes if you and your friends are interested in a more tailored offering.

In addition to shooting in our beautiful and eclectic city of London, our regular workshops include days out and weekends away in the UK and Europe. We also run Photography Tours and Holidays in Asia Pacific and Central America.


Our professional and flexible Leadership Team has the expertise to cover all genres of photography including street, portrait, long exposure, studio, on and off camera flash lighting, night photography, macro, long exposure filter workshops, wildlife, landscape & urban landscape, painting with light, abstract, architecture, low light, Lightroom, Photoshop and more.


Our mission is to help our members have a chance to improve their photographic skills and techniques and explore their creative potential without breaking the bank. So whether you're just starting out, looking to learn something new or are an experienced pro, come hang out with us and share your passion! We are always happy to share our knowledge and experience.

Find out more on our website London Photographic (http://www.londonphotographic.uk/) or Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/londonphotographic00) or get in touch (hello@londonphotographic.uk) by email.

And lastly don't forget to check out our sponsors (https://www.meetup.com/londonphotographic/sponsors/)and get great discounts from some leading brands such as Nikon, Adobe, Peak Design and Lee Filters. Contact us for discount links.

Alex, Jane & Team

Upcoming events (5+)

Beginners Night & Low Light Photography workshop - Get it Right in Camera!

Nights are drawing so come along for an evening photographing the colourful and dramatic imagery of one of London's iconic locations whilst gaining practical skills in night photography. Learn to use the correct settings for long exposure night and low light shooting and get great photos! WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: • Shooting at night / low light • Exposing for light trails • Bracketing for HDR By the end of the night you will have the confidence to go out and use all these techniques and bring home stunning night shots. EXPERIENCE Complete beginners or those who would like a refresher. It will be helpful if you know how to change: - shutter speed - aperture - ISO - put your lens into manual focus - we'll help if you can't EQUIPMENT - any camera - any lens (kit lens is fine) · tripod · cable release · warm & waterproof clothing OTHER ESSENTIALS - A fun and experimental attitude! TRAVEL As usual check TFL website for any issues that may delay your journey. Alex[masked] Check out our other workshops and events: https://www.meetup.com/londonphotographic/events/calendar Cover photos © London Photographic Ltd

Tattoo London - Shooting the Weird & the Wonderful



The International London Tattoo Convention will be returning for its 15th year. For another weekend they takeover the iconic Tobacco Dock in Wapping. Join us at London's largest tattoo convention for an afternoon shooting the people who have transformed their bodies into cutting-edge works of art. This isn't a teaching session but we will help with your settings if you need it. EXPERIENCE LEVEL -Suitable for anyone to attend EQUIPMENT -Any camera -Any lens - a zoom will be useful -Flash is optional -Tripod is not necessary DETAILS As usual check the tfl website for any interruptions that may delay your journey. CONTACT Alex[masked] Check our calendar for other workshop and events: https://www.meetup.com/londonphotographic/events/calendar

The Craft of Captivating Composition

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Have you ever wondered how photographers create the most striking images from any given scene? This workshop is a mix of theory and application of theory through fun, practical exercises and will focus on compositional rules used in photography - what they are, how and when to use them and when to break the rules! Join us to learn how to take your photography to the next level and learn techniques on how to create a great image. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN • Fundamental compositional rules • How to train your eye to spot and create photogenic opportunities • How to consciously place elements in your image and explore compositional options • Use whatever camera you have to create amazing shots EXPERIENCE LEVEL All experience levels welcome, no previous experience required EQUIPMENT • Any camera or smartphone • Any lens • Fully charged battery • Both Digital and Film cameras welcome • A fun and experimental attitude TRAVEL • Check TFL for any disruptions that may delay your journey. • If you need to contact us call Alex on[masked] Can't make this event, join us on another! https://www.meetup.com/londonphotographic/events/calendar/ Cover photos © London Photographic Ltd

GET IT RIGHT IN CAMERA! Part 1 - Exposure

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Are you tired of guessing and hoping your photos are going to be exposed properly and won't be out of focus? Today is the day to start learning how to GET IT RIGHT IN CAMERA! As a photographer developing your foundation of skills is really important. By attending these series of GET IT RIGHT IN CAMERA workshops our aim is to help you fill your pockets with techniques you can use in different situations to ensure that you are getting what you want out of your photography both technically and creatively. Whether you work in Manual Mode, Aperture or Shutter Priority we are going to show you how to get the best out of your camera and minimise the time you spend editing. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN -Techniques to eliminate blur and minimise out of focus images -Finding the best locations for light -Creating thoughtful images EXPERIENCE -All levels welcome, no previous experience required EQUIPMENT -Kit or zoom lens (F2.8 or wider recommended) -Fixed 50mm -Fully charged battery TRAVEL -As usual check with TFL for any disruptions that may delay your journey. -Ring Alex[masked] if you're running late Can't make this event, join us on another! https://www.meetup.com/londonphotographic/events/calendar/

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