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Melvin Nicholson Photography

Keswick, England
+44 7813 950378
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Professional and so enthusiastic!

Melvin has exceeded expectations with his workshops and his professionalism. Everyone is made to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jane-SwallowsRest
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
Isle of Lewis and Harris workshop November 2017

Recently joined this workshop with Melvin and his other guests. Excellent workshop with Melvin... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
colinwafer
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Wallsend, United Kingdom
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Melvin Nicholson Photography offers landscape photography workshops and expert 1-2-1 tuition throughout the Lake District and the UK. I offer one, two and three day workshops in the Lake District and are based in the following areas; Keswick, Windermere, Ullswater, Buttermere and Coniston, If you love landscape photography and either wish to improve your photography skills with a professional photographer or simply have me be your experienced location guide taking you to the very best places then I can help you.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Melvin has exceeded expectations with his workshops and his professionalism. Everyone is made to feel welcome and nothing is too much trouble. He works tirelessly arranging locations, travel and accommodation. He is great company, never a dull moment!More

Thank Jane-SwallowsRest
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Jane for providing such wonderful accommodation and your three bedroom self-catering cottage that is attached to your also equally beautiful B&B in Weymouth, Dorset is just perfect for me and my clients. From the very warm welcome that I and my clients receive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently joined this workshop with Melvin and his other guests. Excellent workshop with Melvin delivering clear and original advice but giving you space to think and do your own thing. Constant good humour means a smile is never too far away except when the carpool...More

Thank colinwafer
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Colin and Suzanne How lovely to hear from you again and for leaving such a positive and nice review. Thank you although I cannot believe that you deducted 0.01 from a perfect ten out of ten score because of my singing, ha, ha. In...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were well looked after and had great fun whilst improving our photography. Melvin had an excellent knowledge of all locations and knew where to go and when to catch some good light.More

Thank sophia S
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sophia Thank you very much for leaving a review on both of your back to back workshops with me to Glencoe and the Outer Hebrides in November. It was a real pleasure having you along for both workshops and I am delighted that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been on many one day workshops with Melvin both joining a group and 1-2-1 since 2016 visiting the Lakes (twice), Fleetwood&Blackpool, Salford Quay, Liverpool and Dorset. For all of these my experience was excellent. I enjoyed the banter and learned a lot about...More

Thank Monica D
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Monica Many thanks for leaving a review on your time spent on my recent one week long Isle of Harris and Lewis workshop 20th-26th November 2017. I'm sorry to hear that your experience on this particular workshop failed to live up to your expectations...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I joined Melvin for his workshop to Iceland during October 2017. Had a great time on the trip visiting glaciers, waterfalls, black sand beaches, beautiful churches and mountains to name a few locations. Melvin was excellent at sharing his knowledge and kept his sense of...More

Thank Ivy May M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have benefitted from several 1-2-1 sessions and group workshops with Melvin. Not only does he share his considerable expertise, but also his witty repartee! Time spent with Melvin is never dull even if the weather is.More

Thank Christine B
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ha, ha, Christine, that made me laugh. Perhaps I should get your saying 'Time spent with Melvin is never dull even if the weather is' stuck on the side of my minibus? That's brilliant and you did not even mention my singing abilities either, lol....More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

A great few hours spent in the company of Melvin. His passion, drive and technical ability for photography are more than evident. I was guided at length and in great detail on composition and the best settings to get 'that shot' Although we went for...More

Thank Gary W
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Gary Firstly many thanks for joining me on my recent one day Salford Quays workshop. The area is ripe for the picking and once the sun goes down and the lights come up, the whole area shines like a jewel in the dark. Photographing...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

I really enjoy landscape photography but I am certainly no expert and felt that I would benefit from Melvin's 1-1 tuition. I've watched Melvin's videos on Youtube and I liked his approach so I thought I would get in touch As soon as I'd put...More

Thank Rob B
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Rob Well I'm delighted not to have to pay for my reviews otherwise I would be a penniless man because you wrote some very kind words and I really appreciate it, thank you. I remember the day well. It started off very misty indeed...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

I attended a 121 session with Melvin based around Derwentwater. I thought I knew what I was doing with my camera but Melvin taught me loads. Also he is a really friendly and funny guy. His YouTube videos are ace. This is a picture from...More

Thank Bob C
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Bob What a great day we had at Derwentwater back in late November last year. We managed to capture a couple of lovely images and go through your camera with a fine tooth comb. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with me...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

I went on a workshop with Melvin in December to the Lakedistrict. when we arrived it was balmy -8 degrees . Melvin's knowledge of the area allowed was great he knew where the light would be all the time and put me in the right...More

Thank kenealy_d
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hey Danny Great to hear from you and well done on winning a competition on PhotoCrowd. I am an Expert Judge on that site and there are really great ways to improve your photography too. I have to add at this point that I did...More

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