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Martin Lawrence Photography Tours

Keswick, England
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Great day

I had a brilliant day with Martin, the course is great fun and Martin has a wealth of knowledge and... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Robert G
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London, United Kingdom
Great landscape photography class

Me and my mum booked a landscape photography class with Martin on the 4th of October. Unfortunately... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Tap S
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Specialising in One to One and Small Group Landscape Photography Courses for two or three people in the beautiful Lake District in and around Keswick. All abilities catered for.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Keswick, England
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

I had a brilliant day with Martin, the course is great fun and Martin has a wealth of knowledge and is a great teacher and seriously enthusiastic. I got some wonderful images from the day and I feel a lot more confident in my camera...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Me and my mum booked a landscape photography class with Martin on the 4th of October. Unfortunately the weather on that day was not ideal but Martin continued to give us the best option for the photography class, so we did some more photography on...More

Thank Tap S
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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thanks Tap for your kind review. I'm glad that you were both free the following day to complete the practical part of the course. Its not much fun taking images in the rain and gale force winds!!

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

My husband and I booked a 2-day photography course with Martin in the Lake District and we weren’t disappointed. Martin’s style of tutoring is friendly and relaxed and he is so enthusiastic about imparting his considerable technical knowledge and ensuring that you have a good...More

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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hi Rebecca and Tony So glad that you both enjoyed your day. You certainly got some great images to take away with you! Im glad that you enjoyed visiting some of my favourite places in the lake district. You are right - it can be...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Just wanted to drop you a note to say thank you once again for a great day on Friday. Both Jim and myself learned a tremendous amount and I have confidence that I can now take great landscape shots. The techniques passed on have allowed...More

Thank Forrest J
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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Hi Jim Thanks so much for your wonderful review. Im so glad that you both enjoyed your day with me and happy that you feel that you learnt so much. I really enjoyed both your company. You were a pleasure to teach. I would love...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2017

For my 60th Birthday I wanted a camera so I could do some nice snap shots as I travelled around the Lincolnshire Wolds. Not only did I get a lovely Nikon D5300 DSLR, my wife had also secretly bought me a one day Landscape Photography...More

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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Thanks for such a great review Paul. It was a pleasure to share the day with you. I'm really glad that you enjoyed your birthday present and learnt so much. You have a lovely camera just make sure that you get out there with it...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

A day of one to one tuition with Martin gave me so much more understanding of my camera and how to get good landscape shots. He's so courteous and helpful that I was completely at ease all day, able to concentrate on the photograph. Seizing...More

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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

Thanks for this lovely review Maureen. We were very fortunate to witness a fabulous cloud inversion over Derwentwater and to capture it from Castlehead. These events are very few and far between and I'm so glad that we were able to capture this special event...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This two day, one to one course with Martin opened my eyes to the potential locked up in my trusty digital SLR. No more point and shoot snapping for me, this course, a Christmas Present from my wife helped me realise how I could see,...More

Thank Eleanor M
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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Thanks very much for your kind comments. We had two great days where we were blessed with fantastic weather and you got some great images that you should be really proud of. Look forward to seeing you again some time. Best regards Martin

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Purchased this course after doing some searching on the net. Really glad I picked Martin because of the way he structured the day to suit my ability. The weather on the day was not the best (rain, wind etc) and made taking shots a bit...More

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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Thanks for your kind words Andy. You were great company and I really enjoyed our day. As I often say, I hate those blanket blue skies. Give me some good old Lake District moody weather any day. Thats where the great images come from and...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Martin's tuition was brilliant. The technical side has now become much clearer and I have a good base to develop my Photoshop and photographic skills. The day was very enjoyable and despite the heavy rain and wind for part of the day there was plenty...More

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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Thanks for this great review Lenore. Im so glad that you enjoyed the course and felt that you learnt a lot from it. I also enjoyed your company. Switching some elements of the course around allowed you to get optimum results from the day and...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2016

For my birthday my two sons purchased a full day landscape photography course with Martin. I was one of those people who never used anything else on their camera apart from the automatic button. I did not have the confidence to use anything else. I...More

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Sheila L, Owner at Martin Lawrence Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2016

Thanks so much for your lovely review Sharon. It was a pleasure meeting and teaching you and I am glad that you enjoyed your birthday present so much.

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a_broadhurst
21 June 2017|
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Hi there I have checked the weather on several websites for Friday and it is due to rain for most of the day I'm afraid. I really wouldn't want to disappoint your husband by taking him out in such weather spending our time... More
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