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Stowe Photography Workshop - Culworth Camera Club

Despite the silly early start at 4.15 am, the early fog on both the land and in my head began to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pamsie55
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Banbury, United Kingdom
What a day

Melvin is a fantastic teacher. He is not one to do everything himself and have you watch, rather he... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cryptoref
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Aloha, Oregon
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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...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite the silly early start at 4.15 am, the early fog on both the land and in my head began to clear and I started to listen and understand what Melvin was telling us. He is creative, encouraging and professional. It was a little tricky...More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Pam Thank you so much for a genuinely wonderful review on your experience of my recent one day workshop that was held at the beautiful Stowe National Trust. It was absolute pleasure to spend the day with you and your fellow photographers and I...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Melvin is a fantastic teacher. He is not one to do everything himself and have you watch, rather he says look around setup your shot and then we'll talk about what you see and how to make it better. He did that throughout the day....More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi David. Firstly many thanks indeed for such a lovely review. I am delighted that you not only enjoyed the day with me but even more importantly, that it delivered what you had hoped and that was useful instructional techniques. As you say, I try...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

This was my first experience of a workshop with a professional photographer, and was a day course on landscape photography with Melvin and 5 other clients. I have had a DSLR for nearly nine years and have had some landscape images I have been pleased...More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Hi Ed Well, reviews just do not come any better than that. My heartfelt thanks for taking the time to write about your experience on my recent Lake District workshop. Like you said, we were blessed with outstanding weather and the locations picked at the...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018

What a super day I had in the Heart of Yorkshire, Melvin is absolutely passionate about landscape photography and was willing to take whatever time necessary to help you with compositions, offering to provide you with his suggestions.More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi John Many thanks for another lovely review. I really appreciate you taking the time to put down into words your enjoyment in joining me on my One Day Yorkshire Dales Workshop in Muker, Gunnerside and West Burton falls. It was a pleasure to have...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

A great day spent with Melvin and the 4 other guys making up our group . Melvin makes it fun and very interesting with his constant wit and of course his excellent knowledge of both photography and locations . I'm another who follows Melvin on...More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Hi Darren Many thanks for a lovely review and for your very kind words. You know I often believe that training and helping others can be fun and if you make it that way, people will become a lot more responsive to you and vice-versa....More

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I had a superb day out with Melvin. He is clearly both very passionate and very knowledgeable about landscape photography. I had a day full of enthusiasm and humour with Melvin willing to discuss both technical and artistic topics. Yesterday definitely reignited my interest in...More

Thank Paul C
Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Hi Paul You were on the same workshop as Darren and he too left a lovely review for me so a BIG thank you to you both. Yes it has been rumoured that I am enthusiastic and possess a sense of humour. Well you were...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

I've been following Melvin for a while on Facebook and love his work. I'd had a 1 2 1 tutorial with another photographer in Scotland and really enjoyed it and thought Melvin's friendly and professional approach would help me build more confidence. He was very...More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi Kat Many thanks for leaving a review on TripAdvisor regarding your 1-2-1 private tuition day with me mid-May this year. It was my pleasure to guide you round just a small part of the Lake District while assisting you with your photography. I know...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

Great 1-2-1 session with Melvin in the Lakes. Very knowledgably about his subject. Despite the weather we managed to get a productive full day in. Unusual venue's such as Cathedral Quarry made the day really interesting. Thanks Melvin!More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi John Welcome to TripAdvisor and I am really appreciate you taking the time and trouble to join up and leave a review. Thank you John. I really enjoyed our 1-2-1 tuition day together on Monday despite the 'challenging' weather (welcome to the Lake District...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

I had a 1-2-1 Workshop in the Lake District with Melvin. A fantastic day. Melvin showed me how to get the best out of my camera. Nothing was to much trouble. A smile on his face at all times. Melvin is a excellent teacher. Well...More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Hi Alan Many thanks for your kind words. I really enjoyed our day together at Cockley Beck and Cathedral Cavern recently. You were a pleasure to assist and I'm delighted that you enjoyed your time with me in the most beautiful of all national parks...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

In the middle of March 2018 I attended Melvin Nicholson's Isle of Harris and Lewis Workshop. I was searching the internet and found Melvin's website and his workshop in the Outer Hebrides and the idea of spending a week in Scotland photographing the Outer Hebrides...More

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Melvin_Nicholson, Owner at Melvin Nicholson Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi Scott Well, firstly many thanks for such a lovely review. I really appreciate those who invest their time, energy and finances in joining me on my multi-day photography tours. When the person invests so much, it is my responsibility to deliver the best tour...More

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