Opening Times
Mon-Thursday 9am-6pm
Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 9am-2pm
Bank Holidays 10am-4pm

One Day Photography Courses

Based in the photogenic seaside resort of Essaouira these one day courses, available individually, or in combination provide an introduction to photography for beginners.

You will be carefully guided through a series of digital workshops that will teach you how to get the best from your camera.

Essaouira offers seascapes, fishermen coming in with the catch, horses riding at sunset, medieval souks unchanged - a fascinating culture, history & people for you to observe at your own pace all in one place.

  Course Course Detail
3 Light, shade, texture and angles’


An abstract and architectural workshop focusing on using depth of field control and exposure adjustments to create more textural and colour-rich images.


Lunch al fresco at an inexpensive restaurant in town (not included in the price), followed by individual photography and the viewing of images and feedback.
1 Fundamentals


A camera workshop looking at the basics of camera control including how to hold the camera, camera controls, exposure - ISO, shutter speed & aperture.


Group lunch al fresco at an inexpensive restaurant in town (not included in the price) followed by tutor-led tour of the medina and workshop on composition.

2 Berber Trip

All Day (8am - 3pm) Sunday and Wednesday only

A day to photograph a mixture of different subjects outside Essaouira. The workshop is tutor-led and includes individual tuition throughout the day covering people photography, landscapes and seascapes whilst exploring the countryside, flowers and Berber communities near Essaouira.


Depart for the untouched countryside and a Berber Souk. Lunch at Sidi Kaouki, a peaceful village south of Essaouira. From there walk to the cascades at Sidi m'Barek, passing numerous argan trees, the region's main agricultural resource, to the co-operative for argan production to watch and take photos of the women at work. Depending on the time of year, flower photography to be included (includes cost of lunch & transport).



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