Useful links

Photography Forums and Sites


  • Lens Hero
    Type in your make of camera, lens requirements and maximum price, Lens Hero suggests the lenses
  • Snapsort
    Not sure which camera to buy? Snap sort helps you compare and make decisions
  • Lens Buying Guide

Photography Courses

Stoke on Trent College Level 3 Extended Diploma in Graphics and Photography

Level 2 Diploma in Media, Graphics and Photography

Newcastle College A’Level Photography

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Photography and Digital Media

 Going Digital One-day Workshops in Stoke-on-Trent
Close up and Macro (including Calke Abbey)
 Great Little Picture Photography Workshop for beginners in Lichfield, Staffordshire
Tez Marsden Photography courses for beginners in Derbyshire
 Wild Arena Animal, macro and landscape photography courses throughout the UK
on Safari
Wild animal photography in the UK and abroad
Wildlife and Landscape

Online Printing This company is a favourite and they often have offers – you never have to pay full price! Apparently you can get lots of free stuff from this site if you know what you’re doing. Groupon do all sorts of offers, but regularly have offers on photobooks, wall prints and canvases – you just need to sign up with them or check their website intermittently.