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A Luxury Photography Retreat in Ullswater

A Luxury Photography Retreat in Ullswater

For those who like getting up high, there are some of the best mountains and fells on your doorstep, the most famous being Helvellyn and the precipitous Striding Edge. A gentler walk is Aira Force, probably the most famous of the Lake District waterfalls. You are in the perfect location to receive exceptional photography tuition from "Landscape Photographer of the Year" Mark Littlejohn and experienced local photographer & mountain guide, Rod Ireland. 

Mark Littlejohn is a professional landscape photographer based in the Penrith area on the edge of the English Lake District. Mark is best known for his achievements in the UK Landscape Photographer of the Year competition. Over the course of the last three years he has received 7 Judges Commendations, 2 Highly Commended, runner up in the Classic View in 2015 and overall winner of the title in 2014. His images are regularly featured in a variety of national photographic magazines and he also writes articles that feature in these magazines. He has been running workshops throughout the Lakes for some time and likes nothing better than showing visitors different views from well known places.

Rod Ireland is a professional photographer living and working in the small village of Askham in the Lake District (under five miles from Waternook). His knowledge and understanding of the local area is second to none. As well as being an accomplished landscape photographer, he is a fully qualified mountain leader meaning he's able to take clients off the beaten track so they can experience locations other photographic tutors are unable to explore. Rod runs photographic workshops in the Lake District; regularly exhibits landscape work and serves a list of clients with commercial photography.


Exceptional photography tuition from "Landscape Photographer of the Year" Mark Littlejohn and experienced local photographer and mountain guide, Rod Ireland.


All guests receive:
3 nights luxury stay in The Great Barn (5 Star Gold)
A private chef to prepare your packed lunches and evening meals
Round the lake pass on the Ullswater Steamers

Photography guests receive:
Personal 1-to-1 and group photography tuition
Professional local guiding to hidden locations
Review and feedback sessions on workshop images
Ongoing email support

Non photography guests receive:
£50 voucher towards a luxury concierge services
Opportunity to join guided walks into the fells
... or just relax with a good book, taking in the marvels of Ullswater



Dates for 2017 coming soon


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