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At LINE+LIGHT we take our responsibility to our clients very seriously, and ask for feedback at the end of each course we run. We learn from this dialog and are always looking to improve the courses we offer.

Thankfully, we have a comments book bursting with comments which make our hearts sing when we look back at them. Here's what our guests have been saying about the courses they've attended.......




" A great day- I started with very little knowledge of my camera, and after just one session I have learned so much"

- Sally B- Nottingham

"Superb- I enjoyed every minute- can't wait to play and explore with my camera. Well done, well presented and fun- many thanks"

Jean B- Leicester

"A great day- many thanks! Both the classroom and outdoor activities were really useful- can't wait until tomorrow- I'll be out again with my camera"

- Chris T- Nottingham

"A really good balance of theory and practice- a very enjoyable day. Friendly and supportive environments- now I want to do MORE!"

- Sarah G - Derby

"An excellent day, it re-capped on things I started to learn a while back, but they now make sense! Easy to understand- thank you"

J.Vangelly, Nottingham 

"Terrific fun, on a day which de-mystified really quite complex stuff"

Sandra H, Nottingham




"Papplewick was an unknown place until I met Bob & Martine there for a great day out. First class personal tuition- I learnt a lot and had a go with a VERY expensive tilt/shift lens. Thank you LINE+LIGHT!"

R. Williams, Ashbourne

"Great venue and very helpful teaching, both on composition and technicalities. I've grasped some very useful lessons, thank you"

-Sarah D, Arnold

"Such a delightful setting with wonderful company yet again- well done"

I. Bowyer, Mansfield

"An excellent day - each room provided different challenges as Bob & Martine guided us though them. There's almost too much to see, I've have to come back again another time!"

Jeff H, Leics




"Again, another value for money course and I feel like I've just learnt SO much more- I just need to practice"

M. Price, Nottingham

Really useful- being able to apply Digital 1 skills and to put them into practice- extremely useful. It was great to have both Martine and Bob on hand to help us compose our photographs."

-Michael B, Keyworth

"Really enjoyed the time to practice and learn more too, thanks for your help and advice."

- Janet M, Nottingham

"I've had a great day! Very informative and helpful. I will definitely come to another course in the future."

D.Herlihy, Nottingham   




"What an interesting course- going home now to have a play!"

- B. Johnson, Leics

"Well worth coming- bring on those layers in the Stage 2 please!"

- D.Boulton, Notts

"Already looking forward to the next course- thank you so much"

- Martin B- Radcliffe




"The course is well structured and conveyed without any burden on the technical side. Very important for anybody wishing to broaden their skills in photography and useful for anyone wishing to make important decisions in equipment investment."

-T. Collins, West Bridgford

"A brilliant day! Martine is a fantastic tutor and I'd happily recommend this course to anyone" 

Ciaran B, Nottingham

"My interest lies entirely in architecture and I have learnt such a lot from Martine- thank you very much indeed"

D. Smith, Dronfield




"A Great location and beautiful models. Lots of support and suggestions with good advice on composition & lighting".

C. Campbell Leamington Spa

"A super day, a super location and super models- SUPER! Thanks for the tips."

- Larry S- Ashby de la Zouch

"Thank you all for an excellent and well run day. The models were a pleasure to work with and I've come away with new skills and some stunning images"

- D. Jones Wollaton




"Loads of information, and lots of notes made to look back on- gives me something to do while my wife watches 'Strictly!"

-John D- Mansfield

"Loads of information, but far more than that- this day will change my whole approach and way of working. Many things that appeared difficult to follow are now possible- very good"

- Dennis H- Derbyshire

"Very good, told me what the books missed out!"

-Frank H- Ashbourne

"A master class, by a class master"

- A.Seddon - Hucknall




"Interesting variety of shots from whoe rooms to details. Useful tips from the pros- hoping to remember the lessons!"

-C.Clayton- Beeston

"Today's course allowed me to consolidate the skills I gained from a previous day with LINE+LIGHT. As always, Martine pushed me to improve all aspects of my photograph in a most wonderful venue"

- Rhys J- Solihull

"As always, an extremely interesting and informative day- would not hesitate to recommend a day with LINE+LIGHT"

- R.Whitelocks- Nottingham




"Really enjoyed the course. Friendly and helpful tutors. This really showed me what RAW can do and I'd recommend the course and will now do other courses through LINE+LIGHT"

- Anna G- Nottingham

"I've been trying to teach myself RAW, but its making MUCH more sense now!"

-Eric B- Nottingham

"Loads of interesting informaton presented in a logical manner with practial bits which were well structured"

- A.Wright- Derby

"I would like to thankyou for the excellent course yesterday- value for money and a very informative morning which flew by"

-R.Heesterman, South Yorkshire




"It's been a  great day- thankyou Martine for all your help and guidance with usiing my new camera in the manual settings in such a beautiful place"

-Chris T, West Bridgford

"Fantastic Martine, a good amount of information without overload! I am now going to be an aperture priority girl who checks her histograms and maybe even adjust the EV when I'm doing nice landscapes!"

Cathy B, Keyworth

"With Martine's passion and these stunning gardens, how can anyone fail to enjoy this course?"

Steve L, Duffield




""The best thing in the world is access to buildings we wouldn't normally get the chance to photograph- and that is exactly what happens- a fantastic opportunity not to be missed- thanks again"

-D.Wood- Sheffield

"perfect location, light, weather and organisation"

- June P- Derbyshire

"Fab location, amazing weather, great subjects, thanks again Martine- inspiring"

- F.Rhodes- West Bridgford

"What an inspiring day. Loads of great hints and tips. Fantastic location- who could ask for more?"

- Karen B- Nottingham




"For a complete novice, this has been a marvellous experience, thank you for your patience and understanding, enabling me to get some great photos- just the best"

-N.Espin- Stragglethorpe

"Thanks for a fantastic day- the birds are stunning and the support for the photography absolutely outstanding, thanks again"

- Lucy W- Nottingham

"A Brilliant day out- to get so close to the birds especially, which you never normally would expect to do"-

T. Houghton- Derby

"So many birds, not enough time- amazing" - J.Handry- Leicester




"I thoroughly enjoyed Bob's course last Saturday and found it most useful- I'd like to do the advanced day now too please"

-V.Hancock, Nottingham

" I Liked Bob's way of teaching- very precise and very thorough, I'll book for part 2 now and can't wait"

D.Hollingsworth, Nottingham

" Bob makes sense- I can see how and what I want to do now- thankyou so much"

-B.Elliott, Chesterfield




"The course is superb with excellent tuition and guidance. This is a complete contrast to my usual type and style of photography and a huge learning experience which I've enjoyed- many thanks"

- I .Taylor, West Bridgfod

"Thanks again for another educational day- it was great having this access to The Council House"

-Mark T, Nottingham

"A great day- encouragement, advice and unparalled access to Nottingham's best buildings"

-Margaret T, Lowdham

Click here for a video of the Photograph Birds of Prey course

Click here for a video of the How to Shoot Portraits on Location course

Click here for a video of the How to Photograph Gardens and Flowers course

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