Please note, Waddesdon will be completely closed 29 June–5 July with the exception of the ticketed live music events. From 6-8 July the property reopens but there will be potential disruption to the Manor.

The live music events from 2-5 July are organised by Senbla. The grounds of Waddesdon have been hired as a venue only, and our staff are not involved in the organisation of these concerts. For any enquiries relating to these concerts, please contact Senbla here or email

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Digital Photography: Summer Colours of The Great Outdoors

25 June 2022


Stables Courtyard
Adult £48

Booking essential


Learn how to take exceptional photographs.

This course aims to develop your existing skills. The tutor will work with you individually and as a group to create interesting compositions and to teach you how to use your cameras settings and equipment to enhance and improve your photos.

During the course you will:

  • Learn how to compose and capture stunning photos of the gardens of Waddesdon Manor
  • Use natural and artificial light to create different and interesting shots with shape and shadow
  • Explore your camera’s different focussing modes and work through the most appropriate for the type of photos you’ll be taking
  • Explore the visual effects the selection of different lens focal lengths can create
  • Be introduced to our cameras metering systems and how we can influence the look of a shot using a simple process of exposure compensation
  • Edit your favourite shot of the day in Lightroom (editing software).

This course is run by Adult Learning Buckinghamshire.

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