Mairi Grant Photography,Photographer,Auchterless,

Photography Workshops

I offer photography workshops both on a one to one and group basis.  Workshops cover most genres of photography and are tailored to cater for all ages and photographic abilities from beginner to advanced.


 Workshops on offer 



Exotic insects/animals (indoor in purpose built macro studio) and native insects/flowers (outdoor, seasonal) Teaching  sessions for beginners including camera settings, use of flash/other light sources and composition and for more advanced photographers- You have the pleasure of coming along to photograph something interesting and different. 


For indoor studio workshops we have various species of Jumping Spider and Praying Mantis, African and Indonesian Land Snails, Zebra Millipedes, Pink Legged Millipedes, Desert Locusts and Crickets we also have a Crested Gecko, a Hainan Cave Gecko and a Red Eyed Tree Frog.  Some other interesting creatures can be photographed depending on availability.  Some more interesting creatures coming soon!


Also available for separate Macro workshops


Photographing different subjects like water droplets, Dandelion Seed Heads, Incense smoke, Fire, plants and flowers etc.  

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The Macro Studio

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Photo walks in pre arranged local locations, Photographing seascapes, landscapes and historic buildings, focusing on light, framing, and composition.

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Workshops are obviously seasonal, focusing on long exposure photography of the night sky (Aurora when available), Milky Way Galaxy, stars and  landscapes/Seascapes as well as learning light painting and photographing  light trails.

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Workshops hosted in the local area.  Photographing wildlife of interest, focusing on camera settings, light and composition.

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Workshops covering basic and creative editing skills using Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop.  Improving knowledge of photograph correction and adding a new dimension to your photographic and creative skills.

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Photography workshop prices 


 2 hours - £50

 3 hours - £60

4 hours  - £80

Half day 10am-4pm - £100

Full Day 10am-8pm - £150 (Outdoor)

Night Workshop (Approx 4 Hours) £100 (Outdoor)

The full day workshop can be split between the macro studio and outdoor for those wanting to do both.

If you don't have an appropriate camera or lens/flash/tripod for any of the workshops, I can provide anything needed. 



To make an enquiry or a booking for any of my workshops please contact using the details below

Gift Vouchers available for Photography Workshops, prints and photoshoots

Mairi Grant Photography

Woodend Bungalow

Auchterless, Turriff


AB53 8ER

Home Tel: 01888511003

Mobile: 07557337999