Photography Workshops in Amazing Locations!

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Welcome to World In Focus! We are an Award Winning photographic company run by professional photographers Simon Watkinson and Tammy Tidmarsh. We are a small, friendly, family based business set in an idyllic location within the beautiful Peak District National Park.s

We are a leading provider of photography workshops and offer photography training from our Peak District home, as well as specialising in luxury overseas photography workshops in Asia. Simon provides first class tuition to all photographers who feel that they would benefit from professional guidance. Simon’s teaching style quickly creates a relaxed and fun learning environment that deliver results. Simon is a highly experienced photographer and teacher and is happy teaching beginners right the way through to advanced photographers alike.

We take your journey in photography seriously, offering dedicated training with very small group sizes. Many of our clients return time and time again to keep building on their knowledge in the warm and friendly environment that we offer. We want you to reach your photographic aspirations and are happy to be with you on this part of your journey, ensuring that you succeed.

We are 100% confident that your image making will be transformed as a result of taking our photography workshops – and that you will have lots of fun along the way.

Commercial Photography Services

Countryfile presenters Julia Bradbury and Adam Henson photographed by Simon at the Derbyshire Charity Clay Shoot Event. Read more >>

As well as photography workshops we also undertake commercial engagements. We cover everything from model shoots, band photography and actors, to corporate and personal profile images, to guest house accommodation, to stately homes and events.

We shoot a variety of products- large and small, from clothing and accessories, to food and agriculture and everything in between! Clients include Chatsworth House, Ker & Downey, Yeti Comfort Lodges, KGH Hotel Group, Peak Puddings, Manifold Inn, Nats Kitchen, Graphnet Health, Hill Bros. Publishing Group to name just a few.

If you are looking for a photographer for your next shoot or event, you can be assured that we are full time working professionals, who have the experience to deliver the exceptional results you are looking for. We have an in house studio available to use as required. To find out more about our Commercial Services visit >>


Up and Coming Photography Workshop Dates

Clients enjoying their photography at the Taj Mahal, India

24th March1 day Landscape Photography Workshop
27th March1 day Studio Lighting / Portrait Photography Workshop
11th & 12th May2 day Landscape Photography Workshop
24th – 26th May3 day Landscape Photography Workshop
10th June1 day Studio Lighting / Portrait Photography Workshop
11th JuneBeginners Photography Workshop
23rd June1 day Landscape Photography Workshop
7th – 9th July3 day Landscape Photography Workshop
2nd & 3rd September – 2 day Landscape Photography Workshop
17th September – 1st October Myanmar (Burma) Photography Workshop
15th October – 1 day Landscape Photography Workshop
21st October – 5th November India Photography Workshop (incorporating Pushkar Fair)
17th November – 1 day Studio Lighting / Portrait Photography Workshop
19th November – Beginners Photography Workshop
2nd & 3rd December – 2 day Landscape Photography Workshop