Wedding Photography Training – Mastering the Light with Pete Bristo

Wedding Photography Training in Scotland – Mastering the Light?with Pete Bristo MBE FMPA FRPS FBIPP FSWPP.

Date: Sunday?18th October 2015 – 2:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: Alan Hutchison Photography’s Studio, Manor Farm Business Park, Manor Loan, Stirling FK9 5QD

Cost: ?95?


This is going to be an action packed day where you will have the opportunity to learn all about light and the challenges and opportunities that Winter Weddings offer – ?Due to the time of this event we will have the opportunity to work and learn new photography lighting techniques in Daylight, Twilight and Darkness!

Pete will start with some great AV slide shows of recent work, followed by a discussion on his style of Wedding Photography

Twilight Wedding PhotographyHe’ll then share lots of Tips and Tricks in post production using Lightroom and Photoshop and the use of plugins to create those all important award winning images in minutes.

Pete will also share how he creates his beautiful warm tone monochrome images before moving onto creative use of evening and night lighting.

We’ll head out to a local church near the?studio to shoot our Bride in the late afternoon, early evening light.? This is a great time to demonstrate creative lighting and the Art of Posing the Bride discussed earlier in the afternoon. Bring along your camera to record the event.

Its Back to the Studio for a light afternoon lunch before heading back out to the magnificent Old Town area around Stirling Castle where Pete will cover the challenges of coping with fast changing light, and how to balance evening light with tungsten and LED lights plus off camera flash.

This is going to be a fabulous seminar and a great opportunity to learn key skills that will really add to your abilities as a Wedding Photographer

Dress: Wear some warm clothing and bring along a golf brolly or waterproofs just in case it rains!! We will have a couple of helpers looking after our Bride and holding the lighting.

Learn how to balance exposure in near darknessIts going to be a great afternoon and evening and we will be capturing some stunning imagery!?

Subjects Covered:

  • The Art of Posing the Bride & Groom
  • Lighting the Bride
  • Use of Reflectors
  • Use of Tungsten & Led lights
  • Off camera flash
  • On Camera Flash
  • Looking for the wider picture
  • Using surrounding Architecture
  • Shooting in low light
  • How to shoot Fireworks and Sparklers!

There will be lots of hands on shooting time and it will be a great opportunity to meet and greet other local photographers in the area. Get inspired for the Winter?wedding season. The Workshop is open to both Professional and Amateur photographers

We look forward to meeting you all, its going to be a great Day with lots of hands on shooting. Look forward to seeing you all there!


Pete is one of highest qualified Wedding Photographers in the United Kingdom. His work has won numerous awards including the SWPP’s Traditional Wedding Photographer of the Year 2012. You can view a list of Pete’s achievements here?

Cost: ?95 (Price includes a light?lunch and refreshments)


The training days we host at our studio usually all sell out,?so do yourself a favour and book this as soon as you can and take advantage of the early bird saving and ensure a place on what if going to be a fantastic training event.

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