See the Lake District with a photographer’s eye

The Lake DistrictExtraordinary landscapes inspire extraordinary creativity, from poems to photography, with one occasionally fuelling the other.

Now snap-happy creatives can develop their ability to capture Britain’s Lake District natural beauty with a special mini break that will encourage you to make the most of the areas diverse landscapes, which include ancient woodlands, rivers and, of course, lakes.

Located in the heart of the beautiful Borrowdale valley, the Leathes Head Country House Hotel has teamed up with award winning photographer Jason Chambers to offer a one-day photography course on Thursday 8th May 2014.

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Participants will be drawing inspiration from the scenery that prompted much of the output of William Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter, and fell walker, guidebook author and illustrator, Alfred Wainwright.

“Cumbria has some of the best scenery to capture and we have it on our doorstep!” says Jason. “The course is aimed at the beginner to intermediate levels. Come prepared with all your equipment incusing tripod, fully charged batteries and memory cards as well as walking boots and sensible clothing as there will be walking involved.”

Sounds like a heavenly excuse for an idyllic excursion, rain not withstanding!

Find details at
 or call 017687 77247.

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