Photography events in Edinburgh

View all the upcoming Photography events taking place throughout Edinburgh below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

China: Through the Lens of John Thomson

China: Through the Lens of John Thomson

30th September 2021 - 22nd March 2022
Edinburgh West

The first Edinburgh exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in China is on display at the James Watt Centre, Heriot Watt University.
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Cityscape Photography Class

Cityscape Photography Class

1st November 2021 - 31st December 2022
Edinburgh Old Town

Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh old town as he shows you the very best places to take some truly special pictures!
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Edinburgh Personal PhotoShoot Experience

Edinburgh Personal PhotoShoot Experience

1st December 2021 - 1st December 2022
Edinburgh Old Town

Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh Old Town for your Personal PhotoShoot Experience! It's perfect for couples, families and solo travelers alike.
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Night Photography Workshop

Night Photography Workshop

10th January 2022 - 24th March 2022
Edinburgh Old Town

This Night Photography experience is designed for photographers who understand the fundamentals of exposure and now want to explore creativity in a different way.
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Switch to Manual Photography Workshop

Switch to Manual Photography Workshop

10th January 2022 - 31st December 2022
Edinburgh Old Town

Switch to Manual is an introductory workshop for camera users who tend to leave their camera set to Automatic modes and don’t unleash the full creativity that a DSLR or Bridge camera can deliver.
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Levern Camera Club

Levern Camera Club

Selected dates between 1st September 2021 - 25th May 2022

Whether you are a beginner, getting back into working with your camera or wanting to extend your skills join Levern Camera Club for their weekly meetings at The Fereneze Golf Club, Barrhead!

Find out about Levern Camera Club on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Fife

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

30th January 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at the Alhambra Theatre on January 30th 2022!

Events in Glasgow

Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group

Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group

Selected dates between 7th June 2021 - 7th March 2022

This year, Castlemilk Park Project are combining wildlife and photography in a series of photo walks and talks!

Find out about Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group on What's On Glasgow
Amartey Golding: Bring Me To Heal

Amartey Golding: Bring Me To Heal

4th December 2021 - 27th February 2022

Amartey Golding's new large-scale commission combines filmmaking, photography and a handcrafted garment to highlight generational trauma in Britain and offer collective rituals of healing.

Find out about Amartey Golding: Bring Me To Heal on What's On Glasgow
A Balkan Journey

A Balkan Journey

14th January 2022 - 28th February 2022

A Balkan Journey is a photographic exhibition by Chris Leslie through the towns and cities of post conflict Former Yugoslavia, being held between the 14th January and 28th February at Sogo Arts.

Find out about A Balkan Journey on What's On Glasgow
Photography Workshop: Telling A Story (8-13)

Photography Workshop: Telling A Story (8-13)

10th February 2022

In this FREE workshop for kids, photographer Kath Polley demonstrates how you can build a narrative with images which will pave the way for exploring Stop Animation techniques!

Find out about Photography Workshop: Telling A Story (8-13) on What's On Glasgow
Shooting at Night (14+)

Shooting at Night (14+)

10th February 2022

Come join Helensburgh Art Hub and photographer Kath Polley in this FREE workshop to learn about the technical aspects of aperture, shutter speed, ISO and shooting at night.

Find out about Shooting at Night (14+) on What's On Glasgow
Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

26th February 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at City Halls, Glasgow on Saturday 26th February!

Events in Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

25th February 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at Macrobert Arts Centre on Friday 25th February!

Events in Other Areas

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