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Master Classes, Courses and Workshops In Fashion and Nudes Photography


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You will be staying full-board on each of this fashion editorial shoot workshops.  More info below:



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Booking is open.


Workshop fees Include:


5 day location shoot in France.

Professional styling team and make up and hair artist.

Top named fashion outfits to shoot.

3 full days mentored shooting models one 2 one

Top professional editorial fashion and lingerie models.

1 day pre-production and location recce.

1 day post-production, image selection and image finishing.

3 editorial fashion shoot mood boards.



Not included is your travel, flights and 6 nights staying full board at the chateau.


Accommodation needs to be payed for locally at 150 euros full board per night per person sharing a twin room.




Very limited places available


There are only 6 to 8 places on this fashion photography workshop. We limit the numbers so you will be getting the best learning experience, i,e you will learn every thing you need to know about shooting editorial fashion and lingerie photography on location using available natural daylight light, artificial light using flash equipment kits, on and off camera flash, lighting modifiers, reflectors, diffusers and bounced light.



Models and styling mood boards


The chosen models and the styling mood boards will be provided to you after you have booked your place before the shoot start date to keep this exclusive so your images are unique.  Too often concepts get copied by others.



The location


Chateau de Clerac, L'art Studio: a fabulous Napoleonic chateau set in the beautiful French countryside, about 45 minutes North of Bordeaux, which is very easy to get to from most European cities; it's also the location for Bruce's Fashion Editorial Shoot Experience, shooting a story French Art Noir editorial for a fashion magazine.



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The accommodation


There is lovely comfortable full board shared twin bedroomed accommodation at 150 euros per night you can choose to have a private room at an extra 50 euros per night on top of the normal accommodation fees, subject to availability.


Fine dining every evening with very lovely French wine's  and great company with the team member's of stylist, hair and make artist and of course our model's and fellow photographer's.


Nothing else to pay for apart from your flights to Bordeaux.


We have transfers to and from the airport and railway station in Bordeaux at a cost of £50 per person return or free transfers if you can make it the local railway stations of Saint Yzan or Coutras.


Bringing a none shooting friend or partner with you


Bring a friend or loved one at an extra £125 (150 euros) per night sharing your twin or double room including full board accommodation


We can cater for most dietary needs, please let us know if you require anything specific,  we will do our best to accommodate, we tend to eat local and healthy food. If you have any issues with animals please let us know, we do have dogs, cats, rabbits, parrots, chickens and horses at the chateau.


What you need to bring


You will need to bring with you your DSLR, lenses ( I use 17 to 55 f2.8, 24 to 70 f2.8 and 70 to 200 f2.8), memory cards, card reader, chargers and batteries, a laptop with Photoshop, Bridge or Lightroom installed plus any cables for your kit. Plus your clothes, suitable for the weather in this part of France in March and toiletries.


Stay a bit longer


It is possible to extend your trip to turn this trip into the perfect photography workshop and holiday, please message me for information about extending your stay in Clerac/Bordeaux. This is an extra £125 (150 euros) per night per person full board.



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Booking and paying the fees


Fill out the image submission/contact/booking form using the link below, you will need to provide me with links to at least 5 of your latest fashion or fine art nude style images or a website link to your photographs plus a few words about your photography objectives if you attend this shoot trip for myself and the other team leaders to see to help us re your mentoring during the shoot. Pay the relevant payment, full fee, deposit or first installment and your in.














The first of these amazing location editorial fashion shoots is a 5 day art noir erotic fashion editorial workshop in France at Chateau De Clerac, near Bordeaux.


At a Napoleonic Chateau in France


When: 1st to 5th April 2018 Exact dates TBA


Fee: £1250 (£1150 if you pay in full now)


Where:  Chateau De Clerac, near Bordeaux



In full £1150 to reserve your place

(Pay in full now and save £100)






A deposit of £250 to reserve your place

(Balance of £1000 to be paid min 30 days before shoot date)






In 3 payments of £417 to reserve your place

(Then 2 monthly payments of £417 to be fully paid by 30 days before shoot date)





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Don't forget to fill in the booking form first telling us about your booking, if you require a private room or you would like to bring a none shooting partner with you and adding the links to your 5 best images.