We are offering you the chance to shoot with Canon's pro mirrorless range of cameras. The event will take place on 22nd November 2017 at our Clifton Cameras Academy in Dursley and the focus on Macro photography and there will be a workshop on the popular style of painting with light.

Professional photographer David Newton will be leading this workshop. David will guide you on how to be creative behind the camera and provide support and guidance for those wishing to become more advanced. The EOS M5 and M6 mirrorless cameras will be available to try on the day along with the adaptors, to enable you to use the vast range of EF and EFS lenses.

Places are limited, so make sure you register now by CLICKING HERE>

You must hurry, as there's only 15 slots per session, and only 10 slots for the Painting with Light workshop!

Our shop doors will be open from 9:00am till 5:30pm for you to drop in and see David during the day, with no booking required. This will be available outside of session times.

David Newton Bio

  • Professional photographer / videographer David Newton is a world travelling content creator and educator with a particular speciality in the subtleties of the Canon system.

    The former technical editor of EOS Magazine and Canon Professional Network (CPN), he has experience shooting stills and video with everything in the Canon range from CSC to C-Series.

    Unlike most other educators, who aim to show you how they shoot, David will ensure you know how to get the best out of the kit you have, whether it’s a camera, lens or speedlite, so you can make it work in any situation.

    >Click Here to see David's wide range of stunning photos and videos.

The Gear

  • Canon EOS M5 Mirrorless Camera

    Distilling the best of Canon compacts and DSLRs, the EOS M5 perfectly balances high performance and small size. With authentic EOS handling it is a powerful companion in your pursuit of the perfect shot.

    > Click here for more information

  • Canon EOS M6 Mirrorless Camera

    The speed and quality of a DSLR, in a compact body you’ll want to take everywhere. For the moments that no one else notices. The EOS M6 is your creative companion, packing the speed, quality and performance of a DSLR wherever you go.

    > Click here for more information


  • 9:00am - 10:00am  - Drop in session to see David and visit our Macro set-up
    10:30am - 11:15am - AM session in our Academy with David Newton
    11:45am - 12:55pm - 2nd Drop in session in the store to see David and visit our Macro set-up
    1:00pm - 1.45pm - Break for Lunch
  • 1:45pm - 2:35pm - Final drop in session to see David and visit our Macro set-up
    2:45pm - 3:30pm - PM session in our Academy with David Newton
    4:00pm - 5:30pm - *Painting with Light Workshop*
    5:30pm  - Finish