Astro Photography Webinar with Tom Ormerod – live on Zoom

Olympus provide innovative solutions for state-of-the-art medical systems, digital cameras and scientific solutions. Throughout lockdown, they have been hosting online events.

Shooting the stars – Join Olympus Mentor Tom Ormerod as he presents a fascinating insight into Astrophotography with a webinar that’s going to be simply out of this world!

Tom will be covering everything from planning your shoots, to shooting in the field and editing your shots. He will touch on the best times of year to shoot the Milky Way and discuss Star Trail shooting for maximum effect.

He will also take you through his editing workflow, demonstrating the results that can be achieved with a single shot vs. a stacked milky way series. He will also be presenting several of his favourite images and explain the settings and equipment behind each image.

After the talk there will be the opportunity for ‘live’ questions from the audience (so come prepared!). These could be in response to the presentation or anything else Astro or Landscape photography related.

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Date: Saturday 23rd January 2021
Time: 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Price: £5

Live Composite workshop with Olympus – live on Zoom

Olympus provide innovative solutions for state-of-the-art medical systems, digital cameras and scientific solutions. Throughout lockdown, they have been hosting online events.

Join Olympus guru David Smith for an exclusive Zoom video workshop covering the innovative Live Composite feature!

During this 1-hour session, David will be talking about the outstanding Live Composite mode and exploring using light painting and long exposure photography as exciting ways to create stunning images with it.

He’ll also be answering any technical questions you might have, so come prepared with a list of what’s puzzling you and ask anything you like (within reason!) to be answered LIVE.

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Date: Friday 15th January 2021
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm
Price: Free

Navigating Super Control Panel workshop with Olympus – live on Zoom

Olympus provide innovative solutions for state-of-the-art medical systems, digital cameras and scientific solutions. Throughout lockdown, they have been hosting online events.

Join Olympus guru David Smith for an exclusive Zoom video workshop covering every aspect of the Super Control Panel!

Want to learn how to change settings on your Olympus camera quickly AND easily? During this one hour session hosted on Zoom, David will cover how to access camera functions easily by activating & using the Super Control Panel (SCP).

David will also be answering any questions you might have, so come prepared with a list of what’s puzzling you and ask anything you like (within reason!) to be answered LIVE.

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Date: Thursday 14th January 2021
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm
Price: Free

Online Light Painting Workshop with Michelle Essenson & The RPS – live on Zoom

Olympus provide innovative solutions for state-of-the-art medical systems, digital cameras and scientific solutions. Throughout lockdown, they have been hosting online events.

Explore the wonderful world of light-painting and learn how to create beautiful and unique images for yourself in a virtual workshop with Michelle Essenson!

This workshop consists of two half-day zoom sessions and a two-week practise period. The practise period includes small-group mini-zooms tailored to specific participant needs, and additional tutor access via email. This gives every participant the opportunity to develop their own skills and personal style to produce interesting and unique images. The workshop is suitable for people with any level of photography experience, who would like to explore light painting.

The course is run over two days, as detailed below:

Day 1: Saturday 9th January 13:30 – 17:00 GMT
Day 2: Saturday 23rd January 14:00 – 17:00 GMT

There will also be one hour Zoom session in a small group between these dates.

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Price: £71 to £95

Pro Capture workshop with Olympus – live on Zoom

Olympus provide innovative solutions for state-of-the-art medical systems, digital cameras and scientific solutions. Throughout lockdown, they have been hosting online events.

Join Olympus guru David Smith for an exclusive Zoom video workshop covering Pro Capture Mode!

During this 1-hour video session, David will be talking about Olympus’ exclusive Pro Capture Mode, which allows you to take up to 35 frames in full resolution. So, whether you’re shooting sports, wildlife or anything where the timing is unpredictable, you’ll never miss that critical moment again.

He’ll also be answering any technical questions you might have, so come prepared with a list of what’s puzzling you and ask anything you like (within reason!) to be answered LIVE.

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Date: Friday 8th January 2021
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm
Price: Free

Macro & Focus Stacking workshop with Olympus – live on Zoom

Olympus provide innovative solutions for state-of-the-art medical systems, digital cameras and scientific solutions. Throughout lockdown, they have been hosting online events.

Join Olympus guru David Smith for an exclusive Zoom video workshop diving into the miniature world of Macro & Focus Stacking in winter!

During this particular 1-hour video session, David will be discussing all things Macro, including his handy tips & tricks for getting great closeups as well as looking at how you can use focus stacking to create crisp detailed images from different focal points.

He’ll also be answering any technical questions you might have, so come prepared with a list of what’s puzzling you and ask anything you like (within reason!) to be answered LIVE.

Click here for more information and to book your place.

Date: Thursday 7th January 2021
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm
Price: Free

Bagels & Rye Virtual Course – live on Zoom


Nestled in West London, Hen Corner are living the good life complete with 24 hens, three colonies of honey bees, a fruitful kitchen garden and a weekly micro bakery. During the lockdown, they are hosting online/virtual courses.

Pop on your pinny and roll up your sleeves, this special course has been designed to help develop your artisan culinary skills as we create beautiful bread together from our London kitchen…

Sara Ward trained as a Bread Angel with Jane Mason of Virtuous Bread back in 2015 and has more recently completed a Five Day Intensive Bread course and further Croissant & Viennoiserie training with Richard Bertinet at his Cookery School in Bath.

Session Content:
* Making a firm bagel dough together
* Making a dark rye dough, choose fruited or seeded
* Shaping our bagels
* Demonstration of how to poach bagels before baking
* Baking bagels and rye

You can find out more information here.

Date: Monday 8th February 2021
Time: 5:00pm to 7.30pm
Price: £35.00

Marvellous Marmalade Virtual Course – live on Zoom


Nestled in West London, Hen Corner are living the good life complete with 24 hens, three colonies of honey bees, a fruitful kitchen garden and a weekly micro bakery. During the lockdown, they are hosting online/virtual courses.

Whilst the ground may look cold and barren in midwinter London, it’s a different story in sunny Spain – the Seville oranges are in season…

Session Content:
* A history of preserving and marmalade
* Top tips for the perfect set
* Preparing fruit and creating two varieties of marmalade:
– Traditional Seville Orange Marmalade
– Lemon, Honey & Ginger Marmalade

You can find out more information here.

Date: Wednesday 20th January 2021
Time: 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Price: £30.00

Bread Making Part Two: Savoury Virtual Course – live on Zoom


Nestled in West London, Hen Corner are living the good life complete with 24 hens, three colonies of honey bees, a fruitful kitchen garden and a weekly micro bakery. During the lockdown, they are hosting online/virtual courses.

Pop on your pinny and roll up your sleeves, this special course has been designed to help develop your artisan culinary skills as we create beautiful bread together from our London kitchen…

Sara Ward trained as a Bread Angel with Jane Mason of Virtuous Bread back in 2015 and has more recently completed a Five Day Intensive Bread course and further Croissant & Viennoiserie training with Richard Bertinet at his Cookery School in Bath.

Session Content:
* Making a savoury Italian style wheat dough together
* Shaping and baking Focaccia
* Shaping and baking Olive Fougasse
* Shaping and baking Pesto Pine nut Swirls

You can find out more information here.

Date: Monday 18th January 2021
Time: 5:00pm to 7.00pm
Price: £30.00

Introduction to Bread Making Virtual Course – live on Zoom


Nestled in West London, Hen Corner are living the good life complete with 24 hens, three colonies of honey bees, a fruitful kitchen garden and a weekly micro bakery. During the lockdown, they are hosting online/virtual courses.

Pop on your pinny and roll up your sleeves, this special course has been designed to help develop your artisan culinary skills as we create beautiful bread together from our London kitchen…

Sara Ward trained as a Bread Angel with Jane Mason of Virtuous Bread back in 2015 and has more recently completed a Five Day Intensive Bread course and further Croissant & Viennoiserie training with Richard Bertinet at his Cookery School in Bath.

Session Content:
* Introduction to making bread
* Understanding the key ingredients
* Working the dough
* Shaping the dough
* Baking the dough
* Making a basic versatile wheat dough together
* Shaping and baking both a loaf of bread and batch of rolls

You can find out more information here.

Date: Monday 11th January 2021
Time: 5:00pm to 7.00pm
Price: £30.00