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Reboot Your Practice with Yan Wang Preston

Saturday 3 June 2017, 11.00am to 4.30pm

Meet award-winning photographer Yan Wang Preston, get expert guidance and take your practice to the next level at this specialist event for photographers.

Winner of the Syngenta Photography Award 2017, Chinese-born Yan Wang Preston has exhibited at festivals and in solo and group exhibitions across the globe. She won the Shiseido Photographer Prize at the Three Shadows Photography Award in Beijing in 2016, was ‘Reviewers Choice' at FORMAT International Photography Festival 2014, and was selected for the 2015 UK-China Year of Cultural Exchange, with Mother River exhibited across China.

As well as offering an opportunity to meet a successful, professional photographer, this focused all-day event will include:

•    Advice on planning and researching long term projects
•    A discussion of challenges, advice and solutions
•    Information on financing your work
•    Guidance on getting your work seen
•    A chance to get critical feedback on your work
•    A chance to ask specific questions

In the afternoon, you’ll also have a chance to share an existing project with Yan Preston, Pippa Oldfield (Impressions Head of Programme), and other participants. In this friendly, supportive session you’ll receive guidance and feedback on your work, have the opportunity to ask questions about moving your practice forward, and see the work of fellow attendees.

The day is recommended for serious photographers at all levels and there are just 10 places available. This is a must-attend event for anyone seeking an insight into international photography and the creative and logistical skills needed to take your practice to the next level.

Further information

•    Booking essential 

•    Tickets: £55 or £40 concessions 

•    Event will run from 11.00am to 4.30pm with breaks throughout the day
•    Lunch included in ticket price
•    This event is limited to 10 attendees, places allocated on a first come first served basis

To book your place or for more information about the event call Angela Sheard, Programme Co-ordinator, on 01274 737843 or email

Waiting for the light at Y4, Central Tibet, 5 Nov 2011

Waiting for the light at Y4, Central Tibet, 5 Nov 2011