ZEISS Fashion Photography Masterclass With ZEISS Ambassadors Luke & Mandy

15th October 2018 - Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire

We are pleased to be teaming up once again with ZEISS Ambassadors Luke & Mandy, this time to bring you the ultimate fashion photography event. The masterclass is taking place on Monday 15th October 2018 at the spectacular Eastnor Castle in Herefordshire.



This exclusive event will offer attendees a once in a lifetime opportunity to photograph a luxury couture fashion shoot, set in one of the UK's most exclusive & photogenic venues.

The masterclass will take place in Eastnor Castle’s most iconic rooms and in the Castle’s impressive grounds. With the opportunity to use a variety of ZEISS lenses, including the outstanding Otus range, Luke and Mandy will be setting up the fashion shoot in this dream location and will guide you through every step of the creative process, including tips on:

  • Planning a fashion shoot
  • What camera equipment to use
  • Camera settings
  • Lighting
  • Composition
  • Working with models
  • Editing
  • How to make money from your photography

All attendees are welcome to use any images taken on the day in their own portfolio, and will have the opportunity to print their own images using the Epson SC-P800 printer available throughout the masterclass.


But that’s not all…

We will also be running a competition for who we judge to be the top three photographers on the day. Prizes awarded will be:

  • > 1st Place: A Sony A7RIII, Batis 85mm & 135mm (RRP £5,738)

  • > 2nd Place: An Epson SC-P600 Printer (RRP £599)

  • > 3rd Place: A Manfrotto Befree Advanced Carbon Fibre Travel Tripod twist with ball head (RRP £319.95)



10:00 - 10:30 Arrival, Tea & Coffee
10:30 - 10:45 Masterclass Introduction
10:45 - 13:00 Morning Photography Session
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 16:00 Afternoon Photography Session
16:00 - 16:30 Masterclass Wrap Up

Event Partners


We are also delighted to announce that the event will be supported by a variety of great brands.

This will allow an exceptional opportunity to get hands on with some of the best equipment in the industry at this truly unique event. 



Registration Is Now Closed!


If you would like to register your interest and be added to our waiting list, please email your details to uk .marketing @zeiss .com

This event will cost £150 per person to attend and is due to run from 10:00 to 16:30.

Due to the exclusive nature of this event, photographers are asked to register their interest using the form below. Confirmation will be sent to those with a confirmed place by ZEISS UK in September along with payment instructions.

Lunch and refreshments will also be provided throughout the day.

Interested? Of course you are!

To register your interest, please complete the form below.

Eastnor Castle


Eastnor Castle lies in Herefordshire at the foot of the Malvern Hills on the edge of the Cotswolds. Surrounded by a beautiful deer park, arboretum and lake, Eastnor Castle is the home of the Hervey-Bathurst family.

To find out more about Eastnor Castle, click here.

To take a virtual tour of the Castle, click here.


Please note that there is the Hilton Puckrup Hall, Tewkesbury, which is 13 miles from the venue.

Our main event partner and ZEISS authorised dealer Clifton Cameras will be offering two separate ticket prices for the event, both with and without accommodation. Accommodation costs will be at a preferential rate of £85 for single occupancy room per night, or double occupancy room at £95, breakfast included.

To find out more about the Hilton Puckrup Hall, click here.