These online events will feature high-level professionals who specialise in documentary work on an international level. We will talk about how to choose the right camera, lens, audio and lights, alongside practical techniques. Our photographers and filmmakers will give you advice on how to document the world around you. From war photography to short films, our courses and talks provide the perfect place to learn on the go. Did we mention they’re free?
Expertly led by professionals
Documentary is a style of photography and filmmaking that provides a straightforward and accurate representation of people, places, objects and events, and is often used in reportage or press. These events are led by professionals who have based their career around capturing significant and relevant historical events, as well as everyday life.
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Frequently asked questions
How much do your online events costs?
Our online events are completely free of charge. Just visit our website on a desktop, laptop or mobile phone. Our in-store events range from £7.00 - £49.00.
Are your online events recorded so I can watch them on-demand?
Yes. Our online courses are available to watch over on the Wex YouTube channel at any time.
What brands do you work with?
We host events from a huge variety of brands. This includes but is not limited to; Blackmagic, Canon, Capture One, DJI, Fujifilm, Hasselblad, Ilford, Manfrotto, Martin Parr Foundation, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic LUMIX, Pentax, Profoto, Sennheiser, Sigma and Sony.
How do I know if these events are for me?
These events offer tips and tricks around portraiture in both photography and video. They are suitable for audiences of any age.
Can I show you my work if I make something after watching an event?
Yes. Tag us at #WexHowTo and we will feature the best work on our social channels.