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Elena Shumilova London - Award Winning Family Photographer | Vancouver, BC | Canada
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Elena Shumilova is returning third time to London. This time we will meet her with updated agenda in the spectacular location. Check it below!
Elena Shumilova is well known around the world for the photographs of her children and animals, from the farm in rural Russia. Her work has been covered by many major publications, including Daily Mail, ABC News, and popular internet outlets, such as Bored Panda, Petapixel, and Mother Nature Network, just to name a few.
Her works speak for themselves:
You can also check out her video profile that was made as part of the SmugMug Films series.


Spend two days learning from Elena in an exclusive hands-on workshop. See how she shoots on location and indoor, how she edits the photographs to create her stunning master pieces. 

1st day 

11:00 – 11:30 Meeting coffee
11: 30 – 13:30
Presentation by Elena on her philosophy
13:30 – 14:30 Lunch
15:00 – 17:00  Indoor photoshoot. 50 mm lenses are recommended.
17:30 – 20:00 Outdoor photoshoot with amazing models and animals. Lenses in the focal range 70 – 135 mm are recommended.

2nd day 

9:30 –  10:00 Morning coffee
10:00 – 12:00 Editing secrets
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 15:00 Editing secrets
Have your laptops with you with Phootoshop installed if you would like to follow her editing and try to do the same steps by yourself. 


Workshop will take a place at De Vere Wotton House, a picturesque country getaway in Dorking.
De Vere Wotton House hotel near Dorking, is an estate like no other. In what was once the former seat of the Evelyn family, this 17th-century house has a long tradition of entertaining guests.
Here, a mix of original features and 21st-century style set the tone so that our workshop will be memorable and inspirational.
Dining is relaxed whether it’s a meal in the 1877 Restaurant with simple, unfussy yet delicious food. Afternoon tea will be served both workshop days in our class room, whilst upstairs; you’ll find a collection of beautifully refurbished bedrooms and suites.
13 acres of grounds make it great to grab a pair of Hunters from the boot room and explore the Italian gardens, Roman temples and manicured lawns. All found just 10-minutes from J9 of the M25, with Gatwick Airport 40 minutes away and fast connections direct into London Waterloo.
Check video below to feel De Vere experience.


Workshop will take a place at Mercure Box Hill Burford Bridge Hotel
Nestled at the foot of Box Hill, newly refurbished 4-star hotel in stunning Northdowns landscapes is ideal for a unique workshop we will have. The elegant Garden Room Suite in which we spend two days is located in main house, with natural daylight and three French doors that lead onto its own private patio and garden.
Step into a country retreat with Elena Shumilova Photography within close proximity to Dorking, Leatherhead and within easy reach of the M25, Gatwick and Heathrow airports.
Contact details and directions here.
Have a look at this beautiful backstage video created by Mimage Creative Production on our first workshop with Elena.


Early bird bookings £520 (till 31st of August)
From 1st of September price is £570

What you will get?
– Knowledge and experience from Elena Shumilova
– Photoshoot practice indoor & outdoor
– Editing secrets from A to Z. Video tutorials included!
– Usage of images for your portfolio with the credit to Elena Shumilova Photography

– Coffee and Lunch during the workshop
– De Vere hosting experience




Transportation to the location of photo shoot might be required.  It can be organised at the expense of participants. 
*The workshop payment is not refundable unless severe circumstances. Selling and transferring of booking is participants responsibility.  
Regarding the accommodation please contact directly De Vere Wotton House.

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