THE HENLEY PHOTO SCHOOL
The Henley Photo School provides excpetional photography tuition to students of all levels. From beginners wanting to come off automatic to those wishing to become professionals, and everyone in between, there are courses for all. Based in the beautiful river-side town of Henley on Thames, The Henley Photo School courses are taught in a simple step-by-step manner to ensure all students understand the course content and progress as quickly and easily as possible. Classes are mainly run on a 1-2-1 basis, so lesson content can be set to the students exact needs.
Teaching is led by Helen Maynard, who has 20 years experience as both a professional photographer and photography teacher. She has a photography degree from the Surrey Institute of Art and Design, and a teaching degree from Oxford Brookes University. She has taught National Diploma, A’ Level and Foundation Degree courses, as well as many private corporate groups and individuals.
Helen's professional photographic commissions vary greatly: from residential and commercial interiors, still life, holiday brochures and jewellery catalogues to international catwalk shows, portraits, weddings and events. She has exhibited her work internationally and has projects held by The British Library, The Women’s Library London and in numerous private collections.
She is regularly asked to judge competitions and give talks to photography enthusiasts, and clubs.