Akademie Workshops

Following in the footsteps of the original German Akademie dating back to 1934, the Leica Akademie UK offers a collection of workshops that aims to inspire a new generation of photographers and help capture the ‘decisive moment’ through a Leica lens.

A premier learning resource for Leica users, Leica Akademie UK workshops are open to entry-level photographers as well as those more experienced.
The Leica Akademie UK is located at 27 Bruton Place, London.
Look Both Ways – an Akademie Masterclass with Matt Stuart + Quick Shop
Look Both Ways – an Akademie Masterclass with Matt Stuart
Running from 5th August £450.00

Join the Leica Akademie for a fun and intensive two-day workshop with Magnum Photos Nominee Matt Stuart. Designed to provide inspiration to intermediate and experienced photographers alike, this program provides the...

Model in Landscape - A black and white workshop with by Arteh Odjidja at Clifton Cameras + Quick Shop
Model in Landscape - A black and white workshop with by Arteh Odjidja at Clifton Cameras
Running from the 9th August £125.00

Join portrait and fashion photographer Arteh Odjidja at Clifton Cameras (Gloucestershire), for this interactive black and white workshop, and frame your city from a unique perspective. Participants will learn how...


Western masters. Eastern insights. A unique pathway to exploring your photography with Eileen McCarney Muldoon & Olaf Willoughby + Quick Shop
Western masters. Eastern insights. A unique pathway to exploring your photography with Eileen McCarney Muldoon & Olaf Willoughby
Running from 1st August £495.00

This workshop format is unique, imaginative and intense. You will be shooting using the Japanese principles of Shu Ha Ri - a new perspective that will energise your work. This...

Building a Photographic Identity - A comprehensive Street Photography workshop  with Alan Schaller + Quick Shop
Building a Photographic Identity - A comprehensive Street Photography workshop with Alan Schaller
Running from 19th August 2017 £450.00

  In this comprehensive two-day workshop Alan Schaller will concentrate on developing your photographic concepts while explaining his approach to shooting. You will explore how to create a defined signature...


Studio Portraits with Arteh Odjidja at Park Cameras + Quick Shop
Studio Portraits with Arteh Odjidja at Park Cameras
Running from 24th August 2017 £125.00

Join portrait and fashion photographer Arteh Odjidja at Park Cameras (Burgess Hill), for an interactive studio workshop. Participants will learn how to direct a professional model, gain useful tips on...

Leica Bespoke - Treat yourself to a personalised Akademie session and overcome any stumbling blocks. + Quick Shop
Leica Bespoke - Treat yourself to a personalised Akademie session and overcome any stumbling blocks.
Upon Request from £75.00

Designed to help Leica Camera owners familiarise themselves with, and gain confidence in, the handling of their camera and further their photographic skills. This course will be tailored to you; topics...


Leica M Experience - Get hands on with the legendary Leica M. + Quick Shop
Leica M Experience - Get hands on with the legendary Leica M.
Running from the 6th January Complimentary

For aspiring Leica M owners, this experiential workshop offers the unique opportunity to discover the Leica M digital rangefinder system. It introduces you the system and you will be encouraged...

Leica SL Experience + Quick Shop
Leica SL Experience
Running from the 26th January Complimentary

Groundbreaking technology and exceptional performance; Discover why the Leica SL marks a new era in professional photography. This hands on workshop, designed for non-owners, gives participants an opportunity to explore...


Leica M Photographer - Continue your M journey by honing your skills and exploring the range. + Quick Shop
Leica M Photographer - Continue your M journey by honing your skills and exploring the range.
Running from the 13th January Complimentary

Specifically designed for Leica M (Typ240) and M Monochrom (Typ246) owners, this comprehensive and practical workshop will help you refine your photography skills and acquire new techniques to enhance your...

Leica M Experience @ City Store - Get hands on with the legendary Leica M. + Quick Shop
Leica M Experience @ City Store - Get hands on with the legendary Leica M.
Running from the 12th January £0.00

For aspiring Leica M owners, this experiential workshop offers the unique opportunity to discover the Leica M digital rangefinder system. It introduces you the system and you will be encouraged...


Controlling Fear & Acting on Impulse - A Street Photography Workshop with Robin Sinha + Quick Shop
Controlling Fear & Acting on Impulse - A Street Photography Workshop with Robin Sinha
Running from 22nd July £125.00

Join Leica Akademie Ambassador, Robin Sinha, for a one-day intensive street photography workshop. Learn how to act on that photographic potential that most of us witness on a daily occurrence,...

Mastering Available Light Portraiture with Cat Garcia + Quick Shop
Mastering Available Light Portraiture with Cat Garcia
Running from 12th August 2017 £125.00

Join portrait and advertising photographer Cat Garcia for a portrait workshop geared towards understanding available light. Often commissioned to shoot portraits for various publications, Cat is regularly faced with the...